Community pride is growing in Jefferson County despite budget cuts, which have impacted county services. Among the services impacted, roadside trash removal, but that isn’t stopping neighbors from rolling up their sleeves to ensure their communities are clean.
Photos from some of the stories from March 2nd through March 8th.
Volkswagen introduces the bus, and Ali and Frazier have the “Fight of the Century”. Plus we say goodbye to the originator or UA’s “Big Al” mascot, find out all the details in this edition of “This Day in History”.
A marathon spelling bee between two Kansas City-area students who exhausted the initial word list last month ended after 29 more rounds Saturday when the eventual runner-up stumbled over the word “stifling.”
Four Central European nations are urging the United States to boost natural gas exports to Europe as a hedge against the possibility that Russia could cut off its supply of gas to Ukraine.
The U.S. Navy says it has dispatched a warship to aid in the search for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner.
Crowds packed Brookwood Village on Saturday for the 10th annual Exceptional Foundation Chili Cook-Off, to enjoy as much chili as possible! All for a good cause!
Some of the GOP’s most prominent conservatives insisted Friday that Republicans should emphasize hot-button social issues like abortion and gay marriage in this year’s midterm elections, exposing an ideological divide within a party trying to capture the Senate and then the White House.
The State Department confirms that three Americans were aboard the Malaysia Airlines jet that vanished Saturday.
A pregnant South Carolina woman pointed to the ocean, locked the doors and rolled up the windows, telling her three children she was “trying to take them to a better place” as she drove her minivan into the surf, authorities said.
The nation’s largest regional passenger airline told pilots to avoid landing on the runway where a UPS cargo jet crashed in Birmingham because an internal review following the accident concluded planes come “dangerously close” to nearby hills if even a few feet too low.
A growing model of health care has now come to Tuscaloosa.
Vietnamese air force planes on Saturday spotted two large oil slicks close to where a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 went missing earlier in the day, the first sign that the aircraft carrying 239 people had crashed.
For years, drivers coming into Birmingham have been updated on the time and temperature, thanks to an electronic sign on top of the Two North Twentieth building. Now, they have a recommendation for a beverage.
Check out the full plans for Birmingham’s new transportation hub.
Saturday, March 15th, the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center is a holding a special conference to help young survivors’ in their particular stage of life.
Looking for something to do this Saturday? Why not sample around 100 different chili’s, and help The Exceptional Foundation at the same time!
A former Alabama football star is back in town and he’s giving back to the community. CBS42 caught up with Heisman Trophy winner, Mark Ingram, as he helped fight hunger.