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Class Ring

March 29, 2016 by Julie Troutner VanDeest (Register to contact)

I have a 1969 Davidson Warriors class ring. It was in some things of my father's when we sold his house. It's not his and I would LOVE to find the owner. Appears to be a mans ring. Initials on the inside. I have no idea how it made it to Iowa...mystery??

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Metal detectors being installed at all Mobile high school football venues

The Mobile County Public School System spent $5000 a piece on metal detectors that will be installed at all high school football venues. They are part of security ...

National Merit Scholarship semifinalists: Top Alabama students honored

Students from all over Alabama were named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program.

After 2 shot outside Mobile high school, board member calls for metal detectors

Two people were shot on the Davidson High School campus after a basketball game between Murphy and Blount.

VIDEO: Chief Battiste on Davidson High School  WKRG News 5

A parent has been arrested for her active involvement in a shooting at Davidson High School last month.

MPD: Davidson student accused of punching, choking school employee  FOX10 News

MOBILE, Ala. -- The Mobile Police Department responded to Davidson High School Thursday morning after a student allegedly assaulted a school official, ...

EXCLUSIVE: Inside look at Davidson High School's new security system  NBC 15 WPMI

Davidson High School's high-tech security system can instantly alert police, students and parents about school shootings and other emergencies. NBC 15's ...

School system exploring increased security after 2 shot outside Mobile school

School officials will explore the costs of adding police at all extracurricular activities. Also under consideration are metal detectors. The solutions come after two ...

MPD: Mom and son arrested for Davidson High shooting  WKRG News 5

A mom and her 15-year-old son have been arrested in connection to a shooting at Davidson High School in January.

New system to improve school security in Mobile  FOX10 News

New developments in efforts to help keep our children safe in Mobile Public Schools. The City of Mobile and the Mobile Public School System are getting a ...

Seventh Class of Tyler ISD Athletics Hall of Fame inducted  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Floods of cherished memories came rushing back as the 2019 Class of the Tyler ISD Athletics Hall of Fame stood on the turf of Earl Campbell Field Saturday ...

Davidson shooting video part of school disciplinary hearing  FOX10 News

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - FOX10 News Investigates is asking school officials why surveillance video from a shooting at Davidson High School is not being ...

Cristy West, DeMarcus Cousins' Ex-Girlfriend: 5 Fast Facts

Cristy West is DeMarcus Cousins' Ex-Girlfriend and the partner of 49ers safety Jimmie Ward. West is accusing Cousins of threatening to shoot her in the head.

2 more hazing lawsuits involve Davidson High School  FOX10 News

Parents of two 17-year-old students at Davidson High School say on Friday they plan to file $12 million claims against the Mobile County Board of Education and ...

Mobile Police, DA comment on locker room assault at Davidson High School  FOX10 News

Mobile County District Attorney Ashley Rich spoke to FOX10 News about the locker room assault at Davidson High School. She said she plans on prosecuting ...

Court documents: police believe mother was getaway driver in shooting outside Davidson  FOX10 News

New developments in a shocking case of a woman accused of trying to hide her 15-year-old son after a shooting outside Davidson High School. In court ...

Parents of former Davidson High School football player looking to sign additional warrants  FOX10 News

The parents of a former Davidson High School football player who was injured in an alleged hazing incident began the process of signing warrants against two ...

Davidson High School names interim football coach  FOX10 News

Davidson High School has named Shawn Smith as interim head coach of the Warriors football team and as athletic director for the school.

25 largest high schools in Alabama

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Community showing support for Davidson High School player  FOX10 News

The brutal beating of Davidson High School's freshman quarterback Rodney Kim Jr. has outraged a lot of people in the community, who are now rallying around ...

Police on Davidson High campus to head off fight threat  FOX10 News

Police responded to the Davidson High School campus during the noon hour Tuesday after receiving word that there would be a student brawl at 1 p.m..

Lawsuit filed in alleged Davidson hazing incidents | News |  FOX10 News

Family members involved in a lawsuit against the Mobile County Public School System spoke about the matter in front of the U.S. federal courthouse in Mobile ...

Additional arrests pending in Davidson High School locker room attack  FOX10 News

Four more student-athletes have been identified in a video showing the assault of a Davidson High School freshman quarterback in the school's locker room on ...

Davidson High School head football coach placed on administrative leave  FOX10 News

Long-time Davidson High School football coach Fred Riley has been place on administrative leave, effect Wednesday, August 8.

Davidson coach on leave, days after lawsuit filed alleging he "encouraged" hazing  FOX10 News

Davidson High School's Head Football Coach Fred Riley would normally be on the field with his team this time of year. Instead, he's on paid administrative leave ...

Parents of Davidson attack victim sue Mobile County Public School System  FOX10 News

The parents of a freshman quarterback on the Davidson High School football have filed a lawsuit against the Mobile County Public School System. The legal ...

Davidson High School football player allegedly beat up during ‘hazing’ ritual, suffers broken arm  WKRG

A Davidson High School freshman football player was allegedly beat up during a 'hazing' ritual at the school Friday and sustained a broken arm.

MCPSS mix-up causes controversy over school rental policies  FOX10 News

The Mobile County Public School System is in the for-profit business of renting out its facilities, but one local business owner worried she was almost ...

Freshman quarterback suffers broken arm during varsity "hazing" incident at Davidson High School  FOX10 News

The parents of a freshman quarterback on the Davidson High School football team said their son suffered a broken arm during a "hazing" incident at the school ...

Locker room attack victim calls for firing of Davidson coach Fred Riley  FOX10 News

The Mobile County Board of Education got an ear full Monday night from the victim of the brutal Davidson High School locker room attack.

Safety on agenda of Mobile County Public School System School Board meeting  WKRG News 5

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – Mobile police are still looking for the person who shot two people outside Davidson High School Friday. But, some in the school system ...

Davidson player's family demands end to 'fight club,' wants $12M as cops file criminal charges

Rodney Kim Sr. reacts as attorneys announce the family has filed a $12 million notice of claim against the Mobile County Board of Education. (Ben Thomas ...

Alleged hazing attack by high school football team caught on camera  ABC News

The parents of a high school freshman are demanding their son's football coach be fired, after they say their son was brutally beaten by members of his own ...

Mobile teen dies 7 months after WAVE bus accident  WKRG News 5

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — The Davidson High School student who was seriously injured after an accident with a WAVE bus seven months ago has suddenly ...

Photos: Graduation Days 2019 | News |  FOX10 News

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) -- It's Graduation Days across the area, with local schools, colleges and universities bestowing diplomas and degrees on students who ...

Alabama coach of team embroiled in hazing lawsuits resigns, immediately accepts new job  USA TODAY High School Sports

The coach of an Alabama football program embroiled in a disturbing hazing case that garnered national attention — and subsequently led to three multi-million ...

Young Mobile entrepreneurs hit challenge with big plans

Junior Achievement program puts high schoolers together with established business leaders.

Students at Davidson High are traumatized by suicide  Press-Register -

Fifteen-year-old Jimmy Parnell said he woke up "hollering" about 4 a.m. Friday after having a nightmare about the suicide he witnessed Thursday morning in the ...

Davidson High's longtime vice principal, Brenda Bolton, retires  Press-Register -

The school year has ended, but now the real challenge has begun for Davidson High School principal Lewis Copeland: to find an assistant principal for Brenda ...

Two more families to file $12 million hazing lawsuits against Alabama school  USA TODAY High School Sports

Davidson High School will face two more $12 mil. hazing lawsuits following on from the initial suit brought by the parents of Rodney Kim Jr.

Fred Riley: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

High school football coach Fred Riley Jr is on administrative leave after a video of one of his players being beaten in the locker room went viral.

Show Choir Mobile to give free performance tonight at Davidson High School  Press-Register -

The 31 Mobile County high school students who make up Showchoir Mobile will have a free performance tonight at 7 p.m. at Davidson High School.

Alabama Roots: 8 players have won NBA championships

Former Andalusia High School and Alabama standout Robert Horry played for seven NBA championship teams.

Davidson High wins Jubilee BEST title in Regional Robotics Championship  Press-Register -

W.P. Davidson High School's team won the first place Jubilee BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) title in the South's BEST Regional ...

New arrests made as parents of Davidson assault victim pursue charges against more players  FOX10 News

Mobile Police made two arrests Tuesday in the brutal beating of a Davidson High School football player.

Davidson Head Football coach speaks in public for the first time since locker room beating  FOX10 News

For the first time since the Davidson locker room beating, head football coach Fred Riley talked to the media Tuesday. He got a lot of questions about the crime.

Two students arrested for hazing assault that left freshman QB with broken arm  USA TODAY High School Sports

Two 18-year-old students in Alabama were arrested Tuesday on charges related to a football locker room hazing incident that left a freshman student with a ...

West Alabama football adds 18 to 11 midyear signees

Head coach Brett Gilliland and his staff welcomed 18 new players to the West Alabama program on Wednesday. Coupled with the 11 midyear additions, it gives ...

Fred Riley retires as Davidson football coach, takes new job in semi-pro league  WKRG News 5

Fred Riley, the former head football coach at Davidson High School, has taken a new job with a semi-pro league.

Comic Cowboys take aim at Trump, Jones, Ivey and more

If Mobile's Mardi Gras crewes all lived in the same neighborhood, the Comic Cowboys' house would be the one with a sofa on the front porch, cars parked on the ...

Richard Tyson Arrested: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Richard Tyson was arrested after getting busted for harassment and public intoxication on Wednesday, June 19, 2019. According to The Hollywood Reporter, ...

Alabama freshman QB suffers broken arm in alleged hazing assault  USA TODAY High School Sports

A high school quarterback in Alabama suffered a horrific injury when a school hazing incident led to a broken arm in the middle of the offseason. As reported by ...

Victim of Ala. locker room attack calls for coach's firing at school board meeting  USA TODAY High School Sports

The horrific locker room injury suffered by Davidson (Ala.) freshman quarterback Rodney Kim Jr. has led to a broken arm, national outrage, a $12 million lawsuit ...

Teens arrested in Davidson football player beating appear in court  FOX10 News

Eighteen-year-olds Alex Sullivan, Ellis Wright and Laquinton Williams Jr. were either in court or represented in court. All charged with third-degree assault.

He made the varsity team as a freshman. 'Disturbing' video shows players beating him  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Fourteen-year-old Rodney Kim Jr. had just learned he'd made Davidson High School's varsity football team. He was a freshman at the Mobile, Alabama, high ...

Suicide at school  Press-Register -

Suspended from school and facing armed robbery charges, 18-year-old Jajuan Ondre Holmes walked onto the gymnasium floor at Davidson High School on ...

Former McGill-Toolen, Gadsden City coach Bart Sessions takes over McAdory football program

Former McGill-Toolen, Tuscaloosa County and Gadsden City head coach was approved Tuesday to be the new head football coach at McAdory.

Fundraiser for Mobile teen injured in WAVE bus accident  WKRG News 5

The Mobile County Commission is sponsoring a fundraiser for a teen injured in a WAVE bus accident earlier this year.

Incoming Purdue defensive lineman eager to learn more  Journal & Courier

Alabama native Jeff Marks started playing football in the ninth grade and now has joined Jeff Brohm's program at Purdue.

Alabama high school wins second place in national Hi-Q championship

Davidson Hi-Q team. The eight-student Hi-Q team from Davidson High School in Mobile won second place in the national championship match Thursday.

Davidson’s Jimmie Ward suffers broken collarbone during 49ers’ practice

Getty Images. San Francisco 49ers defensive back Jimmie Ward runs after recovering a fumble during an NFL game against the Washington Redskins on Oct.

"The Spotlight Challenge" | Studio10 | The Gulf Coast's Lifestyle Show |  FOX10 News

Do you have what it takes to be in the spotlight? The City of Mobile Parks and Recreation presents the 61st Annual Floretta Fortune Talent Show. This fun event ...

Teen who was killed months after WAVE bus accident to be interred in Arlington National Cemetery  WKRG News 5

The 16-year-old who was killed months after a crash with a WAVE bus will be interred in Arlington National Cemetery.

National Merit Scholarship semifinalists 2019: 215 Alabama students earn honors

Students from throughout Alabama have earned a place on the list of semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

School Shootings List in Twenty Years Since Columbine: 240 and Counting  Westword

Twenty years ago tomorrow, on April 20, 1999, two seniors at Columbine High School killed twelve students and a teacher before taking their own lives in an ...

Community rallies behind teen severely injured in bus crash  WKRG News 5

Two Mobile teens are still recovering after an accident in May. Five people in total were hurt when a car crashed into a WAVE transit bus.

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 ...

Davidson students arrested for locker room hazing attack  FOX10 News

Davidson High School students have been arrested in connection to the locker room beating of a freshman football player.

Hundreds attend funeral for Mobile teen who died months after WAVE bus crash  WKRG News 5

It was standing room only at Pine Crest Funeral Home Saturday, as friends, family, community members, and law enforcement and Naval officers honored the ...

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 ...

How to watch Mobile County high school graduations this week

MCPSS valedictorians.jpg. If you can't attend a graduation ceremony, you can watch it live from the USA Mitchell Center this week, or buy a DVD. (MCPSS photo).

2 from Baldwin, 20 from Mobile among Alabama Bicentennial Schools  FOX10 News

Governor Kay Ivey announced Friday the 200 schools selected as official Alabama Bicentennial Schools.

15 most diverse high schools in Alabama

Which Alabama high schools have the most diverse student bodies? Don't Edit. Photo: Homewood High School. Alabama's diverse high schools. Diversity ...

South Alabama’s Cephus Johnson hoping to take full advantage of trip to Manning Passing Academy

Sophomore Cephus Johnson (2) is the odds-on favorite to start at quarterback for South Alabama this fall. (Mike Kittrell/ 2. By Creg Stephenson ...

Local teen with brain injury from car accident speaks for the first time  FOX10 News

A Mobile teenager who suffered a traumatic brain injury and a broken back after a car accident is starting to get back on his feet.

Davidson’s Jimmie Ward staying with San Francisco 49ers

Four of Jimmie Ward's five NFL seasons with San Francisco have ended prematurely because of injuries. But the 49ers wanted the former Davidson High ...

Chickasaw Civic Theatre presents "Smoke on the Mountain"  FOX10 News

Chickasaw Civic Theatre presents "Smoke on the Mountain" Jan 25-27 and Feb 1-3. It's a family-friendly, rollicking musical that tells the story of The Sanders ...

Advisers make sure Mobile, Baldwin high school athletes keep up their grades

MOBILE, Alabama -- Long before the star high school football player holds a news conference, puts on a ball cap and announces his chosen college in front of ...

South Alabama QB battle ‘wide-open’ heading into spring practice

Sophomore Cephus Johnson (2) is South Alabama's most-experienced quarterback heading into spring practice, having played in eight games with one start in ...

2 teens arrested in connection to threats to school campuses  FOX10 News

The Mobile Police Department says it received numerous reports of potential threats at multiple high schools in the city Friday as well as the evening of Thursday ...

Future is now for South Alabama quarterback Cephus Johnson

South Alabama quarterback Cephus Johnson (2) readies for a snap against Louisiana-Monroe in the first half of a NCAA football game Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 ...

25 largest - and 25 smallest - high schools in Alabama

Alabama's high schools range from student populations of a little more than 150 to 2900-plus.

Dauphin Island Race disaster victim’s mother fears Coast Guard report may not change culture

17-year-old Adam Clark was one of six people who died in the 2015 Dauphin Island Race. Four years later, says his mother, a Coast Guard report on the ...

South Alabama QB competition taking shape after 1st week of spring practice

South Alabama quarterback Cephus Johnson (2) executes a drill as the Jaguars open spring football practice Thursday, March 7, 2019, on campus in Mobile, ...

How much do Alabama's public school principals get paid?

Alabama public school principal salaries for the 2017-2018 school year by school and by district.

Through grueling medical ordeal, Davidson's Charlie Shipp never gave up hope on returning to the court

Davidson girls basketball coach Charlie Shipp thought he would never be able to leave the hospital this summer. It was a stark contrast for a teacher who had ...

Principal reassigned after writing that he couldn’t say the Holocaust was ‘a factual, historical event’  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

The principal at a Florida high school is being reassigned to a position with the school district after revelations that he wrote emails to a parent that seemed to ...

One year after Parkland, Alabama lawmakers could revive debate over arming teachers

AP. A plaque for Jaime Guttenberg, one of the victims of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting is shown at a memorial outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High ...

Parents sue for $12M after teammates allegedly attack teen football player  CNN

The parents of an Alabama high school freshman quarterback are suing a school district for $12 million after they said several teammates beat up the teen and ...

Davidson, Charles Henderson remember Demario Harris Jr. in emotional ceremony a year after his death

Charles Henderson defensive back Davidson High and head coach Fred Riley continue to take steps to make sure he is not forgotten. Harris collapsed during ...

Alabama Roots: Who got how much in NFL free agency

A rundown on players from the 2018 NFL season with Alabama football roots who've signed new contracts.

Alabama Merit Scholars: 102 students earn college-sponsored scholarships

More than 100 students from Alabama are among the 3500 recipients of National Merit college-sponsored scholarships.

San Francisco 49ers coach on Jimmie Ward: ‘As good a safety as we can get’

Getty Images. San Francisco 49ers defensive back Jimmie Ward runs after recovering a fumble during an NFL game against the Washington Redskins on Oct.

Power Five commitment recap: June 15-21  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is heating up as some of the top high school football prospects around the country are announcing where they will play in college.

Four Alabama high schoolers face assault charges in football hazing incident of 14-year-old  CBS Sports

The student was beaten by about 20 of his teammates and suffered a broken arm, among other injuries.

Alabama school grade details released, still no full report card

Though state education officials have yet to publish a full report card, the details of measures that comprise Alabama's recent school report card grades went live ...

Mobile Police make several arrests after violent month in April  FOX10 News

Mobile Police have made a number of arrests in May after a violent month in April.

'Little guy from Trinity Gardens' joining Mobile Sports Hall of Fame

Sam Pettaway described himself as "a little guy from Trinity Gardens," where "all the streets were dirt." The streets in Trinity Gardens aren't all dirt anymore, and ...

What it's like to be a foreign exchange student in Alabama

On one of her first days as a freshman at Murphy High School in Mobile, Marylyn Gafford - feeling a little lost and overwhelmed, herself - noticed a girl who didn't ...

Alabama Roots: The 30 highest-paid players from the state

Thirty MLB, NBA and NFL players will be paid at least $5 million by their teams this season.

Escambia County High student injured in attack on campus caught on video  FOX10 News

Parents are outraged after their son was attacked by a group of students at school. This beating was also caught on cell phone video. It happened last week at ...

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