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"Coal Blooded" Rally

September 1, 2014 - 5:12pm
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Local coal minors and their families are rallying together in hopes to raise awareness about the importance of coal mining jobs in Walker County.

OAD: Monday, September 1, 2014

 

 

 

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Kraft Singles Recall

September 1, 2014 - 10:27am

IF YOU'RE FIRING UP THE GRILL THIS HOLIDAY...YOU MAY WANT TO HOLD THE CHEESE.

KRAFT FOOD GROUPS IS VOLUNTARILY RECALLING MORE THAN 7-THOUSAND CASES OF KRAFT AMERICAN SINGLES... ...Read more

Dry Crops

August 31, 2014 - 9:53pm
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Experts say cotton and peanut farmers in southeast Alabama need rain soon to improve fields after a dry summer. A statewide survey by the national agriculture statistical service shows 51% of Alabama cotton growers believe their crops are still in good condition. But only 36% of Alabama peanut farmers say their crops are faring that well and local farmers say the heat and blistering sun have affected crops like corn and tomatoes. WVUA visited Leavelle Farm to speak with farmer Russell Suchomelly about the current dry spell.

6th District Race

August 31, 2014 - 9:33pm
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WVUA speaks with candidates vying to replace retiring congressman Spencer Bachus in Alabama's 6th District

OAD: August 31, 2014

House Fire

August 31, 2014 - 9:25pm
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TUSCALOOSA -- Crews rushed to the scene on East 18th Street off of 15th Street Sunday around 3 p.m. WVUA spoke with witnesses who say a boy ran from the home as the flames grew larger. 

 

OAD: August 31, 2014

"Uber" in Tuscaloosa

August 29, 2014 - 5:15pm
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Residents and students in Tuscaloosa now have alternative way to get around town at their fingertips.

OAD: August 29, 2014

 

 

Alabama Tickets Available

August 28, 2014 - 5:16pm
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There will be a lot going on this weekend in Atlanta, including Alabama's season opening against West Virginia. If you're wanting to attend the game but don't have tickets, you're still in luck.

OAD: Thursday, August 28, 2014

Eyes in the Sky

August 27, 2014 - 5:13pm
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Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, or Drones, are becoming more popular and they're being used to accomplish many different tasks. Now, Northport Fire Rescue has one of their own.

OAD: Wednesday, August 27, 2014

 

Tuscaloosa City Schools Budget

August 26, 2014 - 4:37pm
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Nationally, Alabama's public schools linger at the bottom of the quality list. Most of our state's educational woes are attributed to a lack of funding. Today, the Tuscaloosa City School's Finance Board Committee met to talk about the budget and the impact the economy is having on it. 

OAD: Tuesday, August 26, 2014

 

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Housing for Homeless Vets

August 25, 2014 - 5:13pm
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According to recent studies, 12 percent of the adult homeless population in the United States are Veterans, the Tuscaloosa Veterans Affairs Medical Center is hoping to lower those numbers in West Alabama.

OAD: Monday, August 25, 2014