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Sights and sounds from Auburn preseason camp

Auburn returned to practice for Day 4 of fall camp on Tuesday, with an open period for reporters to watch and record practice videos, along with a press conference with head coach Bryan Harsin and players Luke Deal and Donovan Kaufman. Photos and videos from Auburn's practice:. Ze'Vian Capers runs...
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Memphis transfer impressive early in Auburn's camp

AUBURN, Alabama—Listed at 6-2, 281 pounds, Memphis transfer Morris Joseph. would be considered a big defensive lineman 20 years ago, but nowadays with defensive tackles regularly two inches taller and 20 pounds heavier you don’t see many guys his size playing in the Southeastern Conference in this era of college football.
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Woman Facing Meth Charges Arrested While Wearing Walter White Shirt

An Alabama woman facing methamphetamine charges was wearing an overly appropriate shirt when she was arrested for failing to appear in court on her drug charges. 50-year-old Misty Mays was arrested in February for meth possession and drug paraphernalia (for the pipe she had used to smoke said methamphetamine). She was busted following an 11:30pm traffic stop in Wetumpka - a city north of Montgomery, Alabama by about 20 miles. A search of her vehicle turned up the drugs and pipe.

Do You Know this Woman? Millbrook Police investigating Fraudulent use of a Credit Card; Reward offered

The Millbrook Police Department is investigating Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card and seeks the public’s help in identifying the suspect. Millbrook Investigators released photos of an unknown suspect wanted for Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card. The Millbrook Police Department is requesting assistance in identifying the shown subject in reference to a Fraudulent Use of a Debit Card investigation that occurred in the 3300 Block of Main Street on 7/24/2022 and 2200 Block of Cobbs Ford Road on 7/25/2022.

PHOTOS: Millbrook Police Seeking Suspects in Walmart Theft

Millbrook police need your help identifying the suspects accused of a felony theft at a Walmart Supercenter. Investigators have released photos of two unknown suspects. On Friday, August 5, at approximately 6:38 p.m., an unknown male and female entered the Walmart Supercenter on Kelley Blvd. in Millbrook. Police say they took $1,561.08 worth of merchandise.

In His Own Words: Harsin on Day 4 of Auburn preseason practices

AUBURN, Alabama — The first full week of Auburn preseason practices is here. The Tigers worked in shells for the first time Tuesday on Day 4 of fall camp. The team's first scrimmage of the preseason is set for Saturday night inside Jordan-Hare Stadium. Here's everything Bryan Harsin said Tuesday during his second meeting with reporters in camp.

Pittsburgh Steelers waive Auburn record-holder

The Pittsburgh Steelers have waived outside linebacker T.D. Moultry, the NFL team announced on Monday. The Auburn alumnus was waived with an injury designation, but Pittsburgh did not disclose the nature of the injury. Because of that tag, Moultry will revert to the Steelers’ injured reserve if he is not claimed by another NFL team by 3 p.m. CDT Tuesday.

First Alert: Scattered rain and storm chances through Friday

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - The active weather pattern looks to continue as we move through the remainder of the work week, with the weather pattern changing a bit as we push into the weekend. Thursday and Friday will stay warm and muggy. Afternoon highs will warm into the upper 80s...

A 'more assertive' Robby Ashford looks to shake up Auburn QB race

AUBURN, Alabama — In spring exit evaluations, Bryan Harsin left all four of Auburn’s scholarship quarterbacks with a “blueprint” for what he wanted to see improved — some small, some more significant — for the start of fall camp in early August. Well, early...

100-acre no-cage, no-kill dog shelter opening in Alabama

Big Dog Ranch Rescue – the largest cage-free, no-kill rescue in the U.S. - is opening a 100-acre facility in Alabama. The ranch will be located at the former home of a greyhound training facility in Shorter in Macon County and will serve as a rescue, rehabilitation, medical and adoption center for dogs across the south.

Pay It Forward: Cheryl Graham of Montgomery

In April of 2018, Cheryl Graham, a former nurse and case manager, decided to start an organization called Amazing Grace Health Ministries, Inc. after seeing a need for senior care. She helps senior citizens by giving out groceries, taking them to the doctor, and helping them with prescriptions. “You know,...

Illegal Immigrant Faces Murder and Kidnapping Charges in Alabama

The alleged kidnapper of a 12-year-old girl in Alabama was a previously deported illegal alien, an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) spokesperson confirmed to the Daily Caller News Foundation Thursday. José Paulino Pascual-Reyes, 37, who was arrested for alleged kidnapping in the first degree about 25 miles from Auburn, Alabama,...

MPS board to consider electric school buses in the future

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Electric school buses could be picking up Montgomery students in the near future. At Tuesday’s board meeting, Montgomery Public Schools officials explained the world is heading in an eco-friendly direction, and they want to get ahead of the curve by limiting kids exposure to diesel fumes.
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PUBLIC NOTICE Notice to Contractors Federal Aid Project No. STPMN-2620(258) ELMORE COUNTY, ALABAMA Sealed bids will be received by the Director of Transportation at the office of the Alabama Department of Transportation, Montgomery, Alabama until 10:00 AM on August 26, 2022 and at that time publicly opened for constructing the Planing, Resurfacing, and Traffic Stripe on Cobbs Ford Road/Alabama River Parkway from the junction of South Edgewood Road East in Millbrook to the junction of Jackson Lake Road. Length 2.827 mi. The total amount of uncompleted work under contract to a contractor must not exceed the amount of his or her qualification certificate. The Entire Project Shall Be Completed In Forty-five (45) Working Days. A 3.00% DBE Contract Obligation Is Required. A Bidding Proposal may be purchased for $5.00. Plans may be purchased for $5.00 per set. Plans and Proposals are available at the Alabama Department of Transportation, 1409 Coliseum Boulevard, Room E-108, Montgomery, AL 36110. Checks should be made payable to the Alabama Department of Transportation. Plans and Proposals will be mailed only upon receipt of remittance. No refunds will be made. Minimum wage rates for this project have been pre-determined by the Secretary of Labor and are set forth in the advertised specifications. This project is subject to the contract work hours and Safety Standards Act and its implementing regulations. Cashier's check or bid bond for 5% of bid (maximum - $50,000.00) made payable to the Alabama Department of Transportation must accompany each bid as evidence of good faith. The bracket range is shown only to provide general financial information to contractors and bonding companies concerning the project's complexity and size. This Bracket should not be used in preparing a bid, nor will this bracket have any bearing on the decision to award this contract. The Bracket Estimate On This Project Is From $1,254,622 To $1,533,427. The proposed work shall be performed in conformity with the rules and regulations for carrying out the Federal Highway Act. Plans and Specifications are on file in Room E-108 of the Alabama Department of Transportation at Montgomery, Alabama 36110. In accordance with the rules and regulations of The Alabama Department of Transportation, proposals will be issued only to prequalified contractors or their authorized representatives, upon requests that are received before 10 AM., on the day previous to the day of opening of bids. The bidder's proposal must be submitted on the complete original proposal furnished him or her by the Alabama Department of Transportation. The Alabama Department of Transportation, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. 2000D TO 2000D-4 and Title 49 code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, Subtitle A, Office of The Secretary, Part 21, nondiscrimination in federally-assisted programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, minority business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin in consideration for an award. The right to reject any or all bids is reserved. JOHN R. COOPER Transportation Director Wetumpka Herald: Aug. 10, 17 and 24, 2022 STPMN-2620(258)

Man Shot and Killed in Montgomery

Montgomery police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead. Police say they went to the 300 block of Chase Street, just off Mt. Meigs Road, around noon today where they found the man, who had suffered a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have...