Folks came out with the intention of taking home lots of Mardi Gras throws. Mauricio Washington, 12, and his friend 13-year-old William Blake used Mardi Gras beads to rope off a section for their families on Church Street. From their six foot space they were set to catch plenty of beads, moon pies, and stuffed toys.
The Order of Athena parade rolled through the streets of downtown Mobile on Fat Tuesday.
A parade featuring 43 different entries will take the streets of Gulf Shores at 10 a.m. The theme this year is “Under the Sea,” and will feature some local celebrities including David Walker, known as the “Reef Wrangler.”
It is Fat Tuesday and there is a whole day of parades on tap. Both Mobile and Baldwin County have parades today. Remember to play it safe. Park in designated areas and don’t jump barricades.
A Murphy High School cheerleader was still in the hospital Monday, March 3 recovering from a car crash that killed one friend and left … More »
Monday night, March 3, the Infant Mystics wrapped up the parades before Tuesday’s celebrations in the streets in downtown Mobile.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – The Alabama House of Representatives will debate four abortion bills, including one that would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat … More »
Seven decades ago, the B-17, B-24 and P-51 Mustang were soaring through the sky performing war missions.
Monday, March 3, they landed at the … More »
Walking downtown Monday, March 3 the crowd we found wasn’t lined up along the parade route. Instead they were in the coffee shop ordering hot chocolate, coffee, and anything to keep warm.
The cities of South Baldwin want to know if a jail could be in their future. Foley, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are investigating this idea through a proposed feasibility study.
BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WALA)- Jenny Williams, with the Baldwin County Sewage System told us, “For every one pound of meth there are six or seven pounds of waste. That includes toxic chemicals, acids, and all kinds of stuff and they have to put it somewhere so they’ll dump it down the drains of directly into the sewer system.”
Prichard Police said an angry boyfriend shot into a car with children inside. A city councilwoman said she stepped in to help, potentially saving lives.
OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WALA)- According to Okaloosa authorities, a road rage incident on State Road 85 yesterday evening March 2, had an unexpected and potentially dangerous impact on a motorcyclist heading north around 5 p.m.
Baldwin County Sewer Service (BCSS) is offering a $500 reward to anyone who leads them to a person or people who are proven to be releasing harmful materials into the sewer system. This includes discharging grease or large amounts of grease from septic tank pumping technicians into manholes, in addition to strong chemicals, such as those to produce methamphetamine, which may enter the system by various methods.
Hollywood movie producer Adam Rosenfelt says a deal has been reached to film “The Most Wonderful Time,” starring Diane Keaton, Alan Arkin and others, in and around Jackson, Miss. starting in late spring.