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White Cop Sues City For Racial Discrimination After Fatally Shooting A Black Man
In October 2015, 25-year-old Ricky Ball was fatally shot by the police in Columbus, Miss. His death resulted in protest and indictment. According toBuzzFeed, a grand jury indicted officer Canyon Boykin in September of 2016 on manslaughter charges. The case has still not gone to trial, and if it fol
Tuscaloosa judge deciding if mental patient will be released into a group home
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT)-Tuscaloosa county circuit judge Allen May is now in the process of deciding whether a man with bipolar disorder accused for making terrorist threats can be released into a group home.Ten years ago 63 year old Walter Rogers threatened to commit a mass shooting in Tuscaloosa.
West Point man injured in crash - WCBI TV | Your News Leader
CLAY COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)- Soon after clearing the roadway from a crash that shut down a bridge on Highway 50, Mississippi Highway Patrol Troopers were called to another crash, just up the road.
Police: Search continues for Tuscaloosa man last seen July 2004
Herman Matthew “Matt” Gamble, of Highway 216, was last seen at the Green Lantern Bar located on Old Tuscaloosa Highway on July 21, 2004.
Car Accident Claims Life of Child
BY GENA HUFF,EditorA 12-year-old Tuscaloosa boy was killed Tuesday, June 12, when the 2000 Ford Explorer he was riding in left the road, slid down a grassy slope, and hit a tree. The one-vehicle incident happened at about 2:45 p.m. between mile marker 21 and mile marker 22 on Highway 86 East between
Lawsuit settled over Aberdeen police officer's firing
ABERDEEN, Miss. (WTVA) - A lawsuit filed over the termination of an Aberdeen police officer in 2015 has been settled out of court.A federal judge says both sides reached an agreement in the lawsuit filed by Lee Johnson against the city of Aberdeen.Johnson contends he was off duty when someone backed
Suspect identified in U of A student apartment burglary
Police investigators say 60-year-old Theodore Williams, a campus maintenance worker, was captured on security camera taking a University of Alabama student's belongings at Campus Evolution Villages.
Columbus police make auto-burglary arrest
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – A car burglary investigation comes to a close, after a 50-year-old Columbus man is arrested.Leroy Fearce, 50, is charged with 2 counts of Auto Burglary.- Advertisement -
Judge considers custody of man after mass shooting threat
Rogers, a 63-year-old U.S. Army veteran, was charged with making terrorist threats in 2009 after referencing a mass shooting in Geneva and listing grievances with Tuscaloosa Police and other city officials. He was also accused of making threats to then-congressman Artur Davis, students and faculty a
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Carbon Hill police searching for missing 36-year-old man
Joshua Glenn Prather, 36, was last seen leaving work at Club Pizza in Carbon Hill around 11 p.m. on June 8. His car was reportedly found abandoned in an alley on June 15.
Pontotoc woman arrested inside old Columbus school
A Pontotoc woman was arrested for trespassing inside an old school in Columbus.COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A Pontotoc woman was arrested for trespassing inside anoldschool in Columbus.The arrest happened the morning of Friday, June 15 at the abandoned Lee Middle School on Military Road.Police say they
Restaurant Named 'Breaux Bridge' Opening Soon in Columbus, Mississippi
My hometown is so awesome that Mississippi wants a piece of it.A new restaurant named after the crawfish capital of the worldwill be opening soonin Columbus, Mississippi (near Starkville).The restaurant will simply be calledBreaux Bridgeand it will feature a fusion of Cajun and Asian food. The menu
Gordo Housing Authority Hosts Family Fun Day
The day began with organizations, such as the Pickens County Health Department, Pickens County Community Action, Girl Scouts of North Central Alabama, Pickens County Head Start, Pickens County Primary Care, Bevill State Community College, and United Way of West Alabama, among others, giving presenta
Caught on camera: apartment employee steals from student
"This is not the first time, and I hope it will be the last time," University of Alabama Senior Richard said.
Tennessee Valley Authority proposes route for new 11-mile transmission line - Daily Energy Insider
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has proposed a route for a new 11-mile, 161-kilovolt (kV) transmission line to support the 1,144-acre Infinity Megasite addition to Golden Triangle Global Industrial Aerospace Park in Columbus, Miss., and enhance overall reliability in the area.
Zoning Confusion Brought to Reform Council
During the last couple of city council meetings, Reform city council members have had zoning issues brought to their attention. One of them, brought to the council on May 15, was from Dearl Hughes, who wanted to rezone a strip of land currently zoned as residential, but having commercial properties
Man in custody after shots fired during chase, police say
FULTON COUNTY, Ga.- A man is in custody after an officer-involved shooting in Fulton County, according to police.
New heart means new life for teenager
When Corbell interviewed with ABC 33/40 back in November, he told ABC 33/40 since birth his failing heart couldn't get blood into his lungs. Because of insurance complications it would have cost the family up to $500,000 without coverage.
Argument may have led to fatal shooting in Tuscaloosa
The Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit reports Shaquile Deanthony Crawford, 24, turned himself in to authorities, and was booked into the Tuscaloosa County Jail.