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Former Mobile postal worker admits to stealing millions of dollars in checks from mail
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Two people, including a former postal worker, admitted Tuesday to a scheme to steal millions of dollars’ worth of business checks sent through the mail. Kalaijha Tomeco Rainier Lewis and Brian Christopher Williams III pleaded guilty in federal court to conspiracy to commit bank fraud.
Father speaks out, remains devastated after finding wife, two kids dead inside Semmes home
SEMMES, Ala. (WKRG) — Derek Johnson is speaking out after finding his children and estranged wife dead in their Semmes home on September 28. After spending the weekend grieving over the unimaginable, he’s still trying to pick up the pieces of what he can of his family. “I am just dead inside, and I’ve cried […]
Court documents show man killed my MPD suffered from severe mental illness
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - FOX10 News is uncovering new details about the man killed by Mobile Police this week. On Monday morning, police say a 911 call came in that a man was sleeping on the roof of a vacant house on Glenwood Street. 24-year-old Christopher Jones, was shot multiple...
MCSO: Duo attempts to run manager over after robbing store
IRVINGTON, Ala. (WALA) - The Mobile County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two people accused of robbing a Love’s Travel Stop and attempting to run over the manager. According to MCSO, it happened early September at the Love’s on County Farm Road in Irvington. Investigators say Haley Poston,...
Mobile City Council approves $3.1 million contract to fund construction in Toulminville
MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — The Mobile City Council approved a $3.1 million contract with John G. Walton Construction Co., Inc. to intimate streetscape improvement along Saint Stephens Road in District 1 during Tuesday’s city council meeting. This project is part of the Toulminville Neighborhood Plan, which is a lengthy project focused on breaking down which […]
‘I’m dead inside, and I’ve cried all weekend’
SEMMES, Ala. (WALA) - Nancy Johnson’s estranged husband and her brothers are grasping for answers in the wake of the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office conclusion that she drowned her two young children and then hanged herself last week. Derek Johnson, who was staying in a camper-trailer in the...
Semmes resident seeks answers following tragic loss of children in alleged murder-suicide
A heart-wrenching tale unfolds as a Semmes resident struggles to comprehend the tragic death of children in a reported murder-suicide. Tune in for this poignant local news story from WALA, as we delve into the details of this devastating incident.
Man found lying under car unresponsive: Mobile Police
A man was found lying under a car and unresponsive Monday afternoon, according to officials with the Mobile Police Department.
Nationwide Emergency Alert Test set for Wednesday
The Federal Emergency Management Agency and Federal Communications Commission have scheduled an Emergency Alert System test and Wireless Emergency Alerts for Wednesday, Oct. 4.
Airport Authority acquires public housing complexes
Discover the latest development in local real estate as public housing complexes are sold to the Airport Authority. Uncover the implications of this surprising sale and how it could potentially impact the community. Tune in for this intriguing story.
ALEA: 2 arrested, 1 on the run following traffic stop in Mobile
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Two teens are behind bars and the search is on for another person fled who from a traffic stop Monday morning, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Around 10:40 a.m. Monday, an ALEA trooper tried to conduct a traffic stop on a 2008 Honda Accord...
Woman accused of stealing vehicle, Mobile police say
Mobile police arrested a woman Saturday afternoon for allegedly stealing a vehicle.
Identity of victim in deadly Saturday night shooting in Saraland revealed by police
In a tragic incident, Saraland police have released the name of the victim from a fatal Saturday night shooting. Tune in to get the latest updates on this developing story from WALA's local news coverage.
This Is the Worst Alabama City for Women
Is it a man's world? Maybe in this Alabama city. The research site WalletHub has released its study on the best and worst cities for women across the U.S. Several Alabama cities were the list, and they didn't do so well...Huntsville was the best (122), followed by Montgomery (157) and Birmingham (169). Come on, folks...
South Bay Nightmare Haunted House now open in Mobile County
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Get ready to get your scare on with one of Mobile County’s most popular haunted houses!. The South Bay Nightmare Haunted House is back this year, and they’ve already begun the scary good times. They are open on Saturday and Sunday nights, along with a few Thursdays and Sundays mixed up leading up to the end of the month. Plus, they will be open on October 30th and 31st!
Third relative surrenders in connection with alleged beating of man
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Another Pritchett relative turned herself in to the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office Friday in connection to the alleged beating of a man who authorities have said the family believed had something to do with the death of Vicki Pritchett. Thirty-five-year-old Dava Pritchett of Mobile is...
A Dave & Buster’s entertainment venue is coming to this Gulf Coast city next year
The concept is hanging with family and friends while enjoying food and games.
Discover the 8 Most Flood-Prone Towns in Alabama
Alabama is a flood-prone state due to its geographical location near the Gulf of Mexico and with many rivers coursing through the state. They’ve received many different hurricanes and tropical storms since the 2000s. Some of the tropical storms that affected Alabama include Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Sally, and Hurricane Zeta, along with Tropical Depression Ten […]
First floods, now fires: How neglect and fraud hobbled Prichard
This article originally appeared on Inside Climate News, a nonprofit, independent news organization that covers climate, energy and the environment. It is republished with permission. Sign up for their newsletter here. PRICHARD, Ala.—Sometimes it’s the water that plagues them. Other times, it’s the fire. Da’Cino Dees has waded through the water in the Alabama Village […] The post First floods, now fires: How neglect and fraud hobbled Prichard appeared first on Alabama Reflector.
Grand opening set Wednesday for exhibit highlighting former Davis Avenue
MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Former FOX10 news anchor Renee Dials stopped by our studios and spoke with Lenise Ligon about “Remembering the Avenue,” a project Dials has been working on for quite some time. The exhibit highlights the legacy of Davis Avenue, which was once a hub of...