Birmingham plans to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the civil rights movement with a large schedule of events during the week. People from all corners of the country are expected to visit the Magic City for the events.
Investigators say the death of a 3-year-old Alabama boy who was found in a car appears to be an accident.
“It changed the face of education. It was very, very important,” explained Bridges. “For a long time I thought it was a part of history that was swept under the rug and people didn’t talk about it.”
“We actually work a lot more than people think we do, but sometimes people give us credit.”
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David Turner, 51, was arrested and charged with capital murder Friday. He’s currently being held without bond in the Jefferson County Jail.
A woman who is eight months pregnant battled a 226-pound swordfish while fishing in the Gulf of Mexico before finally reeling in the giant fish.
Amid allegations of illegal activities and irregular voter registrations, two school board candidates have been considering their options since the results of the August 27th election were made official on Tuesday.
The libraries receiving the grants are all located in Jefferson County and Shelby County.
“It’s only football, which is very important for us here, but that was said [tongue-in-cheek],” Rabbi Miller said. “My congregation understood that as not a joke, but as something that was funny.”
The wreck happened around 5:45 a.m. near the Chilton-Shelby County line. The motorcycle reportedly collided head-on with an SUV.
Unsportsmanlike behavior from two coaches seems to have given the entire state of Alabama a black eye, with folks on the internet hurling insults left and right.
Walker High School has been placed on restrictive probation for the rest of the 2013 football season, the Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) said in a statement on Thursday. Cullman High School has been placed on non-restrictive probation for one year. Both schools have been fined $1,500 for “flagrant and unsportsmanlike conduct” stemming from an on-field brawl during the season opening game on Aug. 30.
Belk will host a job fair on Friday and Saturday, September 6-7, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Riverchase Galleria.
The U.S. economy is producing jobs at a still-subpar pace – a trend the Federal Reserve will weigh in deciding this month whether to slow its bond buying and, if so, by how much.
Authorities are searching for an inmate who’s missing from a community work center in west Alabama.