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  1. Thompson 35, Tuscaloosa County 0: Stingy defense compliments big night for Bama QB commitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Alabama Live

    The Thompson senior led the Warriors to a 35-0 victory over Tuscaloosa County in a Class 7A, Region 3 contest in Northport, completing 25-of-48 passes for 350 yards and two TDs. He also scored on a 2-yard run.

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  2. Critic of Northport convicted after attending city council meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Alabama Live

    The Tuscaloosa News reports 71-year-old John Earl was found guilty Tuesday for attending a Northport City Council meeting in 2015 despite being banned from city property. Earl testified that his then-lawyer told him to attend.

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  3. LocalTuscaloosa city leaders consider cutting ties with PARARead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 4 | ABC 33/40

    ... of Tuscaloosa puts in four million dollars, while the Tuscaloosa County contributes three million. The City of Northport pays $350,000 annually. Mayor Aaron said they are small players in the issue, adding Northport does not plan to cut ties with ...

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  4. An Alabama tradition: Tuscaloosa's Taco CasaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Alabama Live

    Taco Casa, the homegrown Mexican restaurant chain with the distinctive cactus sign, has kept hungry T-Town residents and University of Alabama students fed with spicy burritos, crispy tacos and sugary sopaipillas since founder and CEO Rod Wilkin opened his first restaurant in 1974. That original restaurant on 10th Avenue is long gone, but over the past 44 years, Taco Casa has grown to include six locations in Tuscaloosa and neighboring Northport, as well as one in suburban Birmingham.

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  5. Man responds to Adamsville Police Facebook postRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | WTVM

    ... looking to rob anything." Instead, he's a legitimate subcontractor. He works with LWA, Incorporated, based out of Northport, AL. He's been with the company for six years. Nevels admits he was in Adamsville and didn't know door-to-door sales weren't ...

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  6. 11-year-old Heaven LaShae Ross vanished 15 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Alabama Live

    ... was on the news almost as much as her daughter's. The disappearance of Heaven LaShae Ross, 11, from her home in Northport is undoubtedly the most publicized criminal case in the area's history, and one of the few that remains unsolved. "It's still ...

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  7. Alabama girl's slaying unsolved 15 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    ... was on the news almost as much as her daughter's. The disappearance of Heaven LaShae Ross, 11, from her home in Northport is undoubtedly the most publicized criminal case in the area's history, and one of the few that remains unsolved. "It's still ...

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  8. Steven ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Chisago County Press

    ... on May 21, 1975, in Clarksville, TN to Jerry Moss and Diane Sieg. He attended Tuscaloosa County High School in Northport, AL. Steven was united in marriage to Theresa Witthuhn on February 14, 2014, in Center City, MN. He had been employed by A-Pro ...

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  9. Suspect charged in slaying of Northport man during 'illegal transaction'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | Alabama Live

    ... 29-year-old David Bernard Tucker. Tucker was found about 1:40 a.m. Wednesday in the 1000 block of 14th Avenue in Northport. Police responding to the area on a welfare check found Tucker in front of a home and transported him to DCH Regional Medical ...

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  10. Deandre Deshawn EatonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | WTVM

    The Tuscaloosa violent crimes unit arrested 20- year- old Deandre Deshawn Eaton this morning for shooting and killing a man in a Northport neighborhood. Officers conducted a welfare check and found 29-year-old David Bernard Tucker at the home in the 1000 block of 14th Avenue.

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  11. Tuscaloosa authorities investigating man's death WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Alabama Live

    At approximately 1:40 a.m. Northport police responded to a house in the 1000 block of 14th Avenue on a welfare check, Capt. Kip Hart said.

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  12. Ala. city's new, state-of-the-art emergency operations center opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | EMS1.com

    ... have been working out of the $16 million facility for the last two weeks. Dispatchers with Tuscaloosa and Northport police and fire departments, University of Alabama Police, Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office and NorthStar paramedics will move in ...

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  13. Three suspects in custody, one on the run after Saturday carjacking in DouglasvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... of a Douglas County Sheriff's Office K-9. A second person in the Challenger, 19-year-old Cornelius Gray, of Northport, Ala., was taken into custody when spotted exiting the woods a short distance from the crash site, police said. Around the same ...

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  14. Whitewater Village to bring new housing, businesses to downtown Phenix CityRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2018 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... Hills Trace, a complex at the intersection of 24th Street and 19th Avenue. It is being built and overseen by Northport, Ala.-based Hollyhand Development with the help of a little more than $11 million in federal tax credits. Construction on Hidden ...

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  15. HIV-positive man arrested for spitting on Tuscaloosa nurse, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | Alabama Live

    An Alabama man who police say is HIV-positive is accused of spitting on a nurse, telling her to "taste the last kiss of death." The Tuscaloosa News cites court records that say 28-year-old Montrel Dewaun Minor was charged with felony assault with bodily fluids after spitting on the nurse while being treated at the Northport Medical Center's emergency room last month.

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  16. 'Taste kiss of death': Cops say HIV-positive man spat on RNRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    An Alabama man who police say his HIV-positive is accused of spitting on a nurse, telling her to "taste the last kiss of death." The Tuscaloosa News cites court records that say 28-year-old Montrel Dewaun Minor was charged with felony assault with bodily fluids after spitting on the nurse while being treated at the Northport Medical Center's emergency room last month.

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  17. Lane closure on major Northport highway starting MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | WTVM

    From Monday at 8:30 a.m. until about 4 p.m. Friday, you could run into some delays on Highway 43 near Mitt Lary Road due to lane expansion. "I think if they put a new lane in it will actually help traffic flow a little better and if they take it all the way to 82 that will be really good," said Sonny Patterson.

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  18. Rose resigns council position in Alabama cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    Less than two months after he took the oath of office, former Northport Mayor Wayne Rose has resigned his appointed position as a representative on the City Council. The Tuscaloosa News reports Rose was sworn in on May 7 and attended the following council meeting May 21. He was absent from both meetings in June.

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  19. Housing authority picks developer to replace Cooper HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... included projects with both the Tuscaloosa and Birmingham Housing Authorities. Yerby said Hollyhand, based in Northport, has completed or is in the process of completing $200 million in public housing redevelopment. McMahand said Hollyhand's track ...

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  20. Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office is Investigating a MurderRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2018 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    On June 22, 2006, 17 year-old Scotty Cockrell was found shot to death in his home in Biscayne Hills neighborhood just off U.S. Highway 43 North in Northport, AL. Cockrell was found by friends who had come to pick him up for a day on the lake.

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