Weather patterns haven’t exactly been quiet around here lately and tornado & hurricane seasons are right around the corner. To prepare for the rest of 2014, The Birmingham Salvation Army will be offering disaster training for volunteers with classes available Friday April 11 or Saturday April 12 at our social services building located at 2130 11th Ave. North in Birmingham.
On Friday, authorities raided a home in the Vestavia Hills area under a narcotics search warrant. Two people have been arrested.
Authorities say they’ve apprehended two suspects after a car chase through the Birmingham area, where they say the driver rammed two sheriff’s department vehicles at one point in the pursuit.
Student leaders at the University of Alabama have approved a resolution supporting the full integration of the school’s fraternities and sororities.
Gov. Robert Bentley signed the education budget for the next fiscal year on Friday even though it did not include the 2 percent raise that he sought for teachers and school employees.
A beautiful weekend ahead, but pollen levels will be high throughout.
A group of citizens gathered in north Birmingham in hopes of bringing an end to the violence. They also gathered to pay their respects to a woman killed inside her own business over the weekend.
The cause of death for a Bibb County father whose body was found miles away from home has now been determined.
The California Highway Patrol says the drivers of a FedEx delivery truck and a bus carrying high school students on a college visit are among the nine people killed in a fire.
The sale opens to the public Friday morning at 9 am at the former JC Penney store at Century Plaza.
You can take a peek at life on the farm, by heading over to the Birmingham Zoo. The Zoo’s “Farm Day” is Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm.
A FedEx tractor-trailer crossed over a grassy median on a Northern California freeway and slammed into a bus carrying more than 40 high school students in an explosive crash that left 10 people dead, authorities said.
The 16-year-old boy accused of stabbing 22 people at his high school was dazed “like a deer in the headlights” hours later and doesn’t fully grasp what he did, his attorney said Thursday as he sketched out the beginnings of a possible mental health defense.
Seven chimpanzees are back inside their enclosure at the Kansas City Zoo after climbing a fallen log to the top of a wall.
Monday’s flash flooding totaled many cars that were parked in low-lying areas. But, according to Clay Ingram with AAA Alabama, you may need to have your vehicle checked out even if it wasn’t completely submerged.
It’s a morning many in Alabama will never forget. In the wee hours of January 23, 2012 a tornado barreled through the Clay area, leveling homes and taking the life of Christina Heichelbech.
Nearly five million Americans are hurt by dog bites each year. Many insurance companies have lists of dogs they consider to be “dangerous.”
People in Birmingham gathered Thursday night in an effort to stop the violence in the neighborhood where the owner of a beauty supply shop was killed.