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Missing 74-Year-Old Alabama Woman Found Dead; Homicide Investigation Opened
A body found in a Florida river is that of an Alabama woman who went missing since last month, according to law enforcement. Escambia County Sheriff’s Office identified the body as belonging to Eva McBride, 74, who went missing Nov. 24, reported AL.com.
Officials: 2 inmates wounded in Alabama prison fight
ATMORE, Ala. - (AP) - The Alabama Department of Corrections says two inmates at an Atmore correctional facility have been wounded in a fight. The Montgomery Advertiser reports the two inmates were wounded Saturday and have since been released from a hospital. This fight comes just after a report by
BREAKING: Woman's body found along Escambia River
JAY, Fla. (WKRG) -- The following is a press release from Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office:. On 12/9/18 at approximately 11:00 am, the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center received a call in reference to an individual who was found deceased along the bank of Escambia River in Jay. Th
Fitness chain looks to expand into Alabama
Anytime Fitness is looking to expand throughout Alabama in 2019. The fitness franchise currently has 33 locations in Alabama, with more on the way. A Monroeville location is set to open this month, and three other cities - Dothan, Huntsville and Saraland - are scheduled for next year.
Two Monday Morning Structure Fires Are Second And Third ‘Red Bulbs’ On Safety Wreath
Two structure fires that occurred on Monday, Dec. 10 represent the second and third red bulbs on the “Keep the Wreath Green” fire safety wreath. The first came after the first red bulb fire that destroyed a mobile home in Century. [Read more...]
Can citrus grow in the Panhandle? One extension agent wants to find out | Guestview
There’s a humble copse of 18 trees that recently got planted at an agricultural research station in Jay. It’s an experiment into whether Florida’s iconic crop can migrate up to the Panhandle.
Toyz For Kidz Bike Ride Provides For Needy Kids (With Photo Gallery)
Santa had some very special helpers Saturday as the LA Bikers rolled through Bratt, Flomaton and Atmore making sure that dozens of needy kids had presents for Christmas this year.
‘Inattentive’ School Bus Driver Cited After Rear-Ending Vehicle On 10 Mile Road
An Escambia County School bus driver was cited for careless driving after rear-ending a vehicle Monday morning on West 10 Mile Road. . The Florida Highway Patrol said bus driver Joe Wesson, 69, stopped briefly at the railroad tracks on 10 Mile Road near Highway 29, then pulled the school bus forward
Local teen charged in robbery
Law enforcement officials in Covington and Conecuh counties arrested four individuals Saturday – including an Andalusia teen – after an alleged robbery in the front yard of a residence on Martin Street in Evergreen.
Pensacola Christmas Parade Still On For Saturday; Molino Canceled; Atmore, Flomaton Rescheduled
UPDATE: The Molino Christmas Parade has been canceled due to weather. It will NOT be rescheduled. The Christmas parade in Pensacola is still on for Saturday, while the Molino Christmas Parade has been canceled. Parades in Flomaton and Atmore have been rescheduled due to weather concerns.
$1,000 Reward Offered As Missing Woman Investigation Continues
A $1,000 reward is now being offered for information that helps law enforcement located a missing woman from Pollard, AL. Eva McBride, 74, was last seen at her home on November 23 on McBride Circle, east of Flomaton and very near the Alabama/Florida line.
Fire Destroys Century Mobile Home; ‘Red Bulb’ In Fire Safety Campaign
Fire destroyed a mobile home early Saturday morning in Century, a red bulb in Escambia County’s Keep The Wreath Green fire safety campaign. The occupants of the mobile home in the 9400 block of Ivey Street were able to escape without injuries.
14-year-old boy sentenced to prison for arson, attempted murder
JAY, Fla. (WKRG) -- A 14-year-old boy has been sentenced to serve 15 years in prison followed by 10 years of probation after entering a guilty plea. Ethan Alexander Marsh-Hual entered a plea to attempted first degree premeditated murder with a weapon, burglary of an occupied dwelling causing damage
Flomaton welcomes the champs back home
FLOMATON, Ala. (WKRG)- Hundreds of Flomaton residents gathered at the high school and lined the streets Thursday night to welcome home the Hurricanes after they won the school's first ever state football championship.
Jay teen charged as adult, sentenced to 15 years state prison
JAY, Fla. (WEAR) — A Jay juvenile has been charged as an adult and sentenced to fifteen years in state prison after attempting to murder his neighbor. According to the arrest report, on March 17 just after midnight 14-year-old Ethan Marsh-Hual walked to his neighbors house and set multiple areas of
Alabama inmate stabbed to death, others injured
ATMORE, Ala. - An Alabama inmate was stabbed to death on Sunday and several others were injured following a series of fights. According to a new release from the Alabama Department of Corrections, 29-year-old Vaquerro Kinjuan Armstrong was stabbed to death at the William C. Holman Correctional Facil
Toyz For Kidz Motorcycle Ride Is Saturday
The LA Biker’s 18th Annual Toyz for Kidz Ride will be Saturday. Registration will be 9-10 a.m. at David’s Catfish House in Atmore. The ride departs at 10 a.m. rain or shine, travels to Bratt and Flomaton before ending at 106 East Avenue in Atmore. Lunch will be provided.
Holman prison locked down after 1 inmate killed, 3 more hurt in fights
ATMORE, Ala. – One inmate died and another was critically injured Sunday evening at the Holman Correctional Facility. Vaquerro Kinjuan Armstrong, 29, was stabbed multiple times in a fight with another inmate around 6:15 p.m. Sunday at the prison, according to the Alabama Department of Corrections. A
Former Brewton priest among those credibly accused of sexual misconduct
A now-deceased Catholic priest whose service included St. Maurice Parish in Brewton is among those on a list of those “who have been credibly accused of sexual misconduct involving minors” released by the Archdiocese of Mobile on Thursday.
William C. Holman prison on lockdown after fatal stabbing, fights
ATMORE, AL (WBRC) - One inmate is dead and others were injured after a two fights that resulted in stabbings Sunday at William C. Holman Correctional Facility. Prison officials found 29-year-old Vaquerro Kinjuan Armstrong around 6:15 p.m.suffering from several stab wounds after a fight with another