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DeFuniak Springs Police responded to fatal wreck on Highway 90

DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) -DeFuniak Springs Police are on scene of a traffic fatality on U.S. Highway 90 East between Davis Lane and Norwood Road.According to the agency's Facebook page, traffic is being diverted around this area using Dorsey Avenue and Davis Lane.Officials said the roadway

WJHG-TV - 2018-08-14 15:01:00

Task force catches man with more than 200 grams of meth in home

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DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-08-14 01:24:58

APD: 3 suspects identified in Saturday shooting, warrants issued for 1 - The Andalusia Star-News

The Andalusia Police Department has identified suspects in two unrelated shootings that occurred last week. The two shootings were not related, a spokesperson said.According to a press release issued Tuesday afternoon, APD investigators have three suspects in a Saturday night shooting on Oak Street.

ANDALUSIA STAR NEWS - 2018-08-14 22:19:22

Former deputy arrested on drug charges

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DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-08-15 01:18:35

Florala man charged with trafficking meth - The Andalusia Star-News

A Florala man was charged with drug trafficking and possession of drug paraphernalia Thursday after a search warrant revealed 200 grams of methamphetamine and a smoking device on his property.Agents with the 22nd Judicial Circuit Drug Task Force went to the home of Paul Ashley Cook, North 6th St., F

ANDALUSIA STAR NEWS

Infant left in sweltering heat; parents charged

On Tuesday, Aug. 7, police arrested Mason Johnson, 23, of Opp, and charged him with one count of aggravated child abuse and second-degree possession of marijuana. The child’s mother, Whisper Smith, 27, of Coffee Springs, is charged with failure to report a child missing.

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-08-13 14:38:00

Rodney Scott's BBQ announces location for first Alabama restaurant

The first Alabama location of a South Carolina barbecue restaurant founded by James Beard Award-winning chef Rodney Scott will be in Birmingham's Avondale area, Scott's business partner, Nick Pihakis, told AL.com this morning.

AL.COM - 2018-08-14 11:30:00

Milton Birthing Center celebrates 42 years of service

In the 1970s, the late Gladys Milton's fight to practice midwifery was challenged by the medical community.Her fight led to the state legislature, becoming the subject of a book and later a movie.

DOTHANFIRST.COM - 2018-08-14 02:03:54

MASSIVE rattlesnake reaches new heights in Level Plains

Lee Fry, notably known locally as "The Critter Getter", sent these photos of a massive rattlesnake he removed from a home in Level Plains.

DOTHANFIRST.COM

Major heroin and cocaine bust from traffic stop near Evergreen Alabama

According to Conecuh County Sheriff Randy Brock, over this past weekend the Conecuh County K9 unit conducted a traffic stop on a passenger bus on its way to Georgia along I-65 near Evergreen, Alabama.

MYNBC15.COM - 2018-08-14 10:12:57

Authorities seize cocain and heroin from passenger bus in Conecuh County

A traffic stop along I-65 near Evergreen yielded 5 pounds of heroin and 16 pounds of cocaine on a passenger bus over the weekend.The Conecuh County Sheriff's K9 unit conducted the traffic stop on the bus which was headed to Georgia.Deputies along with agents from the 17th Judicial Drug Task Force we

WKRG - 2018-08-14 16:07:15

Three in serious condition after being thrown from SUV

At about 11:30 a.m., the Chevy Tahoe of 23-year-old Kevin Billa of Charlotte ran off the road in Jefferson County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The vehicle hit a guard rail, sending it back across the westbound lanes an into a stand of trees.

TALLAHASSEE DEMOCRAT - 2018-08-13 14:14:00

Sen. Nelson: "Foolish" to deny Russia targeting Florida

FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2018 file photo, Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., speaks during a roundtable discussion with education leaders from South Florida at the United Teachers of Dade headquarters in Miami. Nelson isn't backing down from comments that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2018-08-14 11:47:40

Autauga inmate escapes from litter crew

Kevin Charles Sellers, 29, was working with the crew near White Pond Baptist Church near the intersection of county roads 27 and 49, when someone picked him up in a white van, said Sheriff Joe Sedinger. Sellers is described as being 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing 162 pounds with brown hair and brow

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2018-08-13 22:46:00

Two women die as result of I-10 traffic incident in Jackson County

Both had been driving on Interstate 10 and had pulled over to assist, when they and another motorist saw a Nissan Altima disabled in the roadway, following the Nissan’s crash into a median guardrail near the westbound entrance ramp at Mile Marker 130. They were outside their vehicles when they were

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-08-14 00:58:00

LEARNING A NEW SPORT: Will Jackson places 1st in powerlifting tourney - The Andalusia Star-News

“I started lifting weights about five or six years ago,” Jackson said. “It started out as something to lose weight and look better, but I’m a very competitive and like to have goals.”

ANDALUSIA STAR NEWS - 2018-08-14 05:05:49

Deontay Wilder calls Anthony Joshua liar, focuses on Tyson Fury

Deontay Wilder last fought March 3, defending his WBC world heavyweight championship with a 10th-round TKO of Luis Ortiz in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

AL.COM - 2018-08-14 11:40:00

Lady Bulldogs ready for year - The Andalusia Star-News

The Andalusia High School volleyball team is eager to get the season started later this month.“We are still working on it,” Lady Bulldog head coach Angie Grimes said. “We are working and getting better every single day.”Andalusia’s first game of the season will be on Aug. 30 in Kinston.“There girls

ANDALUSIA STAR NEWS - 2018-08-14 05:00:56

APD seeks info in Saturday night shooting - The Andalusia Star-News

The Andalusia Police Department continues to investigate and seek additional information regarding the identification of the suspects in a shooting incident that took place at approximately 9 p.m. on Saturday, August 11th.The department updated details of the investigation in a press release Sunday

ANDALUSIA STAR NEWS

Yulista Holding Opens Fixed-Rotary Aircraft Maintenance Hub in Andalusia, Alabama - Area Development

A leader in the modernization and service life extension of rotary and fixed wing aircraft, Yulista Holding opened its new fixed and rotary wing facility at Southern Alabama Regional Airport in Andalusia,

AREADEVELOPMENT.COM - 2018-08-13 12:00:00