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  • Spirit of Alabama: Ryan Hunter-Reay

    Spirit of Alabama: Ryan Hunter-Reay

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:30:24 GMT
    Indy car champion Ryan Hunter-Reay races to win and wants to help win another race against cancer. He is tonight's Spirit of Alabama report.
    Indy car champion Ryan Hunter-Reay races to win and wants to help win another race against cancer. He is tonight's Spirit of Alabama report.
  • Bessemer to ask for federal, state, county assistance to prevent flooding

    Bessemer to ask for federal, state, county assistance to prevent flooding

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:00:55 GMT
    Tuesday, the Bessemer City Council took action to help alleviate flooding in areas along Valley Creek. The council passed a resolution asking for Federal, State and County assistance. Flooding along Valley Creek has been a problem for many years. But recently, the problem has gotten worse. In the last four years, the creek has flooded twice, the latest was last Monday. Bessemer Mayor Kenneth Gulley says it's time so...
    Tuesday, the Bessemer City Council took action to help alleviate flooding in areas along Valley Creek. The council passed a resolution asking for Federal, State and County assistance. Flooding along Valley Creek has been a problem for many years. But recently, the problem has gotten worse. In the last four years, the creek has flooded twice, the latest was last Monday. Bessemer Mayor Kenneth Gulley says it's time so...
  • A.G. Gaston asks judge to dismiss company from airport sign collapse lawsuit

    A.G. Gaston asks judge to dismiss company from airport sign collapse lawsuit

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:31:22 GMT
    Birmingham contractor A.G. Gaston, a project manager on the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport expansion project, wants to be dismissed from a wrongful death lawsuit over a fatal flight display collapse.
    Birmingham contractor A.G. Gaston, a project manager on the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport expansion project, wants to be dismissed from a wrongful death lawsuit over a fatal flight display collapse.
  • Mom allegedly shoots son's boyfriend at McCalla area truck stop after claims of abuse

    Mom allegedly shoots son's boyfriend at McCalla area truck stop after claims of abuse

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:30:07 GMT
    Anita Hill is charged with murder after fatally shooting her son's boyfriend at a McCalla area truck stop.Anita Hill is charged with murder after fatally shooting her son's boyfriend at a McCalla area truck stop.
    When authorities arrived on the scene, the shooting suspect, Anita T. Hill, and her son who witnessed the shooting were standing nearby.
    When authorities arrived on the scene, the shooting suspect, Anita T. Hill, and her son who witnessed the shooting were standing nearby.
  • New storm shelter complete thanks to Bo Jackson’s ‘Bo Bikes Bama’ charity ride

    New storm shelter complete thanks to Bo Jackson’s ‘Bo Bikes Bama’ charity ride

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:23:33 GMT
      The storm shelter was funded by the Governor’s Emergency Relief Fund, the beneficiary of the ‘Bo Bikes Bama’ charity ride.
      The storm shelter was funded by the Governor’s Emergency Relief Fund, the beneficiary of the ‘Bo Bikes Bama’ charity ride.
  • Alabama students compete for scholarships in auto skills competition in Birmingham

    Alabama students compete for scholarships in auto skills competition in Birmingham

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:04 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:04:45 GMT
     Today’s competition was held at the Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham.
     Today’s competition was held at the Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham.
  • Groundbreaking held for Roosevelt Park renovation project in Bessemer

    Groundbreaking held for Roosevelt Park renovation project in Bessemer

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 4:06 PM EDT2014-04-15 20:06:24 GMT
    The city of Bessemer is one step closer to opening its first recreational and wellness facility.
    The city of Bessemer is one step closer to opening its first recreational and wellness facility.
  • Southside mother charged with chemical endangerment of her unborn child

    Southside mother charged with chemical endangerment of her unborn child

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 2:56 PM EDT2014-04-15 18:56:41 GMT
    According to Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin, the woman tested positive for amphetamine and methamphetamine.
    According to Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin, the woman tested positive for amphetamine and methamphetamine.
  • VIDEO: Time-lapse of total lunar eclipse (Blood Moon)

    VIDEO: Time-lapse of total lunar eclipse (Blood Moon)

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 2:49 PM EDT2014-04-15 18:49:20 GMT
    A total lunar eclipse was visible across much of the nation early Tuesday morning. The eclipse began around two o'clock eastern time and about an hour later, the moon was fully eclipsed and glowing an orange-red color. NASA says Tuesday's eclipse is the last full lunar eclipse visible from the United States until 2019. No part of the eclipse was visible from Europe, most of Africa, the Middle East or most of Asia.
    A total lunar eclipse was visible across much of the nation early Tuesday morning. The eclipse began around two o'clock eastern time and about an hour later, the moon was fully eclipsed and glowing an orange-red color. NASA says Tuesday's eclipse is the last full lunar eclipse visible from the United States until 2019. No part of the eclipse was visible from Europe, most of Africa, the Middle East or most of Asia.
  • Hundreds attend the Exceptional Education Prom in Birmingham

    Hundreds attend the Exceptional Education Prom in Birmingham

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-04-15 16:55:31 GMT
    Around 300 students from several Jefferson County schools put on their best attire and attended today’s dance.
    Around 300 students from several Jefferson County schools put on their best attire and attended today’s dance.
  • Mayor William Bell met with Dalai Lama in Japan ahead of the spiritual leader’s Birmingham visit

    Mayor William Bell met with Dalai Lama in Japan ahead of the spiritual leader’s Birmingham visit

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-04-15 16:14:20 GMT
    Mayor William Bell spent some time in Kyoto, Japan at the Mind and Life Institute to discuss the upcoming visit of the Dalai Lama to Birmingham.
    Mayor William Bell spent some time in Kyoto, Japan at the Mind and Life Institute to discuss the upcoming visit of the Dalai Lama to Birmingham.
  • BURGER BYTES: Saban and Malzahn Rap "Jump Around"

    BURGER BYTES: Saban and Malzahn Rap "Jump Around"

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:18 AM EDT2014-04-15 15:18:01 GMT
    Nick Saban says, "jump around".Nick Saban says, "jump around".
    Believe it or not, Kyle Burger helped out Alabama head coach Nick Saban and Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn get in touch with their hip-hop side...
    Believe it or not, Kyle Burger helped out Alabama head coach Nick Saban and Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn get in touch with their hip-hop side...
  • Attempted murder investigation underway after 36th Avenue East shooting in Tuscaloosa

    Attempted murder investigation underway after 36th Avenue East shooting in Tuscaloosa

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:01 AM EDT2014-04-15 14:01:37 GMT
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      Investigators believe the victim and suspect were arguing over a mutual female friend.
      Investigators believe the victim and suspect were arguing over a mutual female friend.
  • Today marks three years since the 2011 "Tax Day" tornado in Greene and Tuscaloosa Counties

    Today marks three years since the 2011 "Tax Day" tornado in Greene and Tuscaloosa Counties

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-04-15 13:05:42 GMT
    The April 15, 2011 tornado outbreak is often overshadowed by April 27.
    The April 15, 2011 tornado outbreak is often overshadowed by April 27.
  • Remembering the April 15, 2011 tornado, cafeteria worker charged with selling drugs at school top your Tuesday morning headlines

    Remembering the April 15, 2011 tornado, cafeteria worker charged with selling drugs at school top your Tuesday morning headlines

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:58 AM EDT2014-04-15 11:58:43 GMT
    A quick look at stories making headlines this Tuesday morning.
    A quick look at stories making headlines this Tuesday morning.
  • 13 Investigates: Flood Cars

    13 Investigates: Flood Cars

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:38 AM EDT2014-04-15 11:38:54 GMT
    The floodwaters from last week's storms have long receded, but they've left behind damaged cars - which could spell trouble if you're looking to buy a used vehicle. Owners *can* settle with their insurance companies or not even make a claim, then, clean up their damaged cars just enough to sell them. Not only is it a threat to your wallet, but more importantly, to your safety. What do you need to know to avoid buying a flood-damaged car or truck? Flooding is a fact of life in Alabama at ...
    The floodwaters from last week's storms have long receded, but they've left behind damaged cars - which could spell trouble if you're looking to buy a used vehicle. Owners *can* settle with their insurance companies or not even make a claim, then, clean up their damaged cars just enough to sell them. Not only is it a threat to your wallet, but more importantly, to your safety. What do you need to know to avoid buying a flood-damaged car or truck? Flooding is a fact of life in Alabama at ...
  • High wind, heavy rain topples tree on Edgewood Boulevard in Homewood Tuesday

    High wind, heavy rain topples tree on Edgewood Boulevard in Homewood Tuesday

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:58 AM EDT2014-04-15 10:58:12 GMT
    The Tuesday morning rainfall, along with heavy wind knocked over a tree in Homewood.
    The Tuesday morning rainfall, along with heavy wind knocked over a tree in Homewood.
  • Talladega county man sentenced in KKK murder-for-hire plot to kill neighbor

    Talladega county man sentenced in KKK murder-for-hire plot to kill neighbor

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-04-14 23:24:16 GMT
    Allen Wayne Densen Morgan, 30, of Munford, will spend six years in jail after allegedly trying to hire KKK members to torture and murder an African-American neighbor whom he believed had raped his wife. Allen Wayne Densen Morgan, 30, of Munford, will spend six years in jail after allegedly trying to hire KKK members to torture and murder an African-American neighbor whom he believed had raped his wife.
    A Talladega County man will spend six years behind bars after he allegedly tried to hire a member of the Ku Klux Klan to murder an African-American neighbor. According to US Attorney Joyce White Vance, Allen Wayne Densen Morgan, 30, of Munford, pleaded guilty in Octobertousing and causing someone else to use interstate facilities and travel with the intent to commit a murder-for-hire. After his prison sentence, Morgan will serve three years of supervised release. Morgan allegedly told FBI age...
    A Talladega County man will spend six years behind bars after he allegedly tried to hire a member of the Ku Klux Klan to murder an African-American neighbor. According to US Attorney Joyce White Vance, Allen Wayne Densen Morgan, 30, of Munford, pleaded guilty in Octobertousing and causing someone else to use interstate facilities and travel with the intent to commit a murder-for-hire. After his prison sentence, Morgan will serve three years of supervised release. Morgan allegedly told FBI age...
  • Weather cancellation leads to generous gift for Birmingham children Monday

    Weather cancellation leads to generous gift for Birmingham children Monday

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:56:23 GMT
    A weather-cancellation turned into a generous gift for some youngsters and their families. Camp Fire Alabama had planned the 3rd annual Kathleen P. Bruhn Leadership Open golf tournament Monday, but it was rained out for the second consecutive Monday. Camp Fire had ordered 100 lunches for that event, but didn’t want the food go to waste. So, they contacted Urban Ministries, and they agreed to take the lunches for thei...
    A weather-cancellation turned into a generous gift for some youngsters and their families. Camp Fire Alabama had planned the 3rd annual Kathleen P. Bruhn Leadership Open golf tournament Monday, but it was rained out for the second consecutive Monday. Camp Fire had ordered 100 lunches for that event, but didn’t want the food go to waste. So, they contacted Urban Ministries, and they agreed to take the lunches for thei...
  • Scottsboro cafeteria worker accused of selling drugs at school

    Scottsboro cafeteria worker accused of selling drugs at school

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:36 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:36:00 GMT
    Michelle Allen, 54, was charged with attempt to distribute a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance after allegedly trying to sell drugs out of a junior high cafeteria in which she worked. Michelle Allen, 54, was charged with attempt to distribute a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance after allegedly trying to sell drugs out of a junior high cafeteria in which she worked.
    A North Alabama school cafeteria worker has been chargedafter allegedly trying to sell drugs out of the back door of a junior high school cafeteria. Michelle Allen, 54, worked at Scottsboro Junior High School when police received a tip about a drug sale. An undercover officer setup a meetingwith Allen, where she tried to sell Adderall to the officer. Allen was charged withattempt to distribute a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance. She wasreleasedafter posting$25,000...
    A North Alabama school cafeteria worker has been chargedafter allegedly trying to sell drugs out of the back door of a junior high school cafeteria. Michelle Allen, 54, worked at Scottsboro Junior High School when police received a tip about a drug sale. An undercover officer setup a meetingwith Allen, where she tried to sell Adderall to the officer. Allen was charged withattempt to distribute a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance. She wasreleasedafter posting$25,000...
  • Attalla man charged with stealing pickup truck

    Attalla man charged with stealing pickup truck

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:19:12 GMT
    Clifton Lakeith Gross, 34, was arrested in connection with the thef tof a 1983 Datsun pickup Sunday. He was caught driving the vehicle past the owner's residence. Clifton Lakeith Gross, 34, was arrested in connection with the thef tof a 1983 Datsun pickup Sunday. He was caught driving the vehicle past the owner's residence.
    An Attalla man was arrested yesterday for stealing a truck Sunday morning. According to the Etowah County Sheriff's Office, Clifton Lakeith Gross, 34, was arrested in connection with the theft of a 1983 Datsun pickup from a home on Copeland Gap Church Road in the early morning hours. While the deputy was at the residence taking a report on the stolen vehicle, Gross drove the truck past the property. The deputy identified it as the stolen vehicle and arrested Gross. Gross was also charged with...
    An Attalla man was arrested yesterday for stealing a truck Sunday morning. According to the Etowah County Sheriff's Office, Clifton Lakeith Gross, 34, was arrested in connection with the theft of a 1983 Datsun pickup from a home on Copeland Gap Church Road in the early morning hours. While the deputy was at the residence taking a report on the stolen vehicle, Gross drove the truck past the property. The deputy identified it as the stolen vehicle and arrested Gross. Gross was also charged with...
  • Attalla man charged after allegedly stealing Camaro parts, Kawasaki motorcycle

    Attalla man charged after allegedly stealing Camaro parts, Kawasaki motorcycle

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:11:00 GMT
    Justine Wayne Bearden, 23, is facing charges after allegedly stealing two seats and a dash pad from a 1985 Camaro, as well as a 2012 Kawasaki ninja 250cc motorcycle.Justine Wayne Bearden, 23, is facing charges after allegedly stealing two seats and a dash pad from a 1985 Camaro, as well as a 2012 Kawasaki ninja 250cc motorcycle.
    An Attalla man is facing charge after allegedly stealing parts from a Camaro, as well as a motorcycle. According to the Etowah County Sheriff's Office, Justine Wayne Bearden, 23, allegedly stole two seats and a dash pad from a 1985 Chevrolet Camaro on Sand Valley Road, which was reported April 8. The next day, the stolen items were found inside Bearden's late 80's Camaro on Pope Circle. At the scene, police also spotted a 2012 Kawasaki Ninja 250cc motorcycle, the same type as once which was r...
    An Attalla man is facing charge after allegedly stealing parts from a Camaro, as well as a motorcycle. According to the Etowah County Sheriff's Office, Justine Wayne Bearden, 23, allegedly stole two seats and a dash pad from a 1985 Chevrolet Camaro on Sand Valley Road, which was reported April 8. The next day, the stolen items were found inside Bearden's late 80's Camaro on Pope Circle. At the scene, police also spotted a 2012 Kawasaki Ninja 250cc motorcycle, the same type as once which was r...
  • Center Point Elementary reopens 2 years after tornado damaged school

    Center Point Elementary reopens 2 years after tornado damaged school

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:19 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:19:37 GMT
    Monday, Center Point Elementary School reopened to students for the first time in more than two years. On January 23, 2012, the school building was heavily damaged after a tornado tore through parts of eastern Jefferson County. At the time of the tornado, Center Point Elementary School housed more than 600 Kindergarten through Second Grade students. While the school was being repaired, students were housed at Erwin...
    Monday, Center Point Elementary School reopened to students for the first time in more than two years. On January 23, 2012, the school building was heavily damaged after a tornado tore through parts of eastern Jefferson County. At the time of the tornado, Center Point Elementary School housed more than 600 Kindergarten through Second Grade students. While the school was being repaired, students were housed at Erwin...
  • Narcotics task force arrests one in "Spice" investigation

    Narcotics task force arrests one in "Spice" investigation

    Monday, April 14 2014 3:31 PM EDT2014-04-14 19:31:46 GMT
    A portion of the cash and synthetic marijuana or "Spice" seized during a two-month investigation by the West Alabama Narcotics Task Force. A portion of the cash and synthetic marijuana or "Spice" seized during a two-month investigation by the West Alabama Narcotics Task Force.
    A two-month investigation into sythetic marijuana or "Spice" has netted at least one arrest and thousands of dollars worth of the product. According to the Tuscaloosa Police Department, the West Alabama Narcotics Task Force has spent the past two months investigating the synthetic marijuana product originally sold as incense. Over the course of their investigation, agents have seized 4,500 packets of the drug with a street value of $225,000. They've also seized $550,000 in cash related to sel...
    A two-month investigation into sythetic marijuana or "Spice" has netted at least one arrest and thousands of dollars worth of the product. According to the Tuscaloosa Police Department, the West Alabama Narcotics Task Force has spent the past two months investigating the synthetic marijuana product originally sold as incense. Over the course of their investigation, agents have seized 4,500 packets of the drug with a street value of $225,000. They've also seized $550,000 in cash related to sel...
  • Habitat for Humanity dedicates new home for tornado survivor

    Habitat for Humanity dedicates new home for tornado survivor

    Monday, April 14 2014 3:19 PM EDT2014-04-14 19:19:28 GMT
    A family in west Alabama has a new place to rest their heads this evening. Habitat for Humanity dedicated a new home on Juanita Drive in the Alberta City area of Tuscaloosa.Kathy Pickens lived in the Alberta community before the April twenty-seventh 2011 tornado. But her home didn't make it through the storm. She said, "I could walk in the front door, but the rest of the rooms were just one the floor, everything just ground level." So with the help of the city, Habitat Tuscaloosa bought doze...
    A family in west Alabama has a new place to rest their heads this evening. Habitat for Humanity dedicated a new home on Juanita Drive in the Alberta City area of Tuscaloosa.Kathy Pickens lived in the Alberta community before the April twenty-seventh 2011 tornado. But her home didn't make it through the storm. She said, "I could walk in the front door, but the rest of the rooms were just one the floor, everything just ground level." So with the help of the city, Habitat Tuscaloosa bought doze...
  • Gas prices in Alabama at higher levels than in 2013

    Gas prices in Alabama at higher levels than in 2013

    Monday, April 14 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-04-14 19:10:01 GMT
    Gasoline prices in Alabama are at higher levels than we’ve seen in more than a year. AAA’s Daily Fuel Gauge Report shows today’s average price for regular unleaded in Alabama is $3.54 a gallon. That’s 12 cents more than one week ago, and almost 30 cents from this time in March 2014. Comparing today’s price with April 14, 2013, this year’s price is 18 cents higher than in 2013. Montgomery has the state’s highest avera...
    Gasoline prices in Alabama are at higher levels than we’ve seen in more than a year. AAA’s Daily Fuel Gauge Report shows today’s average price for regular unleaded in Alabama is $3.54 a gallon. That’s 12 cents more than one week ago, and almost 30 cents from this time in March 2014. Comparing today’s price with April 14, 2013, this year’s price is 18 cents higher than in 2013. Montgomery has the state’s highest avera...
  • Public hearing held over pollution concerns from ABC Coke plant in Tarrant

    Public hearing held over pollution concerns from ABC Coke plant in Tarrant

    Monday, April 14 2014 2:56 PM EDT2014-04-14 18:56:21 GMT
    A number of residents filed into the Jefferson County Department of Health Monday to express their concerns over a plant located in Tarrant.
    A number of residents filed into the Jefferson County Department of Health Monday to express their concerns over a plant located in Tarrant.
  • Two arrested after active meth lab discovered near Graysville

    Two arrested after active meth lab discovered near Graysville

    Monday, April 14 2014 2:24 PM EDT2014-04-14 18:24:31 GMT
    An attempt to serve some outstanding warrants led Jefferson County sheriff’s deputies to an active meth lab Sunday morning.
    An attempt to serve some outstanding warrants led Jefferson County sheriff’s deputies to an active meth lab Sunday morning.
  • Center Point homeowner fires shots at burglary suspects

    Center Point homeowner fires shots at burglary suspects

    Monday, April 14 2014 1:57 PM EDT2014-04-14 17:57:10 GMT
    The man grabbed his pistol and sat on the couch waiting for the suspects to enter.
    The man grabbed his pistol and sat on the couch waiting for the suspects to enter.
  • Tuscaloosa homeowner pulls gun on home invasion suspect armed with a machete

    Tuscaloosa homeowner pulls gun on home invasion suspect armed with a machete

    Monday, April 14 2014 1:48 PM EDT2014-04-14 17:48:00 GMT
    Daniel Pearman, 21, was arrested for allegedly demanding a couple's valuables armed with a machete Sunday morning.Daniel Pearman, 21, was arrested for allegedly demanding a couple's valuables armed with a machete Sunday morning.
    Police say Daniel Pearman approached a man and his wife with a machete as they were having breakfast on their back porch.
    Police say Daniel Pearman approached a man and his wife with a machete as they were having breakfast on their back porch.
  • 25 year old man dead after being ejected from vehicle in crash near Bagley

    25 year old man dead after being ejected from vehicle in crash near Bagley

    Monday, April 14 2014 1:30 PM EDT2014-04-14 17:30:55 GMT
    Investigators say the driver, a 34 year old female, lost control of the 1998 Ford Mustang and struck a ditch.
    Investigators say the driver, a 34 year old female, lost control of the 1998 Ford Mustang and struck a ditch.
  • Passover agreement made between Birmingham Police Chief and Temple Beth-El

    Passover agreement made between Birmingham Police Chief and Temple Beth-El

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:38 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:38:30 GMT
      Under Jewish Law, Jews must eat only unleavened bread for the eight days of Passover and get rid of all leavened bread products.
      Under Jewish Law, Jews must eat only unleavened bread for the eight days of Passover and get rid of all leavened bread products.
  • 2007 Wachovia Bank robbery suspect granted another competency hearing

    2007 Wachovia Bank robbery suspect granted another competency hearing

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:14:19 GMT
    Merriweather is accused of killing two tellers during a 2007 robbery of a Wachovia Bank in Bessemer.
    Merriweather is accused of killing two tellers during a 2007 robbery of a Wachovia Bank in Bessemer.
  • Two arrested in Vestavia Hills for trafficking cocaine

    Two arrested in Vestavia Hills for trafficking cocaine

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-04-14 14:48:02 GMT
    The suspects have been placed in the Jefferson County Jail on a $1 million bond.
    The suspects have been placed in the Jefferson County Jail on a $1 million bond.
  • Update: Governor Bentley’s Cullman County visit canceled Monday

    Update: Governor Bentley’s Cullman County visit canceled Monday

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:35 AM EDT2014-04-14 14:35:35 GMT
    The Governor is meeting with business & community leaders across the state to discuss economic conditions and job growth opportunities.The Governor is meeting with business & community leaders across the state to discuss economic conditions and job growth opportunities.
    Governor Robert Bentley is continuing his “Road to Economic Recovery Tour” today with several stops in Cullman County.
    Governor Robert Bentley is continuing his “Road to Economic Recovery Tour” today with several stops in Cullman County.
  • Hundreds in Birmingham audition to become the next Biggest Loser (PHOTOS)

    Hundreds in Birmingham audition to become the next Biggest Loser (PHOTOS)

    Monday, April 14 2014 10:12 AM EDT2014-04-14 14:12:03 GMT
    While the auditions in Birmingham have ended, it’s not too late to apply for the show in another city.
    While the auditions in Birmingham have ended, it’s not too late to apply for the show in another city.
  • Rain & storms likely, Matt Pitt released & boy attacked by pit bull remembered top your Monday morning headlines

    Rain & storms likely, Matt Pitt released & boy attacked by pit bull remembered top your Monday morning headlines

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:12 AM EDT2014-04-14 12:12:41 GMT
    A quick look at stories making headlines this Monday morning
    A quick look at stories making headlines this Monday morning
  • VIDEO: The Basement's Matt Pitt released Sunday morning

    VIDEO: The Basement's Matt Pitt released Sunday morning

    Monday, April 14 2014 7:26 AM EDT2014-04-14 11:26:17 GMT
    Matt Pitt released from jailMatt Pitt released from jail
    Alabama's 13 has a crew camped out in Columbiana this morning waiting on the release offormer youthevangelist Matt Pitt.The Basement's founder Matt Pitt has been jailed in Shelby County since August 2013 after violating his probation. Pitt's probation stemmed from a 2012incident in which he pleaded guilty to attempting to impersonate a police officer. He's accused of impersonating a peace officer again in June 2013, whichwas a violation of his probation.Pitt's release is based on his good beh...
    Alabama's 13 has a crew camped out in Columbiana this morning waiting on the release offormer youthevangelist Matt Pitt.The Basement's founder Matt Pitt has been jailed in Shelby County since August 2013 after violating his probation. Pitt's probation stemmed from a 2012incident in which he pleaded guilty to attempting to impersonate a police officer. He's accused of impersonating a peace officer again in June 2013, whichwas a violation of his probation.Pitt's release is based on his good beh...
  • Matt Pitt’s supporters welcome him home following release from jail

    Matt Pitt’s supporters welcome him home following release from jail

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-04-14 03:11:52 GMT
    Sunday morning, Pitt was released from the Shelby County Jail. He had been behind bars since August of last year for violating his probation. The probation stemmed from a 2012 incident, when he pleaded guilty to attempting to impersonate a peace officer. Sunday morning, Pitt’s attorney Brian Ritchey spoke to the media outside the Shelby County Jail. He said it’s been a difficult eight months, but it was not wasted. ...
    Sunday morning, Pitt was released from the Shelby County Jail. He had been behind bars since August of last year for violating his probation. The probation stemmed from a 2012 incident, when he pleaded guilty to attempting to impersonate a peace officer. Sunday morning, Pitt’s attorney Brian Ritchey spoke to the media outside the Shelby County Jail. He said it’s been a difficult eight months, but it was not wasted. ...
  • Evening News Sunday April 13, 2014

    Evening News Sunday April 13, 2014

    Sunday, April 13 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-04-14 01:48:00 GMT
    Evening News Sunday April 13, 2014.Youth evangelist Matt Pitt released from jail.Three killed in shootings at Kansas City area Jewish centers. Rain and cooler weather to begin week.
    Evening News Sunday April 13, 2014.Youth evangelist Matt Pitt released from jail.Three killed in shootings at Kansas City area Jewish centers. Rain and cooler weather to begin week.
  • Birmingham Water Works Board says discolored water is safe

    Birmingham Water Works Board says discolored water is safe

    Sunday, April 13 2014 8:43 AM EDT2014-04-13 12:43:57 GMT
    The company says it is currently flushing the system and expects the water to turn back to normal, though no timeline has been given.
    The company says it is currently flushing the system and expects the water to turn back to normal, though no timeline has been given.
  • 3rd Annual Saint Mark's Italian Food Festival

    3rd Annual Saint Mark's Italian Food Festival

    Sunday, April 13 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-04-13 10:53:41 GMT
    If grape stomping, fresh pizza and experiencing a new culture sounds like fun to you, put the 3rd annual Saint Mark's Italian Food Festival on your calendar. Lisa Crane sat down with Robert Sbrissa to talk about the upcoming event. Here are the details:Saturday, April 26thSaint Mark's the Evangelist Catholic Church. 7340 Cahaba Valley Road - Birmingham.The food experience will start at 4:00 pm. A special feast mass will begin at 3:00 pm. There will be live entertainment until 11:00 pm.Tickets...
    If grape stomping, fresh pizza and experiencing a new culture sounds like fun to you, put the 3rd annual Saint Mark's Italian Food Festival on your calendar. Lisa Crane sat down with Robert Sbrissa to talk about the upcoming event. Here are the details:Saturday, April 26thSaint Mark's the Evangelist Catholic Church. 7340 Cahaba Valley Road - Birmingham.The food experience will start at 4:00 pm. A special feast mass will begin at 3:00 pm. There will be live entertainment until 11:00 pm.Tickets...
  • Homeowner's Seminar

    Homeowner's Seminar

    Sunday, April 13 2014 6:52 AM EDT2014-04-13 10:52:36 GMT
    Buying a home may seem overwhelming to some, but The Worship Center's Huffman Derby Campus is teaming up with Norman Associates to make it easier. Jeremy Norman sat down with Lisa Crane to tell us moreinformation about the upcoming seminar aiming to help prospective homebuyers.
    Buying a home may seem overwhelming to some, but The Worship Center's Huffman Derby Campus is teaming up with Norman Associates to make it easier. Jeremy Norman sat down with Lisa Crane to tell us moreinformation about the upcoming seminar aiming to help prospective homebuyers.
  • Evening News Saturday April 12, 2014

    Evening News Saturday April 12, 2014

    Evening News Saturday April 12, 2014

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:47 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:47:04 GMT
    Evening News Saturday April 12, 2014.Five year old boy killed by pit bull remembered in Riverside."Biggest Loser" auditions held in Birmingham.Alabaster "Clean Up Day" an April Saturday staple.
    Evening News Saturday April 12, 2014.Five year old boy killed by pit bull remembered in Riverside."Biggest Loser" auditions held in Birmingham.Alabaster "Clean Up Day" an April Saturday staple.
  • Dozens celebrate the life of 5 year old Riverside boy killed by pit bull

    Dozens celebrate the life of 5 year old Riverside boy killed by pit bull

    Saturday, April 12 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-04-12 23:44:16 GMT
    A neighborhood in Riverside continues to mourn the death of a five year old boy killed by a pit bull. John Harvard was attacked by the dog at his Riverside home last Sunday. His family rushed him to the hospital where he died. Dozens of people gathered today to release balloons in remembrance of John Harvard The people that live on Honeysuckle Way where John also lived said this tragedy is very difficult to get over. The organizers of the event said they hope the release of over 100 balloon...
    A neighborhood in Riverside continues to mourn the death of a five year old boy killed by a pit bull. John Harvard was attacked by the dog at his Riverside home last Sunday. His family rushed him to the hospital where he died. Dozens of people gathered today to release balloons in remembrance of John Harvard The people that live on Honeysuckle Way where John also lived said this tragedy is very difficult to get over. The organizers of the event said they hope the release of over 100 balloon...
  • Community comes together after CA bus crash

    Community comes together after CA bus crash

    Saturday, April 12 2014 9:01 AM EDT2014-04-12 13:01:47 GMT
    A community in California is rallying to help those affected by the tragic bus accident that left atleast 10 people dead and more than 30 injured.
    A community in California is rallying to help those affected by the tragic bus accident that left atleast 10 people dead and more than 30 injured.
  • Saturday Morning Headlines

    Saturday Morning Headlines

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:50 AM EDT2014-04-12 12:50:00 GMT
    Get out and enjoy today! But first, here are your headlines from Lisa Crane.
    Get out and enjoy today! But first, here are your headlines from Lisa Crane.
  • Update: Missing Fayetteville woman found dead near Sylacauga

    Update: Missing Fayetteville woman found dead near Sylacauga

    Friday, April 11 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-04-12 01:50:17 GMT
    A woman that was reported missing from Fayetteville earlier this week has been found deceased. The Talladega County Sheriff's Office confirmed that the body of Angela Whitworth, 51, was located near Sylacauga today. She had last been seen Tuesday when she told her family in Fayetteville that she was going to pick up transcripts at BB Comer High School. She never arrived at the school. Fred Davenport will have more on this story tonight at 10 p.m. on Alabama's 13 News.
    A woman that was reported missing from Fayetteville earlier this week has been found deceased. The Talladega County Sheriff's Office confirmed that the body of Angela Whitworth, 51, was located near Sylacauga today. She had last been seen Tuesday when she told her family in Fayetteville that she was going to pick up transcripts at BB Comer High School. She never arrived at the school. Fred Davenport will have more on this story tonight at 10 p.m. on Alabama's 13 News.
  • Vestavia Hills raid uncovers suspicious white powder, 2 arrests

    Vestavia Hills raid uncovers suspicious white powder, 2 arrests

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:56:49 GMT
    Vestavia Hills police along with a number of undercover authorities raided a home in the 1500 block of Panorama Drive Friday afternoon. Authorities tell Alabama’s 13 News that a search warrant was issued on the home to check for Illegal narcotics. So far, two arrests occurred after authorities say they found some white power, which they believe could be cocaine.Tests are now underway to analyze the substance. Warrants will be filed against the suspects Saturday.
    Vestavia Hills police along with a number of undercover authorities raided a home in the 1500 block of Panorama Drive Friday afternoon. Authorities tell Alabama’s 13 News that a search warrant was issued on the home to check for Illegal narcotics. So far, two arrests occurred after authorities say they found some white power, which they believe could be cocaine.Tests are now underway to analyze the substance. Warrants will be filed against the suspects Saturday.
  • Human remains found in Birmingham identified as male

    Human remains found in Birmingham identified as male

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:36:51 GMT
    Human remains that were found last month in Birmingham have been identified as belonging to a man. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office confirmed that the bones found March 27 belonged to a white male who was between 5'11" and 6' tall.The body has been there for two to three years. Authorities are now looking intodental records to try to identify the remains.A skull and another bone were located near Third Avenue North last month.
    Human remains that were found last month in Birmingham have been identified as belonging to a man. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office confirmed that the bones found March 27 belonged to a white male who was between 5'11" and 6' tall.The body has been there for two to three years. Authorities are now looking intodental records to try to identify the remains.A skull and another bone were located near Third Avenue North last month.
  • UAB's 'Complex Vision' removed for restoration work Friday

    UAB's 'Complex Vision' removed for restoration work Friday

    Friday, April 11 2014 5:15 PM EDT2014-04-11 21:15:54 GMT
    The kinetic art sculpture on the front of the Callahan Eye Hospital is getting a sprucing up. Work crews were on the campus of the University of Alabama at Birmingham Friday, concentrating on the artwork named Complex Vision. The workers were disassembling the sculpture during the day, and will ship the parts to a studio in Florida where the parts will be stripped, cleaned, repainted and sealed with clear coat. As of...
    The kinetic art sculpture on the front of the Callahan Eye Hospital is getting a sprucing up. Work crews were on the campus of the University of Alabama at Birmingham Friday, concentrating on the artwork named Complex Vision. The workers were disassembling the sculpture during the day, and will ship the parts to a studio in Florida where the parts will be stripped, cleaned, repainted and sealed with clear coat. As of...
  • More than 500 students participate in ‘egg drop’ at Vulcan Park

    More than 500 students participate in ‘egg drop’ at Vulcan Park

    Friday, April 11 2014 4:14 PM EDT2014-04-11 20:14:32 GMT
    The students had to find a way to safely land an egg dropped 100 feet from the Vulcan Tower.
    The students had to find a way to safely land an egg dropped 100 feet from the Vulcan Tower.
  • Memorial planned for 5 year-old Riverside boy attacked by pit bull

    Memorial planned for 5 year-old Riverside boy attacked by pit bull

    Friday, April 11 2014 2:20 PM EDT2014-04-11 18:20:16 GMT
    The mayor, other city leaders and family members are expected to attend.
    The mayor, other city leaders and family members are expected to attend.
  • Overnight chase in Jefferson County, 2 fugitives arrested

    Overnight chase in Jefferson County, 2 fugitives arrested

    Friday, April 11 2014 2:05 PM EDT2014-04-11 18:05:18 GMT
    Justin Hall, 19, and Dewayne Thomas, 20, are accused of leading deputies on a chase in a stolen vehicle through Birmingham and IrondaleJustin Hall, 19, and Dewayne Thomas, 20, are accused of leading deputies on a chase in a stolen vehicle through Birmingham and Irondale
    Deputies followed the vehicle through North Birmingham, Woodlawn, Kingston and later Irondale.
    Deputies followed the vehicle through North Birmingham, Woodlawn, Kingston and later Irondale.
  • Investigation underway after Birmingham house fire on 25th Avenue NW

    Investigation underway after Birmingham house fire on 25th Avenue NW

    Friday, April 11 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-04-11 16:11:09 GMT
      Firefighters were called to the 600 block of 25th Avenue NW just after 9:00 a.m. Friday.
      Firefighters were called to the 600 block of 25th Avenue NW just after 9:00 a.m. Friday.
  • UAB Research Expo showcases cutting-edge work by undergraduates

    UAB Research Expo showcases cutting-edge work by undergraduates

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:46 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:46:09 GMT
     The event is a chance for students to present their scholarly work to faulty and the UAB community.
     The event is a chance for students to present their scholarly work to faulty and the UAB community.
  • Woman found in a Birmingham alley stuffed in plastic storage box was strangled to death

    Woman found in a Birmingham alley stuffed in plastic storage box was strangled to death

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:41:54 GMT
    A friend was hauling the tub out of an apartment belonging to the suspect killer that morning when he opened it and found the body of 61 year-old Patricia McCain of Morris.
    A friend was hauling the tub out of an apartment belonging to the suspect killer that morning when he opened it and found the body of 61 year-old Patricia McCain of Morris.
  • Munford FBLA students visit Alabama’s 13

    Munford FBLA students visit Alabama’s 13

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:33 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:33:15 GMT
    A group of future business leaders paid a visit to Alabama’s 13 Thursday morning. The FBLA from Munford Middle School in Talladega County sat in on the Midday newscast and got a behind the scenes tour of the station. Some of the students even announced their plans to take over our jobs one day. If you’d like to set up a station tour, click here and fill out the form.
    A group of future business leaders paid a visit to Alabama’s 13 Thursday morning. The FBLA from Munford Middle School in Talladega County sat in on the Midday newscast and got a behind the scenes tour of the station. Some of the students even announced their plans to take over our jobs one day. If you’d like to set up a station tour, click here and fill out the form.
  • Governor Bentley signs education budget without pay raise for teachers

    Governor Bentley signs education budget without pay raise for teachers

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:18 AM EDT2014-04-11 15:18:25 GMT
    The Governor had originally asked lawmakers to include a two percent raise during the most recent legislative session.
    The Governor had originally asked lawmakers to include a two percent raise during the most recent legislative session.
  • Alabaster company explains Mississippi UFO hovering over deer

    Alabaster company explains Mississippi UFO hovering over deer

    Friday, April 11 2014 9:35 AM EDT2014-04-11 13:35:36 GMT
    A spooky trail-camera picture showing a pair of lights looming over a deer's head has generated lots of questions about UFOs over the past week. Now the folks who manufacture the camera that took the picture say they know the true answer to the mystery. "It helps when you look at thousands of these things," said Boyd Barnett, who handles marketing and advertising at Alabaster, Alabama-based Moultrie Products. He and others at Moultrie say the lights seen in the picture are actually the refl...
    A spooky trail-camera picture showing a pair of lights looming over a deer's head has generated lots of questions about UFOs over the past week. Now the folks who manufacture the camera that took the picture say they know the true answer to the mystery. "It helps when you look at thousands of these things," said Boyd Barnett, who handles marketing and advertising at Alabaster, Alabama-based Moultrie Products. He and others at Moultrie say the lights seen in the picture are actually the refl...
  • Corrections officer, 5 others arrested for operating for Alabama prison drug ring

    Corrections officer, 5 others arrested for operating for Alabama prison drug ring

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:59 AM EDT2014-04-11 11:59:42 GMT
    The six have been indicted by federal grand juries in both Montgomery and Birmingham.
    The six have been indicted by federal grand juries in both Montgomery and Birmingham.
  • Woman found in storage box update, prison drug ring and family of 7 escapes house fire top your Friday morning headlines

    Woman found in storage box update, prison drug ring and family of 7 escapes house fire top your Friday morning headlines

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:57 AM EDT2014-04-11 11:57:39 GMT
    A quick look at stories making headlines this Friday morning.
    A quick look at stories making headlines this Friday morning.
  • MLK Jr. Elementary School celebrates not being deemed failing by state

    MLK Jr. Elementary School celebrates not being deemed failing by state

    Thursday, April 10 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-04-11 02:04:01 GMT
    MLK Jr. Elementary School celebrationMLK Jr. Elementary School celebration
    AT THE START OF THIS YEAR THE ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION RELEASED THE LATEST FAILING SCHOOLS LIST. Schools on that list rated in the lowest six percent of schools across the state at least three of the past six yearsStudents, teachers, and community members enjoyed a carnivalto celebrate Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School no longer being deemed failing by the stateSchool staff credit Principal Janet Sherrod's initiative. Extended day director and carnival planner Cheryl Littlejo...
    AT THE START OF THIS YEAR THE ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION RELEASED THE LATEST FAILING SCHOOLS LIST. Schools on that list rated in the lowest six percent of schools across the state at least three of the past six yearsStudents, teachers, and community members enjoyed a carnivalto celebrate Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School no longer being deemed failing by the stateSchool staff credit Principal Janet Sherrod's initiative. Extended day director and carnival planner Cheryl Littlejo...
  • Day four of clean up for central Alabama after Monday's storm

    Day four of clean up for central Alabama after Monday's storm

    Thursday, April 10 2014 8:00 PM EDT2014-04-11 00:00:09 GMT
    It's day four of the cleanup and restoration efforts after Monday's flood waters left behind major damage in parts of central Alabama. Today, we checked back in with Vestavia Bowl in Vestavia Hills, the restoration continues there. The bowling alley won't be open for another three to four weeks. In Tuscaloosa County, county workers are still repairing gravel roads that washed away. They are also removing vegetation debris that washed along certain roads. The Shelby County Emergency Ma...
    It's day four of the cleanup and restoration efforts after Monday's flood waters left behind major damage in parts of central Alabama. Today, we checked back in with Vestavia Bowl in Vestavia Hills, the restoration continues there. The bowling alley won't be open for another three to four weeks. In Tuscaloosa County, county workers are still repairing gravel roads that washed away. They are also removing vegetation debris that washed along certain roads. The Shelby County Emergency Ma...
  • Missing woman search underway in Talladega County

    Missing woman search underway in Talladega County

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-04-10 22:50:16 GMT
    The woman was last seen driving a red 1991 Ford Aerostar with red splattered paint on the back.
    The woman was last seen driving a red 1991 Ford Aerostar with red splattered paint on the back.
  • Walker County Board of Education votes to close three schools

    Walker County Board of Education votes to close three schools

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-04-10 22:07:32 GMT
    Parrish High SchoolParrish High School
    At the end of this school year, three Walker County schools will close their doors for good.The Walker County Board of Education voted to close Parrish High School, Sipsey Elementary/Junior High and T.S. Boyd Elementary. Parents of Parrish High School students spoke to Alabama's 13 last month, voicing concerns over closing the school that some of the parents themselves graduated from, as well. Superintendent Jason Adkinstold us last week that the decision comes down to making sure students ge...
    At the end of this school year, three Walker County schools will close their doors for good.The Walker County Board of Education voted to close Parrish High School, Sipsey Elementary/Junior High and T.S. Boyd Elementary. Parents of Parrish High School students spoke to Alabama's 13 last month, voicing concerns over closing the school that some of the parents themselves graduated from, as well. Superintendent Jason Adkinstold us last week that the decision comes down to making sure students ge...
  • Heartbleed bug threatens security of internet users

    Heartbleed bug threatens security of internet users

    Thursday, April 10 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-04-10 20:51:26 GMT
    If you don't usually change your online passwords very often, you might want to rethink that.
    If you don't usually change your online passwords very often, you might want to rethink that.
  • Birmingham mother and five children jump from window to escape house fire

    Birmingham mother and five children jump from window to escape house fire

    Thursday, April 10 2014 3:40 PM EDT2014-04-10 19:40:50 GMT
    The fire happened in the 500 block of Antwerp Avenue in the Woodlawn area.
    The fire happened in the 500 block of Antwerp Avenue in the Woodlawn area.
  • VIDEO: Beeping Easter Egg Hunt held for visually-impaired children in Birmingham

    VIDEO: Beeping Easter Egg Hunt held for visually-impaired children in Birmingham

    Thursday, April 10 2014 3:08 PM EDT2014-04-10 19:08:17 GMT
    The hunt helps blind and visually-impaired children find the eggs by listening to the beeps.
    The hunt helps blind and visually-impaired children find the eggs by listening to the beeps.
  • Birmingham-area students participate in Alabama Power’s Engineering Day

    Birmingham-area students participate in Alabama Power’s Engineering Day

    Thursday, April 10 2014 2:57 PM EDT2014-04-10 18:57:40 GMT
    The day is designed to recruit more high school students into the engineering field.
    The day is designed to recruit more high school students into the engineering field.
  • New fugitive added to FBI’s Ten Most Wanted list, may be “hiding in plain sight” (PHOTOS)

    New fugitive added to FBI’s Ten Most Wanted list, may be “hiding in plain sight” (PHOTOS)

    Thursday, April 10 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-04-10 17:10:01 GMT
    William Bradford Bishop, Jr. is suspected of beating his wife, mother and three sons ages 14, 10 and 5 to death on March 1, 1976.
    William Bradford Bishop, Jr. is suspected of beating his wife, mother and three sons ages 14, 10 and 5 to death on March 1, 1976.
  • Teen Transition Career Fair today at Birmingham’s Boutwell Auditorium

    Teen Transition Career Fair today at Birmingham’s Boutwell Auditorium

    Thursday, April 10 2014 1:09 PM EDT2014-04-10 17:09:08 GMT
    The VRS Transition Service is hosting a career fair for students from Blount County, Jefferson County Shelby County and surrounding areas.
    The VRS Transition Service is hosting a career fair for students from Blount County, Jefferson County Shelby County and surrounding areas.
  • Stillman College implements furloughs to avoid layoffs

    Stillman College implements furloughs to avoid layoffs

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-04-10 15:26:26 GMT
    School leaders say the decision is needed to avoid pay cuts and lay-offs as the institute deals with some financial challenges.
    School leaders say the decision is needed to avoid pay cuts and lay-offs as the institute deals with some financial challenges.
  • Update: Highway 119 in Shelby County reopened after gas leak

    Update: Highway 119 in Shelby County reopened after gas leak

    Thursday, April 10 2014 10:45 AM EDT2014-04-10 14:45:37 GMT
    Traffic is being diverted at the intersections of Heardmont Park to the west and Shelby County Highway 14 to the east.
    Traffic is being diverted at the intersections of Heardmont Park to the west and Shelby County Highway 14 to the east.
  • Deadly pit bull attack update, hike in gas prices & a new standardized test top your Thursday morning headlines

    Deadly pit bull attack update, hike in gas prices & a new standardized test top your Thursday morning headlines

    Thursday, April 10 2014 8:07 AM EDT2014-04-10 12:07:14 GMT
    A quick look at stories making headlines this Thursday morning
    A quick look at stories making headlines this Thursday morning
  • 142,000 Alabamians expected to request tax filing extensions

    142,000 Alabamians expected to request tax filing extensions

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:30 AM EDT2014-04-10 11:30:16 GMT
    We are less than a week away from the April 15 tax filing deadline.
    We are less than a week away from the April 15 tax filing deadline.
  • Jasper police officer injured while responding to domestic violence call

    Jasper police officer injured while responding to domestic violence call

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:19 AM EDT2014-04-10 11:19:29 GMT
    Gadsden Police LawsuitsGadsden Police Lawsuits
    Officers were called to an apartment complex near the intersection of Highways 69 and 269 on reports of a person with a weapon.
    Officers were called to an apartment complex near the intersection of Highways 69 and 269 on reports of a person with a weapon.
  • “What’s Working?”: Marion Co. is driving in new business through revitalization and tourism

    “What’s Working?”: Marion Co. is driving in new business through revitalization and tourism

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:44 AM EDT2014-04-10 10:44:39 GMT
    Roughly 88 miles northwest of Jefferson County and about an hour and thirty minutes from Birmingham, Marion County leaders say they are open for new industries to move into their rural yet progressive county.
    Roughly 88 miles northwest of Jefferson County and about an hour and thirty minutes from Birmingham, Marion County leaders say they are open for new industries to move into their rural yet progressive county.
  • Cherokee Co. Home and Garden show promises crafts, bargains and more

    Cherokee Co. Home and Garden show promises crafts, bargains and more

    Thursday, April 10 2014 1:43 AM EDT2014-04-10 05:43:04 GMT
    If you are looking for ideas to spruce up your home or garden, hit Interstate 59 North to Highway 411 to Centre , Alabama this Friday and Saturday. Organizers for the 16th Annual Cherokee County Home Garden Show promise that you will not be disappointed with the wide array of crafts, services and product vendors! This year’s two day event will feature more than 70 vendors showing you the best when it comes to gardening, remodeling, home décor and more. Food vendors and family friendly activi...
    If you are looking for ideas to spruce up your home or garden, hit Interstate 59 North to Highway 411 to Centre , Alabama this Friday and Saturday. Organizers for the 16th Annual Cherokee County Home Garden Show promise that you will not be disappointed with the wide array of crafts, services and product vendors! This year’s two day event will feature more than 70 vendors showing you the best when it comes to gardening, remodeling, home décor and more. Food vendors and family friendly activi...
  • Clay-Chalkville High School parents react to stabbing at a school in Pennsylvania

    Clay-Chalkville High School parents react to stabbing at a school in Pennsylvania

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-04-10 03:22:34 GMT
    When incidents involving school safety occur school leaders, parents and students start to think and plan. Students, parents, teachers and administrators at Clay-Chalkville High School in Jefferson County said they feel safe
    When incidents involving school safety occur school leaders, parents and students start to think and plan. Students, parents, teachers and administrators at Clay-Chalkville High School in Jefferson County said they feel safe
  • Dog euthanized in Riverside pit bull attack that killed 5-year-old

    Dog euthanized in Riverside pit bull attack that killed 5-year-old

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:55 PM EDT2014-04-09 23:55:20 GMT
    Mayor Rusty Jessup said the 5 year-old boy and his 9 year-old brother were playing in their yard when an 80 pound pit bull came onto the property and attacked the five year old.
    Mayor Rusty Jessup said the 5 year-old boy and his 9 year-old brother were playing in their yard when an 80 pound pit bull came onto the property and attacked the five year old.
  • Millions worth of cars damaged at Hollywood Imports during Monday's flood

    Millions worth of cars damaged at Hollywood Imports during Monday's flood

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:22 PM EDT2014-04-09 23:22:58 GMT
    Clean up crews werehard at work across the area, cleaning upafter Monday's flooding at the Vestavia Bowl, cutting down trees near Brookwood MedicalCenter and, at Hollywood Imports, cleaning up after water, mud and debris damaged all of the cars on their lot and much of the office space, as well. During the storm, some of the cars at Hollywood Imports were picked up like toys and tossed on top of each other or into the creek nearby. "Every single car was moved. I...
    Clean up crews werehard at work across the area, cleaning upafter Monday's flooding at the Vestavia Bowl, cutting down trees near Brookwood MedicalCenter and, at Hollywood Imports, cleaning up after water, mud and debris damaged all of the cars on their lot and much of the office space, as well. During the storm, some of the cars at Hollywood Imports were picked up like toys and tossed on top of each other or into the creek nearby. "Every single car was moved. I...
  • Community effort to help flooded residents in Shelby County

    Community effort to help flooded residents in Shelby County

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:09 PM EDT2014-04-09 23:09:51 GMT
    A big team-effort is being seen in Shelby County, as the recovery effort continues for flood victims. Volunteers have been working since Monday to help folks forced out of their mobile homes due to high waters. The residents at King’s Mobile Home Park on Highway 119 were evacuated early Monday morning, and found refuge at a church nearby. Since then, residents and volunteers have worked together to remove items that ...
    A big team-effort is being seen in Shelby County, as the recovery effort continues for flood victims. Volunteers have been working since Monday to help folks forced out of their mobile homes due to high waters. The residents at King’s Mobile Home Park on Highway 119 were evacuated early Monday morning, and found refuge at a church nearby. Since then, residents and volunteers have worked together to remove items that ...
  • Gas prices jump in Alabama, across US

    Gas prices jump in Alabama, across US

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-04-09 22:33:43 GMT
    Gas prices have jumped in the past week, and they may even keep climbing. According to AAA, the nationwide average for a gallon of regular gas has gone up four cents in thepast week to $3.60. In Alabama, the average rose11 cents from a week agoto $3.48per gallon.Here in the Birmingham metro,the averagealso rose11 centsto $3.44.We usually see gas prices increase some at this time of year -- but the recent spike is significant.So what's behind the increase? That answer isn't simple.
    Gas prices have jumped in the past week, and they may even keep climbing. According to AAA, the nationwide average for a gallon of regular gas has gone up four cents in thepast week to $3.60. In Alabama, the average rose11 cents from a week agoto $3.48per gallon.Here in the Birmingham metro,the averagealso rose11 centsto $3.44.We usually see gas prices increase some at this time of year -- but the recent spike is significant.So what's behind the increase? That answer isn't simple.
  • Alabama Board of Education adopts new standardized tests

    Alabama Board of Education adopts new standardized tests

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-04-09 22:21:13 GMT
    There's a new way to evaluate state school students. The state school board announced a new standardized test for students in third through twelfth grades. State Superintendent Dr. Tommy Bice said the ACT Assessment Test will now cater to the state's Common Core Standard classroom curriculums. The new group of six different ACT tests for different grade levels will be administered to students throughout the state ...
    There's a new way to evaluate state school students. The state school board announced a new standardized test for students in third through twelfth grades. State Superintendent Dr. Tommy Bice said the ACT Assessment Test will now cater to the state's Common Core Standard classroom curriculums. The new group of six different ACT tests for different grade levels will be administered to students throughout the state ...
  • Deputies: Forestdale man burglarized by his own neighbor

    Deputies: Forestdale man burglarized by his own neighbor

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-04-09 17:59:56 GMT
      When deputies arrived, the victim told them he recognized one of the suspects as someone who lived in the neighborhood.
      When deputies arrived, the victim told them he recognized one of the suspects as someone who lived in the neighborhood.
  • Sumiton woman arrested for burglary in Dora

    Sumiton woman arrested for burglary in Dora

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 1:49 PM EDT2014-04-09 17:49:11 GMT
    The victim told deputies he found a woman inside his wife’s car taking money out of the center console.
    The victim told deputies he found a woman inside his wife’s car taking money out of the center console.
  • Homewood woman surrenders in connection to Shelby County drugs smuggled in Bibles

    Homewood woman surrenders in connection to Shelby County drugs smuggled in Bibles

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 1:44 PM EDT2014-04-09 17:44:12 GMT
    Angelia Whitman, 48, surrendered on April 6 in conneciton with drugs being smuggled into the Shelby County Correctional Facility inside Bibles. Four more suspects are still at large.Angelia Whitman, 48, surrendered on April 6 in conneciton with drugs being smuggled into the Shelby County Correctional Facility inside Bibles. Four more suspects are still at large.
    A Homewood woman has been released from the Shelby County Jail in connection to an investigation of drugs smuggled into the correctional facility using Bibles. According to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, Angelia Whitman, 48, surrendered on April 6 and was released on $20,000 bond. She was charged with conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance. On Friday, April 4, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office released...
    A Homewood woman has been released from the Shelby County Jail in connection to an investigation of drugs smuggled into the correctional facility using Bibles. According to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, Angelia Whitman, 48, surrendered on April 6 and was released on $20,000 bond. She was charged with conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance. On Friday, April 4, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office released...
  • More than 2,600 new jobs gained in Birmingham-area in 2013

    More than 2,600 new jobs gained in Birmingham-area in 2013

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 11:10 AM EDT2014-04-09 15:10:21 GMT
      Capital investment in 2013 totaled $319.5 million.
      Capital investment in 2013 totaled $319.5 million.
  • LIVE COVERAGE: 1 person in custody after Pennsylvania school stabbings

    LIVE COVERAGE: 1 person in custody after Pennsylvania school stabbings

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 10:12 AM EDT2014-04-09 14:12:51 GMT
     An emergency official says several people were stabbed at a high school near Pittsburgh and a suspect has been taken into custody.
     An emergency official says several people were stabbed at a high school near Pittsburgh and a suspect has been taken into custody.
  • Help for flood victims, man arrested after body found in storage box top your Wednesday morning headlines

    Help for flood victims, man arrested after body found in storage box top your Wednesday morning headlines

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:57 AM EDT2014-04-09 11:57:33 GMT
    A quick look at stories making headlines this Wednesday morning.
    A quick look at stories making headlines this Wednesday morning.
  • Renovation money approved for Birmingham’s Woodlawn High School

    Renovation money approved for Birmingham’s Woodlawn High School

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:46 AM EDT2014-04-09 11:46:54 GMT
     Some of the projects planned include painting, replacing flooring, upgrades to the cafeteria and modifications to the athletic field.
     Some of the projects planned include painting, replacing flooring, upgrades to the cafeteria and modifications to the athletic field.
  • Update: Missing Shelby County boy found safe, unharmed

    Update: Missing Shelby County boy found safe, unharmed

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:45 AM EDT2014-04-09 11:45:45 GMT
    According to the sheriff’s office, the boy has medical issues and needs the care of his parents.
    According to the sheriff’s office, the boy has medical issues and needs the care of his parents.
  • Midfield residents approve property tax hike, more money for public services

    Midfield residents approve property tax hike, more money for public services

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:31 AM EDT2014-04-09 11:31:22 GMT
    This is the first property tax vote held in the Midfield since 1970.
    This is the first property tax vote held in the Midfield since 1970.
  • Spirit of Alabama: "The Miracle Worker"

    Spirit of Alabama: "The Miracle Worker"

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 7:23 AM EDT2014-04-09 11:23:50 GMT
    This Spirit of Alabama report features Malia Thibado a 4th grader at the Alabama School for the Blind. Malia will sing on stage at the Ritz before the performance of “The Miracle Worker”.
    This Spirit of Alabama report features Malia Thibado a 4th grader at the Alabama School for the Blind. Malia will sing on stage at the Ritz before the performance of “The Miracle Worker”.
  • BURGER BYTES: Barons Steel City Burger

    BURGER BYTES: Barons Steel City Burger

    Monday, April 7 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-04-07 22:43:09 GMT
    The cuisine at Regions Field stepped up for this season.
    The cuisine at Regions Field stepped up for this season.
  • Heavy rain, flash flooding likely in Central Alabama through Monday afternoon

    Heavy rain, flash flooding likely in Central Alabama through Monday afternoon

    Monday, April 7 2014 12:55 AM EDT2014-04-07 04:55:06 GMT
    THIS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL AT11:45PM SUNDAY ...HEAVY RAINFALL WILL LIKELY LEAD FLOODING AND FLASH FLOODING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.
    THIS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL AT11:45PM SUNDAY ...HEAVY RAINFALL WILL LIKELY LEAD FLOODING AND FLASH FLOODING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.
  • Flash Flood Warning for Fayette, Lamar, Walker and Jefferson Counties

    Flash Flood Warning for Fayette, Lamar, Walker and Jefferson Counties

    Monday, April 7 2014 12:39 AM EDT2014-04-07 04:39:16 GMT
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...FAYETTE COUNTY, JEFFERSON COUNTY, LAMAR COUNTYAND WALKER COUNTY UNTIL 530 AM CDT MONDAY.
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...FAYETTE COUNTY, JEFFERSON COUNTY, LAMAR COUNTYAND WALKER COUNTY UNTIL 530 AM CDT MONDAY.
  • Flash Flood Warning for some west Alabama counties

    Flash Flood Warning for some west Alabama counties

    Sunday, April 6 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-04-07 03:57:54 GMT
    The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a flash flood warning for Greene County, Pickens County, Sumter County and Tuscaloosa County until 4:30 Monday morning.
    The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a flash flood warning for Greene County, Pickens County, Sumter County and Tuscaloosa County until 4:30 Monday morning.
  • Update: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Investigating Shooting Death in Center Point

    Update: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Investigating Shooting Death in Center Point

    Sunday, April 6 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-04-06 23:17:28 GMT
    Birmingham- Jefferson County Sheriff deputies are investigating a shooting in which a man died.
    Birmingham- Jefferson County Sheriff deputies are investigating a shooting in which a man died.
  • Evening News Sunday April 6, 2014

    Evening News Sunday April 6, 2014

    Sunday, April 6 2014 7:16 PM EDT2014-04-06 23:16:42 GMT
    Evening News Sunday April 6, 2014.
    Strong storms forecast for Sunday night into Monday.
    Body found in Birmingham apartment.
    Evening News Sunday April 6, 2014.
    Strong storms forecast for Sunday night into Monday.
    Body found in Birmingham apartment.
  • Body found Sunday afternoon on Birmingham's South side

    Body found Sunday afternoon on Birmingham's South side

    Sunday, April 6 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-04-06 22:42:00 GMT
     Police say a man was checking on an apartment in the 15-hundred block of 14th Avenue South when he found a body at the residence.  Police and the Jefferson County Coroners Office were called to investigate.
     Police say a man was checking on an apartment in the 15-hundred block of 14th Avenue South when he found a body at the residence.  Police and the Jefferson County Coroners Office were called to investigate.
  • Safe landing for airliner at Birmingham airport

    Safe landing for airliner at Birmingham airport

    Sunday, April 6 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-04-06 22:32:59 GMT
    An American Airlines jet made an emergency landing this morning at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport. According to a BSIA spokesperson, about 9 o'clock Sunday morningthe airliner's crew reported problems with cabin pressure. The flight from Jacksonville, Florida to Dallas-Fort Worth made an emergency landing at BSIA. The jet landed safely and the incident did not impact operations at the airport.
    An American Airlines jet made an emergency landing this morning at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport. According to a BSIA spokesperson, about 9 o'clock Sunday morningthe airliner's crew reported problems with cabin pressure. The flight from Jacksonville, Florida to Dallas-Fort Worth made an emergency landing at BSIA. The jet landed safely and the incident did not impact operations at the airport.
  • Evening News Saturday April 5, 2014

    Evening News Saturday April 5, 2014

    Saturday, April 5 2014 11:36 PM EDT2014-04-06 03:36:21 GMT
    Evening News Saturday April 5, 2004Body of missing Brent man found.Beauty supply store owner murdered.Man rescued from burning apartment.Weather could be severe Sunday.
    Evening News Saturday April 5, 2004Body of missing Brent man found.Beauty supply store owner murdered.Man rescued from burning apartment.Weather could be severe Sunday.
  • Spirit of Alabama: Back Pack Buddies

    Spirit of Alabama: Back Pack Buddies

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 6:38 AM EDT2014-04-02 10:38:53 GMT
    The Back Pack Buddies organization raises money and buys food for school children who may not have enough food for weekends at home. It's tonight's Spirit of Alabama report.
    The Back Pack Buddies organization raises money and buys food for school children who may not have enough food for weekends at home. It's tonight's Spirit of Alabama report.
  • 13 Investigates: Inside the Alabama Legislature

    13 Investigates: Inside the Alabama Legislature

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 11:32 AM EDT2014-04-01 15:32:52 GMT
    The Alabama Statehouse is where the people's business is supposed to get done. Is that happening?
    The Alabama Statehouse is where the people's business is supposed to get done. Is that happening?
  • 13 INVESTIGATES: Gate City explosion 911 tapes

    13 INVESTIGATES: Gate City explosion 911 tapes

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-04-01 10:54:48 GMT
    Alabama's 13 has exclusively obtained the 911 calls recorded moments after the fatal Gate City natural gas explosion in December 2013.
    Alabama's 13 has exclusively obtained the 911 calls recorded moments after the fatal Gate City natural gas explosion in December 2013.
  • Auburn commit Smith arrested in Mobile

    Auburn commit Smith arrested in Mobile

    Monday, March 31 2014 7:13 AM EDT2014-03-31 11:13:57 GMT
    2015 Auburn commit Jason Smith was arrested early Sunday morning in Mobile.
    2015 Auburn commit Jason Smith was arrested early Sunday morning in Mobile.
  • Evening News Sunday March 30, 2014

    Evening News Sunday March 30, 2014

    Sunday, March 30 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-03-30 23:38:37 GMT
    Evening News Sunday March 30, 2014Affordable Health Care Act signup deadline Monday.Eight year old starts majortoy drive for St. Jude's Hospital patients.Memorial held for victims of 1994 tornado that killed 20.
    Evening News Sunday March 30, 2014Affordable Health Care Act signup deadline Monday.Eight year old starts majortoy drive for St. Jude's Hospital patients.Memorial held for victims of 1994 tornado that killed 20.
  • Evening News Saturday March 29, 2014

    Evening News Saturday March 29, 2014

    Saturday, March 29 2014 9:27 PM EDT2014-03-30 01:27:42 GMT
    Evening News, Saturday March 29, 2014.Alabamians weigh in as health caredeadline looms.Campaign season features governor's challenger and upcoming televised debate on Alabama's 13.Weather clearing and cooler tonight.
    Evening News, Saturday March 29, 2014.Alabamians weigh in as health caredeadline looms.Campaign season features governor's challenger and upcoming televised debate on Alabama's 13.Weather clearing and cooler tonight.
  • Teens break in to Auburn stadium, steal items belonging to Bo Jackson, Cam Newton and more

    Teens break in to Auburn stadium, steal items belonging to Bo Jackson, Cam Newton and more

    Friday, March 28 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-03-28 22:22:28 GMT

    Items stolen include 2010 National Championship Game ball, Bo Jackson's jersey and Cam Netwon's helmet.

    Items stolen include 2010 National Championship Game ball, Bo Jackson's jersey and Cam Netwon's helmet.

  • Alabama's 13 to host Shred Fest March 29

    Alabama's 13 to host Shred Fest March 29

    Thursday, March 27 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-03-27 21:43:53 GMT
    Need to do some spring cleaning but want to make sure your personal information stays safe? Alabama's 13 has you covered.
    Need to do some spring cleaning but want to make sure your personal information stays safe? Alabama's 13 has you covered.
  • What’s Working? Alabama catfish capital netting new industries in Hale county

    What’s Working? Alabama catfish capital netting new industries in Hale county

    Thursday, March 27 2014 12:19 PM EDT2014-03-27 16:19:13 GMT
    In this What’s Working  report, Alabama's 13 Bettina Boateng , Producer Danielle Deavours and Photojournalist Ben Bryson take you to Hale County to show you how many are working together to attract more jobs.
    In this What’s Working  report, Alabama's 13 Bettina Boateng , Producer Danielle Deavours and Photojournalist Ben Bryson take you to Hale County to show you how many are working together to attract more jobs.
  • Jeb Bush to visit Birmingham in October

    Jeb Bush to visit Birmingham in October

    Thursday, March 27 2014 7:23 AM EDT2014-03-27 11:23:49 GMT
     Bush was the two-term governor of Florida. He is often mentioned as a potential Republican candidate for president in 2016. ..
     Bush was the two-term governor of Florida. He is often mentioned as a potential Republican candidate for president in 2016. ..
  • SPIRIT OF ALABAMA: Bonnie Gambrill

    SPIRIT OF ALABAMA: Bonnie Gambrill

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-03-26 15:41:30 GMT
    They had a funeral for Bonnie Gambrill in Pell City last week. He had been missing formany years. Family and friends gather to honor a fine manand a valued member of their community.Bonnie Gambrill istonight's Spirit of Alabama report.
    They had a funeral for Bonnie Gambrill in Pell City last week. He had been missing formany years. Family and friends gather to honor a fine manand a valued member of their community.Bonnie Gambrill istonight's Spirit of Alabama report.
  • Personal info of 14,000 students, staff at Auburn University compromised

    Personal info of 14,000 students, staff at Auburn University compromised

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-03-25 22:15:39 GMT

    Server containing information including social security numbers accessed during 2013 cyber attack.

    Server containing information including social security numbers accessed during 2013 cyber attack.

  • SEC Network hires former Crimson Tide quarterback Greg McElroy as analyst

    SEC Network hires former Crimson Tide quarterback Greg McElroy as analyst

    Monday, March 24 2014 10:42 AM EDT2014-03-24 14:42:49 GMT
    Greg McElroyGreg McElroy
    The new SEC Network has hired former University of Alabama quarterback Greg McElroy as a college football analyst. McElroy led the Crimson Tide to its SEC Championship and BCS National Championship wins in the 2010 season. He most recently played in the NFL as quarterback for the New York Jets. McElroy joins Jesse Palmer and Tim Tebow as analysts. Paul Finebaum, Brent Musburger, and Joe Tessitore are commentators. Th...
    The new SEC Network has hired former University of Alabama quarterback Greg McElroy as a college football analyst. McElroy led the Crimson Tide to its SEC Championship and BCS National Championship wins in the 2010 season. He most recently played in the NFL as quarterback for the New York Jets. McElroy joins Jesse Palmer and Tim Tebow as analysts. Paul Finebaum, Brent Musburger, and Joe Tessitore are commentators. Th...
  • Evening News, Sunday March 23, 2014

    Evening News, Sunday March 23, 2014

    Sunday, March 23 2014 9:11 PM EDT2014-03-24 01:11:03 GMT
    Evening News Sunday March 23, 2014.5 presumed dead in crash of Alabama-based plane in Colorado.Possible suspect in Birmingham fatal stabbing being questionedNew U.S. Navy warship dedicated in Alabama ceremony.
    Evening News Sunday March 23, 2014.5 presumed dead in crash of Alabama-based plane in Colorado.Possible suspect in Birmingham fatal stabbing being questionedNew U.S. Navy warship dedicated in Alabama ceremony.
  • Evening News Saturday March 22, 2014

    Evening News Saturday March 22, 2014

    Saturday, March 22 2014 8:18 PM EDT2014-03-23 00:18:54 GMT
    Evening News March 22.Boy killed by airport display board remembered one year after tragedy.Alabama's 13 investigates how Birmingham Airport reacted to boy's death.Birmingham police treating shooting death Friday as homicide.
    Evening News March 22.Boy killed by airport display board remembered one year after tragedy.Alabama's 13 investigates how Birmingham Airport reacted to boy's death.Birmingham police treating shooting death Friday as homicide.
  • 13 INVESTIGATES: Airport tragedy anniversary

    13 INVESTIGATES: Airport tragedy anniversary

    Friday, March 21 2014 12:04 AM EDT2014-03-21 04:04:06 GMT
    There has been a second airport display cabinet mishap at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport since a massive display collapsed and killed 10 year old Luke Bresette on March 22, 2013.
    There has been a second airport display cabinet mishap at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport since a massive display collapsed and killed 10 year old Luke Bresette on March 22, 2013.
  • SPIRIT OF ALABAMA: Roxanne Adams Memorial Blood Drive

    SPIRIT OF ALABAMA: Roxanne Adams Memorial Blood Drive

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 4:40 PM EDT2014-03-19 20:40:17 GMT
    After the death of her daughter, Lisa Adams started looking for ways to use her loss to help and encourage others. A memorial blood drive honors her daughter's birthday each March.
    After the death of her daughter, Lisa Adams started looking for ways to use her loss to help and encourage others. A memorial blood drive honors her daughter's birthday each March.
  • Gadsden to consider second ambulance service

    Gadsden to consider second ambulance service

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 7:30 AM EDT2014-03-18 11:30:07 GMT
    The service would replace a previous company that recently filed bankruptcy.
    The service would replace a previous company that recently filed bankruptcy.
  • 13 INVESTIGATES: Regions Field unpaid contracts

    13 INVESTIGATES: Regions Field unpaid contracts

    Monday, March 17 2014 11:52 AM EDT2014-03-17 15:52:13 GMT
    Many of the contractors who built Regions Field are still owed more than $6 million nearly a year after the baseball stadium opened to the public.
    Many of the contractors who built Regions Field are still owed more than $6 million nearly a year after the baseball stadium opened to the public.
  • Evening News Sunday March 16, 2014

    Evening News Sunday March 16, 2014

    Sunday, March 16 2014 8:59 PM EDT2014-03-17 00:59:25 GMT
    Evening News Sunday March 16.Rain expected to continue tomorrow.Councilman arrested on drug charges.South Alabama building collapses during heavy storms.
    Evening News Sunday March 16.Rain expected to continue tomorrow.Councilman arrested on drug charges.South Alabama building collapses during heavy storms.
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