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  1. Police arrest 2 nursing home employees accused of threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Decatur Daily

    Police have arrested two former employees of an Ozark nursing home who are accused of threatening others at the facility. The Dothan Eagle reports that police arrested 21-year-old Zekiah Dunn on a charge of attempted murder on Tuesday.

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  2. SNF workers charged with attempted murder, terrorist threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | McKnightsonline.com

    Two employees of an Alabama nursing home were arrested this week in separate incidents allegedly involving the attempted murder of a resident and death threats made to facility staff. Authorities were called to Oakview Manor Health Care Center in Ozark, AL on Monday, after witnesses reported that employee Zekiah Dunn, 21, allegedly tried to smother a female resident with a pillow.

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  3. 2 arrests made in connection to threats at AL nursing homeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    An Ozark nursing home is at the center of two arrests, one in regards to threats against a patient, the other regarding threats toward employees. Ozark police were contacted in regards to alleged elder abuse at Oakview Manor nursing home earlier this week.

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  4. North Charleston team eliminated in World Series championship gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Goose Creek Gazette

    The North Charleston team advanced all the way to the title game of the inaugural Dixie Baseball 15U World Series in Ozark, Alabama, last week. On July 22, North Charleston scored seven runs in the second inning and rolled to an 11-0 victory in five innings over Baconton, Georgia.

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  5. Employee of Alabama nursing home attempted to smother patient with pillow, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Alabama Live

    Ozark police received a report of elderly abuse at Oakview Manor Nursing Home on July 25. Witnesses confirmed an employee, Zekiah Dunn, 21, of Slocomb attempted to smother the patient. In a separate incident, Ozark police were called back to Oakview Manor Nursing Home the next day to the report of a female employee calling and threatening to kill other employees at the facility. 1 comment

  6. Family of Missing Dale County Man Still Seeking Answers After A YearRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    July 21, 2015 at around 1:00 p.m. was the last time anyone saw Charles Childree or at least that's the last time the family saw him. Members of the family and law enforcement officials are baffled by his disappearance and after conducting several searches of the areas around his home on Dale County Road 15 north of Ozark and places he was known to travel frequently by foot, there have been no clues to his whereabouts.

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  7. North Charleston captures state titles in Dixie Majors and Pre-MajorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Goose Creek Gazette

    ... won its 15th state title since 1999 with a 10-5 win over Gaston. North Charleston advances to the World Series in Ozark, Alabama, on July 30. North Charleston has won the last two World Series titles in the division. “Gaston was a good team, ...

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  8. 15URead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Hernando Sun

    ... losing twice to host North Lakeland. Both teams advanced to the World Series, which took place this past weekend in Ozark, Ala. On Saturday, Spring Hill again found itself facing North Lakeland while facing elimination, and came up short for the ...

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  9. Ozark man dies following head-on collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Alabama Live

    Officers responded to the report of a crash in the 2200 block of Dean Church Road at around 6:30 p.m.

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  10. Press Release on Yesterday's Chase in Dale CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    On July 20, 2016 at 1pm a Dale County Deputy was on patrol on Hwy 27 just West of Ozark when he observed a white male riding an ATV towards Ozark at a high rate of speed. The suspect matched the description of Jeffrey Scott, who is a wanted escapee out of the Alabama Department of Corrections and was believed to be occupying a stolen ATV from Coffee County.

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  11. Dothan man arrested in connection to 2015 Ozark murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Ozark Police say they have arrested a Dothan man for the 2015 murder of 54-year-old resident Devon Willett. According to police, investigators followed several leads and collected multiple pieces of physical evidence that eventually lead to them the suspect, 25-year-old James Lee Yeaple.

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  12. Dothan man arrested for 2015 Ozark murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Ozark Police say they have arrested a Dothan man for the 2015 murder of 54-year-old resident Devon Willett. According to police, investigators followed several leads and collected multiple pieces of physical evidence that eventually lead to them the suspect, 25-year-old James Lee Yeaple.

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  13. Barry Moore enters Alabama House speaker's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... speaker but has ruled out seeking the job permanently. House Ways and Means General Fund chairman Steve Clouse, R-Ozark; Rep. Lynn Greer, R-Rogersville; House Rules chairman Mac McCutcheon , R-Huntsville; Rep. Patricia Todd , D-Birmingham and Rep. ...

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  14. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... headed to the state tournament this week in Winder, Georgia. Later this month, they'll play in the 15U World Series in Ozark, Alabama. This team has been together since they were around 10 years old, and now they're hoping their experience will help ...

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  15. Former KKK leader, convicted cross burner sentenced to prison againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Alabama Live

    A former leader of the Ozark chapter of the International Keystone Knights of the Ku Klux Klan was ordered to serve 15 months in prison for possessing a firearm. Steven Joshua Dinkle, 30, a former exalted cyclops of the Ozark chapter, was sentenced in federal court on Thursday, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Alabama.

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  16. Standout players from OTAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | New York Giants

    ... versa. In the spirit of the NBA Finals, tight end Larry Donnell, a former three-sport star at Carroll High School in Ozark, Alabama, showed his dunking skills and ripped down a touchdown with one hand today in the back right corner of the end zone. ...

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  17. SWEPCO names Eric Basinger new manager of developmentRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    He will be responsible for economic development activities across SWEPCO's three-state service area of Northwest Louisiana, Western Arkansas, and East and North Texas. Basinger has more than 16 years of economic development experience and has served as economic development director in locations such as Evergreen, Wetumpka and Ozark, Ala., as well as Bradenton, Fla.

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  18. 'Hits for Heroes' presents $50K+ to organizations to help veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... for Heroes will kick off on February 18 in Dothan at Northcutt Field. It will last for one week in Dothan then move to Ozark at Eagle stadium and wrap up in Enterprise on March 4. If the numbers are any indication, 2017 is going to be a huge ...

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  19. Victims identified in Friday's fatal Hwy. 231 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Two people died and several others were injured during a crash near the Alabama-Florida state line Friday, according to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency officials. Trooper Kevin Cook says Amanda Hardy, 31, of Ariton, and Wyatt Hardy, 29, of Ozark, were both killed in a crash on U.S. 231 at the one mile marker, one mile south of Madrid.

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  20. Couple offers public electric car charging station at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Decatur Daily

    In this Saturday, May 14, 2016 photo, Tom and Elizabeth Wyse pose for a photo in front of their new Tesla at their home in Ozark, Ala. The Wyses said they can travel about 286 miles on a full charge.

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