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  1. Rose Stabler asks state Supreme Court to reverse judge's $200,000 judgment against herRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... has taken her case to the Alabama Supreme Court. Rose Stabler has asked the justices to overturn the ruling of Mobile County Circuit Judge Sarah Stewart, who sided with attorney Jeff Deen after Stabler failed to answer his counterclaim to her ...

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  2. Mobile County school system announces teachers of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Laniese Howard, a teacher at Kate Shepard Elementary School, and Don Jones, a teacher at B.C. Rain High School, were named the Mobile County school system's teachers of the year on Friday. Howard, a gifted education teacher, and Jones, who teaches aerospace technology in B.C. Rain's Aviation and Aerospace signature academy, will be honored on Jan. 26 at the Mobile County school board meeting.

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  3. Mobile County school board ready to send out 2 proposals for 2015-16 calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Alabama Live

    At the Jan. 26 Mobile County school board meeting, officials will seek the board's approval to give out two options for the 2015-16 school calendar to employees for their vote. Both calendars have the school year beginning on Monday, Aug. 10, but the schedules are different for Thanksgiving holidays and Mardi Gras holidays.

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  4. Mobile County Fire Tower, Semmes Public Safety Complex dedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | WALA

    ... fires. The ribbon cutting and dedication was held at the Semmes Public Safety Training Complex in Semmes. The Mobile County Commission has partnered with the City of Semmes to provide sorely needed in-county facilities required to fulfill Alabama ...

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  5. Chunchula man accused of threatening to burn down ex-girlfriend's house againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... Five days later a judge signed an order of protection for Webster's ex-girlfriend and her mother. On Thursday Mobile County deputies arrested Webster again. His ex-girlfriend told authorities he called her home and cell phone several times, yelled ...

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  6. 16 arrested on prostitution, drug charges in joint Mobile police, Homeland Security...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... elony and 16 misdemeanor charges. A majority of the arrests were on prostitution-related charges, according to Mobile County Metro Jail records.

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  7. New Alexander Shunnarah personal injury law practice stakes downtown Mobile claim; Managing partner: 'We knew we had to seize this opportunity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... was the only logical direction to move," Shunnarah said. It became readily apparent, however, that even though Mobile County would represent his second largest market behind only Jefferson County, the Port City is inextricably tied to and identifies ...

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  8. FOX10 News adds student-recited Pledge of Allegiance to their daily newscastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    This past week, the Port City station added the Pledge of Allegiance recited by Coastal Alabama students to their 6 a.m., 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. newscasts. Promotions Director Kyle Claude said, "I think this is a very proud and patriotic part of the country.

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  9. 'We have a lot of work to do:' Mobile, Baldwin officials evaluate ACT Plan scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Mobile County schools Superintendent Martha Peek said Thursday that the district's test scores on the ACT Plan show that "especially in math, we have a lot of work to do." Nearly 80 percent of Mobile County's 10th-graders scored in the Level 1 category on the math portion of the test, meaning the students did not meet academic standards, and less than 20 percent scored in Levels 2 and 3, meaning they partially met or fully met the standards.

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  10. Help fight against child abuse by eating at any of these participating locations on Jan....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... a non-profit organization that aids victims of child abuse and works with local law enforcement including the Mobile County Sheriff's Office, Prichard Police Department and the Mobile Police Department to investigate child abuse.

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  11. New Mobile Recycling Center to expand operations after great successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The Mobile County Recycling center on Hitt Road has become such a success that operations must expand to accommodate it, according to Frank Harkins, Goodwill Easter Seals of the Gulf Coast CEO. Goodwill Easter Seals manage and operate the facility and expected the facility to be self-sustaining in a few years based on projected growth.

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  12. In the School Zone: If you've vaping, are you violating tobacco use policy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The Mobile County school board may revise its tobacco use policy to include electronic cigarettes among devices prohibited on school grounds and at school functions. Welcome to the School Zone column, which is published every Thursday.

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  13. Alabama school district chooses GuideK12Read the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | District Administration

    Mobile County Public Schools, the largest school district in Alabama, serves over 58,000 students in 90 schools and magnet programs. A district of this size has a lot of moving parts and complexity for administrators to analyze and understand.

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  14. Prosecutors want to use letter written by attorney against License Commissioner Kimberly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Federal prosecutors want to use a letter written by an attorney as evidence of Mobile County License Commissioner Kimberly Hastie's criminal conduct when Hastie's trial starts in April, according to a motion filed Wednesday. In the Aug. 5 letter addressed to Hastie, attorney Buzz Jordan provides a legal opinion.

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  15. Thousands raised to aid family, pay funeral costs for child-abuse victim DaKota BurkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Across Mobile County, support has poured in for the family of 20-month-old DaKota Burke in the wake of the child's death on Jan. 8. Prosecutors say DaKota died after months of abuse at the hands of her mother, Summer Everett, and stepfather, Chrisopher Knapp. After news of DaKota's death broke, Theresa Wilson Lollar booted up her computer.

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  16. Mobile County Public Schools selects GuideK12a , geovisual analytic softwareRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 21, 2015 - EAGAN, Minn. -- GuideK12 reaches one-million student milestone with addition of largest district in Alabama Mobile County Public Schools , the largest school district in Alabama, serves over 58,000 students in 90 schools and magnet programs.

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  17. Mobile County Health Department: Flu cases are up, precautions advisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Even though the flu shot this year is not a perfect match, officials still advise the vaccine could help mitigate flu-like symptoms. Since Dec. 1, 2014, and Jan. 20, 2015 there have been 725 confirmed cases of the flu in Mobile County counting positive flu tests reported to MCHD from hospitals and from the health department's family clinics, according to MCHD officials.

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  18. More than 20 underage people found drunk at house parties in Irvington, Coden, deputies...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Deputies found more than 20 underage people drunk at a pair of house parties over the weekend in Irvington and Coden, according to the Mobile County Sheriff's Office . Late Saturday night a deputy responded to a home on Mimosa Drive South in Irvington after receiving several complaints about loud music and reckless driving in the area, according to MCSO spokeswoman Lori Myles.

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  19. Cheaper fuel prices could mean boosts to local government reserves, more vehicles or pay...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... the end result could mean a boost to General Fund reserves in the city of Mobile and Baldwin County. In Mobile County, the drop in gasoline prices could help pay for employee raises. Huntsville could be adding more vehicles to its fleet. "It will be ...

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  20. See which Alabama schools, counties produce most students in need of remedial classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... board member who represents Baldwin, Conecuh, Butler, Crenshaw and Covington counties, as well as part of Mobile County. "Before I got on the board, I had no idea the remediation rate was that high. To me, it's unacceptable." The Plan 2020 document ...

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