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Local News For Thursday, March 10th, 2022

Good morning y’all, and now a little news to get you up and going. Weather-wise, scattered showers are forecast to pass through our area through the midday or early afternoon hours. We should see at least some sun by the end of the day with highs mostly in the mid to upper 60s.

Now your Daily arrest report brought to you by Trenter Bail Bonding, locked up, need to get out, call Jeff, or Jimmy at 334-864-5559. From Chambers County, Chambers County Sheriff's Office reports the following:

Angel Rivera Polo, 30, of Lanett, AL was arrested for Driving Under the Influence

Jeterrio Glynntavius Booker, 32, of Lanett, AL was arrested for Failure to Pay - Driving while Revoked

David William Thrash, 55, of Lafayette, AL was arrested for Domestic Violence 3rd Degree

Amanda Sue Hall, 33, of LaGrange, GA was arrested for Attempting to Elude Law Enforcement Officers and Reckless Driving

Crystal E. Callahan, 32, of Clearwater, FL was arrested for Theft of Property 4th Degree

From Lanett

1. Jaedon Smith, 21, of Ashland, AL arrested for Attempting to Elude.

2. Trayvis Minnifield, of Opelika, AL arrested for Failure to Pay.

Lanett Police also report the following incidents:

1. Domestic Violence 3rd, Theft 4th reported in the 100 Blk N 14th Ave.

2. Harassment reported in the 600 Blk S 6th Ave.

From Valley

Jy'querius Da'Quon Robinson, 22 from Valley

Possession of Marijuana 2nd, Carrying a Pistol without a Permit

Amanda Sue Hall, 33 from Lagrange

Criminal Trespass 3rd Degree / Harassment

Valley Police also report the following incidents:

2100 Block of 40th Street

Incident / Offense

Hit and Run

3300 Block of US Highway 29

Incident / Offense

Theft of Property 1st Degree

100 Block of Fairway Drive

Incident / Offense


and now Obituary's

Funeral announcements brought to you by Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home, providing dignified service since 1900.

Johnson-Brown announces the passing of Mr. Ed Davis, age 96. of Valley, Alabama passed away on Saturday, March 5th, 2022 at his residence.

Mr. Davis was born on September 12th, 1925 in Hamburg, Alabama to the late Ed R. Davis, Sr., and Ruby Jones Davis. He was a member of the Shawmut United Methodist Church. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the US Navy in the Pacific theater on the USS Missouri.

He was a Sub District Manager for Alabama Power for 38 years. He was a former wrestler for Auburn University who started wrestling programs at Enterprise High School, Valley High School, and Springwood School. Known affectionately as “Mr. Ed” he umpired baseball games throughout the Valley area for many years. He was very active in the community, serving on the board of Lanier Memorial Hospital for over 20 years, working with the Chamber of Commerce where he was a past President, was an avid member of the Jaycees, serving a term as State President, was a member of the Kiwanis Club, and a volunteer at Calloway Gardens. He had a lifelong hobby of building and flying model airplanes.

Mr. Davis is survived by his wife of 73 years, Ann M. Davis; children, Deborah Ann Davis, Kay D. (Tom) Perryman, Ed R. (Dolly) Davis, III, and Mike (Re) Davis; grandchildren, Greg D. Rice, Ginger R. (Erik) Lubinger, Jill R. (Michael) Turner, Ed R. Davis, IV, Calli (Chris) Gagnon, Jena (Ryan) Hudmon, Jade (Blake) Hudmon, and Hannah Davis; great-grandchildren, Lilli, Ellison, Keller, Karson, Reese, Max, John Lawrence, Caty-Mae, Jack, Addisyn, Karsen, and Ryker; brother, Henry Taylor (Barbara) Davis.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 10th, 2022 at 10:00 AM (EST) at the Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home Chapel in Valley. Graveside services will follow at 3:00 PM (EST) at Shelby Memory Gardens in Calera, Alabama. Pastor Gerald Carnes will officiate. Mr. Davis’ family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 PM EST at the Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home in Valley.

Please visit Mr. Davis’ Memorial Tribute page at to leave a condolence for his family, to share a memory of Mr. Davis, or to light a Remembrance Candle in his memory.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley directing.

Johnson-Brown also announces the passing of Mr. Charles Rush Hall, age 90, of Valley, Alabama passed away on March 4th, 2022 at his residence.

Mr. Hall was born on September 1st, 1931, in Shawmut to the late Rush Hall and Thelma Moore Hall of Shawmut. He was a lifelong resident of Valley, Alabama (Shawmut).

He proudly served in the US Army as a staff sergeant during the Korean War where he was awarded two Bronze Stars. He worked for West Point Pepperell’s Shawmut Mill for over 48 years. He was an active member of the First Baptist Church of Lanett until his illness. He served His Lord as deacon, Sunday school teacher, youth leader, training union director, men’s brotherhood president, and Carpenters for Christ.

He loved his Shawmut community. He enjoyed playing slow pitch softball for many years. His activities included serving as a Boy Scout leader, helping establish the Shawmut School Reunion, and Bobby’s Backyard Brotherhood. He was a Stewmaster and helped at David’s BBQ. He also started his own bible study at home. He is known for entertaining churches and clubs with his dancing dolls. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Glenella Fetner Hall; his daughters, Sheena (Tommy) Siggers of Valley and Wendy (Art) Knight of Knoxville, Tennessee; his grandchildren, Jonathan (Ashleigh) Siggers, Tinsley (Dustin) Harrison, Ruthie Knight, Arthur “Little Art” Knight, Adie Knight, Asher Knight, and Lacy Knight, all from Knoxville; his great-grandchildren, Jon David and Hallston Siggers of Knoxville; his daughter-in-law, Nanci Pike Hall; his sisters, Tommie Brown of Valley, Reita Timlin and Jane Keith of Florida along with many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son, Randal Charles Hall.