Alamabama Power Company says scammers are sending text messages warning that a payment is due immediately.
The text message lists names of a bill payment company and a refrence number to use in paying the bill.
Alabama Power Spokesman Ike Pigott says the refrence number could belong to anyone and once the money is transfered it is almost impossible to trace.
The city of Tuscaloosa is moving forward with April 27th, 2011 tornado recovery.
A contracting company will soon begin City Walk construction in the University Place and Forest Lake neighborhoods.
Citizens can already walk or bike a small City Walk path near Central Church of Christ, but in the near future, that path will drastically grow.
The Tuscaloosa City Council approved a $2.18 million contract with GFC Construction, Inc., to build the paths.
The pathways will also have lighting features and security cameras monitored by police. ...Read more
GREENSBORO-- According to Hale County District Attorney Michael Jackson, 7-year-old Decorrin Johnson was shot and killed during a dispute between two men. Sunday night both men were in custody. JaPaul Williams and Lavares Jackson are both charged wtih Capital Murder and Attempted Murder.
According to District Attorney Jackson, the two men began fighting inside, apparently over a woman. The argument moved outside and bullets started to fly. The Alabama Bureau of Investigation is aiding in the investigation. ...Read more