The Alabama Legislature is getting close to enacting a law to allow public schools to educate students about the history of traditional winter celebrations and allow student and staff to exchange seasonal greetings.
A bill to restructure the Birmingham Water Works Board has stalled in the state Senate.
Blount County district attorney Pamela Casey is speaking out about what she calls “serious problem of under reporting” inappropriate contact between teachers and students in the county.
Students at Horizon brought roses to the school Wednesday in memory of Bahri. They don’t understand why such a tragic event occurred. They just miss her.
State Representative Alvin Holmes made comments on the House floor Tuesday that sparked controversy, but Wednesday he expressed no remorse for what he said.
The state fire marshal instructed the Centreville Fire Department to let a warehouse fire “burn out” Wednesday evening at Maciel Recovery and Recycling on Airport Road.
A Senate committee has approved a proposal to let people carry loaded pistols in their vehicles without a concealed carry permit.
Police in Tuscaloosa arrested a man on sex-related charges for the second time in a month and the third time in several years.
There’s no doubt that Spring Break is on everyone’s minds right now.
Funeral arrangements have been set for the child killed in a crash on Feb. 28.
Gov. Robert Bentley says he won’t sign the education budget unless it includes a 2 percent pay raise for teachers and public education employees.
After years of killing bills to tighten regulations on payday loans, the Legislature may agree to set up a database to make sure people don’t take out more than $500 in loans at one time.
Essay optional. No penalties for wrong answers. The SAT college entrance exam is undergoing sweeping revisions.
Who’s ready for spring? This weekend we get one step closer to it with Daylight Saving Time.
The 40 days of life campaign kicked off Tuesday with a vigil on the city’s Southside.
City leaders are asking a judge to make the owner of Good Friends Chinese & Seafood Restaurant turn in his passport so he’ll keep his April 22, 2014, court date.
A three-year investigation in Tuscaloosa resulted in an arrest of a man believed to be responsible for being a major supplier of steroids in Tuscaloosa County and surrounding areas.11
The young woman struck and killed by a MAX Transit trolley had just finished making soup at the Horizons School for students with disabilities when she decided to walk back to her apartment.