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Getting back to the classroom safely

With the new school year about to begin, it’s a good time to review steps everyone can take to make the trip back to the classroom safer.


South Alabama completes first practice

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) – The South Alabama Jaguars have completed the first practice of the 2014 campaign. The Jaguars come off a 6-6 bowl elig…

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Daphne teen receives Spaatz Award

While most students are getting ready to head back to class, a Baldwin county teenager was receiving a special honor.  Sam Cockrell, of Daph…


DDC: Better Password Security

With the recent news that a Russian hacker ring has amassed some 1.2 billion username and password combinations, it’s a good time to review …

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Water rescuer describes crash scene

Rescue units were put to the test Tuesday night, August 5, 2014 when an SUV carrying six people crashed on the General W.K. Wilson, Jr. Brid…

The York Mitchell Fire Station, or Bullshead Station, of Prichard was forced to temporarily shut down late Tuesday night, August 5, after another fire truck broke down.

PFD: Fire station temporarily shut down

PRICHARD, Ala. (WALA) – Tuesday, August 5, the York Mitchell Fire Station of the Bullshead community, also known as the Bullshead Station, w…

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Broad Street to close 8-12 weeks

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) – Broad St. will be closed to through traffic effective immediately. Broad St. will remain closed for approximately 8-12…