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    Record Cool at the Best Possible Time

    Record Cool at the Best Possible Time

    Monday Afternoon Heat Index ForecastMonday Afternoon Heat Index Forecast
    More record cool temps in the mid 60s this AM. We warm to 90 with clouds & higher humidity returning this PM. Winds shift from NE to SW.
    More record cool temps in the mid 60s this AM. We warm to 90 with clouds & higher humidity returning this PM. Winds shift from NE to SW.
  • Tanker Fire Closes Bayway Ramp

    Tanker Fire Closes Bayway Ramp

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:42 AM EDT2014-07-31 11:42:26 GMT
     ALDOT crews are inspecting the Bayway entrance ramp from the Causeway after an overnight tanker fire
     ALDOT crews are inspecting the Bayway entrance ramp from the Causeway after an overnight tanker fire
  • Orange Beach Tourist Contracts Flesh Eating Bacteria

    Orange Beach Tourist Contracts Flesh Eating Bacteria

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:08 PM EDT2014-07-31 00:08:52 GMT

    Lenny Buck has been hospitalized for 13 days after contracting the potentially deadly Vibrio Vulnificus bacteria.

    Lenny Buck has been hospitalized for 13 days after contracting the potentially deadly Vibrio Vulnificus bacteria.

  • State Docks Look to Import & Export Autos

    State Docks Look to Import & Export Autos

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:27:35 GMT
    The Alabama Port Authority owns property off Rangeline Road on the Theodore Industrial Canal where it hopes to build a 54 million-dollar automotive shipping terminal.
    The Alabama Port Authority owns property off Rangeline Road on the Theodore Industrial Canal where it hopes to build a 54 million-dollar automotive shipping terminal.
  • FEMA Tours Baldwin Waterways

    FEMA Tours Baldwin Waterways

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:13 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:13:18 GMT
    A plan to clean up waterway debris from April's flood in Baldwin County should have been finished by now. Instead, FEMA is taking another look at what they will and won't be picking up.
    A plan to clean up waterway debris from April's flood in Baldwin County should have been finished by now. Instead, FEMA is taking another look at what they will and won't be picking up.

  • Jane's Addiction to Co-Headline Bayfest

    Jane's Addiction to Co-Headline Bayfest

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:00:15 GMT
    Jane's AddictionJane's Addiction
    Bayfest's 2014 lineup is getting a dose of hard rock.
    Bayfest's 2014 lineup is getting a dose of hard rock.
  • City wants Community Conversations on Race

    City wants Community Conversations on Race

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:33:28 GMT
    The city is partnering with non-profit organization Mobile United for a series of public conversations about race.
    The city is partnering with non-profit organization Mobile United for a series of public conversations about race.
  • Over 1/3 Of Americans Have Debt Collections

    Over 1/3 Of Americans Have Debt Collections

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 5:21 PM EDT2014-07-30 21:21:48 GMT

    A debt is reported to collections and negatively impacts your credit score after going unpaid for over 180 days.

    A debt is reported to collections and negatively impacts your credit score after going unpaid for over 180 days.

  • Hair vs. Humidity; Does Hair Shorten When it is Humid?

    Hair vs. Humidity; Does Hair Shorten When it is Humid?

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:33:01 GMT
    How many times have you said, "I can't do a thing with my hair"? Summer humidity in the southeast is no friend to your hairdo. Does hair get shorter or longer when humidity rises? Here's Chief Meteorologist Alan Sealls with an experiment to answer that age-old question.
    How many times have you said, "I can't do a thing with my hair"? Summer humidity in the southeast is no friend to your hairdo. Does hair get shorter or longer when humidity rises? Here's Chief Meteorologist Alan Sealls with an experiment to answer that age-old question.
  • Sex Assault Suspect Gets Life Sentence

    Sex Assault Suspect Gets Life Sentence

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:06 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:06:02 GMT

    Bret May will spend the rest of his life in prison for a sexual assault that took place on Pensacola Beach in 2013.

    Bret May will spend the rest of his life in prison for a sexual assault that took place on Pensacola Beach in 2013.

  • Did That Guy Really Say 'Damn The Torpedoes?'

    Did That Guy Really Say 'Damn The Torpedoes?'

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:43 PM EDT2014-07-30 16:43:27 GMT
    As we approach the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Mobile Bay on August 5th, News 5 has been exploring some of the more interesting aspects of what could be one of the most significant battles of the Civil War.For example, did Union commander David Farragut actually say 'Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead?' It's been fodder for historians for decades. Many of them tend to believe even if Farragut had said it in the heat of the battle, no one would have heard him.Fairhope artist and histo...
    As we approach the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Mobile Bay on August 5th, News 5 has been exploring some of the more interesting aspects of what could be one of the most significant battles of the Civil War.For example, did Union commander David Farragut actually say 'Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead?' It's been fodder for historians for decades. Many of them tend to believe even if Farragut had said it in the heat of the battle, no one would have heard him.Fairhope artist and histo...
  • Shelter Dogs Need Help

    Shelter Dogs Need Help

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-07-30 16:04:18 GMT
    A call for help from the Escambia County, Alabama animal shelter. More than a hundred animals are in need of a home as the humane society gets ready to turn operations of the shelter back over to the county.
    A call for help from the Escambia County, Alabama animal shelter. More than a hundred animals are in need of a home as the humane society gets ready to turn operations of the shelter back over to the county.
  • Appeal Denied in Case of Murdered George County Sheriff

    Appeal Denied in Case of Murdered George County Sheriff

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-07-30 15:14:04 GMT
    Sheriff Gary WelfordSheriff Gary Welford
    The state Court of Appeals on Tuesday upheld the conviction of Christopher Lee Baxter in the 2010 death of George County Sheriff Garry Welford.
    The state Court of Appeals on Tuesday upheld the conviction of Christopher Lee Baxter in the 2010 death of George County Sheriff Garry Welford.
  • Officials Warn of Flesh-Eating Bacteria

    Officials Warn of Flesh-Eating Bacteria

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:58 AM EDT2014-07-30 14:58:25 GMT
    Health officials have issued a warning against eating raw oysters and exposing open wounds to coastal and inland waters after one person died and another was sickened by a flesh-eating bacteria.
    Health officials have issued a warning against eating raw oysters and exposing open wounds to coastal and inland waters after one person died and another was sickened by a flesh-eating bacteria.
  • Cute Basset-Mix Puppy Needs Home

    Cute Basset-Mix Puppy Needs Home

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:16 AM EDT2014-07-30 12:16:37 GMT
    Our Pet of the Week is an adorable Basset Hound-Mix puppy named Theodore. He is absolutely adorable. He's four months old. He is a very friendly puppy. He's been in foster care and is crate and leash trained. He will make a wonderful addition to your home. We love his ears!If you are interested in adopting Theodore, call the Mobile SPCA at (251)633-3531.
    Our Pet of the Week is an adorable Basset Hound-Mix puppy named Theodore. He is absolutely adorable. He's four months old. He is a very friendly puppy. He's been in foster care and is crate and leash trained. He will make a wonderful addition to your home. We love his ears!If you are interested in adopting Theodore, call the Mobile SPCA at (251)633-3531.
  • 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Mobile Bay

    150th Anniversary of the Battle of Mobile Bay

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 1:22 AM EDT2014-07-30 05:22:09 GMT
    On August 1-3, 2014 re-enactors from across the nation will commemorate the Battle of Mobile Bay.
    On August 1-3, 2014 re-enactors from across the nation will commemorate the Battle of Mobile Bay.
  • Family: No Answers in Fatal Causeway Crash

    Family: No Answers in Fatal Causeway Crash

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:13 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:13:56 GMT
    The family of the man killed in Monday’s fatal accident on the causeway says they are also still trying to figure out exactly what happened.
    The family of the man killed in Monday’s fatal accident on the causeway says they are also still trying to figure out exactly what happened.
  • Driver's Daughter Discusses Causeway Crash

    Driver's Daughter Discusses Causeway Crash

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:01:16 GMT
    The daughter of the bus driver in Monday's fatal crash talks about what her father remembers.
    The daughter of the bus driver in Monday's fatal crash talks about what her father remembers.
  • Prison Overcrowding A Big Problem In Alabama

    Prison Overcrowding A Big Problem In Alabama

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:19:20 GMT

    Alabama's prisons are the most overcrowded in the U-S.

    Alabama's prisons are the most overcrowded in the U-S.

  • Police Impersonator Arrested in Prichard

    Police Impersonator Arrested in Prichard

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:16 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:16:19 GMT
    The woman stated that she was an undercover officer for the Mobile Police Department and wanted to see what could be done to clear her friend of the ticket.
    The woman stated that she was an undercover officer for the Mobile Police Department and wanted to see what could be done to clear her friend of the ticket.
  • Drug Raid at Suga's Nightclub

    Drug Raid at Suga's Nightclub

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:13 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:13:31 GMT
    A raid at a strip club in Prichard leads authorities to confiscate guns, drugs, and money from the business. 15 people were arrested.

    A raid at a strip club in Prichard leads authorities to confiscate guns, drugs, and money from the business. 15 people were arrested.

  • Soccer Complex Terms Change

    Soccer Complex Terms Change

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:53 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:53:16 GMT
    Mobile County’s pursuit of a soccer complex might be a bit more risky, but proponent, Commissioner Connie Hudson, says everything is on course. 
    Mobile County’s pursuit of a soccer complex might be a bit more risky, but proponent, Commissioner Connie Hudson, says everything is on course. 
  • City Councilman Has Name For I-10 Bridge

    City Councilman Has Name For I-10 Bridge

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:48:56 GMT

    Mobile City Councilman Fred Richardson wants Mobile to claim the title of “Gateway to the Gulf.” He says the best way to do that is to start calling the forthcoming I-10 bridge the “gateway bridge.”

    Mobile City Councilman Fred Richardson wants Mobile to claim the title of “Gateway to the Gulf.” He says the best way to do that is to start calling the forthcoming I-10 bridge the “gateway bridge.”


  • Toddler Killed at Fort Walton Beach

    Toddler Killed at Fort Walton Beach

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:41:21 GMT
    During investigation, it was determined a 4 year old child was last seen playing in the shallow water just off the beach with family in the area. 
    During investigation, it was determined a 4 year old child was last seen playing in the shallow water just off the beach with family in the area. 
  • Will Privatization Work In Mobile?

    Will Privatization Work In Mobile?

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:21:17 GMT

    The Mobile City Council approves contracts for private lawn services to cut the grass along some of the city’s busiest roads. Officials aren’t sure if this will give the results they want.

    The Mobile City Council approves contracts for private lawn services to cut the grass along some of the city’s busiest roads. Officials aren’t sure if this will give the results they want.


  • Police Arrest Suspected Check Thief

    Police Arrest Suspected Check Thief

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-07-29 19:10:00 GMT

    Police have made an arrest.

    Police have made an arrest.

  • Girl Attacked by Pit Bulls Released from Hospital

    Girl Attacked by Pit Bulls Released from Hospital

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 2:33 PM EDT2014-07-29 18:33:05 GMT
    The 18-month-old child attacked by a group of three pit bulls has been released from USA Medical Center.
    The 18-month-old child attacked by a group of three pit bulls has been released from USA Medical Center.
  • Drivers Identified in Deadly BRATS Bus Crash

    Drivers Identified in Deadly BRATS Bus Crash

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:38 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:38:20 GMT
    Police have determined the SUV was traveling on the wrong side of the road at the time of the crash.
    Police have determined the SUV was traveling on the wrong side of the road at the time of the crash.
  • Samaritans Come to Rescue of Toddler in the Water

    Samaritans Come to Rescue of Toddler in the Water

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:47:08 GMT
    A 3-year-old girl is in critical condition after a near drowning in Citronelle.
    A 3-year-old girl is in critical condition after a near drowning in Citronelle.
  • Alabama Gun Law Hot Topic At Sheriff's Meeting

    Alabama Gun Law Hot Topic At Sheriff's Meeting

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:32:38 GMT

    Many Alabama sheriffs still want clarification on certain issues regarding the state's gun law.

    Many Alabama sheriffs still want clarification on certain issues regarding the state's gun law.

  • Red Flags, Strong Currents at Baldwin Beaches

    Red Flags, Strong Currents at Baldwin Beaches

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:30:31 GMT
    Red flags flying Monday along Baldwin County beaches but a quick look at the surf and you question why? Lifeguards say it's not what you can see, it's what you can't.
    Red flags flying Monday along Baldwin County beaches but a quick look at the surf and you question why? Lifeguards say it's not what you can see, it's what you can't.

  • More Work Needed on Government Plaza Roof

    More Work Needed on Government Plaza Roof

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:12 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:12:29 GMT
    Finishing the three million-dollar roof repair at Government Plaza could take an additional three months and cost $235,000 more. Engineers want to move quickly on the repair, but County Commissioners are more cautious.
    Finishing the three million-dollar roof repair at Government Plaza could take an additional three months and cost $235,000 more. Engineers want to move quickly on the repair, but County Commissioners are more cautious.
  • Developing: Bus Accident on the Causeway

    Developing: Bus Accident on the Causeway

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:39:38 GMT
    The BRATS bus was traveling eastbound when the accident happened near Meaher State Park.
    The BRATS bus was traveling eastbound when the accident happened near Meaher State Park.
  • Study Says Texting Ban Is Saving Lives

    Study Says Texting Ban Is Saving Lives

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-07-28 21:38:19 GMT
    Researchers at the University of Alabama Birmingham say police have seen a drop in traffic fatalities, even though the texting while driving ban is difficult to enforce.
    Researchers at the University of Alabama Birmingham say police have seen a drop in traffic fatalities, even though the texting while driving ban is difficult to enforce.
  • Woman Killed Working Along Old Shell Road

    Woman Killed Working Along Old Shell Road

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:07 PM EDT2014-07-28 21:07:45 GMT
    The 53 year old victim was in the area of Stanky Field blowing debris from the roadway when she was struck by a pickup traveling westbound.
    The 53 year old victim was in the area of Stanky Field blowing debris from the roadway when she was struck by a pickup traveling westbound.
  • Update: Explosion at Plant in Moss Point

    Update: Explosion at Plant in Moss Point

    Monday, July 28 2014 3:50 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:50:05 GMT
    Developing Story: News 5 has learned there has been a possible explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point, Mississippi.
    Developing Story: News 5 has learned there has been a possible explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point, Mississippi.
  • Are Pit Bulls Good Pets Or Potential Problems?

    Are Pit Bulls Good Pets Or Potential Problems?

    Monday, July 28 2014 2:08 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:08:55 GMT

    We’ve reported on three recent incidents involving people being hurt by pit bulls. The dog breed raises a lot of debate online.

    We’ve reported on three recent incidents involving people being hurt by pit bulls. The dog breed raises a lot of debate online.


  • Local Rescue Group on Bully Breeds

    Local Rescue Group on Bully Breeds

    Monday, July 28 2014 2:01 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:01:28 GMT
    It's no doubt that some people may see a pit bull as a vicious dog. Others believe the dog is misunderstood. We spoke with a local animal rescue that caters to the bully breed.
    It's no doubt that some people may see a pit bull as a vicious dog. Others believe the dog is misunderstood. We spoke with a local animal rescue that caters to the bully breed.
  • 2 Year Old Dies From Burns; Parents Arrested

    2 Year Old Dies From Burns; Parents Arrested

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:37 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:37:46 GMT
    PerryPerry
    Pensacola Police have arrested two people after their toddler died from burns to the body.
    Pensacola Police have arrested two people after their toddler died from burns to the body.
  • Weekend Crime Recap

    Weekend Crime Recap

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:27 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:27:15 GMT

    These are the latest crimes reported to us from the Mobile Police Department.

    These are the latest crimes reported to us from the Mobile Police Department.

  • Animal Shelter Closing in Escambia County, AL

    Animal Shelter Closing in Escambia County, AL

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:19 AM EDT2014-07-28 15:19:36 GMT
    The shelter says it does not have enough money to operate.
    The shelter says it does not have enough money to operate.
  • Apartment Complex Angry Over Eviction

    Apartment Complex Angry Over Eviction

    Sunday, July 27 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-07-27 22:14:41 GMT
    Bryn Ketcham says McGill-Toolen bought the property her apartment sits on and did not give them enough notice to leave.
    Bryn Ketcham says McGill-Toolen bought the property her apartment sits on and did not give them enough notice to leave.
  • Drowning Victim to be Laid to Rest Monday

    Drowning Victim to be Laid to Rest Monday

    Sunday, July 27 2014 2:37 PM EDT2014-07-27 18:37:26 GMT
    Chaston Brown, 17Chaston Brown, 17
    The teenage swimmer who drowned at a Gulf Shores beach last week will be laid to rest Monday morning.
    The teenage swimmer who drowned at a Gulf Shores beach last week will be laid to rest Monday morning.
  • Mobile Police Investigate Homicide

    Mobile Police Investigate Homicide

    Sunday, July 27 2014 2:31 PM EDT2014-07-27 18:31:21 GMT
    Mobile Police are investigating a homicide. 
    Mobile Police are investigating a homicide. 
  • Gator Hunters Go Back to School Before Hunt

    Gator Hunters Go Back to School Before Hunt

    Saturday, July 26 2014 9:06 PM EDT2014-07-27 01:06:05 GMT
    Those lucky enough to nab a tag to go alligator hunting in the Mobile Delta attended a mandatory training class Saturday.
    Those lucky enough to nab a tag to go alligator hunting in the Mobile Delta attended a mandatory training class Saturday.
  • Giants to acquire Jake Peavy from Red Sox

    Giants to acquire Jake Peavy from Red Sox

    Saturday, July 26 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-07-26 19:30:35 GMT
    A person with knowledge of the trade says the San Francisco Giants are working to finalize the acquisition of right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox for a pair of minor league pitchers.
    A person with knowledge of the trade says the San Francisco Giants are working to finalize the acquisition of right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox for a pair of minor league pitchers.
  • Tense Scene at Rouses on Theodore Dawes Road

    Tense Scene at Rouses on Theodore Dawes Road

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:48:22 GMT
    An intense scene played out this afternoon at Rouses Supermarket on Theodore Dawes Road.
    An intense scene played out this afternoon at Rouses Supermarket on Theodore Dawes Road.
  • New Developments in Gil Collar Shooting Case

    New Developments in Gil Collar Shooting Case

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:40 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:40:30 GMT
    The lawsuit accusing a campus police officer of wrongdoing in the shooting death of a University of South Alabama student is headed for another court.
    The lawsuit accusing a campus police officer of wrongdoing in the shooting death of a University of South Alabama student is headed for another court.
  • Rappers Target Youth with Anti-Violence Message

    Rappers Target Youth with Anti-Violence Message

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:20 PM EDT2014-07-26 03:20:15 GMT
    In light of recent murders, local artists are using music as an instrument for social change - targeting youth in the area to promote a stance against violence.
    In light of recent murders, local artists are using music as an instrument for social change - targeting youth in the area to promote a stance against violence.
  • Oil Spill Fraud

    Oil Spill Fraud

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:55 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:55:15 GMT
    A Mississippi woman has been sentenced to serve six months in federal prison for submitting false claims to get oil-spill recovery money.
    A Mississippi woman has been sentenced to serve six months in federal prison for submitting false claims to get oil-spill recovery money.
  • Flip-Flops And Jeans At School? Yes!

    Flip-Flops And Jeans At School? Yes!

    Friday, July 25 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-07-25 21:47:42 GMT

    Shopping for back to school clothes will be a little more exciting for high school students in Baldwin County this year.

    Shopping for back to school clothes will be a little more exciting for high school students in Baldwin County this year.

  • Alabama Crime Rate Drops 4%

    Alabama Crime Rate Drops 4%

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:33:06 GMT
    A new report says the crime rate in Alabama went down 4 percent in 2013, but one specific crime increased for the year.
    A new report says the crime rate in Alabama went down 4 percent in 2013, but one specific crime increased for the year.
  • Girls Accused Of Torturing Tortoise

    Girls Accused Of Torturing Tortoise

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:15:07 GMT
    A disturbing case of animal cruelty involving a tortured tortoise. Authorities arrested two teenage girls for lighting a gopher tortoise on fire and stomping it to death.
    A disturbing case of animal cruelty involving a tortured tortoise. Authorities arrested two teenage girls for lighting a gopher tortoise on fire and stomping it to death.
  • Animal Shelter Closing Its Doors

    Animal Shelter Closing Its Doors

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:05:51 GMT
    A critical need is underway in Escambia County, Alabama. The Humane Society is closing its shelter in Flomaton.
    A critical need is underway in Escambia County, Alabama. The Humane Society is closing its shelter in Flomaton.
  • Ground is Broken on New Shopping Center

    Ground is Broken on New Shopping Center

    Friday, July 25 2014 2:25 PM EDT2014-07-25 18:25:01 GMT
    The highly anticipated new development will include all kinds of new stores, including Costco, Petco, Field and Stream, Hobby Lobby and a movie theater among others.
    The highly anticipated new development will include all kinds of new stores, including Costco, Petco, Field and Stream, Hobby Lobby and a movie theater among others.
  • Peer Helper Program Growing in Baldwin County Schools

    Peer Helper Program Growing in Baldwin County Schools

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:14 AM EDT2014-07-25 14:14:14 GMT
    School starts back in less than a month, and some students are already hard at work preparing for an important class. They are Peer Helpers. The Peer Helper program is funded by the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation. Jennifer Claire Moore committed suicide back in the 1990's, and her mother started the foundation in her honor. The goal of the Peer Helper program is for young students to turn to other students when they have a problem, instead of suffering alone. Teacher and Peer Helper advisor...
    School starts back in less than a month, and some students are already hard at work preparing for an important class. They are Peer Helpers. The Peer Helper program is funded by the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation. Jennifer Claire Moore committed suicide back in the 1990's, and her mother started the foundation in her honor. The goal of the Peer Helper program is for young students to turn to other students when they have a problem, instead of suffering alone. Teacher and Peer Helper advisor...
  • Suit Over Student's Death to Become Federal Case

    Suit Over Student's Death to Become Federal Case

    Friday, July 25 2014 9:37 AM EDT2014-07-25 13:37:54 GMT
    An attorney for the family of a student shot to death by a University of South Alabama police officer says a lawsuit in the case is moving from state court to federal court.
    An attorney for the family of a student shot to death by a University of South Alabama police officer says a lawsuit in the case is moving from state court to federal court.
  • Tax Free Back-To-School Shopping

    Tax Free Back-To-School Shopping

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-07-25 10:53:27 GMT
    Mississippi sales tax holiday underway today, tomorrow
    Mississippi sales tax holiday underway today, tomorrow
  • Last To Come Home From Afghanistan

    Last To Come Home From Afghanistan

    Friday, July 25 2014 1:20 AM EDT2014-07-25 05:20:21 GMT
    An Army Reserve Unit based in Mobile could be one of the last to come home as the war in Afghanistan winds down.
    An Army Reserve Unit based in Mobile could be one of the last to come home as the war in Afghanistan winds down.
  • Stepson Shoots Stepfather in Self Defense

    Stepson Shoots Stepfather in Self Defense

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:45:30 GMT
    A single gunshot wound on La Pointe Drive this afternoon quickly put an end to a domestic dispute.
    A single gunshot wound on La Pointe Drive this afternoon quickly put an end to a domestic dispute.
  • Mobile #2 in Nation for Deadly DUI Crashes

    Mobile #2 in Nation for Deadly DUI Crashes

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:40:23 GMT
    A study using data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ranks Mobile number 2 on the list for fatal DUI crashes.
    A study using data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ranks Mobile number 2 on the list for fatal DUI crashes.
  • Man Hospitalized After Another Pit Bull Attack

    Man Hospitalized After Another Pit Bull Attack

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:07:07 GMT
    Police have reported the third pit bull attack in the last 24 hours in southern Alabama.
    Police have reported the third pit bull attack in the last 24 hours in southern Alabama.
  • Byrne Hosts Facebook Town Hall

    Byrne Hosts Facebook Town Hall

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:15 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:15:11 GMT
    Alabama Congressman Bradley Byrne hosted an online town hall on Thursday, utilizing the power of social media to reach out to his constituents.
    Alabama Congressman Bradley Byrne hosted an online town hall on Thursday, utilizing the power of social media to reach out to his constituents.
  • Dog Attacked By Pit Bull In Midtown

    Dog Attacked By Pit Bull In Midtown

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:38:46 GMT
    The dog’s owner wants people to know they should report every aggressive dog they come in contact with.
    The dog’s owner wants people to know they should report every aggressive dog they come in contact with.
  • Lawsuit: Circumcision Goes Wrong at Hospital

    Lawsuit: Circumcision Goes Wrong at Hospital

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:51:59 GMT
    An Alabama man who went to the hospital for a routine circumcision says doctors mistakenly amputated his penis.
    An Alabama man who went to the hospital for a routine circumcision says doctors mistakenly amputated his penis.
  • 2 Dead in Baldwin Co. Plane Crash

    2 Dead in Baldwin Co. Plane Crash

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:12 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:12:35 GMT
    Authorities say two people are dead after a sightseeing airplane that took off in Pensacola, Florida, crashed in remote southwest Alabama.
    Authorities say two people are dead after a sightseeing airplane that took off in Pensacola, Florida, crashed in remote southwest Alabama.
  • Appeals Court to Hear Siegelman Case in October

    Appeals Court to Hear Siegelman Case in October

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:02 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:02:11 GMT
    A federal appeals court won't be hearing former Gov. Don Siegelman's case next week.
    A federal appeals court won't be hearing former Gov. Don Siegelman's case next week.
  • Pet of the Week: SPCA

    Pet of the Week: SPCA

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:11:42 GMT
    Here is this week's Pet of The Week.
    Here is this week's Pet of The Week.
  • Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast

    Hurricane Ivan's Impact on the Gulf Coast

    Monday, June 9 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-06-10 01:13:42 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • National Climate Assessment Report Highlights

    National Climate Assessment Report Highlights

    Tuesday, May 6 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-05-06 23:34:38 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • Atmore Wind Damage was a Downburst

    Atmore Wind Damage was a Downburst

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    Tree damage from thunderstorm downburst.Tree damage from thunderstorm downburst.
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    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

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    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

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    A woman from Pensacola has died from the flu.
  • Bradley Byrne Joins House of Representatives

    Bradley Byrne Joins House of Representatives

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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. 
  • 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.
    The Alabama Department of Public Health has closed all shellfish growing waters in Mobile and Baldwin counties.
  • Police Ask For Help Identifying Body

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    Fort Walton Beach police are asking for help identifying a man found dead in Choctawhatchee Bay.
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    A call for help from the Escambia County, Alabama animal shelter. More than a hundred animals are in need of a home as the humane society gets ready to turn operations of the shelter back over to the county.
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