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(BREAKING: Sunday: 8 p.m.) H. Hines:”the boys are safe,”; Early-morning fire destroys home of Camden State Farm agent

“The boys are safe,” local State Farm agent Hunter Hines, Camden, says he’s at least grateful his two sons were neither harmed nor present during the early A.M. hours Sunday.  Lives still intact, everything from their birth certificates, to sports jerseys, and precious memories like photo albums and toys have been reported “a total loss”,…

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(BREAKING NEWS: 12:49 p.m. Today) Camden man shot twice; Surveillance Tape show’s pistol tucked in Burglar’s waistband during last night’s multi-break-in streak

(BREAKING NEWS FORTHCOMING: TODAY) The following index covers what we know to be FACTS. (More information will be posted as soon as forthcoming information is confirmed) Frank Lambert, Camden, was shot in his home by an unknown suspect. A robbery is believed to have been original motive. At least two shots were fired. Both shots struck…

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Sheriff admits: Release of Felony inmate on Work Detail “was a mistake”

A Wilcox County inmate facing felony charges was spotted taking a smoke break near the front entrance of the Courthouse in downtown Camden Friday afternoon. Once a photo of the man began to circulate Facebook, public outrage inevitably ensued, which resulted in some relentless back-and-forth arguments between local citizens. The man’s name was Steve Stacey.…

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(BREAKING UPDATE: 3:00 p.m.) Murder charges dropped against Stacey last month

Wilcox County Sheriff Ernest Evans spoke to our reporters this morning, and was video-interviewed by WSFA Channel 12 correspondent Bryan Henry at approximately 12:00 this afternoon. During the interview, which will air tonight on WSFA’s nightly news, Sheriff Evans reportedly admitted that Stacey was, in fact, charged with Murder shortly after his arrest 6 months ago.…

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(BREAKING: Monday, 12:15 p.m) Wilcox Sheriff speaks on accidental Work Release of Steve Stacey

Wilcox County Sheriff Ernest Evans spoke to our reporters this morning, and was video-interviewed by WSFA Channel 12 correspondent Bryan Henry at approximately 12:00 this afternoon. During the interview, which will air tonight on WSFA’s nightly news, Sheriff Evans reportedly admitted that Stacey was, in fact, charged with Murder shortly after his arrest 6 months ago.…

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Shooting death of an Alberta man now under investigation

            One man from Alberta is now dead and a woman injured after a shooting early Monday morning. At approximately 1:00 a.m on the 12th of June, local authorities were called out to 227 Holley Lane in Alberta. Curtis Crear, a 50-year-old a black male, 205 lbs, was pronounced dead…

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