Geneva County Newswire (Page 2)

Geneva County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Geneva County, AL. (Page 2)

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  1. More details released in officer involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Washington County News

    A deputy with the Holmes County Sheriff's Office attempted to conduct a traffic stop after observing a truck run a stop sign in the area of Main Street in Noma around 4 p.m. A check of the truck's license plate revealed the tag was assigned to another vehicle. The driver, later identified as Travis Wood, 20, of Esto, began to lead the deputy on a chase that crossed several miles over the state line into Geneva County, Alabama and back into Noma.

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  2. Suspect killed in officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    The Holmes County Sheriff's Office is not releasing many details at this time, but they are telling us that on Tuesday, Sheriff's deputies initiated a chase leading into Geneva County, Alabama and back into Holmes County.

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  3. 'Tenacious and caring': WCN editor rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Washington County News

    Former Washington County News Editor Cheryl Withrow, who passed away in Michigan at age 64 on March 28, is being remembered by the community this week. Withrow, who served as editor for several years during the 2000s, was known for her giving nature, as well as for her fearlessness.

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  4. Suspect fatally shot in pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Washington County News

    Holmes County Sheriff's Office confirmed a deputy chased a suspect from Holmes County north over the state line for several miles into Geneva County, Ala. The chase returned to Holmes County, where gunshots were fired in Noma.

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  5. Pastors in Geneva push for evacuation sheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... mobile homes, people in cabins, people in structures that just can't take up to bad weather," said Misty Wise, Geneva County EMA director. "Alabama is probably one of the worst places for disasters in the country. Within the state of Alabama, lower ...

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  6. Vote for Best Dressed at 2016 Mr. and Miss Basketball banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Alvin Briggs of the AHSAA presents Lacy Stafford of Geneva County with the 2A girls player of the year award Wednesday, April 6, 2016, during the Alabama Sports Writers Association's Mr. and Miss Basketball banquet at the RSA Activities Center in Montgomery, Ala. The Biggest guy at Wednesday's event came ready to earn Best Dressed with tailored suit.

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  7. Mr. Basketball John Petty, Miss Basketball Jasmine Walker headline ASWA Super 5 squadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... Petty, Walker, Madison Academy's Josh Langford, Wenonah's Kaitlyn Rodgers, Lauderdale County's Emma Wallen and Geneva County's Lacy Stafford. "This is the best way for my career to end," said Stafford, the two-time Girls Class 2A Player of the Year. ...

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  8. Geneva County recovering from floodingRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Flood recovery efforts are underway in Geneva County after the abundance of rain flooded homes and closed a dozen roads last week. "I can't continue living here going through the trials and tribulations and the ups and downs and all the turn arounds every time when you see rain," Dianne Smith said.

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  9. Shooting leaves 1 injured at Enterprise loungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... fire it multiple times. Detectives found the handgun while processing the scene. It was reported stolen out of Geneva County, investigators confirmed.

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  10. 2 rescued in south Alabama after house washes away in flood watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Alabama Live

    The Geneva County Sheriff's Office rescued two people on Saturday after their home was swept away in the flood water.

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  11. Road closures announced for Geneva CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | WTVY Dothan

    We evaluated the bridge on 75, Coffee Spring, and we are closing it. Also C.R. 40, at double bridges creek, we are closing that as well.

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  12. Geneva Co. Sheriff's Office releases sketch drawing of home invasion suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Geneva County Sheriff's Office has released a sketch drawing of one of the suspects in a violent home invasion that sent the homeowners to the hospital. In the description of the sketch, authorities say the suspect is between 6' and 6'2" and between 215 to 230 pounds.

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  13. Auburn HS students collect Vietnam Veteran's stories for Library of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... family, but donated to the Library of Congress as a contribution to their Veterans History Project. The Geneva County Sheriff's Office has released a sketch drawing of one of the suspects in a violent home invasion that sent the homeowners to the ...

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  14. Coffee Springs Prescription Drug Take Back EventRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2016 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    from 10 am to 2 pm, the Geneva County Sheriff's Office and SpectraCare Health Systems will give the public an opportunity to prevent prescription drug abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted ...

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  15. Five arrested in robbery, pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | WTVY Dothan

    ... from Daleville, AL. The victims were Kevin Michael Barr, 27, of Daleville, AL and Laura Jade Obryan, 19, of Geneva County. Barr and Obryan began a pursuit in a vehicle driven by Andrew Bradley West that involved gunfire. It ended that ended when the ...

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  16. Geneva Co. Home Invasion RewardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | WTVY Dothan

    ... UE TO THE GENEROSITY OF RESIDENTS AND BUSINESS OWNERS... IF ANYONE HAS INFORMATION ON THE CASE..., CONTACT THE GENEVA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE AT 684-5660....

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  17. Reward increased to $12K for info in Geneva County home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... for anyone who comes forward with information, leading to an arrest and conviction. The case began after two Geneva County residents had to be taken to the hospital following a violent home invasion Wednesday. It occurred at a home on Steven Ferry ...

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  18. Geneva Co. Home Invasion UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | WTVY Dothan

    GENEVA COUNTY SHERIFF TONY HELMS SAYS HIS OFFICE ALONG WITH LOCAL AND STATE AGENCIES CONTINUE TO TRACK LEADS IN WEDNESDAY NIGHT'S HOME INVASION SOUTH OF SAMSON. AN ELDERLY, WELL KNOWN SAMSON BUSINESSMAN AND HIS WIFE WERE HOME AT THEIR RURAL RESIDENCE ON STEPHEN FERRY ROAD NEAR THE FLORIDA LINE.

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  19. Reward offered after elderly couple assaulted, robbed in home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... and robbed them. Now, a reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for the arrest and conviction of the suspects. Geneva County Sheriff Tony Helms says the home invasion happened between 7:30 and 8:20 p.m. at a home off Highway 87 south of Samson in ...

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  20. Slocomb Teen Manslaughter PleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | WTVY Dothan

    IN A GENEVA COUNTY COURTROOM TODAY, 17-YEAR-OLD JOSHUA HAIRE PLED GUILTY TO MANSLAUGHTER STEMMING FROM A DEADLY GAME OF GUN PLAY: LAST APRIL AT A SLOCOMB HOME, AUTHORITIES SAY JOSHUA HAIRE FATALLY SHOT A HANDGUN KILLING 26-YEAR-OLD DEMETRIUS FRYER OF ABBEVILLE. THE TWO REPORTEDLY WERE GOOD FRIENDS WHEN HAIRE SHOT THE VICTIM IN THE CHEST.

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