Tracking areas of rain for the first time this week

Inmate fatally stabbed at St. Clair prison
1 shot in Garden City
  Parents want Northport to consider forming school system
Judge declares mistrial after Google search

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Interactive map predicts fall color change for each week
An interactive map on the Alabama Tourism Department’s website allows visitors to see the predicted fall color change for each weekend this fall.
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.
Calling all extras! New movie filming in Birmingham is looking to hire hundreds
Movie crews are setting up in downtown Birmingham, and they are looking to hire hundreds of extras.

  Gardendale City Council re-purposes millions once designated for new school system

For several years, the city of Gardendale used a $10 million property tax to collect money it hoped would help fund a new school system.

  Nearly 100 surveillance cameras in B’ham could soon keep a watchful eye on crime

The city of Birmingham is thinking about how to keep a much closer eye on you in hopes of cutting down on violent crime by putting up nearly 100 surveillance cameras around the city.
I-65 SB closed in Morgan Co. after wreck causes damage to bridge
  Local retail stores preparing to hire seasonal workers
  Jacksonville State reflects 6 months after EF-3 tornado hit campus

NATIONAL HEADLINES

APNewsBreak: Dam breach at Duke plant; coal ash could spill

APNewsBreak: Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River

  Trump drops civil tone, slams Kavanaugh accuser’s credibility

Trump tweeted Friday: “I have no doubt that, if the attack on Dr. Ford was as bad as she says, charges would have been immediately filed with local Law Enforcement Authorities by either her or her loving parents. I ask that she bring those filings forward so that we can learn date, time, and place!”

SPORTS

  A Healthy Rivalry: Mountain Brook senior making impact off field

  Bama makes it look easy

Through three games the Alabama Crimson Tide has made it look easy outscoring opponents 170 to 28 with an average margin of victory a little more than 47 per game.

COMMUNITY

  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