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Labor of Love

July 21, 2014 - 5:15pm
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For many, Summer is a time to spend outside or at the pool, but for some local volunteers, teachers, and staff, it's been a time to pick up a paint brush and help upgrade Englewood Elementary School.

OAD: Monday, July 21, 2014

FEMA Aid Breakdown

July 20, 2014 - 9:30pm
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A breakdown of exactly how and where the $40 million in federal aid given to Alabama after the April 28th storms was alotted
OAD: July 20th, 2014

A breakdown of exactly how and where the $40 million in federal aid given to Alabama after the April 28th storms was alotted

 

OAD: July 20th, 2014

 

Suspect Wanted

July 20, 2014 - 4:27pm

 

TUSCALOOSA - According to Sgt. Dale Phillips with the Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit, Tuscaloosa Police responded to Motel 6 on East McFarland Boulevard around 1;40 a.m. When they arrived, officers found the victim, 21-year-old Jamarcus Marquez Roberts in his vehicle, which had crashed into the shrubs at the entrance of the motel parking lot. Roberts was treated at the scene and transported to DCH, but died from his injuries. Authorities say he appeared to have been shot one time in the chest area.  ...Read more

Suspect Wanted

July 20, 2014 - 4:27pm

 

TUSCALOOSA - According to Sgt. Dale Phillips with the Tuscaloosa County Homicide Unit, Tuscaloosa Police responded to Motel 6 on East McFarland Boulevard around 1;40 a.m. When they arrived, officers found the victim, 21-year-old Jamarcus Marquez Roberts in his vehicle, which had crashed into the shrubs at the entrance of the motel parking lot. Roberts was treated at the scene and transported to DCH, but died from his injuries. Authorities say he appeared to have been shot one time in the chest area.  ...Read more

Accidental Shooting

July 20, 2014 - 4:05pm

FEMA Update

July 19, 2014 - 9:56pm
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Federal disaster aid given to the state after the tornado outbreak that began on April 28, 2014 has now topped 40 million dollars according to FEMA. 16.5 million dollars has been approved for housing assistance grants. 15.4 million has been approved by  the U.S. Small Business Administration for low-interest loans to eligible homeowners, renters and businesses.

4.4 million will be used for public assistance programs and of that amount - 1.4 million is set aside for debris removal alone. 

During this process 15,951 damaged homes and properties have been inspected.

New Movies & Hairspray

July 18, 2014 - 5:04pm
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WVUA's Danny Salter previews this weekend's new movies, and Theatre Tuscaloosa's production of "Hairspray"!

Hairspray

July 18, 2014 - 4:56pm
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The sneak-preview of Theatre Tuscaloosa's "Hairspray" was standing room only on Thursday night. Friday night's performance is sold out, but you can get tickets for Saturday, Sunday, and next weekend online at theatretusc.com .

Ocean Uranium Extraction

July 17, 2014 - 5:28pm