Sheriff: Drunk driver hits deputy with handcuffs

OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) Unedited press release: An impaired driver with no drivers’ license who rear ended another car on Highway 98 in Destin last night later used his handcuffs as a weapon to strike a deputy in the face. 26-year old Angel Santiz Lopez of Santa Rosa... Read More.

Motorcycle rider killed in crash

SANTA ROSA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — A rider on a 3 wheeled motorcycle was killed in Santa Rosa County when his Can Am motorcycle rear-ended another vehicle Monday evening. State troopers say the vehicle slammed into the back of a Ford Explorer that was stopped on Highway 98 at... Read More.

Nearly 75,000 gallons of sewage overflow in Fairhope

FAIRHOPE, Ala. (WKRG) — According to the City of Fairhope Utilities, a manhole and lift station overflowed due to 8 inches of rain.  The overflow resulted in 50,000 to 75,000 gallons of sewer released into a ditch which leads into Big Head Gully which is subsidiary to Tatumville Gully.... Read More.

Robertsdale man wins $100k at rodeo

ROBERTSDALE, Ala (WKRG) – Robertsdale native and cowboy Kyle Irwin has a lot of reasons to be excited this week after competing in the Calgary Stampede Rodeo. Irwin is a professional steer wrestler and walked away with a $100,000 check Sunday.