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  1. Carl Clayton Roettgen, who pulled gun on Missouri cop, caught in Gulf ShoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Mississippi Press

    ... ects may be armed and dangerous, the South Baldwin Response Team, Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force and Baldwin County Sheriff's Office were requested to assist," Gulf State Park Cpl. Josh Coleman told AL.com .

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTVM

    State Auditor Jim Ziegler claimed he is not backing down when asked about why he is no longer suing four out of the seven Baldwin County School Board members, including Superintendent Robbie Owen. Ziegler said he is refocusing his lawsuit to only include Attorney General Luther Strange.

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  3. Meet the 3 gay couples at the center of Alabama's latest marriage disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Alabama Live

    ... March 4, but Probate Judge Don Davis had closed the marriage license office. The next day, officials at the Baldwin County probate office told them only opposite-sex couples could get licenses. "They experience uncertainty about whether they will be ...

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  4. As police body cameras proliferate, new legal questions emergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Alabama Live

    A Baldwin County jury convicted Justin Lott, 30, Montgomery of manslaughter for causing the death of 19-year-old Kasey Waychoff while she was on Spring Break in Gulf Shores in 2014. Lott was taken into custody Tuesday.

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  5. Lone Survivor Marcus Luttrell to speak in DaphneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WALA

    From Universal's upcoming film, "Lone Survivor", author of the book "Lone Surivivor," Marcus Luttrell, poses for a portrait, on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 in New York. Decorated U.S. Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell, the man behind the Hollywood motion picture Lone Survivor starring Mark Wahlberg, and author of the New York Times best-selling book and of the same title, will be visiting the bay area as part of the Baldwin County Drug Court Foundation's 6th Annual "Knowing You Can Make a Difference" fundraiser.

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    Apr 9, 2015 | WALA

    State Auditor Jim Ziegler claimed he is not backing down when asked about why he is no longer suing four out of the seven Baldwin County School Board members, including Superintendent Robbie Owen. Ziegler said he is refocusing his lawsuit to only include Attorney General Luther Strange.

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  7. Memorial Day beach bookings outpacing prior years on Alabama coast, rental companies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Alabama Live

    Building on four years of record tourism growth , Baldwin County's coast continues to be Alabama's star attraction rolling into the Memorial Day weekend. According to some of the area's largest property management companies, spring break outpaced 2014 and last weekend's Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores filled condos and beach houses to near capacity.

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  8. Corn casserole will make the perfect the side dish for your perfect...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Alabama Live

    ... I've been thinking about corn a lot lately. That's probably because a recent trip through the back roads of Baldwin County the other day revealed what looks like a nice crop of Silver King corn in the fields. It won't be long before we will awash in ...

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  9. Oil spill trustees announce $133M in proposed restoration projects, 4 of 10 are in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Alabama Live

    State and federal trustees announced 10 new proposed projects Wednesday to restore damage stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill , with a total estimated cost of $133.6 million. If approved, the projects would be funded by BP, which has agreed to provide up to $1 billion for early restoration projects in the Gulf before the Natural Resources Damage Assessment process is complete.

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  10. Sacred Spaces: The Shrine of the Holy Cross, home parish of Dr....Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Alabama Live

    ... balls, pipe and a 14-foot crucifix. Today, the church is probably most known for holding the last mass in Baldwin County every weekend. The Sunday service at 6 p.m. draws worshipers from miles away. Begun as a mission to African-Americans, the ...

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  11. Mobile County 2014 cap investments by new, expanding biz plummetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Alabama Live

    ... with $376 million, all but $1 million of which came from Georgia-Pacific Corp.'s expansion in Brewton. Baldwin County's seven projects - four of which are new and three of which are expansions - represent total investments of $20.6 million and 316 ...

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  12. Baldwin County jury recesses Monday without verdict in week-long manslaughter trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Alabama Live

    A Baldwin County jury recessed on Monday without a verdict in the manslaughter trial of Justin Lott, 30, Montgomery. Lott is accused of killing Oklahoma State University student Kasey Waychoff, 19, after hitting her with his truck on March 21, 2014.

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  13. Alabama rolls out new-look traffic lights designed for easier left turnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Alabama Live

    The state Department of Transportation in recent months has installed the next-generation signals at a handful of intersections in Birmingham and Baldwin County, with plans to add 35 more in Huntsville starting in June. ALDOT adopted the four-arrow traffic signal as a new standard for state roads after the Federal Highway Administration included it in the national manual of traffic control devices.

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  14. ALDOT, City of Huntsville to add flashing yellow arrows along Governors DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... the signals at some intersections. They have also been installed at select intersections in Birmingham and Baldwin County. The decision to adopt flashing yellow arrows on a national level came after the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, ...

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  15. No Ferguson here, Alabama lawmaker proclaims with racial profiling billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Alabama Live

    ... said he can't speak for every police department, but he doesn't think racial profiling is happening in Baldwin County. "We treat everyone the same," he said, adding officers have to have probable cause for pulling someone over. "Racial profiling is ...

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  16. Justin Lott to Kasey Waychoff's folks: 'I'd swap shoes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Alabama Live

    The first time he had an opportunity to address the parents of the woman he killed in 2014, Justin Lott said Friday he "would do anything in this world to swap shoes with your daughter." Lott, 30, of Montgomery, took the stand in his own defense during a jury trial at the Baldwin County Courthouse.

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  17. Baldwin County residential sales in April up 31% from prior yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Alabama Live

    Sales: According to the Baldwin County Association of REALTORS MLS , April residential sales in Baldwin County totaling 491 units reached levels not experienced since 2005 and were 30.6 percent ahead of the same period a year ago. From some perspective, Baldwin County's best April on record for sales was 2004 when 574 transactions were closed.

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  18. Our view: Let's have a real conversation about Baldwin schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Alabama Live

    ... the referendum is crucial if the schools are to avoid a head-on collision with red ink in 2018. That's when Baldwin County projects 33,000 students and a deficit of $22 million, given a budget minus the two renewals that were rejected, and a 1-cent ...

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  19. Academy Sports kicks off Foley store opening with shopping spree for YMCA kids; official...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Alabama Live

    ... back." The 63,000-square-foot store officially opens at 8:30 a.m. Friday at its new location -- the first in Baldwin County -- off Alabama 59, next to Walmart. The first 150 customers who follow Academy on social networks such as Facebook will be ...

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  20. Failed sobriety test of Justin Lott shown on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Alabama Live

    After he struck and killed an Oklahoma State University student with his truck, 30-year-old Montgomery resident Justin Lott was pulled over by police, failed a field sobriety test and was transported to a police station in Gulf Shores where he refused a breathalyzer test. Details following the crash were shown to jurors Wednesday via police videos taken from the time Lott was pulled over by a Baldwin County Sheriff's deputy to the time he was taken to the Gulf Shores Police Department.

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