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

    Tuesday Nov 25 | 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.

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

    Monday Nov 24 | 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.

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

    Monday Nov 24 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    ... 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 ...

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  4. 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.

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  5. 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.

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  6. '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 ...

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  7. 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.

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  8. Saloom Properties pine tree farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Salem Saloom walks among longleaf pine on his tree farm where he grows longleaf and loblolly pine in Conecuh County, Ala., on Friday Sept. 5, 2014.

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  9. Meet Salem Saloom, a 'disciple' for longleaf pineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... needles. Then finally, he kissed it. A retired surgeon, Saloom, 67, started buying land in this part of Conecuh County in the early 1980s. After nine land purchases, he says, his family now owns some 2,200 acres in Evergreen. He grows slash pine and ...

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  10. Hear Democrat Susan Smith's attack ad against Greg Albritton and read his responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... complained the legislation would inject "Big Brother" into matters of parental responsibility. Albritton, a Conecuh County lawyer seeking a return to elective office after an eight-year hiatus, said he does not remember the quote but added that he ...

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  11. Alabama state Senate candidate accuses opponent of failing to protect children from molestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... the message also has aired in radio spots. It drew a sharp rebuke from Albritton, a Republican lawyer from Conecuh County. He played a recording of the radio ad for an audience at a candidate forum in Robertsdale Tuesday night. Smith, an Atmore City ...

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  12. Two people killed in separate traffic accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | WALA

    Trooper Kevin Cook, with the Public Information/Education Unit of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency told Fox10News, Saturday evening around 6:40 p.m. in Conecuh County, a two-vehicle crash killed 83 year-old Lurie D. James of Eight Mile. Trooper Cook said James was driving a 2008 Toyota when he was struck by a 2006 Toyota driven by Curtis McDaniel of Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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  13. Good MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | KWTX

    ... 1 as his birth date, but the date is recorded as Aug. 9 in the family Bible). In 1817, his family moved to Conecuh County, Ala. where Travis attended school and was accepted as an apprentice by the leading attorney in Claiborne. Travis went on to ...

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  14. Our own private cathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... growth. I remember when I got serious about my relationship about God. I was an older teenager in rural Conecuh County, Alabama, and had access to the thousands of acres of forests that surrounded our home. I would often walk to the woods to pray. ...

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  15. How Greg Albritton won runoff despite losing big in Alabama Senate district's most populous countyRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... greater than the total number of votes cast in all but one of the district's other seven counties. Yet, the Conecuh County lawyer and former state representative was still able to capture the GOP nomination for the District 22 seat over Bay Minette ...

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  16. Albritton, D'Olive debate taxes, economy in GOP runoff for Senate District 22Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... parts of Clarke, Conecuh, Choctaw, Monroe, Washington, Mobile and Baldwin counties. Albritton, who lives in Conecuh County and has a solo law practice, said he is steadfastly against raising any taxes while D'Olive has been open to taxing Internet ...

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  17. Support from Alfa, Poarch Creek Indians gives Albritton fundraising edge in Senate raceRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... he said. "Is he going to vote with Alfa or with his district?" Albritton, a former state representative from Conecuh County, said the group has sent mailers on his behalf and also conducted a poll before the first round of voting. He said his ...

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  18. Ex-nursing home book keeper sentenced in theftRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Alabama Attorney General says a former bookkeeper at a Conecuh County nursing home has been convicted of stealing money from residents.

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  19. Nursing home bookkeeper steals residents' fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Alabama Attorney General announced on Tuesday that 49-year-old Mary K. Nowell of Bon Secour, is convicted of theft of patient funds from Evergreen Nursing Home and Rehabilitation in Conecuh County.

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  20. Former Conecuh County nursing home employee convicted of theft of resident fundsRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Attorney General Luther Strange has convicted Conecuh County nursing home employee Mary K. Nowell for theft of patient funds after evidence was found indicating she had embezzled more than $4,000.

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