Nine year old Connor Renfroe was honored tonight for his bravery during a medical emergency. Connor immediately alerted neighbors to call 911 when his father had a seizure in their home on January 30th. Northport Fire Rescue presented Connor with the Chief's Commendation award. The Northport City Council and Mayor Bobby Herndon named February 17th, 2014 "Connor Renfroe Day".
Valentine's Day 2014 is special for the Alabama Historical Commission at Magnolia Grove in Greensboro this year. Magnolia Grove is featuring the story of its native son, Richmond P. Hobson.
Hobson was born in the house in 1870 and gained fame as a Spanish-American War hero in the Navy after his part in the sinking of the Merrimac. Hobson was also captured and kept as a prisoner of war in Santiago, Cuba for one month. ...Read more
Snow days have certainly accumulated for college students here in Tuscaloosa and the question now becomes....how will those snow days be made up?
College students missed several days of class due to the inclement weather, but they're not catching as big of a break as you may think.
BIRMINGHAM (WVUA) - Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is currently closed to incoming flights. At least three flights were diverted to Nashville. There is no word on when or if those flights will make it to Birmingham. Several flights set to departed Birmingham are currently delayed. We'll have more information as it becomes available.
Tuscaloosa area schools dismissed students early today ahead of the snow along with numerous school districts statewide. Tuscaloosa students have missed several days...so what are the options for making up those days?
Senate Bill 271 offers two options to local school systems to deal with days of school lost due to extreme circumstances.
Reporter: Chelsea Barton