MOBILE COUNTY, Ala. (WALA) - Voters will head to the polls on Tuesday to vote in the special Republican primary in the Alabama House
District 104 race. The seat was left vacant by Jim Barton of Mobile. He resigned in August to take a lobbying job after serving for 13 years.
Five Republicans are vying for their party’s nomination. The candidates are Ralph Carmichael, Susan Hightower, Nathan Davis, Charlie Plyler and Margie Wilcox.
The polls will open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. For poll locations and a look at the sample ballot, click here.
If necessary, a special runoff election will be held on December 3 with the general election to follow on January 28, 2014
If no special runoff election is necessary, the general election will be held Decemeber 10, 2014.
Stephen Carr is running unopposed on the Democratic ticket.
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.
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.
Pastor of Lifeway Community Church Mike McPherson says thieves stole presents that would have been given to needy children.
Skies are mostly clear and the breezy north wind is very noticeable this evening. Daytime highs were only in the mid 50’s today. We are expecting a light freeze tonight along and north of I-10. Lows will be near 32 degrees in Mobile. Upper 20’s are possible well inland.