(UPDATE: Friday) Man who robbed State Farm still at Large

On May 12th at approximately 11:40am, an African American male about 5’6″ 135 lbs between the age of 18-24 , entered State Farm office on Claiborne St and asked to use the bathroom. After an office representative advised the male there was no public restroom, the man told the employee that  he would take all the cash…

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ESCAPED INMATE found & re-captured less than a mile from prison

The Wilcox Count Sheriff’s office began searching for an inmate who escaped from the Work Release Center on 1780 AL-221 at approximately 3:20 this morning. County Deputies, along with Camden City PD arrived promptly to the facility’s aid. A team of trained search dogs and their handlers began to patrol the the wooded areas surrounding it. That inmate,…

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Camden Baptist Church to hold concert and Yard Sale

  Concert and yard sale hosted by Camden Baptist The Camden Baptist Church will hold a concert of worship and praise on Sunday, May 7th at 6:00 p.m. The group SO FREE, from the University of Mobile will be performing. The public is invited to attend!   CBC Yard Sale   The Camden Baptist Church will…

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Lady Cats headed to Capital City this weekend after HUGE, qualifying win

  Wilcox Softball Team finishes 3rd in Region The Lady Wildcats are on a roll! After pulling off a crucial, qualifying win last weekend against South Choctaw County in the AISA Regional Tournament, the Cats have  earned a last minute bounce into State Tournament contention. The girls will defend their playoff reservations, now, seeded at…

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(BREAKING NEWS: 6: 18) Repeat auto-burglaries at Bridgeport Landing

A sunny riverboat outing turned cloudy for one WA Junior and her family, as yet another automobile was burglarized in broad daylight at Bridgeport Landing in Camden Friday afternoon. Emily Smith, 17, wrapped up a fun-filled afternoon on the river by stepping into a crime scene. At approximately 6:18 PM, she called 9-11 to report…

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(BREAKING NEWS: 5:32 Friday) No injuries in Lower Peach Tree auto-accident

At approximately 4:53 this afternoon, dispatch operators sent medical and law enforcement professionals to a location off County Road 1 in Lower Peachtree. Dispatch reported a single-vehicle accident. Dispatch informed responders with only information he briefed from an OnStar alert and a short phone call from one of the passengers who claimed “everyone had exited…

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(BREAKING NEWS, 4:53 FRIDAY) All passengers safely escape overturned vehicle

At approximately 4:53 this afternoon, dispatch operators sent medical and law enforcement professionals to a location off County Road 1 in Lower Peachtree. Dispatch reported a single-vehicle accident. Dispatch informed responders with only information he briefed from an OnStar alert and a short phone call from one of the passengers who claimed “everyone had exited…

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