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Baldwin County career criminal sentenced to federal prison
30-year-old Chaney Darnell Thomas of Bay Minette sentenced to 21 years, six months in federal prison on gun and drug charges. BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WKRG) -- A Bay Minette man will spend the next two decades behind bars after pleading guilty in federal court Tuesday morning to gun and drug charges. His
13 is a lucky number for Alabama singer on 'The Voice'
Alabama's Kirk Jay has cleared another hurdle on "The Voice," making the list of the top 13 contestants. Jay, a country singer from Bay Minette, distinguished himself on Monday's episode with a performance of Diamond Rio's "One More Day." He survived elimination on Tuesday's results show, acing the
Cell phone ban begins at all Baldwin County courthouses
A new rule at Baldwin County courthouses caused some frustration Tuesday, November 13, 2018 for those with courthouse business. As of Tuesday, cell phones can no longer be brought inside. This all came about because of security concerns. It's a rule that many learned about for the first time as they
MCSO investigators believe Creola police officer lied about shooting
MOBILE COUNTY, Ala. (WALA) - Mobile County Sheriff's Office investigators said they are no longer investigating an alleged officer-involved shooting in Creola because they believe it didn't happen. The investigation started Monday, November 12, when Creola Police Sgt. Donald Clark Turberville claime
Hours After Triple Shooting Arrest, Atmore Council Yanks Chick-a-Dee Business License
U.S. Marshals arrested 34-year old Anji Lynn Baker of Bay Minette in Escambia County, FL, about midday Tuesday. He was booked into the Escambia County Jail without bond where he was being held as a fugitive from justice. He will be extradited back to Alabama to face three counts of attempted murder.
Baldwin County Commission members sworn in
BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WPMI) —A packed room in Bay Minette as dozens gathered for the official swearing in of the four-member Baldwin County Commission.Three new Commissioners were sworn in with only one former commissioner , Charles Skip Gruber being re-elected to the four-year term.New commissioners a
Man accused of killing Faith Academy teacher in court Wednesday
Mobile, Ala. (WKRG) - UPDATE 9:55am: Baly Hobson, facing charges of DUI manslaughter and other charges related to the fatal hit and run of a Faith Academy teacher, has waived the preliminary hearing scheduled for Wednesday morning. The case now goes to a grand jury. -- ORIGINAL STORY: The man accuse
Mobile Police: Woman cut by mother, mother charged with harassment, assault
(image: WPMI) Mobile Polce: Woman cut by mother, mother charged with harassment, assault According to Mobile Police, on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at approximately 3:43 p.m. police responded to the 2000 block of Belle Rose Drive in reference to a domestic complaint. The victim stated her mother cam
MPD: Mother cuts daughter during altercation
According to Mobile Police, 62-year Wanda Jackson assaulted her daughter on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at approximately 3:43 p.m. Authorities say officers responded to the 2000 block of Belle Rose Drive in reference to a domestic complaint. The victim stated her mother came to her residence and got
Arrest made in Atmore triple shooting
ATMORE, Ala. (WKRG) - Three people were shot inside the Assembly Hall on Carver Avenue in Atmore, Alabama just after midnight Sunday morning.
Sheriff's Office investigates reported Creola officer-involved shootout
According to the sergeant, he fell to the ground injuring his knee as the suspect fled the scene, MCSO says. He was taken to a local hospital and was released, according to the Sheriff's Office.
Teen accused of shooting Mobile Police Officer pleads not guilty to attempted murder
Bond has been granted for Dajoune Dubose, the teen accused of shooting a Mobile Police Officer. A judge set bond at $507,500 for Dubose. $500,000 of that is for the attempted murder charge and $15,000 of that must be paid in cash. The judge set bond at $7,500 on the receiving stolen property charge.
Hurricane, other factors combine to delay Orange Beach school - Lagniappe Mobile
From battered docks to eroded beaches and coastal flooding, the storm has some residual side effects, including some that are causing county school officials to delay construction of a new school in Orange Beach for a year.
VIDEO: Baldwin County career criminal sentenced to federal prison
A Bay Minette man will spend the next two decades behind bars after pleading guilty in federal court Tuesday morning to gun and drug charges. His name is Chaney Thomas, described as a "thorn in the side" of law enforcement.
Creola police releasing little information about alleged officer involved shooting
However, with a potential shooter on the run, NBC 15 is asking for more information about an alleged suspect that could be armed and dangerous.
Buc-ee's hiring, opening in Baldwin County in January
BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) -- Unlike anything you have ever seen, that is how the Buc-ee's Travel Center is being described and if you want to work there, they are hiring. Billboards have been up for a while along major Baldwin County highways advertising all the jobs and they will have to fill the
Attorney: Fatal shooting near Ladd-Peebles Stadium is a case of self-defense
Nineteen-year-old Michael Montgomery, and his attorney, Mike Kaoui, decided to waive the case and let a grand jury hear all of the evidence.
18-wheeler rig jackknifed on I-65 South overpass in Mobile
MOBILE, Ala -- The Mobile Fire-Rescue Department and other agencies responded to a multiple-vehicle accident Tuesday morning on Interstate 65 in Mobile early Tuesday morning. An 18-wheel tractor-trailer rig was among the vehicles involved in the accident on the slick roadway just before 6 a.m. +1
Arrest made in Chick-A-Dee shooting
Atmore Police Chief Chuck Brooks reported shortly after noon Tuesday that Angi Lynn Baker, 34, was located and taken into custody in Pensacola, Fla. around 11:30 a.m. Baker is charged with three counts of attempted murder.
Kaufman man sentenced to 84 months in federal prison in armed robbery in Alabama
KAUFMAN, Texas —A 25-year-old Kaufman man was sentenced to 84 months in federal prison in connection with an armed robbery in Spanish Fort, Alabama, prosecutors announced Tuesday morning.