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Accident in Foley prompts Air Care response

FOLEY, Ala. (WKRG) - Foley Police say an accident involving three vehicles caused Air Care response.The accident happened Sunday evening on Highway 59 south of County Road 20 in front of Lowes. Two helicopters responded to the scene to help elderly patients involved in the accident, according to Pol

WKRG - 2018-06-24 22:07:15

Body found in apparent shooting death on Okaloosa Island

Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting death in the area of Santa Rosa Boulevard and Nautilus Court. / Source: OCSOThe Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting death in the area of Santa Rosa Boulevard and Nautilus Court on Okaloosa Island.The body was found

WEAR - 2018-06-24 11:07:46

BREAKING: Foley Police arrest man with Destructive Device

46-year-old Thomas Wayne AbatiFOLEY, Ala. (WKRG) - An Elberta man has been arrested for creating and possessing a destructive device.46-year-old Thomas Wayne Abati was arrested late Wednesday night/early Thursday morning by the Foley Police Department.Police tell News 5 he was found alone in his veh

WKRG - 2018-06-24 03:00:12

12-year-old Pensacola boy is missing

He was last seen wearing black rimmed glasses, a red t-shirt, dark shorts and red tennis shoes.

WEAR - 2018-06-23 12:50:03

BREAKING: Deputies investigate deadly shooting on Okaloosa Island

OKALOOSA ISLAND, Fla. (WKRG) - The OCSO is investigating a shooting death in the area of Santa Rosa Boulevard and Nautilus Court on Okaloosa Island. The body was discovered in a car around 6:30 am, according to a tweet from Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office.

WKRG - 2018-06-24 15:15:31

Century Correctional Officer Assaulted By Inmate Serving Life

Inmate Ryan McCullough was subdued followed the assault. The officer suffered a scratch type injury to his arm.Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries. Inmate McCullough will receive a disciplinary report for this assault, account to the Department of Corerctions.McCullough was serving

NORTHESCAMBIA.COM - 2018-06-24 00:00:00

Wrong-Way Driver Sentenced For DUI Crash In Molino

Linda Vires Brown was sentenced to 12 months probation after being convicted of driving under the influence and failing to submit to a DUI test. She was sentenced to 12 months probation and ordered to pay fines, costs and restitution to the victim. Her driver’s license was revoked for 12 months, and

NORTHESCAMBIA.COM - 2018-06-25 00:00:00

USCG rescues 9 people from sinking vessel south of Destin

The Coast Guard rescued nine people from a sinking boat approximately 115 nautical miles south of Destin, Florida, Saturday.

WEAR - 2018-06-23 15:40:54

Pensacola man awarded one of two $100,000 grant out of more than 500 applicants

PENSACOLA, Fla. (WEAR) —Pensacola resident Jon Shell and his organization Upward Intuition became one of the only two $100,000 grant recipients out of more than 500 national submissions for the Gannett Foundation's "A Community Thrives" grants for 2018.Shell says the money will go toward a community

WEAR - 2018-06-23 17:01:29

Pensacola Bus Project Keeps Families Connected to Florida Inmates

PENSACOLA, Fla. (WEAR) —There's a new program that helps people in our area visit loved ones who are serving time in prison.3P Family Bluebird is giving inmates' relatives a chance to visit them-even if the prison is several hours away.Derric Kitt, owner of 3P Family Bluebird read through stacks of

WEAR - 2018-06-23 19:12:13

Woman killed in Bayway crash remembered

An investigation continues in the deadly accident involving four vehicles on the I-10 Bayway that occurred Thursday morning. According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, 37-year-old Lori Lynn McLendon from Loxley suffered fatal injuries and wa


Pensacola man sentenced for road rage that escalated to attempted robbery

In March, Brent James Smith-Pickford, 20, pleaded no contest to attempted robbery armed with a firearm and resisting arrest without violence.


Fourth arrest made in Walnut Hill murder case

PENSACOLA, Florida (WKRG) - A fourth arrest has been made in north Escambia County murder case. Jessica Thomas, 30 of Walnut Hill, was booked into the Escambia County jail just after noon Friday. She is charged with Accessory after the Fact and Attempted Homicide and is being held on $500,000 bond


The Yard Milkshake Bar comes to Fairhope

FAIRHOPE, Ala. (WKRG) - The Yard Milkshake bar in Gulf Shores opened in May 2017 and was such a hit to Gulf Coast, the owners have opened another location closer to Mobile in Baldwin County. On Saturday, June 23, the new location in Fairhope had its grand opening. The owners, Chelsea and Logan Green

WKRG - 2018-06-23 17:40:52

Man named Mister Green busted in Mobile for pot possession

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - One arrest on the Mobile Metro Jail log stood out today, just as much for the suspect's name, as the charge he's facing.


"Everyone is stuck on the bayway at some point but this really hit home."

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG - Both parents and coworkers remember Lori McLendon, the 37-year old Loxley woman killed in a crash on the Bayway Thursday morning.


Woman whose tires were stolen gets big surprise

**Embargo: Mobile, AL-Pensacola, FL** Joe Bullard gifting woman whose car tires were stolen with new tires.


Community concerned about development on public beachfront

Following the announcement, many are concerned with parking, traffic, and the loss of a small town beach feel.


Murder victim remembered as a "good kid"

Around 10 p.m., Escambia County sheriff's deputies were called to a report of shots fired at Trenton Drive and Edison Drive. When they arrived, they found the body of 19-year-old Jaquan "Quan" Berry in the street. He had been shot multiple times.


6-year-old Pensacola girl saves child from drowning

However, the boy may not have been noticed if it weren't for Carter's granddaughter, 6-year-old Everly.