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  • Passover agreement ends between Birmingham Police Chief and Temple Beth-El

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

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 10:31 AM EDT2014-04-23 14:31:37 GMT
    Temple Beth-El has bought back unleavened bread products from Birmingham Police Chief A.C. Roper marking the end of the Passover celebration.
    Temple Beth-El has bought back unleavened bread products from Birmingham Police Chief A.C. Roper marking the end of the Passover celebration.
  • Tuscaloosa police investigating death of 77 year-old man, no foul play suspected

    Tuscaloosa police investigating death of 77 year-old man, no foul play suspected

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:58 AM EDT2014-04-23 12:58:52 GMT
    The body of a 77 year-old man has been discovered after his family reported him missing Tuesday morning. 
    The body of a 77 year-old man has been discovered after his family reported him missing Tuesday morning. 
  • The Hoover school bus debate, search for a missing teenager and a new Georgia gun bill top your Wednesday morning headlines

    The Hoover school bus debate, search for a missing teenager and a new Georgia gun bill top your Wednesday morning headlines

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:03 AM EDT2014-04-23 12:03:48 GMT
    Here are the your top five headlines for this Wednesday morning
    Here are the your top five headlines for this Wednesday morning
  • $10,000 reward offered for information in Auburn University threat

    $10,000 reward offered for information in Auburn University threat

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:40 AM EDT2014-04-23 11:40:23 GMT
     Tuesday, a bomb threat forced the evacuation of the Haley Center on campus.
     Tuesday, a bomb threat forced the evacuation of the Haley Center on campus.
  • Spirit of Alabama: George Barber

    Spirit of Alabama: George Barber

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:24 AM EDT2014-04-23 11:24:33 GMT
    The Barber motor sports park and the vintage motor sports museum opened 10 years ago. Meet the founder, George Barber, heis our Spirit of Alabama report.
    The Barber motor sports park and the vintage motor sports museum opened 10 years ago. Meet the founder, George Barber, heis our Spirit of Alabama report.
  • Search to resume Wednesday for missing Cullman County teenager

    Search to resume Wednesday for missing Cullman County teenager

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:18 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:18:20 GMT
    The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a 17 year old boy last seen around 1:00 a.m. Sunday, April 20. 
    The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a 17 year old boy last seen around 1:00 a.m. Sunday, April 20. 
  • THE PET VET: Helping your pet live longer

    THE PET VET: Helping your pet live longer

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:41:25 GMT
    Items that can help your dog stay active and live longer.
    Items that can help your dog stay active and live longer.
  • Day 3 of search for missing boater in Riverside

    Day 3 of search for missing boater in Riverside

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:15:55 GMT
    Search crews extended their search for a missing boater in St. Clair County. Searchers used several boats Tuesday to drag a small portion of Lake Logan Martin, where Willie Cosby was last seen. The search crews were looking in water about 15 feet deep Monday, and today, they extended their search to waters of about 40 feet deep. The area of water is just north and east of Emerald Point Road in Riverside. The St. Clai...
    Search crews extended their search for a missing boater in St. Clair County. Searchers used several boats Tuesday to drag a small portion of Lake Logan Martin, where Willie Cosby was last seen. The search crews were looking in water about 15 feet deep Monday, and today, they extended their search to waters of about 40 feet deep. The area of water is just north and east of Emerald Point Road in Riverside. The St. Clai...
  • Burned body found in Fairfield identified as Pinson woman

    Burned body found in Fairfield identified as Pinson woman

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:58:57 GMT
    Authorities have identified the body found burned in Fairfield last weekend. The Fairfield Police Department reports the victim is Megan Elizabeth Monroe, 22, of Pinson. The FPD is still awaiting the official cause of death from the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office. A body was found about 11:30am Saturday, April 19, 2014, behind a vacant home on 40th Street. The FPD would like help in solving this case, so if anyone...
    Authorities have identified the body found burned in Fairfield last weekend. The Fairfield Police Department reports the victim is Megan Elizabeth Monroe, 22, of Pinson. The FPD is still awaiting the official cause of death from the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office. A body was found about 11:30am Saturday, April 19, 2014, behind a vacant home on 40th Street. The FPD would like help in solving this case, so if anyone...
  • Tuscaloosa Environmental Services building reopens three years after the tornado

    Tuscaloosa Environmental Services building reopens three years after the tornado

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:35:09 GMT
    The City of Tuscaloosa held a ribbon cutting this morning the the Richard A. Curry Environmental Services Building. The facility was completely destroyed during the April 27th 2011 tornado. A 48,000 square feet plant can process all the recycling materials from all the homes in the Tuscaloosa City limits.Meredith Armstrong will have more on this story tonight at 6.
    The City of Tuscaloosa held a ribbon cutting this morning the the Richard A. Curry Environmental Services Building. The facility was completely destroyed during the April 27th 2011 tornado. A 48,000 square feet plant can process all the recycling materials from all the homes in the Tuscaloosa City limits.Meredith Armstrong will have more on this story tonight at 6.
  • New design unveiled Tuesday for Racing for Children's Porsche 911 racing car

    New design unveiled Tuesday for Racing for Children's Porsche 911 racing car

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:21 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:21:31 GMT
    Patients and their families at Children’s of Alabama got an up-close look at a real racing car. The Racing for Children’s Porsche 911 made an appearance at the hospital today, much to the delight of patients and their families. The new design of the #4 GTS Class racecar was unveiled Tuesday before it races in the Pirelli World Challenge this weekend. The Porsche is decorated with the handprints of Children’s patients...
    Patients and their families at Children’s of Alabama got an up-close look at a real racing car. The Racing for Children’s Porsche 911 made an appearance at the hospital today, much to the delight of patients and their families. The new design of the #4 GTS Class racecar was unveiled Tuesday before it races in the Pirelli World Challenge this weekend. The Porsche is decorated with the handprints of Children’s patients...
  • Anniston Police officers involved in fatal shooting Tuesday

    Anniston Police officers involved in fatal shooting Tuesday

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:27 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:27:05 GMT
    Two police officers in Anniston were involved in a deadly shooting incident Tuesday morning. The Anniston Police Department held a news conference Tuesday afternoon, to detail what happened. The APD reports dispatchers received a 911 call saying a man was walking around Net Street and Twine Street with a firearm. That’s in the Blue Mountain community of Anniston. The first officer saw the person with a weapon, and th...
    Two police officers in Anniston were involved in a deadly shooting incident Tuesday morning. The Anniston Police Department held a news conference Tuesday afternoon, to detail what happened. The APD reports dispatchers received a 911 call saying a man was walking around Net Street and Twine Street with a firearm. That’s in the Blue Mountain community of Anniston. The first officer saw the person with a weapon, and th...
  • Update: Former Birmingham Chinese restaurant owner headed to trial on attempted murder charges

    Update: Former Birmingham Chinese restaurant owner headed to trial on attempted murder charges

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:55:02 GMT
    A preliminary hearing is scheduled Tuesday for the former owner of the Good Friends Chinese and Seafood Restaurant.
    A preliminary hearing is scheduled Tuesday for the former owner of the Good Friends Chinese and Seafood Restaurant.
  • Trap set up to catch a dog that bit a Birmingham Police Officer Tuesday

    Trap set up to catch a dog that bit a Birmingham Police Officer Tuesday

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:32 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:32:00 GMT
     The incident happened on Terrace R in Birmingham around 8:00 a.m.
     The incident happened on Terrace R in Birmingham around 8:00 a.m.
  • Birmingham-made surgical device used in upcoming NBC show

    Birmingham-made surgical device used in upcoming NBC show

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:26 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:26:30 GMT
    A Birmingham-made medical device will be featured in one of NBC’s primetime dramas later this month. According to a news release, the Vikon ONE Headlit will be used in a scene during NBC’s “Chicago Fire” episodes April, 29, 2014. The device will be used in a hospital scene, according to Vikon President Bruce Hoadley. The Vikon ONE is a surgical headlight designed to give surgeons enhanced clarity and improved tissue ...
    A Birmingham-made medical device will be featured in one of NBC’s primetime dramas later this month. According to a news release, the Vikon ONE Headlit will be used in a scene during NBC’s “Chicago Fire” episodes April, 29, 2014. The device will be used in a hospital scene, according to Vikon President Bruce Hoadley. The Vikon ONE is a surgical headlight designed to give surgeons enhanced clarity and improved tissue ...
  • Update: Auburn University's Haley Center to reopen after bomb threat

    Update: Auburn University's Haley Center to reopen after bomb threat

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:09 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:09:59 GMT
    Auburn University has evacuated the Haley Center Building on campus because of a bomb threat. The alert was sent out via the school’s official twitter emergency notification account. 
    Auburn University has evacuated the Haley Center Building on campus because of a bomb threat. The alert was sent out via the school’s official twitter emergency notification account. 
  • Cornerstone Elementary wins top two Earth Day Heroes awards

    Cornerstone Elementary wins top two Earth Day Heroes awards

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 1:32 PM EDT2014-04-22 17:32:04 GMT
    Students at Cornerstone Elementary School took home the top two spots for being Earth Day Heroes. 176 classes from Birmingham, Huntsville, and Tuscaloosa took part in the Earth Day Heroes Awards. They came up with creative ideas to help clean up the environment. Some of the projects included turning trash into art, different forms of recycling, and making homemade cleaning supplies for classes. Ms. McGary’s third gra...
    Students at Cornerstone Elementary School took home the top two spots for being Earth Day Heroes. 176 classes from Birmingham, Huntsville, and Tuscaloosa took part in the Earth Day Heroes Awards. They came up with creative ideas to help clean up the environment. Some of the projects included turning trash into art, different forms of recycling, and making homemade cleaning supplies for classes. Ms. McGary’s third gra...
  • Legality of Hoover school bus fees in question

    Legality of Hoover school bus fees in question

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 1:09 PM EDT2014-04-22 17:09:58 GMT
    This afternoon, the Hoover Board of Education will hold a private executive session. This executive session comes less than a week after the Board of Education unanimously voted on a fee structure for school buses. Last year, the board voted to discontinue bus service for the 2014-2015 school year in order to save $2.5 million. But board members later said they would continue to run the buses, but with a fee. Last ...
    This afternoon, the Hoover Board of Education will hold a private executive session. This executive session comes less than a week after the Board of Education unanimously voted on a fee structure for school buses. Last year, the board voted to discontinue bus service for the 2014-2015 school year in order to save $2.5 million. But board members later said they would continue to run the buses, but with a fee. Last ...
  • Brian Williams “raps” Gin and Juice

    Brian Williams “raps” Gin and Juice

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:14:01 GMT
    Brian Williams has done it again.   Ok, so he’s not actually rapping, but it's hilarious nonetheless.
    Brian Williams has done it again.   Ok, so he’s not actually rapping, but it's hilarious nonetheless.
  • Bridge inspection work to affect traffic on I-59 in Bessemer

    Bridge inspection work to affect traffic on I-59 in Bessemer

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-04-22 13:34:41 GMT
     the work is underway, the right lane and shoulder of I-59 southbound will be closed, followed by the right lane and shoulder of the northbound...
     the work is underway, the right lane and shoulder of I-59 southbound will be closed, followed by the right lane and shoulder of the northbound...
  • Search for missing boater, restaurant owner due in court for attempted murder charges top your Tuesday morning headlines

    Search for missing boater, restaurant owner due in court for attempted murder charges top your Tuesday morning headlines

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:02 AM EDT2014-04-22 12:02:18 GMT
    Here's a look at the top five things you need to know before heading out this Tuesday morning.
    Here's a look at the top five things you need to know before heading out this Tuesday morning.
  • Alabama to temporarily shut down driver license system

    Alabama to temporarily shut down driver license system

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:50 AM EDT2014-04-22 11:50:57 GMT
     The shutdown begins Friday and will last until Wednesday, April 30.
     The shutdown begins Friday and will last until Wednesday, April 30.
  • Search continues for missing St. Clair County boater

    Search continues for missing St. Clair County boater

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:53 PM EDT2014-04-22 01:53:28 GMT
    The search continued Monday morning for a missing St. Clair County boater who was thrown into the water over Easter weekend.
    The search continued Monday morning for a missing St. Clair County boater who was thrown into the water over Easter weekend.
  • Bees swarm tree outside Anniston Police Department

    Bees swarm tree outside Anniston Police Department

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-04-22 01:50:59 GMT
    It was another kind of sting, Monday, outside of the Anniston Police Department. Honey bees swarmed a tree outside the police station.
    It was another kind of sting, Monday, outside of the Anniston Police Department. Honey bees swarmed a tree outside the police station.
  • Mixed opinions over the Northern Beltline project

    Mixed opinions over the Northern Beltline project

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:37:26 GMT
    The future I-22, or what’s commonly called The Northern Beltline, will connect southwest Jefferson County to northeast Jefferson County. In all, 42 cities and towns will be impacted by this road project. Fultondale is one of those municipalities. Mayor Jim Lowery says he’s excited about what the beltline could bring to the area. "we think that that's going to enhance the opportunities for people in North Jefferso...
    The future I-22, or what’s commonly called The Northern Beltline, will connect southwest Jefferson County to northeast Jefferson County. In all, 42 cities and towns will be impacted by this road project. Fultondale is one of those municipalities. Mayor Jim Lowery says he’s excited about what the beltline could bring to the area. "we think that that's going to enhance the opportunities for people in North Jefferso...
  • Two people injured in Birmingham shooting Monday

    Two people injured in Birmingham shooting Monday

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:11:38 GMT
    Two people reportedly suffered injuries, during a shooting on Birmingham’s west side Monday. The Birmingham Police Department and Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service report units were called to 1545 Warrior Road, near Avenue O, about 2:30pm CT. Officers and medics found 2 victims from bullet wounds. One victim was grazed, and there’s no condition on the other victim. Bullets also hit a soft drink company’s delivery tr...
    Two people reportedly suffered injuries, during a shooting on Birmingham’s west side Monday. The Birmingham Police Department and Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service report units were called to 1545 Warrior Road, near Avenue O, about 2:30pm CT. Officers and medics found 2 victims from bullet wounds. One victim was grazed, and there’s no condition on the other victim. Bullets also hit a soft drink company’s delivery tr...
  • Bank robbery suspect flees on foot after robbing bank in Steele

    Bank robbery suspect flees on foot after robbing bank in Steele

    Monday, April 21 2014 1:38 PM EDT2014-04-21 17:38:06 GMT
      The man walked into the Peoples Independent Bank located in the 3000 block of Pope Avenue around 9 a.m. flashing a handgun.
      The man walked into the Peoples Independent Bank located in the 3000 block of Pope Avenue around 9 a.m. flashing a handgun.
  • 67 year-old man died in Birmingham house fire Sunday night

    67 year-old man died in Birmingham house fire Sunday night

    Monday, April 21 2014 12:09 PM EDT2014-04-21 16:09:32 GMT
      Investigators believe the fire started from food left cooking on the stove.
      Investigators believe the fire started from food left cooking on the stove.
  • Hoover police need help identifying pick-pocketing suspects

    Hoover police need help identifying pick-pocketing suspects

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:16 AM EDT2014-04-21 15:16:40 GMT
     If you have any information on the suspects, call 205-254-7777.
     If you have any information on the suspects, call 205-254-7777.
  • Man shot at Waffle House in Tuscaloosa

    Man shot at Waffle House in Tuscaloosa

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:40 AM EDT2014-04-21 13:40:32 GMT
     The man was taken to DCH with a non-life threatening injury. So far no charges have been filed.
     The man was taken to DCH with a non-life threatening injury. So far no charges have been filed.
  • Caged by Canary, Siegelman's hoping he can fly his coop after appeal

    Caged by Canary, Siegelman's hoping he can fly his coop after appeal

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:58 AM EDT2014-04-21 12:58:47 GMT
    Don SiegelmanDon Siegelman

    Former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman gets an appeal. Judges will hear arguments this summer.

    Former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman gets an appeal. Judges will hear arguments this summer.

  • Road closures, Oscar Mayer recall and Boston Marathon returns top your Monday morning headlines

    Road closures, Oscar Mayer recall and Boston Marathon returns top your Monday morning headlines

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:03 AM EDT2014-04-21 12:03:29 GMT
     A quick look at stories making headlines this Monday morning.
     A quick look at stories making headlines this Monday morning.
  • Northern Beltline groundbreaking ceremony today in Jefferson County

    Northern Beltline groundbreaking ceremony today in Jefferson County

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:23 AM EDT2014-04-21 11:23:17 GMT
    The Northern Beltline construction is expected to take about 25 years to complete.
    The Northern Beltline construction is expected to take about 25 years to complete.
  • Woman’s body found burning in Fairfield

    Woman’s body found burning in Fairfield

    Sunday, April 20 2014 9:58 PM EDT2014-04-21 01:58:39 GMT
    An investigation is underway in Fairfield after a woman’s body was found burning Saturday. Chief Leon Davis with the Fairfield Police says around 11:30 a.m. Saturday, police and fire crews responded to a fire behind a vacant home on 40th Street. At the scene, crews found that the body of an unidentified white female had been set on fire. Chief Davis says the body was burned so badly that authorities weren’t able to i...
    An investigation is underway in Fairfield after a woman’s body was found burning Saturday. Chief Leon Davis with the Fairfield Police says around 11:30 a.m. Saturday, police and fire crews responded to a fire behind a vacant home on 40th Street. At the scene, crews found that the body of an unidentified white female had been set on fire. Chief Davis says the body was burned so badly that authorities weren’t able to i...
  • Slideshow: Easter at the ballpark

    Slideshow: Easter at the ballpark

    Sunday, April 20 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-04-21 01:40:41 GMT
    A little more than four thousands fans made their way out to Regions Field to see the Birmingham Barons host the Tennessee Smokies on a picture prefect Easter afternoon...
    A little more than four thousands fans made their way out to Regions Field to see the Birmingham Barons host the Tennessee Smokies on a picture prefect Easter afternoon...
  • Evening News Sunday April 20, 2014

    Evening News Sunday April 20, 2014

    Sunday, April 20 2014 8:59 PM EDT2014-04-21 00:59:16 GMT
    Evening News Sunday April 20, 2014.Three people shot in Wylam neighborhood of Birmingham.Two arrests in beating and robbery of Pickens County woman.Geneva County trooper injured in gunfire exchange.
    Evening News Sunday April 20, 2014.Three people shot in Wylam neighborhood of Birmingham.Two arrests in beating and robbery of Pickens County woman.Geneva County trooper injured in gunfire exchange.
  • Easter Sunday shooting at Wylam park sends 3 to the hospital

    Easter Sunday shooting at Wylam park sends 3 to the hospital

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-04-20 21:20:04 GMT
    Three people are in the hospital after a shooting at Minnieville Park in Wylam on Sunday.Lt. Sean Edwards with the Birmingham Police says officers responded to the park around 1 p.m.. The shooting is believed to have started with an altercation between the three individuals. All three were taken to UAB hospital. One is being treated for life-threatening injuries.According to Lt. Edwards, the victims are not cooperating with police. However, he says the Birmingham Police do not believe anyone ...
    Three people are in the hospital after a shooting at Minnieville Park in Wylam on Sunday.Lt. Sean Edwards with the Birmingham Police says officers responded to the park around 1 p.m.. The shooting is believed to have started with an altercation between the three individuals. All three were taken to UAB hospital. One is being treated for life-threatening injuries.According to Lt. Edwards, the victims are not cooperating with police. However, he says the Birmingham Police do not believe anyone ...
  • Alabama governor takes economic tour to BBQ cafe

    Alabama governor takes economic tour to BBQ cafe

    Sunday, April 20 2014 11:21 AM EDT2014-04-20 15:21:26 GMT
    Bentley takes his Road to Economic Recovery Tour to Decatur on Monday, and his first stop is a lunch-time visit to Big Bob Gibson Bar-B-Q. 
    Bentley takes his Road to Economic Recovery Tour to Decatur on Monday, and his first stop is a lunch-time visit to Big Bob Gibson Bar-B-Q. 
  • Tax documents: Determining what you should keep or toss

    Tax documents: Determining what you should keep or toss

    Sunday, April 20 2014 10:47 AM EDT2014-04-20 14:47:53 GMT
    Reporter Karin Caifa looks at what to keep and what to toss, in this consumer headlines report.
    Reporter Karin Caifa looks at what to keep and what to toss, in this consumer headlines report.
  • Man pays it forward and helps feed thousands of school children

    Man pays it forward and helps feed thousands of school children

    Sunday, April 20 2014 9:46 AM EDT2014-04-20 13:46:56 GMT
    Click on the video for Jennie Runevitch's story.
    Click on the video for Jennie Runevitch's story.
  • Westbound lanes of I-22 at Exit 65 closing in Walker County

    Westbound lanes of I-22 at Exit 65 closing in Walker County

    Sunday, April 20 2014 8:52 AM EDT2014-04-20 12:52:20 GMT
    If the weather cooperates, starting tomorrow, the Alabama Department of Transportation will close all westbound lanes of I-22 at Exit 65, known as Industrial Boulevard Interchange, in Walker County for paving work.  
    If the weather cooperates, starting tomorrow, the Alabama Department of Transportation will close all westbound lanes of I-22 at Exit 65, known as Industrial Boulevard Interchange, in Walker County for paving work.  
  • 65 NB closure on ramp at Daniel Payne Drive in Jefferson County

    65 NB closure on ramp at Daniel Payne Drive in Jefferson County

    Sunday, April 20 2014 8:50 AM EDT2014-04-20 12:50:33 GMT
    Starting tomorrow, Monday, April 21, the I-65 northbound on ramp at Daniel Payne Drive will be closed to remove the old ramp, shift traffic and install a new ramp.
    Starting tomorrow, Monday, April 21, the I-65 northbound on ramp at Daniel Payne Drive will be closed to remove the old ramp, shift traffic and install a new ramp.
  • Jefferson Co. planned lane closure: 459 NB to perform Asphalt Paving

    Jefferson Co. planned lane closure: 459 NB to perform Asphalt Paving

    Sunday, April 20 2014 8:50 AM EDT2014-04-20 12:50:03 GMT
    Crews with the Alabama Department of Transportation are planning to close lanes on I-459 northbound for paving operations in Jefferson County.
    Crews with the Alabama Department of Transportation are planning to close lanes on I-459 northbound for paving operations in Jefferson County.
  • A-Day games, gymnastics championship, collecting books for kids tops Sunday AM Headlines

    A-Day games, gymnastics championship, collecting books for kids tops Sunday AM Headlines

    Sunday, April 20 2014 6:41 AM EDT2014-04-20 10:41:10 GMT
    Alabama's 13 Ashley Roberts has your morning news for 4.20.14.
    Alabama's 13 Ashley Roberts has your morning news for 4.20.14.
  • Update: Pickens County authorities arrest couple who robbed an elderly woman

    Update: Pickens County authorities arrest couple who robbed an elderly woman

    Sunday, April 20 2014 6:25 AM EDT2014-04-20 10:25:53 GMT
    Wanted-  Athony Glenn PoeWanted- Athony Glenn Poe
    It was not a good Friday for one elderly woman in Pickens County after she was robbed and hurt in front of her home. On Friday afternoon, Pickens County Sheriff Office deputies responded to call for help at a home on Reform –Gordo Road. When they arrived they found an elderly woman injured and scared. According to reports, a man and woman followed the elderly woman home and robbed her in her yard as she got out of her...
    It was not a good Friday for one elderly woman in Pickens County after she was robbed and hurt in front of her home. On Friday afternoon, Pickens County Sheriff Office deputies responded to call for help at a home on Reform –Gordo Road. When they arrived they found an elderly woman injured and scared. According to reports, a man and woman followed the elderly woman home and robbed her in her yard as she got out of her...
  • Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

    Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

    Sunday, April 20 2014 6:19 AM EDT2014-04-20 10:19:31 GMT
    Pope Francis is celebrating Christianity's most joyous day, Easter Sunday, under sunny skies in St. Peter's Square. 
    Pope Francis is celebrating Christianity's most joyous day, Easter Sunday, under sunny skies in St. Peter's Square. 
  • Excitement in Uptown entertainment district during NCAA Gymnastic Championship

    Excitement in Uptown entertainment district during NCAA Gymnastic Championship

    Sunday, April 20 2014 12:35 AM EDT2014-04-20 04:35:02 GMT
    Thousands of fans pack the BJCC for 2014 NCAA Gymnastics Championship
    Thousands of fans pack the BJCC for 2014 NCAA Gymnastics Championship
  • Birmingham Reads Celebrates record breaking book drive, nearly 40,000 books collected

    Birmingham Reads Celebrates record breaking book drive, nearly 40,000 books collected

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:10 PM EDT2014-04-20 02:10:05 GMT
    Come the 2014 fall school year, thousands of new books will fill bookshelves at Birmingham area schools all thanks to the efforts of thousands of citizens who donated to the 2014 Birmingham Reads Book Drive. The Birmingham Reads Project is an annual event held each spring. The 3-day-event is a partnership between Better Basics and the Junior League of Birmingham. On Saturday, April 19th, hundreds participated in B...
    Come the 2014 fall school year, thousands of new books will fill bookshelves at Birmingham area schools all thanks to the efforts of thousands of citizens who donated to the 2014 Birmingham Reads Book Drive. The Birmingham Reads Project is an annual event held each spring. The 3-day-event is a partnership between Better Basics and the Junior League of Birmingham. On Saturday, April 19th, hundreds participated in B...
  • Evening News Saturday April 19, 2014

    Evening News Saturday April 19, 2014

    Saturday, April 19 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-04-20 01:50:59 GMT
    Evening News April 19, 2014Thousands pack BJCC for NCAA gymnastics championships.Auburn flashes some heavy offense at "A Day" game.Alabama "A Day" features steady defensive efforts.Weather for Easter looks sunny and warm.
    Evening News April 19, 2014Thousands pack BJCC for NCAA gymnastics championships.Auburn flashes some heavy offense at "A Day" game.Alabama "A Day" features steady defensive efforts.Weather for Easter looks sunny and warm.
  • SLIDESHOW: Alabama A-Day 2014

    SLIDESHOW: Alabama A-Day 2014

    Saturday, April 19 2014 9:46 PM EDT2014-04-20 01:46:24 GMT
    Photo recap of Alabama's A-Day...
    Photo recap of Alabama's A-Day...
  • Saving Grace Animal Rescue working to find good, caring home for Flo

    Saving Grace Animal Rescue working to find good, caring home for Flo

    Saturday, April 19 2014 9:09 AM EDT2014-04-19 13:09:46 GMT
    Saving Grace Animal Rescue is a Christian-based, nonprofit organization that helps others by helping animals.
    Saving Grace Animal Rescue is a Christian-based, nonprofit organization that helps others by helping animals.
  • Birmingham Reads celebrating book drive with street festival today

    Birmingham Reads celebrating book drive with street festival today

    Saturday, April 19 2014 8:37 AM EDT2014-04-19 12:37:51 GMT
    The free family-friendly festival will include live music, face painting and games for all ages. The celebration will lasts from 11:00 a.m. until 2 p.m.
    The free family-friendly festival will include live music, face painting and games for all ages. The celebration will lasts from 11:00 a.m. until 2 p.m.
  • Second Church Safety Conference planned in Shelby County

    Second Church Safety Conference planned in Shelby County

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:38 AM EDT2014-04-19 11:38:27 GMT
    The conference will be held Thursday April 24, 2014 at the North Shelby Baptist Church, which is located at 4100 Belcher Drive.   
    The conference will be held Thursday April 24, 2014 at the North Shelby Baptist Church, which is located at 4100 Belcher Drive.   
  • Get your cowboy hats and boots ready for 3rd annual Tannehill Rodeo

    Get your cowboy hats and boots ready for 3rd annual Tannehill Rodeo

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:21 AM EDT2014-04-19 11:21:28 GMT
    The event will be held Friday, April 25th and Saturday, April 26th at the Trails at Tannehill, located at 22975 Eastern Valley Road.
    The event will be held Friday, April 25th and Saturday, April 26th at the Trails at Tannehill, located at 22975 Eastern Valley Road.
  • Alabama and Auburn hit gridiron tops Saturday AM Headlines

    Alabama and Auburn hit gridiron tops Saturday AM Headlines

    Saturday, April 19 2014 6:45 AM EDT2014-04-19 10:45:49 GMT
    Alabama's 13 Ashley Roberts has your morning news for 4.19.14.
    Alabama's 13 Ashley Roberts has your morning news for 4.19.14.
  • Federal agency plans June 5 report on BP spill

    Federal agency plans June 5 report on BP spill

    Saturday, April 19 2014 6:12 AM EDT2014-04-19 10:12:25 GMT
    A federal agency looking into the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion says it plans to release two volumes of a four-volume report on the disaster on June 5.
    A federal agency looking into the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion says it plans to release two volumes of a four-volume report on the disaster on June 5.
  • Jefferson County man get new home

    Jefferson County man get new home

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:17 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:17:54 GMT
    A Jefferson County man said he felt as though he was homeless inside of his home, after it sustained major damage during the April 27th, 2011 tornadoes. However, that changed Friday. Terrance Cooper lives in the Pratt City area of Birmingham. He was able to show off his new home through Habitat for Humanity. The organization partnered with Building on Faith 2014 Central Alabama Long-term Recovery Committee.
    A Jefferson County man said he felt as though he was homeless inside of his home, after it sustained major damage during the April 27th, 2011 tornadoes. However, that changed Friday. Terrance Cooper lives in the Pratt City area of Birmingham. He was able to show off his new home through Habitat for Humanity. The organization partnered with Building on Faith 2014 Central Alabama Long-term Recovery Committee.
  • State of Alabama asks for federal aid after massive flooding

    State of Alabama asks for federal aid after massive flooding

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:59:03 GMT
    If you're recovering from the flooding earlier this month and struggling financially, help could be on the way. The state of Alabama is asking for federal aid from the U.S. Small Business Administration. If approved, residents and business owners would be eligible for low-interest disaster loans in seven counties around Birmingham. Bibb, Blount, Jefferson, St. Clair, Shelby, Tuscaloosa and Walker counties residents and business owners could qualify for the disaster loans. As soon as the sta...
    If you're recovering from the flooding earlier this month and struggling financially, help could be on the way. The state of Alabama is asking for federal aid from the U.S. Small Business Administration. If approved, residents and business owners would be eligible for low-interest disaster loans in seven counties around Birmingham. Bibb, Blount, Jefferson, St. Clair, Shelby, Tuscaloosa and Walker counties residents and business owners could qualify for the disaster loans. As soon as the sta...
  • VIDEO: Launch of SpaceX rocket from Florida Friday

    VIDEO: Launch of SpaceX rocket from Florida Friday

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:46 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:46:18 GMT
    (AP) A fresh load of supplies is finally on its way to the International Space Station. A SpaceX rocket blasted off Friday with 2½ tons of cargo, more than a month late. Storms cleared out at Cape Canaveral just in time for the mid-afternoon launch. The California company's Dragon supply ship will reach the orbiting lab Sunday - Easter morning. That pushes urgent spacewalking repairs to Wednesday. Two U.S. astronauts will attempt to replace an external backup computer that failed last Frid...
    (AP) A fresh load of supplies is finally on its way to the International Space Station. A SpaceX rocket blasted off Friday with 2½ tons of cargo, more than a month late. Storms cleared out at Cape Canaveral just in time for the mid-afternoon launch. The California company's Dragon supply ship will reach the orbiting lab Sunday - Easter morning. That pushes urgent spacewalking repairs to Wednesday. Two U.S. astronauts will attempt to replace an external backup computer that failed last Frid...
  • Way of the Cross held in Homewood Good Friday

    Way of the Cross held in Homewood Good Friday

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:09:33 GMT
    Many Christians in Alabama and around the world remembered what happened on Good Friday, through prayers and holding the Way of the Cross services. Today is a holy day for all Christians, and many were at Edgewood Presbyterian Church. The churches and members participating were All Saints’ Episcopal Church, Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Dawson Memorial Baptist Church, Edgewood Presbyterian Church, Friendship Baptis...
    Many Christians in Alabama and around the world remembered what happened on Good Friday, through prayers and holding the Way of the Cross services. Today is a holy day for all Christians, and many were at Edgewood Presbyterian Church. The churches and members participating were All Saints’ Episcopal Church, Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Dawson Memorial Baptist Church, Edgewood Presbyterian Church, Friendship Baptis...
  • First Baptist Church of Pelham Pastor retiring after 35 years

    First Baptist Church of Pelham Pastor retiring after 35 years

    Friday, April 18 2014 1:56 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:56:51 GMT
    After nearly 35 years of service, Dr. Mike Shaw is retiring as pastor of First Baptist Church of Pelham. Dr. Shaw has been the leader of the church since May 1979. He graduated from Samford University in 1970. He also earned a Master’s degree and Doctorate from the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. In addition to his pastoral role, Dr. Shaw has served as President of the Alabama State Southern Baptist Convention since 2010. He is also the volunteer chaplain for the city of Pelham. T...
    After nearly 35 years of service, Dr. Mike Shaw is retiring as pastor of First Baptist Church of Pelham. Dr. Shaw has been the leader of the church since May 1979. He graduated from Samford University in 1970. He also earned a Master’s degree and Doctorate from the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. In addition to his pastoral role, Dr. Shaw has served as President of the Alabama State Southern Baptist Convention since 2010. He is also the volunteer chaplain for the city of Pelham. T...
  • Murder suspect from Georgia captured in Hoover Friday

    Murder suspect from Georgia captured in Hoover Friday

    Friday, April 18 2014 1:25 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:25:30 GMT
    A murder suspect from Georgia was found and captured in Hoover Friday. The Hoover Police Department reports patrol officers and Special Response Team (SRT) officers arrested Marcus Lamont Payne, 39. Payne was wanted by the Union City, GA Police Department on a murder warrant. The suspect was taken into custody without problems about 11:00am CT at a house on Ashby Lane in the Ross Bridge area of Hoover. Payne is curre...
    A murder suspect from Georgia was found and captured in Hoover Friday. The Hoover Police Department reports patrol officers and Special Response Team (SRT) officers arrested Marcus Lamont Payne, 39. Payne was wanted by the Union City, GA Police Department on a murder warrant. The suspect was taken into custody without problems about 11:00am CT at a house on Ashby Lane in the Ross Bridge area of Hoover. Payne is curre...
  • Threat written on Clay-Chalkville Middle School board, Jefferson County authorities investigating

    Threat written on Clay-Chalkville Middle School board, Jefferson County authorities investigating

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:06 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:06:14 GMT
    The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is looking into a threat written on whiteboard at Clay-Chalkville Middle School Wednesday. The message read, “All of you teachers will be dead when I get done.” Authorities say the message was later erased and they do not believe it was a credible threat. The school’s principal Ron Tillman said at this point there is no way to tell who wrote the threat, but the school is taking i...
    The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is looking into a threat written on whiteboard at Clay-Chalkville Middle School Wednesday. The message read, “All of you teachers will be dead when I get done.” Authorities say the message was later erased and they do not believe it was a credible threat. The school’s principal Ron Tillman said at this point there is no way to tell who wrote the threat, but the school is taking i...
  • Easter Bunny visits patients at Children’s of Alabama

    Easter Bunny visits patients at Children’s of Alabama

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:56:04 GMT
    The Easter Bunny got an early start delivering goodies this weekend in Birmingham.
    The Easter Bunny got an early start delivering goodies this weekend in Birmingham.
  • Tuscaloosa Police: Woman stabbed after attacking another woman with a beer bottle

    Tuscaloosa Police: Woman stabbed after attacking another woman with a beer bottle

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:41 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:41:12 GMT
    Police say the 37 year-old female victim asked Charles to leave, and that’s when Charles attacked the victim with the bottle.
    Police say the 37 year-old female victim asked Charles to leave, and that’s when Charles attacked the victim with the bottle.
  • Alabama’s March unemployment rate slightly up from February

    Alabama’s March unemployment rate slightly up from February

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:38 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:38:56 GMT
     The March 2014 numbers represent 144,628 unemployed Alabamians.
     The March 2014 numbers represent 144,628 unemployed Alabamians.
  • Third person arrested in 2013 murder of Birmingham twins in Wylam

    Third person arrested in 2013 murder of Birmingham twins in Wylam

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:16 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:16:37 GMT
     On June 28, authorities say the suspects forced their way into the Wylam home, shot at the twins' mother before killing the 17 year-olds.
     On June 28, authorities say the suspects forced their way into the Wylam home, shot at the twins' mother before killing the 17 year-olds.
  • Extended deadline for Affordable Care Act ends

    Extended deadline for Affordable Care Act ends

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:39 AM EDT2014-04-18 12:39:06 GMT
    The Obama Administration is claiming victory. But Republicans on Capitol Hill are pumping the brakes, saying these new numbers don't tell the whole story.
    The Obama Administration is claiming victory. But Republicans on Capitol Hill are pumping the brakes, saying these new numbers don't tell the whole story.
  • 32 year-old man charged with sexually abusing girl in Walker County

    32 year-old man charged with sexually abusing girl in Walker County

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:51 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:51:51 GMT
    Jasper police have arrested a 32 year old man accused of sexually abusing a young girl. Gary Bryant is being held in the Walker County Jail on four counts of sexual abuse. The victim was taken to the Walker County Child Advocacy Center. Investigators say her interview there gave authorities the evidence they needed to make an arrest.
    Jasper police have arrested a 32 year old man accused of sexually abusing a young girl. Gary Bryant is being held in the Walker County Jail on four counts of sexual abuse. The victim was taken to the Walker County Child Advocacy Center. Investigators say her interview there gave authorities the evidence they needed to make an arrest.
  • Carbon Hill, 1 of 2 cities selected in U.S. for AT&T trial program to get rid of landline phones

    Carbon Hill, 1 of 2 cities selected in U.S. for AT&T trial program to get rid of landline phones

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:57 AM EDT2014-04-18 10:57:44 GMT
    Carbon Hill, Alabama is located right on the edge of Walker County and is home to about 2,000 people. "It's a wonderful place. It's a nice little clean town. We got good people here,” resident Joe Killingsworth expressed. This tiny town could soon play a major part on the national stage. ATT has selected Carbon Hill as one of 2 cities in the country to take part in a trial program on internet-based phone service. ...
    Carbon Hill, Alabama is located right on the edge of Walker County and is home to about 2,000 people. "It's a wonderful place. It's a nice little clean town. We got good people here,” resident Joe Killingsworth expressed. This tiny town could soon play a major part on the national stage. ATT has selected Carbon Hill as one of 2 cities in the country to take part in a trial program on internet-based phone service. ...
  • Update: Hoover School Buses will run with fees based on new fee structure

    Update: Hoover School Buses will run with fees based on new fee structure

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:49:35 GMT
    At Thursday night’s Hoover Board of Education meeting, school board members voted unanimously to approved a new fee structure that will accepting fees to run school bus services. However, before the fees can be applied to parents, officials say the fees must be approved by the U.S. District Court. This latest decision comes after more than a year of packed meetings filled with parents, students and officials who debat...
    At Thursday night’s Hoover Board of Education meeting, school board members voted unanimously to approved a new fee structure that will accepting fees to run school bus services. However, before the fees can be applied to parents, officials say the fees must be approved by the U.S. District Court. This latest decision comes after more than a year of packed meetings filled with parents, students and officials who debat...
  • Fairfield City leaders disagree about handling of city’s finances

    Fairfield City leaders disagree about handling of city’s finances

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:19 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:19:19 GMT
    In Fairfield, members of the city council and they mayor are not agreeing when it comes to operations of the city. Thursday, at a special called meeting, their disagreements were quite evident. A meeting was called to approve payroll for city employees. It was approved. If it was not approved employees were at risk of not getting paid. After the vote, one city leader called for an audit of the city. He and some othe...
    In Fairfield, members of the city council and they mayor are not agreeing when it comes to operations of the city. Thursday, at a special called meeting, their disagreements were quite evident. A meeting was called to approve payroll for city employees. It was approved. If it was not approved employees were at risk of not getting paid. After the vote, one city leader called for an audit of the city. He and some othe...
  • Classes resume at Auburn University following a campus wide shutdown Wednesday

    Classes resume at Auburn University following a campus wide shutdown Wednesday

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:44:00 GMT
    Students and faculty will return to Auburn University this morning after the school was closed yesterday.
    Students and faculty will return to Auburn University this morning after the school was closed yesterday.
  • 55 deaths: Alarming number of fire fatalities in Alabama for 2014

    55 deaths: Alarming number of fire fatalities in Alabama for 2014

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:18:45 GMT
    So far this year, the number of fire fatalities stands at 55 deaths, according to Steve Holmes, public information officer for the state.
    So far this year, the number of fire fatalities stands at 55 deaths, according to Steve Holmes, public information officer for the state.
  • Birmingham Reads Day celebration kicks off

    Birmingham Reads Day celebration kicks off

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:00:38 GMT
    The annual event held each spring is a partnership between Better Basics and the Junior League of Birmingham.
    The annual event held each spring is a partnership between Better Basics and the Junior League of Birmingham.
  • UA research claims diet and exercise might not be biggest factors in losing weight

    UA research claims diet and exercise might not be biggest factors in losing weight

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:54 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:54:06 GMT
    About 600 students are participating in the University of Alabama’s Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference Thursday. The students are competing for cash prizes while presenting their unique research findings. One project expected to be presented is a fly exercise device expected to aid in obesity research. The student designed the device for fruit flies. The design was inspired by a Ferris-wheel styl...
    About 600 students are participating in the University of Alabama’s Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference Thursday. The students are competing for cash prizes while presenting their unique research findings. One project expected to be presented is a fly exercise device expected to aid in obesity research. The student designed the device for fruit flies. The design was inspired by a Ferris-wheel styl...
  • Cottondale woman died Thursday, following weekend wreck

    Cottondale woman died Thursday, following weekend wreck

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:53 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:53:54 GMT
    A Cottondale woman has died, several days after she was involved in a wreck in Tuscaloosa County. According to the Alabama State Troopers, Shawnee Box Corley, 65, died Thursday, following a wreck Saturday night on Highway 216, east of Tuscaloosa. Corley was driving a Ford Taurus, when the vehicle left the roadway and crashed into a culvert. Corley was not wearing a seat belt. The woman was pronounced deceased at UAB ...
    A Cottondale woman has died, several days after she was involved in a wreck in Tuscaloosa County. According to the Alabama State Troopers, Shawnee Box Corley, 65, died Thursday, following a wreck Saturday night on Highway 216, east of Tuscaloosa. Corley was driving a Ford Taurus, when the vehicle left the roadway and crashed into a culvert. Corley was not wearing a seat belt. The woman was pronounced deceased at UAB ...
  • Jefferson County jury finds woman guilty in 2011 capital murder case

    Jefferson County jury finds woman guilty in 2011 capital murder case

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:51:17 GMT
    Katrina Porter was found guilty in the December 2011 murder of 51-year-old Barbara Freeman.Katrina Porter was found guilty in the December 2011 murder of 51-year-old Barbara Freeman.
    A Jefferson County jury found a woman guilty of capital murder this morning.Katrina Porter is one of three people charged with the murder ofBarbara Freeman, 51, in December 2011. Kevin Porter and Alexander Carter are also charged in the case, but Katrina Porter is the only one's who been tried at this point. According to the court clerk, the jury is now in the process of recommending a sentence for the capital crime.
    A Jefferson County jury found a woman guilty of capital murder this morning.Katrina Porter is one of three people charged with the murder ofBarbara Freeman, 51, in December 2011. Kevin Porter and Alexander Carter are also charged in the case, but Katrina Porter is the only one's who been tried at this point. According to the court clerk, the jury is now in the process of recommending a sentence for the capital crime.
  • 18-wheeler accident shuts down lanes of I-359 in Tuscaloosa

    18-wheeler accident shuts down lanes of I-359 in Tuscaloosa

    Thursday, April 17 2014 3:05 PM EDT2014-04-17 19:05:15 GMT
    Two 18-wheelers were involved in an accident this morning causing a traffic jam in Tuscaloosa. Police say one of the driver’s load shifted as he was coming off the 20/59 northbound exit. That driver then hit another semi-truck. One of the trucks was carrying crushed cars to a scrap yard which caused a lot of debris. Skyland Boulevard to 35th Street on I-359 was shut down as crews worked to clean the area. Drivers...
    Two 18-wheelers were involved in an accident this morning causing a traffic jam in Tuscaloosa. Police say one of the driver’s load shifted as he was coming off the 20/59 northbound exit. That driver then hit another semi-truck. One of the trucks was carrying crushed cars to a scrap yard which caused a lot of debris. Skyland Boulevard to 35th Street on I-359 was shut down as crews worked to clean the area. Drivers...
  • Mother arrested after children found in home with meth lab yesterday

    Mother arrested after children found in home with meth lab yesterday

    Thursday, April 17 2014 2:06 PM EDT2014-04-17 18:06:01 GMT
    Carla Byess, 29, was charged with chemical endangerment of a child after her 5- and 8-year-old children were found in a home with an active meth lab yesterday.Carla Byess, 29, was charged with chemical endangerment of a child after her 5- and 8-year-old children were found in a home with an active meth lab yesterday.
    After two children were removed from a home with an active meth lab yesterday, the mother has been arrested on child endangerment charges. According to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, 29-year-old Carla Byess was charged with two counts of chemical endangerment of a child and arrested last night. Byess is being held at the Jefferson County jail without bond.Her 5- and8-year-old childrenwere placed with relatives. Jeremiah Small, 20, was arrested yesterday and charged with unlawful manuf...
    After two children were removed from a home with an active meth lab yesterday, the mother has been arrested on child endangerment charges. According to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, 29-year-old Carla Byess was charged with two counts of chemical endangerment of a child and arrested last night. Byess is being held at the Jefferson County jail without bond.Her 5- and8-year-old childrenwere placed with relatives. Jeremiah Small, 20, was arrested yesterday and charged with unlawful manuf...
  • Birmingham Zoo to open new ‘Soaring Safari’ zipline

    Birmingham Zoo to open new ‘Soaring Safari’ zipline

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:33 PM EDT2014-04-17 17:33:03 GMT
    A new attraction is coming to the Birmingham Zoo this spring. Tomorrow—the zoo will officially open its new Jane H. Brock Soaring Safari Zipline Adventure. The attraction was made possible because of a generous donation from the Brock family. The zipline is a part of the zoo’s “Born to be Wild” spring campaign through a partnership with Red Mountain Park. A total of four ziplines will be available to guest of all age...
    A new attraction is coming to the Birmingham Zoo this spring. Tomorrow—the zoo will officially open its new Jane H. Brock Soaring Safari Zipline Adventure. The attraction was made possible because of a generous donation from the Brock family. The zipline is a part of the zoo’s “Born to be Wild” spring campaign through a partnership with Red Mountain Park. A total of four ziplines will be available to guest of all age...
  • Four Irondale elementary school students suspended for having a BB gun on a school bus

    Four Irondale elementary school students suspended for having a BB gun on a school bus

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:45 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:45:26 GMT
    Irondale Community School has suspended four elementary school students after they were caught with a BB gun while riding home on a school bus. According to the Irondale Police Department, a student notified the bus driver of the BB gun and the driver then returned to the school where the bus was evacuated. The unloaded BB gun was found in the backpack of an 8-year-old. Investigators say they believe the child was p...
    Irondale Community School has suspended four elementary school students after they were caught with a BB gun while riding home on a school bus. According to the Irondale Police Department, a student notified the bus driver of the BB gun and the driver then returned to the school where the bus was evacuated. The unloaded BB gun was found in the backpack of an 8-year-old. Investigators say they believe the child was p...
  • Shelby County unveils new logo at ‘Showcase of Schools’ event

    Shelby County unveils new logo at ‘Showcase of Schools’ event

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:34 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:34:30 GMT
    The event is a time to highlight the achievements of schools including new innovative programs and community partnerships.
    The event is a time to highlight the achievements of schools including new innovative programs and community partnerships.
  • Triple shooting investigation, classes resume at Auburn and shopping for St. Jude top your Thursday morning headlines

    Triple shooting investigation, classes resume at Auburn and shopping for St. Jude top your Thursday morning headlines

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:33 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:33:04 GMT
    Watch these stories and more in your Thursday morning headlines.
    Watch these stories and more in your Thursday morning headlines.
  • 17 year-old recovering after Tuscaloosa shooting

    17 year-old recovering after Tuscaloosa shooting

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:30 AM EDT2014-04-17 15:30:40 GMT
    The teen said he did not know the suspect and was unsure why he was a target.
    The teen said he did not know the suspect and was unsure why he was a target.
  • “Person of interest” being interviewed in Birmingham triple shooting in Inglenook area

    “Person of interest” being interviewed in Birmingham triple shooting in Inglenook area

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:20 AM EDT2014-04-17 11:20:06 GMT
    Investigators are interviewing a person of interest in the case as well as witnesses.
    Investigators are interviewing a person of interest in the case as well as witnesses.
  • Update: Bomb threat ends in Montevallo

    Update: Bomb threat ends in Montevallo

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:39 PM EDT2014-04-17 01:39:46 GMT
    The University of Montevallo has tweeted a report of a bomb threat in downtown Montevallo.
    The bomb threat in Monetvalli has reportedly ended.
  • Former Shelby County DHR employee pleads not guilty to sex charges

    Former Shelby County DHR employee pleads not guilty to sex charges

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:52:12 GMT
    Brandon Daniel, 30, of Pelham, has pleaded not guilty to charges of sex crimes that he's accused of committing as a DHR employee. Brandon Daniel, 30, of Pelham, has pleaded not guilty to charges of sex crimes that he's accused of committing as a DHR employee.
    A former Shelby County Department of Human Resources employee has pleaded not guilty to multiple sex-related charges. According to Shelby County Circuit Court documents,Brandon Daniel, 30, of Pelham, pleaded not guilty to charges of soliciting for purpose of influencing official action, indecent exposure, harassment, and third-degree theft of property. According to indictments, while Daniel was serving as aDHR employee in August 2013, he allegedly told a female client that if she had sex wit...
    A former Shelby County Department of Human Resources employee has pleaded not guilty to multiple sex-related charges. According to Shelby County Circuit Court documents,Brandon Daniel, 30, of Pelham, pleaded not guilty to charges of soliciting for purpose of influencing official action, indecent exposure, harassment, and third-degree theft of property. According to indictments, while Daniel was serving as aDHR employee in August 2013, he allegedly told a female client that if she had sex wit...
  • One dead, one injured in 18-wheeler crash near Cullman Regional Medical Center

    One dead, one injured in 18-wheeler crash near Cullman Regional Medical Center

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:17:09 GMT
    One person was killed and another seriously injured in an 18-wheeler crashnear the entrance of the Cullman Regional Medical Center this morning.According to the Cullman Police Department,the crash happened before 9 a.m. on Highway 157. The passenger in a 2010 Lincoln was pronounced deadat the scene. Thedriver was flown to UABvia life-flight. The semi driver was taken to Cullman Regional Medical Center for observation.Authorities say the semi wastraveling northbound when the driver of the car ...
    One person was killed and another seriously injured in an 18-wheeler crashnear the entrance of the Cullman Regional Medical Center this morning.According to the Cullman Police Department,the crash happened before 9 a.m. on Highway 157. The passenger in a 2010 Lincoln was pronounced deadat the scene. Thedriver was flown to UABvia life-flight. The semi driver was taken to Cullman Regional Medical Center for observation.Authorities say the semi wastraveling northbound when the driver of the car ...
  • Firefighters battling house fire on Birmingham's northside

    Firefighters battling house fire on Birmingham's northside

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:10 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:10:49 GMT
    A house is on fire on Birmingham's northside. This fire started at around 5:40 p.m.at 1220 4th Street North. Multiple fire units are on the scene. At this time, there is no information as to whether or not anyone lives at the location or if anyone was inside the house. We'll update this story as information is confirmed. Stay with Alabama's 13 News for more.
    A house is on fire on Birmingham's northside. This fire started at around 5:40 p.m.at 1220 4th Street North. Multiple fire units are on the scene. At this time, there is no information as to whether or not anyone lives at the location or if anyone was inside the house. We'll update this story as information is confirmed. Stay with Alabama's 13 News for more.
  • Center Point man faces cocaine, domestic violence charges

    Center Point man faces cocaine, domestic violence charges

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:41:01 GMT
    Willie James White, 31, of Center Point, is facing charges of domestic violence and unlawful distribution of a controlled substance. Willie James White, 31, of Center Point, is facing charges of domestic violence and unlawful distribution of a controlled substance.
    The woman said her husband grabbed a knife and threatened to cut her during an argument. .
    The woman said her husband grabbed a knife and threatened to cut her during an argument. .
  • Tuscaloosa Police need public’s help finding theft suspect

    Tuscaloosa Police need public’s help finding theft suspect

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:27 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:27:17 GMT
    The picture was taken March 21 around 3:00 p.m. at a store in the 1500 block of E Skyland Blvd.
    The picture was taken March 21 around 3:00 p.m. at a store in the 1500 block of E Skyland Blvd.
  • 8-year-old Birmingham girl collects 2,000 toys for St. Jude

    8-year-old Birmingham girl collects 2,000 toys for St. Jude

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:02 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:02:40 GMT
    8-year-old Birmingham girl Jordyn, has reached her goal of collecting 2,000 toys for the children at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Jordyn started collecting toys last month as one of her “Love Projects” for her not-for-profit organization Faith Like a Child. During the week of March 30, Jordyn worked with Books-A-Million on a toy drive for her project. Through the toy drive and other donations, Jordyn was ...
    8-year-old Birmingham girl Jordyn, has reached her goal of collecting 2,000 toys for the children at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Jordyn started collecting toys last month as one of her “Love Projects” for her not-for-profit organization Faith Like a Child. During the week of March 30, Jordyn worked with Books-A-Million on a toy drive for her project. Through the toy drive and other donations, Jordyn was ...
  • Two children removed from Jefferson County home after active meth lab discovered

    Two children removed from Jefferson County home after active meth lab discovered

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:05:48 GMT
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      Deputies responded to the scene after a caller expressed concerns about drug activity inside a mobile home with small children living there.
      Deputies responded to the scene after a caller expressed concerns about drug activity inside a mobile home with small children living there.
  • 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...
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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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