Thursday Aug 21
Torture, sex assault charges dropped against Fairhope man
Charges have been dropped against a Fairhope man who was arrested in 2012 and accused sexually assaulting and torturing a man he was holding captive.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Readers: Raise speed on Baldwin Beach Express from 55 to 65
Mary Lee Swindle likes riding on the Baldwin Beach Express, but she said she thinks the highway's speed need to be increased from 55 to 60 mph.
Hey, food regulator, leave them kids alone! opinion
The picture from Baldwin County last February is as American as apple pie. Two girls from the Robertsdale High School chapter of Students Against Destructive Decisions were signing a poster that read "Valentines for Veterans" as part of their club's bake sale to benefit the veterans' home in Bay Minette.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Bay Minette woman killed in Escambia County car crash
A Bay Minette woman was killed in a single-vehicle crash Thursday morning near the Poarch community, according to the Alabama Highway Patrol.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Motion: District Attorney Hallie Dixon used position to 'satisfy her sexual needs'
BAY MINETTE, Alabama - A Foley man who is being prosecuted by Baldwin County District Attorney Hallie Dixon's office filed a motion Tuesday that alleges Dixon has used her position to "satisfy her sexual needs."
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Fighting like a girl: Women re-enactors show a different side to Civil War history
MOBILE, Alabama --Step onto a Civil War re-enactor's battlefield and you'll be surrounded by grizzled, mustachioed soldiers smoking cigars and wielding dangerous-looking period-style weapons.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Three in court tied to Brittney Wood, facing sex abuse charges
On May 30, 2012 Brittney Wood disappeared. Since then, a number of her relatives and some family friends have been arrested on child sex related charges.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Baldwin County Superintendent Alan Lee explains resignation
Baldwin County Public Schools Superintendent Alan Lee said Tuesday that he is stepping down in order to allow the school board to define its own vision.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Bond set at $50K for former Orange Beach officer accused of sex abuse
Bond was set at $50,000 on Monday for a former Orange Beach police officer who was arrested last week on a charge of sexual abuse of a child under 12. Baldwin County District Court Judge Scott Taylor set Gavin's bond during a hearing Monday afternoon at the Baldwin County Courthouse in Bay Minette.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Man charged in Wood family sex investigation pleads guilty
A man whose family is suspected of having sex with relatives pleaded guilty Thursday to charges of second-degree rape and second-degree sodomy.