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Snow and ice across the southern US with record-breaking cold in Louisiana and Mississippi.

Janelle CoganA snow covered downtown is seen, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Atlanta.The South awoke Wednesday to a two-part Arctic mess. First came a thin blanket of snow and ice, and then came the below-zero wind chills and record-breaking low temperatures in New Orleans and other cities. The sno

SOTT.NET - 2018-01-17 23:24:00

Icy conditions close Louisiana interstates; AL guv suspends hours regs

Rare snowy morning in Atlanta. Ultra rare dead morning on 285. Extremely rare sight of a MARTA train. pic.twitter.com/QVG4C8pZWG - Drew (@DrewMacFarlane) January 17, 2018 Winter weather in the South has caused some interstate closures in Louisiana and icy conditions in other states, along with an e

CCJDIGITAL.COM - 2018-01-17 20:21:04

Walt Maddox throws his hat in

Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox is holding a rally Feb. 13 in Fyffe at 5:30 p.m. to campaign for his run for governor. Maddox is currently serving his fourth term as mayor and is throwing his hat into the race for governor of Alabama. Subscription Required An online service is needed to view this a

TIMES-JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 18:52:00

Alabama 'warrior' Collin Sexton standing between Auburn and 15-game win streak

Auburn will be going toe-to-toe with Alabama star freshman Collin Sexton for the first time on Wednesday, but the Tigers are no stranger to the 6-foot-3 point guard who is second in the SEC in scoring this season. Sexton, a former five-star prospect out of Mableton, Ga., is a familiar face for many

AL.COM - 2018-01-17 13:00:00

'I Don't Care If It's MLK Day, Ni**er': University Of Alabama Investigates Student's Racist Videos

Officials from the University of Alabama are investigating racist social media posts made by a student, one of which was made on Martin Luther King Day. READ: Oklahoma City Workers Caught On Tape Calling Martin Luther King Day 'Ni**er Day' In the first video, student Harley Barber is at a sink when

OKAYPLAYER.COM - 2018-01-17 15:33:25

ESPN's 'Way-too-early' Top 25 includes 6 SEC teams, slightly disrespects Alabama

What does Nick Saban have to do to earn your respect, ESPN? Is five national titles in nine years not enough for you? Relax, we're just joking around. Though the "Worldwide Leader" did drop the Crimson Tide from the top spot in the newest edition of its "Way-too-Early" Top 25. The defending nationa

MYDAYTONDAILYNEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 16:31:48

Authorities: Man gunned down in Alabama was targeted

Chief Deputy Randy Christian said Tuesday that detectives believe McDaniel was targeted and that the shooting was drug-related. Authorities say McDaniel and a woman were sitting in a car in front of a house when a gunman walked up to the vehicle and opened fire. The woman was not injured, and the su

MOULTON ADVERTISER - 2018-01-17 15:10:00

Univ. of Alabama student hurling racist slurs in video identified and tossed out of her sorority

Harley Barber (Instagram) The University of Alabama student who posted two Instagram videos of herself hurling the n-word has been identified as Harley Barber. In one video where she gleefully chanted the n-word in a car while surrounded by giggling girlfriends, she noted that she was a member of th

THEGRIO - 2018-01-17 14:21:25

James Spann: Sunshine returns to Alabama, but it stays below freezing

SINGLE-DIGIT COLD: Temperatures have fallen into the single digits across parts of north Alabama this morning. And snow was still falling over the southeast counties of the state just before daybreak. Some of the heaviest snow with this event came over east-central Alabama; much of Chambers County r

ALABAMANEWSCENTER.COM - 2018-01-17 13:50:39

7 prospects to watch with practices for College All-Star Games underway

It's finally here. Draft season is upon us and the All-star practices and games are underway. Every year, there are a few players who perform well during these weeks and drastically improve their draft stock. Look no further than Carson Wentz in 2016 or Cooper Kupp in 2017. The first "big" All-star

KTBS - 2018-01-17 15:16:00

Listen to SEC Country's Alabama podcast

Welcome to SEC Country's daily Roll Tide-ings, a rundown of everything happening in Alabama Crimson Tide recruiting with Chris Kirschner. Today, we talk about the latest offer at quarterback. New Alabama assistant coach Jeff Banks traveled to Arizona on Monday to meet with Brock Purdy and his famil

SECCOUNTRY.COM - 2018-01-17 14:00:54

Alabama basketball: Tide welcome Auburn for matchup that has tournament implications

Alabama basketball got back on track by defeating South Carolina and LSU in back-to-back games. The win against LSU gave the Crimson Tide their first SEC road win this season. Next comes a big test for the Tide. Alabama welcomes No. 17 Auburn to Coleman Coliseum on Wednesday night. The Tigers have w

SECCOUNTRY.COM - 2018-01-17 13:00:11

Sorry, Alabama, but Clemson is the new No. 1 in Way-Too-Early Top 25

College football underclassmen had to declare their intentions for the NFL draft by Monday. No FBS team was a bigger winner than Clemson. Defensive linemen Christian Wilkins and Clelin Ferrell, who both might have been selected in the first round of the NFL draft, decided to return to school. They'r

SPORTS-AK.ESPN.GO.COM - 2018-01-17 13:40:00

2018 Alabama Football opens as a four-touchdown favorite against Louisville

Vegas sees a lot to like with the 2018 Crimson Tide - a team that's not even fully assembled yet. Nick Saban is apparently treating the ACC like Pokemon: he's gotta catch 'em all. After Clemson, Duke, and Virginia Tech, the Tide has set its sights on an old nemesis in a new setting: Bobby Petrino an

ROLL 'BAMA ROLL - 2018-01-17 16:15:02

College basketball odds, expert picks, predictions for January 17: Back Alabama against Auburn

College hoops season rolls on Wednesday, Jan. 17, with another full day of games. Auburn is favored by 1.5 against Alabama, Villanova is favored by 14 against Georgetown, Texas Tech is favored by three against Texas and Missouri is a one-point favorite at home against Tennessee. Before you make any

CBS SPORTS - 2018-01-17 15:13:17

How Alabama got Tua

The first Tua Tagovailoa vs. Jake Fromm matchup wasn't for the College Football Playoff National Championship, it was for a spot on Alabama's 2017 recruiting class. "We were recruiting [Tagovailoa and Fromm] at the same time, and it was one of those where we had a good relationship with Tua," said L

ESPN - 2018-01-17 14:21:00

Alabama Ranked Among Worst States In U.S. For Retirement

BIRMINGHAM, AL - As the baby boomer generation exits the workforce in large masses every year, attemtion has turned to where in the country is the friendliest for retirees. Unfortunately for Alabama residents, the state ranks among the worst for retirement according to a recent study. Alabama ranked

PATCH - 2018-01-17 17:23:47

Alabama may require some Medicaid recipients to work

Alabama is looking to become the latest state to institute work requirements for some Medicaid recipients. Gov. Kay Ivey has directed Alabama Medicaid Commissioner Stephanie Azar to formulate a policy to implement work requirements for Medicaid recipients. The move comes after the Trump administrati

AL.COM - 2018-01-17 16:31:36

Report: Lane Kiffin hires former Alabama staffer Charlie Weis Jr. as FAU offensive coordinator

Former Alabama analyst Charlie Weis Jr. is just 24 years old. And according to a report from Chuck King of FAU Owl Access, Lane Kiffin is ready to make him a FBS offensive coordinator. The son of former Notre Dame coach Charlie Weis served as an offensive analyst under Kiffin on Nick Saban's staff a

SECCOUNTRY.COM - 2018-01-17 14:36:02

LB Mekhi Brown addresses leaving Alabama after odd sideline incident

Former Alabama linebacker Mekhi Brown has addressed his recent departure from Tuscaloosa. On Monday, Brown announced that he was transferring to Tennessee State. The news came a week after he produced headlines for a bizarre sideline incident during the Crimson Tide's National Championship Game vict

MYDAYTONDAILYNEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 17:41:29