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Pilot remembered as devoted family man, deacon, business leader

VESTAVIA HILLS, Ala. (WIAT)We’re learning more about the pilot and victim of the fatal plane crash in Shelby County last Thursday. The coroner there confirms 38-year-old John Wyatt of Vestavia Hills died in that accident. 346 more words


PHOTOS: Fatal plane crash in Shelby County

CLICK to view a photo gallery from the scene of the Thursday night plane crash near Shelby County airport.


One dead after plane crashes near Shelby County airport

SHELBY COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — One is dead after a fiery plane crash near the Shelby County airport.

The crash occurred on 9th Street off Highway 25 in Calera. 319 more words


Mom arrested after newborn tests positive for marijuana

ALABASTER, Ala. (WIAT) — A woman in Alabaster is facing child endangerment charges after her newborn baby tested positive for marijuana.

Alabaster police Chief Curtis Rigney tells us 30 year-old Jacquilyn Johnson tested positive for marijuana- after she gave birth at Shelby Baptist medical center last month. 94 more words

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Man riding scooter crashes on I-75 near Sidney

SIDNEY, Ohio (WDTN) – A traffic alert for you out of Shelby County.  Interstate 75 is back open after a man riding a scooter crashed. 51 more words


Shelby County robbery victim relieved after news of arrest

SHELBY COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — News of an arrest has one robbery victim in Shelby County breathing a sigh of relief.

Investigators have charged a 20-year-old man in connection to a string of robberies spanning multiple jurisdictions. 427 more words