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Black Matriarch Stabs Her Black King In An Argument

An Americus woman is in jail accused of stabbing her boyfriend.

Zethalyn Howard, 35, is charged with aggravated assault and possessing a dangerous weapon.

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The Black Matriarchy

Former Sumter County Sheriff arrested; facing human trafficking charge

SUMTER COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Former Sumter County Sheriff Tyrone Clark is facing 10 criminal charges including human trafficking.

Clark was removed from his role of sheriff in July for corruption and neglect of duty. 96 more words

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Sumter County woman speaks out after 4 family members shot

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — Standing outside of DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa, Shamekia Armstrong, 21, stood next to her 13-year-old brother.

His right hand was wrapped in bandages. 456 more words

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Alabama Supreme Court presides over sheriff's impeachment

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama sheriff went on trial Monday before the Alabama Supreme Court on impeachment charges including corruption and neglect of duty. 206 more words


Poinsett State Park

I didn’t expect the terrain to be so hilly here. Driving up to an overlook (yes, this park has an overlook), you can see for miles. 283 more words


Man dies in single vehicle crash in Sumter County

EMELLE, Ala. (WIAT) — A single-vehicle crash at 12:15 a.m. on Saturday claimed the life of Elijah Nathan Davis, 28, of Demopolis, according to a release from ALEA. 75 more words


Rising to the occasion in politics, among other things *wink wink*

There has been a great deal of consternation in the world recently, such as the use of words such as “consternation” in sentences.  As many of you go about your daily business, such as attempting to not walk across the sets of weather anchors who playing Pokemon GO, there is an issue which must be addressed immediately and with all deliberate force – political openness and how it relates to the pending rise of the sex robots. 436 more words