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Congressman Mo Brooks blames ‘fascist ANTIFA’ for violence at U.S. Capitol
Congressman Mo Brooks was active on Twitter Thursday morning, making allegations that “fascist ANTIFA” is to blame for Wednesday’s violence at the U.S. Capitol.
Published January 7, 2021 at 7:42 AM
Alabama WR DeVonta Smith named 2020 Paul Hornung Award Winner
Smith becomes the first Alabama player to win the award that is presented to the most versatile player in major college football.
Published January 5, 2021 at 12:40 PM
Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian takes head coaching job at UT
Sarkisian will coach Alabama through the National Championship - but after that, he's a Longhorn.
Published January 2, 2021 at 3:58 PM
Alabama survives Gator battle to win SEC Championship 52-46
Saturday night brought the best out of the east and west, when SEC division heavyweights Alabama and Florida met under the Mercedes dome in Atlanta for the SEC Championship title.
Published December 19, 2020 at 11:23 PM
Offense continues score streak, 3rd quarter injuries, Bama still rises to the top over Arkansas
Alabama smokes the Razorbacks 52-3
Published December 12, 2020 at 3:03 PM
ESPN and SEC reach a new 10-year game agreement
Beginning with the 2024 season, up to 15 SEC football games and eight men’s basketball games will air across ESPN or ABC under a new agreement reached Thursday.
Published December 10, 2020 at 12:48 PM
‘I’m gonna give my blood plasma’: Coach Nick Saban said he’ll donate as soon as he’s able
Saban said he had the blood plasma treatment after he was diagnosed with the virus and he said it worked wonders, it was very effective and he recommends it to others.
Published December 9, 2020 at 6:15 PM
Alabama Head Football Coach Nick Saban tests positive for COVID-19, will probably miss Iron Bowl
He has very mild symptoms, so this test will not be categorized as a potential false positive.
Published November 25, 2020 at 10:08 PM
Alabama men’s basketball program placed on 3-year probation
The probation does not include a loss of scholarships or postseason ban.
Published November 23, 2020 at 7:04 AM
Auburn basketball to forego 2020-21 postseason
The decision was made inn light of the ongoing matter that surfaced in fall 2017 regarding former assistant coach Chuck Person
Published November 22, 2020 at 6:50 PM
Auburn at Mississippi State game postponed because of COVID-19 cases at MSU
The game, which was supposed to be played on Nov. 14, has been tentatively rescheduled for Dec. 12.
Published November 9, 2020 at 2:07 PM
Stingy Alabama defense leads to shutout against Mississippi State
Alabama gets a week off next week and then will play LSU in Death Valley on Nov. 14.
Published October 31, 2020 at 9:37 PM
Alabama Wide receiver Jaylen Waddle out for the season following leg injury
One of the Crimson Tide’s most explosive players, Jaylen Waddle is out for the season
Published October 24, 2020 at 4:49 PM
Alabama outlasts Georgia; Wins 41-24
After a shaky start, the Tide finds the momentum in the second half.
Published October 17, 2020 at 11:20 PM
Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban will coach the Tide against Georgia Saturday night
Saban was cleared Saturday morning to coach the game.
Published October 17, 2020 at 12:05 PM
UA cancels Spring Break, extends Winter Break
Classes will start Wednesday, Jan. 13, a week later than previously scheduled, extending Winter Break to provide 12 days between New Year’s Day and initial classroom meetings.
Published September 30, 2020 at 9:17 PM
SEC announces policy for canceled and rescheduled games
The Southeastern Conference released policies for football game cancellations, rescheduling of games and no-contest declarations for the 2020 season.
Published September 18, 2020 at 2:49 PM
Damage across Alabama, Florida coast from Hurricane Sally
More than 500,000 people across the two states do not have power.
Published September 16, 2020 at 1:20 PM
PHOTOS: Flooding & storm damage from Hurricane Sally extends into Florida
Widespread damage from Hurricane Sally was expected when it made landfall as a Category 2 storm.
Published September 16, 2020 at 11:13 AM
‘The truth is, fall in Tuscaloosa is in serious jeopardy:’ Bars to close in Tuscaloosa for 2 weeks
Maddox said based on recommendations he signed new executive orders that close bars for 14 days starting at 5:00 p.m. Monday. The second order eliminates bar services at restaurants for the next 14 days starting Monday at 5:00 p.m.
Published August 24, 2020 at 5:48 PM
Stadium capacity at 20%, no tailgating part of Alabama plan for home football games
The University of Alabama has announced fan policies for the 2020 football season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published August 18, 2020 at 3:35 PM
Harvey Updyke, Bama fan who poisoned trees in Toomer’s Corner, dies at 71
Updyke's son confirmed that the Bama fan died today.
Published July 30, 2020 at 10:00 PM
SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey: ‘The direct reality is not good’
Sankey was on the Marty & McGee show on ESPN when he was asked about football, college athletics and the current status of the coronavirus pandemic.
Published July 11, 2020 at 12:34 PM
Alabama football team video: “All Lives Can’t Matter Until Black Lives Matter”
Quarterback Mac Jones, linebacker Dylan Moses and more made statement about the value of unity on a team and within society.
Published June 25, 2020 at 3:19 PM
More than 42,000 pounds of ground beef recalled
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) the raw ground beef items were produced on June 1, 2020.
Published June 14, 2020 at 1:43 PM
Police officer shot and killed in the line of duty in Moody, Ala.; 2 suspects in custody
Authorities with the Moody Police Department confirm one of their officers was shot and killed in the line of duty Tuesday evening.
Published June 3, 2020 at 1:58 PM
ADOC: Inmate who reportedly escaped St. Clair Correctional Facility never tried to escape
Steve Murphy is serving a life sentence for a murder in Colbert County in 1984.
Published March 10, 2020 at 11:41 AM
Former Etowah Co. youth pastor Acton Bowen sentenced to 1,008 years for sex abuse
Etowah Co. District Attorney Joseph Willoughby says he opposes any attempt for parol
Published March 6, 2020 at 3:26 PM
TikTok Challenge warnings
A new viral video challenge on social media is getting the attention of parents and fire fighters.
Published January 22, 2020 at 5:28 PM
Little boy learns life lesson and returns envelope with $900 inside
Friday night he found found a bank envelope with $900 while in Target in Hoover. The envelope had a receipt from a local credit union with a lady's name and signature inside.
Published January 6, 2020 at 1:36 PM
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GAME NOTES: Saints host Bucs in NFC Divisional
La. man and cousin arrested following Capitol riot
ONE-STOP-SHOP: Stats, links related to COVID-19
Ochsner says vaccine appointments postponed due to ‘limited supply’
BRPD investigating overnight homicide on Beechwood Drive