2018

Montgomery Man Arrested in 2018 Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges

On Wednesday, May 20, Charles Bennett Salter III, 38, of Montgomery, pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography, announced United States Attorney Louis V. Franklin, Sr. According to court records, in February 2018, an agent from the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) discovered online activity that caused him to suspect Salter was using a file sharing program to obtain images…

Pearl Harbor Day, 2018.

"A Day to Remember"

    The U.S.S. West Virginia after the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii…an event that prompted the U.S. to enter WWII. Almost 2,500 Americans were killed, 1,178 were wounded and 960 were declared missing.      Alabama Heritage magazine published an article profiling some of the Alabamians who were there the day of the attack: The men and women from Alabama…

Execution Date Set for 1995 Murderer

Victim was 15 year old Selma girl...

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Alabama has set an execution date for an inmate sentenced to death for the fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old girl. The Alabama Supreme Court set a Feb. 7 execution date for Dominique Ray. Tiffany Harville disappeared from her Selma home in 1995. Her body was found in a field a month later. Ray was…

Traffic Diversion in Montgomery on Sunday

Crosswalk enhancements

Please be aware that crews are scheduled to complete a pedestrian crosswalk enhancement project on Mulberry Street near the intersection of West Fifth Street this Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. The work will require Mulberry Street to be closed Sunday from 7 a.m. until approximately 9 p.m. Northbound traffic on Mulberry Street will be diverted at East Fifth Street, and southbound…

“#Me Too” impacts Southern Baptist Convention Meeting in Dallas

Keynote speaker backs out

Photo courtesy Baptist Press, Adam Covington   The longtime Baptist minister who had been scheduled to make the keynote address at this week’s Southern baptist Convention meeting in Dallas has decided not to do so, and in fact will not be at the convention for the first time in 66 years. The decision comes after Paige Patterson was fired as…

Mayor Todd Strange Gives Outlook for Montgomery in 2018

Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange is outlining what sees ahead in 2018 for the City of Montgomery.  The following is his video editorial. Categories: Montgomery Metro, News Tags: 2018, Alabama, montgomery, todd strange