Parole denied

On Thursday, Jan. 21, the Alabama Board of Pardons & Paroles denied parole for convicted murderer Micheal Anthony Mayola. Mayola was convicted for the 1962 kidnapping and murder of 11-year-old Larry Wayne Thomas. On Aug. 2, 1962, Mayola approached Thomas and a friend at a Midfield baseball field. He let the friend go before driving Thomas back to his Highland […]