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Lillian Plane Crash Claims Life of 15 Year Old

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The victims of a deadly plane crash in Lillian have been identified. Baldwin County Sheriff's deputies recovered the bodies of 67 year old Dean Legidakes and 15 year old Marli McManus. Their plane took off around ten this morning from an airfield in Escambia County, Florida. When Legidakes and McManus didn't return from their sightseeing trip an alarm was sent out. The plane was found at the bottom of a swamp. The sheriff's office has notified the Federal Aviation Administration. They're awai... More>>

Congressman To Hold Town Hall Meeting on Facebook

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Congressman Bradley Byrne (AL-1) will answer constituent questions during a Facebook town hall meeting on Thursday afternoon. More>>

"Sweet Home Alabama" Signs to Greet Drivers Video included

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Tourists traveling into Alabama on interstate highways will soon be greeted by signs saying "Welcome to Sweet Home Alabama." More>>

Alberto Garcia Charged with Capital Murder Video included

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Alberto Garcia has been charged with capital murder in the death of 5 year old Janaya Thompson. More>>

Big Dreams for Mobile's Future Video included

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A Mobile woman wants the city to listen to what citizens have to say about attractions like a waterpark in downtown Mobile. More>>

UPDATE: Man Arrested in Murder, Double Homicide Cases Video included

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Santa Rosa Sheriff's deputies are investigating a possible double homicide in Milton, Florida. More>>

Frustrations Mount Over New I-10 Bridge Video included

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The Federal Highway Administration was supposed to have the study signed off by July 21st. More>>

Repairs Begin at 'Gator Alley Video included

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Work has begun to repair storm damage to 'Gator Alley in Daphne. More>>

Margaritaville Wasting Away Video included

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Why do you think Margaritaville in Biloxi is closing? Is it oversaturation or a lack of amenities like a hotel and large entertainment venue?


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Boy Also Injured Fingers on Disney World Ride

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A report says a 12-year-old boy suffered cuts to four fingers on Walt Disney World's Pirates of the Caribbean ride, three months before a British tourist had a similar accident. More>>

RJ Reynolds Vowing to Fight $23.6B in Damages

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The nation's No. 2 cigarette maker is vowing to fight a jury verdict of $23.6 billion in Florida in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer. More>>

Democratic Planners Assessing Birmingham for 2016

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Birmingham is trying to land its biggest prize in years: The 2016 Democratic National Convention. More>>

Rebels to Give MH17 Black Boxes to Aviation Group

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A separatist leader in eastern Ukraine says rebels have recovered the black boxes for the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. More>>

Rising Cattle prices cited in Ala. livestock theft

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State rural crime investigators and farmers say the increase in cattle and beef prices are likely factors in several livestock thefts in Alabama. More>>

Chris Elliott Appointed To Commission Seat

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Chris Elliott now sits on theBaldwin County Commission, less than 72 hours after winning the seat. Eliiott beat incumbent Bob James for the job. James turned his resignation in on Wednesday, and Governor Robert Bentley swiftly appointed Elliott to the post this morning. Eliiot was attending the budget meeting, when he received word. He took the oath of office just after 12:00 P.M. Elliott is a political newcomer. More>>

Deadly Shooting On Luckie Aveune

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Homicide detectives in Mobile are working to piece together evidence gathered at a crime scene on Luckie Avenue. A 54-year-old man was shot and killed just after Midnight. He was shot one time and found dead outside a home. Luckie Avenue is near St. Stephens Road and S. Wilson Avenue. Police are not releasing the victim's name at this time. More>>

Man Arrested for Abusing 6-Month-Old

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PENSACOLA, FL- Pensacola Police arrested a man for shaking a six-month-old baby boy so hard that he had to be hospitalized. More>>

Alabama Unemployment Unchanged at 6.8 Percent

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Alabama's unemployment rate for June is unchanged at 6.8 percent.Gov. Robert Bentley said Friday the seasonally adjusted rate represents nearly 145,000 people looking for work. More>>

Scenic Highway Reopens after Flood Repairs

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The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has completed the reconstruction of Scenic Highway south of Scenic Highway Circle in Escambia County today. The road has reopened to traffic. The $1.2 million repair project south of Scenic Highway Circle began May 14 and included the reconstruction of the road, installation of new drainage features and culverts, installation of guard rail and the construction of a retaining wall. More>>

US Senate Committee Boosts Austal Funding Video included

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Some good news for Austal. A Senate Committee moves to fund additional ships in Mobile.


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Boy Accused of Stealing Another School Bus

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Officials say the 12-year-old boy arrested after stealing a school bus earlier this summer is accused of stealing another bus. More>>

Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast Video included

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Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast. This 30 minute program chronicles the arrival and aftermath of Hurricane Ivan, ten years ago on the Gulf Coast. Ivan was a historic storm that changed the way we plan for hurricanes. You'll see the anticipation, the preparation, the evacuation and the devastation.
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National Climate Assessment Report Highlights Video included

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The National Climate Assessment gives the latest of what is known about the impacts of global warming and climate change in the United States. These are the 13 key findings, unedited. Global climate is changing and this is apparent across the United States in a wide range of observations. More>>

Tornado in Evergreen, Alabama

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An EF-0 tornado touched down just to the southeast of downtown Evergreen, Alabama on Monday morning, April 7, 2014. Along the path, trees were uprooted and minor structural damage was done to the hospital, technical school and baseball field. The maximum width of this tiny twister was 150 yards. More>>

Defense Lawyers Oppose Change to Capital Appeals

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Capital defense lawyers are opposing proposals to streamline appeals in death penalty cases, a change they say could result in Alabama executing innocent people. More>>

Opelika Pedestrian Killed in Crash with SUV

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Lee County coroner's officials have identified a pedestrian who died after being hit by an SUV. More>>

Bradley Byrne Joins House of Representatives Video included

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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.  More>>

Shellfish Waters Closed In Mobile & Baldwin

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The Alabama Department of Public Health has closed all shellfish growing waters in Mobile and Baldwin counties. More>>

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