Wife of Cullman Co. native killed in IL mass shooting makes heartfelt post on social media

Josh Pinkard had recently been promoted to plant manager at Henry Pratt Company in Aurora where the shooting happened.

White House indicates Trump to veto disapproval of emergency declaration

Trump declared the emergency Friday in an effort to go around Congress to fund his border wall. It would allow him to move federal dollars earmarked for military construction to the border. (Source: Image Bank)
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  Police: Aurora attacker used gun he shouldn’t have owned

The man who opened fire and killed five co-workers including the plant manager, human resources manager and an intern working his first day at a suburban Chicago manufacturing warehouse, took a gun he wasn't supposed to have to a job he was about to lose.

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Police: Jewelry store near Galleria robbed by masked suspects with sledgehammers

Project Homeless Connect 2019 provides services to homeless community

Iron remain undefeated with 12-9 comeback win

Auburn officer shot, injured during traffic stop identified

  JeffCo DA’s office previously filed motion to revoke probation of man accused of killing Sergeant Carter

Jeremy Owens has a lengthy criminal record. Court documents say he pleaded guilty to robbery in 2012.
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Burglar arrested after mistaking police car for getaway Lyft

As officers responded, the suspect thought the Lyft he'd ordered to take him away from the scene had arrived and climbed into a police cruiser.

  Shooter kills 5 at suburban Chicago business; 5 officers wounded

Trump picks former Alabama official to lead FEMA

Suspect in Auburn officer shooting dies in fire during standoff

Cullman Co. native confirmed to be victim in Illinois mass shooting

  ‘A Conversation with Dr. Angela Davis’ scheduled at Boutwell Auditorium this weekend

FIRST ALERT: Expect heavy rain, flood threat next week

Students called on for information after teacher accused of having sex with student

New retirement plan blamed for teacher shortage in Alabama

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  Teacher cuts waist-length hair to support 5-year-old girl bullied for short haircut

After a 5-year-old in Texas got her hair cut, her friends started calling her a boy, and she began wearing a hat to school. But her teacher’s kind gesture changed everything.

SPORTS

Team LeBron rallies back, defeats Team Giannis 178-164 in 2019 NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte

Iron remain undefeated with 12-9 comeback win

McAdory wins first-ever State Wrestling Championship

Thompson repeats as Class 7A state wrestling champions

  Moody wrestling team wins school’s first AHSAA state championship

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  Exposed electrical wires found on Birmingham street

Amazon scrapping New York plans should have no effect on JeffCo construction

How available are AEDs in Alabama?

AL Supreme Court grants stay, sides with state over B’ham Confederate monument

  Federal grant helps lure German company to Tuscaloosa

A German engineering and management company is building it's headquarters in Tuscaloosa
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Heather Nauert withdraws bid to be UN ambassador, State Department says

Heather Nauert, picked by President Donald Trump to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations but never officially nominated, has withdrawn from consideration, the State Department said.

Man killed, woman arrested after shooting in Bessemer

How will next week’s heavy rain impact the 59/20 bridge project?

Bessemer City upsets No. 1 Columbia at Northwest Regional

Lifesaving devices often locked away in public places

WEST ALABAMA

  Federal grant helps lure German company to Tuscaloosa

  Tuscaloosa woman charged in death of her child

  State approves charter school in Tuscaloosa

  UA student athletes visit veterans during Salute to Veterans Week

  Veterans being honored by providing them good healthcare

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  AATC: Beer, Bean and Sausage Soup

The Seafood King: Crab, Shrimp & Sausage Steam Bag