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  1. Tuscaloosa voters head to the polls Tuesday to decide future of school fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... but to renew public school funding that's been in place since 1986 for programs like pre-k. Monday, the Tuscaloosa County Democratic party played host to a forum to discuss the vote. "It is a moral responsibility for us to make sure that it passes ...

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    At a special classes across Tuscaloosa County, kids are learning about math and science through Legos.The Bricks 4 Kidz program is offered around the country to kids as young as pre-school through 13. Prices for the classes vary depending on how many the child attends. "It's super fun," Isabella Nipper said.

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  3. Poll shows strong support for Free UAB movement, distrust of UAB PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTVM

    A new poll released today is showing support for the Free UAB movement. The phone survey asked 300 people in our television market, except those in Tuscaloosa County, various questions about UAB.

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  4. Tuscaloosa shooting victim dies, police seek third suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... e has any information as to the location of Hinton, please contact the Tuscaloosa Police Department or the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office.

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  5. Thanks to a 'Save the Tree Tunnel' Facebook campaign, rural Baldwin County couple effects...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... moved to the rural area three years ago after losing their home in the April 2011 tornado that devastated Tuscaloosa County, said she's devastated over the loss of the tree tunnel that was near her home. "I am totally fine with having paved road but ...

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  6. 88-year-old Northport man dies after being partially ejected during collision in...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    State Troopers are investigating after a two-car collision killed an 88-year-old Northport man Sunday night. (Stephen Dethrage An 88-year-old man was killed Sunday after he was partially ejected from his vehicle during a collision with an SUV on a highway in Tuscaloosa County.

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  7. Arrest made in 30th Place ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... murder, shooting into an occupied dwelling, and shooting into an occupied vehicle. He's being held in the Tuscaloosa County Jail on a $120,000 bond. Another man, 20-year-old Antonio Dancer was also arrested. He's charged with 1st degree robbery. ...

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  8. Tuscaloosa NAACP President presents concerns about Air Rifles to the City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Jerry Carter, President of The Tuscaloosa County chapter of the NAACP, worries about how real air or BB guns look. Carter took his concerns to Tuscaloosa City Councilman Eddie Pugh and others on the council's Public Safety committee this week.

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  9. Live updates: School delays, closings and road issues as Central Alabama slowly defrostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Alabama Live

    ... emergency vehicles should travel roads and bridges until further notice, according to the EMA. 5:59 a.m.: Tuscaloosa County EMA reports that traffic is flowing across the county this morning, but caution is urged on bridges and elevated roads. 5:40 ...

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  10. Authorities urge caution, some schools delayed after snowfall reaches TuscaloosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Alabama Live

    ... on bridges. Sand trucks have been called into action. If you must get out on the roads, drive carefully! Tuscaloosa County Schools will have a two-hour delayed start Thursday, administrators announced, but will possibly have to close completely ...

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  11. United States v. BaileyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | FindLaw

    ... 2011, until on or about May 30, 2012, a more specific date being unknown to the Grand Jury, in or around Tuscaloosa County, within the Northern District of Alabama, and elsewhere, the defendant, did knowingly possess and access with intent to view a ...

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  12. Prep Softball: Curry's Swindle tosses shutout against HaleyvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... Sims struck out 11 hitters and allowed two hits, leading the Blue Devils to a narrow 1-0 decision over Tuscaloosa County Tuesday at Cordova High School. Grayson Kilpatrick led off the inning with a single. Maggie Benson followed with a single to put ...

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  13. Winter weather could also bring extra homework, school daysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... built into the calendar. For instance, students in Jefferson County, St. Clair County, Marion County, and Tuscaloosa County were possibly faced with going to school on additional days. Most of those days were scheduled for May. Those days are still ...

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  14. Investigators looking for Vance man accused of hitting man with rifle before shooting at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Alabama Live

    A Vance man is wanted by investigators in Tuscaloosa County after he allegedly struck another man in the head with a rifle then shot at him several times, hitting the victim in the foot. Lt. Gary Hood, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said his team was called Saturday to assist the Vance Police Department with the shooting investigation.

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  15. Southeast's tallest playground slide to be built in TuscaloosaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Tuscaloosa County Parks and Recreation authority said the 38-foot tall slide will be built in Snow Hinton Park just off McFarland Boulevard. Playground goers will be able to climb a coated steel cable web, cross a sky bridge, and slide down the stainless steel slide.

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  16. Tuscaloosa schools announce Thursday delays ahead of extreme coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Alabama Live

    The Tuscaloosa County and Tuscaloosa City school systems will both implement a two-hour delayed opening Thursday morning due extreme temperatures expected overnight. This is the second delay this week, after all schools and colleges in Tuscaloosa implemented delays Tuesday amid concerns about road conditions after heavy rains and freezing temperatures.

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  17. Tuscaloosa teacher who sent nude photos to 12-year-old removed from classroom in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Alabama Live

    ... photos via an app called Snapchat. He was arrested just after 1:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon and is in the Tuscaloosa County Jail, where his bond is set at $36,000. A statement released by TCS after Burd's arrest said the school system received ...

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  18. Tuscaloosa County man shot friend of ex-wife outside Northport home, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Alabama Live

    A 31-year-old Tuscaloosa County man is charged with attempted murder after he shot a friend of his ex-wife's in the abdomen last week. The suspect, 31-year-old Charles Eric Shirley, was at his ex-wife's house on Northport's North Hagler Road to pick something up, police investigators said, when he allegedly shot the 37-year-old victim on Feb. 13 around 8:45 p.m. The victim was a friend Shirley's ex-wife and the woman's new husband, police said, and all three were at another location when they went back to the house to meet Shirley.

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  19. Fire that gutted NFL linebacker's Alabama house ruled arsonRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | WQXI-AM Atlanta

    ... your password . TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Alabama fire officials say a blaze that gutted an NFL player's Tuscaloosa County home has been ruled arson. Alabama State Fire Marshal Ed Paulk said in a release Friday that investigators have determined a ...

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  20. Fire that destroyed Rolando McClain's Tuscaloosa mansion ruled arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | ABC 33/40

    Alabama fire officials say a blaze that gutted an NFL player's Tuscaloosa County home has been ruled arson. Alabama State Fire Marshal Ed Paulk said in a release Friday that investigators have determined that destroyed the home of Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain was set intentionally.

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