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Local News For Tuesday, August 16th, 2022



Good morning y’all, and now a little news to get you up and going. weather-wise, mostly sunny to partly cloudy this Tuesday. A bit breezy. and not as humid as the past few days with highs between 91 and 95.

Now your Daily arrest report is 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:


Lisa Howard, 52, of Prattville, AL was arrested for Theft of Property 1st Degree


Tony Adalius Smith, 45, of Alexander City, AL was arrested for SORNA violation


Donald Keith Thompson, 39, of Lagrange, GA was arrested for Failure to Appear - Unlawful Possession of Marijuana


From Lanett


1. Tyler Johnson, 26, of Lanett, AL arrested for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.


2. Eddie Boyd, 45, of Valley, AL arrested for Failure to Appear.


3. Cartino Williams, 48, of Lafayette, AL arrested for Failure to Appear.


Lanett Police also reported the following incidents:


1. Breaking/Entering a Motor Vehicle and Theft 2nd reported in the 2600 Blk Cusseta Rd.


2. Burglary 3rd, Theft 1st reported in the 2800 Blk Phillips Rd.


3. Criminal Mischief 3rd reported in the 4200 Blk Phillips Rd.


4. Theft 4th reported in the 200 Blk S 15th St.


5. Theft 4th reported in the 1400 Blk S Gilmer Ave.


From Valley


Donald Keith Thompson, 39 from Lagrange

Public Intoxication, and Resisting Arrest


Valley Police also report the following incident:


2100 Block of 40th Street

Incident / Offense

Unlawful Breaking and Entering of a Motor VehicleTheft of Property 4th Degree


2100 Block of 40th Street

Incident / Offense

Unlawful Breaking and Entering of a Motor VehicleTheft of Property 3rd Degree


1100 Block of County Road 502

Incident / Offense

Identity Theft


2000 Block of 40th Street

Incident / Offense

Unlawful Breaking and Entering of a Motor VehicleTheft of Property 3rd Degree


6400 Block of Cleveland Road

Incident / Offense

Unlawful Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle


2100 Block of 40th Street

Incident / Offense

Unlawful Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle


and now Obituary's brought to you by Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home, providing dignified service since 1900.


Johnson Brown announces the passing of the following:


Mary “Jane” Dunn Mason of Florence left this life Saturday, August 6, 2022, at her home in Florence, Mississippi. She was 79 years old.,


Mrs. Mason was born in West Point, GA, to Curtis and Gladys Dunn. After a short marriage that produced two children, she met the love of her life and married Bobbie Lee Mason. After moving to Mississippi, she attended and graduated from the school of Nursing, at Hinds Jr. College in 1979. She worked as a nurse for the next 41 years, helping those that needed her. She was also an avid Alabama football fan.


Along with her parents, Jane is preceded in death by her husband, Bobbie Lee Mason; sisters, Shelia and Janice; brother, Curtis “Bubba” Jr.; son, Randy; stepsons, Stephen and Mike.


She is survived by her daughter, Jackie; sons, Bobbie Lee, Jr. and Richard; 8 grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren.


Her devotion to her family, friends, football, and work will always be remembered and cherished.


A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, at 10:00 A.M. EDT at Langdale Cemetery.


Please visit her Memorial Tribute page at www.johnsonbrownservicefh.com to leave a kind message for her family, share a memory of Ms. Mason, or light a Remembrance Candle in her memory.

Brenda Sivell of Lanett, AL, formerly of LaGrange, GA, passed away on August 10, 2022, at East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika.


Mrs. Sivell was born to Lewis and Estelle McClurg on February 21, 1948, in Lagrange, GA. She was a graduate of LaGrange High School, The University of Georgia, and Columbus State University. She was a beloved elementary school teacher of over 28 years with the Muscogee County School System and the Troup County School System. Mrs. Sivell loved to travel and spend time with her family. She was a loving mother and grandmother who had a kind, giving spirit.