Mother dies from COVID-19 weeks after giving birth to 3rd child

Her widower says he’s going to do what he can to make sure all three girls grow up knowing their mom.
  • National

  Biden outlines ‘Day One’ agenda of executive actions

In his first hours as president, Joe Biden plans to take executive action to roll back some of the most controversial decisions of his predecessor and to address the raging coronavirus pandemic, his incoming chief of staff said Saturday.

TOP STORIES

  Program honoring Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy airing on WSFA 12 News

Junior League to hold rummage sale next week

2 MPS schools to go virtual as precaution ahead of possible protests

Arrest made in Friday night fatal shooting in Montgomery

  State Superintendent concerned about winter months for in-person learning

State Superintendent Dr. Eric Mackey says he has concerns about COVID’s impact on schools over the next few months and the ability to maintain full in person learning.
  • National

  FBI vetting Guard troops in DC amid fears of insider attack

U.S. defense officials say they are worried about an insider attack or other threat from service members involved in securing President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration.

  Some downtown Montgomery streets closing for possible protests

  ADPH disputes CDC vaccine ranking

Ivey activates 500 more National Guard soldiers ahead of inauguration

  Grandmother, young grandchildren rescued from Alex City house fire

Suspect still sought in November Montgomery homicide case

  MainStreet Family Care offering vaccinations

  Concrete barricades, cameras set up outside of state capitol

Alabama adds 2,945 COVID cases Friday

  • National

  Heavily fortified statehouses around US see small protests

Heavily fortified statehouses around the U.S. are seeing small and peaceful protests, despite widespread fears of another burst of right-wing violence like the attack on the Capitol in Washington.

SPORTS

Alabama riding undefeated momentum into Coleman Coliseum Saturday

Alabama men’s hoops undefeated in SEC play after beating Kentucky 85-65

Alabama is now undefeated in SEC play after beating Kentucky 85-65 Tuesday night in Lexington, Kentucky.

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City of Opelika names 30-year veteran as new Chief of Police

  Tallapoosa County man sentenced in child pornography case

  Arson suspected in Brundidge business fire

  Body of student found on Troy University campus

  Girl Scouts kick off 2021 Cookie Season with ‘cookie drive-through’

The Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama officially kicked off the 2021 Girl Scout Cookie Season with a “cookie drive-through.”
  • Coronavirus

Couple married 33 years dies from COVID-19 just 1 day apart

The couple had many plans for 2021, including getting the COVID-19 vaccine. Their friends hope their deaths serve as a stark message about the importance of the vaccine.

  Freedom Rides Museum kicks off 60th Anniversary commemoration with virtual event

Fake US leg band gets pigeon a reprieve in Australia

ADPH: COVID-19 Percent positive rate down slightly in Alabama

  UAB researcher develops at home COVID-19 antibody testing kit

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