Area News

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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WILCOX CO. OFFICER struck with Methamphetamine needle during arrest

(BREAKING NEWS— suspects arrested for Marijuana Possession Thursday also had crystal methamphetamine—-)   New info regarding Thursday’s drug arrest has been released. One County officer was forced to undergo blood-testing after being  pricked by an un-capped needle used for the intravenous injection of Crystal Methamphetamine. The incident occurred Thursday evening, while the inflicted officer was…

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(BREAKING: 10:30 a.m. Monday) Drug Bust in Wilcox; Names released today

PRESS RELEASE -FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL DRUG AND WARRANT ROUND-UP The 4th Judicial Circuit Drug Task Force has been conducting an undercover drug operation in Wilcox County for the last thirty-two months resulting in several state and federal drug and gun cases. On Friday April 07, 2017 in the early morning hours Drug Task Force Agents…

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“Big Daddy” Lawler broadcasts from RCSP; discussions with Wendy Smith, Ashley Pruitt

James “Big Daddy” Lawler, host of outdoor morning radio show “Gettin Outdoors with Big Daddy Lawler” (www.gettinoutdoorsradio.com) really got outdoors Saturday morning. Big Daddy, Rusty Godbold, Jimmy Brock, and the crew broadcasted live from the Pavilion at Roland Cooper State Park to talk to park managers, to discuss future plans, and to confirm some rumored…

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(BREAKING NEWS: Thursday 8:50) Grove Hill Man dies inside vehicle

A Grove Hill man lost his life today after a tragic highway accident. Pine Hill PD, volunteer firemen, the Wilcox County sheriffs department, AL State Troopers, and medical personnel arrived at the scene of the crash on Highway 5, just A few miles north of the Pine Hill intersection. They found the crashed remains of…

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