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BREAKING: Escambia fire crews fighting marsh fire near Lillian Highway

lillianhighway.JPG Escambia County fire crews are on the scene of a large marsh fire in Pensacola. Emergency dispatch services have reported that there are 25-30 acres of burnt grass at 9705 Lillian Highway north of Blue Angel Parkway. The fire is currently contained in a marsh near the road and is

WEAR - 2018-01-20 15:17:34

He stole about $200. Now he has a bond of $75,000, police say

An 18-year-old Biloxi man has been arrested in connection with the burglary of a cell phone store. Biloxi police Major Chris De Back said Micheal Lee Jr. was arrested Friday on a charge of commercial burglary. The arrest stems from the Jan. 14 break in of Boost Mobile, which is located in the 1600 b

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-01-20 17:00:00

Two Mobile County men charged in ID theft case, car break-in

Brandon Gentry (32) and Michael Bexley (28) MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - Mobile Police have arrested two men for an alleged crime spree that police say included breaking into a car, stealing credit cards and then stealing from two Bed Bath & Beyond stores. Police arrested Brandon Gentry and Michael Bexley

WKRG - 2018-01-19 15:32:45

FHP searching for Highway 97 hit-and-run driver

Photo: One of the vehicles involved in a crash Friday afternoon on Highway 97 in Molino. The vehicle was removed from the roadway following the accident. Source: NorthEscambia.com The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for the person who fled the scene of a motor vehicle crash in Molino on Friday. Ac

WEAR - 2018-01-20 14:09:51

Convicted Mobile Cop Killer Set for Execution

A Mobile man convicted of killing a Mobile Police Officer more than 30 years ago is set to be executed next week. But lawyers for Vernon Madison were busy in court this week in an attempt to block the execution. On Tuesday Mobile Circuit Court Judge Robert Smith denied a motion for a stay of executi

WKRG - 2018-01-19 18:29:30

Mobile County latest to target drug manufacturers

Mobile County has joined a growing class action lawsuit against several top drug manufacturers and distributors for their alleged role in creating the nation's ongoing opioid crisis. On Thursday, County Commissioners cast a unanimous vote to enter into a contract with a trio of law firms including t

LAGNIAPPEMOBILE - 2018-01-19 22:37:53

Mobile DA responds after questions are raised over murder suspects' bond

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - A man who was out on bond for murder in Mobile County is back in custody on new charges. The Mobile County Sheriff's Office says 24-year-old Jesse Lane was arrested for several car break-ins in the county and city. Lane is also charged in the Halloween murder of 26-year-old L

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BREAKING: Winter Weather Impacts Flights In Mobile And Pensacola

MOBILE, AL (WKRG) Arrivals and departures from Charlotte, North Carolina are among the flights canceled Thursday morning for travelers at Mobile Regional Airport and Pensacola International Airport. Other flights with connections in cities affected by winter weather are also canceled.

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Prayer for today (1/21/18)

Father, forgive us when we fail to recognize that you are all powerful and in full control of everything. This Earth is your marvelous creation. The beauty of all you made overwhelms us. Give us grateful hearts, and excitement as we serve thee. Amen. Alice M. Pritchett, Hawkinsville Never miss a loc

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-21 02:00:00

Federal government shutdown affects Southwest Georgia

With government at a standstill, you may be wondering how this affects you in Southwest Georgia. First, you will still get your mail, your taxes are still due by April 17th, you can still fly for all your travel needs, and you will get social security checks and food stamps. But Albany's Marine Cor

WALB 10 - 2018-01-20 23:23:31

Police: Body found inside Macon County home

OGLETHORPE, Ga. -- Police are investigating a suspicious death in Macon County after a body was found inside an Oglethorpe home Friday afternoon. Oglethorpe Police Chief Rachel Hart tells WGXA a person found a family member dead inside an Erie Street home around 1:30 p.m. They then called EMS. Polic

WGXA.TV - 2018-01-19 15:45:41

Albany State drops heartbreaker to Fort Valley State

Albany State's Kayla Green drives to the basket against Fort Valley State. (Staff Photo: Chaunte'l Powell) Albany State's Aschanti Layfield makes a pass against Fort Valley State. (Staff Photo: Chaunte'l Powell) Albany State's Kayla Green makes a basket despite drawing a hard foul against Fort Valle

ALBANY HERALD - 2018-01-21 02:30:00

Fort Valley activist helps fight human trafficking

With January being Human Trafficking Awareness, advocate and activist Christine Watson talks about what she and others are doing to prevent the terrible practice. Residence: Fort Valley Q: When did you start working against human trafficking and for its victims? A: I guess 2010. I heard a speaker at

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-20 13:43:00

Albany business offers up to $20K for information in arson investigation

Firefighters said that around 2:40 a.m. on December 26, the suspect carried a can of gas behind the house, and then came back minutes later with a Molotov cocktail, which you can see him light in the video. Investigators pointed out how the suspect walks with his left arm wideout, away from his body

WALB 10 - 2018-01-20 17:43:59

Elton Baldy honored at Georgia Peanut Farm Show

Attendees were able to visit with a variety of vendors at the farm show. TIFTON, Ga. - A Norman Park grower was named the Outstanding Georgia Young Peanut Farmer at last week's Georgia Peanut Farm Show in Tifton. Elton Baldy received the annual award, which is sponsored by the Georgia Peanut Commiss

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-20 21:18:00

Marine Corps Logistics Base-Albany continues tornado recovery

This is the 22nd installment in a series highlighting individuals and entities at Marine Corps Logistics Base-Albany. It also is one of the stories being published by The Albany Herald marking the one-year anniversary of the second of the twin storms. This is the 22nd installment in a series highlig

ALBANY HERALD - 2018-01-20 21:01:00

Police log: Fence stolen from Shippensburg homes

District Attorney Matt Fogal lead a press conference with all Franklin County Chiefs of Police, Overdose Drug Task Force, etc to discuss the state of the epidemic/new initiatives today at the county's Public Safety Training Center. Markell DeLoatch, Public Opinion SHIPPENSBURG - A homeowner discove

PUBLIC OPINION - 2018-01-20 17:51:10

Two troopers, civilian employee return to work at Carlisle State Police station after biohazard evacuation

CARLISLE - Two Pennsylvania State Police troopers and a civilian employee returned to work at the Carlisle Police Station Friday after a biohazard scare forced the station to be evacuated Thursday, State Police say. The evacuation of the station, located at 1538 Commerce Avenue, occurred at 2:05 p.m

FOX43.COM - 2018-01-19 15:28:06

Weekend's warm temperatures begin to alleviate ice jam in Conococheague Creek

Sharon Mattingly of Hagerstown stands on the Kemps Mill Road bridge to snap a photo of a large ice jam in the Conococheague Creek on Saturday. Standing with Mattingly is her fiance, David Hutzell. The weekend's warm temperatures should aid in the thawing process of the thick buildup of ice, estimate

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2018-01-21 00:39:00

Carlisle man dies from injuries from crash on Route 15

A 77-year-old Carlisle man has died from injuries after a crash on Thursday in Franklin Township, York County. Glen Varner, who was a passenger in one of the vehicles involved in a multi-vehicle crash at around 2:20 p.m. on Route 15 at Century Lane, later died at the hospital, according to Northern

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-19 21:18:13