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
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
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