Birmingham, AL

Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson under investigation for workplace misconduct

The Carolina Panthers founder and owner Jerry Richardson is under investigation for allegations of workplace misconduct.<p>The team said Friday former …

Carolina Panthers

Woman accused of aggravated child abuse has bond reduction request denied

A Tuscaloosa woman accused of attempted murder and aggravated child abuse had her bond reduction request denied.<p>Cecily Burton was arrested on August …

Crime

Marco’s Pizza hosting month-long fundraiser in honor of Maggie Bowles

By J.R. TidwellEditorTRUSSVILLE — It has now been about four months since 6-year-old Maggie Bowles of Trussville died as a result of injuries …

Trussville WOw! House: Move In Ready Home In Oak Gardens

This home is convenient to downtown Trussville, where new shops and restaurants are being built this coming year.<p>TRUSSVILLE, AL - Come see this …

Houses

Teacher Of The Year Announced At Greystone And Berry For 2017

McLaughlin and Clark have the honor of being named Hoover's elementary and secondary teachers of the year, respectively.<p>HOOVER, AL — District school …

Education

Federal Court Lays Down Ruling On Hoover Rezoning Debate

Rezoning of Hoover schools will go into effect at the beginning of the 2018-2019 academic year. Updated maps to be made available ASAP.<p>HOOVER, AL — …

Judiciary

Which Restaurants Are Open On Christmas?

Although most businesses tend to close on Christmas Day, there are some restaurants that remain open on the holiday.<p>BIRMINGHAM, AL - While most …

Restaurants

Doug Jones Senate Win Helped By Black Women, Millennial Voters

A strong turnout by black women voters and a strong suburban support helped Doug Jones defeat Roy Moore.<p>BIRMINGHAM, AL - Although Republican Roy …

Elections

Drae Jackson, Birmingham native, to premiere HBCU documentary in hometown next month

By Ariel Worthy<p>The Birmingham Times<p>Drae Jackson oversees an international talent representation, management, marketing, music label and entertainment …

HBCUs

Hoover Schools End The 2017 Fiscal Year In A Surplus Of Funds

Hoover's school system ended the 2017 fiscal year with a $27 million surplus. This money has been moved to the bank and is on reserve.<p>HOOVER, AL — As …

Economy

Airbnb host arrested after woman finds hidden camera in rental property

A South Carolina man is facing charges after a 26-year-old woman found a hidden camera in his Airbnb rental, police say.<p>Cesar Adan Mendez Fuentes, …

Crime

Signature Homes Gained Prelim Approval For Additional Home Sites

Hoover Planning and Zoning Board gives Lake Wilborn's proposed 71 home sites preliminary approval on Monday, Dec. 11.<p>HOOVER, AL — One of Hoover's …

Housing

Armed Fugitive Captured In Northern Jefferson County

An Ashland man wanted on several outstanding warrants including a parole violation was arrested Tuesday evening in north Jefferson County.<p>BIRMINGHAM, …

Crime

Roy Moore releases statement on Senate election, says campaign waiting on final count

Republican Roy Moore released a statement Wednesday night saying his campaign is still awaiting certification before conceding the U.S. Senate race …

Abraham Lincoln

Avoid Scams When Buying Gifts Online

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office warns people this holiday shopping season of online scams.<p>BIRMINGHAM, AL - A growing number of consumers each …

Money

Pelham Ranked No. 3 In Latest List For Alabama's Safest Cities

Safe Home has ranked Pelham 3rd and Pelham 4th in it's Alabama's Safest Cities rankings.<p>PELHAM, AL — According to a recent poll on safehome.org, …

College & University

Record Sale Of $7.3 Million For Apartment Complex In Pelham

The record purchase price for Pelham was just set as the Terrace 31 Apartments located off of Highway 31 sold for just over $7M.<p>PELHAM, AL — The real …

Real Estate

Wallet Snatchers On The Loose In Hoover, Alabaster

Wallet stolen from Hoover Whole Foods. A card was then used at a Target with $900 worth of fraudulent charges.<p>HOOVER, AL — Hoover Police Department …

Why Roy Moore is refusing to concede the Alabama Senate race to Doug Jones

Why Roy Moore is refusing to concede the Alabama Senate race to Doug Jones<p>Updated: 9:30 AM CST Dec 13, 2017<p>WVTM 13 Digital<p>Roy Moore is planning to …

Equality

WOW! House Sitting On Mallard Lake In The Heart Of Hoover

229 Eden View Drive backs up to beautiful Mallard Lake. Check it out today!<p>Price: $500,000<br>• Square Feet:<br>• Bedrooms: 5<br>• Bathrooms: 4 Full and 1 Half …

Houses

Republican Sen. Richard Shelby played crucial role in Democrat Doug Jones' Senate win

Credit six-term Republican Sen. Richard Shelby for Democrat Doug Jones' shocking win in Alabama.<p>That's according to senators from both …

Richard Shelby

Pelham WOW! House On Half Cul-De-Sac Lot In Indian Hills

2602 Mesquite Circle in Pelham's Indian Hills neighborhood is a wonderful place to call home. This charmer is also zoned for Pelham schools.<p>Price: …

Houses

Roy Moore Continues To 'Wait On God;' Not Conceding Yet (Watch)

Moore told his supporters to let the recount process play itself out. "That's what we've got to do," he said.<p>BIRMINGHAM, AL — A day after multiple …

Elections

December 13: Recent Jobs On The Pelham-AL Job Board

New Jobs Listed in Pelham-AL - check out the Patch Job Board<p>Employers: head to MyPatch to post a job.<p>No account? Click here to register instantly for …

Employment

Voter turnout exceeds Alabama Sec of State John Merrill’s expectations

(WIAT) — Alabama’s Secretary of State John Merrill has told CBS 42 News that he predicts 25 percent voter turnout in today’s election.<p>Alabama …

Elections

Hitting The Polls In Hoover: U.S. Senate Special Election

Turn out for the Special Election of Alabama U.S. Senate has been steady this morning, expecting to pick up throughout the afternoon.<p>HOOVER, AL — …

Elections

Birmingham City Council Passes Budget 6 Months Into Fiscal Year

The City of Birmingham has finally passed its budget six months into its fiscal year.<p>BIRMINGHAM, AL - The Birmingham City Council finally passed its …

Polls: Moore Has Slight Edge Over Jones Heading Into Election

With several [polls showing different data, the average of all polls in the Alabama Senate race shows Roy Moore holding a slight lead.<p>BIRMINGHAM, AL …

Elections

Toddler uses sign language to call for help while on Santa's lap

Plenty of children get antsy when placed on Santa's lap for a picture, but one Maryland toddler went so far as to send an elaborate SOS.<p>Kerry Spencer …

Language

5 amazing holiday experiences across central Alabama

5 amazing holiday experiences across central Alabama<p>Updated: 5:16 PM CST Dec 11, 2017<p>Here are five amazing holiday activities in central Alabama that …

Christmas