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Man injured in shooting incident

It happened about 2:00 Easter Sunday afternoon on Bragg Street when someone fired at a vehicle in which the victim was sitting. Police were initially unsure if the man was hit by a bullet, or by glass from the shooting.…

Woman Shot Outside Atlanta Highway Walmart

Alabama News Network is on top of Breaking News from Montgomery.   A woman has been shot outside the Walmart Supercenter on Atlanta Highway during an argument.  Montgomery Police tell us her injuries are non-life threatening. Police say suspects have been…

Praying for an End to Violence

Pastor Chauncey Ballard invited member of his Cottage Hills Agape Missionary Baptist Church to meet in prayer this Good Friday, praying for an end to street violence. The small group prayed fervently, expressing confidence it will help end street violence…

Lawmakers to Vote on Lottery Bill Tuesday

Alabama lawmakers are heading toward a vote on lottery legislation. The Senate Tourism and Marketing Committee will vote on a lottery bill Tuesday. Senate President Pro Tempore Del Marsh says his goal is to get a bill before the full…

Senate Approves Bill to Increase School Security

The Alabama Senate on Thursday approved a bill by Senator Tim Melson (R-Florence) to allow local school boards of education to hire retired law enforcement officers to serve as armed school security staff, provided they possess 25 years of experience,…

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Auburn, Coach Bruce Pearl Agree to New 5-year Contract

Auburn and basketball coach Bruce Pearl have agreed to a new five-year contract. The deal announced Friday runs through the 2023-24 season. Auburn didn't release terms. Pearl led the Tigers to their first Final Four and a Southeastern Conference Tournament…

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