Political dissidents, the secret police, government bureaucracy and beautiful music combine in an emotionally moving opera production that opens March 7 at 8:oo p.m. in the newly renovated Bryant-Jordan Hall at the University of Alabama. The UA Opera Theatre will perform Gian Carlo Menotti's The Consul on Friday, March 7th and again at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 9th. ...Read more
The Tuscaloosa Police Department is pleased to announce that new state of the art red light photo enforcement systems have been installed at problem intersections within the Tuscaloosa City Limits. The new locations for the red light photo enforcement systems are: Mcfarland Blvd & 37th St E, McFarland Blvd & Skyland Blvd, and I-359 & Skyland Blvd. These locations are in addition to the system already in place at 15th St. and 6th Ave E. ...Read more
McCalla, Alabama! - Mark your calendar for an action packed, professional, thrilling rodeo set for April 25th and 26th, 2014. The Trails at Tannehill is hosting its 3rd Annual Tannehill Rodeo presented by City Auto Sales of Hueytown. Real cowboys and cowgirls will be performing eight events including the saddle bronc riding, barebackriding, barrel racing, calf roping, steer wrestling, team roping, breakaway roping and bullriding. Change it up and do something different with the entire family because this is thereal deal! Itʼs a rain or shine event.Both days gates open at 6pm. ...Read more
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Visitors to the Alabama Museum of Natural History have opportunity to learn more about astronomy during the museum’s next Science Sunday, a free event scheduled for March 2 in Smith Hall, on The University of Alabama campus.
The program, called “Wonders of the Universe,” will be 1-4:30 p.m. The museum is partnering with UA’s department of physics and astronomy in the program, featuring meteorite exhibits, photos and a comet demonstration.
Open for all ages, the event includes activities for children in the Discovery Lab. ...Read more
(Tuscaloosa) Shoals-based band The Bear and vocalist Blaine Duncan will be the featured musicians on the upcoming Acoustic Night at the Bama Theatre’s Greensboro Room. The performance will take place on March 1, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Based in the Shoals area of North Alabama, The Bear began as a collaboration between singer-songwriter spouses Louisa Murray and Nathan Pitts. ...Read more