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Singing River Trail exec director arrested on child pornography charges

John Kvach, the executive director of the Singing River Trail, was arrested Monday morning on charges of dissemination/display of child pornography, according to the...

Appeals court clears path for lawsuit against Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission

On Friday, the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals dismissed two petitions for writs of mandamus filed by the Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission (AMCC). The...

Birmingham PD officer warns criminals: ‘We live in Alabama where everybody has a gun’

A deadly shooting in Birmingham left two people dead and another with non-life threatening injuries on Friday afternoon. A South Birmingham neighborhood saw what...

Alabama-based MartinFed awarded $8 billion IT services contract for FBI, DOJ

Buy local is a nationwide initiative encouraging Americans to shop at their local community businesses. For the federal government, if bids work out, that phrase...

Lynyrd Skynyrd hit ‘Sweet Home Alabama’ released 50 years ago today

Lynyrd Skynyrd's iconic smash hit 'Sweet Home Alabama' turns 50 today. The all-time jam still, which was originally meant as a response to Neil Young's...

Tuscaloosa animal shelter seeking foster families for healthy dogs amid temporary closure due to outbreak

Tuscaloosa's Metro Animal Shelter announced over the weekend that they will be closing their doors for the next two weeks due to a canine...

Serial killer who recently killed an Alabama man arrested in Arkansas

Alleged serial killer Stacy Lee Drake was captured in Morrilton, Arkansas after a 22-mile car chase. Authorities believe that Drake murdered a 62-year-old Tuscaloosa...

Video: 13 injured in Montgomery mass shooting, more than 600 rounds fired

Nine people were shot, and four additional individuals were injured in a mass shooting incident at a crowded party in the early morning hours...

Sen. Katie Britt receives rare perfect 100% rating from NumbersUSA

U.S. Senator Katie Britt (R-Montgomery) continues to receive recognition for her leadership in combating illegal migration and strengthening border security. Britt is one of just...

Roy Moore backs Louisiana’s law allowing Ten Commandments be displayed in school classrooms

Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore has signaled his support for a new law in Louisiana that requires the Ten Commandments to...

ALEA helicopter now patrolling Gulf Coast beaches as dangerous waters continue

Waters across the Gulf have seen double red flags most of the week, indicating they are closed to swimmers due to the rough conditions...

Alabama native hits homerun at Rickwood Field MLB game

Thursday night in Birmingham was historic, with Major League Baseball paying homage to the Negro Leagues and the historic Rickwood Field, which holds the...

Alabama A&M University approves contract extension for President Wims to 2030

The Alabama A&M University (AAMU) Board of Trustees voted unanimously among those present to extend the contract of President Daniel K. Wims to December...

State labor force participation rate remains steady, record number of jobs added in May

According to the Alabama Department of Labor, the state's labor force participation rate remained at 57% throughout the month of May. During the same...

Texas teens discuss witnessing shark attack, praying for Alabama victim

A group of recent high school graduates from Sulphur Springs, Texas were on-hand to witness the Florida shark attack which left a Mountain Brook...

Montgomery’s former coroner continues raising awareness against crime plaguing capital city

Dr. David Thrasher of Montgomery is most recently recognized for his work guiding Alabama's capital city through the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, Thrasher has turned...

Biden is ‘refusing to remove Palestinians who are in the U.S. illegally,’ AG Steve Marshall charges

On Thursday, Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall joined a coalition of 18 state attorneys general in sending a letter to President Joseph Biden stating...

Africanized honeybees detected in Alabama

The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries (ADAI) has confirmed the presence of Africanized Honeybees (AHB) in Jackson and St. Clair Counties. Both finds were...

Dale Strong concerned about efficiency of VA’s beneficiary travel self-service system

U.S. Representative Dale Strong is focusing his attention on an issue he believes is impacting the quality of daily life for many of America's...

South Korean auto supplier opens $128M Tuskegee plant, 170 new jobs expected

A South Korean auto supplier has opened its first U.S.-based production facility in Tuskegee, Alabama. Samkee Corp. reportedly invested $128 million to build the...

Kelvin Datcher, Frank Woodson to compete HD52 primary runoff

On Tuesday Democratic voters went to the polls in Birmingham’s House District 52 to select their next state representative. No candidate was able to...

Nick Saban: ‘Lulu, Miss Terry and I are certainly wishing for your very speedy recovery’

Mountain Brook teenager Lulu Gribbin who was attacked by a shark two weeks ago in Florida has been receiving very special videos of support...

Many elderly, disabled Alabamians in need of an adult foster home

The Alabama Department of Human resources announced a request for several additional foster homes for disabled, elderly adults across the state. The foster care provided...

Spirit Airlines to serve Alabama for the first time, offering nonstop flight from BHM to Fort Lauderdale

Beginning on October 10, the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport will be working with low cost carrier Spirit Airlines to bring travelers a nonstop flight from...