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MS Mobile AL Zone Forecast

MS Mobile AL Zone Forecast for Sunday, April 21, 2019. This product is automatically generated and provides average values. for larger geographical areas versus an exact location. For a site.


Significance of the Port?

How significant is the Port of Mobile to the average citizen statewide?. Since the beginning of statehood in 1819, Alabama has been blessed with one deep water seaport: the Port of Mobile! Our Port is invaluable to our agribusiness industry statewide making our commodities easily accessible internat


Veterans take to the skies in Vietnam helicopter

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (WKRG) -- In Baldwin County, The Friends of Army Aviation Ozark took people on flights in a Vintage Vietnam UH-1 Huey Helicopter Saturday. For some veterans taking to the skies, it was an experience they never knew they'd get again.


Google Search On Mobile Just Got A Lot More Informative

Given how much time we spend on our phones, it’s not surprising that in the past few years, Google has been turning their sights towards creating a richer experience with Google Search on our phones. That being said, it seems that Google has recently rolled out a few major updates to Google Search o


Watching Ads Verified By Facial Recognition Earns Moviegoers Free Ticket

MoviePass cofounder Stacy Spikes wants to give moviegoers a free ticket for watching 15 to 20 minutes of advertisements, with facial recognition technology and the device’s camera confirming the views.


Hundreds of illegal items confiscated in state prison sweep

ATMORE, Ala. — Law enforcement officers concluded a joint operation to rid a state prison of illegal contraband. According to the Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC), the operation was held Thursday at the William C. Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore, and lasted from 4:30 a.m. until late i


Daphne Church holding annual gas giveaway Saturday

Daphne, Ala. (WKRG) -- It has become an Easter tradition in Baldwin County. Members of a church in Daphne continue their annual pre-Easter gas giveaway. The giveaway happens at noon today at the Fastime Gas Station on Highway 98 in Daphne.


Faith Time: The case for the Resurrection

Mobile, Ala. (WKRG) -- Blake Newsom with Dauphin Way Baptist joins us on Easter Sunday 2019. Here's a look at our conversation. 1) It's Easter Sunday, arguably the most important Sunday in Christianity where Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, what is the case for the resurrection?


VETERANS STORY: Blood, sweat and curse words

There is a Coast Guard quote stating that a coastie doesn’t cry, that there is no time for blood, sweat and tears, only time for blood, sweat and curse words. And while it’s true their motto is Semper Paratus (Always Ready), a secondary motto is perhaps more accurate: Semper Gumbie (Always Flexible)


Fire Heavily Destroys Mobile Home, Vehicle In Cantonment

Fire destroyed mobile home and a vehicle in Cantonment Saturday afternoon. There were no injuries reported in the blaze on Robinson Street. Firefighters were able to save an adjacent mobile home.


More than 350 homemade weapons seized in prison sweep

ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — More than 350 weapons, plus drugs and cellphones, have been seized during a security sweep of a south Alabama prison. The Department of Corrections said Friday that the items were found at Holman prison near Atmore. The state's death chamber is located at the maximum-security l


App will explain slaying that spurred civil rights activism

GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) -- A mobile app is being developed to explain places and events connected to a killing that galvanized the civil rights movement. Emmett Till, a black 14-year-old from Chicago, was killed in 1955 while visiting relatives in Mississippi. Photos from his open-casket funeral showe


VIDEO: Mobile manhunt wrap

Tommy Goleman, on the run for nearly 18 hours is captured after police say he crashed a stolen truck. https://www.wkrg.com/news/mobile-county/shots-fired-at-mobile-police-officer/1937534382.


Population Boom: Baldwin County passes Shelby

DAPHNE, Ala. (WALA) -- Baldwin County has retained its title as Alabama’s fastest-growing county, surpassing Shelby County to become the state’s fifth-most populous county, according to census estimates released Thursday.


Storm clean-up: Mobile County residents clear debris from Thursday's storms

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - People in Mobile are still cleaning up debris, two days after strong winds and storms blew through the area. A tree still covers part of the road on Hawthorne Place. News 5 spoke with several people across the area around Spring Hill College Saturday, who were cleaning up, or h


Rural no more: Baldwin County now fifth in population

The latest round of census estimates shows that Baldwin County’s accelerating population growth has pushed it into Alabama’s Top Five. Mobile County continues hold steady as Alabama's second most populous county, showing a very slight decline. Mobile lost an estimated 758 people from 2017 to 2018, o


Man accused of firing on cop has criminal record

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) – A man accused of firing at police while trying to elude capture has a history of trouble with the law. The manhunt for Tommy Leon Goleman that ended Friday was not his first, according to court records.


BREAKING: Second shootout suspect in custody

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) -- UPDATE 1:33 p.m. Mobile Police tell News 5 32-year-old Tommy Goleman has been arrested near Bonefish Grill on Airport Blvd. News 5 is working to find out more information.


Mobile gymnastics standout is now All-American

FT. WORTH, Tx. (WKRG) -- Alabama gymnast Abby Armbrecht closed her career in style at the NCAA Championships in Fort Worth, Texas, Friday afternoon, earning All-America honors with her final floor exercise routine for the Crimson Tide.