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David Goodwin

Eclectic Editor
North Ann Street blaze ruled burglary/arson

North Ann Street blaze ruled burglary/arson

A fire that gutted the rear of a manufactured home on North Ann Street Wednesday morning has been ruled arson by the Alabama State Fire ... Read more

Claud Road fire determined to be arson

Claud Road fire determined to be arson

Eclectic Fire Chief Adam Graham confirmed Thursday morning what a Claud Road resident believed from the beginning. The fire that destroyed Vanessa Freeman’s home in the ... Read more

Political season is just beginning to warm up

It’s been a long time since there was a competitive race for the Statehouse here in Elmore County. The last one I recall was the ... Read more

Nix pleads guilty to murder in death of 6-year-old Eclectic girl

Nix pleads guilty to murder in death of 6-year-old Eclectic girl

Bernard Nix, one of three men charged in the January 2011 shooting death of 6-year-old Kenyatta Kendrick, pleaded guilty to murder Thursday. Circuit Judge Sibley ... Read more