17 hrs ago
Four Tuscaloosa schools on list
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Three Tuscaloosa City schools and one Tuscaloosa County school received a failing grade under the Alabama Accountability Act today.
23 hrs ago
The demographics of Alabama's failing schools
Conecuh Springs Christian School is the only private option in Bullock County, where Bullock County High was listed as failing.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Tuscaloosa Police arrest suspect for Thursday credit union robbery
After a series of Crime Stoppers tips helped identify him, Keondrae Devon Long, a 23-year-old Tuscaloosa man, was arrested Monday morning and charged with robbing the Tuscaloosa Teachers Credit Union Thursday afternoon.
State Health Officer Don Williamson introduces proposed Medicaid regions
State Health Officer Don Williamson today introduced a proposed map dividing the state into five regions for Medicaid services under a new managed care system.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Tuscaloosa man shoots at would-be robbers at his home, wounds one
Prentice fared better than the other 19-year-old would-be robber, who was non-fatally shot in the leg by the owner of the home as they tried to enter and rob him.
The Montgomery Advertiser
Flower thefts a grave situation
Some residents in north Tuscaloosa County said that thieves are targeting expensive flower arrangements placed in rural cemeteries.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
WARNING - This Could Become The Norm And Not The Exception - Abernant ...
This Could Become The Norm And Not The Exception - Abernant Fire Department will cease emergency operations at the end of the mon Chief Brian Scott said Tuesday that there isn't enough financial support or qualified firefighters to serve that area of eastern Tuscaloosa County.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Top lawyers urged governor to back-down; Bessemer, Selma offered support
JUNE 10, 1963 -- A coalition of the nation's top lawyers, including six past presidents of the American Bar Association, urged Gov. George Wallace to reconsider his stand against the integration of The University of Alabama.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Employee who died at Tuscaloosa mine identified as Pleasant Grove man, 36
The mining company employee who died at a mine in Tuscaloosa County on Thursday evening has been identified as 36-year-old Christopher G. Brown, of Pleasant Grove, according to a statement from Walter Energy.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office searching for 3 in theft of one vehicle, attempted...
The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office is searching for three juveniles from Texas accused of wrecking a stolen vehicle and trying to steal another Friday.
70-year-old Tuscaloosa man dies six days after being hit by drunken driver
A 70-year-old Tuscaloosa man succumbed to his injuries and died Thursday after a drunken driver struck the riding lawn mower he was operating last Friday.
Worker killed in Alabama mining accident
TV reports that the death happened Thursday evening at Jim Walter Resources Mine No.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Drive-in movie celebration, George McLaurine set for Kentuck Art Night
NORTHPORT, Alabama -- The Kentuck Art Center will celebrate the 80th anniversary of Drive-in Movie Theatres with a showing of vintage intermission ads and a Drive-In themed photo booth during Art Night tonight in downtown Northport.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Eastern Tuscaloosa County under special weather advisory for thunderstorm
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- According to a NWS special statement , a significant thunderstorm was tracked six miles east of Holt, moving east at 30 mph.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Tickets for Tuscaloosa's annual July 4 celebration to go on sale Friday
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Tuscaloosa is set to host its third "Celebration on the River" July 4 at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater, culminating with a fireworks spectacular.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
No arrests after non-fatal stabbing in Duncanville Saturday, investigation to continue
The Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit is investigating the stabbing of a man in Duncanville Saturday but has not yet made an arrest in the case.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
School board holds public meeting on leader search
The Vicksburg Warren School Board will hold a meeting June 6 to get the public's comments on its search for a new schools superintendent.
Fri May 31, 2013
Ex-Ala. narcotics chief charged with embezzlement
The former commander of the West Alabama Narcotics Task Force has been charged with stealing about $125,000 in drug proceeds that were seized by the agency.