Lauderdale County Newswire (Page 5)

Lauderdale County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lauderdale County, AL. (Page 5)

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  1. Shooting investigation underway in Lauderdale County; suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office confirmed that a female was shot in the leg and transported to a Shoals area hospital. They tell us the shooting suspect is in custody.

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  2. Florence man convicted of murder will join brother in lifelong prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... serving a life sentence for the killing. "We certainly expected he would get life like his brother," said Lauderdale County District Attorney Chris Connolly. "But, it still brings a great deal of relief -- especially for the family -- after over 16 ...

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  3. Shannon Johnson sentenced to life in prison for Lauderdale County murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Johnson was convicted of beating Keith Barnett, and with his brother, dumping Barnett's body along Highway 17. Barnett was killed in 2000. WHNT News 19 spoke with the Barnett family after the sentence was announced today. You'll hear from them tonight on WHNT News 19 at 5:00 p.m.

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  4. Florence man back from Maryland to face child porn chargesRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 | WAAY

    A man who turned himself in to Maryland authorities is back in Lauderdale County to face hundreds of counts of child pornography possession. Mark Purser of Florence was jailed in the Lauderdale County Detention Center on 573 counts of possession of child pornography.

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  5. Child pornography suspect back in Alabama to face 573 chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... faces up to 20 years imprisonment in connection with each of the Class B felony charges. He is held in the Lauderdale County Detention Center with bail set at $2.865 million. Purser was picked up in Hagerstown, Maryland this weekend by local ...

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  6. Mae MichaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | The Republic

    ... Mae enjoyed playing Yahtzee and watching game shows. She also liked to go fishing. Born on May 5, 1936, in Lauderdale County, Alabama, Mae was the daughter of Larcus M. and Clara Louise Posey Cobb. She married John R. Michael on December 12, 1953, ...

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  7. Kitchen Cops: Two low performersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    FloBama in Florence is a back-to-back Kitchen Cops Low Performer after earning an 84 for their re-inspection, the same score the Lauderdale County Health Department gave them for their previous inspection. The inspector reports finding barbecue meat without date marks to indicate when it was made and when it would expire.

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  8. Body found in corn field identified, man faces murder chargeRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The body of a man found in a Lauderdale County corn field has been identified and authorities have a suspect in the man's death in custody. Lauderdale County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Richard Richey tells WAAY-TV that the body of 29-year-old Justin Kyle Merriner was found Monday, shot to death in a car.

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  9. Homicide investigation off CR 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Lauderdale County Chief Deputy Richard Richey said 29-year-old Justin Kyle Mariner was found dead inside his car in a cornfield off of County Road 41. According to officials, Mariner's wife reported him missing and said her brother, Robert Eugene Hastings needed to go with Mariner to make a drug deal. When Hastings called for her to pick him up her husband was nowhere to be seen and Hastings said the they were in a drug deal that went bad.

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  10. New details released in Lauderdale County murder; suspect appears in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    On the fourth floor of the Lauderdale County Courthouse, Robert Eugene Hastings was called to court Tuesday for an initial appearance. It was on his way back to jail that WHNT News 19 got a chance to ask him a couple of questions.

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  11. LIVE: Lauderdale Co. authorities hold news conference on homicidesRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2017 | WAAY

    The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office will hold a news conference at 10:30 a.m. to discuss two homicide investigations that started Monday. Late Monday afternoon deputies responded to a call of a body in a corn field west of Florence.

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  12. Male body found in Lauderdale County fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Alabama Live

    The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department is conducting a homicide investigation after a body was found in a field Monday afternoon. Chief Deputy Richard Richey said a deputy and a bystander discovered the male body around 3 p.m. on Jackson Road near Cypress Creek.

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  13. Person in custody after body found in corn field west of FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WAAY

    Lauderdale County authorities are working to determine how the body of a 29-year-old man ended up in a corn field. The body was found Monday afternoon on Jackson Road near Cypress Creek, according to Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Richard Richey.

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  14. Body found in corn field west of FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WAAY

    Lauderdale County authorities are working to determine how the body of a 29-year-old man ended up in a corn field.

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  15. Homicide investigation underway in Lauderdale CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Authorities confirmed that a 29-year-old man was found dead in a corn field off Old Jackson Road, north of Florence. WHNT News 19 has a crew at the scene and is working to gather more information on this breaking situation. We will update you with the latest on-air, online, and on our WHNT app.

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  16. Husband suspected of fatally shooting wife, himself in Killen murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Alabama Live

    A Lauderdale County man fatally shot his wife before killing himself this morning at their home in Killen, authorities said.

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  17. Lauderdale County couple killed in reported murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A husband and wife are dead after an alleged murder-suicide in Lauderdale County. Investigators believe the two died late last night or early Monday morning.

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  18. More security cameras being added at the Lauderdale County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | WAAY

    ... at courthouses nationwide. "We haven't had any incidences here, but were not isolated from it," said Lauderdale County Commissioner, William Garner. "We want something to help our local residents feel secure when they come to do business at the ...

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  19. Police: Domestic violence cases rising, victims reporting it moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | WAAY

    Florence police charged Darnell Long with third degree domestic violence, domestic violence strangulation, interference with an emergency call, disorderly conduct, and resisting arrest. He was taken to the Lauderdale County Detention Center and is being held on a $9,000 bond.

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  20. Madison City Schools interviews 2 superintendent finalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... talked about the importance of building relationships with her staff from top to bottom. Gray, the former Lauderdale County superintendent, said her toughest call was closing a school with declining enrollment that was costing the district money. ...

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