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High-speed motorcycle chase on I-10 leads to crash, arrest

BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WALA) -- Alabama State Troopers say a speeding motorcycle kept going until the rider slammed into another patrol car on Interstate 10. It started around 6 a.m. Monday on I-10 westbound near the Malbis exit. Investigators said Michael Jacob, 27, was taken to jail after he was tr


Survivor of Mobile Bay boating crash in need of help

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) -- A woman living in McIntosh tells a chilling story of recovering from a devastating boat crash that critically injured her and took the lives of two other people.


Atmore And Bratt Burglaries Solved, Guns Recovered; Arrests Made

Authorities in two states say they have solved multiple burglaries in the area, and two people are now behind bars. The Atmore Police Department, Escambia County (FL) Sheriff’s Office and the Alabama Drug Enforcement Task Force executed a search warrant oat a residence on Harris Street in Atmore on


Census: Most of Alabama’s counties are losing people

There is growth in the suburbs, around the major campuses and at the beach. But most of this state is shrinking. According to new population estimates released today by the U.S. Census Bureau, 45 of Alabama’s 67 counties lost population between 2017 and 2018.


VIDEO: Saraland storm shelter

Due to the possibility of severe weather Thursday night the City of Saraland is opening its safe house for those needing a safe place to ride out the storm. https://www.wkrg.com/news/mobile-county/saraland-will-open-its-safe-house-ahead-of-storms/193.


Razer Phone 2 Satin Black version available now

Razer may be unsure with the 3rd-gen phone but the company still has the Razer Phone 2 and the original Razer Phone. The company has been working hard to improve its standing in the mobile industry by teaming up with Tencent for mobile gaming advancement. It’s another great step to achieving relevan


Daphne Businessman Elected President of USA Boxing

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) -- Tyson Lee will lead the Board of Directors of USA Boxing after being elected earlier this month in Reno, Nevada. Lee has a boxing background and is excited about the opportunity to try and grow the sport of Olympic and Amateur Boxing. His term will run to December 31, 2020.


Spring breakers enjoy the calm before the storms

Clouds will soon start rolling in ahead of what’s forecasted to be a severe line of storms coming in late Thursday, April 18, 2019. Spring breakers from Mobile and Baldwin counties were taking advantage of one of the last nice beach days before Easter on Wednesday. Plenty of folks went to Cotton Bay


Experts Rate LG V40 Camera As Amazing - For 2017

The LG V40 ThinQ has an amazing camera that will be touted as such, assuming it also has the ability to travel through time and somehow manages to hit the market in the spring of 2017, a few months before the Galaxy Note 8 does. That's the gist of the in-depth review French image quality experts fro


Former Faith Academy coach John Price taking over Cottage Hill basketball program

John Price is back in the Mobile high school basketball community. The coach who led Faith Academy to six final fours – five in the Alabama High School Athletic Association – has been chosen to lead the Cottage Hill boys program.


Ole Spring Relief great way for students to spend spring break

When I found out that Ole Spring Relief (OSR) was going to New Orleans, Louisiana, and Mobile, Alabama, I was ecstatic. I heard such great stories about OSR from my friends, so I knew I had to go. I was especially excited about going to New Orleans as I wanted to learn more about Hurricane Katrina r


Saraland will open its safe house ahead of storms

SARALAND, Ala. (WKRG) -- Due to the possibility of severe weather Thursday night the City of Saraland is opening its safe house for those needing a safe place to ride out the storm. It's located on Celeste Road across from the Fire Department. It will open at 1:00 p.m.


Coastal Spring Roundup: Mobile Christian downs Daphne, eyes Class 4A playoffs

Zane Stokes and Brodie Hinton each drove in three runs as Mobile Christian defeated Daphne 10-8 on Monday. JT Lastorka had three hits for Mobile Christian. Mississippi State signee Ethan Hearn had two hits, including a double. Hunter Redding had two hits and two RBIs.


Attorney asks for youthful offender status for client in Lloyd's Lane death

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) -- A teenager accused of causing a crash that killed a woman and injured her two children was in court Wednesday. Wilkinson Howes is facing a manslaughter charge for the November 2017 crash on Lloyds Lane that killed Claudia Leatherwood.


North Baldwin Infirmary expands Senior Behavioral Clinic

Infirmary Health is expanding in north Baldwin County. The hospital hosted a ribbon cutting a tour Thursday afternoon to introduce eight new rooms to its Senior Behavioral Health Clinic, which is now a 23 bed unit.


6 to be inducted into Atmore Area Hall of Fame

Six outstanding citizens will be inducted into the Atmore Area Hall of Fame April 27. They are Dr. Wil Baker, Robert Faircloth, Ann Gordon, Novy L. Hale, the Rev. Isaac Holt, and Wayne Stacey.


Police chase ends with rollover crash in West Mobile

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) -- A police chase in West Mobile ended with a crash Tuesday evening. Mobile Police said officers attempted to stop a Honda Accord that was on the road without a license plate. Investigators said the driver refused to stop and started fleeing from officers in the area of Airport B


"A significant threat": Severe weather keeping Baldwin EMA on high alert

ROBERTSDALE, Ala. (WALA) - A storm predicted to bring dangerous weather to Baldwin County has emergency personnel warning the public to make safety plans prior to Thursday night.



Baldwin County legislators are having a field day under, puppet Governor, Poison Ivy. Goat Hill is throwing one bill after another in the pot of corruption. The whole time they are playing the Alabama citizens as patsies. Your elected officials are testing the gullibility of the citizens of the Stat


Man accused in missing teen case to be brought to Kentucky from Alabama

Glenn Harper is on his way back to Kentucky, where he will face charges in connection with a Hopkins County teen that went missing. Harper had been in a Baldwin County, Alabama jail – after police found 16-year-old Lauryn Sizemore and Harper near a neighborhood Walmart.