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  1. A Sylvania teacher and band director was suspended after her Facebook post.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVM

    ... entire distance? John Teeples and other runners are doing just that for the 7th year of "Run for the Heroes." A Phenix City man say's he lost over a thousand dollars after giving money away to what he thought was to claim a lottery prize win. Now he ...

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  2. Phenix City veteran warns of possible lottery scam after becoming a victimRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    A Phenix City man says he lost $1,650 after giving the money away to claim his lottery prize win. Now he wants to share his experience in order to prevent others from falling into the same trap.

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  3. Crews cleaning up tanker truck accident on I-85 near Opelika, no injuries reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTVM

    ... expected to be cleaned up and the road opened by about 6 p.m. CDT. Copyright 2015 WTVM. All rights reserved. A Phenix City man say's he lost over a thousand dollars after giving money away to what he thought was to claim a lottery prize win. Now he ...

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  4. Exchange Club hosts golf tournament benefiting people in needRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTVM

    ... who finished in first and second place will receive a trophy. Copyright 2015 WTVM. All rights reserved. A Phenix City man say's he lost over a thousand dollars after giving money away to what he thought was to claim a lottery prize win. Now he wants ...

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  5. Rev. Dr. Theophilus Stanford and his choir sang on the "Not Your Battle" CD to help fight Malaria.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Cross Roads News

    ... who will lead the time of praise and worship, and the gospel choir from Body of Christ Church International in Phenix City, Ala. Gospel radio personality Reggie Gay, who has promoted new and emerging gospel groups around metro Atlanta for many ...

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  6. Phenix City woman, 31, fatally struck by vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Ezzie Lee Bullard was struck by the vehicle on U.S. Highway 280 near the 16th Avenue intersection at around 10:10 p.m., Phenix City police says.

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  7. Man identified in fatal vehicle pedestrian accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVM

    Russell County coroner has confirmed a fatal vehicle pedestrian accident on Thursday, May 20. Ezzie Lee Bullard, 31, was hit by a car on Highway 280 in Phenix City and then died from head trauma injuries.

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  8. Baggett follows WB traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Barrow County News

    ... to a familiar destination as Cole Baggett will play baseball for Chattahoochee Valley Community College in Phenix City, Alabama. "This is what I've been working for since I started playing baseball," Winder-Barrow Diamond Dogg Cole Baggett, who has ...

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  9. Former state employee to serve 7 years in prison for identity theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Alabama Live

    A Phenix City woman and former state worker who stole identities from two state agencies has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison and must pay more than $3 million in restitution. Multiple news outlets report a U.S. District Court Judge sentenced 30-year-old Tamika Floyd to 87 months in prison and three years of supervised release Tuesday.

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  10. PCBOR holds open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WTVM

    This event will provide an opportunity to get more information on houses throughout the Phenix City, Lee County and Russell County area.

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  11. 9 defunct Alabama amusement parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Alabama Live

    ... Ferris wheel, scrambler and plane ride in twisted heaps. The park did not re-open. Idle Hour Amusement Park, Phenix City Idle Hour Park, which included a zoo and amusement rides and games, was open from 1938 to the early 1960s. It was a popular ...

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  12. Fmr. AL employee gets prison for role in multi-million dollar fraud ringRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A former Alabama state employee will spend the next seven years in prison after being convicted for her role in a stolen identity tax refund fraud ring, says U.S. Attorney George Beck, Jr. Tamika Floyd, 30, of Phenix City, will also receive a 3 year supervised release and will have to pay more than $3 million in restitution. Floyd pleaded guilty on Oct. 2, 2014, to one count of conspiracy to file false claims and one count of aggravated identity theft.

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  13. Phenix City couple arrested in FL on alleged child neglect chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A Phenix City couple was arrested and charged in Florida late last week for allegedly leaving a foster child in their care in the sun for so long that the child was crying to be let inside. According to Volusia County, FL Sheriff's Office arrest reports, Rebecca El-Rhazouani, 32, and Mounir El-Rhazouani, 31, both of Phenix City, were arrested on May 14 when police responded to the Hawaiian Inn on a well-being check.

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  14. Triathletes want to inspire a new Wounded Warrior run in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | WTVM

    ... certainly we can run 20 miles," Hickox said. Thomas is a sports coach from Miller County, GA and Hickox lives in Phenix City. Thomas and Hickox has already received lots of interest in those who want to have a permanent race between the two cities.

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  15. Couple forced sunburned foster kids to stay out in sunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | New York Daily News

    Two Alabama foster parents were arrested during their vacation at a Florida hotel when the staff alerted police they were ignoring their sunburned children's pleas to get out of the sun. Mounir El-Rhazouani, 31, and Rebecca El-Rhazouani, 32, of Phenix City, were charged with two counts of child neglect after officers were called to the Hawaiian Inn in Daytona Shores, Fla., Thursday.

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  16. Alabama Woman Charged with Filing Thousands of Fraudulent Tax ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | WebCPA

    An Alabama woman has been charged with filing more than 3,000 tax returns over a two-year period claiming over $7.5 million in fraudulent tax refunds. Talashia Hinton, aka LayLay and LaLa, of Phenix City, Ala., was arrested Tuesday after she was indicted on April 28 by a federal grand jury sitting in the Middle District of Alabama on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States, wire fraud and aggravated identity theft.

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  17. Alabama Live pool party today at the YMCA; AL attorney general warning consumers of scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WTVM

    ... payments for missed jury duty and unpaid debts. After being on the run for two days, 25-year-old Matthew Page of Phenix City now sits in the Lee County Detention Center. Thursday afternoon, Lee County Sheriff's investigators received information ...

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  18. Junior Marshals recognized at graduation ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WTVM

    ... General's Office calls the victim and threatens arrest if a bill is not paid. Officials are searching for a Phenix City man wanted in connection to a shooting in Smiths Station last month. On Tuesday, May 12 shortly before 11 a.m. CST, Lee County ...

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    Friday May 15 | WTVM

    ... General's Office calls the victim and threatens arrest if a bill is not paid. Officials are searching for a Phenix City man wanted in connection to a shooting in Smiths Station last month. On Tuesday, May 12 shortly before 11 a.m. CST, Lee County ...

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  20. Police: Phenix City shooting suspect capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WTVM

    After being on the run for two days, 25-year-old Matthew Page of Phenix City now sits in the Lee County Detention Center. Around 3:30 p.m., investigators and deputies with the U.S. Marshals service tried to pull over a vehicle matching the description, but it led to a chase down Lee Road 249 and ended when the car ran off the road and became stuck in the dirt.

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