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  1. Lightning strike forces 50 residents to flee apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... with their respective families. We got six that were in Section 8 housing that we should place today," said Conecuh County EMA Director Johnny Brock. Some of the people who lived at the apartment complex were disabled and elderly. Because of their ...


  2. Evergreen apartment complex residents displaced by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Conecuh County Emergency Management Director Johnny Brock says all of the residents of the Emerald Valley Manor apartments on Rural Street had to be evacuated Thursday night because of the fire. Brock said it appears lightning caused the fire, but it's still under investigation.


  3. Baldwin County schools advocate plans to speak about 'facts' at Baldwin County Commission meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... overall revenue generated per student. "People of Baldwin County paid more, per child with the exception of Conecuh County," Burt said. "(The state) gets many things from the people of Baldwin County. They are just not giving us, you the voters and ...


  4. Helen Norene Dougan, 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Http

    ... Norene Dougan, 87, of McMinnville died Tuesday, April 14, at Raintree Manor. She was born Dec. 27, 1927, in Conecuh County, Ala., and was raised in Pensacola, Fla., attended and graduated from Toccoa Falls College on a work scholarship having a ...


  5. Roy Moore says he hopes his battle against same-sex marriage doesn't kill himRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... Moore compared the fight against same-sex marriage to the battle of the Alamo. "William Barret Travis from Conecuh County, Alabama, came to draw a line in the sand at the Alamo," Moore remarked. "He took a stand in the face of an enemy that was far ...


  6. AL fire marshal: Cause of fire that killed brothers may never be foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The investigation into a fire that claimed the lives of two brothers in Conecuh County over the weekend continues. Alabama State Fire Marshal Ed Paulk says two deputies are working the case but he's not sure they'll ever come up with a definitive cause for the blaze.


  7. Butler County school mourns loss of 2 brothers killed in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... you have to deal with," said Marlow. The fire happened Saturday night on West Front Street in Evergreen in Conecuh County. The boys were visiting their dad, who at one time owned the tire business which also caught on fire. Cody and Kacey were ...


  8. 2 brothers killed in weekend Evergreen house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WTVM

    Two brothers were killed in a Conecuh County house fire over the weekend, confirms Alabama State Fire Marshal Ed Paulk. The fire happened at a residence in Evergreen Sunday.


  9. Two-vehicle crash Saturday in Conecuh County kills Castleberry woman, troopers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A two-vehicle crash Saturday in Conecuh County claimed the life of a Castleberry woman and injured a man, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Around 9:07 p.m. Ann Marie Brown, 45-years-old and from Castleberry, was killed when the 1997 Harley Davidson motorcycle she was a passenger of collided with a 2013 Volvo tractor trailer, according to ALEA trooper Jamie Maloy.


  10. Gulf Coast Western Secures Large Interest in Key Smackover Acreage in South AlabamaRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Business Wire

    Also included in the purchase was the associated data from a 44-square-mile 3D seismic survey completed on the acreage in late 2014. Drilling on the first of 21 prospects is expected to commence late in the first quarter of 2015.


  11. Help for domestic violence and sexual assault available through the Baldwin County Violence ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Last week, Gov. Robert Bentley awarded three grants totaling $231,923 to support the Baldwin County Violence Project. The organization serves Baldwin, Escambia, Conecuh and Monroe Counties.


  12. Hoover school board to pick superintendent search group on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... board members, Salter said. The Alabama Association of School Boards also is currently helping Selma and Conecuh County look for superintendents, Salter said. There also likely will be at least six others school systems in Alabama looking for ...


  13. Conecuh County single-vehicle crash kills Repton man, according to State TroopersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Alabama Live

    A single-vehicle crash in Conecuh County on Wednesday claimed the life of a Repton man, according to Alabama State Troopers.


  14. Mandeville woman killed in Alabama crash, TV station reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    An 82-year-old Mandeville woman was killed Monday in a single-vehicle crash in Conecuh County, Ala. when the truck she was riding in left the roadway and struck a tree, according to a report from Montgomery, Ala.


  15. Louisiana woman killed in Conecuh County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A Louisiana woman was killed and two others were injured in a single-vehicle crash in Conecuh County Monday morning. The crash happened shortly after 9:30 a.m. on U.S. Highway 84 about 10 miles east of Evergreen.


  16. A Single-vehicle Crash Claimed the Life of Mandeville La WomanRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 |

    ... in which she was a passenger left the roadway and struck a tree. Myers was pronounced dead at the scene by Conecuh County Coroner Mike Lambert. The driver, Lanice A. Bonds, 62, of Daleville and 75-year-old passenger Clifford Myers, also from ...


  17. Conecuh County jury finds 68-year-old man guilty of custodial interferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Alabama Live

    A Conecuh County jury convicted a 66-year-old Evergreen man Friday on one count of felony interference with the custody of a child, a charge that carries up to 10 years in jail and a steep fine. The sentencing hearing for James Leon Windham, is scheduled for Dec. 5, and if he's found culpable a circuit judge could order him to pay as much as $15,000 for the Class C felony.


  18. Greg Albritton defeats Susan Smith for Alabama Senate District 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Republican and Conecuh County attorney Greg Albritton sealed his political comeback Tuesday night with a sound victory over Democrat and Atmore City Councilwoman Susan Smith by a margin of more than two to one. Albritton, who takes office at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, will replace Mark Keahey - who withdrew abruptly from the race after the regular qualifying period - and looks to reinvigorate his political career eight years after losing a GOP primary as a state representative.


  19. 'Courageous' fight that stopped mega-landfill left Repton on hook for $639,000; fundraiser Nov. 15 in Orange BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... of Repton, Citizens for a Clean Southwest Alabama and others that joined in the suit that challenged the Conecuh County Commission's approval of Conecuh Woods LLC's 5,100-acre landfill . Straddling the headwaters of Escambia Creek that flows to ...


  20. Mobile, Baldwin obituaries for Oct. 18: Mobile woman 'lived her life with grace and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Alabama Live

    MOBILE, Alabama -- Marjorie Barrow Booth , a native of Conecuh County and a longtime resident of Mobile, died Oct. 15, 2014 at the age of 86. She was an active member of Spring Hill Baptist Church and a supporter of the fine arts in the Mobile area. Booth was an avid traveler and gardener and will be remembered by those who knew her for her keen sense of humor and elegant fashion savvy.