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BREAKING: Authorities search for escaped inmate

Anthony Marler, 47, escaped early Friday morning from the Childersburg Community Based Facility where he was serving a two year sentence for a drug charge.

WKRG - 2018-05-25 12:49:44

Gulf Shores officials warn of rip currents & lightning ahead of weekend storm

"It knocked me off my feet, that's for sure. It comes in and it's surprising," Gary Farmer said.

MYNBC15.COM - 2018-05-24 21:27:56

Mobile pastor sentenced to 50 years in prison for child rape & sex abuse

MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) - Mobile pastorAlvin McNeilwas sentenced to 50 years in prison on Thursday for 1st degree rape of a child under 12 and an additional 20 years for sexual abuse of a different child, according to the Mobile District Attorney's office.

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-05-24 15:11:31

Baldwin County readies for stormy holiday weekend

GULF SHORES, Ala. (WKRG) - No signs of anything tropical just yet. Thursday afternoon waves were breaking at two to three feet, still enough to knock you down. There is the potential for a washout this Memorial Day weekend. "I've been down here a few times when it gets bad," says Bradon Robinson o

WKRG - 2018-05-25 02:42:32

White People Should Never Rap the N-Word: A Linguist Breaks It Down

The crowd in Gulf Shores, Ala., started booing as the fan used the racial slur. The rapper had invited the fan identified as “Delaney” on stage to sing “M.A.A.D. City” during his set.

HEAVY.COM - 2018-05-24 02:55:37

Carjacking suspect arrested in Mobile

"On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at approximately 5:37 a.m. police respond to the area of Eagle Drive and Raven Drive in reference to a carjacking. The victim stated that two unknown males approached him and asked him to give them a ride to an unknown location. The victim then stated that the front seat

WKRG - 2018-05-24 01:46:45

High school students arrested in brutal hazing attack

Kim’s parents are suing the Mobile County school district, demanding $12 million, forfeit of the team’s 2018 games and firing of coaches.

NEW YORK POST - 2018-05-25 02:42:16

Semi hauling vehicles catches fire on I-10

Pic of Markle as chocolate-covered marshmallow causes stirPensacola Bay ferry boats move!Pensacola taco stand named one of the best in the country closed until further noticeNew grocery store opens in Orange BeachPlaying Solo: A guide to all things 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'Allegiant Air buys its fir

WEAR - 2018-05-23 19:28:58

1.5 pounds of methamphetamine, marijuana seized by Baldwin County law enforcement agencies

FAIRHOPE, Ala. (WKRG) - The Baldwin County Drug Task Force and agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives executed a search warrant in the 20000 block of Bishop Rd. in Fairhope.

WKRG - 2018-05-23 20:08:52

Dice game leads to 2 homicides and 3 shootings

About two hours later on the same night, someone shot up a home on Driftwood Drive North, just off Dauphin Island Parkway. It was the home of Lindsey and Morrisette that they shared with another half-brother, Jaymarcus Jefferson. Jefferson was hit in the head with a bullet and later died. Police

WKRG - 2018-05-23 18:50:26

Daven Tremell Jones Jr. , 20, arrested overnight

Daven Tremell Jones Jr., 20, is being held for possession of a controlled substance and seven counts of probation revocation.


New grocery store opens in Orange Beach

A press release said the store will offersame day deliveryto homes, hotels, and condos.


Elberta police searches for missing senior man, asks public for help

Steve Kesztheylie, 79, was last seen at his home wearing red shorts, a white t-shirt, and a red hat, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA). ALEA says he may be suffering from a condition that possibly impairs his judgment.

WHNT-TV - 2018-05-23 17:09:16

Pensacola taco stand named one of the best in the country closed until further notice

PENASCOLA, Fla. (WEAR) —A Pensacola taco stand named one of the best in the country is closed until further notice.Taqueria El Asador was hauled away on Wednesday due to fire damage.According to the restaurants , it was caused by an electronic malfunction.Last yearBusiness Insider and Yelpnamed the


Will Hangout Fest be leaving Gulf Shores? Separating the truth from the rumors

GULF SHORES, Ala. (WPMI) —The economic impact to the area is way over $40 million and the city net over a million in franchise fees and taxes, but there is chatter about Hangout Festival leaving Gulf Shores.NBC 15's James Gordon separates the facts from the gossip at 5 on NBC 15 News.


Gulf Shores cleans up after Hangout

Gulf Shores, Ala. (WPMI) —According to organizers and city officials Hangout 2018 was a huge success.Estimated crowds each day of the festival we’re either at near the 40,000 allowed on the venue property.Gulf Shores police report a total of 79 arrests all weekend long.Police and city officials say


Kendrick Lamar cuts off white fan for rapping the 'N-word' on stage at Hangout Fest

The 9th annual Hangout Music Festival comes to a close on Sunday, May 20, 2018.Jody Link/online@pnj.comFullscreen


Alleged Mobile 'boxcutter stalker' identified

On Monday, May 21, 2018 the suspect in astalking/ boxcutter assaultthat occurred in Mobile last week -now identified as 23-year-old Amelia Brown- was released from the hospital and arrested on charges of two counts of domestic violence 3rd (menacing), assault 2nd degree, and terrorist threat.


Pensacola area may see heavy rain from tropical disturbance in Gulf of Mexico

"Locally, heavy rainfall is possible across western Cuba, the Cayman Islands and much of Florida during the next several days," the National Hurricane Center said in a statement issued Tuesday morning.


Sunliner Diner and Picnic Beach restaurants open in Gulf Shores

Picnic Beach, located at 128 E. First Ave. in Gulf Shores, opened in late April, and is quickly becoming a beach favorite.