Officers said on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, the senior victim was shopping inside the Jefferson Avenue Food Mart, located at 5408 Jefferson Avenue, when the suspect stole cash from the victim and began striking him in the back of the head with a handgun.
Changes may be coming to a law that just went into effect this year. The Alabama Literacy Act states that if a third-grader is not reading at grade level by the end of the school year the child could be at risk of being retained.
Pelham was one of the areas hardest hit by that record flooding. The store manager at the Pelham Home Depot admits there are a few empty shelves, but she said people can find pretty much everything they need to recover from the flood.
Servpro, the fire and water cleanup and restoration company, has been busy helping people recover from the record flooding we saw two weeks ago. They’ve been so busy that they’ve had to call in reinforcements to help keep up with demand.