A steamy first day of fall

  DA’s office sends criminals message after Brighton PD’s evidence issues
  T-shirts replace prayer before HS games in Blount Co.
  Pinson Valley holds off Oxford, 28-13
  Counting down to the arrival fall, summer heats hangs around
  Fultondale City Council approves money to help economic development
  Update creates more protection of personal credit information

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  2 Birmingham universities hit record enrollment again
Samford and UAB both hit record enrollment again
School systems continue to evaluate sentry program
Alabama schools are considering whether or not to implement the sentry program
Police chase from Calera ends with crash near Prattville
The police chief says at one point the suspect tried to hit a sheriff's deputy with her vehicle.

  Will Liberty Park development affect Vestavia schools?

Vestavia Hills' Superintendent of schools says they're ready to handle more growth in the area.

Unsettling stripes in Pinson result in disciplinary action

Several streets in Pinson have an issue with their caution stripes on roadways.
  Residents on Fultondale’s Walker Chapel Road concerned about speeding drivers
Do you need assistance paying bills?
  City of Bessemer starting construction on 2 new safe rooms

NATIONAL HEADLINES

Grassley gives Ford more time to consider testifying before Senate

Sen. Chuck Grassley has given Christine Blasey Ford more time to decide if she will testify at a planned Senate hearing Monday.

Duke Energy downplays fears of coal ash spill in the Cape Fear River

Duke Energy is downplaying reports that coal ash could have spilled into the Cape Fear River after a dam breach at the L.V. Sutton Power Station in Wilmington.

SPORTS

WBRC Sideline Week 4 scores

  Pinson Valley holds off Oxford, 28-13

How will Auburn look Saturday after last week’s loss?

Alabama looks to continue success against Texas A&M

  A Healthy Rivalry: Mountain Brook senior making impact off field

The Spartans are calling this game a “Gold Out” and encourage all fans to wear gold, the color that represents childhood cancer.

COMMUNITY

Rising Star: Jessica Tyson
  Rising Star: Jessica Tyson
  Make-A-Wish surprises local girl at Pell City Jr. High game

HEALTH

  Jefferson Co. Health Dept. discusses flu season
GRAPHIC: ‘Black, hairy tongue’: Yes, this really happens

CAMPAIGN COVERAGE

Governor Kay Ivey Speaks to Tuscaloosa Rotary Club
Trump rips searing Times op-ed from unnamed senior official