Since March 1 Mobile has been drenched by more than 25" of rain. That puts us better than 10" above normal for the spring. That rain has been good for our gardens, but it's also been great for the little blood suckers we all love to hate.
Brightly colored refurbished parking meters, decorated by local artists, are up at Bienville Square, Cathedral Square, and the triangle at Dauphin Street and Washington Avenue collecting money for the homeless.
Mobile County is set to sell off more than 3,000 properties because of delinquent tax bills Thursday. The sale will take place at 10 a.m. at the Revenue Commissioner's Office on Michael Boulevard.
Mobile Police are investigating an overnight homicide. Officials were called to the scene of the 1400 block of South Ann Street around 10:50 p.m. to a report of one shot.