Woman charged with Murder in Lanett shooting death

LANETT, Ala. (WRBL) – Lanett police have arrested a woman in a weekend shooting death and charged her with Murder. “Saturday morning, July 24th, Lanett Police and Fire/EMS were dispatched to the 1400 Block of South 7th Street in Lanett, AL about a gunshot victim. The black male victim was determined to be deceased,” said Chief Johnny Wood.
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Domestic violence suspect injured following standoff with Auburn police

AUBURN, Ala. (WTVM) - The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) is investigating a domestic violence situation that ended with a police standoff in Auburn. Around 7 p.m. Sunday, officers with the Auburn Police Division were dispatched to a home in the 2100 block of Wedgewood Court in the Camden Bridge subdivision.
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Family escapes from second story window during Auburn police standoff

AUBURN, Ala. (WRBL) – Family members escape a dangerous situation by climbing out a second story window during a police stand-off with a man who barricaded himself inside the home after firing upon police. On Sunday, July 25, 2021, at approximately 7:00 PM, officers from the Auburn Police Division responded...
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Jail in Columbus will no longer hold people for some crimes

COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — The county jail in Columbus will no longer hold suspects charged with low-level misdemeanors, including shop lifting and driving without a license. The Ledger-Enquirer newspaper reports that the change in policy at the Muscogee County Jail will bring it in line with other places that summon people to court for minor offenses rather than putting them in jail.
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Suspect hospitalized after Camden Ridge standoff with Auburn police

A man is recovering from a gunshot wound in the hospital after he shot at officers with the Auburn Police Division on Sunday evening, Auburn police said. Officers responded to the 2100 block of Wedgewood Court in Camden Ridge at about 7 p.m. Sunday in reference to a domestic incident where they encountered the suspect armed with a handgun, according to police.
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Dadeville Man Killed in Crash of All-Terrain Vehicle

LAFAYETTE, Ala. (AP) — A Dadeville man has died in the crash of an all-terrain vehicle. William Claybrook, 22, was killed Friday in Tallapoosa County, reported. He was driving the ATV about 13 miles (21 kilometers) west of Lafayette when it left the road and crashed into an embankment, authorities said.

Shots fired on Howe Avenue, no injuries have been reported

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) – This evening police responded to reported shots fired on Howe Avenue around the area of Oakland Park. According to Columbus Police Department, shell casings were found at the scene but no one was reported injured. All parties fled the scene before police arrived.
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Overturned vehicle on Lee Road 117, victim airlifted

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) – Around 2:45 p.m. CST, a single car accident occurred on Lee Road 117. According to Sheriff Jay Jones, the driver was the only occupant and suffered head trauma. At this time, the severity of injuries is unknown. Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene before...

Charlotte Morris selected as newest president at Tuskegee University

TUSKEGEE, Ala. (WIAT) — Tuskegee University has announced that interim President Charlotte Morris has been selected as the school’s ninth president. According to a statement released Monday, the Tuskegee University Board of Trustees sought the input from different people before voting to confirm Morris, who will be the second woman to serve as president of Tuskegee University following Lily McNair, her predecessor who served as president from 2018 to June 30.
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Auburn football: 2 SEC additions from Big Ten that make more sense than OSU/UM

Strange things are happening in the world of college football. And Auburn football has been in the middle of it. As one of the Avengers that is tasked with trying to take down CFB Thanos (Alabama), the Tigers are part of an SEC fraternity that has produced the most champions since the inception of the College Football Playoff, and beyond that, since the turn of the century as well.
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Auburn football: 2 more ACC programs SEC could consider poaching

The SEC is making a power play right now that has never been seen in the history of college football. There have been mergers, but there have never been rumors of poaching the top schools (and Michigan) from every conference Power 5 conference besides the Pac-12 like there is right now. Clemson, Michigan, Ohio State, Florida State, Texas, and Oklahoma all joining the Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Auburn football programs could mean the end of the Power 5 structure as we know it.
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Vols make list of favorites for Top247 DL with ties to Knoxville

Tennessee is one of the top teams in the running for a highly ranked defensive-line target. Four-star Class of 2023 defensive lineman Tomarrion Parker of Central High School in Phenix City, Ala., announced his top seven college choices Sunday afternoon in a post on his Twitter account, revealing that the Vols are among his current favorites.