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Remembering fatal crash that claimed 3 lives one year ago

COTTONDALE, Ala. (WIAT) — On Sept. 30, 2021, three people riding together in a truck were killed in a fatal vehicle crash. A car hit the truck head-on as it was traveling on Highway 11 in Cottondale, leading to the deaths of all three victims. Sheila Stewart’s 34-year-old daughter Ashley was one of the victims of […]
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Six arrested in Alabaster drug search operation

ALABASTER – Six Alabaster residents have been arrested for drug-related crimes after a search warrant operation. On Wednesday, Sept. 28, the Shelby County Drug Enforcement Task Force executed three residential search warrants in Alabaster. The Drug Task Force was assisted by the Alabaster Police Department, the Shelby County Tactical...
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All Homicides in Tuscaloosa County So Far in 2022

With three months left in the year, police in Tuscaloosa County have investigated 15 homicides in 12 separate incidents so far in 2022. All homicides in the area are investigated by the multi-agency Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit, which handled almost two dozen homicides in 2021 -- one of the area's deadliest years in decades.

Alabama woman charged in hit-and-run death of man checking mail

An Alabama woman has been charged with killing a man who was checking his mail by striking him with her car, law enforcement officials said Thursday. Tammy Albanese, 53, of Bessemer, Alabama, has been charged with reckless manslaughter and leaving the scene of an accident with injuries, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office deputies said Thursday.

Camp Fletcher Community Yard Sale - Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 8:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m.

Looking for pre-loved items you can't buy anywhere else? Come see what treasures you can find at our semi-annual community yard sale!. Free admission to the public. Location: Camp Fletcher | 5150 Fletcher Road | Bessemer, AL 35022. *Approximately 5 miles from Exit #1 I-459. Facebook Event Page -

Hueytown puts on offensive show in victory over Paul W. Bryant

Hueytown’s statistics from Friday’s 75-7 victory over Paul W. Bryant sound like something from a video game. The Golden Gophers scored 11 touchdowns, with senior quarterback and Mr. Football candidate Earl Woods accounting for seven touchdowns. Woods had 216 all-purpose yards. Jabron Ellington added two rushing touchdowns and...
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Montevallo offense quiet in 2nd half of loss to Sipsey Valley

BUHL – Montevallo let a third-quarter lead slip away in Friday’s 33-14 loss at Sipsey Valley. Junior receiver Christian Tolbert gave the visitors the lead when he returned the opening kickoff of the second half 90 yards for a touchdown, but it was all Sipsey Valley from there, as the Bears outscored the Bulldogs 23-0 the rest of the way.

West Blocton Defense Pitches Shutout Against Holt

Tide 100.9's local high school football coverage is powered by The University of Alabama Online, "Where Legends Log In." The West Blocton Tigers traveled to face the Holt Ironmen on Friday night for a 4A Region 3 matchup that was crucial for both teams coming into tonight. However, the Tigers continued its win streak and crushed Holt with a final score of 57-0. The game began with Holt High School receiving the opening kickoff after winning the coin toss, but they were forced to punt after a penalty put them in a long third down situation.

Northridge Edges McAdory in Regional Thriller

Tide 100.9's local high school football coverage is powered by The University of Alabama Online, "Where Legends Log In." The Northridge Jaguars (4-2, 3-1) narrowly defeated the McAdory Yellow Jackets (4-2, 3-1) 21-14 in a regional thriller for homecoming. "I thought it was a fierce competitors showing a willingness to...

Experts explain why no charges are pressed against the Hewitt-Trussville High School student accused of having a ‘death notebook’

TRUSSVILLE, Ala. (WBRC) - We are learning more about what was inside a “death notebook” found at Hewitt-Trussville High School. In a letter to parents, the Vice President of the Trussville Board of Education said that the “death notebook” contained ways the 37 students listed would die, including death by ants or an AK-47. The student who is accused of having the book is now in alternative school, but Alabama law doesn’t allow police to press any criminal charges.

Liions fall short against Helena

BIRMINGHAM — In a pivotal Class 6A, Region 3 game at Lions Pride Stadium on Friday, three was the crucial number. Helena High School converted on 9-of-14 third downs while Briarwood Christian School could only make good on 3-of-11, and the Huskies came away with a 31-21 victory. “Penalties...

Hoover Police seeing fewer car break-ins and fewer guns stolen from vehicles

HOOVER, Ala. (WBRC) - Hoover Police are cracking down on car break-ins. They were able to arrest three Birmingham men earlier this week for car burglaries and vehicle theft. Car break-ins are up across all of Jefferson County and Hoover Police have seen 249 so far this year. That is a few cars less than this time last year.

Raiders Rally On Homecoming For Second Straight Victory

Tide 100.9's local high school football coverage is powered by The University of Alabama Online, "Where Legends Log In." The Greensboro Raiders (3-4, 1-2) had a thrilling homecoming victory on Friday night over the Midfield Patriots (0-5, 0-3). The Raiders trailed by 10-points with right at nine minutes left in the contest but were able to play sound defense and finally found rhythm on offense to end up winning the game 28-24 to claim its second-straight victory on the season.