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Mobile City Council member arrested for public intoxication

Mobile City Council member Ben Reynolds was taken to Baldwin County Jail on Sunday after an arrest for public intoxication. Alabama State Troopers arrested Reynolds, 37, and booked him at 9:34 a.m. Sunday with a $100 bond, according to jail records. He was released at 11:32 a.m. Reynolds represents Mobile’s...
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Sheriff’s office says deadly Mt. Vernon shooting a case of ‘justifiable homicide’

MT. VERNON, Ala. (WALA) - The Mobile County Sheriff’s Office said a deadly shooting in Mt. Vernon was a case of justifiable homicide. Investigators were called to Singleton Road early Sunday morning after getting a call about the shooting. Deputies said they learned it all started with a man aiming a gun at a woman. Another man then pulled his gun and fired, killing the man who was pointing at the woman.

Woman stabbed picking up child from Theodore home: Mobile Police

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Mobile Police are investigating after a woman was stabbed early Saturday morning at home in Theodore. According to Mobile Police, the suspect contacted the victim asking her to pick up her son from a home in the 6900 block of Cary Hamilton Road in Theodore at about 12:30 Saturday morning. “When […]

More storms expected for your Fourth of July

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – Showers and storms are possible tomorrow and into the rest of the work week as moisture continues to funnel into the Gulf Coast. Most of the rain has cleared from the area, but a couple of downpours are still possible during the evening hours. Rain chances will drop overnight, but it will remain humid with temperatures falling only into the mid-70’s. Heading out the door tomorrow morning, you will definitely notice humidity keeping those temperatures warm, and we will warm throughout the day into the upper-80’s and low-90’s. Some spots may be warmer than others depending on which places get rainfall. Tomorrow brings a 60 percent chance of scattered showers and storms that will mainly move through the area in the afternoon and evening hours. Be sure to have some rain gear if you plan to celebrate the holiday outdoors tomorrow! The rain should clear by the later evening hours leaving just some cloud cover for shooting fireworks.

Shooting Saturday morning, seventh since June 27: Mobile Police

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — The Mobile Police Department responded to a “shots fired” scene early Saturday morning, marking the seventh similar situation since Monday, June 27. At around 2:19 a.m. Saturday, July 2, officers responded to the 5900 block of Westhaven Drive after a report of gunshots, according to a release from the MPD. Police […]

Mobilians continue to protest Roe v Wade decision

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — A “Bans Off Our Bodies” rally took place on Saturday at Bienville Square. Protestors included Fight for Reproductive Rights organizer Gabrielle Ballard. She said she wanted to make their voices heard. “We just want to be able to make choices for our bodies,” said Ballard. “So we want to educate people and […]

Faith Time: Being the new pastor in Church

PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — Some ministers have been around for a long time, others are just getting their start. We talk with Jeff Gardner, the new pastor at Daphne Baptist Church about the best way to start in a new church. Guest: We need to start small, do it...

MPD: Woman wounded in knife attack

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Mobile police are investigating a knife attack that wounded a woman early Saturday morning. According to police, the 30-year-old female suspect contacted the 30-year-old victim around 12:20 a.m. asking her to pick up her son from a home in the 6900 block of Cary Hamilton Road. When the victim arrived, the suspect attacked the victim with a kitchen knife, police said.

TRACKING THE TROPICS: Bonnie, Colin, and a Disturbance in the Caribbean

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – As we begin the month of July, the tropics remain active as two tropical storms and one development in the Caribbean. Tropical Storm Bonnie made landfall late last night, and it is now moving over portions of Nicaragua and Costa Rica where heavy rainfall and gusty winds are impacting the area. Bonnie is expected to move into the Pacific where it will be renamed and is expected to strengthen again. This storm still has no threat to the Gulf Coast.

Good chance of storms again Sunday…

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Hi, this is FOX10 News Meteorologist Matt Barrentine. Sultry, damp, and very steamy. Conditions will stay steady as we continue through the holiday weekend. Our Sunday will bring a number of showers and storms bubbling up through the day. At times these showers will be heavy with lots of lightning. When rain isn’t falling, it will be overcast and damp. Highs will be in the upper 80s.

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...