FERGUSON, Missouri (AP) - Some witnesses called it a tussle. Others described it as a tug-of-war. Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson testified that they were fighting over his handgun. None of the witnesses who testified, other than Wilson, could say exactly what was happening inside his police car, but by almost all accounts, Michael Brown was physically struggling with the officer through his open window moments before he was fatally shot on Aug. ...Read more
Sunday on the University of Alabama campus, the Alabama Museum of Natural History hosted "Science Sunday". Groups from the chemistry and biology department came to host interactive booths to help promote kids to find interest in science. Dr. John Hall spoke after about the famous Sylacauga meteorite that hit Ann Hodges 60 years ago.WVUA's Drew Maddox takes you there.
TUSCALOOSA COUNTY -- A car accident claimed the life of a Duncanville teen early Sunday morning. According to Alabama State Troopers, 17-year-old Madison Nicole Crawford was killed when her vehicle left the roadway and struck a concrete barrier around 12:50 a.m.
Crawford was not wearing a seatbelt when the crash occured on Tuscaloosa County 9, three miles south of the Fosters community.
According to State Troopers, authorities are continuing to investigate the crash.
More information will be available on WVUA News at 10:00.
Ala. – The Alabama Department of Revenue has teamed up with a database system
as part of their efforts to protect citizens from fraudulent tax returns and
department is sending out letters to thousands of Alabamians regarding their
tax returns, but the letter isn’t cause for panic: Alabama Commissioner of
Revenue Julie Magee said the letter is aimed at stopping tax returns filed with
stolen identities. ...Read more
Alabama will receive funds for four research and restoration projects along the coastline.
By WVUA Staff
On Monday Gov. Robert Bentley announced approval for $9.6 million in project
funding to help restore Alabama’s Gulf Coast affected by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. ...Read more
- 1 of 181