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  • Colbert County Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of Child

    Posted on: 12:40 pm, March 18, 2014, by and

    COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – The Colbert County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a case of sexual abuse involving a child...
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    Kenneth Peters (Photo: Colbert County Sheriff's Office)
  • UNA Trustees Begin Search For New School President

    Posted on: 6:00 pm, March 17, 2014, by , updated on: 03:13pm, March 17, 2014

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – A nine-year tenure as president of the University of North Alabama is coming to an end...
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    UNA President William Cale
  • Lauderdale County Man Charged in Double Murder

    Posted on: 3:18 pm, March 17, 2014, by , and , updated on: 09:08pm, March 17, 2014

    LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A man is charged with two counts of capital murder in Lauderdale County. Mark Edwin...
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    Mark Edwin Montgomery (Photo: Lauderdale County Detention Center)
  • Warrant Issued In Overnight Florence Robbery

    Posted on: 5:12 pm, March 14, 2014, by and

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Warrants have been issued against Lashawn Marquiz Ingram, 32, of Florence in connection to an overnight...
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    Lashawn Marquiz Ingram (Photo: Florence PD)
  • Surveillance Pictures: Florence Quik Stop Robbery

    Posted on: 3:31 pm, March 14, 2014, by

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Police in Florence are searching for a masked robber who hit a convenience store early Friday...
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  • Lauderdale Gun Shop Owner Remains in Disbelief After Burglary

    Posted on: 3:13 pm, March 14, 2014, by

    LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Authorities continue to search for at least two men involved in a sporting goods store...
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    Surveillance Picture of Burglary At White's Trading Post in Greenhill.
  • Florence Police Search For Accused Computer Theives

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, March 13, 2014, by , updated on: 10:22pm, March 13, 2014

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – In this week’s Shoals Area Crime Stoppers report, Florence Police are searching for two men and...
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  • Thieves Smash Glass, Steal Dozens of Guns from Shoals Hunting Supply Store

    Posted on: 4:04 pm, March 13, 2014, by

    LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Dozens of guns are missing from a Lauderdale County hunting supply store. Authorities are releasing...
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    Photo of broken glass inside the store. (Carter Watkins/WHNT News 19)
  • Shoals Delegation Hitting The Road For Job Recruitment

    Posted on: 6:00 pm, March 12, 2014, by , updated on: 03:46pm, March 12, 2014

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Some Shoals leaders are packing their bags and grabbing their passports for an upcoming recruitment trip....
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    Florence Mayor Mickey Haddock
  • Shoals Woman Charged After Newborn Tests Positive for Marijuana

    Posted on: 10:22 am, March 12, 2014, by

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Police have arrested a Shoals woman after her newborn child tested positive for marijuana. According to...
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    Debra Gail Keeton Lawrence (Photo: Florence Police Dept.)
  • UPDATE: Florence Woman Shot, Boyfriend Arrested

    Posted on: 12:39 pm, March 11, 2014, by and , updated on: 04:15pm, March 11, 2014

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Florence Police are investigating a shooting at 409 1/2 Winona Street. Officers say a 41-year-old woman...
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    Photo of home on Winona Street in Florence where the shooting happened. (Carter Watkins/WHNT News 19)
  • Shoals Animal Rescue Opens Their Own Shelter

    Posted on: 6:00 pm, March 10, 2014, by , updated on: 02:37pm, March 10, 2014

    LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Two months after being banned from the Florence Animal Shelter, the founder of an animal...
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