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  1. Man shot in face drives to Tuscaloosa hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... to DCH around 6:30 p.m. Monday after the victim arrived at the hospital. Sgt. Dale Phillips with the Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit said the victim had at least one gunshot wound to his face and was in stable condition. The 21-year-old victim could ...

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  2. Shelby County sheriff: Election pits Republican John Samaniego against Libertarian Ken BaileyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... d Chief Deputy. His other employment includes Tuscaloosa Police Department from September 1978 to 2003 and Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office from 1976 to 1978.

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  3. U.S. Marshals in Texas capture Tuscaloosa man wanted for sex abuse of young girlRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    U.S. Marshals arrested 48-year-old Timothy Wedgeworth of Tuscaloosa County about 6:30 a.m. in Galveston, said Cliff LaBarge, chief deputy of the U.S. Marshals Service in Birmingham. Wedgeworth is scheduled to appear in a Texas court hearing later today.

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  4. Man shot in face drives to Tuscaloosa hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... to DCH around 6:30 p.m. Monday after the victim arrived at the hospital. Sgt. Dale Phillips with the Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit said the victim had at least one gunshot wound to his face and was in stable condition. The 21-year-old victim could ...

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  5. Tuscaloosa man survives being shot in the face, investigation stalled by lack of witnesses, suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    A Tuscaloosa man is in stable condition after he was shot in the face Monday, but investigators are having trouble piecing together what happened. Sgt. Dale Phillips, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said his team was called to DCH Regional Medical Center around 6:30 Monday after a man was admitted there with a gunshot wound.

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  6. Anti-sexting campaign coming to Tuscaloosa County SchoolsRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | WTVM

    Monday night, the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office talked about sexting in the county school system with parents and their children. Deputies said nationwide about 25 to 30 percent of students under the age of 17 are sexting by sending sexually explicit photos via their cell phones or on social media.

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  7. Hoover 3, Tuscaloosa County 0: Host Bucs advance to area tournment finalRead the original story

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    Ali Lowe led Hoover with nine kills as the Bucs defeated Tuscaloosa County 25-13, 25-12, 25-17 to reach the finals of the Class 7A, Area 5 Tournament on their home floor. Addison Hoven added eight kills for Hoover .

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  8. Police investigating thefts at locker roomRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... issing. Most of the items taken were cell phones and money. If you know the identity of the suspects, call Tuscaloosa County Crime Stoppers at 205-752-STOP.

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  9. Tuscaloosa police searching for duo who stole money, cell phones from high school locker...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Alabama Live

    ... security cameras as a means to that end. Anyone with information about the two men is asked to contact the Tuscaloosa County Crime Stoppers at 205-752-7867. Information that leads to an arrest will be rewarded with cash, Blankley said.

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  10. Two hurt in shooting at party in Tuscaloosa Saturday night, details on suspect, motive sparseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Alabama Live

    A man and a woman were shot at a party in Tuscaloosa Saturday night and investigators are struggling to gather information about the gunman or motive for the attack. Sgt. Dale Phillips, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said his men were called to DCH Regional Medical Center just after midnight Sunday morning when the two victims were hospitalized there.

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  11. 2 injured in shooting at Tuscaloosa partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit responded to reports of a shooting on 1711 9th Avenue at 12:05 Sunday morning where two people were injured. Sgt. Dale Phillips says investigators also responded to DCH to make contact with the victims.

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  12. Shooting at a party in Tuscaloosa sends two to DCHRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... Avenue in Tuscaloosa. Doctors say the victims injuries are not life threatening. Investigators with the Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit were called to the residence around 12:05 am after a report of a shooting. Investigators were also dispatched to ...

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  13. Why can't Jefferson County seem to answer what's going wrong with software system in its revenue department?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Alabama Live

    ... know what they were getting into last year when they approved an agreement for one dollar with Tuscaloosa County to install a computer software system in revenue? Maybe definitive answers could come this week and finance department officials can ...

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  14. Open door or last-ditch effort? Dueling experts hash out pros and cons of unionization efforts in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Alabama Live

    The formation of a local union earlier this month to represent workers at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Tuscaloosa County could indicate anti-union sentiment among the state's working class is softening, or it could be nothing more than a desperate ploy for self-preservation by the union, itself. In examining the potential impact the creation of Local 112, a charter of the United Auto Workers union, holds for the state, AL.com spoke with Michael Innis-Jimenez, an assistant professor of American studies at the University of Alabama whose specialties include U.S. labor history, and Auburn University Montgomery economist Keivan Deravi.

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  15. Signs of a cold winter approaching? James Spann respondsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... procedures, State troopers are investigating to see why a tanker truck caught fire Friday in north Tuscaloosa County. It happened next to the Montgomery Farms subdivision. Smoke could be seen for miles from Highway 171. Some people who live in the ...

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  16. Senator Jeff Sessions: "We can do more" to protect from EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... procedures, State troopers are investigating to see why a tanker truck caught fire Friday in north Tuscaloosa County. It happened next to the Montgomery Farms subdivision. Smoke could be seen for miles from Highway 171. Some people who live in the ...

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  17. Tanker Truck Fire in Tuscaloosa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... as 10 feet (3... State troopers are investigating to see why a tanker truck caught fire Friday in north Tuscaloosa County. It happened next to the Montgomery Farms subdivision. Smoke could be seen for miles from Highway 171. Some people who live in ...

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  18. What happened to Kurt Freitag typically ends with criminal charges in Tuscaloosa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Alabama Live

    The $4,600 and quarter-pound of marijuana taken from Kurt Freitag's dorm was the second-largest seizure of its kind in Tuscaloosa County in recent weeks and is one of very few that has yet to result in criminal charges. According to electronic court records, the West Alabama Narcotics Task Force and area police agencies have requested the forfeiture of seized money and drugs 23 times in the last month.

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  19. Software system cost Jefferson County 'one dollar' to install; now...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Alabama Live

    ... revenue department, said fixes are underway for both problems, beginning with the online issues. "Since Tuscaloosa County preferred not to offer the option of commercial fleet registrations via the Internet, modifications to the existing software ...

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  20. Barber Motorsports Park expanding with new $4 million track complex for special eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Alabama Live

    ... "Brand Immersion Experience." The program, announced last month during an event at the German automaker's Tuscaloosa County plant, will bring about 26,000 workers from around the world to Birmingham over the next four years. They will visit the ...

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