Area News

Body found in Holmes County identified as missing Geneva man

An autopsy has confirmed Tuesday that the body found in Westville,Fl. is that of 36-year-old Brett Joshua Grantham. The Geneva man was last seen on Aug. 22 in the Franklin Avenue area. Geneva Police Chief Tony Clemmons says he believes an altercation occurred in Geneva, then the body was transported across the state line to…

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Police chase ends fatally

On the afternoon of Wednesday, April 7, the Covington County Sheriff’s Office was alerted when an ankle monitor was cut and/or removed from an inmate in the Work Release Program. Inmate Donald Turner was one of three working at the Covington County Arena. Turner stole a vehicle parked at the arena and abandoned the vehicle near the Stanley community. Through a collaborative…

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Three killed in crash south of Slocomb

UPDATE: The victims were identified as Catrina Adams, 18, Kylee Duplesis, 15, both of Bonifay, Fla., and Kearri Brown, 17, of Vernon, Fla. Catrina and Kylee were sisters. A two-vehicle fiery crash in south Alabama Tuesday morning left three people dead. The accident happened at 10:17 a.m. on Geneva County 4, about 11 miles south…

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