Dallas County Sheriff Mike Granthum

Selma Private School Employee Charged with Stealing $10,000 from School

  An accountant at a private school in Selma has been arrested and charged with stealing $10,000 from the school. Dallas County Sheriff Mike Granthum says Jennifer Robinson, 43, of Selma is charged with theft of property. He says she has been the accountant at Meadowview Christian School for several years. He says an investigation lasting a couple of moths…

Traffic Stop Leads to Three Drug Arrests in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A routine traffic stop — leads to three drug arrests in the city of Selma. Sheriff Mike Granthum says deputies pulled over a red light runner last night. And when the car stopped — one of the passengers jumped out — and took off running. Deputies caught and arrested 26 year old Devonta Cleveland of…

Perry County School Board Member Donald Nichols Indicted on Rape Charge

Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson says Perry County School Board Member and former County Commissioner Donald Nichols, 66, was indicted Tuesday by a Dallas County grand jury on first-degree sexual abuse and attempted rape charges. Nichols was arrested for the alleged crime at his home in August. At the time, Dallas County Sheriff Mike Granthum said a woman told…

Perry County School Board Member Facing Sex Abuse Charges

A Perry County School Board member, and former county commissioner, is facing sexual abuse and attempted rape charges in Dallas County. 66-year-old Donald Nichols was arrested Wednesday night at his home. Dallas County Sheriff Mike Granthum says a woman told investigators that she and Nichols were out fishing, when Nichols began making sexual advances towards her. She said when she…