Tuscaloosa County Newswire

Tuscaloosa County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tuscaloosa County, AL.

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  1. Burglary suspect shot, killed at Tuscaloosa apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... lot and died shortly thereafter." Marcus McCall, the other suspect in the incident, was taken to the Tuscaloosa County Jail Monday afternoon by ambulance. McCall suffered broken bones from jumping off a second-floor balcony after the homeowner ...

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  2. Tuscaloosa's annual July 4th Celebration on the River with fireworks now a free, all-day...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... the world, at 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. on the Black Warrior River. Prior to the Amphitheater's gates opening, Tuscaloosa county Park & Recreation Authoirty (PARA) invites the community to enjoy the free PARA KidsZone beginning at 5 p.m. The attraction ...

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  3. Armed tenant shoots, kills alleged burglar at Tuscaloosa apartment,...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... thwarted an attempted burglary, police said Monday afternoon. Captain Gary Hood, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said two men from Thomasville, Ala. kicked in the door of a second-story apartment at the Links complex on ...

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  4. Coal War: Alabama mining sector rocked by shifting marketRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Production at Walter's largest mine - No. 7 in Tuscaloosa County - has dropped in recent years as the demand for met coal and American-made steel has declined. The mine saw a 5.3 percent decrease ...

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  5. Both women burned in Tuscaloosa house fire last week have died, marshal saysRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... critical condition there until they both died. The Tuscaloosa Fire and Rescue Service is working with the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, which investigates all unnatural deaths in the area, to determine the cause of the fire.

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  6. Police seize 26 pounds of marijuana in Alabama bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Mississippi Press

    ... of Ypsilanti, Michigan, was charged with one count of trafficking marijuana. He was being held in the Tuscaloosa County Jail on a $1 million bond. A second suspect, 29-year-old Charles Kentrell Williams of Moundville, Alabama, was charged with ...

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  7. Alabama Drug Bust Sends 2 to JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... of Ypsilanti, Michigan, was charged with one count of trafficking marijuana. He was being held in the Tuscaloosa County Jail on a $1 million bond. A second suspect, 29-year-old Charles Kentrell Williams of Moundville, Alabama, was charged with ...

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  8. Police seize 26 pounds of marijuana in Tuscaloosa bustRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... of Ypsilanti, Michigan, was charged with one count of trafficking marijuana. He was being held in the Tuscaloosa County Jail on a $1 million bond. A second suspect, 29-year-old Charles Kentrell Williams of Moundville, Alabama, was charged with ...

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  9. Little Baggies Of Bigotry Broadcast A Hateful Message - Paired With CandyRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... country, little bags of candy have been left with harsh and hateful messages. In Orange County, Calif., Tuscaloosa County, Ala., Rockdale County, Ga., and several other places - including, reportedly, Texas and New York state - someone, some group ...

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  10. West Ala. narcotics agents seize $78K worth of marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Edwin Vawters, 69, of Ypsilanti, Michigan, has been charged with one count of trafficking marijuana. He is at the Tuscaloosa County Jail on a $1 million bond.

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  11. 26 pounds of marijuana seized in West AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | ABC 33/40

    ... of Moundville. They are both charged with one count of trafficking marijuana. They were transported to the Tuscaloosa County jail. Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk outside the Pentagon Thursday after his invitation to a prayer service ...

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  12. Same-sex marriage supporters stand on Tuscaloosa County Courthouse lawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | ABC 33/40

    Same-sex couples in Tuscaloosa County have not yet been granted marriage licenses. This decision was made by Tuscaloosa County Probate Judge, Hardy McCollum.

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  13. Narcotics agents seize 26 pounds of marijuana worth $80,000 from alleged traffickers on I-20/59Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Alabama Live

    ... Vawters of Ypsilanti, Michigan, was charged with one count of trafficking marijuana. He was placed in the Tuscaloosa County Jail, where his bond was set at $1,000,000. The second man, 29-year-old Charles Kentrell Williams is from Moundville, Ala. He ...

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  14. Tuscaloosa Co. Probate Judge not issuing same-sex marriage licenses for at least 21 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Tuscaloosa County Probate Judge Hardy McCollum says he's not issuing same-sex marriage licenses until at least 21 days. McCollum says that's how long the appeals process lasts before the ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court becomes final.

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  15. Some AL probate courts stop issuing marriage licenses until MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... we have competent legal advice as to how best to proceed without violating any court orders," Martin said. Tuscaloosa County Probate Judge Hardy McCollum said Friday he will not issue any same-sex marriage licenses for at least 21 days, which is how ...

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  16. Like Mercedes, Google could be gateway to growing new jobs sector in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Business Journal

    When Mercedes Benz made the decision to build its U.S. manufacturing facility in Tuscaloosa County during the 1990s, no one could have predicted the impact that project would have on the state's automotive sector. Since then, auto manufacturers like Honda, Hyundai and Toyota have followed Mercedes to the state, along with automotive suppliers, making Alabama U.S. automotive hub.

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  17. Meth lab bust in Tuscaloosa County lands 2 behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | ABC 33/40

    ... of drug paraphernalia. Klicker also faces a charge of first-degree marijuana possession. According to the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office, deputies and West Alabama Narcotics Task Force agents went to a home in the 9500 block of Highway 82 East ...

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  18. 1 suspect arrested, 1 wanted on drug charges in TuscaloosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... rnalia and attempting to elude. Police are asking anyone with information about Fulgham's location to call Tuscaloosa County Crime Stoppers at 205-752-7867. If your information leads to an arrest, police say you'll be eligible for a cash reward.

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  19. Suspected 'molly' dealer flees drug agents in TuscaloosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | ABC 33/40

    ... pain pills and $1,000 cash. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Fulgham is asked to call Tuscaloosa County Crime Stoppers at 205-752-7867. Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk outside the Pentagon Thursday after his ...

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  20. Police charge 25-year-old man with rape, kidnapping of 2 women from Tuscaloosa hotel roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Alabama Live

    ... two women in a Tuscaloosa hotel room before briefly kidnapping them. Capt. Gary Hood, the commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit, said officers were called to the La Quinta Inn on McFarland Boulevard in Tuscaloosa around 10:30 ...

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