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Bigfoot Decoy Succeeds?
"Bigfoot decoy/lawn decor" attracts a white Bigfoot in Phenix City, Alabama. Eye-witness Susan , see's a huge creature as it appears to be checking out a scale size Bigfoot, made of plywood.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Zip line should be ready mid-September
Mike Haskey firstname.lastname@example.org John Carpenter and Brendan O'Carroll, of Challenge Design Innovations from Newland, NC, work Tuesday morning on the zipline tower located along the Phenix City Riverwalk.
Columbus, Phenix City law enforcement taking "Purge" threats seriously
An Opelika man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for fatally stabbing one victim, and injuring another.
Phenix City Board of Education hires new attorney
During a called meeting Tuesday, the board voted 5-0 to approve superintendent Randy Wilkes' recommendation to hire Robert "Bob" T. Meadows to replace Sydney Smith, who resigned three weeks ago because of undisclosed personal matters.
Phenix City BOE appoints new attorney
In a 5-0-1 vote, attorney Robert "Bob" T. Meadows was appointed as the school board's new attorney.
Gas truck crashes, overturns in Phenix City yard
Crews have been cleaning up an estimated 3,500 to 7,000 gallons of gasoline after a semitrailer overturned in the front yard of a home in eastern Alabama.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Fuel tanker flips over on Summerville Road
Butler County Sheriff Kenny Harden says his department is involved in a manhunt.
Gas truck overturns in front yard of Phenix City residence
Joe Paull email@example.com An overturned tractor trailer gasoline truck in a residence' yard located on Summervill Rd. A tractor trailer containing between 3,500 and 7,000 gallons of gasoline overturned in the front yard of a Phenix City residence on Summerville Road near the intersection of 30th Street.
Correctional officer arrested
Columbus Police say Keith Searcy was arrested Sunday night for physically assaulting Laresha Harper, and forcing her into his car.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Friends raise funds for Phenix City murder victim's funeral
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency Saturday and imposed a curfew in the St. Louis suburb where a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer a week ago.
Sunday Interview with Peggy Martin: 'I'll listen to the Lord and ask the people'
ROBIN TRIMARCHI firstname.lastname@example.org Former Phenix City mayor Peggy Martin now serves on the Russell County Board of Commissioners.
$1M bond set for man charged with killing cousin
An Alabama judge has set a $1 million bond for a man charged with murder in the strangling death of his 19-year-old second cousin.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Russell County murder suspect returned after flight from deputies
ROBIN TRIMARCHI email@example.com Christian Grissom is escorted out of court by a Russell County Sheriff's Department officer Friday morning.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Man accused of strangling to death his second cousin is back in Phenix City to face murder charges
Christian Grissom, 29, was arrested in New York after being suspected in the death of Keonte Chavis, 19, who had been reported missing by family on Aug. 7, WTVM reported.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Couple sentenced for 2010 Valley AL capital murder
John Bradley Limes and Leslie Lea King pleaded guilty in court for the Nov. 2010 murder of Kathlene Lucile Landino of Valley, Ala.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Family of Phenix City teen speaks out on her death
A spokeswoman for a Madrid hospital says a Spanish missionary priest who was evacuated from Liberia last week after testing positive for Ebola has died.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Murder trial: Daphene Castille, Dantrell Marshall say they will testify
ROBIN TRIMARCHI firstname.lastname@example.org Jamal Castille talks with his attorney Suellen Fleming in Superior Court Monday as his trial on charges of murder, armed robbery, drug dealing and obstruction of justice continues.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Body found in Seale is that of missing Phenix City teen
The Russell County Sheriff's Office is treating the death of 19-year-old Keonte Chavis of Phenix City as a homicide but Sheriff Heath Taylor said on Sunday that he is waiting for an autopsy report.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Phenix City police searching for missing teen
Keonte Shavayah Chavis is 5' 6" tall, has a medium build, and weighs 150 pounds.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Phenix City AL Landfill 'Treasure'- Dog discarded like trash
By the trash can, labeled "TRASH", a yellow sign with a big black arrow pointed straight toward her; a tired, hungry dog's image was captured yesterday at the landfill at Phenix City, Alabama.