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Operation Christmas Child

By: WVUA 23 News Reporter Savannah Denton Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan's Purse. Since 1993 Operation Christmas Child has been demonstrating God's love in a tangible way to children…

Roll Tide vs. War Eagle Book Drive

By WVUA23 News Student Reporter Gracie Fusco TUSCALOOSA - The District Attorney's offices in Tuscaloosa and Auburn have partnered once again for the second annual Iron Bowl Virtual Book Drive. This friendly competition is part of the Reach Out and Read…

UA research center helping fight Alabama's opioid crisis

By WVUA 23 News Student Reporter Giselle Hood TUSCALOOSA - The University of Alabama was recently chosen to help lead the fight against opioid addiction through the Southeast Regional Drug Data Center and Institute of Data and Analytics. The U.S.…

Nothport Mayor Bobby Herndon announces resignation

By WVUA23 News Student Reporter Gracie Fusco NORTHPORT - Mayor Bobby Herndon shocked the residents of Northport with his unexpected resignation. The Northport City Council voted 3-2 to accept Herndon's resignation. Herndon has served…

Tuscaloosa ministry aims to lower the crime rate

By WVUA 23 Student Reporter Karnera Gafford Tuscaloosa churches are partnering with residents to keep gun violence down in our communities. Local organizations like Restoration Ministries hope to help people before the…

Tuscaloosa's One Place hosts food pantry

By WVUA 23 News Student Reporter Emily Benito TUSCALOOSA - Tuscaloosa's One Place often partners with the West Alabama Food Bank and hosts mobile food pantries. Friday was one of those…

Rise Center hosts annual charity sale

By WVUA 23 News Student Reporter Daniel Tomas TUSCALOOSA -Shoppers got a head start on holiday shopping and helped a good cause during the Buy for Rise charity sale Friday and…

Tuscaloosa airport gets $1 million grant

By WVUA 23 News Student Reporter Giselle Hood TUSCALOOSA - U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell presented Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox with a check for $1 million on Thursday, Nov. 3. The…

Stillman College focuses on a day of giving

By WVUA 23 News Student Reporter Jeremiah Hatcher Stillman College is kicking off its annual "1876 Day of Giving" which will last 1 day, 8 hours, and 76 minutes. The annual event…

More improvements coming to Sokol Park

By WVUA 23 News Student Reporter Caleb Aguayo The Tuscaloosa County Park and Recreation Authority is getting more money from the city of Tuscaloosa for maintaining Sokol Park. On Tuesday the Tuscaloosa…