Helicopter crashes in river in Chilton County

CLANTON, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a helicopter has crashed into an Alabama river. The Federal Aviation Administration said the Bell OH-58...

Watch: The Citadel Releases #BeatBama Hype Video Ahead of Clash With Top-Ranked Crimson Tide

"We want Bama," is a classic joke for most schools, but it's now a reality for The Citadel as they prepare to #BeatBama this weekend.

Lauderdale County cattle farmer on the run from law enforcement

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. – Law enforcement say a cattle farmer is on the run after violating a mandatory court order. The cattleman was told to sell...

Abortion debate intensifies after amendments pass removing abortion protections in 2 states

Election results in the Midterms may be a mixed bag, but anti-abortion groups are claiming victory, pointing to constitutional amendments that passed...

Alabama sheriff's office mistakenly orders 24,000 rolls of toilet paper

Officials in an Alabama county have a financial mess to wipe up after the sheriff's department mistakenly ordered 24,000 extra rolls of toilet...

Police warn of ‘porch pirates’ stealing packages

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. – Police are warning online shoppers that their packages could be targeted by thieves on delivery day. Albertville Police Chief...

Former Alabama state trooper killed after shooting district attorney in face, official says

District Attorney Gregory Griggers was wounded after he was shot in the face by a former state trooper who was fatally wounded by officers on...

Crash on U.S. 280 kills two, injures one

A two-vehicle crash on U.S. 280 between Childersburg and Sylacauga this morning killed two people and injured another, officials said.

Alabama Supreme Court rejects appeal from man who killed MPD officer in 2006

Mario Dion Woodward was sentenced to death after being convicted on two counts of capital murder for fatally shooting MPD Sgt. Keith Houts.         

Mazda Toyota Manufacturing breaks ground on $1.6 billion auto plant in Huntsville

A groundbreaking ceremony for the Mazda Toyota Manufacturing plant was held Friday morning at the Huntsville plant’s location in Limestone County....

Mojo’s “Bikes or Bust” going on now outside Ashley HomeStore to help local children in need

The WZYP “Bikes or Bust” event is underway! Now in its 16th year, “Bikes or Bust” has provided thousands of bicycles to local children in need. This...

Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals upholds two separate Houston County murder convictions

Attorney General Steve Marshall announced the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld the murder convictions of Clifford Warren Perry and Va’...

AL Sec. of State claims $100,000 in 2018 election fines

The Alabama Secretary of State’s Office is required to issue penalties to Political Action Committees (PACs) and Principle Campaign Committees (PCCs...

Alabama employment and jobs count hit record high for sixth consecutive month

For the sixth month in a row, a record number of people are working in Alabama. In October, the number of people counted as employed measured 2,122,...

No. 1 Alabama prepares for The Citadel's triple option

Alabama has brushed off two ranked division rivals without allowing a point and now faces The Citadel