Teen recovering after stranger’s 911 call about submerged car led to his rescue

A Tennessee Valley mother is thanking a stranger for saving her son’s life.

  Troopers school teen drivers following recent fatal crashes

1 charged, second in custody after Pike Road Elementary burglary

Former Mississippi State, Wenonah High School player killed in Birmingham

Montgomery warming centers open due to freezing temps

  Woman incarcerated for 15 years shares her story

  Committee focuses on community centers in second occupational tax meeting

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  Candidate Profile: Former Auburn football coach running for U.S. Senate

Man arrested in Alabama agrees to return to Georgia

Lee County Sheriff’s Office searching for missing woman

MFR: Cause of Montgomery house fire under investigation

  Better Business Bureau: New year, new finances

Shuttered latex plant to reopen on Alabama-Georgia line

Jemison schools closing early Tuesday

All Jemison schools will close at 1:00 p.m. including Elementary, Intermediate, Middle and High schools.

Police: Man charged in burglary of Montgomery business

Police say a man has been charged with the burglary of a Montgomery business.

Man charged in two separate Montgomery shootings

Police say a man is facing charges in two separate Montgomery shootings.

3 separate weekend homicide investigations underway in Montgomery

Three separate weekend homicide investigations are underway by the Montgomery Police Department.

Police: 19-year-old charged in November stabbing

Tennessee teenager found safe following overnight search

  Video shows charter bus carrying University of Alabama students catching fire

  Police: Man charged after fleeing, hitting several vehicles

Suspect arrested in Montgomery armed robbery case

Montgomery robbery suspect arrested

South Alabama activist accused of biting officer, having cocaine

A south Alabama community activist, Rev. Kenneth Glasgow, was arrested in Dothan over the weekend.

Doctors say we could see another peak in the flu

Shelby County doctors saw a peak in the flu over Christmas, but with cold temperatures keeping people indoors they expect to see another peak.

  Scale Back Alabama challenge kicks off this week

Scale Back Alabama is a free statewide weight-loss campaign designed to encourage Alabamians to get healthy and to have fun while doing it.

Miss. woman says new device for those suffering from sleep apnea will 'change your life’

After countless sleepless nights, Susan Walters realized it was time to finally make a change.

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

Volunteers cleaned community gardens, helped install smoke detectors, put together hygiene kits for the homeless, and helped organizations around the city.

  Harlem Globetrotters back in Montgomery

It was all smiles at Garrett Coliseum Monday as the Harlem Globetrotters were back in Montgomery taking on their arch-rivals the Washington Nationals.

  Mike Barnett, owner of Montgomery’s Patriots Grill, dies

The owner of a new Montgomery restaurant has died at the age of 49.

  Very cold air sticks around

Highs in the 40s and lows in the 20s

Colder weather good for Chilton County peach trees

The peach crops in Chilton County are in need of this colder weather.

  Alabama State Senator wants tougher penalties in stolen gun cases

A state legislator from Tuscaloosa wants stiffer penalties in cases involving stolen guns

Jalen Hurts presented with special helmet for Senior Bowl

Former Alabama QB Jalen Hurts will be playing in the 2020 Senior Bowl this upcoming Saturday. After playing for both Alabama and Oklahoma, the question came up - which helmet will he be wearing?

3M starts testing at Brookhaven; residents say they’re still concerned

An independent contractor is going back to the Brookhaven site to test more soil and water.

Man injured in west Montgomery shooting Sunday

The Montgomery Police Department is investigating a shooting that left a man injured Sunday morning.

Authorities: Inmate beat convicted child molester to death with cane

Authorities said Jonathan Watson beat convicted child molester David Bobb to death with a cane while in a California prison.

Hundreds gather in Columbus for Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Breakfast

In Columbus, hundreds of people turned out to celebrate the life and legacy of civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

  Class Act: Teacher uses positive messages to inspire students

There are positive messages all over the walls of Dr. Carolyn Bettis’ classroom but to her, it’s more important her students hear them.

  Suspects sought after Dadeville pharmacy burglarized

The Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Office is searching for suspects they say broke into a pharmacy and stole several pharmaceuticals.

Kittens who survived chemical dumping in Athens are healthy, happy

Two of the four kittens who had chemicals dumped on them in August survived and are doing well.

Dothan high-speed chase leads to Sunday night wreck

A high-speed chase through parts of Dothan ended after the vehicle being pursued crashed near Downtown.

Events taking place to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is here and there are several events scheduled to celebrate.

  Clear, breezy and cold for the next few days

Temperatures are getting ready to take a major dive...

First woman elected to lead the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama

Rev. Dr. Glenda Curry was elected Saturday afternoon.

Bicyclist killed after being struck by SUV

A Wetumpka man was killed after being hit by a vehicle while riding his bicycle Sunday, the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency says.

Charter bus from Ala. bursts into flames on I-59

The bus was carrying students from The University of Alabama.

  Wetumpka community reflects 1-year tornado anniversary

Sunday marks the one-year anniversary since an EF-2 tornado damaged homes, businesses and churches in Wetumpka.

  Man dies in house fire Saturday night

The State Fire Marshal’s Office has taken over investigating a fatal fire that happened in the county Saturday night.

Search for missing Enterprise senior cancelled

Oliver Charles Copeland, 70, was reported missing by family members Sunday at 6:15 a.m.

Wetumpka man’s drone documents Wetumpka tornado recovery

A Wetumpka resident has been documenting the Wetumpka area for some time and uses his drone to get a bird’s-eye view of the 2019 tornado destruction and the rebuilding process.

  Man killed in Mobile Road shooting Saturday

The Montgomery Police Department says a man is dead following a shooting late Saturday night.

  Kidnapping victim safe, suspect now in custody

The manhunt is over for Marcus Roberson, who police say kidnapped Tanesha McLeod from a home in Dothan.

Etowah Co. woman accused of embezzling over $168,000 from job in 4 years

According to authorities the woman allegedly used the funds to pay for personal expenses such as gas, groceries, mortgage payments, college tuition fees and online shopping.

  Mercy House founder announces candidacy for Montgomery County Commission

Saturday Ken Austin announced he is running for the Montgomery County Commission District 4 seat.

  911 texting now available in Auburn

Right now texting 911 is available in about 80 percent of Alabama. It’s estimated to be available statewide by next summer.

MPD investigating after man fatally shot overnight

The Montgomery Police Department is investigating after a man was fatally shot overnight.

  Prince Harry, Meghan to give up ‘royal highness’ titles

Meghan and Harry are no longer working members of the British royal family.

Congressman Bradley Byrne pushing for Space Force base to be built in Huntsville

Space Force is still looking for a home. And many people think that Huntsville's existing mix of military and science make it the obvious choice.

  Man taken to hospital after Friday night shooting

Montgomery Police officers responded to the 4200 block of Mobile Highway where they found a man who’d been shot.

  6th annual MLK Celebration wraps up in Montgomery

The theme of this year’s event was “Because of them, I am.”

MPD officer charged with domestic violence

A Montgomery Police officer has been arrested and charged with domestic violence along with unlawful imprisonment.

  Candidate Profile: Businessman Stanley Adair seeks U.S. Senate seat

Stanley Adair is among seven Republicans trying to win over voters in Alabama’s U.S. Senate race. He is a businessman from Northwest Alabama.

  LIFE Academy receives contract from MPS board

LIFE Academy founder Norma Chism confirmed she has received the contract for Montgomery’s second charter school from the Montgomery County School Board.

UPDATE: Victim ID’d in fatal Lee Co. crash at Hwy. 280 and Lee Rd. 179

The accident happened at Highway 280 and Lee Road 179. A tractor-trailer truck collided with a car.

  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.

  LifeSouth in ‘emergency need’ of blood donors; offers free movie ticket

LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is in need of blood donors to help patients in local hospitals, the group says.

Teen accused of causing fiery fatal crash after ‘God told him to kill himself’ being sent back to mental facility until next court date

Jack Jordan, the teen accused of causing a fiery car wreck that left one woman dead after “God told him to kill himself” is now being sent back to a mental health facility until his next court appearance.

  MPD: Charges pending after fleeing suspect hits 3 vehicles

Police say a person is in custody after fleeing from officers and hitting three other vehicles near downtown Montgomery.

One of the new I-59/20 bridges will open Friday night

We took a ride along on the new $440 million bridges. It's probably one of the last times we'll see this highway empty.

Man accused of beating first wife to death now charged with strangling his second wife

McKinney was arrested in 2018 for the beating death of his first wife and was out on bond for that charge.

  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.

Alabama Supreme Court won’t rehear Confederate monument case

The Alabama Supreme Court has declined to rehear an appeal by the City of Birmingham and its mayor on a case involving a century-old Confederate monument in one of its city parks.

  Tracking weekend rain chances, and a major drop in temps!

Friday is seasonable and (mostly) rain-free, but our next cold front arrive tomorrow

  County Road 12: The Princess Collection

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

Prosecutors to seek death penalty against the man charged with killing Tuscaloosa officer Cousette

The suspect, Luther Watkins, has also now asked for a judge to grant him youthful offender status in the case.

Accused Tuscaloosa cop killer appears in court

New details emerge about the killing of officer Dornell Cousette

Elba police identify victim in Thursday shooting

police were called to the 600 block of Putman Street where they found a gunshot victim, Donta Jaqun Rogers, who later died.

Sample ballots ready for March primary election

See who's on the ballot this year and start your research now!

2 women charged with drug trafficking in Lee County

Stormy Rodriguez and Ashley Cooper were arrested shortly after sheriff’s deputies stopped their vehicle for a traffic violation.

Biden picks up endorsement from Rep. Terri Sewell

Joe Biden has secured a weighty Deep South endorsement for his presidential campaign.