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Equal Justice Initiative Announces Free Screenings of “Just Mercy” in Montgomery

The Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) has announced that there will be four free advance screenings of the new Warner Bros. Pictures’ feature film, Just Mercy on December 20, ahead of its January 10, 2020 release in theaters. The screenings, to be held in Montgomery, are open to the public, but registration is required.   The screenings will be held at…

11 Treated Following Chemical Reaction at Montgomery Business

Montgomery Fire/Rescue is on the scene of a hazmat scene in the 2700 block of Gunter Park Drive. Fire officials say 11 people were treated after a chemical reaction occurred at Kinpak, Inc., a manufacturing facility in Lagoon Park. Three of those were transported to local hospitals for non-life threatening conditions. Capt. Jason Cupps says the chemical reaction occurred when…

Two Killed in Fatal Wednesday Night Montgomery Shooting Identified

The Montgomery Police Department is conducting a double homicide investigation following the Wednesday night shooting deaths of Antuane Daniel Jr., 20, and Dylan White, 20, both of Montgomery. Two other males were also injured in the shooting. On Dec. 4, around 8:45 p.m., MPD and Fire Medics responded to Birchwood Apartments in 500 block of Eastdale Road South after receiving…

Four People Shot, Two Dead in Montgomery Wednesday Night

According to the Montgomery Police Department, four adult males were shot in the 500 block of Eastdale Road South Wednesday night. We’re told two men were pronounced dead on the scene, and one man was transported to a hospital in life-threatening condition. Authorities told us the fourth man went to a local hospital, on his own, with a non-life-threatening gunshot…

Frazer United Methodist Church Lead Pastor to Retire

(Source: Frazer UMC) The lead pastor at a well-known Montgomery church announced this retirement Tuesday. Pastor Larry Bryars told his congregation in an email that his retirement as lead pastor at Frazer United Methodist Church will be effective June 2020. “This has not been an easy decision for me because I love serving the Lord and I love serving the…

Two-Vehicle Crash Claims the Life of a Prattville Man

A Prattville man has died after a two-vehicle crash occurred in Montgomery on Sunday afternoon. According to Montgomery Police Captain Regina Duckett, officers and fire medics responded to Hayneville Road at Pinetree Lane in reference to a crash involving a 2020 Honda Shadow motorcycle and a 1996 Honda Civic around 2:30 p.m. The driver of the motorcycle, Philip Jensen, 39,…

Montgomery Police Identify Victim in Deadly Shooting

The Montgomery Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation following the Thursday evening shooting death of Paul Joyner, 33, of Montgomery and the wounding of an adult female. MPD and Fire Medics responded to the 2800 block of Sixth Street at about 9:35 p.m. Nov. 21, after receiving a report of a subject shot. There, they located Joyner inside a…

Suspect in Z-Mart Gas Station Stabbing Arrested

The Montgomery Police Department has arrested a suspect in the Nov. 18 stabbing death of Paris Clarke, 35, of Montgomery. MPD charged Marcus Johnson, 44, of Montgomery with one count of murder in connection with the stabbing. Johnson was taken into custody by MPD patrol shortly after midnight. Johnson was transported to the Montgomery County Detention Facility where he was…

Extra: Impact Whitewater, Part 1 & 2

Project Catalyst (Source: Montgomery County Commission) It’s been three months since a multi-million dollar Whitewater project was announced for Montgomery.  It’s known as project catalyst, and its design is based on the U.S. National Whitewater Center in North Carolina. In an Alabama News Network Extra, Andrew James travels to Charlotte, North Carolina to see the facility Montgomery leaders are using…

Montgomery Police Searching for Murder Suspect in Ann Street Gas Station Stabbing

1/4Z-Mart Stabbing Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4Z-Mart Stabbing Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4Z-Mart Stabbing Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4Z-Mart Stabbing Show Caption Hide Caption The Montgomery Police Department is currently searching for Marcus Andre Johnson wanted for Murder. Johnson is wanted for a Murder that occurred on November 18. The murder occurred at the Zmart gas station on Ann Street….