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  • Police: Major Drug Dealer Arrested in Baldwin County

    Police: Major Drug Dealer Arrested in Baldwin County

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:20 PM EDT2014-09-16 19:20:18 GMT
    Police have arrested an illegal alien in Baldwin County following a 7 month investigation into the sale of cocaine and marijuana.
    Police have arrested an illegal alien in Baldwin County following a 7 month investigation into the sale of cocaine and marijuana.
  • Mobile Extends Penny Sales Tax 3 Years

    Mobile Extends Penny Sales Tax 3 Years

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 2:33 PM EDT2014-09-16 18:33:15 GMT
    BREAKING NEWS: Mobile City Council has voted to extend the city's "Penny Sales Tax" through 2018.
    BREAKING NEWS: Mobile City Council has voted to extend the city's "Penny Sales Tax" through 2018.
  • "Pants Robbers" Identified by Police

    "Pants Robbers" Identified by Police

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 2:18 PM EDT2014-09-16 18:18:46 GMT
    Bodacius Denson, 21 (left) and Marquis Roper, 23 (right)Bodacius Denson, 21 (left) and Marquis Roper, 23 (right)
    The victim stated two subjects, one armed with a handgun, demanded his pants, which contained his wallet and property. 
    The victim stated two subjects, one armed with a handgun, demanded his pants, which contained his wallet and property. 
  • Report: 2 Doctors in Alabama Prisons Lost Licenses

    Report: 2 Doctors in Alabama Prisons Lost Licenses

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:59:46 GMT
    One of the doctors live in Daphne.
    One of the doctors live in Daphne.
  • Look Back: 2014 Gator Hunting Season

    Look Back: 2014 Gator Hunting Season

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:30 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:30:00 GMT
    News 5's J.B. Biunno brings you the sights and sounds of a thrilling 2014 Alabama gator hunting season, including a look at "Gatorsaurus."
    News 5's J.B. Biunno brings you the sights and sounds of a thrilling 2014 Alabama gator hunting season, including a look at "Gatorsaurus."
  • Airbus Launches New Overhead Bins For A320 Family

    Airbus Launches New Overhead Bins For A320 Family

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:17 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:17:57 GMT

    The A320 class of planes will be built in Mobile at Airbus's new facility, currently under construction.

    The A320 class of planes will be built in Mobile at Airbus's new facility, currently under construction.

  • 2 Murder Suspects Arrested at Mobile Bus Station

    2 Murder Suspects Arrested at Mobile Bus Station

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:50 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:50:00 GMT
    Mobile Police Department received information from the Bogalusa Louisiana Police Department Monday in reference to two Homicide suspects at the Greyhound Bus Station.
    Mobile Police Department received information from the Bogalusa Louisiana Police Department Monday in reference to two Homicide suspects at the Greyhound Bus Station.
  • Tim Cook Talks Apple "Screw Up"

    Tim Cook Talks Apple "Screw Up"

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:49 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:49:32 GMT
    In this Web Center Report, tech reporter J.B. Biunno highlights the most notable moments from Tim Cook's recent interview on PBS, including the Apple CEO's biggest "screw up."
    In this Web Center Report, tech reporter J.B. Biunno highlights the most notable moments from Tim Cook's recent interview on PBS, including the Apple CEO's biggest "screw up."
  • Cops: Man Strangled Wife's Poodle

    Cops: Man Strangled Wife's Poodle

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 10:05 AM EDT2014-09-16 14:05:48 GMT
    The victim stated her husband, Brandy Little, intentionally strangled her poodle.
    The victim stated her husband, Brandy Little, intentionally strangled her poodle.
  • AJ's Wedding Pictures Released

    AJ's Wedding Pictures Released

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 10:03 AM EDT2014-09-16 14:03:37 GMT
    Two months after their wedding, A.J. McCarron and Katherine Webb released their pictures to the entertainment show and website Extra.
    Two months after their wedding, A.J. McCarron and Katherine Webb released their pictures to the entertainment show and website Extra.
  • Fired Officer Searched Databases For Personal Use

    Fired Officer Searched Databases For Personal Use

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:26 AM EDT2014-09-16 13:26:27 GMT
    A former supervisor with the MPD is accused of using local and state databases to look up personal information about black women.
    A former supervisor with the MPD is accused of using local and state databases to look up personal information about black women.

  • Backlash Over Free U2 Album

    Backlash Over Free U2 Album

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:50 AM EDT2014-09-16 07:50:21 GMT
    Apple gave away new U2 album to 500 million iTunes users, but not everyone was happy to see it downloaded on their device
    Apple gave away new U2 album to 500 million iTunes users, but not everyone was happy to see it downloaded on their device
  • "Luxury" Ultrasound Business Opens in Mobile

    "Luxury" Ultrasound Business Opens in Mobile

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:38:24 GMT
    A new business has opened in Mobile, that gives expectant parents a sneak peek at their baby, while being pampered. It's called Sneak a Peek. It's a boutique ultrasound business, where you pay for a very comfortable ultrasound experience. Ultrasounds here are not covered by insurance. It is not a clinical environment like a doctor's office.
    A new business has opened in Mobile, that gives expectant parents a sneak peek at their baby, while being pampered. It's called Sneak a Peek. It's a boutique ultrasound business, where you pay for a very comfortable ultrasound experience. Ultrasounds here are not covered by insurance. It is not a clinical environment like a doctor's office.
  • Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast

    Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast

    Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast. This 30 minute program chronicles the arrival and aftermath of Hurricane Ivan, in 2004 on the Gulf Coast. Ivan was a historic storm that changed the way we plan for hurricanes. See the anticipation, the preparation, the evacuation and the devastation.
    Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast. This 30 minute program chronicles the arrival and aftermath of Hurricane Ivan, in 2004 on the Gulf Coast. Ivan was a historic storm that changed the way we plan for hurricanes. See the anticipation, the preparation, the evacuation and the devastation.
  • Spanish Fort Eyes "Gas Tax"

    Spanish Fort Eyes "Gas Tax"

    Monday, September 15 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:36:57 GMT

    To help increase revenue, the city of Spanish Fort is considering adopting a gas tax.  

    To help increase revenue, the city of Spanish Fort is considering adopting a gas tax.  

  • Penny Sales Tax Could be Extended through 2018

    Penny Sales Tax Could be Extended through 2018

    Monday, September 15 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:02:53 GMT
    Councilman Joel Daves tells News 5 that extending the tax for three additional years “is likely to be discussed” at Tuesday's Council meeting.
    Councilman Joel Daves tells News 5 that extending the tax for three additional years “is likely to be discussed” at Tuesday's Council meeting.
  • Water Line Bust

    Water Line Bust

    Monday, September 15 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-09-15 22:31:29 GMT
    It is suggested that southbound traffic on McDonald Road get off the roadway at Theodore Dawes to access I-10.

    The water main break has been repaired in West Mobile County.

  • Accident Victim Surprising Doctors With Recovery

    Accident Victim Surprising Doctors With Recovery

    Monday, September 15 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-09-15 22:19:58 GMT
    Carol and Brandon Peed believe the power of prayer is helping their son recover after a horrific accident that caused his abdomen to fill with blood.
    Carol and Brandon Peed believe the power of prayer is helping their son recover after a horrific accident that caused his abdomen to fill with blood.
  • Beach Sand Returned after 20 Years

    Beach Sand Returned after 20 Years

    Monday, September 15 2014 5:58 PM EDT2014-09-15 21:58:44 GMT
    A mysterious package arrived in the mail last Fall in Gulf Shores full of beach sand and a not apologizing for taking the sand 20 years ago. Now the sand is back where it belongs, put there by the one that took it.
    A mysterious package arrived in the mail last Fall in Gulf Shores full of beach sand and a not apologizing for taking the sand 20 years ago. Now the sand is back where it belongs, put there by the one that took it.

  • Mobile Fire Fighter’s Union Fires Back

    Mobile Fire Fighter’s Union Fires Back

    Monday, September 15 2014 5:55 PM EDT2014-09-15 21:55:05 GMT

    Recently, the Public Safety Director talked about his goal to increase diversity in the Fire and Police Departments. Richard Landolt said “you don't want a fire truck going into a community with all white firemen on it that doesn't reflect on the community.” Some union members say they're offended.

    Recently, the Public Safety Director talked about his goal to increase diversity in the Fire and Police Departments. Richard Landolt said “you don't want a fire truck going into a community with all white firemen on it that doesn't reflect on the community.” Some union members say they're offended.


  • Only 4 Test Positive For Enterovirus D68 in Mobile County So Far

    Only 4 Test Positive For Enterovirus D68 in Mobile County So Far

    Monday, September 15 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-09-15 21:51:11 GMT
    As of September 15, results show 4 of 6 specimens from Mobile County sent to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are positive for EV-D68.
    As of September 15, results show 4 of 6 specimens from Mobile County sent to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are positive for EV-D68.
  • MPD Searching for Alleged Credit Card Thief

    MPD Searching for Alleged Credit Card Thief

    Monday, September 15 2014 3:08 PM EDT2014-09-15 19:08:01 GMT
    Claudia Marie Simpson, 31Claudia Marie Simpson, 31
    Mobile Police Department Seek the help of the public in locating a wanted person.
    Mobile Police Department Seek the help of the public in locating a wanted person.
  • Woman Wakes Up to Man in Her Room

    Woman Wakes Up to Man in Her Room

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:17 AM EDT2014-09-15 15:17:48 GMT
    A woman in West Mobile in the 6600 block of Wesley Drive off Ziegler, told officers she awoke Sunday morning to an unknown, black male subject standing in her bedroom.
    A woman in West Mobile in the 6600 block of Wesley Drive off Ziegler, told officers she awoke Sunday morning to an unknown, black male subject standing in her bedroom.
  • Cops: Victim Robbed For His Pants

    Cops: Victim Robbed For His Pants

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:12 AM EDT2014-09-15 15:12:30 GMT
    Mobile Police say a man was robbed of his pants Sunday afternoon.
    Mobile Police say a man was robbed of his pants Sunday afternoon.
  • Medal of Honor Presentations

    Medal of Honor Presentations

    Monday, September 15 2014 6:41 AM EDT2014-09-15 10:41:30 GMT
    Alabama man to receive Medal of Honor today
    Alabama man to receive Medal of Honor today
  • USS Alabama Celebrates 50 Years In Mobile Bay

    USS Alabama Celebrates 50 Years In Mobile Bay

    Sunday, September 14 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-09-14 22:11:00 GMT
    Folks reflected on the historic battleship as well as the president's handling of the terror group Isis.
    Folks reflected on the historic battleship as well as the president's handling of the terror group Isis.
  • USA Football Fans Show Pride After Loss

    USA Football Fans Show Pride After Loss

    Sunday, September 14 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-09-14 14:36:41 GMT
    Whether they were pulling for USA or Mississippi State, the nearly 40-thousand fans had one thing in common today. They were ready for some football! News 5's Tiffany McCall reports.
    Whether they were pulling for USA or Mississippi State, the nearly 40-thousand fans had one thing in common today. They were ready for some football! News 5's Tiffany McCall reports.
  • Mississippi St Rolls Past South Alabama

    Mississippi St Rolls Past South Alabama

    Saturday, September 13 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-09-13 23:46:52 GMT
    Dak Prescott rushed, threw and caught a touchdown pass for the second time in his career as Mississippi State downed South Alabama 35-3 at Ladd-Peebles Stadium on Saturday.
    Dak Prescott rushed, threw and caught a touchdown pass for the second time in his career as Mississippi State downed South Alabama 35-3 at Ladd-Peebles Stadium on Saturday.
  • Alabama Power Warns Customers of New Type of Scam

    Alabama Power Warns Customers of New Type of Scam

    Saturday, September 13 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-09-13 19:53:54 GMT
    Alabama Power Co. is warning its customers to be on the lookout for a new type of scam.
    Alabama Power Co. is warning its customers to be on the lookout for a new type of scam.
  • Drivers Save Children in Summerdale Accident

    Drivers Save Children in Summerdale Accident

    Friday, September 12 2014 10:43 PM EDT2014-09-13 02:43:49 GMT
    Lives may have been saved thanks to the actions of two men driving past the accident.
    Lives may have been saved thanks to the actions of two men driving past the accident.
  • No Cowbell In Mobile Saturday

    No Cowbell In Mobile Saturday

    Friday, September 12 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-09-13 02:02:50 GMT

    Mississippi State fans have been ringing cowbells in support of their team for ages. Under Sunbelt Conference rules the bells won't be allowed in the stadium during the game against the USA Jaguars.

    Mississippi State fans have been ringing cowbells in support of their team for ages. Under Sunbelt Conference rules the bells won't be allowed in the stadium during the game against the USA Jaguars.


  • Couple Fights for Same Sex Marriage

    Couple Fights for Same Sex Marriage

    Friday, September 12 2014 9:36 PM EDT2014-09-13 01:36:30 GMT
    There's a constitutional ban in Alabama on same sex marriage, but one couple hopes to change that.
    There's a constitutional ban in Alabama on same sex marriage, but one couple hopes to change that.
  • Gulf Shores Man Fights Harassment Conviction After Cursing Neighbor

    Gulf Shores Man Fights Harassment Conviction After Cursing Neighbor

    Friday, September 12 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-09-12 23:38:42 GMT

    Shawn Grow says he was wrongfully convicted of harassment for cursing his neighbor after her dog defalcated in his yard. But Kathy Matter says Grow is a bully and is afraid of him.  

    Shawn Grow says he was wrongfully convicted of harassment for cursing his neighbor after her dog defalcated in his yard. But Kathy Matter says Grow is a bully and is afraid of him.  

  • Cutting Red Tape in Mobile

    Cutting Red Tape in Mobile

    Friday, September 12 2014 7:11 PM EDT2014-09-12 23:11:22 GMT
    Mobile has a reputation for bureaucracy and red tape is so bad that it's been selected as a test site for program designed by world renowned urban planner and architect Andres Duany
    Mobile has a reputation for bureaucracy and red tape is so bad that it's been selected as a test site for program designed by world renowned urban planner and architect Andres Duany
  • FEMA Watching Baldwin Waterway Cleanup

    FEMA Watching Baldwin Waterway Cleanup

    Friday, September 12 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-09-12 22:15:39 GMT
    How many people does it take to make sure a clean up job is done right? If it's the waterway clean up in Baldwin County, apparently a lot.
    How many people does it take to make sure a clean up job is done right? If it's the waterway clean up in Baldwin County, apparently a lot.

  • Walmart Plans Neighborhood Market on University Blvd.

    Walmart Plans Neighborhood Market on University Blvd.

    Friday, September 12 2014 5:16 PM EDT2014-09-12 21:16:38 GMT
    A Walmart Neighborhood Market is planned for University Blvd, north of Ziegler Road and just south of Overlook.
    A Walmart Neighborhood Market is planned for University Blvd, north of Ziegler Road and just south of Overlook.
  • Work Widening Project Starts Monday

    Work Widening Project Starts Monday

    Friday, September 12 2014 4:24 PM EDT2014-09-12 20:24:53 GMT
    Satchel Paige Drive will be closed to through traffic between Government Boulevard and Bolling Brothers Boulevard for about three months.
    Satchel Paige Drive will be closed to through traffic between Government Boulevard and Bolling Brothers Boulevard for about three months.
  • 'The Roots' Coming to Bayfest

    'The Roots' Coming to Bayfest

    Friday, September 12 2014 4:19 PM EDT2014-09-12 20:19:18 GMT

    The Roots are taking the place of CeeLo Green at Bayfest.  You may know them from the Jimmy Fallon show.

    The Roots are taking the place of CeeLo Green at Bayfest.  You may know them from the Jimmy Fallon show.

  • Stabbing on a Pensacola Fishing Boat

    Stabbing on a Pensacola Fishing Boat

    Friday, September 12 2014 2:46 PM EDT2014-09-12 18:46:35 GMT
    A man is facing attempted murder charges after allegedly stabbing a friend during a fishing trip in Pensacola Bay.
    A man is facing attempted murder charges after allegedly stabbing a friend during a fishing trip in Pensacola Bay.
  • Robertsdale Shoutout from Soldiers in Afghanistan

    Robertsdale Shoutout from Soldiers in Afghanistan

    Friday, September 12 2014 2:09 PM EDT2014-09-12 18:09:16 GMT
    Coming to you from Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, 1SG Michael Resmondo and brother SGT Paul Resmondo send greetings home to Robertsdale, Alabama and Fort Wainwright, Alaska.
    Coming to you from Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, 1SG Michael Resmondo and brother SGT Paul Resmondo send greetings home to Robertsdale, Alabama and Fort Wainwright, Alaska.
  • All Eyes on a Tropical Wave That May Enter Gulf

    All Eyes on a Tropical Wave That May Enter Gulf

    Friday, September 12 2014 1:23 PM EDT2014-09-12 17:23:58 GMT
    The Atlantic basin is active on this Friday.
    The Atlantic basin is active on this Friday.
  • Rep. Byrne: ISIS Plan a "Good Start"

    Rep. Byrne: ISIS Plan a "Good Start"

    Friday, September 12 2014 11:28 AM EDT2014-09-12 15:28:54 GMT
    Rep. Bradley Byrne (R) visits the set of News 5 This Morning to discuss President Obama's outline to tackle the threat of ISIS.
    Rep. Bradley Byrne (R) visits the set of News 5 This Morning to discuss President Obama's outline to tackle the threat of ISIS.
  • People OK with Apple Pay?

    People OK with Apple Pay?

    Friday, September 12 2014 10:58 AM EDT2014-09-12 14:58:42 GMT
    Paying with your phone instead of a credit card sounds like a great idea to some, but a security nightmare to others. 
    Paying with your phone instead of a credit card sounds like a great idea to some, but a security nightmare to others. 
  • Alleged Spice Kingpin Facing Federal Charge

    Alleged Spice Kingpin Facing Federal Charge

    Friday, September 12 2014 10:31 AM EDT2014-09-12 14:31:11 GMT
    Tamer FoqahaaTamer Foqahaa
    The man accused of housing more than 400 lbs. of synthetic marijuana is now facing a federal charge.
    The man accused of housing more than 400 lbs. of synthetic marijuana is now facing a federal charge.
  • Casting Call For Movie In Fairhope

    Casting Call For Movie In Fairhope

    Friday, September 12 2014 10:00 AM EDT2014-09-12 14:00:47 GMT
    People along the Gulf Coast have a second chance to land a small part in a horror movie filming once again in Fairhope.The movie, starring Kate Bosworth, is expected to be released in March. The film crew is back in Baldwin County and looking for more actors. They were here last fall for about two months.The directoris currently re-shooting some of the scenes. The movie's producer needs specific types of actors / actressesstarting Saturday through next week. The extras must be 21 to 35 and pe...
    People along the Gulf Coast have a second chance to land a small part in a horror movie filming once again in Fairhope.The movie, starring Kate Bosworth, is expected to be released in March. The film crew is back in Baldwin County and looking for more actors. They were here last fall for about two months.The directoris currently re-shooting some of the scenes. The movie's producer needs specific types of actors / actressesstarting Saturday through next week. The extras must be 21 to 35 and pe...
  • Magic Moment For Local Child

    Magic Moment For Local Child

    Friday, September 12 2014 3:40 AM EDT2014-09-12 07:40:52 GMT
    News 5 got the chance to be a part of an exciting surprise for a little boy at Breitling Elementary School in Grand Bay Thursday.
    News 5 got the chance to be a part of an exciting surprise for a little boy at Breitling Elementary School in Grand Bay Thursday.
  • Star Spangled Sing-Along

    Star Spangled Sing-Along

    Friday, September 12 2014 3:36 AM EDT2014-09-12 07:36:16 GMT

    You can help celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner this weekend 

    You can help celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner this weekend 

  • Where Were You on 9/11?

    Where Were You on 9/11?

    Thursday, September 11 2014 10:15 PM EDT2014-09-12 02:15:55 GMT
    The day planes crashed into the Twin Towers in New York City is a day many of us will never forget. So, where were you on September 11, 2001? News 5's Tiffany McCall hit the streets to hear your stories.
    The day planes crashed into the Twin Towers in New York City is a day many of us will never forget. So, where were you on September 11, 2001? News 5's Tiffany McCall hit the streets to hear your stories.
  • Will People Buy the Apple Watch?

    Will People Buy the Apple Watch?

    Thursday, September 11 2014 7:21 PM EDT2014-09-11 23:21:59 GMT
    In this News 5 Web Center Report, tech reporter J.B. Biunno heads to Best Buy in Mobile to see if people would buy an Apple Watch... for $350!
    In this News 5 Web Center Report, tech reporter J.B. Biunno heads to Best Buy in Mobile to see if people would buy an Apple Watch... for $350!
  • Baldwin County Flood Victims Still Recovering

    Baldwin County Flood Victims Still Recovering

    Thursday, September 11 2014 7:08 PM EDT2014-09-11 23:08:55 GMT

    Many victims of the April flood are still trying to rebuild their lives.  

    Many victims of the April flood are still trying to rebuild their lives.  

  • Car Tag Cameras In Use by Gulf Shores Police

    Car Tag Cameras In Use by Gulf Shores Police

    Thursday, September 11 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-09-11 22:33:14 GMT
    Is it "Big Brother" or just another tool for police to cut down on crime??? Gulf Shores police are trying out a new camera system that reads every car tag. It's called a license plate reader and while it might catch the bad guy, some have other concerns.
    Is it "Big Brother" or just another tool for police to cut down on crime??? Gulf Shores police are trying out a new camera system that reads every car tag. It's called a license plate reader and while it might catch the bad guy, some have other concerns.

  • Mobile Fire’s Diversity Problem

    Mobile Fire’s Diversity Problem

    Thursday, September 11 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-09-11 21:43:49 GMT

    The new Public Safety Director wants to increase diversity at the Fire and Police Departments. Richard Landolt says he's starting with MFRD where white fire fighters make up a sizable majority.

    The new Public Safety Director wants to increase diversity at the Fire and Police Departments. Richard Landolt says he's starting with MFRD where white fire fighters make up a sizable majority.


  • Three Injured In Late Afternoon Wreck

    Three Injured In Late Afternoon Wreck

    Thursday, September 11 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-09-11 21:41:47 GMT

    2 children are among the injured in a 2 vehicle accident in Summerdale.

    2 children are among the injured in a 2 vehicle accident in Summerdale.

  • Gulf Coast Ship Strikes First Against ISIS

    Gulf Coast Ship Strikes First Against ISIS

    Thursday, September 11 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-09-11 20:52:39 GMT
     A jet from USS Bataan is the first Marine jet to strike against ISIS.
     A jet from USS Bataan is the first Marine jet to strike against ISIS.
  • Plane From Mobile Searched at Houston Airport

    Plane From Mobile Searched at Houston Airport

    Thursday, September 11 2014 1:41 PM EDT2014-09-11 17:41:36 GMT
    Officials say the plane flew from Mobile to Houston early this morning, and an unknown substance/container was found.
    Officials say the plane flew from Mobile to Houston early this morning, and an unknown substance/container was found.
  • Remembering September 11th

    Remembering September 11th

    Thursday, September 11 2014 6:28 AM EDT2014-09-11 10:28:56 GMT
    Today marks 13th anniversary of September 11th attacks
    Today marks 13th anniversary of September 11th attacks
  • Gov. Candidate Curses out Radio Host

    Gov. Candidate Curses out Radio Host

    Thursday, September 11 2014 12:15 AM EDT2014-09-11 04:15:54 GMT
    Controversy surrounds a gubernatorial candidate who slung expletives in the direction of a radio talk show host Wednesday.
    Controversy surrounds a gubernatorial candidate who slung expletives in the direction of a radio talk show host Wednesday.

  • Rep. Byrne Reacts to President's ISIS Address

    Rep. Byrne Reacts to President's ISIS Address

    Thursday, September 11 2014 12:07 AM EDT2014-09-11 04:07:39 GMT
    South Alabama Congressman Bradley Byrne spoke to News 5 tonight about President Obama's nationally televised address on how the United States should combat the terrorist group ISIS.
    South Alabama Congressman Bradley Byrne spoke to News 5 tonight about President Obama's nationally televised address on how the United States should combat the terrorist group ISIS.
  • Effort to Help "Scootchie"

    Effort to Help "Scootchie"

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-09-11 03:34:01 GMT
    A Fundraising effort in Mobile is getting started for a little dog in rough shape.
    A Fundraising effort in Mobile is getting started for a little dog in rough shape.
  • Prichard Mayor on Water Board Controversy

    Prichard Mayor on Water Board Controversy

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-09-11 00:26:23 GMT
    Prichard Mayor Troy Ephriam defends the Water and Sewer System.
    Prichard Mayor Troy Ephriam defends the Water and Sewer System. News 5 caught up with the mayor while speaking at a financial education assembly for students at Blount High School.
  • Foley City Workers Get Pay Raises

    Foley City Workers Get Pay Raises

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 7:15 PM EDT2014-09-10 23:15:53 GMT

    Foley city employees are excited about getting pay raises.

    Foley city employees are excited about getting pay raises.

  • Building a Beach in Gulf Shores

    Building a Beach in Gulf Shores

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-09-10 22:25:57 GMT
    Construction of a replacement bridge over Little Lagoon Pass in Gulf Shores is halfway through but a new project got underway this week in the same area with an entirely different focus.
    Construction of a replacement bridge over Little Lagoon Pass in Gulf Shores is halfway through but a new project got underway this week in the same area with an entirely different focus.

  • Enterovirus Confirmed in Mobile

    Enterovirus Confirmed in Mobile

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-09-10 21:44:36 GMT
    Physicians at USA Children's and Women's had six cases confirmed by the Centers For Disease Control.
    Physicians at USA Children's and Women's had six cases confirmed by the Centers For Disease Control.
  • Mail Carriers To Deliver Warrants

    Mail Carriers To Deliver Warrants

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-09-10 20:51:04 GMT

    Pensacola Police want to free up officers by mailing warrants.

    Pensacola Police want to free up officers by mailing warrants.

  • South Alabama Ready for Mississippi State

    South Alabama Ready for Mississippi State

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 3:48 PM EDT2014-09-10 19:48:50 GMT
    Jaguars host Mississippi State Saturday and hope to slow down the Bulldogs. Randy Patrick has a preview.
    Jaguars host Mississippi State Saturday and hope to slow down the Bulldogs. Randy Patrick has a preview.
  • One Killed in Mobile County Crash

    One Killed in Mobile County Crash

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 11:04 AM EDT2014-09-10 15:04:51 GMT
    A Citronelle man was killed in a one car accident. State troopers say he was not wearing a seatbelt.
    A Citronelle man was killed in a one car accident. State troopers say he was not wearing a seatbelt.
  • MCPSS Offers Incentives for Perfect Attendance

    MCPSS Offers Incentives for Perfect Attendance

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 12:11 AM EDT2014-09-10 04:11:13 GMT
    Mobile County Public School System offers incentives to students with perfect attendance for the month of September.
    Mobile County Public School System offers incentives to students with perfect attendance for the month of September.

  • Lottery for Alabama?

    Lottery for Alabama?

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-09-10 02:41:25 GMT
    Parker Griffith traveled to Mobile Tuesday to promote his platform.
    Parker Griffith traveled to Mobile Tuesday to promote his platform.

  • Bayfest: Dropping CeeLo Won’t Hurt Us

    Bayfest: Dropping CeeLo Won’t Hurt Us

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-09-10 02:40:02 GMT
    Bayfest officials dropped the rapper after controversial remarks he made on Twitter.
    Bayfest officials dropped the rapper after controversial remarks he made on Twitter.
  • Relief, No Fixes for Orange Beach Traffic Woes

    Relief, No Fixes for Orange Beach Traffic Woes

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 10:35 PM EDT2014-09-10 02:35:16 GMT
    A packed house in Orange Beach for a town hall meeting to discuss traffic concerns as the tiny coastal community continue to draw huge crowds and their cars.
    A packed house in Orange Beach for a town hall meeting to discuss traffic concerns as the tiny coastal community continue to draw huge crowds and their cars.

  • Tax Hike Possible To Fund School Construction

    Tax Hike Possible To Fund School Construction

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-09-09 22:42:41 GMT

    Baldwin County School Board president Norm Moore says taxpayers might be asked to help fund new schools.

    Baldwin County School Board president Norm Moore says taxpayers might be asked to help fund new schools.

  • Atmore Wind Damage was a Downburst

    Atmore Wind Damage was a Downburst

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 4:07 PM EDT2014-04-01 20:07:38 GMT
    Tree damage from thunderstorm downburst.Tree damage from thunderstorm downburst.
    A preliminary National Weather Service survey of the wind damage in Atmore on March 16, 2014 judges it to be a downburst. A downburst is a burst of straight-line wind from a thunderstorm. In this case it was a very small and brief burst of wind so it is classified as a microburst. Downbursts are not unusual but this one was strong. Here is the storm survey...
    A preliminary National Weather Service survey of the wind damage in Atmore on March 16, 2014 judges it to be a downburst. A downburst is a burst of straight-line wind from a thunderstorm. In this case it was a very small and brief burst of wind so it is classified as a microburst. Downbursts are not unusual but this one was strong. Here is the storm survey...
  • WWII and Korean Veterans Honored at Reese's Senior Bowl

    WWII and Korean Veterans Honored at Reese's Senior Bowl

    Tuesday, January 14 2014 11:25 AM EST2014-01-14 16:25:46 GMT
    Veterans of World War Two and Korea will be among those being honored before this year's Reese's Senior Bowl in Mobile. 
    Veterans of World War Two and Korea will be among those being honored before this year's Reese's Senior Bowl in Mobile. 
  • Pensacola Woman Dies from Flu

    Pensacola Woman Dies from Flu

    Sunday, January 12 2014 6:31 PM EST2014-01-12 23:31:31 GMT
    A woman from Pensacola has died from the flu.
    A woman from Pensacola has died from the flu.
  • Bradley Byrne Joins House of Representatives

    Bradley Byrne Joins House of Representatives

    Wednesday, January 8 2014 6:09 PM EST2014-01-08 23:09:13 GMT
    After five months, Lower Alabama is once again represented in Congress. Bradley Byrne was sworn-in Wednesday afternoon on the floor of the House of Representatives. 
    After five months, Lower Alabama is once again represented in Congress. Bradley Byrne was sworn-in Wednesday afternoon on the floor of the House of Representatives. 
  • Shellfish Waters Closed In Mobile & Baldwin

    Shellfish Waters Closed In Mobile & Baldwin

    Thursday, January 2 2014 6:04 PM EST2014-01-02 23:04:26 GMT
    The Alabama Department of Public Health has closed all shellfish growing waters in Mobile and Baldwin counties.
    The Alabama Department of Public Health has closed all shellfish growing waters in Mobile and Baldwin counties.
  • Police Ask For Help Identifying Body

    Police Ask For Help Identifying Body

    Tuesday, December 31 2013 7:09 AM EST2013-12-31 12:09:31 GMT
    Fort Walton Beach police are asking for help identifying a man found dead in Choctawhatchee Bay.
    Fort Walton Beach police are asking for help identifying a man found dead in Choctawhatchee Bay.
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