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Alabama AG Marshall: Alabama Attorney General’s Office to prosecute Riverchase Galleria shootings cases
MONTGOMERY – Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall announced during a press conference Thursday morning that his office will assume the prosecution of the November 22, 2018, shootings of E.J. Bradford, Brian Wilson and Molly Davis at Hoover’s Riverchase Galleria Mall.
Birmingham starting work on new $175 million stadium at the BJCC
It’s not the first time a groundbreaking has been held for a new stadium next to the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex, but officials on Thursday vowed it’s the last one.
Black D.A. Kicked Off Alabama Mall Shooting Investigation Because of Old Facebook Photo
As protests cripple the affluent Alabama town where a police officer shot and killed a black man on Thanksgiving night, the state’s attorney general has taken over the investigation, removing the first black man to serve as district attorney in the state’s largest county.
4-year-old boy critically wounded in shooting expected to survive; police ask for public’s help
A 4-year-old boy wounded by shots fired into an east Birmingham home early Thursday remains critical but is expected to survive. As he fights for his life at Children’s of Alabama, Birmingham police are trying to determine who opened fire on the house where investigators say there was a large number
Man Charged In East Birmingham Shooting
BIRMINGHAM, AL - A shooting Friday night has netted one arrest, as 32-year-old James Larry Wilson has been charged with attempted murder. A woman was found by police suffering from gunshot wounds at a Shell Station on Roebuck Parkway, and said she had been shot at another location.
Rain likely into Friday, storms possible
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Periods of rain will continue to impact our area overnight and throughout the day tomorrow as a very dynamic storms system approaches the state. There may be some rumbles of thunder tomorrow. In fact, a stronger storm can’t be ruled out, with small hail and gusty winds. No or
Three bullets from behind. Why did police kill a black man in a mall?
There is nothing to mark the spot where EJ Bradford fell. In an unremarkable corner of an unremarkable Alabama shopping mall, just a few miles from Birmingham, the cradle of the civil rights movement, routine has already gone back to normal. It is less than three weeks since the 21 year-old African
4-year-old shot overnight in Birmingham
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WKRG) - A 4-year-old child is in critical condition after being shot overnight in Birmingham. Birmingham police confirm the child was shot around midnight in the 600 block of Calahan Road. Investigators found multiple bullet casings in the street and bullet holes in the home.
Birmingham breaking ground on 55,000-seat stadium
Work is ramping up on a new outdoor stadium in Birmingham. A groundbreaking is set for Thursday afternoon for a new, 55,000-seat multi-use stadium that will be located near the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex.Crews already are moving utilities and doing other site preparation work.
6th protester arrested in ongoing demonstrations over deadly Galleria shooting
A sixth person was arrested Wednesday night during ongoing protests over the Thanksgiving night shooting death of Emantic Fitzgerald “EJ” Bradford Jr. at the hands of a Hoover police officer.
New York man reported missing in Birmingham found safe
A 57-year-old New York believed to be missing in Birmingham has been located. Birmingham police on Dec. 4 said Sinclaire Chaneyfield was last seen at the Motel 8 in Birmingham on Sept. 30 and last spoke with family members on Oct. 29. He had not been heard from or seen since.
Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall taking over Riverchase Galleria shooting case
The Alabama Attorney General’s Office is taking over the case of the Thanksgiving shooting death of Emantic Fitzgerald “EJ” Bradford Jr. and the wounding of two other people inside the Riverchase Galleria .
Birmingham Police search for persons of interest in Citgo robbery
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- Birmingham Police are searching for possible persons of interest involved in a Citgo gas station robbery. Around 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 9, there was a robbery outside of a Citgo gas station on Lomb Avenue, Sgt. Johnny Williams reports. Police released surveillance v
What’s Up in Odenville
Attention Shoppers! There are eleven shopping days until Christmas! Don’t forget to Shop Small - Shop Local and support small businesses this holiday season. The SCCHS Wrestling Team will compete today at Homewood against Homewood and Minor. This Friday and Saturday 14-15 will be at Austin Hamer Tou
Everything we know about the officer-involved shooting death of Emantic Bradford Jr.
When he began chemotherapy treatments for cancer, Emantic Bradford Sr. could always count on one thing—a daily visit or call day from his 21-year-old son, Emantic Fitzgerald “E.J.” Bradford Jr.
Harry and Sandra Redknapp's heartbreaking family tragedy 10 years before I'm a Celebrity win
Harry Redknapp enjoyed an emotional reunion with his legendary wife Sandra this weekend. The former Birmingham City manager was crowned the King of the Jungle on Sunday evening.
Birmingham doctor set to open membership-based direct primary care practice in February
Unfortunately, complicated health insurance rules, stipulations, expensive bills and long waits at doctor offices are often today’s norm when seeking health care solutions for ourselves or our family. However, thanks to Alabama physician Dr. Kre Johnson, these issues will now mostly be a thing of th
Anniston woman killed Monday in Birmingham shooting
An Anniston woman was killed in a shooting in Birmingham on Monday, according to an official of the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office. Venus Felicia Godhigh, 38, of Anniston died at 12:08 p.m. Monday of wounds she suffered in a shooting in the 900 block of Second Street North in Birmingham, chief de
Hoover protest leader calls for nationwide boycott of all stores, restaurants with locations at Riverchase Galleria
Carlos Chaverst, Jr., the president of the Birmingham Justice League and self-proclaimed leader of protesting in Hoover, on Tuesday called for a nationwide boycott of all stores and restaurants with locations at the Riverchase Galleria.
37 New jobs in Birmingham this week. Companies hiring include Brik Realty, Royal Cup, and AT&T
It’s time for your weekly roundup of jobs hiring in Birmingham! Check out the list below for 37 new jobs in the Magic City; I’m sure there’s one that is perfect for you. Whether you are looking to make a change or you’re just curious what’s out there, the Bham Now job page has you covered. We’re del