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    Alabama state representative arrested in Lee County on perjury charges

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    Felix Barry Moore, a representative from the 91st District in the Alabama House of Representatives, has been arrested for felony perjury and providing false statements, acting state attorney general W. Van Davis announced. More>>

    Russell County deputy arrested for drug trafficking Video included

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    Deputy Brandon Williams found in possession of synthetic marijuana and steroids, Sheriff Heath Taylor says.

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    Eufaula Avenue expansion possibility angers residents Video included

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    Some folks in Eufaula are upset with the Alabama Department of Transportation. They say the state wants to widen the historic Eufaula Avenue, which you might know from the many antebellum homes that line the highway.   More>>

    Democratic candidates for U.S. senate seat face off Video included

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    3 democratic candidates, running for the soon to be open U.S. senate seat in Georgia, faced off Wednesday evening in a live debate at CSU's Riverside Theater Complex. Doctor Branko Radulovacki, former state senator Steen Miles, and Columbus resident, Todd Robinson went head to head. The 4th candidate, Michelle Nunn, did not participate. More>>

    Amber Alert issued for 2-year-old girl from Mississippi

    Police are searching for (pictured left to right) Donald Boyd Harris, Maliah Harris and Allison Studdard. Police are searching for (pictured left to right) Donald Boyd Harris, Maliah Harris and Allison Studdard.
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    A 7-month-old Mississippi infant is dead and Lowndes County authorities continue to search for her sibling.
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    On-Demand: Democratic debate for Georgia's US Senate seat Video included

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    Watch as candidates for Georgia's United States Senate seat debate in Columbus. More>>

    News 3 Midday 4/24/14

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    Watch News 3 Midday each weekday at Noon ET and 11 a.m. CT. More>>

    10th defendant seeks to plead guilty in dog fights

    A 10th defendant has filed court papers seeking to plead guilty in a multi-state dog fighting investigation headquartered in Alabama. More>>

    Tuskegee-Morehouse Classic to stay in Columbus

    An agreement has been reached to keep the Tuskegee-Morehouse Classic, a football rivalry game held for nearly eight decades, in the west Georgia city of Columbus. More>>

    Name of Seale murder victim released Video included

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    Eric Tunnell Anderson, 23, was found dead in a trailer home Tuesday afternoon, according to Sheriff Taylor. Taylor tells News 3 that Anderson was renting a trailer home on Avalon Circle in Seale. More>>

    Columbus electricity restored after brief power outage

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    An estimated 2,500 Georgia Power customers briefly lost power Wednesday after an equipment malfunction. More>>

    Deal signs bill expanding gun rights in Georgia

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    Gov. Nathan Deal has signed legislation expanding where people with licenses to carry can bring their guns in Georgia. More>>

    More guilty pleas planned in dog fighting probe

    Eight of the 14 people arrested in a multi-state dog fighting investigation have filed court papers saying they want to plead guilty. More>>

    Lee County authorities recover $25,000 in stolen items

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    Opelika man Tevin Stinson, 20, has been arrested in connection with $25,000 of stolen items, according to a news release by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.Lee and Troup County Sheriff’s Investigators searched Stinson’s home on Bull Durham Street in Opelika and found multiple firearms, flat screen televisions, gaming systems, compound bows with arrows, jewelry and other electronic devices. The majority of the property was determined to have been reported stolen during multiple burglaries in A... More>>

    Auburn University offering reward after campus threats Video included

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    Auburn University's Haley Center has been temporarily evacuated after a bomb threat, according to an emergency message posted on the school's Web site.Surrounding buildings are not affected. The public is advised to avoid Haley Center until further notice.**This is a developing story. Stay with WRBL.com and News 3 for updates. More>>

    Opelika police looking for man using counterfeit bills

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    Opelika police are searching for aman who made purchases using counterfeit money.On March 22, the suspect made two separate purchases at Target using two $100 counterfeit bills. Loss prevention officers reported the man.He is described as a black male, about 5'8" weighing around 180 pounds.Anyone who has any information about this case is asked to call the Opelika Police Department Investigative Services Division at (334) 705-5220 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665. More>>

    Suspect wanted for 24th St shooting

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    Columbus police are searching Kenderrick MarquiseHill for Aggravated Assault in connection with a Saturday shootingat 24th Streetand 14th Avenue that sent a man and woman to the hospital.Hill is considered armed and dangerous.Police say he is 6'2" and weighs 180 pounds. He has multiple tattoos including tear drops beneath his right eye, the word "thug" on his right arm and the word "Barbara" on his left arm. He also has a scar on the right sidehis forehead.Anyone with information should call ... More>>

    On-Demand: Watch the Columbus mayoral debate Video included

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    Video clips from the 2014 mayoral debate between Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and Colin Martin.
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    Early voting for May 20 primary begins April 28

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    Early voting for the May 20 primary elections begin Monday, April 28. There are a number of locations you can visit to vote in Muscogee County. Their hours vary, so we have listed all the information for you below:04/28/2014 - 05/16/2014 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,FCity Services Center 3111 Citizens Way Columbus, GA 31906 04/28/2014 - 05/16/2014 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM, Days: M,Tu,W,Th,F Columbus Baptist Association 3679 Steam Mill Road Columbus, GA 31906 04/28/2014 - 05/16/2014 11:00 AM - ... More>>

    AL Driver License services to go down for database conversion

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    The Alabama Department of Public Safety’s Driver License Division has scheduled a database conversion the last weekend of April.The conversion willaffect all systems, including online services, which will be shut down from 5 p.m. Fri.,April 25, to 8 a.m. Wed., April 30. During that time, Driver License examining offices across the state will be unable to issue, renew or reinstate driver licenses and non-driver ident... More>>

    • Web Poll

    • Who do you think won the Columbus debate featuring candidates for US Senate?

    • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

      Dr. Branko Radulovacki
      29%
      5 votes
      Steen Miles
      47%
      8 votes
      Todd Robinson
      24%
      4 votes
    • Note: Michelle Nunn was not in attendance
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    • Democratic candidates for U.S. senate seat face off

      Democratic candidates for U.S. senate seat face off

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:27:16 GMT
      3 democratic candidates, running for the soon to be open U.S. senate seat in Georgia, faced off Wednesday evening in a live debate at CSU's Riverside Theater Complex. Doctor Branko Radulovacki, former state senator Steen Miles, and Columbus resident, Todd Robinson went head to head. The 4th candidate, Michelle Nunn, did not participate.
      3 democratic candidates, running for the soon to be open U.S. senate seat in Georgia, faced off Wednesday evening in a live debate at CSU's Riverside Theater Complex. Doctor Branko Radulovacki, former state senator Steen Miles, and Columbus resident, Todd Robinson went head to head. The 4th candidate, Michelle Nunn, did not participate.
    • On-Demand: Democratic debate for Georgia's US Senate seat

      On-Demand: Democratic debate for Georgia's US Senate seat

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-04-24 00:16:02 GMT
      Watch as candidates for Georgia's United States Senate seat debate in Columbus.
      Watch as candidates for Georgia's United States Senate seat debate in Columbus.
    • Submit your questions for the Democratic U.S. Senate Debate

      Submit your questions for the Democratic U.S. Senate Debate

      Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:53:13 GMT
      Submit your questions for the democratic candidates for Georgia's open U.S. senate seat.
      Submit your questions for the democratic candidates for Georgia's open U.S. senate seat.
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    • Eufaula Avenue expansion possibility angers residents

      Eufaula Avenue expansion possibility angers residents

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:17 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:17:07 GMT
      Some folks in Eufaula are upset with the Alabama Department of Transportation. They say the state wants to widen the historic Eufaula Avenue, which you might know from the many antebellum homes that line the highway.  
      Some folks in Eufaula are upset with the Alabama Department of Transportation. They say the state wants to widen the historic Eufaula Avenue, which you might know from the many antebellum homes that line the highway.  
    • Russell County deputy arrested for drug trafficking

      Russell County deputy arrested for drug trafficking

      Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:46:33 GMT

      Deputy Brandon Williams found in possession of synthetic marijuana and steroids, Sheriff Heath Taylor says.

      Deputy Brandon Williams found in possession of synthetic marijuana and steroids, Sheriff Heath Taylor says.

    • April Mugshots

      April Mugshots

      Thursday, April 10 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-04-10 15:54:25 GMT

      April arrests made in the Upstate and western North Carolina.

      April arrests made in the Upstate and western North Carolina.

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    • After court drama, Oklahoma to have 2 executions

      After court drama, Oklahoma to have 2 executions

      Thursday, April 24 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:55:23 GMT
      The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled that two death row inmates are not entitled to know the source of the drugs that will be used to kill them, putting them back on track to be executed as early as next week.
      Two condemned inmates at the center of Oklahoma's now-resolved legal confusion will be put to death Tuesday, the state's first double execution since 1937.
    • NRA seeks universal gun law at national meeting

      NRA seeks universal gun law at national meeting

      Thursday, April 24 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:44:41 GMT
      The National Rifle Association's annual meeting is bringing a renewed push for a law requiring all 50 states to recognize concealed carry gun permits from other states.
      The National Rifle Association's annual meeting is bringing a renewed push for a law requiring all 50 states to recognize concealed carry gun permits from other states.
    • Chicago doctor among those killed in Afghanistan

      Chicago doctor among those killed in Afghanistan

      Thursday, April 24 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:04:42 GMT
      A family member says one of the three American doctors killed when an Afghan security guard opened fire at a Kabul hospital was a pediatrician from Chicago.
      A family member says one of the three American doctors killed when an Afghan security guard opened fire at a Kabul hospital was a pediatrician from Chicago.
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