Wednesday, June 19 2013 7:34 PM EDT2013-06-19 23:34:37 GMT
The Alabama Department of Public Safety has issued a Missing Child Media Alert after a 2-month-old baby was allegedly taken by a 14-year-old girl early Monday morning from Birmingham. Police say 2-month-oldMore >>
Birmingham Police have confirmed that missing infant De'Anthony Kelly and his abductor, Dor'Sayde Gathright were located in Dallas, Texas Tuesday night, and were taken into custody without incident. More >>
Monday, May 13 2013 12:24 PM EDT2013-05-13 16:24:04 GMT
MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come. According to Marion County Sheriff Berkley Hall, the drug raid is the result of severalMore >>
A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 6:18 PM EDT2013-06-19 22:18:02 GMT
Harrison County Sheriff's deputies are involved in search in the area of Canal Road in Harrison County this afternoon. An official at the Harrison County Sheriff's Department says a deputy pulled someoneMore >>
A witness describes him as a "Skinny Santa" and deputies say he's got white hair and a long beard, but they're not at all talking about old Saint Nick. They're describing a man, who reportedly fled from a deputy during a traffic stop Wednesday morning.
Tuesday, June 18 2013 3:35 PM EDT2013-06-18 19:35:49 GMT
A dog battling cancer managed to hang on long enough to see her owner return from a deployment overseas. According to Jennifer Ralston's YouTube channel, Kermie, an 11-year-old beagle-lab-chow mix, wasMore >>
Kermie, an 11-year-old beagle-lab-chow mix, was diagnosed with oral melanoma just a month after her owner, Eric, was deployed overseas.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 6:53 PM EDT2013-06-19 22:53:07 GMT
The newly-installed fire pits are gone from the beach in Harrison County. Weeks after they were put in, the fire pits had to be removed and sent back to the contractor.More >>
Don't plan on having a bonfire in one of those new concrete fire pits any time soon. That's because the newly-installed fire pits are gone from the beach in Harrison County. Weeks after they were put in, the fire pits had to be removed and sent back to the contractor. The county found out that they just couldn't take the heat.More >>
Shareeka West walked around what
is left of her family home on Thursday, still searching for the right words.
"Like right now I don't know what
to say. It's just. It just hurts," said West.
Pain is all that remains from a
blaze that firefighters told Shareeka and her family started because of a gas
leak and a possible electrical short. No one was home at the time of the fire
but at least 10 lives were turned upside down, including those of six children
who are left with many questions.
"They told me they lost
everything and they don't have anywhere to stay, everything is gone," said
Shareeka and her family say the
devastation is hard to comprehend and that's where organizations like the
American Red Cross come into play, providing necessities like shelter and
clothing. But most of all reassurance that everything will eventually be
"It is really isolating when
you're going through this process. So we want the family to know you will, you
will be resilient in this. You are going to make it and these are some steps
that we can help guide you in that," said Nancy Malone of the Baton Rouge
American Red Cross.
Shareeka and her family did have
rental insurance but the task of rebuilding still looms large, so in the
meantime she plans on remaining strong and answering her children's'
questions the best way she knows how.
"I try to encourage them
everything will be fine. You have your health, your strength, we're alive,"
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