severe storms

Thursday storm damages homes in Hale County

Several families in the Hale County area are facing major damage to their homes or property after heavy storms blew through the county and much of the state Thursday morning. Donnie…

Flash floods after area storms

  With tornadoes in surrounding areas, flash flooding developed in Tuscaloosa Wednesday evening from heavy rainfall. The traffic was steady at 15th Street and Hackberry Lane, but drivers had to navigate…

7 hurt in Arkansas tornado as storms move into Deep South

By KEN MILLER and JILL BLEED Associated Press Severe storms that included at least two confirmed tornadoes injured several people, damaged homes and businesses and downed power lines in Mississippi and Tennessee. That's after they spread damage in Arkansas, Missouri…

Hale County prepares for March 30 storms

When it comes to storm paths, it seems like Hale County can't catch a break. In February, an EF2 tornado killed one person in Sawyerville and injured eight others. Just last week,…

Northport mobile home community fed up with flooding

By WVUA 23 News Reporter A'Leeyah Ponder Every time it rains residents living in Northport's Willowbrook Trailer Park worry their homes will once again wind up flooded or inaccessible, as the area has been the…

Storms ahead: Here’s how to stay weather aware

By WVUA 23 News Reporter Gracie Johnson When bad weather's brewing, it's important that you're aware and ready in case disaster strikes. The first step? Keeping an eye on the weather. These days it's…

Storm survivors bracing for Round 2 of severe weather Thursday

The Hale County Emergency Management Agency spent today handing out tarps for families still needing repairs on their homes ahead of Thursday's severe weather. It's been two weeks since an EF2 tornado ripped through the rural Hale County community of…