Tourism on the rise in Montgomery, city leaders say

Montgomery leaders say a rise in tourism is adding money to support the general fund and the city as a whole.

  Mom throws kids from third story of building to save them from fire

Trapped inside on the burning third story was O'Sheana Harrison and her kids, all under the age of 3. Four Des Moines officers are being hailed as heroes for their efforts to save the family.
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  West Virginia man found guilty in infant’s rape, murder; jury recommends no mercy

It took the jury two hours to find the man guilty of multiple charges in the 2016 death of a 10-month-old girl.

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  Butler County Schools prepares plan for budget cuts

  Here’s how LEAD Academy will be different than traditional public schools

  Bomb found at south AL sheriff’s office is evidence in murder case

2 arrested in drug distribution investigation in Selma

AL legislator wants drug testing for SNAP recipients

A state representative from Jackson County wants to deny food stamps or SNAP benefits to anyone who fails a drug test.
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  Wednesday is the last supermoon of 2019, and actually it’s a super worm moon

It's the vernal equinox, a super worm moon - so much happening in the night skies on Wednesday.

Graphic attempted murder case to be tried in federal court

  First Alert: What a week!

  Lee County woman remembers mother who died in Beauregard tornado

  ‘Mama June’ was treated like any other suspect, AL sheriff says

Two Opelika juveniles arrested on robbery charges in Auburn

Massachusetts child rape case fugitive found in Alabama

Man killed in Butler County crash

  Montgomery doctor charged with 26 counts in new indictment

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  WWII soldier’s remains returned home to Utah 74 years after his death

Decades later, a German man, Adolf Hagedorn, found the crash site, and the digging began to find the plane.

SPORTS

  Troy Trojans open spring practice

Auburn earns No. 10 seed, will play BYU in NCAA Tournament

The Auburn Tigers are headed to the NCAA Tournament.

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  Alabama state senator proposes ‘clean’ lottery bill

Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

  BBB: Make sure you get what you pay for with lawn services

Warren in Alabama to wrap up 3-state Southern swing

  Beauregard native donates furniture to help Lee County tornado victims

Beauregard native Shannon Culligan has a total of five storage units packed full of furniture that he’s offering to donate to those affected by the tornado.
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  Officials: Air is safe near newly extinguished Houston-area petrochemical fire

The plume of smoke extended above 4,000 feet on Tuesday and was being carried away on the wind, so the fire is not affecting the surrounding neighborhoods, authorities say.

ALEA issues missing senior alert for Lee County man

  Mom says she was ‘kicked out’ of AL ER for breastfeeding infant

  Machete-wielding clerk fends off knife-wielding suspects at AL gas station

Investigators release photos of burglary suspect who hit same store twice