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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Florence man accused of trying to burn house he was staying indamage. No one was injured. Vaughn was arrested and charged with first-degree
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 days ago
damage. No one was injured. Vaughn was arrested and charged with first-degree arson and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was booked into the Lauderdale County Detention Center on a $55,500 bond. Police say the case is still under investigat... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Florence man accused of trying to burn house he was staying indamage. No one was injured. Vaughn was arrested and charged with first-degree
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
damage. No one was injured. Vaughn was arrested and charged with first-degree arson and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was booked into the Lauderdale County Detention Center on a $55,500 bond. Police say the case is still under investigat... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Shoals native among top 11 contestants on 'The Voice'been extremely supportive of what I'm doing," Marlow told WAFF 48 News before M
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 days ago
been extremely supportive of what I'm doing," Marlow told WAFF 48 News before Monday's show. He said his childhood in Lauderdale County growing up as the preacher’s son helped shaped him as a musician. READ MORE: Shoals native moves forward... Read more
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Al.com
65-old man accused of trying to burn friend's house in Florencemajor damage occurring to the house and anyone getting injured," Cobb said in a
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
major damage occurring to the house and anyone getting injured," Cobb said in a news release. Vaughn was taken to the Lauderdale County Detention Center on charges of first-degree arson and one misdemeanor. Bail is set at $55,500. Police... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama police chief suspended for making 'sarcastic' sex abuse statements on Facebookcontacted Hammond Friday. Hammond has been working in law enforcement for over
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
contacted Hammond Friday. Hammond has been working in law enforcement for over two decades. His career at Killen began in 1998, according to the police department's website. Killen is a northwest Alabama town of about 1,000 in Lauderdale... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Gov. Bryant Appoints Lisa Howell Lauderdale County Court JudgeGov. Phil Bryant has appointed Lisa Howell Lauderdale County Court judge. Howe
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Gov. Phil Bryant has appointed Lisa Howell Lauderdale County Court judge. Howell replaces Judge Frank M. Coleman, who retired. Howell joins Judge Veldore Young Graham on the county court bench. Howell’s post will appear on the ballot in November... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
3 on the Road: Dunns FallsLAUDERDALE COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The waterfall at Dunn’s Falls n
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 7 days ago
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The waterfall at Dunn’s Falls near Meridian is not a natural fall. It was created before the Civil War by John Dunn from a nearby creek to form a pond at the top of the bluff to supply the water needed... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
3 on the Road: Dunns FallsLAUDERDALE COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The waterfall at Dunn’s Falls n
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 days ago
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The waterfall at Dunn’s Falls near Meridian is not a natural fall. It was created before the Civil War by John Dunn from a nearby creek to form a pond at the top of the bluff to supply the water needed... Read more
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Al.com
Small-town Alabama police chief posts 'sarcastic' sexual abuse statements about Doug Jonesat Killen began in 1998, according to the police department's website. Killen i
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
at Killen began in 1998, according to the police department's website. Killen is a northwest Alabama town of about 1,000 in Lauderdale County. "My concern is, how many people -- women or men -- who have come forward about sexual assault have not... Read more
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Al.com
Worker dies after being hit by bull dozer at Florence construction sitepolice Sgt. Greg Cobb. Police, fire and emergency medical workers were called t
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
police Sgt. Greg Cobb. Police, fire and emergency medical workers were called to the scene just before noon. Florence is in Lauderdale County. The victim pronounced dead at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital. His identity hasn't been released, pending... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Work begins on Florence-Lauderdale Animal Services CenterDirt is moving in Florence to build the new animal shelter. Homeless dogs and c
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 9 days ago
Dirt is moving in Florence to build the new animal shelter. Homeless dogs and cats in Lauderdale County will have a new place to go to help them find a forever home. "This is an exciting day. We've been waiting for this for a long time," said... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Work begins on Florence-Lauderdale Animal Services CenterDirt is moving in Florence to build the new animal shelter. Homeless dogs and c
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 9 days ago
Dirt is moving in Florence to build the new animal shelter. Homeless dogs and cats in Lauderdale County will have a new place to go to help them find a forever home. "This is an exciting day. We've been waiting for this for a long time," said... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
First-Round of high school football playoffs scores roll inCounty (10-1) 42, North Sand Mountain (8-3) 6 Colbert Heights (10-1) 28, Locus
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 15 days ago
County (10-1) 42, North Sand Mountain (8-3) 6 Colbert Heights (10-1) 28, Locust Fork (4-7) 0 J.B. Pennington (9-2) 33, Lauderdale County (6-5) 7 CLASS 4A Fayette County (9-2) 21, West Limestone (4-7) 12 CLASS 5A Demopolis (9-2) 21, Williamson... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Tennessee Tourism Round Up: The Start Of The Holidays17 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Nov. 18 at The Factory at Franklin. Ripley – Get a
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
17 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Nov. 18 at The Factory at Franklin. Ripley – Get a head start on holiday shopping with the Lauderdale County Christmas Open House which features local boutiques and their holiday selections along with special menu... Read more
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Al.com
21-old nursing home worker accused of sodomizing elderly person in Florencecharges of first-degree sodomy and second-degree elder abuse, Florence police s
Al.com / Posted 16 days ago
charges of first-degree sodomy and second-degree elder abuse, Florence police said in a news release. Reeves is held in the Lauderdale County Detention Center with bail set at $60,000. Reeves, a CNA at Mitchell-Hollingsworth Nursing and... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Authorities investigating deputy-involved shooting in Elginaround 3 o'clock. Florence police say it all started during a car chase after
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 16 days ago
around 3 o'clock. Florence police say it all started during a car chase after a series of overnight burglaries. The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office said a deputy was involved in the shooting that injured a suspect in a series of overnight... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Authorities investigating deputy-involved shooting in Elginaround 3 o'clock. Florence police say it all started during a car chase after
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 16 days ago
around 3 o'clock. Florence police say it all started during a car chase after a series of overnight burglaries. The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office said a deputy was involved in the shooting that injured a suspect in a series of overnight... Read more
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Al.com
Deputy shoots man near Elgin; suspect rammed patrol car and nearly hit lawman, sheriff saysA Lauderdale County deputy shot a suspect who rammed a patrol vehicle and appar
Al.com / Posted 16 days ago
A Lauderdale County deputy shot a suspect who rammed a patrol vehicle and apparently attempted to run over a lawman early this morning, the sheriff said. The suspect, who suffered a gunshot wound to the shoulder, was treated and released from the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Suspect dead, Meridian police officer shot in late night shootoutLauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler confirms one person was killed during
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 19 days ago
Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler confirms one person was killed during a shooting incident involving a Meridian Police Officer. It happened around 1:45 a.m. on Poplar Springs Drive near 36th Street. Captain John Griffith says the Meridian... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Suspect dead, Meridian police officer shot in late night shootoutLauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler confirms one person was killed during
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 19 days ago
Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler confirms one person was killed during a shooting incident involving a Meridian Police Officer. It happened around 1:45 a.m. on Poplar Springs Drive near 36th Street. Captain John Griffith says the Meridian... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MBI issues Silver Alert for missing Meridian womanplate A8764. Family members say she suffers from a medical condition that may
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 days ago
plate A8764. Family members say she suffers from a medical condition that may impair her judgement. If anyone has information regarding the whereabouts of Betty Burnside Boutwell contact the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department at 601-486... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Silver Alert issued for woman last seen at Island View Casinoblue eyes. Strain said she may be driving a black 2011 Ford Taurus. Boutwell w
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 days ago
blue eyes. Strain said she may be driving a black 2011 Ford Taurus. Boutwell was last seen at the casino around 11 p.m. on Oct. 25. If you have any information on her whereabouts, please call the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s department at 601-486-4... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
MBI issues Silver Alert for missing Meridian womanplate A8764. Family members say she suffers from a medical condition that may
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 days ago
plate A8764. Family members say she suffers from a medical condition that may impair her judgement. If anyone has information regarding the whereabouts of Betty Burnside Boutwell contact the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department at 601-486... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Family-friendly Halloween eventsface painting and candy for children 12 years old and under. Admission is $5 p
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 24 days ago
face painting and candy for children 12 years old and under. Admission is $5 per person and starts at 6:30 p.m. The Lauderdale County Litter Committee and Ripley Downtown Development will be hosting the Square Crow Festival. The Square Crows... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Authorities investigating claim Ripley officer called man racial slur, threatened to kill himRIPLEY, Tenn. — The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department confirmed Wednesday
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 30 days ago
RIPLEY, Tenn. — The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department confirmed Wednesday it’s investigating a claim that a Ripley police officer called a man the N-word and threatened to kill him. Rodney Mitchell Jr. claims the uniformed officer approached... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Attorney collapses, dies during closing arguments in murder trialshe collapsed Thursday while delivering closing arguments in a murder trial. J
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 1 months ago
she collapsed Thursday while delivering closing arguments in a murder trial. Jean Darby, a well-known defense attorney in Lauderdale County, died Saturday at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital, according to the Times-Daily in Florence. She was 64... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Defense attorney collapses, dies during closing arguments in murder trialshe collapsed Thursday while delivering closing arguments in a murder trial. J
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
she collapsed Thursday while delivering closing arguments in a murder trial. Jean Darby, a well-known defense attorney in Lauderdale County, died Saturday at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital, according to the Times-Daily in Florence. She was 64... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Defense attorney collapses, dies during closing arguments in murder trialshe collapsed Thursday while delivering closing arguments in a murder trial. J
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 1 months ago
she collapsed Thursday while delivering closing arguments in a murder trial. Jean Darby, a well-known defense attorney in Lauderdale County, died Saturday at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital, according to the Times-Daily in Florence. She was 64... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Solar companies considering Golden Triangleto a facilities portfolio on its website, the company has 32 major solar power
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
to a facilities portfolio on its website, the company has 32 major solar power generation facilities, including one in Lauderdale County, Alabama, that generates 75 megawatts of power. E.ON's solar headquarters are located in San Francisco.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Defense attorney collapses, dies during closing arguments in murder trialshe collapsed Thursday while delivering closing arguments in a murder trial. J
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
she collapsed Thursday while delivering closing arguments in a murder trial. Jean Darby, a well-known defense attorney in Lauderdale County, died Saturday at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital, according to the Times-Daily in Florence. She was 64... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Defense attorney collapses, dies during closing arguments in murder trialshe collapsed Thursday while delivering closing arguments in a murder trial. J
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
she collapsed Thursday while delivering closing arguments in a murder trial. Jean Darby, a well-known defense attorney in Lauderdale County, died Saturday at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital, according to the Times-Daily in Florence. She was 64... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Friday's ScoresAcademy 14 Clay-Chalkville 45, Minor 14 Clements 17, East Lawrence 0 Colbert
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
Academy 14 Clay-Chalkville 45, Minor 14 Clements 17, East Lawrence 0 Colbert County 42, Lexington 7 Colbert Heights 28, Lauderdale County 13 Coosa Christian 33, Gaylesville 6 Cordova 34, Hamilton 28 Daleville 12, Straughn 7 Davidson 28,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Illness stemming from Shoals catered event under investigationThe Colbert and Lauderdale County health departments, in conjunction with the A
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 1 months ago
The Colbert and Lauderdale County health departments, in conjunction with the Alabama Department of Public Health, are investigating a gastrointestinal illness of people who got sick at a catered event hosted by North American Lighting, Inc. in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi school districts receive new ratingsCounty: B Tishomingo County: B South Tippah: B George County: B Houston: C
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
County: B Tishomingo County: B South Tippah: B George County: B Houston: C Jones County: B Pascagoula-Gautier: B Lauderdale County: B Coahoma Agricultural: B Kosciusko: B Forrest County: B Pontotoc County: B Benton County: C Hancock... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Man's conviction upheld in DUI crash that killed 14-oldkilled a teenager in another vehicle. Mitchell James Roberts of Collinsville w
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
killed a teenager in another vehicle. Mitchell James Roberts of Collinsville was convicted of aggravated DUI in 2016 in Lauderdale County. He is serving an 18-year prison sentence. The victim, 14-year-old Arnold Jamarcus Altman Jr., was killed... Read more

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