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Bay Minette pastor jailed on child sex charges

March 19, 2019
BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WKRG) -- New information tonight about a Bay Minette pastor arrested over the weekend on child sex charges. Sunday morning, the Faith Community Full Gospel Church was without its full-time pastor. Instead, 53-year-old Norman Washington was behind bars at the Baldwin County Jail charged with enticing a child and three other child sex abuse charges.
Source: Bay Minette pastor jailed on child sex charges
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Aspiring tech builders compete in Baldwin County

March 13, 2019
BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WKRG) -- Dozens of kids from around Baldwin County show off their best high tech skills for a chance to advance to statewide competition.  The Baldwin County Technology Student Association competition wrapped up today.  Whether they’re putting a game together or working out a problem, these middle and high school students are challenging each other to be the best tech builders in Baldwin County.
Source: Aspiring tech builders compete in Baldwin County
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Kirk Jay: Life after ‘The Voice’ — airing Sunday after the Grammy Awards

February 09, 2019
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WKRG) -- Bay Minette Native Kirk Jay has no shortage of business following his success on the national singing competition 'The Voice.' "I'm super, super busy now, and I mean, thank God for that," Jay told News 5 when we traveled up to Montgomery to catch up with him. "I mean I went from doing open mics to national TV."
Source: Kirk Jay: Life after 'The Voice' -- airing Sunday after the Grammy Awards
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Bay Minette Crime Report: Most crime down, drug offenses up

February 05, 2019
BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WKRG) -- The Bay Minette Police Department released crime statistics from 2018 Monday. There was a drop in robberies (100 percent), burglaries (44.4 percent), shoplifting (37.5 percent) and assaults (40 percent). However, there was a 210 percent increase in drug offenses. The department believes that is more so due to a crackdown than an increase in drug activity.
Source: Bay Minette Crime Report: Most crime down, drug offenses up
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Little girl who beat cancer is now helping other kids go to college

February 03, 2019
BAY MINETTE, Ala (WKRG) - Using their passion for positivity,  a group of riders got together eight years ago to help a little girl beat cancer. When she did beat that cancer,  they kept riding in her name to send other kids to college. The 8th annual Starla scholarship Ride in Bay Minette was named for Starla Chapman who was there Saturday.
Source: Little girl who beat cancer is now helping other kids go to college
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Investigators arrest Baldwin County man accused of murdering wife, shooting himself in the head | News | fox10tv.com

February 01, 2019
BAY MINETTE, Ala. (WALA) - A Baldwin County man accused of killing his wife and then turning the gun on himself has been arrested on a murder charge. Investigators said Ben Allen, 39, shot and killed his wife, Krystal Hancock, 29, on December 12, 2018, at a home on Eastwood Drive near Bay Minette. After killing Hancock, the sheriff's office said Allen called 911 and then shot himself in the head.
Source: Investigators arrest Baldwin County man accused of murdering wife, shooting himself in the head | News | fox10tv.com

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