Irvin Carney, better known as the "I Hate Tennessee" guy, joins CTKO to discuss his rant against Tennessee that went viral in 2007. Here's the original video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4N08MrTO4g
By WVUA Staff
Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard, in defiance of his indictment on 23 felony ethics charges, said he would win re-election and also would seek a second term as speaker.
Hubbard was accused of using the speakership and a former post as State Republican Party chairman for financial gain for himself and businesses he has a stake in. Hubbard said the case was a ploy to derail
his political career.
Meanwhile, State Rep. Jim Carns, R-Birmingham, said he would seek the speakership. ...Read more
TUSCALOOSA- There is $75,000
worth of improvements on the way for a local park.
Alabama Power gave a grant to the Tuscaloosa County Parks and Recreation Authority
to improve Veterans Memorial Park in front of University Mall.
“It's great to be
able to give back to those who have served our country,” said Vice President of
Alabama Power Mark Crews.
The funds were made
available through the Alabama Power Foundation.
On Wednesday, a Moundville man received his sentence for firing a bullet that struck and killed a University of Alabama graduate student.
23-year-old Rickey Crooks confessed to firing shots at Anthony Knox during an argument at the gas station, and one of those struck Trey Johnson, who was caught in the crossfire.
Crooks was sentenced to 20 years for manslaughter, 20 years for firing into an occupied building and avoided a life sentence by getting 30 years for attempted murder. ...Read more