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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
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-
Hueytown Police investigating shooting in Community Center parking lot
Hueytown Police responded to reports of a person shot in the parking lot of the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center late Friday evening.Hueytown, Ala —Hueytown Police responded to reports of a person shot in the parking lot of the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center late Friday evening.When
Birmingham teen gets new car after viral graduation photo
Radio host Rickey Smiley and others helped get a brand new Jeep SUV for a Birmingham teenager whosedetermination to graduate high schoolinspired people all over the country. WVTM 13's Marlei Martinez reports.
Officer injured in motor vehicle crash in Homewood
Homewood Police tell ABC 33/40 that one of its officers sustained minor injures after a motor vehicle crash on Lakeshore Drive in front of the Walmart, Saturday evening.Homewood Police tell ABC 33/40 that one of its officers sustained minor injures after a motor vehicle crash on Lakeshore Drive in f
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
LSU makes it into SEC title game, 2-1 over Arkansas
HOOVER, Ala --Zach Watson hit a two-run homer in the sixth, and Zack Hess allowed only one hit in seven innings, leading LSU to a 2-1 victory Saturday over Arkansas in the Southeastern Conference tournament semifinals.
Teen missing from the Odenville area
Madison Cox was visiting the Odenville area with her foster family from Tennessee when she went missing on March 20.Investigators at the Moody Police Department have not received any updated information in the case. Cox does not have a Driver’s License on record and no tips have been forthcoming.Tho
Tropical storm watch in effect for Gulf Coast; Florida under State of Emergency ahead of Alberto
A Storm Surge Watch also covers coastal and bay areas through Monday afternoon. This means to watch for storm surge, of 2 to 4 feet, and tropical storm wind conditions in coastal and bay areas as we move later through the weekend.
LSU routs Florida 11-0 in game previously halted by fog
Jack Leftwich (4-5) allowed two hits and three runs, one earned, in five innings for the Gators.
Celebs Vow to Buy Car for Student Who Took the Bus to Graduation
“I told Corey, well the best thing to do is just get on the bus and we will work from there,” said Felicia White, Corey’s mother.
Atlanta radio host Rickey Smiley giving new car to Birmingham teen in viral graduation photo
Rickey Smiley, who was captivated byCorey Patrick's story surrounding a viral photo of him walking and riding a city bus to graduation,announced on his show Thursday that he and others would team up to buy the Tarrant High School graduate a new car. Smiley is expected to make the trip to Birmingham
'He was so determined:' Bus driver who took life-changing viral pic of Tarrant HS grad speaks
After the photo was posted, 95.7 JAMZ morning show host Rickey Smiley shared it, hoping to find the determined grad. He did. On Smiley's show, Patrick shared that he has been offered a full scholarship to Jacksonville University.
Birmingham Fire and Rescue responds to early morning house fire
There was heavy damage to the front of the home, the side garage, and the rear of the home. Firefighters will continue to do a more in-depth search of the house.
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
Birmingham police investigating double shooting in Collegeville
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —Birmingham police are investigating a double shooting in the Collegeville public housing community.Authorities said a man and a pregnant woman were injured in a shooting on 32nd Avenue North shortly after 2 p.m. Police said the man was shot in the leg and the woman suffered a gunsh
Auburn Struggles At The Plate In 4-2 Loss To Texas A&M
Hoover, Ala.--Following two days of excitement for the Auburn Tigers, Thursday’s loss to Texas A&M was anything but that as Coach Butch Thompson’s team was held hitless for seven innings by John Doxakis and the Aggies scratched across four runs off Casey Mize to advance to Saturday’s semi-finals in
Stephanie Hick served her time; Now out to help ex-offenders
Stephanie Hicks was ready for her job interview. Professionally and neatly dressed, resume in hand, and credentials for the job: a bachelor’s degree in human resource management and a master’s degree in management from Faulkner University. The woman interviewing her said, “I have three or four assig
A look inside an abandoned Birmingham shopping mall
An empty fountain sits in the middle of 743,785 square-foot center, which had cost US$25 million to construct in the 70s.
Woman Dies In Car Wreck In Birmingham
The victim, a black female, was one of the driver's involved in the wreck. She was taken to UAB Hospital and pronounced dead after life-saving measures were unsuccessful. Lt. Pete Williston said no one else was injured in the wreck.