Retail Meltdown Continues: Another Chain to Close in Alabama and Move OnlineAsh JurbergNewsBreak Contributor
The Top 6 Seafood Restaurants in Hoover, AlabamaScott wolfsonNewsBreak Contributor
Top 3 seafood restaurants in Gardendale, AlabamaScott wolfsonNewsBreak Contributor
Police Tase Alabama Band Director for Playing MusicEric NiemietzNewsBreak Contributor
Black Band Director Tased, Arrested for Not Stopping Band's PerformanceAUTISMLATINO.COM - LATINO AND URBAN AUTISM AWARENESS & ACCEPTANCENewsBreak Contributor
Officer who tased band leader worried incident would fuel mistrust in police: Video
New body camera video shows a conversation between Minor high School band director Johnny Mims and a Birmingham Police Department (BPD) officer who shocked him.
Paralyzed Florida Woman Achieves Legal Victory Against Birmingham Motorcycle Club
Paralyzed Florida woman, Teresa Foster, wins default judgment against Birmingham motorcycle club. The club was accused of negligence due to inadequate security during a fatal party shooting.
Family speaks out after mother found dead with 1-year-old son beside her - ‘My sister is gone’
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Timira Pullom called her mom Valerie late Saturday night, she says it’s a conversation she will never forget. “She said mom call the police and I said call the police,” says Pullom. “She said ‘Yeah I’ve been shot. Arkeem shot me.’ “I tried my best to get her back on the phone and say wait a minute help is coming.”
Cause of death revealed for Pinson HS athlete that collapsed at school, medical expert says it’s common among athletes
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - The Jefferson County Coroner has revealed to FOX6 the official cause of death for Caleb White, a Pinson High School athlete who collapsed at school and later died in August. The coroner says White died of natural causes stemming from Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, also abbreviated as HCM,...
Local Murder Investigation Underway on 13th Avenue Southwest: Police Seek Community Help
A murder investigation has begun on 13th Avenue Southwest, following the death of Phillip Bailey, a 35-year-old man from Hoover, Alabama. The incident happened around 8:35 p.m. West Precinct officers found Bailey near a curb, unresponsive with a gunshot wound, after responding to a shooting report.
Take a look inside a Birmingham radio legend’s Japanese garden home
A piece of Birmingham broadcasting history hit the real estate market this week - the former home of Magic City radio broadcaster Tommy Charles. The two-story, three-bedroom, four-bath house, sitting at 1401 Redmont Drive, was built in 1989. It has an asking price of $675,000. It has 4,570 square feet...
Governor Kay Ivey blasted for ‘book banning’ during photo op
Earlier this week, Alabama Governor Kay Ivey visited two elementary schools in Birmingham. Here, she spoke to students and even participated in reading a few books. She captioned this post on Instagram by writing: “I’m seeing it firsthand — Alabama students are eager to learn. This morning, I was greeted with a warm welcome from both Charles A. Brown and Hemphill Elementary in Birmingham. I stopped by to encourage our students to keep up the hard work and to keep picking up books.”
Opinion | “Disrespecting” an officer isn’t an excuse to make situations worse
Why do police routinely make situations worse? Why do we rejoice when foot soldiers of the state discipline a band director for simply finishing a high school band song? Well, to be more exact, tased three times right in front of onlooking students?. Seeing the video of Johnny Mims, a...
SUV crashes into Kirklin clinic parking garage
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Crews are working to repair parts of the Kirklin Clinic parking garage after someone crashed into the side Friday morning. It’s unclear what caused the crash, but our crews on the scene saw medics checking out some people. We will update this story when more...
Get Ready for the Hottest Night in Birmingham: F*CK CLARK ATLANTA Event!
🔥🔥🔥🔥 Get ready to set the night on fire! The unmissable event, F*CK CLARK ATLANTA is about to hit your city! Mark your calendars for Sat, Sep 23, from 10pm to Sun, Sep 24, 2am. This is one epic night you don't want to miss!
Witnesses, information sought 1 year after 66-year-old man slain on porch of Birmingham home
It’s been one year since a 66-year-old man was found shot dead on the front porch of a Birmingham home, and no arrests have been made. Curtis Alvin Ware was found slain in Inglenook just before 9 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022. It wasn’t immediately clear when the...
Two Alabama hospitals closing obstetrician units
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The sudden loss of obstetrician programs at two hospitals is leaving parts of the area without labor and delivery services, impacting a ton of families. Brookwood Health leaders would not talk to WVTM 13 on camera, but issued a statement that did not include the reason for this decision.
Birmingham police searching for missing 16-year-old girl
The Birmingham Police Department announced Wednesday it is searching for a missing 16-year-old girl.
Birmingham students hold Hispanic Heritage Month parade
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Minor Elementary School recently celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month in a festive way. On Thursday, students lined up for a parade, where they represented countries from Spain to Argentina. Hispanic Heritage Month is from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 and highlights the contributions Hispanic and Latino Americans have made in the United […]
Birmingham church fighting food insecurity with food box giveaway
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) –- Hundreds of boxes of frozen meat, vegetables and fruit were given away in under two hours at the For-Word Christian Center Thursday afternoon for Mercy Deliverance Ministries free food box giveaway. Cars piled in line one by one, some even driving several miles just to take a box home. “My refrigerator […]
Band of the Week: Woodlawn High Colonels
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Throughout football season CBS 42 is highlighting a local band each and every week! This week, we visited the Woodlawn High Colonels marching band!
Magic City Classic gets cease and desist from Alabama AM
Alabama A&M is putting demands on Magic City Classic organizers as officials comment on game's status. The post Magic City Classic gets cease and desist from Alabama A&M appeared first on HBCU Gameday.
Stupid Fresh - Avondale: Birmingham's Ultimate Underground Party
🎉Get ready for an electrifying experience! "Stupid Fresh - Avondale" is set to take over Birmingham's hidden gem. This isn't your average party, it's a movement where the underground scene comes alive in its truest form.
JLL Arranges Sale of 24,760-Square-Foot Shopping Center in Birmingham, Alabama
Birmingham, Ala. — JLL has arranged the sale of 280 Station, a 24,760-square-foot shopping center located in Birmingham. Tenants at the property, which was 91 percent leased at the time of sale, include Dunkin’ Donuts, Oasis Nails & Spa, Eyemart Express, Subway, Bedzzz Express, Isbell’s Jewelry, Budget Car Rental, Tint World, State Farm Insurance and Tao Massage. Jim Hamilton, Brad Buchanan and Anton Serafini of JLL represented the seller and procured the buyer, Crow Holdings Capital.
Three murders in one day raise concerns of hitting Birmingham homicide record
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Several families are hurt after three deadly shootings Tuesday afternoon. It began near Midfield, where Antonio Coleman’s body was found. Less than four hours later, Demetrius Knight was fatally shot and spent his last moments alive driving in Forestdale, where he ended up crashing his car. Then, Phillip Bailey was killed during a fight in the Mason City area. No arrests have been made in any of these cases.