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  1. 4-year-old dies in Duncanville early morning fireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... died on the scene. There were no other injuries and foul play is not suspected. Sgt. Alex Miles with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office says the cause of the fire is being investigated by Tuscaloosa County Homicide and the State of Alabama Fire ...

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  2. Morning house fire claims the life of a 4 year oldRead the original story

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    An early morning fire in Tuscaloosa county has claimed the life of a 4 year old child. The blaze erupted around 4:40 AM this momrning at a house in the 13000 block of Old Marion Road in Duncanville.

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  3. Poison Control expert explains differences in pepper sprayRead the original story

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... in school systems: Birmingham City Police - Freeze + P Jefferson County Sheriff's Office - Freeze + P Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office - BG-X 10% Stay with us for more on this developing story. Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk ...

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  4. Human trafficking: End It AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... is asking an appellate court to stay a judge's decision that overturned Alabama's ban on gay marriage. The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office Crime Suppression Unit along with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office K-9 Unit acted on a tip and ...

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  5. Alberta's 9-court tennis complex expected to open mid-FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Jacee Park Tennis Center will be finished next month in Alberta. Tuscaloosa County's Park and Recreation Authority says the tennis complex which is at Jaycee Park will have three indoor tennis courts and six outdoor clay courts.

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  6. Officials want feedback from Alberta City residents on rebuilding the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... of Tuscaloosa's communities that could receive a lot of the money. This area was one of the hardest hit in Tuscaloosa County during the April 27, 2011 tornado. Alberta City is making progress but some residents feel the area needs more businesses ...

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  7. Tuscaloosa Co. Schools consider 3 locations for new Holt High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Holt High is the oldest school building in the Tuscaloosa County school system. Residents and alumni have been vocal about building a new school for years.

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  8. Tuscaloosa man arrested for burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... at the scene to see if there is any other suspects involved. Anyone with information should call the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's office at 205-752-0616. Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk outside the Pentagon Thursday after his ...

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  9. Watch James Spann walk a mile in the snow and apologize for his Snowpocalypse 2014 forecast 'bust'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Alabama Live

    ... left his house in Hoover's Greystone Cove neighborhood that Jan. 28, 2014, morning and start driving to Tuscaloosa County for a speaking engagement at Northside Middle School in Northport. He pulled over at the rest stop near the Mercedes-Benz plant ...

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  10. Commissioner of Alabama Department of Corrections resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Business Journal

    ... an air force officer and will retire from the service in March before taking over the department. Former Tuscaloosa County Sheriff Billy Sharp will serve as interim commissioner starting Thursday. The administrative shakeups come at a time when many ...

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  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    "It only takes a split moment to have an accident that we do have injuries. That's why I'm really glad that the first responders are here seeing how they can help us get students off the bus in case of an emergency," Allen Walker, Transportation Director for Tuscaloosa County Schools, said.

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  12. Shakeup in Department of Corrections leadership during effort for major prison reformRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... Jefferson Dunn the new commissioner. Dunn will retire from the air force in march.During that time. Former Tuscaloosa County Sheriff Billy Sharp will be interim commissioner beginning Thursday. This change comes at a time when Alabama's correctional ...

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  13. Mercedes-Benz moving R-Class production to Indiana, will boost local productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Business Journal

    The automaker, which has been rapidly expanding in central Alabama, plans to use the increased capacity to boost SUV production at its Tuscaloosa County plant. "With the introduction of the new GLE Coupe and the ongoing strong demand for SUVs, Plant Tuscaloosa needs all available production capacities for this segment," said Jason Hoff , president and CEO of MBUSI.

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  14. Deputies arrest man accused of burglary, assault in TuscaloosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Tuscaloosa County deputies arrested a man accused of shooting someone during a burglary in an apartment in the 400 block of 8th Avenue Northeast on Sunday. Jonathan Troy Crooks, 24, is charged with first degree burglary and second degree assault.

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  15. Man accused of pistol whipping woman, grazing bystander with bulletRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Kunta Hardy, 38, is also facing a second degree assault charge. He is being held at the Tuscaloosa County Jail with a $90,000 bond.

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  16. Man arrested after pistol whipping woman, grazing bystander with bulletRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Kunta Hardy, 38, is also facing a second degree assault charge. He is being held at the Tuscaloosa County Jail with a $90,000 bond.

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  17. Taking a look at school bus safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... safer on the bus. On Tuesday, Northport Fire Rescue plans on reviewing bus evacuation procedures with the Tuscaloosa County Board of Education. The first responders will also show education leaders how to treat students. "It's not something that you ...

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  18. Man suspected of attempted rape, burglary in CottondaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Tuscaloosa authorities have captured a man suspected of tying up two people with zip ties and attempting to rape one of the victims at a Cottondale home. Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's deputies responded to a trailer in the 2600 block of Clements Road on a disturbance call on Monday morning.

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  19. Tuscaloosa man accused of pistol-whipping woman, blindly firing several shots, grazing manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Alabama Live

    A Tuscaloosa man is facing several charges after he allegedly beat a woman with a pistol and wounded another man with a bullet fired through the wall of a home early Sunday morning. Lt. Gary Hood, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said officers were called to a home on Moody Street in Tuscaloosa to investigate a shooting and an assault.

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  20. Cottondale couple fights off knife-wielding home invader who bound, robbed them before trying to rape womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Alabama Live

    A Tuscaloosa couple broke free of their restraints and fought off a home invader before he was able to sexually assault a woman in her own home Monday morning. (Stephen Dethrage A man is in police custody in because a Tuscaloosa County couple was able to fight him out of their home after he broke in, tied them up, robbed them at knife-point and tried to sexually assault them.

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