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100 Jobs Lost

January 7, 2015 - 6:17pm
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Dozens of Tuscaloosa County residents are now without a job after the company, Cinram Operations Inc. abruptly closed it's doors this week.

 

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School Closings & Delays

January 7, 2015 - 11:27am

School Closings

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

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2 Shot at Bowling Alley

January 7, 2015 - 10:06am

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Keeping it in the Family

January 6, 2015 - 10:22pm
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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

Alberta School of Performing Arts Opens

January 6, 2015 - 6:11pm
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The Alberta School of Performing Arts has been almost four years in the making, school faculty and staff say they couldn't be more excited to be home. 

OAD: Tuesday, January 6, 2015

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Stillman Tuition Decrease

January 5, 2015 - 10:22pm
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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.

Attempted Murder, Robbery Investigation

January 5, 2015 - 6:26pm
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Homicide investigators are searching for several suspects who they say shot a man, assaulted another, and robbed a Tuscaloosa County home.

OAD: Monday, January 5, 2015 

Flooding Concerns

January 2, 2015 - 6:13pm
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West Alabama only had a couple of days to dry out and now the water is starting to stack up again, this is creating concern about the possibility of flooding in some part of our viewing area.

OAD: Friday, January 2, 2014

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Sugar Bowl Couple

December 30, 2014 - 10:24pm
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One couple has been waiting a long time for Alabama to play Ohio State again in the Sugar Bowl! Bob and Gina Wilson met in New Orleans 37 years ago when the Tide matched up with the Buckeyes. At the time, Gina was an Ohio State fan, but these days.. her now husband has her yelling, "Roll Tide!"

Gas Under $2.00

December 29, 2014 - 10:21pm
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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.