Dew Drop Inn

An accident claimed the life of the wife of a local business owner on Monday afternoon.

The Mobile Police Department confirmed an accident occurred at 3:47 p.m. on Monday on Old Shell Road that claimed the life of Robin Hamlin. Hamlin is the wife of Powell Hamlin, who owns the Dew Drop Inn restaurant in Mobile.

Brady Petree is a reporter with Lagniappe.

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Brady Petree has been a reporter at Lagniappe since August, 2022. He covers education in Mobile County in addition to news in Southern Baldwin County. He is a graduate of Northwest-Shoals Community College and Athens State University where he received a B.S. in social science with a minor in political science. A Northwest Alabama native, he hails from Russellville where he worked as the Executive Editor/Sports Editor of the Franklin Free Press for over two years. He is married to his wife Stacy and they have two cats named Poppy and Mews  who naturally rules the roost.

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