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More details emerge on Calera homicide

CALERA - A few more details have surfaced regarding the recent homicide of 42-year-old Calera resident Kathleen Dawn West, whose body was found near her residence in the 100 block of Greenwood Circle in Calera on the morning of Saturday, Jan. 13. On her personal Facebook page, West identified hersel

SHELBY REPORTER - 2018-01-19 22:06:00

30 children now dead from flu, CDC says

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The number of children who have died from the flu is now up to 30 as public health officials attempt to manage a busy flu season. Last week, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 20 pediatric deaths as a result of the flu, which is considere

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-01-19 22:43:04

Alabama Power warns of scams - The Randolph Leader: News

They're back: People falsely claiming to be Alabama Power employees are calling local businesses, demanding immediate payment of utility bills. Here's how the scam works: The caller claims to be a representative of Alabama Power and tells customers their account is past due and that electrical servi

RANDOLPH LEADER - 2018-01-18 15:44:54

Alabama looks to end child visitation for convicted rapists, but many exceptions would remain

Most states have a law preventing rapists from pursuing custody or visitation of children conceived through rape. Alabama isn't one of them. At a court hearing in December, a DeKalb County judge granted Christmas visitation of a woman's children to their father, the man she says raped her when she w

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 16:44:00

Hoover PD searching for burglary suspect

Courtesy: Hoover Police Deparment HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) - The Hoover Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a suspect wanted for burglary in the area. Hoover Police posted photos to Twitter of the suspect who they described as a male wearing a "minion" hat. The suspec

WIAT TV - 2018-01-19 16:45:38

Despite ice and snow, area escapes worst in snow storm

About 3 inches of snow fell on Tallapoosa County and temperatures dropped steadily as the fluffy white stuff fell Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. The result was a blanket of white powdery snow on top of a sheet of ice on area roads. Roads stayed iced over, even after they had been traveled well


Suspect arrested in string of vehicle burglaries near Montgomery hotels

Montgomery police have arrested a man accused of at least 11 vehicle burglaries near hotels and stealing at least three firearms in the past four months. Martez Walters was arrested on Thursday, Jan. 11, for a series of vehicle break-ins dating back to October 2017. He's being held at the Montgomer

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-01-18 20:03:13

Auburn will dig 'deeper pretty soon' on football-only complex

AUBURN, Alabama - Auburn's long-gestating discussions and plans to potentially build a football-only facility resurfaced Friday. New Auburn athletics director Allen Greene, shortly after being introduced to the media Friday morning, joked that Auburn coach Gus Malzahn "already hit me up for a stand-

247SPORTS - 2018-01-19 13:06:00

Autopsy: Roy Halladay died from blunt force trauma, had drugs in system

ST PETERSBURG, Fla. - Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roy Halladay died from blunt force trauma, with drowning as a contributing factor, when his plane crashed into the Gulf of Mexico near New Port Richey in November, according to an autopsy report obtained by our news partners at the Tampa Bay

10NEWS - 2018-01-19 21:42:15

Tampa man gets five life sentences for killing three with assault rifle

TAMPA Early one morning in December 2014, Angel Luis Perez, high on cocaine, burst through the back door of an east Tampa home and used an AK-47 assault rifle to slaughter two people in their bed. A 3-year-old boy witnessed the murders. Perez grabbed him, stepped outside and shot Olivia Miller, Pere

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2018-01-19 10:14:00

Real life stars of Hollywood movie opening new business in St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - A movie opening today, called 12 Strong, is about the first group of U.S. Special Forces to go into Afghanistan. Some of the men portrayed in the movie riding on horseback to attack the Taliban are now charging into a very different kind of adventure: they're starting a busine

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2018-01-19 23:33:01

The sun apparently doesn't shine in these 8 'miserable' Florida cities

There are at least eight places in Florida that apparently need a pick-me-up. According to a list compiled by Best Life, Tampa, Hialeah, St. Petersburg, Jacksonville, Miami, Cape Coral, Port St. Lucie and Fort Lauderdale all make the cut on being at least somewhat miserable. The organization says it

BRADENTON HERALD - 2018-01-20 00:42:00

Carjackers Stole Man's Car, Cash In Ybor City

Tampa police officers are asking for help in identifying the two suspects who carjacked a man who stopped for coffee on his way to work TAMPA, FL - Tampa police are searching for two men who stole a man's car and cash as he stopped for coffee outside a Ybor City coffee shop Friday morning, police sa

PATCH - 2018-01-19 19:25:49

Cold weather kills kumquats just before big festival

DADE CITY, Fla. -- You already know a week from this Saturday is Gasparilla, but did you know about another big event taking place in Tampa Bay? It's the annual Kumquat Festival in Dade City. This week's cold snap, however, might mean no fresh kumquats this year. The kumquat might be one of Florida'

10NEWS - 2018-01-19 23:19:13

Deputies: Florida man accused of DUI mistook bank drive-thru for Taco Bell

SPRING HILL, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Florida man was charged with driving under the influence after mistaking a bank drive-thru for a Taco Bell. The Tampa Bay Times reports that 38-year-old Douglas Jon Francisco was arrested Wednesday evening outside the Bank of America branch in Spring Hill.

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 17:25:20

'Suit Up and Show Up' event provides young men with free suits

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - The Corporation to Develop Communities of Tampa, Inc.(CDC of Tampa) held its annual Suit Up and Show Up event at Hillsborough Community College's Ybor City campus on Friday. Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston was the keynote speaker. He talked to the crowd about fol

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-20 00:48:35

Mercedes man arrested after fatal family argument

A Mercedes man was arrested Wednesday for his role in a New Year's Day family argument that turned fatal. Alfonso Flores Alejandro, 40, was formally charged with criminal negligent homicide, a state jail felony with a maximum sentence of two years if convicted. His bond was set at $100,000. Alejandr

MCALLEN MONITOR - 2018-01-20 04:07:00

FREE DHR Health Community Health Fair

The FREE DHR Community Health Fair will take place on Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 8:00 AM until 12:00 PM at the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance, located at 118 Paseo del Prado behind the Cancer Center at Renaissance in Edinburg. The FREE DHR Community Health Fair is open to the public

MCALLEN MONITOR - 2018-01-20 16:00:00

Brownsville Police Looking To Identify Car Theft Suspects

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - Brownsville Police are looking for the identity of two people suspected of auto theft. On January 5, a red 2014 Chevy Camaro with TX License plates GKJ-2081 was stolen from the 1300 block of E. Jackson St. The vehicle was seen crossing into Mexico at about 1:44 p.m. the same day

RGVPROUD.COM - 2018-01-19 19:00:06

Teenage Female Body Carrier Caught Attempting to Smuggle $6K in Cocaine Across US/Mexico Border

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Brownsville Port of Entry intercepted a load of alleged cocaine at the Gateway International Bridge. CBP officers discovered the alleged narcotics, valued at approximately $6,180, hidden under the clothing of a woman attempting

BREAKING911.COM - 2018-01-18 22:16:23