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House Explosion

June 29, 2014 - 9:46pm
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HOOVER -- Police in Hoover are investigating what lead to an explosion and fire that killed at least one person Sunday morning. Hoover police spokesman Jim Coker says authorities are not sure what exploded in the house. He says the department's bomb squad wasn't immediately able to enter the home because the fire had yet to be extinguished. 

Stay with WVUA as be bring you updates in this situation as it becomes available. 

 

OAD: June 29, 2014

 

 

 

 

 

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Amateur Radio Week

June 28, 2014 - 10:14pm

Pregnant Woman Shot

June 28, 2014 - 10:10pm
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HOOVER -- Police are searching for a man they say is armed and dangerous and is wanted on capital murder charges for allegedly shooting and killing his pregnant wife. WVUA's Victoria Sheehan has the latest. 

 

OAD: June 28, 2014 

Rock and Roll Blues Show

June 28, 2014 - 9:45pm
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The Bama Theater was a place for people to escape the weather and take in some great local music Saturday night. That's because it was the first annual Southern Rock and Roll Blues Show. The event was put on by the Tuskaloosa Music Mafia, which was founded in 2001 by husband and wife Michael B. and Katrina Reddy. Michale B. Reddy and The Blues Crew were one of the five groups that performed. Reddy told WVUA why the show was important for Tuscaloosa.  ...Read more

Rock and Roll Blues Show at Bama Theater

June 28, 2014 - 9:45pm
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THE BAMA THEATER WAS A PLACE FOR PEOPLE TO ESCAPE THE WEATHER AND TAKE IN SOME GREAT LOCAL MUSIC SATURDAY NIGHT.  THAT'S BECAUSE TONIGHT WAS THE FIRST ANNUAL SOUTHERN ROCK AND ROLL, BLUES SHOW.

THE EVENT WAS PUT ON BY the TUSKALOOSA MUSIC MAFIA, WHICH WAS FOUNDED IN 2001 BY HUSBAND AND WIFE MICHAEL B. AND KATRINA REDDY.

MICHAEL B. REDDY AND THE BLUES CREW WERE ONE OF THE 5 GROUPS THAT PERFORMED. REDDY TOLD WVUA WHY THIS SHOW IS IMPORTANT FOR TUSCALOOSA. ...Read more

Cooper Harris' Funeral

June 28, 2014 - 9:23pm
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TUSCALOOSA -- Twenty two month old Cooper Harris was laid to rest Saturday. He died as a result of being left in a sweltering vehicle for several hours in Georgia. New information is coming out after police search warrants against Cooper's father, Justin Harris.

OAD: June 28, 2014

Cooper Harris' Funeral

June 28, 2014 - 9:23pm
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22 Month Old Cooper Harris was laid to rest. He died as a result of being left in a sweltering vehicle for several hours. New information is coming out of police search warrants against Cooper's father, Justin Harris.

 

June 28, 2014

Church Preps for Toddler's Funeral

June 27, 2014 - 4:45pm
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Family and friends are preparing to lay 22 month old Cooper Harris to rest in Tuscaloosa. His service is being held on Saturday, June 28th at 1 o'clock at University Church of Christ.

 

OAD: Friday, June 27, 2014.

 

Capsized Boat

June 26, 2014 - 5:17pm
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Five people are safe on shore after their boat capsized on the Black Warrior River Wednesday night.

OAD: Thursday, June 26, 2014