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Chattahoochee Riverkeeper to host Valley Rally on May 5

WEST POINT - On Saturday, May 5, Chattahoochee Riverkeeper (CRK) and the City of West Point will host the thirdannual Chattahoochee Valley River Rally - a three-mile paddle trip and river celebration. The event will kick off at 5 p.m. with the launch of kayaks, canoes and paddle boards at Hardley Cr

LA GRANGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-18 23:59:59

Police fire Taser to subdue fleeing suspect in Oakland Park

Police fired a Taser at a fleeing suspect after a car chase ended in Columbus early Saturday. Jarvis Culpepper, 26, of Columbus was taken into custody at 4:33 a.m. at Rice Street and Sharp Avenue in Oakland Park. He faces one count each of fleeing and eluding police, hit and run, striking an unatten

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-03-17 21:34:00

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn becomes a grandfather and the newborn pics are adorable

Head coach Gus Malzahn of the Auburn Tigers celebrates after the victory over the Alabama Crimson Tide at Jordan Hare Stadium on November 25, 2017 in Auburn, Alabama. The Auburn Tigers always preach family. It's been one of the major building blocks that has helped make the football program what i

SECCOUNTRY.COM - 2018-03-19 13:15:35

Lee County, AL Sheriff's Office searching for missing 13-year-old

The Lee County, Alabama Sheriff's Office is asking the public for assistance in locating a missing 13-year-old girl. Kimberly Ann Wall was last seen at her residence in Salem, Alabama Thursday, March 15 before midnight. According to law enforcement, Wall may be in Birmingham, Alabama area. Wall is


Local TV anchor arrested following domestic dispute

COLUMBUS, Ga (WRBL) - Columbus Police say a local TV anchor was charged with simple battery Friday morning following a family dispute. Lt. Consuelo Askew, of the Columbus Police Department, says Desiree Armstrong Perez, known under her professional name as Dee Armstrong, and her son got into an arg


Missing Salem girl located | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Kimberly Ann Wall, 13, of Salem, Ala., who was reported missing on Friday has been located. A report from the Lee County Sheriff's Office confirmed the child was safe. The girl had last been seen before midnight on March 15 and law enforcement thought she might be in the Birmingham, Ala., area. The

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-03-18 18:02:02

WEATHER AWARE: Severe storms expected throughout Monday

COLUMBUS, Ga. - We are still expecting for severe storms on Monday that is why the First Alert Weather Team is Weather Aware as we start the week. A warm front will lift up through the Chattahoochee Valley Monday morning putting us in the warm sector. Our chances will start to increase Monday aftern

WRBL.COM - 2018-03-18 23:28:58

Naked man found climbing fence at Muscogee County Jail

A Columbus man was found naked as he climbed a fence outside the Muscogee County Jail. Kaderrius Nequan Baugh, 18, was arrested about 5:45 p.m. March 10 outside the 700 10th St. facility. He pleaded not guilty to public indecency during a Recorder's Court hearing Friday. Judge Julius Hunter bound t


Multiple alcohol-related arrests on St. Patrick's Day in Columbus

The Columbus Police Department has reported multiple alcohol-related arrests on St. Patrick's Day. CPD reported five arrests were made with charges of driving under the influence and one more arrest for drinking in public. 28-year-old Shonte Green, 30-year-old Samuel Crosby, 30-year-old Tiana Prathe

WTVM - 2018-03-18 20:16:52

Teen dies after SUV overturns on U.S. 431 south of Phenix City

A Lawrenceville, Ga., teen died Saturday after the SUV he was riding in left the road and overturned on U.S. 431, the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency said. Charles Boykins, 19, was pronounced dead at the former Midtown Medical Center, now Piedmont Columbus Regional Midtown Campus, shortly after the 8

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-03-18 02:00:00

BREAKING: Columbus Police respond to shooting on 32nd ave., possible injuries

In a story News Leader 9 brought you first on air, Columbus Police and EMS have confirmed they are responding to a shooting on 32nd Avenue. We working to gather further details on injuries related to the incident. News Leader 9 has a crew on scene gathering the latest. Copyright 2018 WTVM. All right

WTVM - 2018-03-18 02:15:34

Columbus police investigating possible murder-suicide

Muscogeee County Coroner Buddy Bryan says police in Columbus are investigating what appears to be a possible murder-suicide. Bryan said the bodies were found Sunday at Greystone Falls Apartments on Williams Court. Bryan said he pronounced the woman dead at 2:32 p.m. and the man at 2:33 p.m. No other

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-03-19 00:05:00

Milliken & Company expands in Troup County

submitted photo Milliken's global floor covering division expects to close later this month on the former Carter's building, which has sat vacant for about five years after the Atlanta-based children's apparel maker closed its facility on Industrial Drive in Hogansville. Hogansville could see up

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2018-03-17 23:01:00

WEATHER ALERT: Severe weather possible today

The strongest severe weather threat to the Opelika-Auburn News coverage area is later tonight, according to information issued Monday morning from the National Weather Service office in Birmingham. An NWS graphic shows the greatest possibility for severe weather between Auburn and Montgomery from 8

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-03-19 14:17:00

TROUP COUNTY: Store clerk shot in armed robbery

LAGRANGE, Ga (WRBL) - Troup County Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting of a store clerk in an armed robbery. The robbery occurred Thursday, March 15th at 11:22 p.m. at the Summit Gas Station. Sgt. Stewart Smith, Public Information Officer for Troup County Sheriff's Office, says when the