Thursday, December 18, 2014

West Alabama Newsroom

Search for 'Armed and Extremely Dangerous' Suspect Continues in Selma
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Selma police continue to search for a robbery suspect they say is armed and extremely dangerous.

Faith Matters: Hanukkah the Festival of Lights
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Jewish people around the world are celebrating Hanukkah. The Festival of Lights is an eight-day celebration of faith, miracles and victory.

Perry Co. Man Charged With Rape of Underage Family Member
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- A Perry County man is behind bars charged with the rape of an underage female family member.

Selma Police Search for Armed and Dangerous Robbery Suspect
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Selma Police are trying to catch a robbery suspect that they say is armed - and extremely dangerous.

Major Upgrade Underway at Confederate Memorial Circle in Selma
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- A construction project underway at a historic cemetery in Selma is transforming a 135 year old confederate memorial site -- in preparation for the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Selma.

Selma Protesters Demand Release of Deadly Police Shooting Video
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- A Selma activist is leading a protest demanding the release of video of a deadly police shooting and those rallying are taking a cue from protests in cities around the country.

Mother Charged After Baby Found in Trash Can in Perry County
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- A Perry County woman is facing an attempted murder charge after authorities say she gave birth to a newborn baby then dumped it in the trash.

Newborn Baby was Found in a Trash Can
Authorities in Perry county say a newborn baby was found in a trash can.

Annual Holiday House Underway in Downtown Selma
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- The annual Holiday House arts and crafts gift sale is underway in downtown Selma.

Selma Protest Seeks Video of Police Shooting
Demonstrators in Selma want access to the video of a 2013 police shooting that killed a 74-year-old man.