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One person dead, two injured in weekend shooting at Auburn apartment complex
The incident is being investigated by the Auburn Police Division and is not believed to be a random shooting.The incident remains under investigation, and no further details are being released at this time. Anyone with information related to this case is asked to contact the Auburn Police Division a
UPDATE: Second person dies from Saturday shooting in Auburn
The male was pronounced dead at around 7:04 a.m. at the hospital, said Auburn police, and his identity has not been confirmed.
Nearly $200,000 Stolen from Montgomery Casino; Two Men Arrested in Connection to Crime - Alabama News
An FBI agent wrote in charging documents that $192,800 was missing from two customer kiosks near the casino floor. The agent said surveillance video showed that a casino employee, who was not charged, had left keys on top of a machine that had been malfunctioning. The agent said the video showed Pet
Man charged with taking money from Wind Creek Casino in Montgomery
A man has been jailed on federal charges in a theft of more than $190,000 from Wind Creek Casino and Hotel in Montgomery last week, according to federal court records.
Residents cite 'urban nightmare' as regulators flee
They bit their lips in Montgomery Friday, Bill Clinton-style, as residents of north Birmingham talked of living with lead, and arsenic, and too many funerals. But that was as far as they'd go.
2 men arrested after $192,800 heist from Wind Creek Montgomery
Federal prosecutors have arrested two men, including a former employee, for allegedly stealing $192,800 from Wind Creek Montgomery casino last week after an employee left keys on top of a gaming kiosk.
Auburn's last practice of fall camp will feature scrimmage
"Usually toward the end (of fall camp) that's when you really start to focus on special situations," Auburn coach Gus Malzahn said. "You try to cover every possible situation that could come up over the course of a game. Usually the last two days are a whole lot of that and you always want to throw
Auburn U marine scientist receives grant to study oysters
Bill Walton landed a $456,646 federal grant to help ensure that farmed oysters are safe to eat, the Opelika-Auburn Newsreported. The grant will fund a three-year study to determine whether an oyster farm's geographic location, handling practices and choice of equipment affect bacteria levels in farm
Teens charged with capital murder becoming more common, DA says
A 16-year-old charged with capital murder used to be an anomaly, but in recent years that hasn’t been the case, the county’s district attorney said on Friday.
Briggs & Stratton to add distribution center in Auburn
Briggs & Stratton has announced plans to open a distribution center in Auburn, where it already has a manufacturing plant, adding about 20 jobs.
Two killed in four-vehicle accident in Macon County
Two men were killed Thursday, Aug. 9 in a four-vehicle crash in Macon County, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.The victims have been identified as 39-year-old Derrick Wayne Shelton of Prattville and 71-year-old James Carl McCorvey, of Columbus, Ga., according to Macon County Coroner H
JaTarvious Whitlow joins Kam Martin as frontrunners in Auburn backfield
Buy NowJaTarvious Whitlow is tackled by Derrick Brown during scrimmage Wednesday. Auburn football scrimmage 2 on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018 in Auburn, Ala.Todd Van Emst/AU Athletics
Camp Hill man reported missing - The Alexander City Outlook
The Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Department is hoping the public can help it locate a missing man.Dwight Smith, 68, of Camp Hill has been missing since the weekend.“He was last seen at his Slaughters Crossing residence in Camp Hill 1 p.m. Sunday,” Sheriff Jimmy Abbett said. “His family reported him m
Pistol shooting classes offered locally - Tallassee Tribune
By Carmen RodgersGun owners in the area will soon have the opportunity to attend an upcoming NRA basic pistol shooting class and earn NRA pistol certification. The class will be held at the Kowaliga Fire Department on Aug. 25 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. with Jodie McGirt, a certified NRA safety instruc
Teacher’s luncheon big hit among educators - Tallassee Tribune
By Carmen RodgersYou have probably heard of Christmas in July, well it was Christmas in August for many area teachers Saturday during the 9th annual Teachers Luncheon at Beulah Baptist Church. Thanks to all the generous donations and a lot of hard work, those teachers are starting the year off right
Selma Museums Benefit from Montgomery Memorial - Alabama News
“Interest is coming from the Legacy Museum you know, we also of course advertise on the internet so people find us on the internet so we’re getting a response from both the internet and people that are coming through Montgomery and seeing the Legacy Museum and then wants to know more about history h
18-year-old shot in Macon County, airlifted from store parking lot Thursday night in Auburn
At around 10:20 p.m., Auburn police responded to Interstate 85 exit on Bent Creek Road in response to a victim with gunshot wounds, said Auburn police Capt. Lorenza Dorsey.
First responders on scene Thursday night at Bent Creek Road
A person was airlifted from Academy Sports and Outdoors parking lot, located off of Bent Creek Road in Auburn, around 11 p.m. Thursday night.
Probable cause found for rape suspect
Rodney F. McCurdy, 42, was present for a preliminary hearing Wednesday in Judge Russell Bush’s courtroom at the Lee County Justice Center in Opelika. All previous conditions relating to McCurdy's bond and his release remain unchaged, according to court documents.
Two shot, one dead in shooting on Clarmont Avenue
A 19-year-old Montgomery man was shot and killed, and police are investigating his death as the city's 24th homicide, according to police.