9 hrs ago
Crews battle large fire in western Jefferson County
The Alabama Forestry Commission is responding to a fire near Johns Road and Blue Creek Road in the Adger community.
19 hrs ago
Task force looks ways to improve animal shelter
Animal advocates say the Tuscaloosa Metro Animal Shelter has made improvements in recent months, but still has a long ways to go.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Tuscaloosa police officer arrested
Jimmy Darrell Smith, 33, was arrested by the Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit on Thursday.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Arrest made in Tuscaloosa 'Easy Money' shooting
Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide unit have made an arrest in the shooting death of Marcellus Lee Brown, less than 12 hours after he was killed.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Tuscaloosa police officer arrested
Tuscaloosa Police officer Jimmy Darrell Smith was arrested by the Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit and is charged with two counts of first degree sodomy and one count of domestic violence -- strangulation.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Authorities identify 2 killed in Tuscaloosa County helicopter crash
According to the Chief Deputy Ron Abernathy with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office, the helicopter crashed near Watermelon Road and Blue Creek Road on Tuesday morning.
63-year-old killed in Tuscaloosa County helicopter crash worked with Alabama Power since he was 19
FILE PHOTO: Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Deputies used the department's helicopter to locate the crash site of another helicopter Tuesday morning.
Two dead in helicopter crash in Alabama
Two people died when a helicopter crashed on Tuesday during a flight to inspect power lines in rural western Alabama, authorities said.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Narcotics agents in Tuscaloosa arrest 3 after finding them with 7 'one-pot' meth labs in a...
Both are charged with manufacturing a controlled substance and first-degree possession of drug paraphernalia.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Drug task force agents find 2 dozen pot plants in Tuscaloosa home, yard; 1 arrested
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Agents with a multi-agency drug task force in Tuscaloosa arrested a man growing marijuana in his home and backyard Monday night, a police spokesman said.
A new $50 million plant, supplier safety eyed and sales winners and losers in this week's...
The Tuscaloosa County Mercedes-Benz employees celebrate the unveiling of the new Alabama-built Mercedes C-Class, Wednesday, June 18, 2014.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
14-year-old in critical condition after friend playing with a pistol accidentally shoots...
A 14-year-old was taken to DCH Regional Medical Center then to Children's of Alabama in Birmingham after he was accidentally shot in the chest by a friend Friday night.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Northport man accused of threatening Homewood police after his car was towed
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- A Northport man is in jail after police say he threatened Homewood officers when his vehicle was towed over traffic violations.
17-year-old accused of pulling two pistols, robbing man at public housing complex in Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's deputies arrested 17-year-old Nicholas Anderson Wednesday after he allegedly robbed a man in late July with a pistol in each hand.
Worker at Alabama's Mercedes-Benz plant diagnosed with TB
The Alabama Department of Public Health is investigating a case of pulmonary tuberculosis, or TB, identified in an employee of the Mercedes-Benz auto plant in Tuscaloosa County.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Tracey Grissom convicted of murdering allegedly abusive ex-husband;...
Jurors found 32-year-old Tracey Grissom, who shot and killed her allegedly abusive ex-husband in May 2012, guilty of murder Thursday afternoon.
As a new district, Pelham's city schools welcome students to first day of classes
Pelham's Valley Elementary Principal Deberah Miller is no stranger to the first day of school over her 22-year career, including four as an administrator, but today was unlike any of them.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Auto supplier to break ground on $50 million plant in Tuscaloosa
Auto supplier Bolta US Inc. will break ground Thursday on a $50 million plant in the Tuscaloosa Airport Industrial Park that will produce chrome-plated plastic parts.
Tuscaloosa man accused of shooting, killing his roommate in their home after argument Tuesday
Investigators with the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide unit arrested a 30-year-old man Tuesday after he allegedly shot and killed his roommate in the arm during an argument that turned deadly.