I was born in Chicago, IL but moved to rural Aliceville, AL before fate landed me in the City of Champions. I can be heard during the midday, sometimes speaking with eloquence and professionalism. But every now and then, I have to "bring it on home," and you'd swear you were talking to a cousin or good friend. I have no problem making fun of myself, giving compliments, or saying what most people are thinking. That's just me!
West Alabama Has Seen a Drop in the Number of Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients
Hospitals in Tuscaloosa, Northport, and Fayette are said to be seeing a combined decrease in hospitalized patients being treated for COVID-19.
Generations Primary Care to Give Away Masks on Thursday, July 2nd
Generations Primary Care will give away cloth masks at Stillman College on Thursday, July 2nd from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuscaloosa Police: Man Shot Early Saturday Morning
The Tuscaloosa Police Department reports that a 24-year-old man was shot early Saturday morning. Help is sought in identifying the suspect(s).
Today is National HIV Testing Day
Knowing one's status is the beginning of taking the necessary precautions to prevent personal infection and the spread of the disease.
Northport Said to Be Cracking Down on Past Due Water Bills Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
A number of residents have taken to social media to express their discontent with the City of Northport suspending water services for some of its customers.
A Youth Entrepreneur Pop Up Shop is Coming to Northport
Sunday, July 5, 205 Youth Outreach and Team BBE will host a Youth Entrepreneur Pop Up Shop at the Northport Community Center for entrepreneurs under age 19.
Officer to Share Info on Understanding Your Rights
An event with Officer Tarell Norfleet has been planned to educate citizens on the proper way to handle a traffic stop and to inform citizens of their rights.
Alabama Ready to Cut Unemployment Benefits
Some in Alabama who received unemployment benefits as a result of COVID-19 have refused to return to work. The state is working to cut their benefits.
Anti-Violence Protest Planned for Crescent East Apartments
Tuscaloosa community leader Darryl McKinstry is planning a protest against violence this Saturday at Crescent East Apartments! It is set to begin at 4:00 p.m.
Items to Be Discussed by the Tuscaloosa City Council Today
There are a number of items up for discussion by the Tuscaloosa City Council committees today, including funeral escorts and mandatory face coverings.