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FOCUS Sale Approved

October 7, 2014 - 9:20pm
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The Tuscaloosa City Council has approved the selling of the Focus on Senior Citizens building.This authorizes Mayor Maddox to execute a contract for sale with University Stations LLC. The property was sold for 1.1 million dollars.

Fatal Bus Crash

October 7, 2014 - 5:10pm
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A Brent man is dead after the car he was driving collided with a Bibb County School bus Tuesday morning. 

Authorities have not released the victim's name of the cause of the crash at this time. 


OAD: Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Lend Me A Tenor

October 7, 2014 - 2:59pm


The curtain goes up tonight on the University of Alabama Department of Theatre & Dance's latest show, "Lend Me A Tenor". The play's a comedy about love, mistaken identities, an Italian opera star, lots and lots of doors, and pills! The show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 7th and runs until October 12th. For tickets and additional show times contact the box office at (205) 348 - 3400, or check online at ua.theatre.edu.

Auburn Shooting

October 7, 2014 - 1:52pm

Sundown Lectures

October 7, 2014 - 12:40pm

Sundown Lectures

Tuscaloosa County Preservation Society's final Sundown Lecture of 2014 is this week:

"Native American Tuscaloosa and Alabama" presented by Marty Hamner

Jemison-Van de Graaff Mansion

1305 Greensboro Avenue 

5:15 – 5:40 | Light refreshments

5:45 – 6:30 | Presentation


Halloween Musical

October 7, 2014 - 12:25pm

The Addams Family

Driver dies in fatal dump truck crash

October 7, 2014 - 9:50am

Dump truck crash was the second fatal wreck near exit 73 in three days.

By WVUA Staff

TUSCALOOSA -- All lanes on Interstate 20/59 reopened Monday night after a fatal dump truck crash that afternoon.

Steve Jarrett of the state Department of Public Safety said the driver of the dump truck died when the vehicle left the northbound lanes at exit 73 near McFarland Blvd., struck a guardrail and caught on fire in the median. ...Read more

Sexual Contact with Student

October 3, 2014 - 2:39pm


The following is a media release from Tuscaloosa Police Department:

Former Bryant High School Teacher Arrested ...Read more

Fall Movie Series

October 3, 2014 - 9:57am

Tuscaloosa Transportation Museum Presents Annual Fall Outdoor Movie Series

Tuscaloosa, Ala. – The City of Tuscaloosa’s Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum will host its second annual fall movie series beginning Friday, Oct. 3. Tickets are a $5 donation for a group up to seven people. All films begin at 7 p.m. and will be shown on a 50 ft. inflatable screen at the site of the historic Queen City Pool located directly beside the museum. The following movies in the series are all rated PG-13 and under:

Oct. 3: “Ghostbusters” ...Read more