Mobile County Newswire (Page 13)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mobile County, AL. (Page 13)

Results 241 - 260 of 3,594 in Mobile County, AL

  1. 'There is hope': Students describe benefits of after-hours credit recovery programRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... of them are at least 14 credits behind in high school, about two years' worth of classes in real time. The Mobile County school system contributes $638,677 to MAEF annually to fund the program, which was launched in 2009. Chrystal Morris-Murphy, a ...

    Comment?

  2. Mobile Gas warns customers of potential scam involving unscheduled in-home inspections by utility worker impersonatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... residential, commercial and industrial customers across southwest Alabama. The company operates primarily in Mobile County serving the cities of Mobile, Saraland, Satsuma, Chickasaw, Bayou La Batre, Creola, Mt. Vernon, Semmes and Prichard. Mobile ...

    Comment?

  3. Scam AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Citronelle Call-News

    ... 89,000 residential, commercial and Industrial Customers in southwest Alabama and operates primarily in Mobile County serving the cities of Mobile, Saraland, Satsuma, Chickasaw, Bayou La Batre, Creola, Mount Vernon, Semmes and Prichard. Mobile Gas ...

    Comment?

  4. Prichard Police Department still helping in investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | WALA

    The spokesperson for the Prichard Police Department says they are just as involved in the Hiawayi Robinson investigation as they have ever been. This comes after the Mobile County District Attorney, Ashley Rich, made a statement in a press conference that all information should come from only the FBI and her office.

    Comment?

  5. Rich: What was, and wasna t saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | WALA

    Mobile County District Attorney Ashley Rich called a news conference for Thursday afternoon, but by the time she faced reporters, she didn't tell us anything we didn't already know. "Today, we have executed search warrants at the residence of Hiawayi Robinson's father as well as his girlfriend's home," was the announcement Rich made about 1:30 p.m. on October 2, 2014.

    Comment?

  6. No arrest in Hiawayi Robinson caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | WALA

    A large crowd gathered outside Mobile County Metro Jail after hearing about a possible arrest in the murder of 8-year-old Hiawayi Robinson. Hiawayi Robinson, 8, went missing from her home in Prichard on Tuesday, Sept.

    Comment?

  7. Still no arrests in Hiawayi Robinson case, Mobile County DA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Members of the media and the community gathered outside Mobile County Metro Jail amid rumors that arrests were impending in the homicide case of Hiawayi Robinson. The 8-year-old's body was found behind and abandoned building on Sept.

    Comment?

  8. Parents' group urges Mobile County school board to revisit uniform policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Alabama Live

    MOBILE, Alabama -- A group of parents is continuing a social media campaign to encourage Mobile County school system officials to revisit the system's uniform policy. The campaign has a Facebook page, "No More Uniforms in Mobile County Schools!," and a petition on change.org that requests a dress code instead of the uniform policy.

    Comment?

  9. School bus drivers from Whistler site arrive in the one Hiawayi rode, Bus 14-78Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Alabama Live

    PRICHARD, Alabama -- A group of more than 20 Mobile County Public School System bus drivers arrived at the Sunlight District Auditorium in Prichard Saturday riding Bus 14-78, the bus that transported Hiawayi Robinson to and from Collins-Rhodes Elementary School . Decorating the nose of the bus and exterior rear-view mirrors were black and leopard print bows.

    Comment?

  10. Drug take back program held todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | WALA

    ... ff departments throughout the Gulf Coast area. Also, there will be a 24 Hour Drug Take Back BOX located at the Mobile County Sheriff Office South Side Office located in Theodore, Alabama.

    Comment?

  11. Choose the Coastal Alabama Game of the Week for Oct. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... to health. Jackson (3-2, 2-1) is coming off a Thursday night loss to Demopolis. It is the second trip to Mobile County this season for the Aggies, who lost to No. 1 St. Paul's in Week 4. UMS-Wright at Thomasville This is the biggest game of the year ...

    Comment?

  12. Mobile man accused of shooting his ex-girlfriend, critically wounding herRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... domestic violence and discharging a gun into an occupied vehicle on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. (Courtesy of the Mobile County Sheriff's Office) MOBILE, Alabama -- A woman remained hospitalized in critical condition on Friday, hours after she was shot ...

    Comment?

  13. 1st Annual Boobstock Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | WALA

    ... the American Cancer Society for research, treatments, patient lodging, and awareness. Representatives from The Mobile County Department of Public Health will be providing free breast exams and signing women up for free mammograms. There will be a ...

    Comment?

  14. Drug testing and education program expanded in Mobile County schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... with Occupational Health Clinic; Virginia Guy, executive director of the Drug Education Council; Martha Peek, Mobile County schools superintendent; Mobile Sheriff Sam Cochran; and Sandi Forbus, executive director of Mobile United. (Sally Pearsall ...

    Comment?

  15. Old Shell Road School damage surprises neighbors, school superintendent and historic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... as an apartment complex. "I don't think anyone had any intent to do harm," Martha Peek, superintendent at the Mobile County Public School System, said Thursday. "But my main focus was to say, 'Whoa, stop.' We do want to be very cognizant of what's ...

    Comment?

  16. Mobile County Personnel Board declines per-hour raiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The original plan will go into effect, which is a 2.5 percent increase in October followed by an additional 2.5 percent increase in April. The first 2.5 percent increase will show up in bank accounts the first full pay-period, which is Oct. 11.

    Comment?

  17. In the School Zone: Orange Beach says no to city-run system; Spring Hill College seeks new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Welcome to the School Zone column, which is published every Thursday. My goal is to provide a snapshot of what's happening in the schools in Mobile and Baldwin counties.

    Comment?

  18. Prancing Elites bound for new reality show on Oxygen cable channelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Mobile's Prancing Elites dance team has had some brushes with fame, but could be stepping up to a whole new level soon as the subject of its own reality TV show on the Oxygen cable channel. According to a report published Wednesday by The Hollywood Reporter, Oxygen has announced that it plans to pick up five new reality shows, including one tentatively titled "The Prancing Elite Project."

    Comment?

  19. Trees planted to memorialize Hiawayi Robinson and Tyquan Thomas, Collins-Rhodes studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... were chosen for their strength and flowers. "I think all of us are searching for ways to comfort the family," Mobile County Public School System superintendent Martha Peek said. "Planting is very appropriate, because the trees will grow and blossom, ...

    Comment?

  20. 'There is a birthday party, but it's in heaven': Hiawayi Robinson remembered on her 9th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Voice and Sing." A pair of clarinet players performed "Amazing Grace." "Robinson family, we love you," said Mobile County School Board Member Robert Battles, who said he was a friend of the family. "Hiawayi's life brought light for a lot of ...

    Comment?