Gov. Robert Bentley hasn’t decided if he will sign the state’s Education Trust Fund budget without the teacher raise he sought, or if he will veto it and force lawmakers into a special session.
With rain out of the picture tonight, hundreds flocked to downtown Gadsden for some First Friday fun.
Some Alabama lawmakers are asking their congressional counterparts to ban same sex marriage nationwide.
Health officials are reporting a surge in the number of liquid nicotine poisonings from e-cigarettes. And, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Report, children are particularly at risk.
For many people, diet soda is the perfect pick-me-up. But for older women, who love their diet drinks, there’s something new to consider. A study from the American College of Cardiology suggests drinking diet soda regularly may lead to heart disease.
Putting a child through college can be expensive; but Alabama has thousands of dollars up for grabs through financial aid.
A standoff in Huntsville leaves one police officer shot, and the shooter dead.
The Vulcan Park and Museum used the bash as a way to say thank you to all the people who helped get the Vulcan redone and back up in his rightful spot.
Two men have been transported to Barbour County Medical Center after a plane crash in Clayton, AL.
The Republican-controlled Alabama House of Representatives ended the 2014 session by approving an education budget without the 2 percent teacher raises that Gov. Robert Bentley sought – a request that put him at odds with his own party.
After being told to vacate the area, local churches can again feed the homeless in downtown Birmingham. This comes after a change was made to a city food truck ordinance granting special groups an exemption.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Every spring people across Alabama welcome the warm weather with open arms; however, those pleasant temperatures roll in hand-in-hand with… More »
An Etowah County woman wants to know how she’ll be executed if she’s convicted of capital murder.
The Alabama Legislature has approved a bill to drug test welfare applicants who have had a drug conviction within the last five years.
Two Walker County towns became the first in the country to get a community storm shelter in place and they could be put to the test during the next 24 to 36 hours.
Bobby Seales told his family he was running to the gas station on March 28, but he never returned home.
MOODY, Ala. (WIAT) — Not having computers that work properly can be a frustrating thing for a teacher who relies on technology at times… More »
Going into the final day of the 2014 legislative session Alabama lawmakers still had proposals still on the table with little chance of becoming law.