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Lanett Standouts Receive Offers From Alabama

While small in enrollment numbers, the footprint of Lanett High School football continued to expand Tuesday as Trikweze Bridges and Kristian Story each landed scholarship offers from Alabama. This marks the first SEC…

Eufaula Man Arrested for Burglarizing a Convenience Store

A Eufaula man was arrested early Tuesday morning for his involvement in a theft and burglary at a Eufaula convenience store. 41-year-old Rheem Robinson was arrested for breaking into the store and then trying to run away from police. Robinson…

Auburn Police Arrest Man For Allegedly Raping 15-year-old girl

Auburn police have arrested a man they say raped a 15-year-old girl. 19-year-old Wilmer Villafuerte, from Loachapoka, was arrested around midnight on Tuesday and charged with rape in the 2nd degree. Around 10 p.m. Monday night, Auburn police responded to…

Alabama Governor Appoints New Communications Director

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has appointed a new communications director. She announced on Monday that lawyer and pastor Joshua Pendergrass would fill the position. The statement says…

VIDEO FORECAST: Goodbye Humidity, Hello Cooler/Drier Air!

Good Monday evening everyone! After a round of morning showers and storms, we've cleared things out and our humidity has dropped to extremely comfortable levels! This weather pattern will hold for the next two days before showers and storms return…

Alabama Candidate for Senate Invokes President Trump's Slogan

U.S. Senate candidate and former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore invokes President Donald Trump's campaign slogan with and added twist. Moore said, "I support President Trump's agenda of making America great again. But I submit to you that we can…

Fairfield Fire Chief Killed in Wreck on I-59

Birmingham, AL (WBRC) - Friends and loved ones are mourning the death of a Fairfield, Alabama fire chief who died in an interstate crash. Kevin Sutton was traveling with his wife and daughter Sunday, when an 18-wheeler crossed the median…

One Dead in Birmingham Multi-Vehicle Wreck

Birmingham, AL (WBRC) - An 18-wheeler and several other vehicles were involved in a fatal wreck Sunday in Birmingham, Alabama. One person died in the wreck. Three or four vehicles were involved. The people inside those two cars were transported…

Severe Weather Possible Monday Morning

Showers and thunderstorms will affect the area this morning through the early afternoon with the possibility of severe weather. Gusty, damaging winds will be the main concern. Hail and isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled…

Some Alabama Crawfish Boils Pose Health Risk

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama Legislature is being asked to get involved with crawfish boils in the city of Mobile. The city has a tradition of bars cooking crawfish on…

Eufaula Crash Kills a 10-year-old, Injuries Five Others

A crash in Eufaula Friday night kills a 10-year-old. It happened on Eufaula Ave. near Washington St. and Davis St. around 8 p.m. a A Honda driven by a 34-year-old woman from Abbeville was driving north on Eufaula Ave. when…

Alabama Flags at Half Staff to Remember Tornado Victims

Alabama's governor ordered flags to be flown at half staff in memory of hundreds of storm victims. This is the sixth anniversary of the 62 deadly tornadoes which struck Alabama on April 27th, 2011. Governor Kay Ivey has declared April…

Lee County Gathering

An “old time” music festival is going on this weekend in downtown Loachapoka. It’s an all day jamming session of “mountain and folk time music” that’s been going on for 9 years.…

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