Tropical Storm Cristobal has formed

The U.S. Hurricane Center says a tropical depression that dumped heavy rains on parts of Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic has been upg…

Mayor Sandy Stimpson

Mayor Stimpson: 2015 Budget changes

In a letter sent Friday to the Mobile City Council President Gina Gregory, Mayor Sandy Stimpson says he is withdrawing his idea of working w…


Gov. Bentley: Drone task force study

Gov. Robert Bentley has created a task force to look at the potential uses of drones in agriculture, conservation and law enforcement.

houston county sheriff's office

Sheriff’s Captain honored by FBI

The sheriff's captain who served as the primary negotiator during a bunker standoff last year in Alabama is being honored for his role in th…

Photo by Andrea Jackson

It’s Hot!

The photograph says it all. Extreme heat on the Gulf Coast is making lives miserable for those who work or play outside or are taken aback b…