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Alabama Football Game One

September 5, 2011 - 7:33am
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WVUA's Gary Harris talks about the Tide and their season opener against Coach Saban's alma mater, Kent State.


Lee Update

September 4, 2011 - 11:24pm

Forecasters saw Lee has weakened to a tropical depression with top sustained winds of 35 m.p.h. The National Hurricane Center in Miami says the weather system is continuing its slow crawl to the east-northeast at 7 m.p.h. It was centered about 55 miles west-northwest of McComb, Mississippi. The downgrade in its status means that all tropical storm watches and warnings have been discontinued. Forecasters expect the tropical depression to move across Mississippi and Alabama overnight and on Monday.

Associated Press

Friday, 6:00

September 2, 2011 - 7:24pm
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WVUA News at Six. Airdate: Friday, September 2, 2011.

Football Ready

September 2, 2011 - 5:51pm
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Barbeque, white tents, crimson and white.  Add those up and you have the perfect game day in Tuscaloosa.  All that fun comes with a lot of preparation. WVUA reporter Lyndsey Price shows us how Tuscaloosa gets ready for game day!

Lyndsey Price, WVUA News

Tom's Cabinets

September 2, 2011 - 5:20pm
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A business devastated on April 27th is dealing with another setback. Tom's Cabinets in Alberta City has been closed for repairs since the tornado. The work was finished Tuesday.  Then, just hours later, the business was consumed by fire. WVUA was on the scene as it happened, and Wednesday, WVUA reporter Lyndsey Price was with the business's owner as he surveyed the damage.   

Lyndsey Price, WVUA News   


September 2, 2011 - 10:49am

Halliburton has filed a lawsuit in a Texas state court against BP PLC claiming the oil giant provided it with inaccurate information about the deepwater well that blew out and spawned last year's massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.  It's the latest of several suits between partners in the well against each other. ...Read more

Georgia Boost

September 2, 2011 - 10:45am

Georgia beaches may get a last-minute tourism boost from Labor Day weekend travelers who are rerouting their vacation plans to avoid stormy weather forecast along the Gulf of Mexico.  Vicky Buck of the Tybee Island Tourism Council said Friday the visitor center at Georgia's largest public beach is getting a few calls from people asking if the island still has rooms available and what the weather is expected to look like over the holiday weekend. ...Read more

Twilight Rates

September 2, 2011 - 8:59am
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PARA's offering a great deal for golfers - Twilight Rates starting as early as 10 a.m. at Ol' Colony Golf Complex. You can find out more about what's going on at Tuscaloosa County Parks and Recreation online at www.tcpara.org.


UA Gameday

September 2, 2011 - 8:45am
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If you've got questions about tailgating on the UA campus, parking, and public transportation you'll find all your answers on the official UA Gameday website, www.uagameday.com.


WVUA News at Six 9/1/11

September 1, 2011 - 6:36pm
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WVUA News at Six. Airdate: Thursday, September 1, 2011.