In a statement from earlier Thursday morning, Superintendent Craig Witherspoon announced that the Birmingham City Schools have been placed on accreditation probation.
A new policy taking effect on August 21st will make Auburn University a smoke-free campus.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)– Birmingham fire investigators will be back at the scene of an abandoned motel fire Thursday morning. It’s the second time they’ve… More »
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Wednesday night’s 217-205 vote was unlikely to be the final word on government intrusion to defend the U.S. and Americans’ civil liberties.
Spanish investigators tried to determine Thursday why a passenger train jumped the tracks and sent eight cars crashing into each other on the eve of a major Christian religious festival, killing at least 77 people and injuring more than 140.
“Most insurance companies, if the vehicle has been flooded, will total it out.”
SOUTHHAVEN, Miss. (WIAT) — The North Chilton AllStar Team started their road to the Little League World Series by winning the Alabama State tittle…. More »
HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) –Hoovers’ 7 on 7 Select Camp starts Thursday morning. Teams begin with Pool-play from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 and from 2:00… More »
UAB Hospital is reimbursed by Jefferson County when they send a bill for Cooper Green patients they treat.
GULF SHORES, Ala. (WIAT) – The BP Oil spill had the potential to cripple Alabama’s Gulf Coast forever, and for one summer that looked… More »
Birmingham Police Dispatch confirmed that multiple units responded to the scene.
The event, which was hosted by the Etowah County Sheriff’s Office, featured legal experts.
The move was approved by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama.
“This morning we met on site out here in Avondale with the Alabama Tennessee River Railway and representatives from ATN were here. We had conversations yesterday with their office in Denver and in Gadsden,” said Don Lupo, City of Birmingham.
Borrowing for tuition, housing and books would be less expensive for college students and their parents this fall but the costs could soon start climbing under a bill the Senate passed overwhelmingly Wednesday.
The board plans to present some transportation-related options for parents at its next meeting.
“It was seeping up from underneath and I have tile floors, so I panicked. At first I had some extra down-spouts put in and that did not help so I had a sump pump put in and it’s working so far.”