The following school systems in WVUA TV’s viewing area have announced closings or delays due to inclement weather on Thursday, January 8th, 2015:
Bibb County Schools - 2 hour delay
Birmingham City Schools - 2 hour delay
Fayette County Schools - 2 hour delay
Greene County Schools - 2 hour delay
Holy Spirit Catholic Schools - 2 hour delay
Hoover City Schools - 2 hour delay
Jefferson County Schools – 2 hour delay ...Read more
Burrell Odom's widow Phyliss Odom announced she plans on running for her late husband's Tuscaloosa City Council seat in an upcoming special election.As she took the podium, Mrs. Odom and her daughter first thanked the council and citizens for their support during this difficult time.She proceeded with reminiscing on how much her husband's position on the council meant to him and how if elected, she plans on carrying out many efforts he started .Mrs. Odom claims to be very in tune with happenings of District 1 and where Mr. ...Read more
The new year is bringing new changes to Stillman College, its students and their pocketbooks. Stillman announced last month it will be reducing tuition and there's one magic word as to why....affordability.Enrollment for a full load of courses is currently $13,548 a semester. Beginning Fall 2015, it will decrease to $8,548.
We know you've been enjoying the plummeting petroleum prices at the pump recently. With prices now under $2.00 a gallon at some stations in West Alabama, we went out to see just how the cuts are affecting people. GasBuddy.com Senior Petroleum Analyst Gregg Laskoski says there's no doubt this drop in gas prices has been pushed all year long by the declining crude oil prices. Laskoski says the lowest prices in Alabama are in Fort McClellan at $1.84 per gallon.