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'CONSIDER HIM ARMED AND DANGEROUS': West Point man wanted for murder

23-year-old Trent Murphy, of West Point, currently being sought in connection with the June 13, 2018, murder of Reggie Pearson of Valley Alabama. Police say Murphy should be considered armed and dangerous.

WRBL.COM - 2018-08-14 15:35:21

Chambers County car lot owner one of two people arrested for Trafficking in Methamphetamine

CHAMBERS CO., Ala. (WRBL) - A Chambers County car lot owner is facing multiple drug charges, including Trafficking in Methamphetamine, after his arrest by the Chambers County Drug Task Force.

WRBL.COM - 2018-08-13 19:37:35

Police searching for murder suspect - Valley Times-News

WEST POINT — The West Point Police Department believes a man wanted in connection to a June murder may be in the Troup County area.According to a press release, authorities are still searching for 23-year-old Trent Murphy, one of three men sought in connection with the shooting death of Reggie Pears

VALLEY TIMES-NEWS - 2018-08-14 16:05:34

Valley Car Dealership Owner & Another Arrested on Drug Charges - WLTZ

The agents discovered (30) Grams of Methamphetamine, (9) Ounces of Marijuana, (10) MDMA Pills, Hydrocodone Pills, Suspected LSD, Drug Paraphernalia, (15) Firearms, Over (5) Gallons of Untaxed Liquor and a Large Sum of Currency.

WLTZ.COM - 2018-08-13 22:14:16

LaGrange plans "City Hall Selfie" Day for Wednesday, August 15

LaGRANGE, Ga (WRBL) -LaGrange is planning a fun way for you to take pride in the city by using your social media accounts! Wednesday is City Hall Selfie Day!

WRBL.COM - 2018-08-13 16:58:12

Police reports from Aug. 14

Dylan Beck, 26, of Five Points, was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance.

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-08-14 12:11:00

Four new West Point police officers sworn in - Valley Times-News

WEST POINT — Four new police officers were sworn in Monday in front of the West Point City Council.Gary Johnson, Chris Samra, Jorge Olmonova and Quallen Perrigan were sworn in by Judge Wesley Leonard, surrounded by the full city council and a nearly-full council chamber.“I thought it was important g

VALLEY TIMES-NEWS - 2018-08-15 00:13:52

Flash Flood warning issued for western Lee County

These areas include Auburn, Opelika, Notasulga, Beauregard, Auburn University, Loachapoka, Robert G. Pitts Airport, Chewacla State Park and Roxana.

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-08-14 17:55:00

Police: 6-year-old hit by car in DeKalb County

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga.- A 6-year-old boy is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle in DeKalb County.Police say the driver has remained on scene after the accident.Officials have not yet released the identity of the child or the driver.This is a breaking news story. We will be updating this s

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-08-14 20:26:00

FORSYTH SWAT STANDOFF: SWAT on scene at townhome community; 911 caller says he's being held hostage

@JasonDurdenWSBis keeping a close eye from the sky on this developing SWAT situation in Forsyth County. Law enforcement has descended on a townhome, where earlier today a man claimed he was being held hostage.pic.twitter.com/ZBSITPXBZD— Michael Seiden (@SeidenWSBTV)August 14, 2018

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-08-14 19:15:24

Winning lottery ticket sold at Corner Store - Valley Times-News

WEST POINT — A ticket for a $150,000 jackpot was sold last week at a local store.The winning Fantasy 5 ticket was sold at West Point Corner Store, 607 4th Ave., on Thursday, Aug. 9. The numbers are 08-09-20-23-42.A winner has not come forward to claim the prize yet.

VALLEY TIMES-NEWS - 2018-08-14 01:17:20

Galaxy Auto Sales owner charged with trafficking - Valley Times-News

VALLEY — Lanett’s Galaxy Auto owner James Patrick Cannon, along with a second individual named Meredith Brooke Wilkerson, were arrested on charges including drug trafficking and possession of drugs, untaxed liquor and drug paraphernalia on Monday, Aug. 13.According to Valley Police Chief Tommy Weldo

VALLEY TIMES-NEWS - 2018-08-14 01:08:42

Auburn Police charge four with breaking and entering a motor vehicle and other charges

Police arrested 19-year-old Nakevious Devon Thomas, of Opelika, along with three juveniles from Auburn on charges of breaking and entering of a motor vehicle and fourth-degree theft of property.

WRBL.COM - 2018-08-13 20:54:57

Man found dead during fire rescue

LAGRANGE, Ga. – Police are investigating a death after fire personnel find a man’s body amid a structure fire.On Aug. 11, LaGrange Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 201 N. Lewis St.As firefighters entered a smoke-filled apartment No. 1—where they believe the fire started—they discover


Local Tex-Mex restaurant to close its doors Sunday

Buy NowTuco’s restaurant, located near the intersection of Ogletree Road and Moores Mill Road in Auburn, will be closing its doors on Aug. 12 to begin renovations to later be reopened as Hamilton’s on Ogletree.Emily Enfinger/eenfinger@oanow.com


Mom credits Coweta pediatrician for saving daughter’s life

(COURTESY: MIKEON ENGLISH)Aubrey English, 3, shows off her “superhero” strength while battling an aggressive liver cancer called hepatoblastoma.Three-year-old Aubrey English came out of her mother’s womb fighting for her life.The Fairburn toddler was born at 26 weeks and weighed 1 pound, 10 ounces,


Locals raise more money for family - Valley Times-News

WEST POINT — Anyone driving down 10th street Friday morning or afternoon was greeted with the wafting smell of fried fish and barbecue chicken.The smell was escaping from the small kitchen of Emanuel Chapel CME Methodist Church in West Point where Cassandra Hutchinson’s family was working hard, yet


3-star WR Jamari Thrash names top five schools

LAGRANGE, Ga. -- It didn't take long upon arrival at Troup County High's scrimmage Thursday night for a coach, staff member or player to single out No. 12 to 247Sports. Already a three-star prospect on the network, the group was making sure we kept an eye onJamari Thrashbefore the day was done.


Lanett helps Valley with EMS coverage on Thursday - Valley Times-News

VALLEY — Reports are circulating that the City of Valley was without EMS service on Thursday, Aug. 9 but, on Friday, Mayor Leonard Riley disputed that claim.According to the mayor, an EMS worker went home Thursday due to an at this time unknown reason and because other workers were unavailable or ot


White supremacists set to rally outside White House a year after...

Members and supporters of the National Socialist Movement, one of the largest neo-Nazi groups in the US, hold a rally in Newnan, Georgia in April