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  1. South Alabama residents describe bigfoot sightingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... is." People from all walks of life are sharing similar stories about a creature they've seen roaming through Conecuh County. Acreman took us out in the woods and showed us the knocking sound and the call that the Bigfoot makes, but we saw no sign of ...

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  2. Suit alleges Castleberry PD taking thousands of dollars in dubious fees, confiscationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Alabama Live

    Conflict has flared in Castleberry, with the police department being sued for aggressive impound fees and confiscations, and police department supporters taking aim at Mayor Henry "Buddy" Kirksey. Castleberry is a small Conecuh County town just off I-10, southwest of Evergreen.

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  3. 13 places, including one in Alabama, with Bigfoot claims to fameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Alabama Live

    ... while others have opened Sasquatch museums and gift shops. Here is a look at a few. Evergreen, Ala., in Conecuh County is now the Official Bigfoot Capital of Alabama, following approval of a resolution Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. The decision came after ...

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  4. City council designates town Official Bigfoot Capital of AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Alabama Live

    On Tuesday night, council members voted unanimously to designate their town, population 3,800, the Official Bigfoot Capital of Alabama. Lately, everything's coming up Bigfoot in Conecuh County.

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  5. Driver killed in Conecuh County wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Alabama State Troopers say a Georgiana man was killed in a single vehicle wreck in Conecuh County late Friday afternoon. State investigators say 43 year-old Edrick Lamar Montgomery was killed when the 1995 Nissan he was driving left the roadway, striking a drainage pipe and overturning.

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  6. Butler County man killed when vehicle overturns in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Alabama Live

    A Butler County man was killed Friday afternoon when the vehicle he was driving left the roadway, hit a drainage pipe and overturned in Conecuh County. Edrick Lamont Montgomery, 43, of Georgiana, wasn't wearing a seat belt and was partially ejected from the vehicle, according to Alabama state troopers.

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  7. Bigfoot hunters say claw marks are evidence of 'Alabama Booger Monster'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Alabama Live

    It was a memorable Friday the 13th for Donald McDonald of the Gulf Coast Bigfoot Research Organization. When he was invited to speak at the annual Collard Green Festival in Evergreen earlier this month, he had no idea he'd discover evidence of the legendary creature in Conecuh County.

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  8. Commentary: Sessions will be ethical, nonpolitical attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... one of the first cases filed by the Justice Department to stop the suppression of black voters, U.S. v. Conecuh County . Sessions has almost the perfect professional resume to serve as attorney general, from supervisory experience to practical ...

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  9. Does Sen. Jeff Sessions have a a strong recorda on civil rights enforcement?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... Sessions was U.S. attorney, and his name is on the 1983 lawsuit. The lawsuit charged that black voters in Conecuh County, Ala., were harassed and intimidated at the polls. The lawsuit was filed against the county, county election officials and ...

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  10. Sessions is the right pick to be the next attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... one of the first cases filed by the Justice Department to stop the suppression of black voters, U.S. v. Conecuh County. Sessions has almost the perfect professional resume to serve as attorney general, from supervisory experience to practical ...

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  11. Couple reopens Evergreen grocery storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | WTVM

    ... to open it as a Piggly Wiggly, even though the sign hasn't been changed yet. Johnny Andrews, a member of the Conecuh County Commission and the cooperative district, said the two months of uncertainty for the future of the store was hard on the ...

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  12. McHenry, Betty RuthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Betty Ruth McHenry April 20, 1930 - Jan. 01, 2017 Visalia On Sunday January 1, 2017, Betty Ruth McHenry of Visalia passed peacefully and joined her loving daughter, Kimberly. She was born in Conecuh County, Alabama on April 20, 1939.

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  13. 1980s voting-fraud case likely topic at Sessions' hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    ... highlighted his involvement in a separate voting rights case: a 1984 Justice Department consent decree with Conecuh County following allegations that racial epithets were overheard at polling places and only white poll workers were hired. The ...

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  14. 1980s Voting-Fraud Case Likely Topic At Sessions' HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... highlighted his involvement in a separate voting rights case: a 1984 Justice Department consent decree with Conecuh County following allegations that racial epithets were overheard at polling places and that only white poll workers were hired. The ...

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  15. The Left and the Sessions NominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | American Thinker

    ... first anti-voter suppression lawsuit in the history of the Department of Justice,' in the 1983 case U.S. v. Conecuh County , when 'Sessions sued white Conecuh County election officials, including the Chair of the local Republican Party.'" "Sessions ...

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  16. Evergreen, AL Author Publishes Children's BookRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2016 | PR Leap

    ... Church, singing in the choir, and working in children's education. She has also served as secretary for the Conecuh County Cattlemen's Association and for Citizens for a Clean Southwest Alabama. Grandma's Special Reindeer is a 32-page hardcover with ...

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  17. Prep Playoffs: Another long road trip for OakmanRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... playoff game Friday. Thanks to a Hillcrest-Evergreen first-round upset of Opp, Oakman makes the trip to Conecuh County, located between Montgomery and Mobile, to take on the Hillcrest-Evergreen Jaguars (5-6) on Friday night. Oakman (7-4) is in the ...

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  18. Alabama ranks near bottom in science on new national scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... two teachers. Six of those districts said they were short three or more science teachers. Elmore County and Conecuh County said they had the most difficulty, needing seven and five science teachers, respectively. Results from the survey show that ...

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  19. ALEA: Section of I-65 SB near exit 93 (Evergreen) closed following 18-wheeler fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A section of Interstate-65 Southbound near exit 93, Evergreen, will be closed on Saturday due to damage that was caused after an 18-wheeler caught fire. According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, they were notified of a single-vehicle wreck involving an 18-wheeler by Conecuh County 911 at around 3:26 a.m. ALEA says the tractor trailer was fully engulfed in flames on the interstate, which caused both southbound lanes to be closed.

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  20. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | WALA

    ... Grand Bay and has threatened to kill his ex-girlfriend. It was back to school for students in Mobile County, Conecuh County and Escambia County Public Schools in Alabama and students in Escambia County, Florida. It was back to school for students in ...

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