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South Ga. communities mourn deaths of two students
CUTHBERT, Ga. and EDISON, Ga. (WALB) - Two close-knit South Georgia communities are mourning the death of two students in separate incidents. Pataula Charter Academy sophomore student Jacqueline Terwilliger, who was honored on the school’s Facebook page, passed away on Tuesday. She was involved in an ATV accident on Sunday.
Tipping the scales of justice over 70 years later: Lena Baker’s story still being told
CUTHBERT, Ga. (WALB) - A pardoning decades in the making. The story of Lena Baker, the only woman put to death by an electric chair in the state of Georgia, is still being set straight in the small town of Cuthbert. “It was sort of the best-kept secret in Cuthbert,”...
🚧 Update: Lane Closures Scheduled for Road Improvements in Abbeville, AL
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Alabama. Local authorities have announced planned roadway improvements that will affect traffic through 399 East Washington Street in Abbeville, AL. Motorists are advised that there will be alternate lane closures in effect during this period. Commuters are requested to exercise caution when traveling through the impacted area and to allocate extra travel time to accommodate for potential delays. The updates aim to enhance the overall infrastructure and safety of the city's transportation system. The exact timing of the improvements and the expected duration of the lane closures have not been specified. Residents and visitors alike should stay alert for further communications from the transportation agencies regarding this development.
Lake Seminole Team Series Saturday, March 2, 2024
Athens, AL, February 27, 2024 – The American Bass Anglers (ABA) gears up for the second event of the South Alabama/Georgia Team Series on the famed Lake Seminole. The event will launch out of Big Jim’s Marina on Saturday, March 2, 2024. Alabama/Georgia South will concentrate their events...
The coldest February in Stewart County history—and the warmest
Stacker compiled a list of the warmest and coldest Februaries in each county's history using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information.
Jazz legend Fletcher Henderson’s Cuthbert home to be transformed into a museum
CUTHBERT, Ga. (WALB) - People in Cuthbert are working to restore the childhood home of jazz legend Fletcher Henderson. Even though it was designated as a historical site in 1982, the home sat in disrepair until the current owners decided to transform it into a museum. Fletcher was born in...
Blue Springs VFD holds candidate bean lunch ahead of March 5 election
Blue Springs Volunteer Fire Department in Phil Campbell held a candidate bean lunch Saturday. The event kicked off with the meal, followed by a cake auction to raise funds for the fire department and then candidates had the opportunity to speak for up to five minutes each. The primaries take...
Two Georgia men lead police on chase
Two Georgia men were arrested in the wee hours of Tuesday morning with a large amount of methamphetamine on Beech Creek. Cedric Shropshire, 47, of Calhoun, Georgia, and Kendall Boynton, 30, of Dalton, Georgia, are lodged in the Clay County Detention Center. Around 2 a.m., Clay County Sheriff’s Deputy Wes...
Exploring Eufaula's Mexican Cuisine: 4 Restaurants to Satiate Your Cravings
In this article, we're exploring four delightful Mexican restaurants in Eufaula. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? If yes, we would love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below:
Eufaula, February 27 High School ⚽ Game Notice
The Russell County High School soccer team will have a game with Eufaula High School on February 27, 2024, 18:15:00 CST. Building the Complete Soccer Athlete: Train Like a Pro!.
Holy Trinity’s Jackameit throws first no-hitter in school history
It’s one thing to throw a no-hitter. To throw the first no-hitter in school history, well, that just makes it extra special. And that’s just what Monday night was for Holy Trinity junior right-hander Devon Jackameit. Extra special. “It feels great,” Jackameit said on Tuesday. “I didn’t really...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.07 and $3.17 in Eufaula as of 2024-02-24. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.282 , according to AAA.
Update: Fire warning for Central Alabama until Saturday evening
An updated red flag warning was issued by the National Weather Service on Saturday at 12:06 p.m. in effect until 7 p.m. for Calhoun, Cleburne, Pickens, Tuscaloosa, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, Talladega, Clay, Randolph, Sumter, Greene, Hale, Perry, Bibb, Chilton, Coosa, Tallapoosa, Chambers, Marengo, Dallas, Autauga, Lowndes, Elmore, Montgomery, Macon, Bullock, Lee, Russell, Pike and Barbour counties.
Wrastlin’s in my DNA
My grandparents had the first television set in my young world. But the first television set I saw was in the window of the Western Auto store in Eufaula. Aunt Eleanor took me see the moving picture in a box but it looked like radio static to me. But, sometime...
Alabama Girls High School Basketball: How to Stream the Eufaula High School vs. Gulf Shores High School Game - February 21
On Wednesday, February 21 at 9:00 AM CT, Gulf Shores High School will host Eufaula High School in a matchup between 5A teams. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Eufaula vs. Gulf Shores Game Information.
South Regional girls: No. 5 Gulf Shores turns up defense in 2nd half, downs Eufaula
The Gulf Shores seniors took a little extra time in the lockerroom during halftime of Wednesday’s Class 5A South Regional girls championship. The fifth-ranked Dolphins trailed Eufaula 30-21 at that point. “We were all in agreement about how we didn’t want that to be our last game,” point guard...