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Flipping off the news, and reality itself

Folks, this is one of those days where I just want to kick back and relax and tinker with nature. I believe I’ve discovered a way to turn my remote control into an alternate-reality transport device, so it’s time to see if this works. 482 more words

Humor

Exploring Alto Cemetery in Half Moon Wildlife Management Area

This old cemetery is located at Half Moon Wildlife Management Area in Sumter County. Known as Alto Cemetery it was part of a lost town called Alto in the late 1800’s. 183 more words

Ghost Towns Of Florida

Black Matriarch Stabs Her Black King In An Argument

AMERICUS, GA (WALB) –
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

Local News

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

Local News

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

News

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

Nature