Clothes shed during Mercedes Marathon donated to charity

  Class Act winner’s students are her motivation

  Judge Love helps couples tie the knot this Valentine’s Day

  MAFB dedicates building to former longtime director

  County Road 12: Gearing up for Valentine’s Day flower frenzy

Alabama man gains attention for ‘Vote Trump’ design in backyard

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River Region Mardi Gras events

  City orders repairs for popular Old Cloverdale property

  County Road 12: Newest Montgomery Co. Deputy is for the birds

Give from the Heart blood drive happening Friday

  Anne Frank the focus of new ASF production

State’s oldest black church, baptisms, beginnings remembered during bicentennial

  Alex City teacher is goofy, passionate, determined and now Class Act Award winner

Our Class Act Teacher obviously didn’t know we were coming to her classroom.

  Fashion show raises money in fight against heart disease

One fashion show is raising money and awareness in the fight against heart disease.

Alex City police investigator recognized for going above and beyond

The award was based on the officer going above and beyond the call of duty on multiple cases as an investigator.

  Wetumpka home provides unique connection

Coincidence or fate? Try asking that question to Wetumpka resident Mark Moody.

Publix grocery store coming to Pike Road

Country, gospel singer Josh Turner to perform in Montgomery

  January Class Act Teacher says students helped her fight cancer

Eastdale Mall sold to private New York-based firm

County Road 12: Old Alabama Town- a Neeley family tradition

  Hundreds of people serve the River Region for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

  Sunday marks one year since Wetumpka tornado

An anniversary is rapidly approaching for those who live in Wetumpka. The city is just days away from formally remembering the tornado that caused millions of dollars in damages and injured four people.

  New Legacy Pavilion opens Saturday in downtown Montgomery

The Equal Justice Initiative is opening a new welcome center and monument to go alongside the National Memorial for Peace and Justice and Legacy Museum.

  County Road 12: The Princess Collection

She’s only a first grader, but Amirah Newman has big plans.

  Montgomery woman celebrates 107th birthday!

Add another candle to the cake for Ms. Iona Fontaine!

  Class Act: Reading teacher spells out keys to success

The students in Emily McKay's classroom don't seem the least bit surprised that she's our Class Act teacher this week.

  County Road 12: Heavenward Homestead farm going to the goats

It all started with the Barbour’s decision to retire in Alabama.

  Law enforcement makes Alabama teen’s dream come true

Alabama law enforcement went above and beyond the call of duty Tuesday to make a teen’s dream come true.

  Lions Club works to improve reading skills for students with Irlen Syndrome

For children struggling with reading, a special set of lenses could make all the difference.

Montgomery to ring in 2020 with block party, fireworks

Montgomery is bringing back the block party for this year’s New Year’s Eve celebration.

  WSFA 12 News marks 65th year of broadcasting

It was Dec. 25, 1954, and with the push of a button, a man named Hy Brown made Montgomery’s second television channel crackle to life.

  ‘Christmas Music in Our Schools’ with MPS high school choirs

Montgomery high school choirs perform Christmas songs at Eastdale Mall.

  Class Act teacher has student-centered attitude

Imagine being a band director at a brand new school; A school that doesn’t even have a fight song yet.

  County Road 12: Troy tree of steel shines tall

We probably all know someone like this

  Groundbreaking held for new Troy shopping mall

Troy city leaders joined economic developers Wednesday morning to kick off the production of a new shopping center.

  Class Act teacher followed a calling to become an educator

Our Class Act teacher this week says she was led to the classroom after working in another capacity at Valiant Cross Academy in Montgomery first.

  County Road 12: Titus man makes sugar cane syrup

It’s a family tradition with some sweet results. It started for Jimmy Stubbs when he was just a little boy.

  Country music network Circle to launch with 16 shows, including ‘Opry Live’

Circle is also bringing back Hee Haw, a venerable music and comedy sketch show that aired from 1971 to 1993 and from 1996 to 1997.

  Montgomery Humane Society wraps gifts to raise money for its mission

The campaign is one of the organization’s biggest fundraisers of the year.

  Community turns out for 12′s Day of Giving

WSFA 12 News hosted its annual 12′s Day of Giving at the Walmart on Atlanta Highway in Montgomery Friday.

2019 Christmas events around Alabama

The Christmas season is here and there are a lot of events happening around the area to mark the holidays. Here are some of the dates and times for the events we’ve confirmed.

  Frazer UMC’s lead pastor announces retirement

Frazer United Methodist Church announced in an email to its congregation that Dr. Larry Bryars will soon retire.

  Alabama’s Christmas tree arrives at state capitol

The 35-foot-tall tree arrived Monday afternoon fresh from Bullock County and will soon be decorated for a lighting ceremony that's open to the public.

  Class Act: Teacher hopes to inspire on the field and in the classroom

Coach Greg Howard says coaching on the field as well as the classroom takes balance.

AKD ready to work all night after Iron Bowl

When the final second ticks off the clock in this year’s Iron Bowl half the state will celebrate, and the other half will start thinking about next year. But for one Montgomery business, when the game ends, its work begins.

  Volunteers give out hundreds of free meals across River Region

A warm welcome combined with a hot meal can make all the difference for someone who does not have one on Thanksgiving.

Donate blood for free movie ticket until Sunday

There’s a chance to earn a free movie ticket. The cost? A simple blood donation.

  County Road 12: Monroeville mascot is one cool clucker

It all started a few months ago at Whitey Lee Park.

Nearly $19M in grants will help improve dozens of Ala. communities

The funds will go toward projects that help communities provide water, improve roads and sewage systems, construct public community buildings and remove blight.

Angel Tree: How to provide Christmas gifts for a child this year

The Salvation Army’s annual Angel Tree program is underway.

  Class Act winner says her methods add up to success for students

Through it all, she says one thing stays the same; her love of learning and support for her students.

Coats for Comfort drive underway

WSFA 12 News is teaming up with Henig Furs, Jim Massey’s Cleaners and The Salvation Army for the annual Coats for Comfort drive.

  County Road 12: Lake Martin Machine Gun

We found a place with some serious firepower.

  Construction of whitewater park on track to begin in late 2020

Montgomery County commission leaders are giving an update on the whitewater center coming to west Montgomery.

  WSFA 12 News hosts First Alert Sever Weather event at ASU

WSFA 12 News is hosting a First Alert Severe Weather event at Alabama State University!

2019 Out of Darkness Dothan Walk happening Sunday

The 2019 Out of Darkness Dothan Walk is happening Sunday.

  Class Act winner says decades of teaching shows what’s important

Our Class Act winner has been teaching on and off for three decades. She says teaching is a "God thing”.

Montgomery to host free Veterans Day event

The City of Montgomery will host a Veteran’s Day program Monday to honor the servicemen and women

  County Road 12: Navy drops anchor at Prattville High School

Luckily this is just a virtual reality simulation for high school students to get a look at what the Navy does.

Free shredding event set for Friday in Montgomery

A free shredding event will be held Friday at Garrett Coliseum in Montgomery.

  Families of the Year: Harman family

One of this year’s nominees is on the large side. In numbers and in heart.

  Families of the Year: The Johnson Family

When a circuit court judge meets a county prosecutor what to do you get? Sweet Music.

  ‘Mistletoe’ to open Alabama Dance Theatre’s 33rd season

The Alabama Dance Theatre is getting ready for its 33rd season, which will open with Montgomery’s holiday production of “Mistletoe” at the Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts.

  Montgomery Habitat raising funds for ReStore box truck

Montgomery’s Habitat for Humanity is looking for the public’s help to raise funding needed to purchase a new box truck.

Frazer challenges other churches, businesses to build bus shelters

The idea started during the church’s 2018 Christmas Eve services. An offering was given to a project called “Shelter Montgomery” and enough money was raised for three bus shelters.

Alabama tourism honored for civil rights promotion

Alabama's state tourism agency is being honored for its work promoting civil rights travel in 14 states

  Families of the Year: Durham Family

This year’s Families of the Year will be honored during a reception Sunday at the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts.

  Families of the Year: Ashley Bell and Jaxson Jordan

“I paused for a moment and then I asked the psychologist, ‘What’s my next step?’”

  Class Act winner uses sight, sound and encouragement to connect with students

Our Class Act teacher this week works with special education students.

  Donations collected to help homeless

Starting Saturday, you’ll be able to donate every Saturday this month from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., at one of three locations.

  County Road 12: Montgomery house of horror

If the names Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, Pennywise, Michael Myers, and Chucky all sound good to you, you’re going to love this house in Montgomery.

  Kiwanis Club of Montgomery celebrating 100th anniversary

The Kiwanis Club of Montgomery is celebrating 100 years of helping others across the River Region.

Fall and Halloween events happening across central Ala.

The River Region has many spine-tingling and family events that are sure to make your Halloween fun!

  Grocery store employee surprised with 100th birthday bash

Followed by a large crowd in a celebratory mood, Romay Davis took hold of the handle of a decorated shopping cart and was escorted under a balloon archway and into the store.

Downtown Montgomery buildings being restored into restaurant, event space

A major development project is coming to downtown Montgomery.

Wallet, phone theft couldn’t stop airman from keeping promise

“I believe it’s our responsibility to give back to those men and women who have borne scars in defense of our nation and freedom,” Jerrod Kester said.

  Class Act October winner keeps focus on students

The Class Act winner for the month of October has taught kindergarten for over 25 years.

  Glass art exhibit opens at Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

A new exhibit is on display at the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts.

  County Road 12: From surfer to organic produce farmer in Macon County

Nelson Wells has just about done it all.