Some Northport residents escaped without injuries, as a fire burned a house Monday morning. The Northport Fire Department reports firefighters responded to 2250 Huntington Street about 7:42am CT. When crews arrived, they saw flames consuming the house. Everyone inside got out ok, but there was heavy damage throughout the structure. At least 5 NFD units responded to the blaze. The cause is under investigation. More>>
The comparisons are perhaps inevitable. President Barack Obama and former South African leader Nelson Mandela each served as their nation's first black president, living symbols of struggles to overcome deep-seated... More>>
The Alabama Crimson Tide ended up third in the BCS rankings which puts them in the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans. The enthusiasm Alabama fans have shown at games throughout the year, may not be the same come the Sugar Bowl. Bama football fan Dylan Crumbley said, “I'm disappointed, but I'm also thankful. Three out of the past four years isn't bad at all.” With National Championship hopes crushed after the Tide's lost t... More>>
If you're searching online for holiday gifts, you may want to take some precautions to make sure kids, or your significant other, aren't doing the cyber equivalent of poking around in closets, under beds or in the attic.
Three Tuscaloosa men are in custody after allegedly breaking into a vehicle in Tuscaloosa and running from police officers.
The holiday season is about giving, and folks are being asked to do just with, with the gift of life. The University of Alabama at Birmingham and the American Red Cross are hosting a blood drive, which started Monday. The drive is at the UAB Hospital North Pavilion 2nd floor atrium, and runs December 9, 2013 through December 14, 2013. The blood drive continues at UAB Highlands Hospital from December 17, 2013 through ... More>>
A Jefferson County deputy who was injured in an ATV accident last week has died.