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Conecuh County Newswire

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  1. Pompano Beach man dies in car accident in Conecuh CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A single-vehicle crash at 6:35 p.m. on Jan. 11, claimed the life of a Pompano Beach Fla. man. Docteur Phignole Jean Baptiste, 39, was killed when the 2014 Freightliner, in which he was a passenger, left the roadway and caught fire.

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  2. Georgia's Zippy Duvall Elected AFBF PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Neighbors

    New AFBF President Zippy Duvall of Georgia, center, meets with Federation Secretary-Treasurer Steve Dunn of Conecuh County, left, and Federation President Jimmy Parnell, right, during the 97th annual convention in Orlando, Florida. Nineteen Alabama Farmers Federation members were among 353 voting delegates who elected new leadership for the nation's largest farm organization in Orlando, Florida today.

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  3. Usda Reports Lowest Farm Income Drop Since 1983Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Neighbors

    ... from. There's no room for any profit, but thank the good Lord we made good yields with prices like this." Conecuh County farmer John Cook, who grew mostly cotton and wheat this year, said a perfect storm of low commodity prices and lack of rain has ...

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  4. Leaders Elected to Serve State's Largest Farm OrganizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Neighbors

    ... Area Vice President Dean Wysner of Randolph County. Back row, from left are Secretary-Treasurer Steve Dunn of Conecuh County; District 1 Director Brian Glenn of Lawrence County, District 4 Director Rickey Cornutt of Marshall County, District 7 ...

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  5. Wednesday's severe weather brought tornados to AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | WTVM

    ... thunderstorm warning was issued for Escambia County. The thunderstorm moved quickly into Covington County and Conecuh County. Later in the afternoon, a severe thunderstorm warning was also issued for Dale County. Schools began dismissing early due ...

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  6. Suspect killed in Conecuh Co. police shootout now identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is identifying the man killed in an Oct. 14 shootout with law enforcement as 57-year-old Evergreen resident Leslie Portis, Jr. Portis was killed after a Conecuh County standoff ended with him coming out of a house firing a gun at officers. Officers returned fire, killing Portis.

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  7. Evergreen man dies in Conecuh County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | WALA

    Gary Eugene Bowens, 52, of Evergreen was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Conecuh County at 12:01 a.m. today, according to Alabama State Troopers. The crash occurred on Conecuh County 85, four miles east of Evergreen.

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  8. Troopers: Man killed after shooting at officers in standoffRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Cpl. Jess Thornton with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency says troopers were called Wednesday night to assist Conecuh County deputies after a reported assault earlier that evening in Monroeville, about 100 miles southwest of Montgomery. Thornton said in a statement that officers converged on a house in nearby Conecuh County, where the suspect from the assault was, and tried to persuade him to surrender.

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  9. Trooper involved shooting death in Conecuh CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    It all began after troopers were called in to assist the Conecuh County Sheriff's Office in apprehending a suspect who was wanted in connection to an assault in Monroeville. Trooper Jamie Malloy said, "After several attempts, he refused to come out.

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  10. Suspect dead after shootout with police in Conecuh Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A suspect is dead after a Conecuh County standoff ended late Wednesday evening in a shootout with sheriff's deputies and officers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Alabama State Troopers responded to an area along U.S. Highway 31 between Evergreen and Castleberry to assist Sheriff Randy Brock's Office in an attempt to take an assault suspect into custody.

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  11. Troopers: Man killed after firing gun during standoffRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Alabama State Troopers have killed a man after they say he fired upon authorities during a standoff in Conecuh County. Trooper spokesman Cpl.

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  12. Officer-involved shooting under investigation in MonroevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    It happened Wednesday night in Monroeville. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency says state troopers were assisting the Conecuh County Sheriff in the case of a person wanted for assault.

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  13. UPDATED @ 11:52 PM. Stand Off In Conecuh CountyRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    CONECUH COUNTY: Law Enforcements in ConecUH County Alabama have been involved in a stand off with a suspect barricaded in a house. We believe the barricaded suspect killed in Conecuh County has something to do with a incident in Monroe County Alabama.

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  14. Conecuh Co. man killed in motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... ly after 3:30 p.m. Investigators say Mitchell's 2003 Kawasaki motorcycle collided with the pickup truck along Conecuh County Road 23, approximately three miles north of Castleberry.

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  15. Conecuh county man dead after vehicle collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A head on collision involving a motorcyclist and a 1997 Silverado C1500 pickup truck ended the life of a Castleberry man. Authorities say Andra Carnell Mitchell, 32, was pronounced dead at the traffic accident on Wednesday.

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  16. Car strikes tractor in fatal Conecuh County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A two-vehicle crash at 1:18 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15, claimed the life of a Monroeville man, according to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency spokesman Trooper Jamie Maloy. The crash occurred in Conecuh County on U.S. 84 at the 93.2 mile marker, one and half miles east of the Belleville community

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  17. Washington Post piece calls Matthew Brown's appointment to Alabama State Board of Education 'scary'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... was No. 2 in the state in local school support. However, info from ALSDE shows they are No. 28, trailing even Conecuh County. Matt Brown's opposition seemed all the more difficult to understand as he was heading the Eastern Shore Metropolitan ...

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  18. Monroe vs. Conecuh: Is an Alabama sausage war brewing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... food chain. And Snowden Sausage in Andalusia has been smoking meat longer than any of them. But across the Conecuh County line - in a place known more for its literary character than charcuterie, Monroe County is cooking up its own recipe, too. ... 1 comment

  19. Dear Roy Moore, don't hurt and embarrass Alabama any furtherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... There's an entire cemetery of my relatives on a plot of north Alabama soil near Florence and another in Conecuh County in south Alabama. Alabama blood flows through my veins. I never intended to stay here when I moved here for college. But 15 years ...

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  20. Mr. Moore, Do not hurt or embarrass Alabama any further: guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... There's an entire cemetery of my relatives on a plot of North Alabama soil near Florence and another in Conecuh County in South Alabama. Alabama blood flows through my veins. I never intended to stay here when I moved here for college. But 15 years ...

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