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February 6, 2012 - 6:53pm
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WVUA News at Five. Airdate: Monday, February 6, 2012.

Press Conference

February 6, 2012 - 6:46pm
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Today, February 6, 2012, Investigators charged Tivon Rollie Thomas with the following:
Five counts of Robbery 1st Degree, two counts of Attempted Murder, one count of Burglary 1st Degree, two counts of Assault 2nd degree, and one count of Assault 1st degree. Tivon was shot during the robbery and is currently in stable condition at DCH.

We will be pursuing charges on another individual who was in possession of a firearm, with an altered serial number, a felony in the State of Alabama and the potential of Federal charges. ...Read more

Press Conference

February 4, 2012 - 2:37pm
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Press Release from the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Department:
For Immediate Release
February 4, 2012 ...Read more

Six Shot

February 4, 2012 - 9:00am

The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating the case of six people shot Friday night at a Cottondale apartment complex.  Tuscaloosa County Sheriff Ted Sexton is scheduled to give more details Saturday afternoon.  Turn to WVUA-TV online and WVUA News at 10 for the latest information.


Immigration Law

February 3, 2012 - 6:25pm

A Republican senator is looking to modify Alabama's tough and contentious immigration law.  Sen. Gerald Dial of Lineville said Friday he has pre-filed legislation that he says will add common sense to the law, which has been described as the toughest in the nation. ...Read more


February 3, 2012 - 3:39pm
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Soccer's the most popular sport in the world, and its gaining more and more fans here in the United States. A new soccer league for special players is on its way to West Alabama.

OAD: Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

Womens Conference

February 3, 2012 - 10:28am
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Do you a know a woman that's the subject of mental or physical abuse? Are you a woman that's living with emotional pain? Are you hurting? This weekend may be your opportunity to let the healing begin at a special conference for women.

OAD: Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

Groundhog Day

February 3, 2012 - 10:23am
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It's Groundhog Day! Rodents and stuffed animals make their weather prognostications for the next six weeks.

OAD: Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

Adopt A School

February 3, 2012 - 10:20am
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Schools all across West Alabama are looking for community partners to help expand their student's educational experience beyond the classroom. You can find out more about Adopt-A-School online at www.tuscaloosachamber.com.

OAD: Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

United Saints

February 3, 2012 - 10:17am
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The United Saints help rebuild communities after a natural disaster strikes. They're one of the many organizations hoping to benefit on Alabama Gives Day. And they've been very busy in Tuscaloosa.

OAD: Thursday, February 2nd, 2012