Family members have confirmed the death of 21-year-old Cecil Ross. He was hit and killed by an Amtrak train Thursday afternoon near Buttermilk Rd. in Cottondale. Cecil is the brother of Heaven Lashae Ross, an 11-year-old girl who was last seen alive at a trailer park in Northport back in 2003. Her remains were found three years later at an abandoned house in Holt.
Looking for some laughs after a long, hard week? You may enjoy The Actor's Charitable Theatre's production of "Friday Night Live", a sketch comedy show loosely based on NBC's popular "SNL". The fun starts Friday, August 1st at the Bama Theatre in downtown Tuscaloosa. Tickets are $10 at the door. The show begins at 8 p.m.. You can find out more online at theactonline.com.