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Nick Saban Announces Significant Injury To Alabama Offense

Alabama's receiving corps took a bit of a hit this week. Nick Saban has confirmed that wide receiver JoJo Earle has suffered a Jones fractured in his foot. Earle is expected to miss at least the first month of the regular season. Saban said the recovery timeline for an injury of this magnitude is six to eight weeks.
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Woman killed in overnight shooting in Bessemer, police investigating

BESSEMER, Ala. — UPDATE: Bessemer police have arrested a man in connection to the shooting death of Kimberly Hartsfield. Officers had been given a description of a vehicle involved in the shooting. Police say that officers spotted the car Wednesday night and tried to stop it in the area...

Former Alabama Player Names The Loss That Brought Nick Saban To Tears

Nick Saban doesn't show emotion very often. When he does, he's either red in the face and screaming at a player or smiling while holding a championship trophy. But has the Alabama head coach ever been brought to tears by the sport?. According to former Alabama football player Christian Jones,...

Alabama Gores Spanish Select Team

Alabama officially tipped-off their foreign tour with a staggering 108-64 win over the Spanish Select team which features pros including Ricky Rubio and Juancho and Willy Hernangomez. The lineup also features the legendary Gasol brothers. Alabama controlled the Spanish Select team like a master matador. Alabama displayed a balanced attack...

College football coaches poll 2022: Alabama, Ohio State 'can switch back and forth' in top two

Desmond Howard and Greg McElroy had a firm take on the preseason coaches poll ahead of the 2022 college football season. Alabama and Ohio State were ranked No. 1 and No. 2, respectively, as it seems the two teams are preseason favorites to make it to the College Football Playoff National Championship Game. Nowhere to be found in the top two? Defending national champion Georgia. Howard and McElroy reacted to the first poll of the year on College Football Live.

Alabama WR JoJo Earle set to miss 6-8 weeks with foot injury

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Another Alabama offensive player has been sidelined by injury. Wide receiver JoJo Earle suffered a broken foot, head coach Nick Saban said on Wednesday. “The only injury that we have is JoJo got a Jones fracture in his foot in practice a couple days ago,” said Saban after preseason practice No. 6. “Those things are probably 6-8 weeks, so we’ll just have to see how it goes. But hopefully, maybe by Oct. 1 or something like that, he’ll be close to being ready to come back.

Man and woman dead in Hueytown murder-suicide

A man and woman died Tuesday morning in a murder-suicide in Hueytown. Hueytown police received the first call at 9:13 a.m. Chief Mike Yarbrough said a witness told police that a man had shot himself and told him he had harmed his wife at another location. The man was pronounced...

Tuscaloosa City Schools begin new year, meet ‘governor’ Camden Smith

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WBRC) - The new school year is in full swing in most of Alabama this week, and it’s no exception for the Tuscaloosa City School district in West Alabama. Much like the first day of any new school year, teachers, parents, and students felt excited about another of year of learning and growing, especially a young man by the name of Camden Smith.

PHOTOS: First Day of School in Tuscaloosa 2022

Take a look at some photos from the first day of the 2022-2023 school year here in West Alabama!. Tuscaloosa Restaurants and Businesses That Opened in 2022. New Year... New Tuscaloosa restaurants and businesses! 2022 welcomed in some great spots for shopping, good eats and business in the Druid City area.

Alabama tops college football preseason coaches poll

Alabama sits atop the preseason USA Today coaches poll, with Ohio State second and defending national champion Georgia third. The big picture: This marks the seventh time in 13 years that the Crimson Tide will begin the season at No. 1 in the coaches poll. Alabama garnered 54 of 66...

Hueytown husband and wife identified after murder-suicide

HUEYTOWN, Ala. — UPDATE: The Jefferson County coroner has identified the man as 49-year-old Robert Adaryll Stout and the woman as 33-year-old Erin Michelle Stout. The coroner said the man died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound and the woman died from a gunshot wound during "a reported domestic assault."

Breaking: Tuscaloosa, AL McDonald’s Now Serving McFlurries

Who hasn’t pulled into a McDonald’s wanting a McFlurry, a milkshake, or just a plain vanilla cone to hear the dreaded words “Sorry but our machine is out of order”!. We have all felt the need to join the lawsuit filed against McDonald’s for false advertising. Why are these frozen treats on the menu yet I never leave holding one?