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Care Ambulance Employees Speak Out

April 2, 2014 - 10:03pm
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Katie Malone, Reporter


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TUSCALOOSA, Ala (WVUA) - Nearly 30 people are out of a job after Care Ambulance closed its doors Monday in Tuscaloosa County. Former employees say they were given no notice that the company was going out of business. Now, in the wake of their termination, many are left with questions and financial hardships. Now, they're seeking answers from Care Ambulance. 


Joel Montemayor is a single parent, who says it's hard to explain this to his family.  ...Read more

Alternative Spring Break

March 19, 2014 - 9:51pm
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WHILE MOST COLLEGE STUDENTS SPEND THEIR SPRING BREAK ON A BEACH, ONE GROUP HAS TRAVELED more than 8-HUNDRED MILES TO SPEND THEIR'S IN TUSCALOOSA. 

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Katie Malone, Reporter


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While most college students spend their spring break on a beach, one group has traveled more than 800 miles to spend their's in Tuscaloosa.  ...Read more

Homicide of Kate Ragsdale: Year Update

February 23, 2014 - 10:23pm
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February 24,2014 marks the one year anniversary since a Tuscaloosa woman was found dead inside her home in The Highlands neighborhood and authorities are still searching for a suspect. WVUA's Morgan Wagner has more information on this developing story.

Unity Day Celebration

February 9, 2014 - 10:53pm
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Some members of the community are being honored this month, including a few of our staff here at WVUA.

Fairwood Drive Shooting

February 9, 2014 - 10:51pm
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Northport Police responded to a man wielding a gun early Sunday evenin, a situation that ended with a shot fired.

"Unchaining Alabama" Slavery Exhibit

February 5, 2014 - 11:00pm
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By: Katie Malone

WVUA News at 10:00

Benjamin Flax is not a history major, but he's spent the past seven months digging into the University's past. His focus? Slavery.


Flax says, "it became an interest of mine to see how it was represented in the American eye, and how it's been represented and will be represented in the future."


The documents are original, and most date back to the 1800's. ...Read more

Hotel Capstone Annual Bridal Show

January 26, 2014 - 10:31pm
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Many people assume that every shooter in the United States is a man but that would be a wrong assumption now more than ever.

     In a recent Gallup pole, numbers were released that showed a dramatic increase of gun ownership among women. 

Cold Weather Woes

January 8, 2014 - 11:12pm

Bridges of Faith

January 4, 2014 - 11:29pm
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Katie Malone, Reporter

Tuscaloosa, AL 


"I had fun today when we were skating." 


Tanya is a 9-year old Ukrainian orphan, who loves to sing, dance, and draw. She and 11 others spent the day in Tuscaloosa thanks to an organization called "Bridges of Faith." 


Rev. Tom Benz, the founder of Bridges of Faith says, "I really had no intention of doing this. But the children crawled into my heart, their lives, their situations. The bleakness of their future, the overflowing love from their hearts, absolutely aprehended me."  ...Read more

New Year's Eve in Tuscaloosa

December 30, 2013 - 10:59pm
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If you're not spending your New Year's Eve in New York, Mobile, or New Orleans, you don't have to go very far for fun. 

There will be plenty of family friendly events here in Tuscaloosa that you can enjoy.

On December 31, you can ring in the New Year with the kids at Children's Hands on Museum. There will be a New Year's Eve Bash from 9am until noon. The event will consist of songs, games, and even a non-alcoholic champagne toast, followed by a balloon drop.          ...Read more