Madison County

Commission considers center to provide resources for caregiver grandparents

BY: - November 7, 2023

A state commission is considering recommending the creation of centers that provide resources for grandparents who care for their grandchildren. Keith Lowhorne, vice-president of Kinship for the Alabama Foster & Adoptive Parents Association, suggested the idea during a Tuesday meeting of the Joint Interim Study Commission on Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, touting it as one avenue […]

David Cole, wearing a brown suit, sits at a microphone in a committee room.

Madison County judge accepts former state Rep. David Cole’s plea agreement

BY: - October 10, 2023

Former Rep. David Cole, R-Madison, will serve 60 days in Madison County after pleading guilty to a charge of voter fraud. Madison County Circuit Court Judge Alan Mann Tuesday accepted a plea agreement negotiated after Cole pled guilty to a charge of knowingly voting at a polling place where he was not authorized to vote. […]