MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Kids and sport came together this weekend to raise funds for childhood cancer research.
Alex's Lemonade Softball Tournament was held Saturday, October 26 at West Mobile park.
One parent whose daughter survived cancer said, research is crucial to finding a cure.
"Well my daughter was diagnosed with leukemia when she was three. She went through three years of cancer treatment and she has been off treatment for two years and we need a lot more research and funding to cure childhood cancers."
Upchurch's daughter also played in the tournament, she was number 17
Alex's Lemonade is a National Childhood Cancer Foundation.
The annual tournament includes 35 teams from Southern Alabama and Mississippi.
The trial for Giuseppe Pino LoPorto continues today in Baldwin County. LoPorto, now 80-years-old, faces several sex abuse charges against a child dating back to the early 90s.
FOX10 News has learned William "Eddie" Patrick, captain of Mobile's First police precinct, has been demoted following an internal investigation.
The Mobile Jaycees announce the members of the 2014-15 Azalea Trail Court.
Pastor of Lifeway Community Church Mike McPherson says thieves stole presents that would have been given to needy children.
A man who bought a bicycle three weeks ago finds out it was originally stolen, according to the original owner who reported it missing in October.
If you were in the Foley area Thursday, you may have seen a helicopter, police and K-9 units. That’s because a store in Foley was robbed this morning at gunpoint. Eventually, the search was called off. The suspect is still on the loose.