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Auburn wins first-ever hovercraft challenge - TUSCALOOSA | The inaugural University Hovercraft Challenge on Saturday turned into a disappointing day for the new University of Alabama hovercraft team. 20080
April 30th, 2013
Brookwood man sentenced for wire fraud, bribes - A Brookwood man has been sentenced to five years and three months in prison for wire fraud and paying bribes to a Coast Guard transportation officer. 20079
April 30th, 2013
County schools to sell old central office building - TUSCALOOSA | The Tuscaloosa County Board of Education on Monday approved a recommendation from the superintendent to appraise and sell its central office building at 2314 Ninth St., Tuscaloosa. 20078
April 30th, 2013
Verner teacher finalist for statewide award - TUSCALOOSA | Verner Elementary School teacher Kathy Perkins has been named one of the final four candidates for Alabama Teacher of the Year. 20077
April 30th, 2013
Movie to tell story of monk who built Ave Maria Grotto - BIRMINGHAM | A filmmaker is set to tell the story of Joseph Zoettl, the Bavarian monk who built the Ave Maria Grotto in Cullman. 20076
April 30th, 2013
Seven plead guilty in fraud - Seven Tuscaloosa County residents recently pleaded guilty in Tuscaloosa County District Court to fraudulent claiming and collecting state unemployment benefits. 20075
April 30th, 2013
UA, Stillman to hold graduations - TUSCALOOSA | The University of Alabama will award more than 4,000 degrees this weekend, and Stillman College will welcome a nationally known radio host on May 11 as both schools hold graduation exercises. 20074
April 30th, 2013
Court rejects Alabama immigration law appeal - MONTGOMERY | An attorney for the Montgomery-based Southern Poverty Law Center said he’s not surprised the U.S. Supreme Court has turned down a request to revive portions of Alabama’s immigration law. 20073
April 30th, 2013
Events could generate $3 million - The Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports Commission on Monday announced several diverse events that organizers predict will bring about $3 million to Tuscaloosa. 20072
April 30th, 2013
Kip Tyner wants Alberta area brought back to its glory days - Even through vision temporarily occluded by a tumor pressing on his optic nerve, Kip Tyner can see farther and wider than most when it comes to his beloved Alberta. 20071
April 29th, 2013
Schools make progress after tornado with future in mind - There is no forgetting. Not when the buildings that symbolize home, faith, protection and enlightenment collapse in a shower of stone and mortar over the heads of those who trusted their endurance. That stain on the minds of those who survived the EF4 tornado of April 27, 2011, can't be scrubbed out. 20070
April 29th, 2013
Looking Back: 4/29 - 20069
April 29th, 2013
Meth lab items litter Alabama roads - FLORENCE | As springtime blooms, individuals and groups are sponsoring cleanups to get rid of unwanted trash along roadways. But as crews begin cutting the sides of the county roads, they routinely find items used in methamphetamine labs. 20068
April 29th, 2013
Issues starting to divide Alabama Republicans - MONTGOMERY | For the first two years after taking control of the Legislature, Republicans united to push through laws they couldn’t pass when Democrats ran the Statehouse. Now in their third year of control, Republicans are beginning to show divisions similar to those Democrats used to have. 20067
April 29th, 2013
Veterans can show service on drivers license - MONTGOMERY | Alabama veterans now will have the option to display proof of their military service on their driver’s license. 20066
April 29th, 2013
Restoring power after 2011 storm was team effort - The April 27, 2011, tornadoes knocked out power to more than 412,000 of the 1.4 million Alabama Power customers across the state. Alabama Power responded quickly and had restored service to 99 percent of those within a week. 20065
April 28th, 2013
Storm recovery continues progress into second year - TUSCALOOSA | It took approximately six minutes for a mile-wide tornado swirling with winds of almost 200 mph to forever change the landscape of this city. Now, two years later, the southwest-to-northeast track is still visible from Kauloosa Avenue to Holt on the outskirts of the city. From the air, the smear on the earth left by the tornado of April 27, 2011, can still be seen stretching to the horizon. 20064
April 28th, 2013
Many tornado-impacted residential areas remain construction zones - Thousands of residents were displaced when the April 27, 2011, tornado left a nearly 6-mile path of destruction through Tuscaloosa. Officials reported that 1,257 residences were destroyed and 4,105 were damaged. Two years later, many of the affected areas are still construction zones. 20063
April 28th, 2013
School News: 4/28 - The following choral music students participated in the Alabama Vocal Association Solo and Ensemble State Choral Performance Assessment and received a superior rating for their performance as a concert ensemble: Tamia Little, Brittney Peoples, Anna Rice, Elizabeth Seal, Damon Smith and Triniti Smith. 20062
April 28th, 2013
College News: 4/28 - Judson College equine student Olivia Breimhorst of Gardendale has been awarded a summer internship with Dr. Jud Easterwood of the Easterwood Equine Hospital in Calera. The internship begins July 1. Breimhorst is a 2010 graduate of Gardendale High School and the daughter of Sharon Rogers of Gardendale. 20061
April 28th, 2013
University of Alabama Greek community awards $100,000 in grants to agencies - TUSCALOOSA | The University of Alabama Greek community awarded its annual Greek Week grants as part of the Profiles in Service and Leadership Banquet on April 16. 20060
April 28th, 2013
Honor Flight for World War II, Korean War veterans set for May 18 - History books refer to the Korean War as “the forgotten war.” The purpose of the Tuscaloosa Rotary Honor Flight on May 18 is to remember and salute those who served in that conflict, along with veterans of World War II. 20059
April 28th, 2013
Forest Lake to hold block party today - TUSCALOOSA | The Forest Lake Neighborhood Association will hold its 10th anniversary block party from noon-3 p.m. today at 19 Terriwood Drive. 20058
April 27th, 2013
Foreclosure rates decline in Tuscaloosa - Foreclosure rates in Tuscaloosa decreased in February, compared with February 2012, according to newly released data from CoreLogic. 20057
April 27th, 2013
May 10 is deadline for new Mercedes jobs - Mercedes-Benz on Friday said it will stop taking applications on May 10 for about 1,000 new jobs that will be needed as the automaker adds two new vehicle models to its production in Vance during the next two years. 20056
April 27th, 2013
Youth orchestra to hold spring concert May 6 - TUSCALOOSA | The Tuscaloosa Youth Orchestra and Wind Ensemble will present a spring concert at 7 p.m. on May 6 at the Moody Concert Hall on the University of Alabama campus. 20055
April 27th, 2013
Tuscaloosa Golden Age Heritage Celebration continues with tours today - TUSCALOOSA | The three-day Tuscaloosa Golden Age Heritage Celebration, featuring displays and tours of historic buildings that highlight the changes in Tuscaloosa from 1890 to 1910, moves into its second day today. 20054
April 27th, 2013
Mayors Cup 5K to affect streets, intersections - TUSCALOOSA | Several streets and intersections will be closed from 6-10 a.m. today because of the Mayor’s Cup 5K. 20053
April 27th, 2013
CBS 42 news anchor criticizes bombing coverage in lecture - TUSCALOOSA | Sherri Jackson, a television anchor at CBS 42 in Birmingham, said Friday that the coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing highlights the importance of media ethics. 20052
April 27th, 2013
Neighborhoods fought to come back from tornados destruction - TUSCALOOSA | In the months after April 27, 2011, banners popped up in tornado-damaged neighborhoods with a simple declaration: “We’re Coming Back.” But coming back after the tornado's devastation hasn't been as easy as hanging a sign. 20051
April 27th, 2013
Mayor lauds business communitys recovery - There are other newly built businesses, including restaurants, a bank, gym and an oil change shop — all near 15th Street and McFarland, a major commercial artery for Tuscaloosa and an area some called ground zero after the April 27, 2011, tornado that in just six minutes altered the face of Tuscaloosa forever. 20050
April 27th, 2013
Alabama man guilty in arson at poultry company - TUSCALOOSA | U.S. Attorney’s officials say a northwest Alabama man has pleaded guilty to arson at a poultry company’s office in Haleyville. 20049
April 26th, 2013
Free workshop offers tips on credit building - TUSCALOOSA | Community Service Programs of West Alabama Inc. on Saturday will hold a credit builders workshop from 9-11:30 a.m. followed by a mortgage resource panel discussion from 11:45 a,m.-1 p.m. at Hospice of West Alabama, 3851 Loop Road, Tuscaloosa. 20048
April 26th, 2013
Belk to hold charity sale - TUSCALOOSA | Belk’s semi-annual charity sale will be 6-10 a.m. Saturday at the Belk department stores at University Mall. 20047
April 26th, 2013
Dragon boat races return to river - Hundreds of area residents will give their time and energy on Saturday to participate in the Junior League’s second annual Tuscaloosa Dragon Boat Races on the Black Warrior River behind Cypress Inn. All money raised will benefit the Junior League’s community partners. 20046
April 26th, 2013
Largest field ever set for Mayors Cup 5K on Saturday - TUSCALOOSA | With more than 1,200 registered participants, sponsors and organizers of the Mayor’s Cup 5K are gearing up for the largest group of runners the 7-year-old event has ever drawn. 20045
April 26th, 2013
Lawmakers vote to lower Emelle fees - MONTGOMERY | The Alabama Legislature has voted to lower the fees for burying hazardous waste at the Emelle landfill, which proponents say will boost use of the landfill and create jobs in West Alabama 20044
April 26th, 2013
Shelton State search for president suspended - MONTGOMERY | The head of the Alabama Community College System has suspended the search for a new president at Shelton State Community College without filling the position. 20043
April 26th, 2013
Tuscaloosa Magnet gets recognition as IB school - TUSCALOOSA | Nearly four years ago, the Tuscaloosa Magnet Schools opened their doors with the goal of becoming official International Baccalaureate schools. That day has finally come. 20042
April 26th, 2013
Tornados emotional effects still felt - Although the recovery is far from complete, signs of rebirth are everywhere along the path of the monster tornado that struck Tuscaloosa on April 27, 2011, wiping out 12 percent of the city. But the storm damaged much more than buildings and trees. On Saturday, the two-year anniversary of the tornado, just seeing the April 27 date on the calendar could trigger an emotional response. 20041
April 26th, 2013
John Mayer starts off season at Tuscaloosa Amphitheater - A lovely cool evening graced opening night for the 2013 Tuscaloosa Amphitheater season, with headliner John Mayer drawing the venue’s biggest sales numbers to date, for a drop count (actual numbers who came through the gates) of 6,670. Opening act St. Paul and the Broken Bones seems about one buzz interview or TV appearance away from being this year’s Alabama Shakes-style success story. 20040
April 26th, 2013
Easter Seals schedules fundraiser for May 17 - TUSCALOOSA | Champions of Tuscaloosa, an Easter Seals of West Alabama fundraiser, will be from 7-11 p.m. May 17 at The Zone in Bryant-Denny Stadium. 20039
April 25th, 2013
Event will highlight young local artists - TUSCALOOSA | Art created by local young artists will be featured at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Wynn Humanities and Fine Arts Center on the Stillman College campus, 3601 Stillman Blvd. 20038
April 25th, 2013
County votes to move Lake View polling site - The Tuscaloosa County Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to move the polling locations in Lake View. 20037
April 25th, 2013
Group sues owners of mine in Tuscaloosa, Jefferson counties - A clean water advocacy group has filed a lawsuit against the owners of Shannon Mine, which operates in Tuscaloosa and Jefferson counties. 20036
April 25th, 2013
Former Alabama president is a candidate at New Mexico State University - Former University of Alabama president Guy Bailey is among five finalists for the presidential job at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, according to the Albuquerque Journal’s website. 20035
April 25th, 2013
Alabama Senate passes welfare drug testing - MONTGOMERY | The Alabama Senate is calling for drug testing of welfare recipients with a history of using illegal drugs. The Republican leader of the Senate, Del Marsh of Anniston, moved to pass a drug testing bill immediately after the Senate convened at 2 p.m. Wednesday. Most of the Republican senators and all of the Democrats had not yet entered the chamber. Marsh asked to have the bill passed using the roll call from a previously passed bill. No one objected, and the bill automatically passed 22-10. 20034
April 25th, 2013
City activates notification system - TUSCALOOSA | A grant-funded emergency notification system has been activated by City Hall to notify residents and businesses within the city limits of impending hazards. 20033
April 25th, 2013
Tuscaloosa City Council OKs more incentives for hotel - TUSCALOOSA | The Tuscaloosa City Council has added to the incentive package being given to the developers of a downtown hotel. Tuesday’s unanimous decision committed City Hall to refunding through lodging tax rebates an additional $276,115 for unforeseen site preparation costs and $609,500 in extra construction costs. 20032
April 25th, 2013
Formal ceremony marks new beginning in Alberta - TUSCALOOSA | Ester Payton, an Alberta resident and the mother of a fourth-grader at Alberta Elementary, said she had lost hope that the school and its surrounding community would ever come back from the April 27, 2011, tornado. But on a cold Wednesday afternoon as she stood shoulder-to-shoulder with Mayor Walt Maddox, Tuscaloosa City Schools Superintendent Paul McKendrick, the Tuscaloosa City Council, the Tuscaloosa City Board of Education and Alberta Elementary Student Council President Jayion Young, Payton found a reason to smile. 20031
April 25th, 2013
Education tops State of the Community talks - TUSCALOOSA | Education took center stage at Wednesday’s State of the Community breakfast, with Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox warning that city schools could face a major funding shortage in a few years. Also, Tuscaloosa County Probate Judge Hardy McCollum told the audience that money could be saved if the county and city school systems merged. 20030
April 25th, 2013
City fires security firm over pot bust - TUSCALOOSA | A security contract with TCB Security was unanimously revoked Tuesday night by the Tuscaloosa City Council. 20029
April 24th, 2013
Council agrees to pay $1.31m for land - TUSCALOOSA | The Tuscaloosa County Probate Court has ordered the city of Tuscaloosa to pay $1.31 million for 17 parcels of land that it wants to seize off University Boulevard in Alberta. 20028
April 24th, 2013
Details on mayors proposal for use of federal grant money - 20027
April 24th, 2013
Ex-Alabama senator Barron indicted - MONTGOMERY | Lowell Barron, who used to be one of Alabama’s most powerful state senators, and one of his former campaign aides were charged Tuesday with misusing campaign funds, authorities said. 20026
April 24th, 2013
Master Gardeners to hold plant sale - TUSCALOOSA | Tuscaloosa County Master Gardeners annual “pass-along” plant sale will be 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at the Tuscaloosa County Extension Auditorium, 2501 Seventh St. 20025
April 24th, 2013
Voters group to hold state convention here - TUSCALOOSA | The League of Women Voters of Alabama will hold their state convention this weekend at the Hotel Capstone, 320 Paul W. Bryant Drive. 20024
April 24th, 2013
CBS 42 anchor will discuss media ethics - TUSCALOOSA | Sherri Jackson, a news anchor for CBS 42 in Birmingham, will discuss journalism ethics at 11 a.m. Friday in Room 120 of Farrah Hall on the University of Alabama campus. 20023
April 24th, 2013
Event will celebrate Tuscaloosa - TUSCALOOSA | The Tuscaloosa Golden Age Heritage Celebration, featuring displays and tours of historic buildings that will highlight the changes in Tuscaloosa from 1890 to 1910, will be Friday through Sunday. 20022
April 24th, 2013
APR staff members get Murrow Awards - Alabama Public Radio staff members received four regional Edward R. Murrow Awards from the Radio Television Digital News Association. APR is housed at the University of Alabama’s College of Communication and Information Sciences. 20021
April 24th, 2013
Judges to pick top barbecue sauce in May contest - The Tuscaloosa Farmers Market, 1900 Jack Warner Parkway, will host the state central region of the “BBQ Sauce-Off” at 10 a.m. May 11. 20020
April 24th, 2013
Common Core school standards divide GOP - MONTGOMERY | Alabama's Common Core standards for public schools have divided the state's Republican leaders, pitting the current governor against his predecessor and undoing the party's customary unity with Alabama's business leaders. 20019
April 24th, 2013
Capital murder suspect extradited - A capital murder suspect who was captured in Georgia earlier this month has been extradited to Tuscaloosa. 20018
April 24th, 2013
Lawsuit: Girl with disabilities sexually assaulted at school - TUSCALOOSA | An eighth-grade student with disabilities was sexually assaulted in an empty classroom at Oak Hill School five years ago, according to a lawsuit filed in Tuscaloosa County Circuit Court last week. 20017
April 24th, 2013
School celebrates new mathematics curriculum - TUSCALOOSA | University Place Elementary School fifth-grader Amelia Brown punched two or three keys on a laptop computer that caused a gear symbol to pop up in a grid on the screen. 20016
April 24th, 2013
Auburn removes dying oak trees from corner - AUBURN | Crews removed Auburn University’s poisoned oak trees from their iconic posts at Toomer’s Corner, bringing an end to an era and a drastic change to the landscape Tuesday morning. 20015
April 24th, 2013
Mayor presents plan to spend $48 million in disaster money - TUSCALOOSA | Mayor Walt Maddox’s recommendation for spending $48 million in federal grant money includes infrastructure upgrades, housing programs and improvements for businesses and libraries. 20014
April 24th, 2013
Shelton State softball team sweeps doubleheader - The Shelton State softball team swept Gadsden State in a doubleheader Monday. 20013
April 24th, 2013
RECRUITING: A-Day a big hit with Rivals100 prospects - The University of Alabama football coaching staff hosted 10 Rivals100 prospects, including a few surprise visitors who turned up in Tuscaloosa on Saturday for the annual A-Day game. 20012
April 24th, 2013
Sound Off: 4/23 - Why are our officials fighting background checks on potential gun buyers? 20011
April 24th, 2013
Around Town: 4/23 - Tuesday: Tuscaloosa City Council meeting: 6 p.m. in the council chambers at City Hall, 2201 University Blvd. Call 311 or 205-349-2010. 20010
April 24th, 2013
Alabama gymnastics looks to future, says goodbye to strong senior class - For a team coming off back-to-back national championships, anything less than three in a row was bound to be a disappointment. University of Alabama gymnastics coach Sarah Patterson, however, was pleased with how the Crimson Tide closed the 2013 season, even if UA came up a little short at the NCAA Championships. Alabama took a slight lead into the final rotation of the meet before counting a fall on balance beam to finish third. 20009
April 24th, 2013
NOTEBOOK: Murphy heads back to Baton Rouge - University of Alabama softball coach Patrick Murphy will take the Crimson Tide to LSU this week for the first time since he briefly left UA to take the head coaching job with the Tigers after the 2011 season, before changing his mind and returning to Alabama. 20008
April 24th, 2013
Wilder out to prove critics wrong - TUSCALOOSA | With each win the background noise, filled with naysayers and nonbelievers, grows more vocal. Each knockout leads to, “Yeah, but.” 20007
April 24th, 2013
Hudson hangs up whistle as Alabama women's basketball coach - TUSCALOOSA | After five seasons, Wendell Hudson will no longer be head women’s basketball coach at the University of Alabama. Hudson has been reassigned to administration within the UA Department of Athletics. 20006
April 24th, 2013
Part of Woodland Forrest Drive to close - TUSCALOOSA | The Tuscaloosa Department of Transportation will close part of Woodland Forest Drive. 20005
April 23rd, 2013
Bryant High senior earns scholarship - TUSCALOOSA | Paul W. Bryant High School senior Marcus Hill was named one of 800 scholarship winners in the 2013 National Achievement Scholarship program. 20004
April 23rd, 2013
Capitol School opens new international library - TUSCALOOSA | The Capitol School has opened its new Children’s International Library to the public on Friday mornings. 20003
April 23rd, 2013
Meeting today for new school program - TUSCALOOSA | University Place Elementary School will host a community meeting today to introduce its new STEAM program to the public. 20002
April 23rd, 2013
Part of Greensboro Avenue to close for two months - TUSCALOOSA | Part of Greensboro Avenue between 29th Street and Hargrove Road will be closed for about two months 20001
April 23rd, 2013
Two compete for spots on Silver-Haired Legislature - TUSCALOOSA | Seniors in Tuscaloosa will vote May 7 for a representative in the Alabama Silver-Haired Legislature. 20000
April 23rd, 2013
Former chairman of Democratic Party starts foundation - BIRMINGHAM | The former chairman of Alabama’s Democratic Party launched a new foundation Monday to raise money and recruit candidates to combat the overwhelming dominance of Republicans in the state. 19999
April 23rd, 2013
City schools receive national honor - TUSCALOOSA | The Tuscaloosa City Schools was selected by the National School Boards Association as a first-place Magna Award-winner. 19998
April 23rd, 2013
Public ponders City Walk - TUSCALOOSA | Forest Lake area residents met with city officials Monday to discuss the latest plan for the new City Walk path that will meander through the neighborhood from Central Church of Christ to near 15th Street. 19997
April 23rd, 2013
Signal outage takes Alabama television station off air - BIRMINGHAM | Technicians worked to bring WIAT-TV, a CBS affiliate, back on the air after a signal outage. 19996
April 22nd, 2013
Tuscaloosa seeks grants for sidewalks, Riverwalk - TUSCALOOSA | City officials are seeking two grants to fund sidewalk renovations downtown and a westward extension of the Tuscaloosa Riverwalk. The City Council’s Public Projects Committee voted to allow the City Engineer and Economic Development offices to pursue the grants that, if awarded, will fund much of the work for both projects. 19995
April 22nd, 2013
Looking Back: 4/22 - Looking back history of tuscaloosa, northport, and west alabama 19994
April 22nd, 2013
University of Alabama's event is tonight - TUSCALOOSA | Cassandra ”Cassie” Simon, associate professor of social work at the University of Alabama, will give her “Last Lecture” tonight as the recipient of the 2013 Last Lecture Award. Simon was chosen from a group of seven finalists for the annual award, according to the University of Alabama Graduate School. Faculty members from across campus are nominated each year by students; finalists and the winner are chosen by an eight-person student committee. 19993
April 22nd, 2013
University of Alabama team welcomes Auburn University Hoverbowl Challenge - TUSCALOOSA | The University of Alabama will confront Auburn University on Saturday — but not in a usual sports competition. Instead, a team of University of Alabama engineering students will compete against a team of Auburn engineering students in a hovercraft race at Lake Lurleen State Park. The competition is part of the University Hoverbowl Challenge. The race, hosted by the Hoverclub of America, will pit the UA Hoverteam against the Hovering Tigers. Amateur hovercraft racers from across North America will also compete. Racing starts at 10 a.m. and should end about 4 p.m. The event is free, but admission to the state park is $3. 19992
April 22nd, 2013
52nd Annual Parade of Homes - Presented by the Home Builders Association of Tuscaloosa April 21st & 28th. 19991
April 22nd, 2013
Business Scene - Toulmin Cabinetry wins award and Tuscaloosa Rehabilitation and Hand Center moving 19990
April 21st, 2013
College News: 4/21 - Seven students from Shelton State Community College competed in team and individual competition at the University of North Georgia Mathematics Tournament on April 6 19989
April 21st, 2013
School News 4/21 - Calloway Newman, a junior, had a near perfect score and won first place in the nation at the American Association of Christian Schools national art competition at Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C. 19988
April 21st, 2013
With new rule, online classes likely to be more common - FLORENCE | Alabama educators have long known that online classes provide experience and preparation students need for life after high school, either for college or the workforce. 19987
April 21st, 2013
Former attorney general Troy King creates bingo game - MONTGOMERY | Ousted from office after feuding with the governor over the legality of electronic bingo, Alabama’s former attorney general has started a company to sell his own twist on the casino game. Troy King is president of a company called Innovate! Technologies Group LLC. The business’ product is a game King devised called O-craps! — essentially bingo played on a felt-covered casino table like a dice game. 19986
April 21st, 2013
Tuscaloosa heritage event captures city as it began to come of age - TUSCALOOSA | After an absence of six years, the Tuscaloosa County Preservation Society’s heritage celebration is making a comeback in a new form, with a new name and a new focus. Instead of a weeklong event, the society’s Golden Age Heritage Celebration will be a three-day series of events concentrating on the turn of the 20th century. 19985
April 21st, 2013
Speeding creates danger near sandlot - NORTHPORT | Each day between 30 and 60 kids cross 30th Avenue from the West Circle housing development to play baseball at a new sandlot that has been built for the community. But, because of speeding on the road, it’s just a matter of time before a child gets hit by a car, said John Gillis, board member of the Northport Police Athletic League. 19984
April 21st, 2013
Hospital planning for next disaster - TUSCALOOSA | The last time Tuscaloosa experienced mass casualties — after the April 27, 2011, tornado — throngs of off-duty medical staff swarmed DCH Regional Medical Center to treat the hundreds of injured who sought help. 19983
April 21st, 2013
Events mark tornado anniversary - TUSCALOOSA | With the tornado of April 27, 2011, nearing its second anniversary, Tuscaloosa City Hall has a week’s worth of events planned that are meant to look forward while thinking back. 19982
April 21st, 2013
Local church will host leadership broadcast - TUSCALOOSA | First Wesleyan Church, 1501 McFarland Blvd. N., will host a broadcast of the 14th annual Chick-fil-A Leadercast next month. 19981
April 20th, 2013
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