The Alabama Supreme Court has announced that on Nov. 6 it will hear an appeal of Blount County Circuit Judge Steven King's ruling last fall that paved the way for Oneonta, Blountsville and other towns in the county to hold "wet/dry" votes on whether alcohol should be sold in their communities.
Barriers will go in an area where two fatal median crossover crashes have happened this year.
Brando Foster's attorney last year filed an appeal asking that he be re-sentenced with the hope of eventually getting his freedom due to a 2012 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that automatic life without parole sentences for juveniles are unconstitutional.
I was intrigued by the stand of Cahaba Lilies growing outside of the Cahaba River
The state has quit providing funding for library aides, an AEA official said.
High temperatures should hover around 90 the next few days, with daily chances of pop-up showers and storms.
William Gates, 56, of Eclectic, was killed when his 1998 Dodge Ram left the interstate, went down an embankment and hit a tree along I-459 near Acton Road around noon.
Katrina Porter, 31, was convicted by a jury in April in the Dec. 22, 2011 brutal beating and shooting death of 51-year-old Barbara Freeman. It was the second trial for Porter after the first one was declared a mistrial by Jefferson County Circuit Judge Laura Petro last fall.
There aren't any reports of injuries.
Kyle Gavin McCay, 33, was sentenced by Bessemer Cutoff Jefferson County Circuit Court Judge David Hobdy after an emotional hearing in which Ballinger's family talked about the devastation his death has had on them.
Right lane has been reopened as of 7:35 a.m.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Interstate 20 westbound is closed near the First Avenue interchange after an 18-wheeler overturned, according to Birmingham police. 8:32 a.m.: Police are not allowing any traffic into the affected area of Interstate 20 westbound at First...
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- Delays continue along Red Mountain Expressway southbound after a car flipped early Thursday on the ramp to U.S. 280 eastbound. The wreck occurred about 6 a.m. The flipped car is in the left lane.
The Vestavia Hills Fire Department battled the blaze at Ashley Mac's for at least three hours, said the Pub's owner Tyler DeStefano.
Sgt. Grady Keith Concord, 41, is charged with second-degree manufacturing methamphetamine.
Famed author Maya Angelou, who died last week at 86, is being mourned across the world, and her loss is felt locally at the UAB Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center, where she headlined fundraisers in 2009 and 2010.
The local non-profit Sight Savers America and UAB Callahan Eye Hospital unveiled a 25-foot long tribute wall in the hospital lobby today that will serve as the permanent home of the annual Hall Thompson Hero for Sight Award.
"Tell Steve French to 'mustard' up all he can and to 'ketchup,'" Blackmore-Jenkins said.
Attendees at Hoover school board meetings can mark a square when they hear references to football or athletics, school bus fees, executive sessions, the Department of Justice and deficit spending.
It's all the rage among colleges and universities.Online or distance learning allows students -- many of whom are working full-time jobs -- to attend college remotely when their schedules wouldn't otherwise allow.
Many states have road condition information available by phone and via smartphone apps.
FULTONDALE, Alabama -- Authorities are on the scene of a crash along Interstate 65 southbound near the U.S. 31 interchange. The crash is blocking the right lane. Details on the crash weren't immediately available.
Mayor William Bell in recent years has become a frequent international traveler, including stops in China, Saudi Arabia and Japan.
John David Murphy, 55, of Alabaster talks about gun rights on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, after he was denied entry into a polling location for the primary election because he openly wore a holstered pistol.
In honor of the most important man in our lives, the Birmingham Zoo will offer free admission for dad with the purchase of a child's full-price admission.
With all but provisional votes left to count 112 votes separate Carroll and third place finisher Wyndall Ivey in the race for the civil circuit court judgeship. The provisional ballots, which will be counted next Tuesday are unlikely to give Ivey the boost needed to climb into the July 15 runoff, county officials said.
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- Dr. Ben Carson is making a whirlwind tour through the state of Alabama today making stops in Huntsville, Birmingham and Montgomery to sign his new book "One Nation: What We Can All Do To Save America's Future."...
McPherson Oil Products, who Jack King leases the property from, has given him 90 days to either buy or vacate the premises. McPherson, said King, has granted him the first right to buy the property.
ALABASTER, Alabama -- The 12th annual Alabaster CityFest -- one of the largest free music festivals in Alabama -- is welcoming possibly more than 50,000 people to Municipal Park this Saturday for entertainment including performances by Rodney Atkins and Fuel....
TRUSSVILLE, Alabama -- A wreck along Interstate 59 southbound near Chalkville Mountain Road caused heavy delays Wednesday morning, and a second wreck happened along the alternate inbound route: U.S. 11.