The volunteer and donations response in the wake of the April 27 deadly tornado outbreak in the state of Alabama has been tremendous. Governor Robert Bentley encourages volunteers to use Alabama's Statewide 2-1-1 Volunteer Call Center.More >>
State and local authorities say the number of storm fatalities in Marion County has jumped dramatically and increased Alabama's total deaths to at least 248. Marion County is now reporting 35 fatalities. That's up from three reported Thursday.More >>
Power has now been mostly restored to the UA campus. As a result, the University will return to normal business operations on Monday. Employees whose normal work schedule includes weekends should talk to their supervisors for further instructions.