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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 >>
Deandre Connell said he was doing homework when a bolt of lightning struck a tree outside the living room window. The current traveled through the ground, blowing him off the couch. (8/19/2014) More >>
Deandre Connell said he was doing homework when a bolt of lightning struck a tree outside the living room window. The current traveled through the ground, blowing him off the couch. (8/19/2014)
Cub Scout in Wood County says he made a rare discovery in his backyard while
working on a science project. Now environmentalists are looking into his
Job Getzinger says he made the discovery of a lifetime. He says he found a rare,
possibly endangered species: a blue spotted salamander.
lifted up a ton of logs, and then I lifted up this one and then I saw it right
there," Job explained. "First I thought it was a snake."
caught the salamander and took it to his mother Tracy, who says she couldn't
believe what he found.
came in with the salamander and he was just so excited," she said. "He just
said, ‘Mom, look what I found!'"
and his mom took pictures of the salamander and called the Ohio Department of
Natural Resources office to report what he found and release it back into the
wild. They're waiting to learn if the species is actually endangered.
gonna come back here a lot more often, looking under these logs coming through
here and I wonder what I'll find," Job said.