HOUSTON COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — Providence Christian football was wet behind the ears last season, going four and six with just two seniors to lead the flock. But the Eagles have more in store this season, with 10 returning starters on offense, and nine on the defensive side.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Authorities are searching for a suspect after a shooting at an apartment complex on Academy Drive. HEMSI emergency crews took one person to Huntsville Hospital for treatment. Huntsville Police said the victim had life-threatening injuries. Police did not identify the person of interest at this time.
Gov. Kay Ivey toured a new state-funded research greenhouse in Huntsville today built to develop “plants of tomorrow” for a changing climate. Ivey had earlier awarded the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology $15 million through the state’s Public School and College Authority for expansion on the research center campus including the greenhouse.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBMA) — An investigation is underway after a video shared on social media shows two Birmingham Police Department vehicles engaging in, what the department called, "racing activity" on a public roadway. The police department said it was made aware of the video, which it said was recorded by a community member who was in the back of one of the vehicles.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — The HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology is expanding its research facilities. The Institute is well-known for its work on issues related to human genomics but is ready to put its work in agriculture in the spotlight. “We’ve been remiss explaining to the public, and to you, explaining how much we do in plants and have done from the very beginning,” said HudsonAlpha Co-Founder & Chairman, Jim Hudson.
GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — An active shooter drill will be held next month in an effort to prepare Marshall County students and faculty – if a real shooting ever happened. Marshall County Chief Deputy Steve Guthrie said, “This is a true training event to prepare law enforcement and faculty in the unfortunate event of an actual school shooting.”
MOBILE, Ala (WPMI) — The beautiful sound of violin music was not what I expected to hear as I exited the Lowes store on the I-65 service road in Mobile. The source of this symphony was one man, on an electric violin with a recorded musical accompaniment.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) — Several Tuscaloosa Police Officers are receiving praise after helping save a man who threatened to jump from an overpass bridge Monday night on University Boulevard near DCH Regional Hospital. Corporal Tre Brown was one of the officers who responded to the bridge.
ENTERPRISE, Ala. (WTVY) - One person is dead and another is in custody following a shooting at Walmart Enterprise. “There is no current threat,” Enterprise police said on their Facebook page. The shooting apparently took place inside the store where customers were kept following the shooting, likely because investigators are looking for eyewitnesses.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Marchers will descend on downtown Huntsville this weekend for the annual Women’s March. This year’s march will be held on October 8 at 10 a.m. in Big Spring Park. According to a news release from Huntsville Women’s March (HWM), the march will coincide with “the march on Washington and sister marches in communities around [the] country.” More than 350 events are planned on October 8 nationwide.
HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 226 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Summer 2022 semester. To earn a spot on the Wallace State President’s List, students must maintain a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester while taking a course load of 12 or more hours.
This year, two more schools will be represented in Mobile, Ala., for the state with Starkville’s Nyjadus Holloway and Choctaw County’s Luke Beard both getting an invite on Wednesday morning. Holloway is in the middle of a huge senior year for the Jacket defense as the defensive end has racked up 66 tackles to lead the team with 25 more stops than anyone else on the defense.
GENEVA COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — The Slocomb Red Tops have a 3-3 start to the season under new Head Coach Bryant Garrison. But after a game of the week win over Dale County. The Red Tops obviously have a lucky charm behind them on that sideline.
HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The Hanceville Civitans Club is bringing back its popular Mud Creek Arts & Crafts Festival this Saturday, Oct. 8, along Commercial Street in downtown Hanceville from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. The arts and craft show is scheduled before the Mud Creek Marching Festival competition this year to allow residents and visitors to attend both festivities with greater ease.
DOTHAN, Ala (WDHN)—Over four months, the double murder of a Dothan couple, which took place over two states, has shaken the community, brought multiple arrests and leaves one suspect on the run. See the timeline for a full list of events.
DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Our dew points are in the 40s this evening, so temperatures will be dropping fast. Overnight lows will be around 50 degrees with quite a few places bottoming out in the upper 40s. Thursday will be beautiful: perfectly sunny skies with temperatures quickly climbing from the low 50s to the middle 80s.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Emotional testimony over the death of a 3-year-old girl who had been kidnapped days before her body was found in a dumpster was heard during the federal trial of one of her accused kidnappers. On Wednesday, the trial continued against Patrick Stallworth, who is charged along with his girlfriend, Derick Irisha Brown, of kidnapping Kamille “Cupcake” McKinney from a party in Tom Brown Village on October 12, 2019.
Saban believes that Milroe has not only done a solid job on the gridiron but has also led the team well over the Crimson Tide's practices this week. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — While Alabama's Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Bryce Young is on the mend after suffering a shoulder sprain at Arkansas, the Crimson Tide has had no difficulties in getting behind their new quarterback.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Eliminating the sales tax on groceries and expanding Medicaid are top priorities for Alabama Arise as it unveiled its roadmap for change in Alabama. The nonprofit organization hopes lawmakers to take note and action in the upcoming legislative session. Robyn Hyden with Alabama Arise says over 400 members decided on issues they say helped achieve dignity, equity and justice for Alabamians that will also help people out of poverty.
Eastern Shipbuilding Group withdrew a protest to a June Coast Guard contract award for the second phase of the service’s Offshore Patrol Cutter program on Tuesday in preparation for a different challenge in federal court, USNI News has learned. On Tuesday, Eastern withdrew its protest to the Government Accountability Office for the Coast Guard’s $208.26 million award to Austal USA in Mobile, Ala., for the second phase of the Heritage-class OPC program, an Eastern spokeswoman confirmed to USNI News in a statement.