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New Hampshire students spend spring break building Phenix City home
Each fall and spring, Habitat for Humanity enrolls students to spend their breaks from school breaking ground on brand new homes for families in need.
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House passes bill to develop payday lending database
After two years of tireless attempts to regulate the payday loan industry, the Alabama House of Representatives passed a bill that would help enforce a $500 loan maximum.
Suspected flasher charged with throwing brick at Facebook group leader's house
PHENIX CITY, Ala — A 22-year-old Phenix City man is accused of throwing a brick at a Facebook group leader's home Wednesday after the admin posted about the suspect's rescheduled public indecency trial, according to a Lee County Sheriff's Office release.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Former superintendent DiChiara files another lawsuit against school board
Two men traveling with stolen passports on a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner were Iranians who had bought tickets to Europe and were probably not terrorists, law enforcement officials said Tuesday.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Christian Campbell Central HighPhenix City, Ala. Class: ...
Recruiting status: Offers from UAB, Western Kentucky, Southern Miss, Memphis, Arkansas State, Georgia Southern, Northern Illinois, Jacksonville State and South Alabama Stats: Recorded 58 tackles, 8 pass breakups, 2 forced fumbles, 1 fumble recovery and 1 interception as a senior.
Ex-superintendent DiChiara sues school board members again
Former superintendent Larry DiChiara again has sued the members of the Phenix City Board of Education in their official capacity.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Interim superintendent Rod Hinton lifts morale in Phenix City Public Schools
Joe Paull jpaull@ledger-enquirer Phenix City interim superintendent Rod Hinton leads an informal meeting with the Phenix City School Board Wednesday afternoon.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Phenix City couple indicted on securities violations
A Phenix City couple have been charged with alleged securities violations in a February indictment by a Russell County grand jury, authorities said in a news release.
One map explains income inequality in Alabama
Who has all the money where you live? If you live in Alabama, that answer is now a little easier to find.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Woman dies in Smiths Station house fire
Joe Paull firstname.lastname@example.org House fire on Lee Road 220 located off Old Auburn Road in Phenix City.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Richard Hyatt: There's something about moonshine
What is it about a moonshine still that makes a lawman reach for his camera? There always seemed to be a photographer around when revenue agents busted some character from Snuffy Smith, and there was one around Tuesday when Sheriff Heath Taylor and the boys tramped through the woods to shut down an illegal operation in Russell County.
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Police bust moonshine still in southeast Alabama
<![CDATA[PHENIX CITY, Ala. (AP) -- Police have busted a moonshine still near the Georgia line in southeast Alabama. Russell County sheriff's officials say the still was operating in the woods in the southwestern part of the county. Authorities estimate the still could make about 50 gallons of moonshine a week with an estimated street value of $2,500. The sheriff's office is still trying to determine who ran the still. No arrests have been made. Photos released by the sheriff's department show a wood-and-metal contraption with pipes and tubes. Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Courtyard Marriott on pace for early August opening, hotelier says
Joe Paullemail@example.comConstruction of the new Courtyard Marriott in Phenix City is scheduled to be complete in August.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Job Spotlight: Cheryl Barton, Registered nurse with Davita Dialysis in Phenix City
ROBIN TRIMARCHI firstname.lastname@example.org The new DaVita Dialysis facility in Phenix City has two rooms dedicated to train clients on home dialysis.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Phenix City Board of Education approves superintendent search plan
The Phenix City Board of Education at a called meeting Friday unanimously approved the qualifications, selection procedure and timeline to hire its next superintendent.
Phenix City man, another suspect plead guilty to charges related to $5 million debt elimination scheme
Two suspects indicted in a $5 million debt elimination scheme have pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud charge.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Alabama woman accused of stealing identities of soldiers deployed to Iraq, Afghanistan
A Phenix City woman is accused of stealing the identities of military personnel, including those deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Third suspect charged in homicide of 19-year-old found in Cottonton cemetery
The Russell County Sheriff's Office has arrested a third suspect in the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old Phenix City man found dead in a cemetery in Cottonton.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Caution in PC was correct response to circumstances
Some might have considered the Friday morning lockdown of two Phenix City schools an excess of caution.
110-year-old Phenix City man honored
Friday we told you about an RV that caught fire along I-65 south near Hope Hull.