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Mobile's Finest: Top 4 Seafood Dining Experiences You Can't Miss
In this article, we're going to explore four exceptional seafood restaurants in Mobile. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Woman shot at local motel: Mobile Police
A woman has been taken to the hospital after she was shot at a local motel just after 12 p.m. Monday, News 5 has learned.
Brazen car burglar caught stealing in a midtown neighborhood
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Video showed a brazen burglar breaking into a vehicle in a midtown neighborhood. It happened Sunday night, and Mobile Police need help finding the bandit. “It was shocking to us that it was our house,” said Rosemary Rehm, who lives in the house with her roommates....
Eastbound lanes of Alabama 158 closed after two-truck wreck
A crash involving two tractor-trailer rigs has caused the closure of the eastbound lane of Alabama 158 near Jones Road.
Mobile man sentenced for being a felon in possession of a gun
A Mobile man was sentenced to over four years in prison for being a felon in possession of a gun, according to the United States Attorney's Office.
🚧 Traffic Update: Crash Cleared on I-65 in Mobile, AL
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Alabama. The recent crash that had congested traffic along I-65 in Mobile, Alabama has been cleared from the gore. Local transportation agencies advise drivers to continue to exercise caution when traveling through the area following the clearance of the incident. The successful removal of the obstructions should help restore the regular flow of traffic. Motorists are urged to remain vigilant to ensure the safety of all road users as conditions return to normal. This update aims to inform those who are planning to use this section of the interstate and to anticipate an improved driving experience compared to earlier delays caused by the crash.
Mobile Infirmary, IVF Clinic facing new wrongful death lawsuit
MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) — Facing a deadline to file suit before the Alabama Legislature passes stop gap measures to protect IVF clinics, another family is suing over the deaths of their “embryonic children”. The suit filed Thursday on behalf of a Santa Rosa County, Florida couple, allege...
Former Mobile NFL draft prospect arrested for manslaughter in deadly car crash
A Mobile native and former NFL draft prospect has been arrested for manslaughter nearly a year after he was involved in a deadly crash.
Mobile woman admits to causing her newborn’s death from drug use
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - A woman accused of causing her own newborn’s death by continual drug use during her pregnancy pleaded guilty to a felony charge Thursday. Amanda Danielle Malpas, 36, pleaded guilty to chemical endangerment of a child resulting in death. Mobile County Circuit Judge Michael Windom sentenced her to 20 years in prison, with all but three years suspended, following by five years’ probation.
Mobile man accused of aggravated abuse of toddler
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - A Mobile man is accused of aggravated child abuse of a toddler who had been left in his care, according to the Mobile Police Department. Police arrested 31-year-old Christopher Beard in connection with the alleged assault. Officers responded to the 1500 block of Orange Street around...
Luxurious 5-Bedroom House in Springhill Sells for $1.4M
Located in the heart of Springhill near Mobile, Alabama, a stunning 2-story house recently sold for an impressive $1,425,000 on February 28th. Situated at 20 Oakland Ave, Mobile, AL, 36608, this exquisite property boasts 5 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, and a generous living space of 4,893 square feet. What sets this house apart is its expansive lot size of 0.92 acres, offering ample outdoor space for various activities and landscaping opportunities.
5 Things to Do This Weekend – March 1-3
MOBILE, Ala. (Gulf Coast CW) — Trading Mardi Gras beads for Krispy Kreme donuts, Beers & Blooms, and a renaissance faire highlight your 5 Things to Do This Weekend for March 1-3, 2024!. 1- This weekend is one people look forward to all year. You put in all that...
Mobile man charged in fatal wreck appeared drunk and combative, officer testifies
The driver of a car involved in a wreck that killed an off-duty medic from Mississippi who had stopped to help after a different accident appeared drunk and combative,
2 arrested on drug and child endangerment charges following pursuit
Mobile Police said they arrested two suspects after a pursuit where drugs were thrown from the car and a child was in the vehicle.
How to: Free tax prep in Baldwin, Escambia Counties
MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — The South Alabama Regional Planning Commission, a governmental organization that provides services in community development, employment, economic development, and senior and social services, announced 7 sites for people to get their tax returns prepared for free. According to a SARPC flyer, the free tax returns are part of the IRS’ Tax […]
City of Mobile begins derelict vessel recovery efforts on Dog River
MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) — Mayor Sandy Stimpson and other City of Mobile officials will be at Dog River Park (2459 Dog River Drive N.) on Monday, March 4, to kick off a derelict vessel recovery program that will remove nearly a dozen abandoned boats and other pieces of marine debris from local waterways.
Alabama Teen Who Allegedly Pushed 6-Year-Old Into Fire to Be Tried as Adult: Prosecutors
An Alabama teen was arrested after he allegedly shoved a girl into a fire. Her mother went in after her and both suffered serious burns, police said.
Mobile Police seek public's assistance to apprehend alleged car burglar on the loose
MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) — According to Mobile Police, on February 27, 2024, officers responded to the 600 block of S. Conception Street in reference to an unlawful breaking of a vehicle that occurred on the 10 block of Hurlbert Street on February 26, 2024. Upon arrival, officers discovered that...
Alabama Elementary School Closed After 773 Students Absent in Mystery Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak
A school in Alabama is closed Thursday after almost 800 students were absent amid an outbreak of a gastrointestinal illness that is being investigated by public health officials.On Tuesday, 29 students missed classes at Fairhope West Elementary School, according to WALA-TV. Overnight, the number rocketed into the hundreds, with half of the school’s staff also absent on Wednesday.Not all of the 773 students and 50 staff members absent on Wednesday were off because they were sick, Baldwin County Public Schools Spokeswoman Chasity Riddick told AL.com, as parents were told that absences would be excused if they decided to keep their...
Smiles Behind the Shield: the woman behind the Mardi Gras parade float honoring fallen officers
MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — A foundation to support the families of fallen officers has received a lot of attention, not just for its mission, but also for its Mardi Gras float. You may have seen the float, with an officer on the front of it, rolling down the streets of Mobile during carnival season. If […]