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17-year-old killed in shooting along Tuscaloosa Avenue

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The Birmingham Police Department is investigating a homicide in the 1200 block of Tuscaloosa Avenue Monday evening. According to the Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service, authorities were called to the scene just before 5:45 p.m. on reports of a shooting. Once they arrived, they discovered a 17-year-old was shot and they […]
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Slain 11-Year-Old Girl’s Family Voices ‘Great Joy’ and Mixed Emotions After Elderly Defendant Arraigned in 1988 Cold Case Murder

After more than three decades, the family of a slain New England girl are welcoming news that a man was arrested and arraigned in her death. Nonetheless, the loved ones of Melissa “Missy” Ann Tremblay, 11, are also voicing mixed emotions because it took so long to arrest murder defendant Marvin “Skip” C. McClendon Jr., 74. Relatives, including the child’s mother, have passed away in the intervening years.

Man found dead inside Birmingham home, homicide investigation underway

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Birmingham police are investigating a homicide after finding a man dead inside a home on Monday. Learn more in the video above. Sgt. Rod Mauldin said officers discovered the victim shortly after 9 a.m. after a request for a welfare check in the 600 block of Sheridan Road. The victim's name hasn't been released.

Man shot and killed while driving on I-59/20 in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Birmingham police are investigating a shooting on Interstate 59/20 Saturday night that left a man dead. Detectives believe 38-year-old Justin Andrew Snow of Warrior was driving in the southbound lanes in a 2008 white Ford Edge when he was shot near the Arkadelphia Road exit. Police...

Homicide investigation underway in west Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The Birmingham Police Department is investigating a homicide Monday morning. According to BPD, officers were called to the 600 block of Sheridan Road just after 9 a.m. to conduct a welfare check. Officers were then able to get into the residence and discovered a person dead in the living room. The […]

‘There for his kids, there for his friends’: Father, Red Cross volunteer mourned after deadly shooting on I-59 in Birmingham

A Jefferson County man shot to death on Birmingham’s Interstate 59 is being remembered as a devoted father and friend. Justin Snow, 38, had just left a friend’s wedding Saturday night when Birmingham police found him unresponsive inside his SUV after it struck the median. A bullet had drilled through the passenger’s side window, and Snow was pronounced dead on the scene at 8:04 p.m.

Popular Nashville biscuit restaurant opening first Alabama location

Biscuit Love, the popular Nashville-based eatery known for its topped biscuits and biscuit bowls, is set to open its first location in Alabama. The restaurant will open in Parkside on Dolly Ridge, a 14,935 SF mixed-use development currently under construction in Cahaba Heights, reports QSR Magazine. Biscuit love will occupy a 3,045 square-foot space, according to the magazine.
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Death investigation underway on Sheridan Road in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBMA) — The Birmingham Police Department announced it is conducting a death investigation Monday morning. The incident happened in the 600 block of Sheridan Road, but no additional information was immediately provided by authorities. This story is developing. Stay with ABC 33/40 News for updates.

Two-vehicle crash on I-459 SB in Birmingham causes delays

From The Tribune staff reports JEFFERSON COUNTY — A two-vehicle crash on I-459 Southbound in Birmingham on Monday, May 16, at approximately 2:11 p.m. is causing delays. According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA), the crash occurred near the 31-mile marker Derby Pkwy in Birmingham. Motorists are encouraged to use caution while traveling through […]

Yolanda Rochelle Flowers, Governor, Democrat

Professional experience: 20 years in education, including with the Blount County schools as reading instructor; speech, language and pathologist assistant for the Blount County and Alcoa city schools; vocational rehabilitation counselor for the state of Tennessee; substitute teacher for Birmingham city schools. Education: Graduated, Birmingham city schools; attended Maryville College...
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Homicide investigation underway on Tuscaloosa Avenue in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBMA) — A homicide investigation is underway in Birmingham Monday afternoon, according to the Birmingham Police Department. Police said the incident happened in the 1200 block of Tuscaloosa Avenue, but no additional details were immediately given. This story is developing. Stay with ABC 33/40 News for updates.

Hueytown High School Class of 1962 Hosts Huge “60 Year Class Reunion”

The Hueytown High School Class of 1962 hosted a huge “60 Year Class Reunion” at the beautiful Venue 3131, on Thursday, May 12, 2022. Phifer Crane welcomed everyone with a recognition of all the Veterans in the class and Larry Davidson blessed the food before everyone enjoyed a delicious lunch catered by The Bright Star. C.R. Hood, class member, entertained with a comedy act. Of 267 members of the graduating class, around 80 classmates attended the event. Several deceased classmates were represented by their families and there were 122 in total attendance. The reunion committee consisted of: Lawrence Jennings, John Rhodes, Peggy Hicks, Curtis Waldrop, Diane Champion, Glenda Robertson, Deborah Dabbs, Larry Cannon, Phifer Crane, Byron Boggan, Lynette Boggan, Tommy Densmore, and James Grant.

Kevin Scarbinsky: Mike Slive’s advice may have saved my life

This opinion column originally published in The Lede, a daily digital publication with local news, sports, obituaries, puzzles, and comics. To subscribe, in Huntsville, visit; in Birmingham, visit; and in Mobile, visit Monday marks the fourth anniversary of Mike Slive’s death. Hard to believe he’s been gone...

Birmingham Police investigate homicide on Tuscaloosa Ave.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Birmingham Police are investigating after a 17-year-old male was killed on Tuscaloosa Avenue. Officers said the homicide investigation is in the 1200 block of Tuscaloosa Avenue. Officers were investigating a separate call when they heard gun shots around 12:28 p.m. Offers say they found the victim...
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USFL odds Week 6: How to bet, lines

The rest of the league is still chasing the Birmingham Stallions as we head into Week 6 of the inaugural USFL season. The Stallions remain undefeated after five games as they prepare to face the 1-4 Michigan Panthers on Saturday in Birmingham, Alabama. Here's everything you need to know about...