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Auburn police arrest 3 suspects in Aspen Heights Lane robbery

Auburn police arrested three suspects in connection to with an armed robbery. Jaken Dowdell, 20, and Martavious Dowdell, 20, both from Auburn were arrested Jan. 16. Tevin Calloway, 35, from Opelika was also arrested. All three suspects were charged with three counts of first-degree robbery, second-d

WTVM - 2018-01-17 21:15:27

The Lee Co. Sheriff's Office just issued this travel advisory:

The Lee Co. Sheriff's Office just issued this travel advisory: Lee County roadway conditions continue to be hazardous for any travel. All area road surfaces have ice coatings rendering roads impassable. The U.S. 280/431 corridor is having numerous issues. U.S. 280 northwest of Auburn-Opelika has num

WRBL.COM - 2018-01-17 18:24:26

City of Columbus delays opening Thursday due to winter road conditions

The Columbus Consolidated Government will delay the opening of city offices until 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 18. The delayed opening does not apply to emergency and other essential personnel. Normal hours of operations for all city services will resume on Friday, Jan. 19. All morning Recorder's Court se

WTVM - 2018-01-17 21:36:34

AL man arrested for murder in Ft. Mitchell Dollar General deadly shooting

RUSSELL COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - An arrest has been made in connection with the deadly Fort Mitchell Dollar General shooting. Justin Davidson, 26, was arrested at Columbus Regional Hospital Tuesday, Jan. 16. Davidson was charged with being a fugitive from justice based on the Alabama warrant for murder.


More than 60 wrecks reported in Columbus on snow day, police say

Columbus has seen more than 60 wrecks since snowfall hit the city early Wednesday morning, authorities said around noon. Columbus Police Maj. Charles Kennedy said 62 crashes have been reported since about 5:30 a.m. with six only of those leading to minor injuries. He said the collisions have occurr

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-17 20:31:00

VIDEO: Phenix City dog plays in snow for first time

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) - It's not every day you see snow in the south, especially for one dog, who experienced snow for the first time on Wednesday. Adonis is a one-and-a-half-year-old Golden Retriever who lives in a Phenix City neighborhood. His owner, Alex Kelley, says he is one happy boy as you c

WTVM - 2018-01-17 21:27:23

Columbus police officer placed on leave after drug arrest

Officials announced Tuesday morning that the Columbus police officer who was arrested Saturday afternoon on drug-related charges has been placed on administrative leave without pay. Officer Sameen Mitchell, who joined the patrol division on Jan. 30, and Chelsea Moses face one count each of possessi

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-16 19:58:00

News Leader 9's Mobile Alert Center crew helps stranded drivers

News Leader 9's Mobile Alert Center crew was out helping drivers who were stuck in icy conditions earlier today. In the Milgen Road area in Columbus, almost 20 cars were stopped on the road when the crew went to see how many people were affected. WTVM's Operations Manager Aaron Lee and Engineer Walt

WTVM - 2018-01-18 04:33:46

Sedalia police arrest man after finding drugs, gun in SUV

SEDALIA, Mo. - Sedalia police arrested Zachary Smasal on Tuesday after officers performed a traffic stop on a SUV because it did not have a rear license plate. According to the probable cause statement, when officers approached the car they could smell marijuana. Smasal admitted to smoking some ear

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 18:36:49

Sedalia woman charged after being accused of supplying heroin

SEDALIA, Mo. - A Sedalia woman has been charged with multiple drug charges after she was accused of being a heroin distributor. According to the probable cause statement, officers were able to obtain a cellphone showing text conversations about Kenneth McGee and Tuesday Sparks distributing heroin i

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 18:19:24

Former Moniteau County jail clerk charged with stealing from sheriff's department

A former Moniteau County Sheriff's Office clerk has been arrested on multiple theft charges. Sheriff Tony Wheatley said Jessica Lamble, of Tipton, 30, was fired in November from his department where she had worked as a jail clerk the past two years. "After she was fired, we conducted an internal aud


Sedalia man charged with leaving scene of accident on US 65

The Saline County Prosecuting Attorney has charged Joseph Gardner Jr., 64, of Sedalia with leaving the scene of an accident after Gardner was involved in a crash Nov. 17. A probable cause statement indicates the officer of record responded to a non-injury crash on U.S. Highway 65 at Mount Olive Road

MARSHALL DEMOCRAT-NEWS - 2018-01-17 06:00:00

Sedalia police identify persons of interest after apparent stabbing death

SEDALIA, Mo. - UPDATE 1/16: Sedalia Police say they have identified person(s) of interest and are following up on leads as they investigate the death of Heather McClellan. Police posted the update on their Facebook account Tuesday. They say an initial investigation indicates McCellan died of apparen


Business brief: Harris named CMH chief medical information officer

Citizens Memorial Hospital recently appointed Louis B. Harris, M.D., as chief medical information officer. Harris is a board certified family medicine physician and has practiced at Bolivar Family Care for nearly 30 years. He earned his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma - Tulsa and comp

BOLIVAR HERALD FREE PRESS - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Police search for vandal after quarry equipment destroyed in Sunrise Beach

SUNRISE BEACH, Mo. -- Police say a seismograph at the Magruder Quarry in Sunrise Beach was destroyed just a few weeks ago. Picture provided by the Sunrise Beach Police Department. The company has replaced it, but they still have no idea who vandalized that equipment. "They say they had to replace

KYTV - 2018-01-18 00:56:00

Veteran Suicide: Why does it continue to happen?

Why is it happening, and what's being done about it? What do Veterans need to help them heal, recover, and move on? Well, these are tough questions, and there isn't a simple, easy, answer, but I did my best to speak for those who can't speak for themselves. Many of us have heard about campaigns to r

KMBC.COM - 2018-01-18 11:22:00

Lincoln man's sexual attack on stranger at Holmes Lake leads to prison time 'to protect this community'

A 30-year-old Lincoln man went to prison Wednesday for an attack nearly two years ago where he grabbed a young woman as she walked at Holmes Lake Park and tried to undo her shorts. Lancaster County District Court Judge Lori Maret told Anthony Sanders that she believes, as his attorney said, that man

LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR - 2018-01-17 23:00:00

Officer injured while attempting to arrest fleeing man in North Platte

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. - Two pursuits and one injured officer led to a man's arrest Tuesday evening. Chance Ragle, 28, was arrested at 5:40 p.m., "thanks to some helpful citizens in Lincoln County," North Platte police wrote on their Facebook page. About 10 a.m., police had been called to the 2300 block

OMAHA.COM - 2018-01-18 04:45:00

Lincoln woman faces theft charge in check fraud case

A Lincoln woman is accused of stealing more than $40,000 in a check scam. According to a probable cause affidavit, Raina R. Potter of Lincoln deposited checks totaling $40,250 into a Union Bank and Trust account belonging to her husband, Daniel Potter, drawn from a bank in Zimmerman, Minnesota, in N

LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR - 2018-01-18 05:00:00

Proposed Nebraska Constitutional Amendment Would Legalize Medical Marijuana

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News 8@klkntv.com State Senator Anna Wishart (D - Lincoln) introduced a proposed resolution that would let voters decide whether or not to legalize medical marijuana. It would be on the ballot for 2018. If successful and passed by voters, it would be added to the stat

KLKNTV.COM - 2018-01-18 21:16:00