Escapee captured after West Alabama manhunt Click here for the story, videos and photos

At Moundville City Council meeting
MES SGA visits; VFD and Water Dept. getting new trucks
At Hale County Board of Education
Board hires drug dog company; state superintendent selects Pickens for advisory board
Ala. AG files lawsuits against bingo operations, including those in Greene County
Keeping up the fight against cancer
Aubre Hunter from GMS honored with Character in Action Award
Hurricane Nate roars in over the weekend with wind, rain

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