Alabama

Doug Jones wins tight race against Roy Moore

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (NBC News) – Democrat Doug Jones pulled off a political upset Tuesday, beating Republican Roy Moore in the hotly contested Alabama Senate race. He’s the first Democrat to flip the state’s Senate seat in more than two decades. Moore is …

Alabama candidates cast their ballots

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (NBC News) – Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones cast their votes Tuesday morning in the election that will determine which one of them will be the next U.S. Senator for Alabama. Former U.S. Attorney Doug Jones is trying …

Man stages “police chase” marriage proposal

Mobile, Ala. (WPMI/CNN Newsource)– Daiwon McPherson and Shawna Blackmon first met back in 2010. They’ve shared some of life’s most precious moments, but like any relationship, it eventually reached a breaking point. Daiwon said, “I thought it was over with, I thought …

Alabama boy shoots burglar

Talladega, Ala. (WVTM) — 11-year-old Chris Gaither was home alone Wednesday morning when he heard a noise. Someone had broken into his Talladega, Alabama home and walked upstairs. Gaither said he was scared, but wanted to be prepared so he grabbed a …

Man proposes, drops ring in water

Mobile, Ala. — Greg and Sara both moved to mobile in the past year. By chance, or by fate, they met. Sara said, “A friend introduced us. He was new to the town, I was new to town, and so we talked …

Disturbing video triggers mom’s arrest

Mobile County, Ala. (WPMI) — An Alabama toddler has been placed in foster care after a video showing the boy’s mother apparently high on synthetic marijuana went viral. The Mobile County Sheriff’s Office arrested Lauren Brooke Englett, 18, after she was recorded …

Missing boy found 13 years later

Cleveland, Ohio — (WKYC) A child who was reported missing 13 years ago in Alabama was found in Cleveland on Monday. On October 30 the Cleveland Division of the FBI received information that Julian Hernandez, a child abducted in 2002, was living …