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Murphy High student Griffin Noble reaches ACT perfection

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

MCPSS shifts plans for historic Murphy High School  Lagniappe

Posted by Jason Johnson | Jan 10, 2018 | Bay Briefs | 0 |. A lack of support on the school board appears to have derailed a proposal to convert Murphy High ...

Murphy High students walk out of class  WKRG

Murphy High School students poured out into the courtyard Wednesday demanding action.

Community helps Murphy High School student who's house caught fire  WKRG

The community is coming together to help a Murphy High School student whose house caught fire Thursday night.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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

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.

MCPSS mulls 'open zone' school at Murphy High  Lagniappe

Posted by Jason Johnson | Oct 18, 2017 | Bay Briefs | 3 |. The Mobile County Public School System is weighing an idea to convert Murphy High School into an ...

Murphy student earns perfect ACT score as a sophomore  WKRG News 5

Griffin Noble will be a junior at Murphy High School. As a sophomore, he took the ACT and earned a perfect 36 without studying.

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.

Video shows father, 3 friends fighting Murphy High student

Mobile police are investigating a fight between a parent, a student and three male adults at Murphy High School on Monday (May 2).Image via Facebook.

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

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, ...

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.

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

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 ...

Tornado-damaged Murphy High School auditorium reopens in grand style

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

Captain Munnerlyn's annual youth football camp | News |  FOX10 News

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

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.

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 ...

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. ...

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.

How an Alabama HS basketball coach rebounded from brain surgery

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

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

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.

Sexual assault, weapon reported at Murphy High School  Lagniappe

Posted by Jason Johnson | Nov 6, 2015 | Latest, News | 0 |. The Mobile Police Department had to make multiple trips to Murphy High School this week, after two ...

University of Alabama partners with Murphy High School to offer college classes on campus

Mobile County Public Schools announced Tuesday that the University of Alabama is partnering with Murphy High School to offer college classes on campus.

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

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 ...

New Alabama law allows "In God We Trust" in public schools  WKRG News 5

"In God We Trust" could be displayed on public school buildings because of a new law in Alabama allowing the nation's motto on public buildings.

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 ...

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 ...

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

"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 from Baldwin, 20 from Mobile among Alabama Bicentennial Schools | News |  FOX10 News

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

Murphy High School yearbook staff wins award of excellence

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 ...

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

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 ...

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

Carolina Panthers cornerback Captain Munnerlyn had to do punishment pushups at his football camp on Saturday at Murphy High School in Mobile.

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

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Prom 2013: Murphy High School remembers 'Home' (photos)

More than 500 danced the night away at the Mobile Convention Center's ballroom for Murphy High School's 2013 Junior and Senior Prom, themed "There's No ...

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

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

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 ...

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

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 ...

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

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 ...

Murphy High backers speak against Davidson proposal

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

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 ...

ACT scheduled for several local schools - canceled | News  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.

Mobile County superintendent sets stage for state school grades

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

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.

Student brings gun to Mobile middle school | News  FOX10 News

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

NFL players holding free football camps for Alabama youngsters

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 ...

'It shows me how much my daughter was loved,' mother says after vigil at Murphy High School for 16-year-old homicide victim Raven Hamilton

MOBILE, Alabama -- A vigil at Murphy High School Thursday night brought prayers to the community and to the family of 16-year-old homicide victim Raven ...

Cannon repainting done in honor of Murphy High School

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 ...

MCPSS officials address school report cards  Lagniappe

Posted by Jason Johnson | Feb 1, 2018 | Latest, News | 1 |. Following back to back weeks of negative state designations, Superintendent Martha Peek and ...

MAMGA King enjoying royal 'roller coaster' ride

In John Lafayette Finley IV's earliest memories of Mardi Gras, it was something just around the corner. Literally: His home was on a parade route, so within a few ...

Keith McCants charged with possession of crack cocaine

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 ...

Mobile segregation landmark could be reborn as 'cultural venue'

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.

Sexually explicit Murphy High prom video has parents upset

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 ...

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

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 ...

Obituary for James Ross Pritchard, Jr.  Lagniappe

Posted by Lagniappe | Aug 30, 2018 | Latest | 0 |. James Ross Pritchard Jr., a lifelong native Mobilian, died unexpectedly Monday Aug. 27, 2018 at the age of 63.

6 questions with Carolina Panthers cornerback Captain Munnerlyn

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

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

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

Richard Bixler Cunningham  Gulf Coast News Today

Richard Bixler Cunningham of Fairhope, Alabama died on Sept. 15, 2018. He was born on Aug. 5, 1947 in Mobile. He graduated from Murphy High School in ...

No. 9 McGill-Toolen paints a shutout on Murphy  USA TODAY High School Sports No. 9 McGill-Toolen (Mobile, Ala.) earned the right to paint its colors on Mobile's Cannon at the ...

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

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 ...

District secession proposal may further segregation

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

How one Alabama high school is cutting the high cost of college

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

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

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 ...

One Alabama football team opening season without 14 starters  USA TODAY High School Sports

With a mix of suspensions and injuries, a top Alabama football team will be without 14 starters when it opens its season Thursday night. When Alma Bryant ...


MOBILE, AL (WKRG). Due to inclement weather, the ACT testing has been cancelled at the following locations: Murphy High School. Faith Academy. John L.

Mobile superintendent drops plan to change high school attendance borders

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

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

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

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 ...

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

Wednesday's deadly attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida was the 18th school shooting of 2018.

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.

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.

Panera Bread Homicide Suspects Plead Not Guilty, Female an Honor Society Student  WKRG

The two suspects arrested in the shooting death of a 24-year-old at a Panera Bread location in Mobile have pleaded not guilty.

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 ...

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

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

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.

How to watch Mobile County high school graduations this week

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

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

Alabama has had few incidents of deadly school shootings, but it may have one of the earliest, and strangest.

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

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

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 ...

Murphy High student creates logo for Interfaith Voices for Peace rally in New Orleans  The Birmingham News -

Murphy High School junior Noelle Deen, 17, has been serious about art since third grade and hopes to go into animation as a career.

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.

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

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

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

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

'Grease' is the word at Murphy High School  Press-Register -

MOBILE, Alabama — Grease is the word! Grab your poodle skirt and leather jacket, then head on down to Murphy High School for its production of “Grease” on ...

Outreach program helps at-risk youth in Mobile  WKRG

Success 4 The Future was just launched in 2016. But organizer Reggie Hill says he has seen many students turn their lives around after going through the ...

20 largest public high schools in Alabama

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

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

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.

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 ...

Mobile County schools improve graduation rate to 86 percent  Lagniappe

Posted by Ginger Harrell | Jan 13, 2016 | Bay Briefs | 0 |. The graduation rate for the Mobile County Public School System is continuing to surpass goals set by ...

Daphne's Myles Pierce follows father's footsteps in Senior Bowl

Plenty of players at the Reese's Senior Bowl will tell you being invited to the annual all-star game is a dream come true and something they've looked forward to ...

Memorial Day salute to those who have "borne the battle"

With the Memorial Day holiday upon us, let us remember there is more to this moment than a three-day weekend at the beach. Abraham Lincoln perhaps ...

2017 Sports Hall of Fame Class Announced  WKRG

Heroes from the worlds of baseball, football, basketball, and volleyball, as well as a sports innovator and educator highlight the 2017 class of the Mobile Sports ...

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