tuscaloosa county school system

Deputies welcome students back to school Wednesday

Wednesday marked the end of summer break for many students around Tuscaloosa County, as Tuscaloosa City and Tuscaloosa County students headed back to their classrooms. At Englewood Elementary School in south…

Crestmont Elementary named 2022 Model School

By WVUA 23 News Reporter Karnera Gafford Crestmont Elementary School in Tuscaloosa County is one of 30 schools across the U.S. named a 2022 Model School by the International Center for Leadership in Education.…

Hillcrest Middle fight example of much larger problem

More and more school fights are being planned, videoed and posted to social media. This time at Hillcrest Middle School, and in a video shared to an anonymous Instagram account. Megan Templeton told WVUA 23 the video shows her 13-year-old…

Afterschool program offers resources, hands-on support

Local nonprofit and afterschool program Lift Alabama is leading individuals forward together. Lift Alabama’s program provides resources, hands-on support and education to ensure students reach their full potential.  And best…