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Russell County Jail Tries E-Cigarettes

Inmates at the Russell County Jail in Phenix City are now able to buy electronic cigarettes.

08/11/2013

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Georgia Man Jailed For Calling 911 On McDonald’s Worker

ALBANY, Ga. (AP/WAOK) — A south Georgia man who spent a night in jail after calling police on a McDonald’s employee says he didn’t know he was abusing the emergency communications system. Lorenzo Riggins said on Wednesday […]

WAOK-AM–08/02/2013

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Ala. Man Accused Of Robbing Bank Waits For Police

Police in one Alabama city didn’t have to go far to find a man suspected of robbing a bank: He was sitting on a bench in the shade of the bank’s awning.

07/09/2013

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Reese Witherspoon Charged With Disorderly Conduct

Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon was arrested on a disorderly conduct charge after a state trooper said she wouldn’t stay in the car while her husband was given a field sobriety test in Atlanta.

04/21/2013

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Do Not Pass Go, Do Not Collect $200!

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White, Fulton County District Attorney has brought up racketeer charges against teachers involved in the APS cheating scandal. Do you think they deserve jail time for cheating on test? […]

WAOK-AM–03/26/2013

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Woman Arrested After Crack ‘Cookie’ Found In Privates

A local woman is facing multiple charges after crack cocaine “cookies” were found in her genitals during a body cavity search.

03/25/2013

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Gospel News: Michael Winans Sentenced!

Have you heard? Michael Winans Jr. of the famous singing Winans Family has been sentence to nearly 14 years in prison for an 8 million dollar financial scam. He sold worthless oil bonds, and many […]

WAOK-AM–03/03/2013

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Ala. Police Jail Released Killer In New Slaying

Police have charged a 25-year-old Birmingham man with murder in a fatal shooting just a few months after the suspect was released from prison on a prior manslaughter conviction.

03/02/2013

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Dear Lorraine: Black Men Need To Be Locked Up For Promiscuity!!

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White we took a moment to have a real life conversation.  Over the past few weeks there has been a lot of controversy around the new reality show “All My […]

WAOK-AM–01/10/2013

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Ala. Judge To Decide In Lawsuit Over HIV-Positive Inmates

It’s up to a federal judge in Montgomery to decide if the Alabama Department of Corrections can continue to isolate inmates who have tested positive for HIV even though the virus is no longer considered a death sentence.

11/19/2012

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