More jobs, Confederate monument lawsuit and another Bronze Bomber fight

More jobs, Confederate monument lawsuit and another Bronze Bomber fight

Good afternoon from the desk of Janet Hall. Here are the stories we're working on for FOX6 News this evening.

Tuscaloosa Job Announcement
Governor Bentley announces 600 jobs are coming to the Tuscaloosa area. Automotive supplier SMG plans to build a $150 million plant.

Groups Sues To Protect Confederate Memorial
A group has filed suit against the City of Birmingham to block efforts to remove the Confederate Memorial from Linn Park. We'll have details.

Deontay Wilder Wants Knockout
Heavyweight champ and Alabama native Deontay Wilder made it official today. His next fight will be Sept. 26 at the BJCC Legacy Arena.  He says he hopes to give opponent Johann Duhaupas his first knockout in the ring.

Those stories and more beginning at 5 p.m. on FOX6 News.

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