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  1. Baldwin County ready to muscle wrestling into south Alabama high school sports sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Alabama Live

    FOLEY, Alabama -- Gulf Shores and Foley high school student-athletes made history Thursday afternoon by participating in the first-ever, state-sanctioned wrestling match in Baldwin County. Wrestling has been a sanctioned sports in Alabama for over 50 years with Clift High School, now Opelika High, winning the first state championship in 1954, according to the Alabama High School Athletic Association website.

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  2. Foley Community Archery Park sets grand opening for Dec. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Alabama Live

    ... in a large, open field near the entrance of the 484-acre Graham Creek Preserve on Wolf Bay Drive, south of Baldwin County 12 and east of the Foley Beach Express. It will be open year-round during daylight hours for recreational shooting, competitive ...

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  3. 'There is hope' for child sex abuse victims, even those who are hurt the worstRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Alabama Live

    ... about whether the victim can recover. The girl who testified in the Wendy Holland jury trial this week in Baldwin County will need to be surrounded by positive influences and believe that she can recover from years of sexual torment suffered at the ...

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  4. Missing Fairhope woman found dead in her car on private property, behind a locked gateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Alabama Live

    ... spokesman Sgt. Craig Sawyer. The vehicle, a white 1998 Toyota Camry, was located on private property near Baldwin County 48 and Langford Road. The intersection is near Bohemian Park, a popular summer watering hole on Fish River. "I don't know how ...

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  5. In its 10th year, 'Walk Through Bethlehem' is big undertaking for little Bethel Baptist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Alabama Live

    On a starry night in rural Baldwin County, groups of visitors are on a mission to find the Christ Child. "There are a lot of Roman guards out tonight, so y'all stay close," warns a shepherd who calls himself Glennadiah.

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  6. Neediest Families: Single mother who lost her job is 'not looking forward to Christmas'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Alabama Live

    In times of emergency, Demetrius McConnell was one of those soft-spoken, patient and understanding voices on the other end of the phone line at the 9-1-1 call center in Mobile County. But when the job moved to 12-hour shift work, which rotated shifts every two weeks, it put a serious strain on the single mother's ability to care for her 10-year-old son, LaDarrius.

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  7. Light soybean rust pressures in 2014 may not repeat in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Deltafarmpress

    ... problems to come in after you spray. "We also were fighting soybean loopers at the Fairhope Substation in Baldwin County for about two weeks. We started out with a lot of them, but beneficial insects took them out. "At Brewton, we had a lot of kudzu ...

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  8. BCSO: Body found inside car near Bohemian Park in FairhopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WALA

    The Baldwin County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a body was found inside a car. The vehicle was found Thursday, December 12 near Bohemian Park on County Road 48, in Fairhope.

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  9. Here are the Coastal Alabama traffic areas to avoid during your commute on Friday, Dec. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Alabama Live

    Here is a look at the road projects underway in Mobile and Baldwin counties that drivers could run into during their commute. Bankhead Tunnel maintenance work should be wrapping up, but be aware you could run in to delays between 8:30 p.m. and 2:30 a.m. through the weekend.

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  10. Vote for the top Coastal Alabama boys basketball performance for the week ending Dec. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Alabama Live

    ... had a game-high 21 points, including five 3-pointers, to help carry host Daphne to a 66-50 victory over Baldwin County Tuesday evening. Logan Cooney hit a free throw to put McGill-Toolen ahead by one point in a 56-55 win over Spanish Fort. Mark ...

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  11. Malnourished girl's parents caught in Ala. with more kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... arrested without incident and booked into the Foley Municipal Jail and are awaiting transportation to the Baldwin County Corrections Center for extradition procedures back to Colorado. According to the arrest affidavit, Zoey's parents told Denver ...

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  12. Will big West Coast storm bring big rain amounts to Alabama?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Alabama Live

    A powerful West Coast storm could generate enough rain to help mitigate drought conditions there, but will it bring any rain to Alabama? A major storm affecting the West Coast -- and bringing a lot of rain to parched California -- is forecast to move eastward and into the South early next week. Not much rain is expected over the next seven days in Alabama.

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  13. Denver couple linked to starved-child case arrested in FoleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Alabama Live

    ... p.m. at the apartment complex. They were booked into the Foley Municipal Jail awaiting transportation to the Baldwin County Corrections Center for extradition procedures back to Colorado. According to the NBC report in Denver , the daughter's name ...

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  14. In the School Zone: USA's robust finances and Mobile County's online testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Alabama Live

    ... university's total endowment outperformed the benchmark by 2.12 percent. Read more here. Looking ahead: The Baldwin County school board has approved two moves to prepare for the March 31 property tax referendum -- a new position in the central ...

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  15. Colorado couple wanted on child abuse charges arrested in FoleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WALA

    ... couple was arrested without incident and were booked into the Foley Municipal Jail. They will be taken to the Baldwin County Corrections Center, where they will await extradition to Colorado.

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  16. Getting it right with the Person of the Year: opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Alabama Live

    ... , the winner is a good person - think Pope Francis last year. Frances Coleman is a freelance writer living in Baldwin County. Email her at fcoleman1953@gmail.com and "like" her on Facebook at www.facebook.com/prfrances .

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  17. Swimming advisory issued for Bon Secour Bay at Mary Ann Nelson ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Alabama Live

    The Baldwin County Health Department and Alabama Department of Public Health have issued a public swimming advisory for the waters of Bon Secour Bay at the Mary Ann Nelson Park location in south Baldwin County near Point Clear. According to a news release from ADPH, two recent successive tests of swimming water quality were poor.

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  18. Prosecutors react to the convicton of Wendy Holland on sex crimes to a child: 'There are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Alabama Live

    ... by statements from the victim, who said the abuse occurred for years. "There are no winners in this case," Baldwin County Assistant District Attorney Teresa Heinz said. "Justice was served, yes. But that victim has lost so much." Holland's ...

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  19. Baldwin County school board approves contract with 3 architectural firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Alabama Live

    The Baldwin County school board has approved two moves to prepare for the March 31 property tax referendum: A new position in the central office and an agreement to work with three architectural firms to design future schools. During the school board's work session Tuesday night, Tom Waters, Baldwin County schools financial officer, recommended that the board approve a "design professional contract" with three architectural firms: Hatch Mott McDonald of Daphne, McKee & Associates of Montgomery and Adams Stewart Architects of Robertsdale.

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  20. Homicide suspect moved from Mobile County jail to Baldwin County jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Alabama Live

    MOBILE, Alabama -- A 19-year-old homicide suspect who was arrested and taken to Mobile County Metro Jail in connection to the death of a 16-year-old has been moved to the Baldwin County Sheriff's Correction Center because a relative of the victim works at Metro, according to the Mobile County Sheriff's Office. Jamarcus Mahone faces charges of murder and shooting into an occupied vehicle after 16-year-old Murphy High School student Raven Hamilton was shot Saturday in a parked vehicle at Mobile's Roger Williams Homes subdivision and later died of her injuries.

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