Hummus sold at stores nationwide being recalled due to possible bacteria contamination

The products have been distributed nationwide and to United Arab Emirates.

  2 new restaurants opening off I-85 in Macon County

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison

Woman dies weeks after being left inside assisted living van

Castleberry man dies in single-vehicle crash

2 men charged in string of robberies across Montgomery

  13 people file to run for Montgomery mayor

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Abducted Bladen County, N.C. baby found alive at bus stop; mother in custody

City hopes ‘Baby Shark’ song will drive homeless away

City of Montgomery implements new technology in sanitation trucks

  ‘Weed and Seed’ initiative moving forward in Selma

  Huntsville woman impersonated reporter to see Apollo 11 launch

  Auburn University’s $4.5 million separation agreement gains national attention

  New law requires Alabama bail bondsmen be licensed

The new law would would create a Professional Bail Bond Board to regulate the licenses.

  Date ends in home invasion for Huntsville man who met lady on app

A Huntsville man found himself being held at gunpoint in his home after a date with a woman he met online. Police call the suspects "date-robbery bandits."

Montgomery Mayoral Forum to air live on WSFA 12 News

WSFA 12 News, the League of Women Voters and Troy University are hosting a forum for the Montgomery mayoral election candidates.

ADECA moves surplus property auctions online

The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs announced they will move Alabama’s public surplus property auctions to the internet starting this month.

Reconstruction of Wetumpka church days away

  Tallapoosa County community receives new storm shelter

Police: Worker loading ATMs with cash pocketed $100K instead

  Troy University, AISA ink new academic partnership

Donald Watkins Sr. sentenced to 60 months in prison, Watkins Jr. sentenced to 27 months following multi-million dollar investment fraud and bank fraud scheme

Judge resigns just before commission releases scathing complaint

New auto supplier building plant, bringing jobs to Alabama

Motus Integrated Technologies will build a $15 million facility and hire approximately 90 employees.

1 arrested, another sought in Opp shooting

The Opp Police Department is searching for a man in connection to a shooting early Tuesday morning.

Diapers among items included in Alabama tax-free weekend

Non-school items like diapers and office supplies are also included in Alabama's 2019 tax-free weekend.

Man wanted on drug trafficking charge in Dothan

A Dothan man is wanted on a drug trafficking charge after police found more than five pounds of a substance used to make synthetic marijuana.

Ala. Dems ordered again to hold new leadership elections

The DNC ordered the state party in February to hold elections within 90 days. That never happened. Now, it's setting another deadline.

Dothan murder suspect captured in New York state

After an intensive search spanning several weeks, Dothan police and federal marshals have captured a murder suspect in a recent shooting.

Rep. Terri Sewell to host 8th annual job fair

U.S. Rep Terri Sewell will host her 8th annual job fair at Wallace Community College in Selma on Aug. 8.

Suspect breaks door, steals cigarettes at Opelika gas station

Opelika police are releasing surveillance photos of a burglary suspect at a gas station in late June.

Suspect dies from self-inflicted gunshot wound after hours long standoff in Tuscaloosa County

Authorities says the man shot at authorities with the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Office and U.S. Marshals from South Carolina.

Two wanted after stealing TVs at an Opelika hotel

The Opelika Police Department is investigating a burglary after televisions were stolen from a hotel in the early morning hours.

$3.7M grant awarded to help domestic, sexual abuse victims

The funds will go toward helping victims in 10 central Alabama counties.

  Montgomery marks 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 with rocket launches

Montgomery participated in a global event, launching hundreds of model rockets into the sky to mark the occasion.

Missing man’s vehicle found abandoned in Enterprise

The Enterprise Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing man.

  U.S. Space & Rocket Center launches 5,000 model rockets to break world record

On Tuesday morning, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center launched 5,000 model rockets simultaneously to break a Guinness Book of World Records.

  Overnight fire destroys Montgomery home

Fire Rescue officials say an overnight fire destroyed a home in Montgomery.

Alabama woman charged with locking up, starving brother

An Alabama woman has pleaded guilty to locking up her developmentally disabled brother in his room and starving him

  BBB: Watch out for summer event scams

But before you give out your credit card information online, be careful.

Official: Fixation with gay activities dents US moral core

Alabama Secretary of State and Republican U.S. Senate candidate John Merrill says the country is losing its moral core because of its fixation with "homosexual activities"

  Tuskegee University police officer speaks after saving woman from lake

A Tuskegee University police officer rescued a woman after her car crashed into a lake Sunday morning.

  Day 11: The search for missing boater, Kelsey Starling, continues

The search for a missing boater on Smith Lake grows more challenging by the day.

Counterfeit suspect sought in Prattville

The Prattville Police Department is searching for a counterfeit suspect.

Autaugaville business ransacked, cash register stolen Sunday

The ACSO needs help identifying three suspects involved in a July 14 incident.

  1 arrested after deadly shooting in Enterprise

One person has been arrested and charged with murder after a woman was killed in Enterprise Saturday night.

  AU president’s settlement agreement covers everything from money to media releases

An open records request reveals Auburn University will pay its former president Steven Leath $4.5 million dollars in separation pay.

Family: Ala. man infected with flesh-eating bacteria after kayaking on Tenn. River

A Lauderdale County man has been fighting for his life in the hospital after his wife says a day kayaking with their kids left him with a terrifying infection.

  Bye bye Barry, hello (again) heat!

Tropical moisture moves out, heat moves back in

Hoover school leaders ban headphones and earbuds without principal permission

The Hoover City School Board recently voted to modify its electronic device policy.

2 coaches kicked out of Dixie Softball state tourney after fight

The season has come to an unfortunate end for the Opp All-Stars Ponytail team, but it had nothing to do with the group of hardworking 11- and 12-year-old girls.

  All animals safely moved out of Lee County shelter after power issue

The Lee County Humane Society issued an urgent need for people to foster after a power issue at their shelter Monday and the community stepped up.

Police: Flushing drugs could create ‘meth-gators’ in north Alabama

A drug bust announcement out of Lawrence County, Tennessee came with an atypical warning about the dangers of trying to flush away drug evidence.

Alabama state parks offering free admission on Friday

Alabama State Parks are offering free admission on July 19 to celebrate the state's bicentennial.

Suspect charged after armed robbery at Wetumpka gas station

A Wetumpka gas station was robbed at gunpoint Monday morning, and the suspect was arrested hours later.

‘Movie Mondays’ returns to Montgomery riverfront

The city of Montgomery is hosting two more Movie Mondays on July 15 and July 22.

  #SECMD19: Florida, LSU and Missouri take the stage

The excitement of SEC Media Days has begun in Hoover.

Small earthquake hits near Huntsville

The magnitude 2.3 earthquake's epicenter was 11.3 miles east-northeast of Huntsville.

  Montgomery’s STAR Watch Center program moving along

The Star Watch program has become a star itself.

Dale County man killed in Sunday crash near Abbeville

A Dale County man was killed in a single vehicle crash Sunday.

Suspects sought after gun pulled during road rage incident in Prattville

The Prattville Police Department is looking for two suspects in a road rage incident, during which a gun was pulled.

Verizon says Ala. 3G network issues corrected

Verizon says it has determined a hardware issue was at fault for issues with some of its customers’ ability to make voice calls Monday.

  Convicted felons to benefit from new law that removes job barriers

In one example of the red tape a new Alabama law seeks to cut, convicted felons cannot have a cosmetology license even though they are taught cosmetology in prison.

  2019 Alabama sales tax holiday starts on Friday

The 14th annual Alabama back-to-school sales tax holiday is this weekend from July 19-21.

  Seniors beat the heat with slip and slide at nursing home

One resident who got in on the action is 103-years-old.

$1M in grants for high-speed internet headed to rural communities

Several rural communities throughout Alabama will soon have access to high-speed internet.

Judge to sentence Watkins, son guilty in fraud trial

Judge to sentence Watkins, son guilty in fraud trial

SEC Media Days headed back to Atlanta in 2020, Nashville in 2021

Southeastern Conference commissioner Greg Sankey announced Monday that SEC Media Days will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, in 2020 followed by Nashville in 2021.

  ALFA donates new truck to Auburn Equestrian Team

There are a lot more 'horses' for the Auburn Equestrian Team to tame thanks to a truck donation!

  Untested Waters: Feds take small steps toward inspecting more seafood

The FDA has a new strategy for imported food safety, and Congress has increased seafood inspection funds. But the U.S. still lags behind some other countries when it comes to inspections and regulations.

  Parking downtown gets easier with help from technology

The City of Montgomery is getting help from technology to make finding a parking spot downtown and paying for it easier.

Vote for ALEA in America’s Best-Looking Cruiser Contest

A picture collage of all state cruisers will be posted on Facebook with a link to vote through SurveyMonkey, which will record votes officially.

2 suspects charged with capital murder after deadly shooting

One suspect is in custody and another is being sought after a deadly shooting Saturday in Hope Hull.

Trump moves to end asylum protections for Central Americans

According to a new rule published in the Federal Register, asylum seekers who pass through another country first will be ineligible for asylum at the U.S. southern border. The rule, expected to go into effect on Tuesday, also applies to children who have crossed the border alone.

Crash on Alabama lake leaves father dead, daughter injured

A collision on a lake between two personal watercrafts has left a father dead and his daughter injured

  ‘I felt the jaw snap, then ran for help,' says Florida teen after surviving a shark attack

The Sarasota high school student says she didn’t see the shark, but felt the jaw snap. That’s when she ran towards shore yelling for help.

Rolling road blocks starting in early morning hours on I-85

The Alabama Department of Transportation is advising motorists of rolling road blocks on Interstate 85 beginning early Monday morning.

Tuskegee University police officer rescues woman from lake

A Tuskegee University police officer rescued a woman after her car crashed into a lake Sunday morning.

Montgomery EMA offers tips to stay safe in severe weather

With all eyes on Barry, severe weather safety is top of mind. There’s no way to stop a storm, but you can try to prepare.

Teenager in critical condition after shooting in Tuscaloosa

The Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit is investigating a shooting that has left a teenager in critical condition.

  1 arrested after deadly shooting in Enterprise

One person has been arrested and charged with murder after a woman was killed in Enterprise Saturday night.