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5 year old girl shot in Tuscaloosa
Police are searching for a man they believe shot two people, including a 5 year old girl, after being asked to leave a party.
Gunman wounds 5-year-old, 41-year-old in Tuscaloosa
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Tuscaloosa Police arrest a suspect in a Friday murder case
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT)-Police in Tuscaloosa arrested a woman for the murder of a 51 year old man who's body was found Friday morning. James Lester Stevenson was found inside his home.24 year old Kiara Monique Harton was charged with murder. She confessed to shooting the victim after an argument.
Birmingham man drowns in Panama City Beach
Stone had was swimming in rough waters when he disappeared, then he was was face down in the water when friends located him. He was unresponsive as officers, EMS and fire rescue crews tried to revive him and provided medical attention. Stone was taken to a local emergency room where he was later pro
Homewood police looking for persons of interest after home burglaries
HOMEWOOD, Ala. —Two home burglaries are under investigation in Homewood, and now police are looking for two people caught on surveillance appearing to go into the homes.Officers released surveillance Saturday showing a man and a woman appearing to walk into a backyard and try to enter a house. The p
Tuscaloosa man trains heavyweight champ, shares life lessons
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -Jay Deasunderstands the value of a passionate hobby.TheTuscaloosanative-turned-boxing trainer has seen it firsthand.A little over a decade ago,Deasmet a 20-year-old who walked into his gym looking for aboxingtrainer. A few years later, that tall, physical young man, Deontay Wi
Ole Miss wins SEC Tournament title over LSU
Ole Miss improved to 46-15, while LSU, which was playing its sixth game in six days, dropped to 37-25. The Tigers will gather on Monday to watch the NCAA Selection Show and learn their regional destination.
Sheriff: 24-year-old woman fatally shot Tuscaloosa man after argument
Deputies discovered 51-year-old Lester Stevenson dead inside a home on 4133 67th Avenue while performing a welfare check. After interviewing several witnesses, investigators located the suspect, Kiara Monique Harton, who they say admitted to the crime.
In front of the second-largest crowd in SEC Tournament Championship Game history, No. 4 Ole Miss baseball left no doubt, crushing LSU 9-1 to secure the third tournament title in program history.
HOOVER, Ala. –In front of the second-largest crowd in SEC Tournament Championship Game history, No. 4 Ole Miss baseball left no doubt, crushing LSU 9-1 to secure the third tournament title in program history.
Man barricaded inside home, threatens family in Ensley
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. —Birmingham police say a man barricaded himself in a home Saturday, after relatives of the man say he pulled a gun and threatened to shoot them.Officers responded to the 2900 block of Avenue C in Ensley. Police set up a perimeter, closing off roads nearby in an effort to make
Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit investigating homicide after body found inside home
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) - The Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit is investigating after a man was found dead in a home, according to the department.
Tigers advance to SEC Tournament championship game with 2-1 win over Arkansas
Arkansas, which lost to LSU for the third time in four games this season, dropped to 39-18 with Saturday’s setback.
Marsellos Wilder makes pro debut tonight
Marsellos Wilder, the 29-year-old younger brother of WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, will enter the crucible of battle tonight as he makes his professional debut in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. For those who may not remember Marsellos,he was the loudmouth getting into it with Tony Bellew last year.
Bibb County authorities searching for missing 14-year-old boy
Samuel Haiden Simmons, 14, was last seen in the Vernontown Road area of West Blocton. Simmons is around 5 feet tall, 90 pounds and has red hair and brown hair.
Woman charged with attempted murder after 2 women struck in McDonald's parking lot
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —A Birmingham woman is facing two counts of attempted murder after two women were struck by a car in the Dennis Avenue McDonald's parking lot.Police say the two women were intentionally hit by the suspect's vehicle around 2:15 p.mWednesday.Birmingham Police obtained warrants for 23-
49ers LB Reuben Foster has marijuana charge dismissed
A misdemeanor marijuana charge against San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, was dismissed Friday afternoon. The Tuscaloosa County District Court confirmed Friday that the second-degree charge, which stemmed from a Jan. 12 arrest, had been dismissed on the condition th
WATCH: Deontay Wilder talks boxing, Trump & Anthony Joshua
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) - WBC Heavyweight Champion and Tuscaloosa-native Deontay Wilder says his fight with Anthony Joshua will happen, it's just a matter of when. Wilder even said he'd be willing to fight Joshua in the UK if necessary. A deal has yet to be reached.
VIRAL PHOTO: Birmingham-area teen walks to bus stop to get to graduation ceremony
Radio personality Rickey Smiley, who is from Birmingham, also posted the picture on his Facebook page.
Tuscaloosa teacher accused of having sexual contact with student
Meta Lovely, 54, of Duncanville, turned herself in to Tuscaloosa police Wednesday morning.
2 women injured in fight, hit-and-run at Birmingham McDonald's
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —Police said two women were injured after a fight and hit-and-run outside a McDonald's in Birmingham Wednesday afternoon.According to Birmingham police, the driver of the vehicle intentionally struck the women in the parking lot of the restaurant on Dennison Avenue. One of the victi