Mobile County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Flooding threat continues on Ala coastRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Forecasters say Alabama's coast remains under a flooding threat following heavy rains, and more precipitation is on the way.

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  2. Pro-Prichard Water Board groups pushes for a 'No' vote on Tuesday's referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Board was dissolved via referendum, in 2012, mostly anti-board advocates attended the court hearings. While a Mobile County Circuit judge ruled to dissolve the board in February 2013, the Alabama Supreme Court tossed it out in September 2013 , ...

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  3. Tornado total for April 28, 2014 goes up to 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... as the fourth greatest number of tornadoes in a single event in Alabama. One tornado was identified in the Mobile County Warning Area(CWA) and 10 were in the Huntsville CWA. The Birmingham CWA had the most of that day with 18 tornadoes. Two of ...

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  4. Mobile, Baldwin County party leaders focused on turnout, voter ID law in Tuesday primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... ID to cast their ballot on Tuesday. (See acceptable IDs to the right) There are 257,285 eligible voters in Mobile County and approximately 121,700 eligible voters in Baldwin County. If someone doesn't have a valid voter ID, they could still vote if ...

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  5. Prichard Water Board defends itself and says positive changes coming days before critical voteRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... the Water Board, the Prichard system's efforts are a little too late. The referendum, which will go before all Mobile County voters for consideration, asks for the dissolution of the Water Board and to have the Prichard waterworks' assets ...

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  6. General W.K. Wilson Bridge repairs may take months, Satsuma community helping drivers navigateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... section of the bridge. The 6-miles-long bridge spans the Mobile, Middle and Tensaw rivers, stretching from Mobile County on the south end to Baldwin County to the north. Vince Calametti, department of transportation's southwest region engineer, told ...

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  7. Ponzi schemers sentenced to 5 years each over fake stock-market computer program that lost...Read the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Italian businessman Carlo Ponzi was a convicted felon in the early 1900s whose illegal method of bilking investors via a pyramid-style of fraud was eventually associated with his name: the Ponzi scheme.

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  8. Chickasaw school district finishes second year; will take over Hamilton Elementary on June...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The Chickasaw City Schools system concluded its second full year of operations on May 29, and has a busy summer ahead, with an anniversary party coming up on June 5, a formal handover of Hamilton Elementary from the Mobile County school system, and summer enrichment programs starting June 2. Mobile County schools officials will meet with Chickasaw ... (more)

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  9. A cool artist couple makes its mark on Mobile and delights Dauphin IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... their time and talents in providing art classes at our gallery and have contributed to the arts in South Mobile County in many other ways," Carver said. " In May, Mobile Arts Council featured the Kolleggers' paintings in "Mobile Discovery," and ...

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  10. I-65 northbound closed near Mobile after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... thorities to reroute traffic around the scene. The Wilson bridge spans the Mobile-Tensaw Delta near Satsuma in Mobile County. The bridge is known for its twin towering arches.

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  11. 100 Black Men of Mobile honor Sam Jones, announce scholarship winners at annual galaRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... African-American mayor. Previous winners include Martha Peek, the first female to become superintendent of the Mobile County school system; and Gen. J. Gary Cooper, the first African American officer in Marine history to lead an infantry company ...

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  12. School's out for summer in Baldwin CountyRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    But Baldwin school officials sent an appeal to the State Department of Education for a waiver in order to avoid having to schedule make-up days. Chickasaw City Schools students will finish on May 29, and the last day for the Mobile County school system is Tuesday, June 3.

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  13. Mobile Pops presents free concert at Medal of Honor Park on May 24Read the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The Mobile Pops' free Memorial Day weekend concert is at 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 24, in the Mobile County Bicentennial Pavilion at Medal of Honor Park in west Mobile.

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  14. Daphne Fire Department seals training partnership with Alabama Fire CollegeRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... network. The Alabama Fire College training network is made up of two regional sites and two extension sites in Mobile County and Baldwin County. In addition to Daphne, sites were established by Mobile Fire-Rescue, Orange Beach Fire Rescue/Columbia ...

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  15. Mobile County school system finalizing plan to rebuild 2015 operating balanceRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    MOBILE, Alabama -- The Mobile County school system will hold a finance committee meeting at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, May 28, to approve the details on a plan to rebuild its one-month operating balance by the end of fiscal year 2015.

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  16. Reel Report: Fishing gets better with improving water conditionsRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... early and late in the day. Miller said bream fishing has to be on fire since he's seen dozens of boats leaving Mobile County Marina and heading north out of the mouth of Dead Lake every day. "I'd be amazed if there's a bream left in Bayou Zeast," ...

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  17. Mobile County schools officials investigating principal's recordingRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Alabama Live

    MOBILE, Alabama -- Mobile County schools Superintendent Martha Peek said that school officials are investigating allegations that an elementary principal may have encouraged her teachers to give students the answers to specific questions on their end-of-quarter tests.

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  18. Mobile County to develop park at Delta's edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | WALA

    The Mobile-Tensaw Delta continues to be the focus of infrastructure improvements by the Mobile County Commission with a proposal on the Thursday, May 22 conference meeting agenda to build out a park on the Delta waters in Creola.

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  19. ALDOT to conduct hurricane evacuation exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | WALA

    ... including 21 interchanges, along I-65 between the initial crossover point south of State Road 225 in Mobile County and the north terminus points in Montgomery. Traffic will not be reversed or detoured anywhere along I-65 during the reverse lane ...

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  20. Mobile County Commissioners continue discussion on proposed soccer complexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | WALA

    At Thursday's Mobile County Commission meeting, item #16 on the agenda created the most buzz: a possible purchase of over 200 acres of land at the southeast corner of I-65 at I-10 for $2.96 million.

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