A Brief Cold Spell Early This Week

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It was a cool and breezy day across central and south Alabama. Most of our area saw abundant sunshine, however. Clouds remained a bit peskier across extreme south and southeast Alabama today. Temperatures only rose into the upper 40s to low 50s this afternoon. Tonight turns rather cold, even for […]

EJI Legacy Pavilion Opens in Montgomery

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The nation’s first memorial to lynching victims is expanding in Montgomery. The Equal Justice Initiative on Saturday opened a new welcome center and exhibition space that will add to the existing lynching memorial and museum that documents the history of racial inequality in America. The pavilion, located at 400 North […]

Interstate 59/20 Set to Reopen Through Birmingham

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(Photo: ABC 33/40) BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – Months of headaches for motorists are coming to an end as Interstate 59/20 reopens through Alabama’s largest city. Officials say the rebuilt Interstate 59/20 will be completely open by Sunday night in downtown Birmingham. A Texas-based contractor will earn a $15 million bonus […]

1 Dead After Fatal Crash in Lee County

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 A two-vehicle has claimed the life of a Salem woman. Brenda Robinson Barfield, 68, was killed when the 2001 Toyota Camry she was driving was struck by a tractor-trailer then left the roadway. The crash occurred at 4:10 p.m. on Friday on US 280 at Lee Road 179, approximately eight […]

GPD Search for Person of Interest after Crimes

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The Georgiana Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a man wanted in connection to several burglaries and thefts. Antoine McCoy is described as being 5’2″, weighing approximately 100 pounds. McCoy was last seen in the area of the Food Giant parking lot which is on Palmer […]