Rise to the moment of truth Saturday, August 13, 2022


Kidnapping victim located in Montgomery, suspect in custody

CrimeStoppers of Central Alabama confirmed a kidnapping suspect out of Montgomery was captured Tuesday after a search for him and the unidentified victim.

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'If I have anything to do with it, we will': State Sen. Chambliss envisions four-lane U.S. 82 from Montgomery to Tuscaloosa

During an interview that aired on Montgomery radio NewsTalk 93.1's "Straight Talk," Chambliss discussed the prospects of a completed four-lane route connecting Montgomery and Tuscaloosa after updating listeners on progress made to the U.S. Highway 82 route near and around Prattville.

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Shooting outside Sam’s Club in Montgomery left one dead, police arrest suspect

A shooting outside a Sam’s Club in Montgomery left one man dead, and police have taken a suspect into custody.

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Proponents of School Choice Rally at AL State House

Roughly 200 students, teachers and policymakers gathered outside the entrance to the Alabama State House on Tuesday in support of school...

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Experts believe there are 6,000 human trafficking victims each day in Alabama

The Eighth Annual Human Trafficking Summit was held on Friday at the Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center in Montgomery. Human trafficking...

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Former state lawmaker wants state to increase bond for violent offenders

Former State Rep. Perry O Hooper (R-Montgomery) is asking the legislature and the courts to increase the bail requirements for violent...

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Alabama Republican Party to host 2022 primary qualifying day in Montgomery

The Alabama Republican Party will host an in-person qualifying day in Montgomery for the 2022 Alabama Republican Primary on Wednesday....

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Christmas Spirit Shines Brightly Throughout Alabama

By Amanda E.H. Pritchard   If you’re looking to make your spirits merry and bright…Alabama’s got you covered! From fantastically festive...

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Today is Rosa Parks Day

By Brandon Moseley On this day in 1955, Rosa Parks, a Black seamstress, refused to give up her seat in the front of a Montgomery bus...

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AG Marshall announces arrest of Montgomery school employee in fraud investigation

  By Craig Monger   Attorney General Steve Marshall announced the arrest of Brenda Palmer, a former interim chief financial officer...

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ALEA issues missing person report for Montgomery man

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency has issued a Missing Person Alert for Clarance Dixon. According to ALEA, Dixon left his residence...

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NATIONAL BULLYING PREVENTION MONTH: Mom continues fight against bullying after losing son to suicide

By Erica Thomas October is National Bullying Prevention Month and in Alabama, school systems are required to adopt and abide by policies...

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Alabama pastor running for governor doesn't believe in vaccine; Wants changes for school choice

By Brandon Moseley Republican gubernatorial candidate Dean Odle addressed a gathering by Alabama Liberty Action on the steps of Alabama’s...

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Community outpour of support following death of beloved Alabama pediatrician

By Craig Monger The city of Montgomery said farewell to a beloved physician and friend. Dr. Jeffrey Simon was a pediatrician in Montgomery...