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Earthquake detected near Tuscaloosa; 7th in recent months
It occurred at a depth of 5.6 miles below the earth's surface. The star marks the epicenter of a magnitude 2.3 earthquake detected in west Alabama on Friday night. (USGS map) A small earthquake was detected in western...
Solar eclipse 2017 weather: Did the temperature drop in Alabama?
National Weather Service offices across the nation took observations during the eclipse. The Great American Solar Eclipse of 2017 has come and...
Disputed Alabama board of education meeting deemed legal by attorney
H. Lewis Gillis of the Montgomery law firm of Means Gillis sent a memo to board members via email on Aug. 20 stating the meeting called by vice...
Sen. Luther Strange on Confederate statues: Keep them in place
Strange said he disagreed with the barricade erected at the base of a Confederate obelisk in Birmingham's Linn Park on orders from Mayor William...
Birmingham 2017 municipal election: Mayor, city council and BOE seats contested
Polls open today at 7 a.m. Tuesday for the 2017 Birmingham municipal election. All city elected offices are up for grabs. Birmingham City Hall...
State denies application for charter school for jailed teens in 9-0 vote
The school would have received $3.4 million in public funding its first year. A proposed public charter school for jailed teens won't move...