Robbie Watson

Remembering Reverend Billy Graham

You don't have to be a Southern Baptist to appreciate the iconic Reverend Billy Graham, the man generations of people turned to in times of trouble. "Sometimes they call him "America's Evangelist" or…

East Alabama Lawmakers "Embarrassed" by Bentley

  Alabama has a new Governor and she didn't waste any time getting to work. Lawmakers from our area say that's good, because they only have two weeks to pass a state budget.…

Families outraged by DA's Death Penalty Decisions

  There were two grieving families here appearing  for status hearings for what they thought were death penalty cases when to their dismay the incoming District Attorney they were told had other plans.…

Police: New Technology could crack Case

Columbus Police tell First News they used cutting edge technology to help identify a suspect wanted for murder. Now they're making a plea for the publics help. Iris Harless, a 64 year old…