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  1. Gunman shoots into crowd, hits man in neck after fight at Tuscaloosa club, suspect turns himself inRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... fired into a crowd in west Tuscaloosa, investigators said. Lt. Kip Hart, the assistant commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said they were called to the 3100 block of 20th Street at 12:45 in the morning Monday to investigate the ...

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  2. New license office opens in VanceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Tuesday morning, a new satellite office of the Tuscaloosa County License Department opens in Vance's new Town Hall.

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  3. Man accused of shooting into crowd in TuscaloosaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... target. Sherman turned himself in and has been charged with first degree assault. He is being held in the Tuscaloosa County Jail on a $30,000 bond. Police say the investigation is ongoing.

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  4. Hewitt scores 23 unanswered points to defeat GardendaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... playing at Huffman on Thursday, while Hewitt hits the road next week for its first Class 7A region game at Tuscaloosa County.

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  5. Chelsea splits two matches at Briarwood Serve-Off TournamentRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Alabama Live

    Class 6A No. 6 Chelsea went 1-1 Friday at the Briarwood Serve-Off Tournament, defeating Tuscaloosa County , 17-25, 25-7, 15-13 and falling to Class 6A No.

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  6. Re: Ala. Woman 'Catfishes' Niece, Finds Out Niece Is Plotted To Kill Her | News OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | NewsOne

    ... ' murdered her family. When she read what Williams was asking the fictional boy to do, the aunt called the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office and asked for help.

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  7. 30 superintendents join lawsuit saying Alabama Accountability Act is unconstitutionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Alabama Live

    ... Dee Fowler of Madison, Casey Wardynski of Huntsville, Paul McKendrick of Tuscaloosa, Elizabeth Swinford of Tuscaloosa County, Ed Nichols of Decatur, Tim Wilder of Dothan, James McCoy of Lee County and Alan Cosby of Etowah County and 22 others. In ...

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  8. Mercedes-Benz to rename Alabama-made M-Class SUV, reports sayRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Alabama Live

    ... with a refreshening of the SUV. In addition, a coupe SUV that is scheduled to go into production at the Tuscaloosa County plant next year will be called the GLE Coupe. The new monikers are part of a larger renaming strategy for Mercedes that's aimed ...

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  9. Friday Night Blitz: Coverage lineup for Week 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | ABC 33/40

    ... school football season. To see scores and highlights from week one, BIBB COUNTY at CALERA NORTHRIDGE at TUSCALOOSA COUNTY OAK MOUNTAIN at HILLCREST WALTER WELLBORN at SAKS HOMEWOOD at VESTAVIA HILLS THOMPSON at PELHAM BRIARWOOD at CHELSEA HOLT at ...

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  10. Crews contain large fire in western Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... that was hit by tornadoes last year. The commission also said that smoke from this fire could move into Tuscaloosa County so residents may see hazy or smoky conditions. Vanessa Araiza is on the scene and will have updated reports on the fire at 5, ...

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  11. Task force looks ways to improve animal shelterRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... has made improvements in recent months, but still has a long ways to go. A task force, formed recently by Tuscaloosa County and the cities of Tuscaloosa and Northport, met on Monday to discuss ways of improving the shelter's operation. The ...

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  12. Police apprehend man after Tuscaloosa killingRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | SFGate

    ... and the homicide unit arrested Petty around 5:40 a.m. Sunday. He was being held on a murder charge at the Tuscaloosa County Jail . It wasn't known Monday whether he has an attorney.

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  13. Tuscaloosa church mourns the loss of shooting victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... killed Saturday evening after an altercation with another man at the Easy Money store on McFarland Blvd. Tuscaloosa County's Metro homicide Unit says Brown and 38-year old Omar Petty, got in to an argument over what they say was a "personal issue." ...

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  14. Tuscaloosa police officer arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Jimmy Darrell Smith, 33, was arrested by the Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit on Thursday.

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  15. Man charged with murder after shooting inside Tuscaloosa check cashing businessRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Alabama Live

    ... Tuscaloosa check cashing business late Saturday, authorities said. About 6 p.m., Tuscaloosa Police and the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit responded to a report of a shooting at Easy Money, located at 2925 McFarland Blvd. East. Marcellus Lee ...

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  16. Arrest made in Tuscaloosa 'Easy Money' shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | ABC 27

    ... death of Marcellus Lee Brown, less than 12 hours after he was killed. Eric Omar Petty was taken into the Tuscaloosa County jail at 5:40 am Sunday morning. A motive in the shooting the that happened on McFarland Boulevard is not clear but authorities ...

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  17. Suspect : Eric Omar PettyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... death of Marcellus Lee Brown, less than 12 hours after he was killed. Eric Omar Petty was taken into the Tuscaloosa County jail at 5:40 am Sunday morning. A motive in the shooting the that happened on McFarland Boulevard is not clear but authorities ...

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  18. Tuscaloosa Police officer arrested, charged with strangling, sexually assaulting estranged wifeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Alabama Live

    ... Thursday after allegedly strangling his wife and sexually assaulting her twice earlier in August. (Tuscaloosa County Jail) The investigation and arrest were handled by the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, which is assigned most violent crime ...

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  19. Authorities ID 2 people killed in helicopter crashRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Alabama as 63-year-old David Carson of Tuscaloosa; and 51-year-old Matthew Wallace of Hiram, Georgia. Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit commander Sgt. Dale Phillips said Wallace worked for a private company contracted to work with Alabama Power. ...

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  20. 2 Killed in Helicopter Crash Outside Tuscalooosa TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | WTVY Dothan

    ... Alabama as 63-year-old David Carson of Tuscaloosa; and 51-year-old Matthew Wallace of Hiram, Georgia. Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit commander Sgt. Dale Phillips said Wallace worked for a private company contracted to work with Alabama Power. ...

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