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Daphne PD cracking down on vaping/tobacco in schools, issuing citations to students | WPMI

February 19, 2019
DAPHNE, Ala. (WPMI) — Daphne Police are now issuing citations to students caught vaping or using tobacco products on school campuses. Vaping continues to hit all-time highs among teens and it's ushering in national efforts to stop the product from getting in the hands of youth.
Source: Daphne PD cracking down on vaping/tobacco in schools, issuing citations to students | WPMI
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Baldwin County man arrested after video captures road rage incident

February 19, 2019
DAPHNE, Ala. (WKRG) -- A road rage incident was caught on camera where a man could be heard yelling angrily at a driver in a Daphne parking lot. Daphne Police say 37-year-old Delwin Knight was arrested last week after police were shown the video taken by the victim of the road rage. She followed Knight into the parking lot.
Source: Baldwin County man arrested after video captures road rage incident
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“Not our financial responsibility” BCBE files lawsuit in school split with Gulf Shores

February 19, 2019
ROBERTSDALE, Ala. (WKRG) -- The formation of a city school system in Gulf Shores just got a lot more contentious between the city and the Baldwin County Board of Education. The board filed suit Friday against the city school board, the Baldwin County Commission and State Superintendent Eric Mackey over funding, personnel and transportation issues.
Source: "Not our financial responsibility" BCBE files lawsuit in school split with Gulf Shores
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Baldwin County Schools are suing to keep money from Gulf Shores

February 18, 2019
Baldwin County, Ala (WKRG) The Baldwin County Board of education is suing the State Department of Education, Gulf Shores City School District, and the Baldwin County Commission.  The 40-page lawsuit outlines why the Board does not believe they're responsible for providing any additional funds for the Gulf Shores School District set to open at the beginning of next school year.
Source: Baldwin County Schools are suing to keep money from Gulf Shores
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Baldwin Co. / Gulf Shores schools have until Friday to accept final separation agreement | WPMI

February 15, 2019
Baldwin County Superintendent Eddie Tyler and the Baldwin county School Board have until Friday to accept a final separation agreement from the State Presentment of Education, according to a letter sent to both school systems last week.
Source: Baldwin Co. / Gulf Shores schools have until Friday to accept final separation agreement | WPMI
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Former Baldwin County minister accused of sexually abusing children nearly 40 years ago | WPMI

February 14, 2019
A former Baldwin County youth minister is accused of sexually abusing children in South Carolina more than 40 years ago. Robertsdale police say a woman recently came forward alleging 63-year-old Peter Cooper sexually abused her while he was living in the area in 1974.
Source: Former Baldwin County minister accused of sexually abusing children nearly 40 years ago | WPMI
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Yellow Flags and calm seas today

February 13, 2019

What a difference a day makes. The chilly north wind started yesterday and flattened out the Gulf. We are flying yellow flags in Orange Beach today – Wednesday, February 13th.

Posted by Orange Beach Surf Rescue on Wednesday, February 13, 2019

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Baldwin County Deputies using automated license plate readers to keep public safe | WPMI

February 13, 2019
BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WPMI) — Deputies with the Baldwin County Sheriff's Office are using an advanced law enforcement tool to keep roadways and the public safe. Anthony Lowery, Deputy Chief with the Baldwin County Sheriff's Office, said their Special Operations Unit vehicles are outfitted with license plate readers.
Source: Baldwin County Deputies using automated license plate readers to keep public safe | WPMI

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