WVUA is following a developing story from McCalla. Tuscaloosa County Authorities are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found at a gravel pit.
31 year old Amanda Ressler was found Wednesday afternoon around 3:30 p.m. at the gravel pit on Dream Lake Road. Lieutenant Kip Hart says they believe foul play may be a possibility. Around the time of the discovery, Hart says Ressler's family reported her missing to Hoover Police. ...Read more
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Davis Lynn Lathem (57)
Ashley Harrison (21)
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Jeffrey Artis (51)
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WVUA Anchor Terri Brewer shows you how Alabama's Home Team is still getting information to you, even though we are off the air, due to loss of power. We are working to get back on air, and keeping you updated online. This is a behind-the-scenes look at how we're doing that.
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City of Tuscaloosa Special Election Results, Seven-Day Alcohol Sales (***Results are Preliminary and Uncertified. )
District One (3 of 4 Boxes Reporting)
Yes - 865
No - 162
District Two (3 of 4 Boxes Reporting)
Yes - 930
No - 175
District Three (3 of 4 Boxes Reporting)
Yes - 2,464
No - 635
District Four (3 of 4 Boxes Reporting)
Yes - 1,282
No - 72
District Five (3 of 4 Boxes Reporting)
Yes - 968
No- 418 ...Read more
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2011
Bibb County Schools - Closing at 1:30 p.m.
University of West Alabama - No Afternoon or Evening Classes
Bevill State Community College - All Campuses Closed
University of Alabama - Normal Operations and Classes Suspended at 3:30 p.m.
Tuscaloosa Public Library - Closing at 4 p.m.
Tuscaloosa City Hall - Closing at 3 p.m. All city departments, with the exception of Public Safety and Utility Plants, are closed.
Tuscaloosa's 311 - Open Until 7 p.m. ...Read more
CLOSING INFORMATION FOR FRIDAY, JANUARY 14, 2011
Fayette County Schools CLOSED Friday
CLOSING INFORMATION FOR THURSDAY, JANUARY 13, 2011
Fayette County Schools CLOSED Thursday
CLOSING AND OPENING INFORMATION FOR WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2011
Fayette County Schools CLOSED Wednesday
Tuscaloosa City Schools OPEN Wednesday ...Read more
The Pickens County School District is still mourning the loss of 58-year-old bus driver Sharon Hood, who died Saturday morning after an accident last week.
The accident happened at the intersection of Pickens 30 and 35 on Friday afternoon when the bus collided with an SUV. Since then, speed bumps have been added to that intersection. ...Read more
TUSCALOOSA - Alabama defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor was arrested Saturday night for domestic violence criminal mischief, domestic violence assault. He was being held in the Tuscaloosa County Jail with a $1000 bond set for his release after a manditory 12-hour domestic violence hold.
According to the media release the victim stated that she was assaulted by her boyfriend at approximately 6 pm Saturday evening. After speaking with the victim and suspect, officers found probable cause to arrest Taylor. The 24 year old victim had minor injuries to her neck due to the assault.
The University of Alabama announced the firing of men's basketball coach Anthony Grant on Sunday afternoon. Here is the entire statement released by the University's media relations department: