Jul 12, 2012
Koen Lindsey of Silas was killed from injuries sustained when her vehicle hydroplaned yesterday.
Today in history: On this day in 1861, Mobile sends 9 companies to war
Editor's Note: This snippet of Civil War news from the Press-Register of 1861 was published in the 1911 newspapers to mark the 50th anniversary of the conflict.
Tornado cleanup and diesel prices pile additional challenges on loggers
Loggers harvest trees in May 2011 north of Chatom, Ala. The last few years have been bad enough for loggers, with a crippled housing market undermining timber demand.
7-year-old dies in Choctaw County accident
A 7-year-old girl died Saturday in a one-vehicle accident about three miles west of Needham in Choctaw County, according to Alabama State Troopers.
Students Study Weather
Meteorologist Jessica Dealy traveled to South Choctaw Academy in Toxey, Ala., to talk atmospheric science with Mrs.