The University of Alabama released a statement Wednesday afternoon, regarding the resignation of Dr. Guy Bailey as President of The University of Alabama. Bailey took over as UA President September 3.
Statement from Dr. Guy Bailey: ...Read more
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Alabama voters have decided by a 2-to-1 margin to support the withdrawal of $437 million from a state trust fund to help balance the General Fund budget for the next three years.
With 81 percent of the precincts reporting Tuesday, the vote was 66 percent for and 34 percent against.
Gov. Robert Bentley called it a temporary funding bridge to maintain essential state services, while state officials work on right-sizing government.
Information from the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office:
According to the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office, on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 10:39 p.m., authorities received a 911 call to a residence on Hwy 43 North between Charlie Shirley Road and Mitt Lary Road. The complainant advised of a disturbance with somebody beating on something or someone with a stick. ...Read more
According to Tuscaloosa Police, 44-year-old Nathan Van Wilkins has been charged with 18 counts of attempted murder and two counts of shooting into an occupied building/dwelling. He is in the Tuscaloosa County Jail on $2 million bond. The charges stem from Tuesday's early morning mass shooting in Downtown Tuscaloosa, as well as a shooting late Monday night in Northport.
Join WVUA News at 10 for the latest on the investigation.
Police say the man who fired into a crowded bar near the University of Alabama turned himself into authorities.
Police Chief Steve Anderson said the man went to a business in Jasper and told employees that he was the suspect authorities were looking for. The employees called police and he was taken into custody.
The police chief would not identify the man. Anderson says he still doesn't know what the motive is, but they are investigating whether it involved a dispute between rival motorcycle gangs. ...Read more
WVUA will carry LIVE a 1pm Press Conference with Tuscaloosa Police on the caputre of the suspect in the Temerson Square Shooting. Tune in to WVUA News for updates throughout the day.
UPDATE - 12:23 P.M.
UPDATE - 11:39 A.M., 7/17/12:
TUSCALOOSA (WVUA) -- WVUA has a crew on the scene of an apparent shooting in Temerson Square in Downtown Tuscaloosa. ...Read more
The Board of Trustees of The University of Alabama System has named Dr. Guy Bailey president of The University of Alabama. According to a release from UA, the appointment will be effective in early September. ...Read more
Join all editions of WVUA News Wednesday for coverage of the implosion of Rose Towers on The University of Alabama Campus.
Click the link below to watch footage from the WVUA Tower Camera.
UPDATE from the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office:
Hwy 43 has reopened. Join WVUA News at 10 for a full report on the fires. ...Read more
New Information Added: Monday, June 11, 2012 - 12:49 p.m.
Authorities say they have arrested a man accused of giving false information to investigators looking for the man charged with killing three people and wounding three more at a party near Auburn University.
Authorities say they have arrested a man accused of giving false information to investigators looking for the man charged with killing three people and wounding three more at a party near Auburn University....Read more
The Tuscaloosa Metro Homicide Unit says one man is dead and a suspect is in custody after a shooting Tuesday morning. The Homicide Unit says the victim is a 28-year-old man. Investigators identify the suspect as 30-year-old Tracey Grissom. Deputies responded to a shooting call at Binion Creek Boat Landing on Lake Tuscaloosa around 8 a.m. Investigators say the victim was found on the ground at the boat landing beside his vehicle trailer in the parking lot. Investigators say he was dead on the scene. Investigators say the suspect's vehicle was parked behind ...Read more
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- George Lindsey, who spent nearly 30 years as the grinning Goober on "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Hee Haw," has died. He was 83. ...Read more
WVUA News at Five. Airdate: Tuesday, May 1, 2012.
Tonight's Stories: More than a thousand new jobs are coming to Alabama, and they come with six figure salaries. We'll show you where. Also, changes are underway in Tuscaloosa's Forest Lake neighborhood, as debris removal continues.
Posted by Melissa Mitzner
Anchors: Lynn Brooks, Terri Brewer