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Mobile County 911 to accept text messages for assistance starting in May
A 911 operator watches for calls at the Mobile County Communications District on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
With wellness clinic, Mobile Health Department reaches out to those...
How do you encourage low-income citizens who are at risk of developing dangerous health conditions -- such as diabetes or heart disease -- to take better care of themselves? With the Aura Wellness Center, the Mobile County Health Department is targeting those potential patients by offering services that focus on esthetics: laser hair reduction and ... (more)
Baker High School teacher pleads not guilty in construction site thefts
Terry Perry, 52, and her husband James Chester Perry Jr., 53, were arrested by Mobile police on Monday, April 7, 2014.
Is politics in Alabama cursed?
About the writer John Archibald is a columnist for the Alabama Media Group. His work appears in the newspaper on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and online at AL.com all the time.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
First she sued him, now Mobile police say she killed him
Shamaya Makeeba Wrice, 23, was arrested by Mobile police on Sunday, April 13, 2014.
Mobile County deputies search for man missing since April 3
Daniel Louis Jemison Jr., 48, was reported missing on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Daniel Louis Jemison Jr., 48, last spoke to his father around 9 a.m. that day.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Long-abandoned housing development on Mobile Bay's western shore shows whispers of new life
The showcase house in the SaltAire subdivision in south Mobile County, is shown in this 2009 AL.com file photo.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Man accused of firing 23 shots at men in a car, Mobile police say
Calvin Lamar Campbell, 23, was arrested by Mobile police on Thursday, April 10, 2014.
Mobile man has 'Jeopardy!' experience to sing about
What was going through Ed Hagar's mind as the Mobile man competed on "Jeopardy?" Well, partly, he said, he was doing it for the pride of Shaw High School.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Mobile police: 2nd suspect sought, reward offered in 2013 homicide
Demilton Simmons, 22, was charged with murder on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in the December 2013 shooting death of Damien Perez Adams, Mobile police said.
Suspect in Mobile armed robberies allegedly struck shortly after leaving jail
Christopher Allen Lee Nicholas, left, is escorted by a Mobile, Ala., police officer from headquarters to a waiting car en route to Mobile County Metro Jail on Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
Five questions for Mobile's District Court judge candidates --...
MOBILE, Alabama - The two men vying for the Place 2 District Court judgeship in Mobile County met with AL.com/Press-Register reporters and editors Tuesday and discussed their almost 50 years of combined experience.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Judge denies Sun Herald's request to see letters written on behalf of ...
Chief U.S. District Judge William Steele in the Southern District of Alabama has denied the Sun Herald's request for the release of up to 50 letters written on behalf of Mike Byrd to the judge before he determined how to sentence the former four-term Jackson County sheriff in March on a charge of witness tampering, records show.
Water, water everywhere but not a statewide record anywhere
Flooding from the Black Warrior River covered up low areas along Jack Warner Parkway after storming in Tuscaloosa on Monday, April 7, 2014.
Can you have pipelines and good water? Mobile readers weigh in
"Big Creek Lake has been placed in jeopardy because of wimpy politicians, lawyers and our MAWSS board of directors," Jones wrote.
Africatown's split leadership, neighborhood activist not...
Robert Battles, a representative of the Africatown mobilization project, receives a $25,000 check on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, from Rick McMichael, the director of operations with Plains All-American.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Mobile police: Man stole convertible from school office parking lot
Police released these images of a man wanted after he allegedly stole a car in Mobile, Ala., on Friday, April 4, 2014.
Alabama School of Math and Science announces new president: Monica Motley
The Alabama School of Math and Science has a new president: Monica Motley, who has been the school's director of student services since 2011.
Tornado warning issued for south central Alabama
The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a Tornado Warning for: southwestern Monroe County, northwestern Baldwin County, southeastern Clarke County and northeastern Mobile County until 5:30 a.m. At 4:38 a.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 9 miles north of Creola, or near Bucks, moving northeast at 50 mph.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Captain of Prancing Elites accused of shoplifting at Walmart
Kentrell Demetrius Collins, 26, turned himself in to the Mobile County Sheriff's Office on Monday, March 17, 2014.