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CDC: Flu Blamed For 84 Child Deaths this Season

(CNN) - 84 children have died from the flu since this season began in October. The Centers for Disease Sontrol and Prevention released the newest numbers Friday. In the weekly surveillance report, 22 deaths were added to the flu-related statistics…

GSW Student Selected As Outstanding Scholar

Amelia Cornell was recently named Georgia Southwestern State University’s Outstanding Scholar. The award is the university’s highest academic honor. "Receiving the Outstanding Scholar Award is such an exciting honor because I always have put my all into my school work…

JROTC Cadets Receive Leadership Awards

The Dothan Area Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Committee honored JROTC cadets and commanders from five local area high schools for their outstanding leadership and performance during the 2017-2018 school year. The annual program recognizes cadets and their commanders and demonstrates…

A Columbus Man Killed in The Street

A Columbus man is gunned down overnight February 15th 2018.   Police say this is not a random shooting. Darnell Jackson was shot to death on Thomas street. People at the scene saw it all happen. Police have been investigating…

Upatoi Jury Deadlocked on Murder Charges

After the Jury reported here they were deadlocked on the most serious charges including Malice Murder, Judge Gil McBride issued an "Allen Charge" sometimes referred to as a "Dynamite Charge" and that is a polite…

ICE Agent Pleads Guilty to Stealing Immigrant Info

(CNN) - A senior ICE official has pleaded guilty of stealing immigrants' identities. Raphael Sanchez was Seattle's chief ICE attorney. According to court documents, Sanchez was charged with stealing the personal information of seven people who were involved in immigration…

Study: Extreme Weather Events Expected to Continue

(CNN) - New research shows many countries world-wide aren't keeping the greenhouse gas goals set in the Paris climate deal. According to a report in the journal 'Science Advances' -- that means we are likely to see more extreme weather…

Hair Dryers Recalled Due to Burn Hazard

ISO Beauty is recalling 73,000 hair dryers after reports of flames, smoke and burns. The recall  includes these two hair dryers: the Ionic Pro 2000 and 2000-W. The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the cords near the base of the…

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