Santa’s sleigh is ready
to be filled with the necessary items needed by individuals and families
currently receiving services through domestic abuse and sexual assault programs
at Turning Point. You can drop off your donations at the Northport Police Department located at 3721 26th Ave.
Wish List Single Item Breakdown ...Read more
Open enrollment has begun as November 15th kicked off the enrollment period. The period will continue until February 15th. Keep in mind that if you have a Marketplace plan for 2014, your coverage will end December 31st no matter when your plan began. Visit www.HealthCare.gov to find out more information or to contact a representative.
The University of Alabama held its 5th Annual Crimson Couch to 5K event today on a rainy Sunday in Tuscaloosa. Hosted by the Office of Health Promotion and Wellness, the event had a great turnout of about a thousand people, despite the weather. WVUA spoke with Heather Mundy, with the Office of Health Promotion and Wellness.
A Demopolis teen is continuing to
recover from a critical bull riding accident. Sunday, a local salon came
together with his family and friends to raise money for his therapy. New Creations
Salon in Tuscaloosa dedicated a day of haircuts to Jacob Browder, and WVUA’s
Emileigh Forrester got the chance to sit down with him and ask what all this
support means to him.
Browder told WVUA, his family and friends were there
"to raise money, for like my therapy and stuff for the Cut-a-Thon and
everything." ...Read more
TUSCALOOSA -- WVUA's own Peter Crank is a Mississippi State fan. In fact, he is currently a student there working on his masters while he works at WVUA. Usually football-watching in the newsroom goes smoothly, but Saturday was a test. Here's more on Peter's story and what it's like being a Mississippi state fan working behind enemy lines
OAD: Saturday, November 15 2014
All week we've been taking a closer look at some of Tuscaloosa's coldest cases. In our final installment of Tuscaloosa Cold Case Files we dig deeper into the unsolved murder of 22 year old, Dionte Petty. Petty was caught in cross fire at the former Citizens Club off Highway 11 in 2000.
If you have any information about Petty's death you are encouraged to call CRIMESTOPPERS at (205) 752 - STOP.
OAD: Friday, November 14, 2014