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Expanded Severe Threat For Today

- Tornadoes, some strong - Damaging winds over 60 mph, stronger storms can go over 80 mph - Large hail over 1-inch, almost 2 inches in stronger storms (golf ball up to tennis ball-sized) Start Times By Region The Shoals (areas around Florence, Muscle Shoals, Tuscumbia, Russellville, and Moulton):

WAAY-TV - 2018-03-19 12:39:00

Update to Storm Timing Today

The Shoals (areas around Florence, Muscle Shoals, Tuscumbia, Russellville, and Moulton): 3 PM to 5 PM I-65 and I-565 (areas around Huntsville, Madison, Athens, Decatur, Fayetteville, Guntersville, Boaz, and Cullman): 4 PM to 7 PM Sand Mountain (areas around Scottsboro, Stevenson, and Fort Payne): 6

WAAY-TV - 2018-03-19 16:16:00

Girl dies after being shot by brother in video game dispute: police

ABERDEEN, Miss. -- A Mississippi girl has died after her brother allegedly shot her in the head because she wouldn't hand over the controller of a video game. WCBI-TV reported Sunday that Monroe County Sheriff Cecil Cantrell says the girl is dead. Cantrell told local news outlets that the 9-year-old

YAHOO! - 2018-03-19 11:00:00

Strong thunderstorm near Dodge City, Arley moving northeast

miles southwest of Dodge City, or 13 miles southeast of Arley, moving northeast at 40 mph. Penny-sized hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with miles southwest of Dodge City, or 13 miles southeast of Arley, moving northeast at 40 mph. Penny-sized hail and winds in excess of 40 mph wi

CULLMAN TIMES - 2018-03-19 21:19:00

Historic John Brown statue vandalized with swastikas, racial slurs

The statue has stood in that location since 1911, and was vandalized with hate speech over the weekend. (Source: KSHB/CNN) KANSAS CITY, KS (KSHB/CNN) - Crews are working to clean up an anti-slavery monument in Kansas City, KS. Over the weekend, someone drew swastikas and racial slurs on the statue o

WSFA - 2018-03-19 14:23:09

Pedestrian hit on Land Road, hospitalized

A Hamilton man suffered life-threatening injuries Friday after he reportedly stepped in front of a moving vehicle on Land Road north of Columbus. Capt. Greg Wright with Lowndes County Sheriff's Office said deputies responded to the scene just before 9 p.m. where the 62-year-old Clifton Verner had

COMMERCIAL DISPATCH - 2018-03-19 18:20:41

Colbert County storm shelters open ahead of storms

COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. - Preparation is key before severe weather events strike. Monday morning, EMA officials in Colbert County spent the morning making sure more than twenty storm shelters were ready for use. "They may not be the most attractive thing, but they are very durable," stated Colbert Coun

WHNT-TV - 2018-03-19 18:59:25

Some schools dismissing earlier today than scheduled

Due to the threat of severe weather moving quicker into the Shoals than originally thought, some schools will dismiss even earlier than scheduled. Muscle Shoals, Sheffield, Tuscumbia, Covenant Christian School and Florence schools (grades seventh through 12th) will dismiss at 12:30 p.m. Northwest-Sh

TIMES DAILY - 2018-03-19 13:39:00

Man pleads guilty to stabbing wife 21 times, trying to slit teen son's throat

A north Alabama man was sentenced to 25 years in prison for stabbing his wife multiple times and trying to cut his 14-year-old son's throat. Joel Andres Lopez has pleaded guilty to trying to his wife and teen son. He was sentenced to 25 years in prison.Ashley Remkus | aremkus@al.com Joel Andres Lope


Three arrested in Moulton after ongoing investigation

Three people were arrested in the Five Points community after an ongoing narcotics investigation. Scroll for more content... Cody Busbey, 30, was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance (meth), Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Patrick Kirby, 32, was charge


Marshals take wanted Mantachie man into custody

ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A Mantachie man finally turns himself in after officers found a large amount of drugs inside his home. On February 20, Itawamba County deputies, Fulton police and narcotics agents executed a search warrant at the home of Russell Esters, 25, of Mantachie. Officers foun


Bus driver killed after bus carrying high school students crashes into ravine

LOXLEY, AL (RNN) - One person is dead and another in critical condition after a bus carrying high school band members to Texas from Disney World, crashed into a ravine on the Alabama-Florida line Tuesday. Channelview Independent School District, which is located east of Houston, has confirmed band s


The dog was put inside an overhead bin on a United flight. It didn't survive

(CNN) -- For more than three hours, a passenger's dog was inside an overhead bin on United Airlines Flight 1284 from Houston to New York after a flight attendant told the passenger to put it there. Airline officials say it was a mistake. It turned out to be a deadly one. When the plane landed at


Man pleads to attempted murder, assault

RUSSELLVILLE - A man accused of stabbing his wife and trying to slash his son's throat on the boy's birthday has been sentenced to 25 years in prison. Joel Andres Lopez, 38, 204 S.t Clair St., Russellville, pleaded guilty to attempted murder and attempted first-degree assault. Franklin County Circui


Littering in Lawrence County - The Moulton Advertiser : Local News

Trash continues to pile up around Lawrence County and more and more people are speaking up about it, including public officials. Willie Allen, director of Lawrence County Solid Waste, says one of the main problems he encounters is overfilled dumpsters. "What people need to realize is that they're ov