Councilman's trial set for Monday

The Russell County Circuit Court trial of Phenix City Councilman Ray Bush will be heard by Lee County District Court Judge Russell Bush at 2:30 p.m. EST Monday at the Russell County Courthouse.

Bush, 70, is accused of the misdemeanor harassment of City Clerk's Office administrative assistant Charlotte L. Sierra. A complaint was filed by Sierra with the Phenix City Police and forwarded to the Russell County District Attorney's Office for investigation.

The investigation resulted in Bush's arrest on Sept. 14.