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Al.com
Inmate confession solves 1978 Alabama murder mysterymeant justice denied, but a jailhouse confession changed everything a few month
Inmate confession solves 1978 Alabama murder mystery
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
meant justice denied, but a jailhouse confession changed everything a few months ago. It all started on Jan. 3, 1978 in Florala. Thirty-eight years later, Charlie Smith remembers that horrible phone call from his sister like it was... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Family: Inmate confession ends doubt over 1978 slayingEXCHANGE FOR ALABAMA **In this undated photo, Charlie Smith poses for a photo i
Family: Inmate confession ends doubt over 1978 slaying
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
EXCHANGE FOR ALABAMA **In this undated photo, Charlie Smith poses for a photo in Florala, Ala. Smith's father Ed Smith was shot to death at his gas station in Florala in 1978 and a state inmate has confessed to the murder. (Bryan Henry/WSFA-TV via... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Cold case unit solves Covington County murder after 38 yearsmeant justice denied, but a jailhouse confession changed everything a few month
Cold case unit solves Covington County murder after 38 years
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
meant justice denied, but a jailhouse confession changed everything a few months ago. It all started on Jan. 3, 1978 in Florala, AL. Thirty-eight years later, Charlie Smith remembers that horrible phone call from his sister like it was... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Cold case unit solves Covington County murder after 38 yearsmeant justice denied, but a jailhouse confession changed everything a few month
Cold case unit solves Covington County murder after 38 years
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 7 days ago
meant justice denied, but a jailhouse confession changed everything a few months ago. It all started on Jan. 3, 1978 in Florala, AL. Thirty-eight years later, Charlie Smith remembers that horrible phone call from his sister like it was... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
‘Hutch’ retires from DA’s officeencouraged young officers who face the unknown every time they go to work to fo
‘Hutch’ retires from DA’s office
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 26 days ago
encouraged young officers who face the unknown every time they go to work to follow that example. Hutcheson worked for the Florala Police Department for two years before joining the Andalusia Police Department. When he ended his 12 years there to... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Local pharmacist: Medicaid cuts worse for rural Alabamais for Walmart to be the exclusive provider of pharmacy services in Alabama,” D
Local pharmacist: Medicaid cuts worse for rural Alabama
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 28 days ago
is for Walmart to be the exclusive provider of pharmacy services in Alabama,” Darby said. “All these people from Opp, Florala would have to come to Andalusia to get a prescription filled. We’re already dealing with poorest of the poor, and you... Read more
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Al.com
Could Alabama voters recall Gov. Robert Bentley?when Talladega was dry. The state Supreme Court impeached Brewer. Then Atty. G
Could Alabama voters recall Gov. Robert Bentley?
Al.com / Posted a month ago
when Talladega was dry. The state Supreme Court impeached Brewer. Then Atty. Gen. Don Siegelman prosecuted the mayor of Florala, H.T. Mathis, in 1988 for practicing witchcraft by sprinkling voodoo powder on the door of the police chief's office... Read more

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