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8-year-old dies from injuries after being hit by truck

An Airport Intermediate School student who was struck by a truck Nov. 5 while waiting for a school bus passed away from injuries sustained in ... Read more

Mayor demotes WPD deputy chief

Wetumpka Deputy Police Chief Anthony Crenshaw was notified late Monday afternoon that he has been demoted to lieutenant and reassigned to the investigative division of ... Read more

Wetumpka City Council names new police chief

The Wetumpka City Council voted 4-1 Monday night to hire special agent Danny Billingsley of the Alabama Attorney General’s Office as the new Wetumpka Police ... Read more

WPD deputy chief’s future to be known on Monday

City of Wetumpka Attorney Regina Edwards told The Herald that the Wetumpka Police Department’s embattled Deputy Chief Anthony Crenshaw will find out Monday what disciplinary ... Read more

Deputy police chief meets with mayor to ‘protect’ his character

Deputy police chief meets with mayor to ‘protect’ his character

  Wetumpka Mayor Jerry Willis and WPD Deputy Chief Anthony Crenshaw met behind closed doors Wednesday afternoon while more than a dozen supporters, including ousted ... Read more