Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:35:47 GMT
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstMore >>
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.More >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident. As a car switches lanes, a motorcyclist slams into the vehicle's rear bumper. The motorcyclists is launched into the air, flips andMore >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident.More >>
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:10:07 GMT
The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
This week's primary election is being characterized by
some as a surprise.
It looks a lot more like a slap in the collective faces
of the traditional political power brokers. The two candidates still
standing are Independents. Neither was endorsed by the Democratic Party.
The unions galvanized behind someone else, and The Blade-endorsed
candidate fretted, fizzled and faded.
The city council results also supported Independents over
party regulars. There must be some vigorous head-scratching taking place
as the voting is analyzed. The political sages are offering up the
requisite ‘coulda, shoulda, woulda,' but that won't change a thing.
There is a lot of talk about what went wrong. The