Sunday, August 30, 2015

South Alabama Newsroom

Police Make Arrest in Opp Shooting
The Opp Police Department has arrested one man in connection to a Sunday morning shooting.

South Alabama Electric Co-Op Warns of Possible Scam
South Alabama Electric Cooperative has a warning about a potential scam affecting members of the co-op.

Greenville Police Address Movie Theatre Safety in the Wake of Shootings in Louisiana, Tennessee
Greenville police say they're working to make sure that moviegoers stay safe in the wake of recent movie theatre shootings in Louisiana and in Tennessee.

Alabama State Sales Tax Holiday Underway Through Sunday
The annual state sales tax holiday weekend runs from Friday, August 7, through Sunday, August 9, on back-to-school and other items.

Training Held for an Active Shooter Crisis in Butler County Schools
Law enforcement officers in Butler County are training themselves on what they should do if there were ever an active shooter situation in a school.

Alabama Leads the Nation in Lightning Deaths in 2015
According to federal weather officials, Alabama has had more lightning deaths so far in 2015 than any other state.

Body of Butler County Man Found in Freezer
Butler County Sheriff's deputies need your help finding a missing man.

500 lb Andalusia Man Makes National News for Weight Loss Success
A 500 pound Zaxby's employee from Andalusia is making national news for his weight loss success.

One Person is Dead After a Fatal Car Crash
A Greeenville teenager is dead after a single car accident in Butler County.

Greenville Officials Remember Councilman
The city of Greenville is mourning the loss of a long-time member of the city council.