Baldwin County Newswire

Baldwin County Newswire

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  1. Orange Beach, Gulf Shores attendance plans pitchedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... 20, 2018, in Montgomery, Ala. (Trisha Crain Freshmen students who live in Orange Beach and unincorporated Baldwin County but currently attend Gulf Shores High School will get a chance to decide where they want to go to school next year under a ...

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  2. 1 found dead in river, 2 survive after boat sinks in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... were able to swim ashore, but 42-year-old Cherriez Gardner's body was found in the Bon Secour River. The Baldwin County Sheriff's Officer, Foley police, and Foley and Bon Secour fire department assisted with the search for Gardner's body, which took ...

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  3. South Alabama gets commitments from 2 JUCO defendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    ... includes Mississippi Gulf Coast CC offensive lineman Conner Estes, Chickasaw running back A.J. Phillips and Baldwin County wide receiver Javis Atchison. South Alabama is also expected to re-sign cornerback Devin Rockette, who played for the Jaguars ...

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  4. Scary-looking Salamander Species Discovered in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 15 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... from three localities: Eglin AFB in Florida's Okaloosa County, Lake Jackson and in the Fish River near Baldwin County, Alabama. Due to species' apparently limited distribution, little is known of Siren reticulata's natural history and ecology. "It ...

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  5. Eglin home to new salamander species Updated Dec 13 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Walton Sun

    ... of the new species has been around since at least 1970, when a specimen was collected from the Fish River in Baldwin County, Alabama. The rarely seen salamander has been known informally across the area as the "leopard eel," a reference to its ...

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  6. Texas man arrested on drug charges in Baldwin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | WALA

    Officials with the Baldwin County Sheriff's office confirmed that on Wednesday December 12, 2018 deputies stopped a white Hyundai Elantra for a traffic violation while traveling on I-65 near Perdido.

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  7. Man, woman arrested on child sexual abuse chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | WALA

    The Foley Police Department, along with the Baldwin County Department of Human Resources, on Tuesday launched an investigation into possible sexual abuse involving a child after receiving information from a concerned source, according to authorities. Police said that through the investigation it was determined that Steele solicited pictures from Sanspree of her performing sexual acts with her 4-year-old child.

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  8. Baldwin County Sheriff's Office investigates homicide and attempted suicide near Bay MinetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | WALA

    Baldwin County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a murder / attempted suicide that happened Wednesday night, December 12, 2018 near Bay Minette. Investigators said the suspect killed his wife, called 911 and then shot himself.

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  9. Alabama mother arrested for photographing herself performing a sex act on her four-year-old sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Daily Mail

    ... photo shows Sanspree and a young boy believed to be the sex abuse victim. Her son has been relocated by Baldwin County authorities Sanspree has been charged with sexual abuse of a child less than the age of 12, first-degree sodomy, four counts of ... 2 comments

  10. The mother is accused of abusing a 4-year-old child and producing child pornography.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Alabama Live

    A mother from Foley was arrested Wednesday accused of sexually abusing a 4-year-old child and taking pictures of the offense, among other related charges. Krystal Sanspree, 30, was charged with four counts of producing child pornography, four counts of disseminating child pornography, one count of sodomy, and one count of the sexual abuse of a child under 12, according to Baldwin County Jail records.

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  11. Eglin home to new salamander species Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... of the new species has been around since at least 1970, when a specimen was collected from the Fish River in Baldwin County, Alabama. The rarely seen salamander has been known informally across the area as the "leopard eel," a reference to its ...

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  12. Woman killed in Baldwin murder-suicide attempt namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Alabama Live

    Krystal Rose Renee Hancock, 29, was found deceased at a residence in Bay Minette at approximately 10.45 p.m., according to a Baldwin County Sheriff's Office report. A male that is believed to have shared the residence with Hancock had a gunshot wound to the face when emergency services arrived and was life flighted to University Hospital.

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  13. Without high school until 2020, Orange Beach hosting meeting about next school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | WALA

    A decision about where hundreds of Orange Beach students will attend school next year is close, according to the president of the Gulf Shores Board of Education. The desired scenario, for the Baldwin County Board of Education and Orange Beach Mayor Tony Kennon, is for 7th through 10th graders to attend school in a portable village in Orange Beach, and 11th and 12th graders will continue attending Gulf Shores High School.

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  14. Beverage manufacturer to build new facility in Baldwin County, bringing 66 new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | WALA

    ... operations and is expected to create 66 new jobs and more than $24 million in capital investment to Baldwin County and Bay Minette over the next three years. "It's pretty exciting to see your business growing the way ours is growing," Paul Stewart, ...

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  15. School boards are choosing systems over students by calling for scholarship repealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... considering college," she said. "My son never talked about going to college before a " And ask a parent in Baldwin County, where you'll find no failing schools and relatively few scholarship recipients, but where bullying is still a painful reality ...

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  16. Rouses Markets Acquires old Winn-Dixie location in DaphneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | WALA

    Rouses Markets will expand its footprint in Lower Alabama with a new store in Daphne, a family-oriented community in Baldwin County on the eastern shoreline of Mobile Bay. confirmed the acquisition of the 53,000-plus-square foot store - a former Winn-Dixie - at 3075 US Highway 98. There are already three Rouses Markets in Baldwin County; the company's other four Alabama locations are in neighboring Mobile County.

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  17. "Making Alabama," a Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit opens at Baldwin County ColiseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | WALA

    A one-of-a-kind exhibit opens in Baldwin County Thursday night, December 6, 2018 and will only be there for the next two weeks. "Making Alabama," a Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit highlights Alabama's rich and diverse history.

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  18. Foul play not suspected in Gulf Shores death investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | WALA

    According to the Baldwin County Sheriff's office, foul play is not suspected at this time in the death investigation of 36-year-old Jacob Guzman. Officials say on December 4, the Gulf Shores Police Department was called to the 1500 block of West Beach Boulevard in Gulf Shores in reference to a death investigation.

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  19. Baldwin County wins 2nd straight Unified titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Alabama Live

    Baldwin County defeated Vestavia Hills 26-18 today at Jordan-Hare Stadium, winning the AHSAA Unified Championship game for the second straight season. Baldwin County beat Vestavia 20-6 last year.

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  20. Brothers charged with killing mother's fianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Alabama Live

    Two brothers arrested in connection with the death of their mother's fiance in Baldwin County have had their charges upgraded to homicide Wednesday. Aaron Willis and his brother Brady Willis, both 28, were arrested Monday in connection with the death of Walter David Powers in Summerdale, a small town east of Fairhope, according to local law enforcement.

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