A Wicksburg woman is dead and a Newton man behind bars following a shooting in southern Dale County. Sheriff Bryant Mixon says 37-year old Paricia Tomlin died when she was apparently shot to death at a boat landing near Newton. Family members had notified authorities prior to the shooting that they were concerned of Tomlin`s whereabouts. Newton police, a short time later, noticed a truck that the victim was believed to be occupying and followed it to a nearby residents where they found the body Ms. Tomlin installed. 34-year old Christopher Hawthorne has been charged with murder and booked into the Houston County Jail.
Adopt a Pet 5-17-2013
The Dothan Animal Shelter and Save a Pet need your help in placing lovable animals into good homes.
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Unedited: James Reading Seeks Another Term
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House Agriculture Committee Approves New Farm Bill
New five year bill includes cost savings and reforms.
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Floridians are safer today than any time in the last 42 years.
Sessions Applauds Letter On Water Reservoirs
Senator Jeff Sessions issued a statement concerning the use of federal reservoirs.
Memorial Day Brings Lifesaving Seatbelt Warning
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