Friday Aug 15
City of Prichard forces nightclub to shut down
City officials announced Friday, August 15 that they have issued a cease and desist order against Club Suga's, a nightclub on the 4000 block of St. Stephen's Rd. Officials hope that order will shut the club down until the club's owner can effectively prove to the city council that the club will operate within all legal bounds and licenses.
Woman in Saraland I-65 accident passes away
Officials said Bette Stringer Ory, of Creola, was air-lifted to USA Medical Center following the accident, which happened Wednesday, August 6 on I-65 southbound near the 14 mile marker.
Arrest made in Prichard hit and run
They say David Wesley Thornton, 31, of Creola has been charged with attempting to elude police and leaving the scene of an accident with injury.