David Burkette

Caught On Camera: Possible Attempted Break-In At Senator David Burkette’s Home

State Senator David Burkette (D, Montgomery)  says he’s on edge after he says someone tried to break in his home last Wednesday; and it was all caught on camera. He also says it’s not the only run-in he’s had with the suspected culprits. Burkette  spoke to Alabama News Network about the incident at his home in South Montgomery. He says…

David Burkette Wins the Democratic Runoff for Alabama Senate Seat

Montgomery City Councilman David Burkette has won the Democratic primary runoff for Alabama Senate District 26. He defeated state Rep. John Knight. The unofficial results are: David Burkette  3,575  55% John Knight      2,979  45% The only votes left to be counted are provisional ballots. Election officials say they plan to tally those votes next week. The seat became…

District 26 Senate Seat Run-Off Election, One Week Away

Voters in Alabama’s 26th district will hit the polls next week for the runoff election for state senate. Representative John Knight and Montgomery city councilman David Burkette will face off on February 27th for that currently vacant seat. District 26 includes West, South and North Alabama as well as the Western edge of Pike Road. Last month, the Alabama democratic…

David Burkette reaches 24 year mark with basketball camp

For over 20 years David Burkette has been sharing his love of basketball with kids.

Montgomery, AL (alabamanews.net)— Most know David Burkette as a city councilman, but today he was Coach Burkette. For over 20 years, he’s been sharing his love of basketball with kids. “Coming up I was one of 14 kids and we could not afford a structured basketball camp or any kind of camp for that matter, and I realized coming from such a…