Alexis Stevens

Reporter for Enterprise

Alexis Stevens covers breaking news for the Enterprise team. She started at the AJC in 2000 as a sports page designer. Alexis is graduate of Berry College, where she earned undergraduate degrees in Communication and Spanish.

Latest from Alexis Stevens

Why did baby Caliyah have to die? Community wants answers
 Outside the mobile home where Caliyah Claire McNabb lived, a plastic doll lay on the ground, tossed aside and abandoned. Try as they might, it’s still hard for neighbors to believe that infant Caliyah suffered a similar fate. The child lived only 15 days and hadn’t yet reached 6 pounds when she was struck in the head and killed...

Posted: 2 days ago

Outside the mobile home where Caliyah Claire McNabb lived, a plastic doll lay on the ground, tossed aside and abandoned. Try as they might, it’s still hard for neighbors to believe that infant Caliyah suffered a similar fate. The child lived only 15 days and hadn’t yet reached 6 pounds when she was struck in the head and killed...
Funeral home covers cost of burial for newborn allegedly killed by father
 A Covington funeral home is making sure a newborn allegedly killed by her father has a proper burial.  J.C. Harwell & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Chapel will hold a private funeral for Caliyah McNabb, who was found dead Sunday.  "We're donating all of our services,” Mary Evelyn Davis told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution...

Posted: 4 days ago

A Covington funeral home is making sure a newborn allegedly killed by her father has a proper burial.  J.C. Harwell & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Chapel will hold a private funeral for Caliyah McNabb, who was found dead Sunday.  "We're donating all of our services,” Mary Evelyn Davis told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution...
Man accused of killing newborn denied bond in brief court appearance
 He held his down as he listened to the charges against him. Within three minutes, Christopher McNabb was led out of a Newton County courtroom and back to the jail, where he’ll remain without bond.  McNabb made his first court appearance Thursday morning, one day after being charged with murder in the death of his 15-day-old daughter...

Posted: 4 days ago

He held his down as he listened to the charges against him. Within three minutes, Christopher McNabb was led out of a Newton County courtroom and back to the jail, where he’ll remain without bond.  McNabb made his first court appearance Thursday morning, one day after being charged with murder in the death of his 15-day-old daughter...
LSU arrests highlight ‘devastating’ impact of hazing
 The arrests of 10 people associated with a college fraternity for an alleged hazing incident that killed a Roswell freshman are intended to send a tough message: Louisiana State University will not tolerate the alcohol-fueled behavior. But the arrests alone may do little to end a campus tradition that has killed at least one American college...

Posted: 5 days ago

The arrests of 10 people associated with a college fraternity for an alleged hazing incident that killed a Roswell freshman are intended to send a tough message: Louisiana State University will not tolerate the alcohol-fueled behavior. But the arrests alone may do little to end a campus tradition that has killed at least one American college...
Father charged with murder days after pleading for newborn’s return
 In front of a television camera, an angry Newton County father shouted, demanding his newborn daughter be returned. Four days later, he was charged with murder in her death. Caliyah McNabb lived only two weeks before she was killed, wrapped in a blue blanket, and placed in a bag in the woods behind her home, investigators say. On Wednesday...

Posted: 5 days ago

In front of a television camera, an angry Newton County father shouted, demanding his newborn daughter be returned. Four days later, he was charged with murder in her death. Caliyah McNabb lived only two weeks before she was killed, wrapped in a blue blanket, and placed in a bag in the woods behind her home, investigators say. On Wednesday...
10 charged after LSU freshman from Roswell dies with .495% alcohol level
 Ten people were charged Wednesday for their alleged roles in a hazing incident at Louisiana State University that killed a freshman from Roswell, the University said.  Max Gruver had an alcohol level of .495 percent — more than six times the legal limit for drivers —  at the time of his death, the East Baton...

Posted: 5 days ago

Ten people were charged Wednesday for their alleged roles in a hazing incident at Louisiana State University that killed a freshman from Roswell, the University said.  Max Gruver had an alcohol level of .495 percent — more than six times the legal limit for drivers —  at the time of his death, the East Baton...
Newton County father charged with murder in newborn’s death
 A Newton County father has been charged with murder in the death of his 15-day-old daughter, according to police.  Christopher Michael McNabb was charged with malice murder, felony murder, aggravated battery and concealing a death, Capt. Keith Crum with the Newton Sheriff’s Office said. McNabb is accused of killing baby Caliyah...

Posted: 5 days ago

A Newton County father has been charged with murder in the death of his 15-day-old daughter, according to police.  Christopher Michael McNabb was charged with malice murder, felony murder, aggravated battery and concealing a death, Capt. Keith Crum with the Newton Sheriff’s Office said. McNabb is accused of killing baby Caliyah...
Newton County newborn died from blunt force trauma to the head, coroner says
 A newborn girl found dead in the woods died from blunt force trauma to the head, Newton County Coroner Tommy Davis said late Tuesday afternoon. The manner of death is homicide, Davis said.  But who killed little Caliyah McNabb? No charges had been filed in the case Tuesday evening, though her father remained in jail on an unrelated charge...

Posted: 6 days ago

A newborn girl found dead in the woods died from blunt force trauma to the head, Newton County Coroner Tommy Davis said late Tuesday afternoon. The manner of death is homicide, Davis said.  But who killed little Caliyah McNabb? No charges had been filed in the case Tuesday evening, though her father remained in jail on an unrelated charge...
Missing 2-week-old: Grandfather believes father ‘did something to that baby’ 
 Christopher McNabb has not been charged in connection with the death of his newborn daughter. But the baby’s grandfather feels certain that McNabb should be in jail.  “He done something to that baby,” Tim Bell, Caliyah McNabb’s grandfather, told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.  Caliyah McNabb...

Posted: 6 days ago

Christopher McNabb has not been charged in connection with the death of his newborn daughter. But the baby’s grandfather feels certain that McNabb should be in jail.  “He done something to that baby,” Tim Bell, Caliyah McNabb’s grandfather, told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.  Caliyah McNabb...
How did baby Caliyah die? Investigators hope autopsy will yield answers
 She entered the world early, tinier than most. And 15 days later, at barely 6 pounds, little Caliyah McNabb was gone, allegedly taken from her Newton County home while her parents slept.  Her small body was found Sunday, abandoned in woods behind her home. On Monday, an autopsy was conducted to determine how Caliyah died. Though no one...

Posted: 7 days ago

She entered the world early, tinier than most. And 15 days later, at barely 6 pounds, little Caliyah McNabb was gone, allegedly taken from her Newton County home while her parents slept.  Her small body was found Sunday, abandoned in woods behind her home. On Monday, an autopsy was conducted to determine how Caliyah died. Though no one...
Grandfather of newborn found dead: ‘He done something to that baby’
 Christopher McNabb has not been charged in connection with the death of his newborn daughter. But the baby’s grandfather feels certain McNabb should be in jail.  “He done something to that baby,” Tim Bell, Caliyah McNabb’s grandfather, told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.  Caliyah McNabb was reported missing...

Posted: 7 days ago

Christopher McNabb has not been charged in connection with the death of his newborn daughter. But the baby’s grandfather feels certain McNabb should be in jail.  “He done something to that baby,” Tim Bell, Caliyah McNabb’s grandfather, told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.  Caliyah McNabb was reported missing...