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  1. Alabama DB Geno Smith charged with DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... ke its first lead of the game, and held on to secure a 10-5 come-from-behind victory. Lloyd Baker with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office told the Raycom News Network that Smith was arrested around 5:30 a.m.

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  2. Alabama DB Geno Smith again arrested on DUI chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... that Geno Smith was arrested Friday night on a charge of driving under the influence . According to the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Department website, Smith has been released on a $1,000 bond. What makes this a significant issue for Smith is that ...

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  3. Alabama DB Smith arrested on DUI chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ESPN.com

    Alabama defensive back Geno Smith was arrested and charged with driving under the influence early Saturday morning, according to the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office website. It marks the second such charge for Smith, a senior from Atlanta who was arrested in August 2013 and subsequently suspended for the opening game that season.

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  4. Bama DB Geno Smith charged with second DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    Alabama senior defensive back Geno Smith was arrested Friday night and charged with driving under the influence, Smith's second DUI charge in three years. Both al.com and the Tuscaloosa News reported the arrest, citing Tuscaloosa County sheriff's Office records.

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  5. Alabama DB Geno Smith arrested for driving under the influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... ty Geno Smith was arrested Saturday morning and charged with driving under the influence, according to the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office.

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  6. Airgas announces $64M plant on Nucor property despite Q1 fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... to begin in September, with Airgas planning to open the facility in April 2017. The report also said the Tuscaloosa County Industrial Development Authority agreed to abate around $2,104,000 in property taxes over the 10-year period. Nucor (NYSE: ...

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  7. Alabama unemployment rate drops to 5.7 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... (.pdf) ] Counties with the lowest unemployment rates are: Shelby County at 4.0%, Lee County at 4.7%, and Tuscaloosa County at 4.8%. Counties with the highest unemployment rates are: Wilcox County at 13.5%, Greene County at 10.7%, and Clark County at ...

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  8. Oak Mountain 4, Tuscaloosa County 0: Early runs give Oak Mountain a victoryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    Oak Mountain handed pitcher Logan Gibbs and early lead and the senior made them standup for a 4-0 victory over visiting Tuscaloosa County . The Eagles scored three runs in the first inning and added one in the fifth.

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  9. Narcotics agents charge owner of Northport tobacco shop with distribution of synthetic weedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Alabama Live

    ... agents arrested him Thursday morning for allegedly selling synthetic marijuana in his tobacco shop. (Tuscaloosa County Jail) The owner of a tobacco store in Northport was arrested Thursday morning after narcotics agents found synthetic marijuana in ...

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  10. Baldwin passes 200,000 residents; census data offer growth evidence on eve of school tax...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Alabama Live

    ... state to reach that mark. The latest estimate pegged the population at 200,111, on the verge of overtaking Tuscaloosa County for sixth-biggest in Alabama. That hardly comes as news to people who have followed the long-term trend. The new census ...

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  11. How a prison made rural Alabama area one of America's fastest-growing countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Alabama Live

    ... no one thinks of for population growth. Pickens County, sandwiched between the Mississippi border and Tuscaloosa County, had been losing population since the 2000 census. But the 5.1 percent increase it posted between July 2013 and July 2014, ...

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  12. Oak Mountain 3, Tuscaloosa County 1: Blake Schilleci fans 15 in Eagles winRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Alabama Live

    Blake Schilleci held Tuscaloosa County to one run on four hits and two walks while striking out 15 as Oak Mountain took a 3-1 Class 7A, Area 5 win over the Wildcats. The Eagles trailed 1-0 heading into the sixth inning, but scored all three of their runs in the top of the sixth.

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  13. MoreRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | WALA

    ... criminal wrongdoing. Authorities say foul play is not suspected in the death of a man who was found at a Tuscaloosa County landfill. Authorities say foul play is not suspected in the death of a man who was found at a Tuscaloosa County landfill. ...

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  14. Foul play not suspected in death of man found at landfillRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Authorities say foul play is not suspected in the death of a man who was found at a Tuscaloosa County landfill. Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit Captain Gary Hood told Al.com Monday that Nelson Pearl Jones III had medical issues and was known to climb into trash bins to collect aluminum cans.

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  15. Death of man found in Coker landfill likely an accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Alabama Live

    The death of a man found outside a landfill in Tuscaloosa County Friday was likely an accident, investigators said Monday afternoon. Captain Gary Hood, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said preliminary autopsy results do not indicate foul play was involved in the death of Nelson Pearl Jones, III.

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  16. Wife of man found dead at West Alabama landfill wants answers from policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WTVM

    ... dumped the body picked up this morninga so we're starting our investigation with that," Capt. Gary Hood, Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide's Commander said. Now, Jones' family is left wondering what really happened and why did their loved one end up ...

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  17. Crews contain large house fire in Carroll's Creek community of Tuscaloosa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The fire happened in the Carroll's Creek community on Old Fayette Road off of Highway 43. The Carroll's Creek Fire Protection District said on their Facebook page that the house was unoccupied. The Samantha Fire Department assisted.

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  18. Body found in Black Warrior landfill in CokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... Warrior Solid Waste Landfill is one of three landfills that accepts waste from citizens and business in Tuscaloosa County, according to the City of Tuscaloosa's website . The Black Warrior landfill is the only one that accepts municipal solid waste, ...

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  19. Body found outside landfill in Tuscaloosa County, homicide unit investigatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Alabama Live

    Police investigators are on the scene of the Black Warrior Solid Waste Authority in Coker after a body was found there Friday morning. Captain Gary Hood, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said Friday afternoon that the deceased was found outside the landfill's entrance.

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  20. Tuscaloosa man shot by robbers that a woman he was with may have let into his hotel roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Alabama Live

    ... who was sharing a hotel room with a younger woman Thursday night. Captain Gary Hood, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said officers were called to the Western Motel on Skyland Boulevard around 4 a.m. Friday morning. A ...

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