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2 shot at high school in Mobile  AL.com

Two people were injured in a shooting at a high school in Mobile late Friday, authorities said. The shooting happened at Davidson High School, where Murphy ...



Alabama School of the Arts presents Menoti's 'The Consul' opera in English  AL.com

Gian-Carlo Menotti's first full-length opera was first premiered on Broadway in 1950 and was inspired by current events of his day, which could easily happen ...



VIDEO: Large fight outside Murphy High School graduation  WKRG

MOBILE, Ala (WKRG) - Video taken outside the Murphy High School graduation Tuesday shows a very large crowd gathering around several people fighting.



Murphy High student Griffin Noble reaches ACT perfection  AL.com

Murphy High School junior Griffin Noble is pictured at his home in Mobile. Noble scored a perfect 36 on the ACT exam at the end of his sophomore year.



Youthful offender status denied for teen charged with firing gun at Murphy High School  FOX10 News

Jonah Neal faces multiple charges connected to the January 2018 incident at the campus in Midtown Mobile.



Saints counting on Murphy's Taylor Stallworth 'to step up' in NFC title game  AL.com

New Orleans Saints defensive tackle Taylor Stallworth (76) sacks Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott during an NFL game on Nov. 29, 2018, at AT&T ...



Shots fired at Murphy High School  WKRG

MOBILE, Ala (WKRG) - Update Jan. 25th 5:00 p.m.. Mobile Police have released the following information after further investigation: "Mobile, AL – The Mobile ...



MCPSS shifts plans for historic Murphy High School  Lagniappe

A lack of support on the school board appears to have derailed a proposal to convert Murphy High School into an “open zone” school before a detailed plan ...



Parents weigh in on Murphy High School becoming open-zone school  FOX10 News

Murphy High School could be the first school in Mobile County to throw out the district lines, and let any high schooler in the county go there.



NFL player and Murphy High School alum gives back to hometown  FOX10 News

Carolina Panther's cornerback and Mobile Native, Captain Munnerlyn, is home for the Easter weekend giving back.The Murphy High School alum and now NFL ...



Alabama teen bullied at homecoming has community come to her rescue  WJLA

MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) - A teenager from Murphy High School in Mobile, Alabama said she wanted to take her life after being made fun of for the way she looked ...



MCPSS mulls 'open zone' school at Murphy High  Lagniappe

The Mobile County Public School System is weighing an idea to convert Murphy High School into an “open zone” school — opening up the midtown institution to ...



Student Arrested with Gun at Murphy High School  WKRG

The student did not threaten anyone with the gun, according to school officials, and he has been suspended and recommended for expulsion.



Mobile man sentenced to life for the murder of Murphy High School student  AL.com

Jamarcus Mahone, 19, of Mobile, (left) is charged with capital murder-vehicle in the Dec. 6 shooting death of Murphy High School student Raven Hamilton, ...



Murphy High School freshman in custody after allegedly firing shots into air on campus  WVTM13

A spokeswoman says a freshman at a Mobile high school fired shots into the air during an incident on the school campus. Rena Phillips, from the Mobile County ...



Student charged for shooting gun at Mobile high school removed from court after outburst  AL.com

Jonah Neal, 16, is being tried as an adult for a shooting incident at Murphy High School in Mobile on January 25, 2018. Neal allegedly shot a firearm into the air.



Tornado-damaged Murphy High School auditorium reopens in grand style  AL.com

When a tornado struck midtown Mobile on Christmas Day 2012, Murphy High School's auditorium was among the buildings severely damaged. More than three ...



Inside Murphy High School's 2017 prom, there's an 'Enchanted Forest'  AL.com

Students partied at The Admiral Hotel in downtown Mobile on Friday night.



Jamarcus Mahone gets life sentence for murder of Murphy High School student  FOX10 News

Jamarcus Mahone was sentenced Thursday to life in prison for the 2014 murder of a Murphy High School student, according to the Mobile County District ...



Shooting near N.C. high school stops football game  USA TODAY High School Sports

Another shooting near a high school on a Friday night halted a Georgia football game.



Murphy High School to induct 10 graduates into Hall of Fame on April 27  al.com

The Murphy High School Alumni Association will hold its 13th annual Hall of Fame Induction on Sunday, April 27, at 2 p.m. in the school's cafeteria.



Mobile releases police body cam video of controversial pepper spraying of high school students  FOX10 News

FOX10 News obtained body camera video from an incident involving high school students pepper-sprayed by a Mobile Police officer nearly two years ago.



Sexual assault, weapon reported at Murphy High School  Lagniappe

The Mobile Police Department had to make multiple trips to Murphy High School this week, after two incidents led to police intervention and at least one arrest ...



Murphy High School Student Arrested  WKRG

WKRG Staff - MOBILE- Police say a student at Murphy High School was arrested Wednesday and charged with sexually abusing another student. The male ...



A reporter shares her memories of Murphy High (please share yours, too)  al.com

MOBILE, Alabama -- I didn't graduate from Murphy High, but I've spent a good amount of time at the school since I began covering K-12 education for the ...



How an Alabama HS basketball coach rebounded from brain surgery  AL.com

Murphy High coach Douglas July will be on the sideline tonight against Davidson after having emergency brain surgery in the spring.



Captain Munnerlyn's annual youth football camp | News | fox10tv.com  FOX10 News

Registration is now open for a youth football camp hosted by local NFL star Captain Munnerlyn.



Former combat medic turns chemistry teacher at Murphy High School  FOX10 News

Every teacher has his or her own way of reaching students. That holds true for a former combat medic turned chemistry teacher at Murphy High School. As FOX ...



Murphy High School's largest class celebrates 50th reunion  Press-Register - al.com

"How Time Slips Away" was the theme for Murphy High School's class of 1961 reunion. With nearly 300 in attendance, they celebrated yet another milestone in ...



2 teens arrested for stealing packages off front porches  FOX10 News

Mobile Police have arrested an 18-year-old and 17-year-old for stealing packages off front porches.



Frances Sibley, longtime Murphy High administrator, gives one last campus tour  Press-Register - al.com

MOBILE, Alabama -- A few minutes spent with Frances Sibley, Murphy High School tour guide, reveals that the 40-acre campus in midtown Mobile was a ...



Mobile County magnet schools to start application process earlier this year  WKRG News 5

The Mobile County Public School System says they will start the magnet school application process earlier this year.



Murphy High 'is pretty trashed,' band dad says post-tornado after group hurried to save instruments  al.com

MOBILE, Alabama -- Rev. Robert Gulledge was checking on some of his neighbors after an apparent tornado hit Midtown Mobile this evening, when he came ...



Judge dismisses murder charge against Murphy student in Airport Boulevard killing  FOX10 News

The felony murder charge against Murphy High School student Taylor Law was dismissed by a Mobile County District Court judge, according to court records ...



Architectural firm has long history with Murphy High School  Press-Register - al.com

Holmes and Holmes Architects is assessing the tornado damage at Murphy High School and making plans to restore the historic buildings. The firm has a long ...



2 from Baldwin, 20 from Mobile among Alabama Bicentennial Schools | News | fox10tv.com  FOX10 News

Gov. Kay Ivey announced Friday the 200 schools selected as official Alabama Bicentennial Schools. Ivey was joined at the announcement by superintendents, ...



What's Working: State's first charter school to graduate first class in Mobile  WKRG

ACCEL Day and Evening Academy opened in August. Next week, its first class of forty-five students will graduate.



Murphy High School yearbook staff wins award of excellence  al.com

Murphy High School's yearbook, The Mohian, has been recognized for excellence and featured in the 2014 Jostens Look Book, celebrating the best-of-the-best ...



Alabama teens invited to learn more about Military Academy opportunities  Alabama Today

Attending one of the five *service* academies — United States Military Academy in West Point, NY; the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, CO; the U.S. ...



Captain Munnerlyn's free football camp hits 9 years and counting  AL.com

Former Murphy High School standout Captain Munnerlyn has returned to Mobile to hold a free football camp after every season of his NFL career.



Keith McCants charged with possession of crack cocaine  AL.com

Former Alabama All-American Keith McCants was booked at 4:24 a.m. EDT Monday on charges of driving with a suspended license (second offense) and ...



2019-2020 Azalea Trail Court announced  WKRG News 5

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) -- The 2019-2020 Azalea Trail Court was announced Sunday. Courtney Cooner, a junior at Saraland High School, was named queen of ...



Sexually explicit Murphy High prom video has parents upset  al.com

A video of Murphy High School students simulating sex acts while dancing at the school's prom has caused an internet stir and drawn condemnation from school ...



MPD investigating car break-ins at area baseball field  FOX10 News

A crime of opportunity at area baseball fields has Mobile Police investigating a rash of car break-ins. The latest crime happened at Mims Park, where the Murphy ...



Murphy High School student's 2007 assault on English teacher to be featured on TRUtv  Press-Register - al.com

TRUtv, the warts-and-all network of crashes, mayhem and murder trials, will soon share with the world an infamous 2007 video of a Mobile high school student ...



Student brings gun to Mobile middle school | News | fox10tv.com  FOX10 News

A Pillans Middle School student is accused of bringing an unloaded 380-caliber pistol to the school on Friday, May 18.



Baker surpasses Murphy as Mobile County's largest high school (video)  al.com

Murphy High in Mobile's Midtown area is no longer Alabama's, or even the county's, largest high school.



NFL players holding free football camps for Alabama youngsters  AL.com

Across Alabama this summer, free football camps hosted by current and former NFL players aim to provide fun and instruction to state youngsters. The 2018 ...



Hundreds join the "March for Our Lives" movement in Mobile  FOX10 News

In Mobile, hundreds joined the march for our lives movement, telling FOX10 News, "enough is enough" and they're tired of fearing for their lives every time they ...



Cannon repainting done in honor of Murphy High School  al.com

MOBILE, Alabama – It's an annual high school tradition that dates back more than 60 years, but it's also one that is done illegally by students representing the ...



Walk out of school day 2018: Alabama students leaving class to protest gun violence  AL.com

Schools across Alabama are responding to the call for students to walk out of their classrooms for 17 minutes to protest gun violence. The #ENOUGH: National ...



City of Mobile to release body cam video of controversial pepper spray incident  FOX10 News

The city of Mobile said it will release police body camera video of a controversial incident in 2016, one day after a judge ordered the video be made public.



ACT scheduled for several local schools - canceled | News | fox10tv.com  FOX10 News

ACT tests scheduled for Saturday, December 9th, have been canceled in many locations. Check the list to see if your school is on the list.



Alabama school report cards released, first charter school receives incomplete grade  NBC 15 WPMI

UPDATE: Dr. Jeremiah Newell, Superintendent and Head of School for the Accel Day and Evening Academy contacted NBC 15 to offer clarification on the 2018 ...



Mobile County superintendent sets stage for state school grades  AL.com

On Thursday, Alabama will release grades for schools and school systems. On Wednesday, Mobile superintendent Martha Peek made a pre-emptive argument ...



Escambia County High Atmore Names Mason As New Head Football Coach  NorthEscambia.com

Scott Mason has been named the new head football coach at Escambia County High School in Atmore. He replaces Rico Jackson, who has been hired as the ...



Murphy High backers speak against Davidson proposal  al.com

MOBILE, Ala. -- Murphy High School alumni and supporters spoke out against a school attendance rezoning proposal that would take students away from ...



The Most Beautiful Public High School in Every State in America  Architectural Digest

For most students, summer has ended and schools across America are back in session (to the delight of some, to the chagrin of others). So what better time to ...



Obituary for James Ross Pritchard, Jr.  Lagniappe

James Ross Pritchard Jr., a lifelong native Mobilian, died unexpectedly Monday Aug. 27, 2018 at the age of 63. He was preceded in death by his parents Mary ...



'Seussical, Jr.' opens Thursday at Murphy High School  Press-Register - al.com

Favorite Dr. Seuss characters will take the stage May 5 in Drama Camp Production's "Seussical, Jr.," based on "Horton Hears a Who" and "Horton Hatches the ...



How one Alabama high school is cutting the high cost of college  AL.com

In its first full year, students in Mobile's Murphy University Center earned 385 credit hours at the University of Alabama.



Mobile superintendent drops plan to change high school attendance borders  al.com

One issue appears to be a rivalry between Murphy and Davidson high schools over some predominantly white, affluent neighborhoods in west Mobile.



6 questions with Carolina Panthers cornerback Captain Munnerlyn  AL.com

Carolina Panthers cornerback Captain Munnerlyn tackles Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones during an NFL game on Dec. 31, 2017, in Atlanta.



'Lights of Love' tree lighting ceremony | News | fox10tv.com  FOX10 News

The 'Lights of Love' tree lighting is set for Tuesday, Dec. 4, at USA Children's & Women's Hospital.



No. 9 McGill-Toolen paints a shutout on Murphy  USA TODAY High School Sports

https://twitter.com/McTJacketsFB/status/771543959130611713 No. 9 McGill-Toolen (Mobile, Ala.) earned the right to paint its colors on Mobile's Cannon at the ...



Alabama's 25 highest paid public school principals  WTVY, Dothan

The right principal at a school can be a big factor in improving the lives of students and the local community. The main role of a principal is being responsible for ...



NFL player Captain Munnerlyn donates $50000 to his Alabama high school alma mater  AL.com

Captain Munnerlyn, entering his seventh season in the NFL, donated $50,000 to help Murphy renovate its weight room. (AL.com file photo). By Ben Thomas ...



Office of Sen. Doug Jones to host informational sessions for Military Academy Nomination Process  CBS42.com

The Office of U.S. Senator Doug Jones will host informational sessions across Alabama for constituents who are interested in applying for a nomination to one of ...



S.C.H.O.O.L.S program is creating a safe haven for Prichard teens  FOX10 News

For some youth, the difference between failure and success often comes down to a test score. New efforts to create a local safe haven for teens where they can ...



Murphy High's Panther Pride Run coming up Jan. 18  Press-Register - al.com

Organizers are planning the 14th Panther Pride Run at 8:30 a.m. on Jan. 18 as a welcome-back celebration at Murphy High School.



Fifty-three Murphy High School students could have to retake AP exams after answers go missing  AL.com

Answer sheets from more than 50 exams taken by Murphy High School students in May are currently missing, which could result in them having to retake the ...



Mobile segregation landmark could be reborn as 'cultural venue'  AL.com

A developing city-county deal could provide a whole new chapter to a Mobile building that is both a historical landmark and an artifact of segregation.



District secession proposal may further segregation  AL.com

Mobile's community would likely be better served by a more regional, countywide district without carving MCPSS up further into distinct districts.



Use-of-Force: When is it okay for police to use pepper spray?  FOX10 News

FOX10 Investigates called multiple police agencies in Mobile County and Baldwin County to try and find out their policies on the use of pepper spray.



How to watch Mobile County high school graduations this week  AL.com

All of the ceremonies held at the USA Mitchell Center will be broadcast live.



Rick Cauley leaving Murphy after 19 years to become head football coach at Gulf Shores  AL.com

Rick Cauley was approved Thursday night as the head football coach and athletic director at Gulf Shores. (Scott Donaldson | preps@al.com). By Ben Thomas ...



FOX10 News investigating vehicle break-ins at Mobile parks  FOX10 News

FOX10 News is answering concerns about vehicle break-ins at parks in the City of Mobile and Mobile County. We received a Facebook post from Patrick Caine ...



Love of science helps Sharon Delchamps inspire students at Murphy High School  Press-Register - al.com

Though Sharon Delchamps always enjoyed recreational activities like camping and hiking, her love for the outdoors accelerated over time. During her junior and ...



Attaboy!: Senior Linebacker Crawford Doyle Gives His Dad, Homewood Fans Plenty to See  Over the Mountain Journal

Instead of watching to see whether the players he coaches are carrying out their assignments, sometimes he's caught up in looking at what the Patriots' middle ...



20 largest public high schools in Alabama  AL.com

There once was a time that children in all grades attended school in one classroom. Those times are long gone. The largest high school in Alabama - Hoover ...



'It's really going to make a difference': Williamson High School launches maritime signature academy  AL.com

Williamson High School, nestled in the shadow of Ladd-Peebles Stadium, is relatively small, with 630 students. But school officials believe enrollment will grow ...



'A Charlie Brown Jazz Christmas' celebrates 10 years  Lagniappe

Photo | Chad Edwards/MCE Photography. The 10th annual “A Charlie Brown Jazz Christmas” will feature music, lights, media and dancing suitable for all ages.



Obituary: Frances Jay Shipley | Obituaries  Berkeley Independent

Frances Jay Shipley. Frances Jay Shipley, 91, died September 6, 2018 in Fairhope, Alabama. Her graveside *service* was held on September 11, 2018.



Dallas Cowboys' defense ends New Orleans Saints' winning streak  AL.com

The Dallas Cowboys stifled the NFL's highest scoring team for a 13-10 victory over New Orleans on Thursday night that stopped the Saints' 10-game winning ...



School violence in Alabama: Was teacher shot in 1856 after strangling student who killed bird?  AL.com

An 1856 newspaper report carried an account of a school shooting in Florence, Ala., that originated with a dispute when a student allegedly stepped on and ...



Port of Mobile will welcome Mardi Gras ships  FOX10 News

The Navy League of Mobile and the Alabama State Port Authority will host this year's Mardi Gras Ship at the Port Authority's Pier 2 Terminal.



Alabama's March for Our Lives 2018: Here's what the marches looked like  AL.com

Student organizers lead Birmingham's March for Our Lives holding names of recent victims of gun violence, including the 17 Marjory Stoneman Douglas high ...



Mobile County public schools celebrate teachers, students and partners with It Starts with Us awards  AL.com

"Excellence starts with everyone here in this room." Such was the message from Murphy High School junior Everett Coleman on Thursday night as the Mobile ...



How Mobile's Katharine Phillips Singer found fame in her 80s  AL.com

The beloved star of Ken Burns' "The War" talks about working as a stewardess for Waterman Airlines and how she and her war-hero brother, Sidney, spent his ...



Highly touted Bama recruit talks commitment to Grambling State  Monroe News Star

One of Alabama's top recruits committed to Grambling State. The News-Star caught up one of GSU's latest commits.



There have been 18 school shootings since Jan. 1, 2018, including 1 in Alabama  AL.com

School Shooting Florida Anxious family members hug students, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. The shooting at a South Florida high school sent ...



20 largest high schools in Alabama  AL.com

The days of the little red schoolhouse are long gone. Some of Alabama's largest high schools have student populations that rival small colleges, according to ...



NFL Playoffs: Defenses on the spot in conference championship games  AL.com

The sports adage says, "Defense wins championships." But in the NFL of 2018, offense has gotten teams in position to win championships.



Eddie Jackson helps Chicago Bears show what they learned  AL.com

Safety Eddie Jackson produced a full stat sheet in the Chicago Bears' 24-17 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Monday night.



Devaroe Lawrence, Taylor Stallworth seek spots in Saints' defensive line  AL.com

The New Orleans Saints showed some faith in defensive tackles Devaroe Lawrence and Taylor Stallworth. Now the linemen are paying it back.



'Special kid' Kendric Haynes overcomes injuries, signs with South Alabama  AL.com

Totaled 412 tackles in career at Murphy High School.



Mobile Press-Register 200th Anniversary: Racial upheaval, vanishing jobs mark the '60s (1960-1969)  al.com

The University of South Alabama was established by the Legislature in May 1963, with construction on a new campus underway and the first classes being held ...



Murphy High diver gets ready for college level  Press-Register - al.com

Robert Raley, a senior at Murphy High School, has claimed five consecutive state diving championships, but says it was his eighth-grade state diving ...



Ann Haas Cox  Gulf Coast News Today

July 31, 1934 - March 17, 2018. Ann Haas Cox, a longtime resident of Mobile and Fairhope, Alabama, passed away at her home in Fairhope on March 17, 2018.



Former Murphy coach C.D. 'Lefty' Anderson dies, leaving legacy of hard work, support, honesty  AL.com

"Lefty" Anderson was instrumental in the beginning of the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game. Here he is pictured with former Auburn coach Pat Dye and ...



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