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Tuscaloosa teen dies in car crash, two others teens injured

An 18-year-old teenager died after his 1997 Ford Explorer overturned Saturday just after 3:30 p.m. The crash happened on Old Lock 15 Road near Howse Camp Road, approximately 10 miles northeast of Tuscaloosa, in Tuscaloosa County. The Explorer was the…

UPDATE: 15-year-old dies in police chase

UPDATE:  The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) has released the name of the teen who they say allegedly led Tuscaloosa Police on a chase. Officers say 19-year-old Kevonta O. Hayward-Jackson of Tuscaloosa was the driver of the 2000 Ford Taurus…

Do you have what it takes to be part of the Druid City Derby?

Druid City Derby, Tuscaloosa's premier roller derby league, is holding its annual open recruitment nights on Monday January 9, 2023, and Wednesday January 11, 2023, 7pm to 8:30pm at Super Skate located on McFarland Blvd East. Recruitment is open to…

Two-vehicle crash claims the life of a Tuscaloosa woman

An 87-year old Tuscaloosa woman is dead after being involved in a two-car crash. It happened Thursday, Dec. 22 on Alabama 69 near the 138 mile marker, approximately four miles south of Tuscaloosa, in Tuscaloosa County. The Alabama Law Enforcement…

New Tuscaloosa group hosts community coat drive

By WVUA 23 News Reporter Gracie Johnson A new organization in Tuscaloosa is making its debut by trying to keep the community warm. The Diamonds ITR Foundation was founded by Brittany Watson…

Man found shot dead at Tuscaloosa apartment complex

The Tuscaloosa Violent Crime Unit is investigating after a 22-year-old man was found shot dead at an apartment complex in Tuscaloosa Tuesday evening. Tuscaloosa Police were called to Hodo Haven Apartments near the Interstate 20/59 overpass of McFarland Boulevard just…

Stillman plans public meeting for Saturday 

For the past year, Stillman College has been working on a grant with the Environmental Protection Agency to demolish Martin Luther King Jr. and Frank H.M. Williams dorms.   These dorms are…

Holidays on the Plaza opens Monday

The trees are up along the Tinsel Trail and the ice skating rink is in place for the grand opening of Holidays on the Plaza, opening at Government Plaza in…

Druid City Bicycle Club hosts annual Gobble-Cross

By: WVUA 23 Student Reporter Daniel Francis Druid City Bicycle Club will host its 7th annual Gobble-Cross Sunday, Nov. 20 at Sokol Park. Cyclo-cross is a sport where riders do laps around a multi-terrain track while avoiding obstacles. This course…

Fatal Crash on University Boulevard kills 1 early Saturday

One person is dead following an early-morning Saturday crash on University Boulevard East. Tuscaloosa Police were on the scene just after 4:30 a.m. after an SUV traveling east and a sedan traveling west were involved in a head-on collision near…

Head-on collision kills one person, injures another

Tuscaloosa Police are investigating an early morning crash that killed one person. According to police the crash happened shortly after 4:30 Saturday morning on the 3100 block of University Boulevard East in front of Old English Inn. Police said an…