Jefferson County man shot in leg after found hiding in ex-girlfriend's basement
A Jefferson County man was shot Wednesday night when authorities say he was found hiding in his ex-girlfriend's basement.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Steyr Arms Plans a Holiday Transition Into Its U.S. Headquarters
Steyr Arms has announced that it will be fully operational in its newly acquired 33,000 sq./ft.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Jameis Winston Video: Watch 2013 Heisman Winner's Top 10 with David Letterman
Winston took part in the well-known "Top Ten" segment, and the topic was fittingly "unusual things to hear in a huddle."
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Man already charged in June Bessemer killing faces charge in May homicide in Birmingham
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Police have charged a man who already faces murder charges in a separate case in the May shooting death of a man in southwest Birmingham.
Jefferson County inmates moved back to Bessemer under heavy guard
The first of 200 inmates housed in the Jefferson County Jail in Birmingham set to return to Bessemer started the move back Monday under heavy guard.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Family of missing Bessemer man asking for answers
It's been one month since 42-year-old Jerry Wayne Dailey's family last saw him when the Bessemer man left his residence to buy a car.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Man accused of using missing Bessemer man's credit card arrested
BESSEMER, Alabama -- Bessemer police have charged a man accused of using the credit card of a man who was reported missing in November.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Murder case dropped against Bessemer man charged in 2010 gunfight
After a weeklong murder trial in August ended in a hung jury, Lawanza McCormick's new trial was set to begin Monday morning.
Human remains found in Bessemer well identified
Bones found in a well at a Bessemer home have been identified. The Jefferson County coroner's office says the bones are that of 56-year-old John Edward Harris.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Wichita Eagle
Ex-basketball player gets deal in kidnapping case
U.S. District Judge William Barbour in Jackson told Devonta Pollard that the deferred prosecution means he must avoid drugs and alcohol, stay out of trouble, and not move out of the judicial district for southern Mississippi unless he gets approval from a probation officer.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Bessemer police charge man in weekend shooting at grocery store
Officers were dispatched about 8:37 p.m. Saturday to Bessemer Grocery on Brewer Drive.
Bessemer police probe fatal shooting
The shooting happened just about 8 p.m. at a home in the 2400 block of Berkley Avenue.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Real Walter White, The True Story of the Best Meth Cook in Alabama
When you hear the name " Walter White " combined with the word " methamphetamine " in the same sentence, the first thing that comes to mind is the main character from the series Breaking Bad .
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Meet the real-life Walter White
'I am a meth cook. For ten years I had the best meth in Alabama': Meet the real-life Walter White who cooked crystal meth just like his Breaking Bad namesake Despite sharing a name and a history with methamphetamine with the protagonist of AMC's 'Breaking Bad,' Alabama's Walter White has spent far more time in jail 'My name is Walter White and I am ... (more)
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Bessemer police want to know more about 2 men found dead in parked Jaguar
Bessemer police said there was no foul play in the deaths of two men found in a parked car , but said they still want to know more about what the men were doing before they died.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Behind the scenes with the real Walter White
There's a real Walter White behind the show Breaking Bad , that for five seasons showed a gritty look behind the scenes of the methamphetamine business.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Drivers beware: 'Tis the worst of the season when mating, migrating deer raise highway dangers
As the heart of the holiday travel season approaches, drivers are entering the time of year with the highest chance of crashes involving deer, a University of Alabama researcher said.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Bessemer councilor tapped for National League of Cities board; Mayor Gulley, other...
BESSEMER, Alabama -- A member of the Bessemer City Council has been elected to the board of directors of the National League of Cities .
Life after Chapter 9. But what about that Jeffco Courthouse line?
Because nothing has really changed. Nothing but millions more in lawyers' fees and guaranteed sewer rate increases, which - if you want to honest about it - were guaranteed either way.