Ivey Says Businesses That Re-Open Safely Won’t Be Liable for Patrons Who Get COVID-19
Ivey said businesses have been reluctant to reopen for fear of lawsuits and the risk of the associated expense and liability.
Alabama Air National Guard Flies Over DCH to Salute Health Care Workers
Fighter jets with the Alabama Air National Guard flew over DCH Tuesday to salute health care workers on the front lines of the battle against the coronavirus.
Tuscaloosa Police Arrest 31 in Raid in Tuscaloosa’s West End
Police arrested 31 people in Tuscaloosa's West Side Thursday afternoon to fight back against drug crime and violence there, according to the Tuscaloosa News.
18-Year-Old Charged With Murder in Wednesday Night Shooting
Just three days before, a 20-year-old man was shot and killed at the same convenience store and another 18-year-old was charged with murder in that case.
Police Investigating Second Shooting at Convenience Store in 3 Days
A 20-year-old man was shot and killed there late Sunday night, and investigators with the multi-agency Violent Crimes Unit say another victim was shot there early Wednesday evening.
Nominate a Hero to Honor During National Nurses Week!
National Nurses Week kicks off next Wednesday and Townsquare Media Tuscaloosa wants to honor the heroes fighting on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
University of Alabama System Plans to Have Fall Semester On Campuses, Chancellor Says
The system's three university campuses in Tuscaloosa, Birmingham and Huntsville canceled in-person classes in March and finished their spring semesters remotely.
Gannett Lays Off Two Editors at the Tuscaloosa News
Gannett Co. Inc. laid off reporters, editors and photographers at newspapers across the nation this week.
Mayor Maddox Says All Businesses Could Re-Open With Restrictions By End of May
Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox said all businesses in the city could reopen with some limitations and restrictions in place by the end of May.
Man Sues Tuscaloosa Gun Store that Sold Him A Stolen Handgun
The defendant was arrested in January 2019 and charged with possession of a stolen firearm even though he legally bought the pistol from an area gun store.