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Prattville Police warning residents of phone scam

The Prattville Police Department has issued a warning to residents of a telephone scam occurring in the area. According to the department, a person has been calling residents and advising that they are from the county sheriff's office or other law enforcement agency. The caller then proceeds by tell

WSFA - 2017-09-22 17:25:07

'My baby's gone:' Mother mourns death of student found on South Court St.

After dozens of people collapsed on a Brooklyn sidewalk over an 11-hour period on July 12, first responders immediately suspected "spice." The synthetic cannabinoid is sold in shiny packages and forever one step ahead of the law. Bystanders described the scene in Bedford-Stuyvesant as "zombielike."

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-09-22 20:08:20

City issues traffic alert ahead of ASU Game Day

The Montgomery Department of Public Safety has issued a traffic alert for motorists traveling around Alabama State University on game days. According to officials, for all ASU home games, Carter Hill road from South Decatur street to Felder Avenue will be eastbound beginning two hours prior to kick

WSFA - 2017-09-22 15:45:19

Teen mom explains what she sacrificed: 'everything. Financially, mentally, physically'

According to a new government report, fewer high school aged teens are having sex, and when they do, they are more likely to use contraception. The National Center for Health Statistics reports that sexual intercourse among teens has declined after rates stabilized between 2002 and 2010. The new st

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-09-22 18:16:36

Search for murder suspect underway in Montgomery area

Montgomery officers are searching for a murder suspect last seen Sept. 15 on the 100 block of South Lawrence Street. Anfernee Sledge, who is possibly armed and deemed dangerous, is wanted on multiple charges, including murder, burglary and two counts of unlawful breaking and entering of a vehicle. M

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-09-22 21:16:33

Montgomery Co. Commision Green Lights Use Of Emergency Funds To Combat Ransomware Attack

Montgomery county government computer systems are still in trouble tonight following a ransomware attack earlier this week. The County Commission held an emergency meeting this morning to green light the next steps in the recovery process. Members of the commission voted to authorize the county adm

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-09-22 23:20:47

Order up! Food, grocery delivery arrives in force

Cornelius Smith was the only show in town when he started his Montgomery food delivery service in May, hiring a couple of drivers to pick up to-go orders for people who didn't want to drive to local restaurants. Four months later he's sharing the roads with three national restaurant and grocery deli

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-09-22 22:45:03

DA: Ransomware attack brings criminal justice system to halt

As Montgomery County Officials work around the clock to fight a ransomware attack that shut down the county's servers, criminal prosecutions are locked down too. "It has brought the criminal justice system, at least as far as our part is concerned, to a screeching halt," stated Montgomery County Dis

WSFA - 2017-09-22 21:47:45

Vanzetta McPherson: It's time to raise property taxes in Montgomery

If no one else says "kick the can down the road" ever again, the American English lexicon will not suffer, aficionados of language will rejoice, and John Boehner, who must have uttered those words every day while in Congress, will bid farewell to an annoying echo. Until that happens, the term is a n

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-09-22 22:18:52

Editorial: Time to move on! - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

I personally loath the notion of losing. No matter what the circumstance, losing does not come easy to me. But, if I lose at something, or I make a mistake, I am the first to take full ownership. This is something Hillary Clinton apparently was not taught, or worse yet is incapable of doing. Hillary

WSFA - 2017-09-22 21:14:16

Exclusive: Steve Flowers Analysis of Strange-Moore Debate

Alabama News Network political analyst Steve Flowers has analysis of Thursday's debate between U.S. Sen. Luther Strange and Roy Moore. The candidates will face each other in a Republican primary runoff on Tuesday. Strange and Moore appeared at a moderator-less debate in Montgomery. Flowers told our

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-09-22 21:23:43

Montgomery Area Food Bank teams up with Walmart to eliminate food waste

The Montgomery Area Food Bank has teamed up with Walmart to eliminate food waste. As Hurricane Irma impacted Florida, Walmart food shipments were forced to divert to distribution centers in Brundidge and Opelika. With the influx of extra food, the distribution centers struggled to decide what to do

WSFA - 2017-09-22 21:07:57

Lady 'Cats surging as season continues

The Edgewood Academy Lady 'Cats (21-5) continued their title defense run with wins over Autauga and Bessemer academies but fell Thursday to a strong Ezekiel team from the Alabama Christian School Association that sits at 18-2 on the season. Edgewood, ranked second in the latest ASWA volleyball poll,

WETUMPKA HERALD - 2017-09-22 20:00:04

Body Found in Area of West Clover Lane and South Court Street

A death investigation was launched after the discovery of body Thursday morning. According to police, the unidentified male was discovered in the area of West Clover Lane and South Court Street. He was pronounced dead at the scene. MPD's death investigation indicates there are no signs of foul play

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-09-22 09:57:20

Man arrested in fatal drive-by shooting in Montgomery

Montgomery police arrested a man who allegedly shot and killed an individual during a drive-by last month. Ledrick Jackson, 27, was arrested Wednesday morning by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force and charged with capital murder for the death of 33-year-old Anthony Jeter. Police said Jackson shot

AL.COM - 2017-09-21 00:15:45

Millbrook mother improving after suffering aneurysm while pregnant

It's a story hundreds of people have been following in the River Region as a Millbrook family tries to rebound from a major health scare. A pregnant woman ended up on the brink of death, as doctors rushed to save her life, as well as the life of her child. Melissa Massey has been in the hospital for

WSFA - 2017-09-20 23:43:03

Birmingham Fighting State Over Confederate Monument

(Photo Courtesy WIAT TV, Birmingham) (AP) - The city of Birmingham is asking a judge to dismiss the state of Alabama's lawsuit challenging a plywood screen that was built to hide a Confederate monument in a downtown park. A motion filed by the city denies that the box-like structure violates a new s

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-09-21 18:23:47

Roy Moore and Luther Strange Debate The Issues

Moore and Strange supporters filled the RSA Activity Center in downtown Montgomery Thursday night, as Senator Luther Strange and his opponent, former Chief Justice Roy Moore debated the issues face to face. The face-off was the only debate before the run-off to fill Alabama's vacant U.S. Senate seat

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-09-22 03:25:12

Former VP Biden to campaign in Alabama Senate race

Doug Jones, who is running for U.S. Senate on the Democratic ticket, discusses issues he is running on at the Montgomery Advertiser offices in Montgomery, Ala. on Thursday June 29, 2017. Mickey Welsh / Advertiser Former Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Alabama next month to campaign for the

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-09-21 20:28:12

Strange vs. Moore debate: Here's what they're saying nationally about Alabama Senate race

Roy Moore and Luther Strange squared off in a high-stakes debate Monday night in a closely watched U.S. Senate race that's garnering national attention. The two met in Montgomery for a no-moderator, no-hold-barred debate before Tuesday's GOP runoff. The stakes will get even higher this weekend as Pr

AL.COM - 2017-09-22 11:08:12