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New TikTok trend leaves a bad impression on Gulf Coast beaches

MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) — A new TikTok trend is threatening wildlife and leaving a bad impression on beachgoers along the Gulf Coast; The challenge is to see how deep you can dig a hole along the shore. Holes up to five feet deep and four feet wide are becoming...
MOBILE, AL
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Bond denied for 3 of 4 suspects arrested in killing of 14-year-old boy

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Three of four suspects involved in the shooting death of the February shooting death of a teenage boy in Mobile were granted no bond at their hearings Friday. The suspects are being charged for the murder of 14-year-old Daniel Blackmon, who was shot and killed Feb....
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Mississippi crash claims the life of Wilmer resident

JACKSON COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - The life of one woman was taken in a car crash Thursday morning. Carrie Gwen Drounette, who is 47 and from Wilmer, AL, received fatal injuries from the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene. Drounette was traveling west on Highway 614 when her...
WILMER, AL

1 of 6 suspects in Cheshire deadly shooting granted bond

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Four of the six suspects involved in the Cheshire shooting that killed 14-year-old Daniel Blackmon, appeared in court Friday, July 1 for a bond hearing. Three of the four suspects charged with murder were denied bond: Sidney Collins, Kentrell Freeman and Kelvin Estell. All were denied bond. Ryan Kidd, also charged […]
MOBILE, AL
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Moss Point, MS – Carrie Drounette Dies in Head-On Collision on MS-613

It was reported that 47-year-old Carrie Gwen Drounette of Wilmer Alabama was headed westbound on the highway in a motor vehicle. Drounette crashed into an eastbound car driven by 44-year-old Michael Urban. Drounette suffered fatal injuries and was later pronounced dead. No additional information has been provided. An ongoing investigation...
MOSS POINT, MS
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ADEM finds Prichard Water and Sewer in violation

PRICHARD, Ala. (WPMI) — As of 5:01 p.m. on Friday, July 1, the Prichard Water Works and Sewer Board has not found someone to fill it's sewer plant operator position, which puts the utility in violation by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management. A board member confirmed that information...
PRICHARD, AL
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Alabama woman dies in morning crash in Jackson County

An Alabama woman died Thursday in a two-vehicle crash in Jackson County, Mississippi Highway Patrol reports. About 7:30 a.m., troopers responded to a call about a fatal crash on Highway 614. A 2009 Chevy HHR driven by 47-year-old Carrie Gwen Drounette of Wilmer, Alabama, was traveling west on Highway 614...
JACKSON COUNTY, MS
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News Briefs: Ocean Springs chamber director added to state board

OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi -- Cynthia Sutton, Executive Director of the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce/Main Street, has been named to the Mississippi Main Street Association’s Board of Directors, representing District 1. Sutton will serve as one of three district representatives, alongside Senatobia’s Jamie Sowell of District 2, and Booneville’s...
OCEAN SPRINGS, MS
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Homicides up by 1 in Mobile as 2022 reaches midway mark

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - The city hit a decade-long high in homicides last years, and the bloody pace continued to the halfway mark of 2022. But Mobile Police Chief Paul Prine told FOX10 News that the city is making progress, evidenced by a 3 percent decline in the overall violent crime rate compared with the first six months of last year.
MOBILE, AL
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The Grand Bay Watermelon Festival is coming up this Sunday and Monday and Things To Do With Theo, brought to you by Mountain Dew is here to tell you all about it

The 48th annual Grand Bay Watermelon Festival is coming up this Sunday and Monday at the Odd Fellows Festival Park from 3-7pm on Sunday and 10am-6pm on Monday, all being capped off by Fireworks in celebration of the birth of our nation! There will be all types of entertainment for the entire family to enjoy as well, with food trucks and of course watermelon! So make sure you come on out to the Grand Bay Watermelon Festival!
GRAND BAY, AL

2 more shootings Wednesday night, sixth since June 27: Mobile police

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — The Mobile Police Department responded to two more “shots fired” scenes Wednesday night, marking the sixth similar situation since Monday, June 27. At around 5:25 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, officers responded to Texas Street and Jefferson Street after receiving a “shots fire” call, according to a department news release. Officers found […]
MOBILE, AL
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