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Search for Destiny

July 30, 2014 - 5:12pm
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13 year old, Destiny Schaetzle, has been missing for almost three days and Tuscaloosa Police are amping up their efforts to find her.

OAD: Wednesday, July 30.

Educational Arts Programs

July 29, 2014 - 9:10pm

Alabama INT Hosting Water Sports Tournament at Lake Lurleen

July 29, 2014 - 8:26pm
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Tuscaloosa, AL - It's the middle of summer and extremely hot outside, so what's the natural past time in Alabama? Hanging out in the water! And you can do just that this weekend at Lake Lurleen. The state park will be the host site for a huge water sports tournament set up by the Alabama INT group. Four categories will be judged such as: wakeboarding, wake surfing, wake skating, and kneeboarding. The event will run August 2nd & 3rd with divisions from beginners through experts. ...Read more

Young Cancer Survivor Celebrating Life

July 29, 2014 - 8:04pm
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Tuscaloosa, AL - Kaylee MacKnight's a UA Senior who sings, dances, and acts. She's got big dreams that include one day performing on Broadway. But, this week she's already celebrating because she's beaten the odds in her battle against thyroid cancer. To celebrate life and more, Kaylee's organized a variety show to raise money for This Star Won't Go Out Foundation, an organization dedicated to helping the families of children with cancer. The musical theatre variety performance is Friday, August 1st at the Allen Bales Theatre on the UA Campus. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.. ...Read more

Toby Keith King of Country Music Cash Cowboys

July 29, 2014 - 7:50pm
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Country music singers are living the dream, and piling up massive stacks of cash. Toby Keith leads the pack at a whopping $65 million earned in the previous year. And, the Arts Council of Tuscaloosa is providing a variety of ways to get your kids involved in the arts.

Shooting Suspect at Large

July 29, 2014 - 5:14pm
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Two victims are recovering and authorities are on the hunt for a suspect who's considered to be armed and dangerous.


OAD: Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Support Staff Concerned About Jobs

July 28, 2014 - 9:39pm
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there is some truth to what these county schools employees are fretting over.

The Tuscaloosa County Board of Education meeting was packed today with employees concerned they may soon lose their jobs.

There is some truth to what these County Schools employees are fretting over. ...Read more

Triple Shooting

July 27, 2014 - 10:44pm
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ENSLEY -- Authorities are investigating a shooting that left one woman dead and two other people injured. The triple shooting happened in Ensley early Sunday morning. Authorities are not sure what led to the shooting on the 1600 block of Avenue I.

When police arrived, a woman was found lying face down with a gunshot wound to her back. Two other victims were taken to the University of Alabama Birmingham hospital with non-life threatening injuries.




Woman Set on Fire

July 27, 2014 - 10:37pm
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BIRMINGHAM -- Authorities are investigating a shocking crime after they say a man set his estranged girlfriend on fire. Just after 2:30 Sunday morning, deputies with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a house fire in the 4400 block of Nellie Anderson Street. They arrived to find a 49-year-old female victim with extensive burns to her head, arms, upper body, and legs. She was transported to the hospital and admitted to a burn unit in serious condition. ...Read more