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  1. 'When I die from lack of medication, my blood is on y'all's hands,'Mobile county employees...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Mobile County Commission's Donna Jones addresses a packed auditorium at Mobile's Government Plaza on Thursday, July 31, at 6 p.m. (Cassie Fambro MOBILE, Alabama-- The Mobile County Commission held a meeting to discuss the new healthcare plan that county employees receive after a slew of complaints flooded commissioner's desks.

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  2. Man charged in Wood family sex investigation pleads guiltyRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... sex. The investigation has resulted in arrests in Baldwin and Mobile counties. Kent also is facing charges in Mobile County. He is expected to make a guilty plea in Mobile County Circuit Court, Heinz said. Wood's brother, Derek Wood , also was ...

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  3. Woman accused of using found debit card at multiple Mobile County storesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... help identifying her. She is accused of using another person's lost debit card at various stores throughout Mobile County. (Courtesy of the Mobile Police Department) MOBILE, Alabama -- Police on Thursday asked for the public's help identifying a ...

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  4. In the School Zone: A year of learning without textbooksRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... discuss technology funding needs. Given that technology funding and needs vary greatly from system to system, Mobile County schools Superintendent Martha Peek is hopeful that the state Legislature will come up with a sustainable allocation each ...

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  5. Victim: Burglar smoked my wife's ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WWLP

    ... house through a window, the victim told FOX10. Once inside, the thief stole some 15 items, according to the Mobile County Sheriff's Office, including a generator, chainsaw, knife and fishing rods and reels. McMullen said he was furious when he first ...

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  6. Victim: burglar smoked my wifea s ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WALA

    ... burglar will be caught, so justice can be served. Once inside, the thief stole some 15 items, according to the Mobile County Sheriff's Office, including a generator, chainsaw, knife and fishing rods and reels. "It's hard to put in words, it makes me ...

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  7. MCSO: Irvington woman allowed underage drinking at house partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WALA

    Mandy Jimenez of Irvington was arrested after the Mobile County Sheriff's Office responded to reports of a loud party at her house.

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  8. Why is school starting so early? Well, it's all about the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Alabama Live

    MOBILE, Alabama -- Mobile County's public schools open on Thursday, Aug. 7. That's eight days of summer left for the 59,000 students who attend the 89 schools in the district.

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  9. Salvation Army welcomes two new officers to Mobile officeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Alabama Live

    ... for Salvation Army officers. The couple will begin their first assignment as lieutenants at The Salvation Army Mobile County Corps Community Center, located on Pleasant Valley Road. With their background in teaching and having four children of their ...

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  10. NTSB report on July 3 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WALA

    ... report on the crash of a small plane in Mobile on July 3, 2014. It says the Cessna 336 operated by the Mobile County Health Department "force landed" following a partial loss of engine power. The pilot was seriously injured and the airplane was ...

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  11. Another delay for I-10Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Alabama Live

    MOBILE, Alabama - The public release date on a 2,000-page report on the proposed Interstate 10 bridge in Mobile is -- much like a Friday afternoon rush hour traffic jam on the nearby Bayway -- backed up.

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  12. Mobile County High School Media Days kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WALA

    ... for some schools August 21. Monday, July 28 is the unofficial kickoff to the year at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. Mobile County Media Days are underway Monday and Tuesday. Twenty-two schools are taking to the podium to answer questions about the 2014 ...

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  13. Alabama goes all in on ignition controls for drunken drivers, but do they work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Alabama Live

    ... the following year . But defects in the statute prevented most jurisdictions from implementing it. In Mobile County, for instance, Presiding District Judge George Hardesty said he has not yet had a DUI case involving an interlock device. "We're ...

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  14. Mobile Greyhound Park -- a holdout amid dog racing's slow declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Alabama Live

    ... -- is down 53 percent from 2006 where it hit $58.5 million. It was $27.5 million in 2013. And revenue the Mobile County Racing Commission collects from the pari-mutuel is at its lowest point in the track's 40-year history. As a commissioner for the ...

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  15. West Mobile Swim Club takes overall county aquatic titleRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Alabama Live

    MOBILE, Alabama -- Overall, it was a great day for the West Mobile Swim Club at the Mobile County Aquatic League swimming championships held at Bishop State Community College on Saturday.

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  16. Parents of Gil Collar to file federal civil suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | WALA

    ... was justified in the shooting. However, the family's lawyer said video of the incident showed otherwise. Mobile County District Attorney Ashley Rich identified the substance Collar took was identified as 25-I - a powerful yet legal hallucinogen. ...

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  17. Prichard nightclub Suga's raided, yielding weapons, drugs and cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Alabama Live

    A group law enforcement agencies raided a gentleman's club in Prichard Thursday that yielded firearms, drugs and cash, according to the Mobile County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. University of South Alabama student fatally shot by officer was seeking help, lawsuit saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Alabama Live

    ... Friday. The suit, which comes after a judge agreed to a request by plaintiffs to dismiss a civil complaint in Mobile County Circuit Court, provides a more-detailed picture of what the attorneys believe happened to Gil Collar shortly after 1 a.m. on ...

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  19. MCSO: Fundraiser for murder suspect ends in police raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WALA

    ... who the club was raising money for, but there was a lot more going on at the club than just fundraising. Mobile County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) officials said 14 adults and one minor are facing charges Friday night, July 25, after a police raid at a ...

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  20. Multiple records fall on Day 1 of Mobile County swimming championshipsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Alabama Live

    MOBILE, Alabama -- Five records were broken on Day 1 of the Mobile County Aquatic League's swimming championships at Bishop State Community College on Friday afternoon.

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