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Bama and Arkansas lock up for unfinished business

By  WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Jeremy Bryant The Arkansas Razorbacks are making a trip to Tuscaloosa for the chance to claim bragging rights after both teams got to embarrass the other on their home floor. Alabama will host Arkansas at…

10th annual Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival is next week

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyrsten Eller The 10th annual Tuscaloosa Africana Film Festival, co-sponsored by the University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences, will be held virtually next week. Six acclaimed movies from the African continent and the…

University of Alabama approves opioid research center

By WVUA 23 News Reporter Ryan Gillin The University of Alabama is getting a new research center devoted to the prevention, treatment and management of substance abuse disorders. The Center for Substance Use Research…

What we learned as Alabama basketball defeats Ole Miss 97-83

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday Alabama basketball traveled to Oxford, Mississippi, to face the Ole Miss Rebels Wednesday night, and the Crimson Tide took home the win 97-83. The Crimson Tide broke their two-game losing streak and road…

Parking on the Strip was already frustrating. Now it's worse

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyrsten Eller As students returned to Tuscaloosa from winter break, many were shocked to see the former stretch of parallel parking spots along the Strip, located on University Boulevard, turned into yellow-lined loading zones. But…

Alabama students launching satellite BAMA-1

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyrsten Eller After three years of hard work, students at the University of Alabama are seeing their efforts pay off this week as their satellite, BAMA-1, will be launched…

Alabama looks to end 2-game losing streak

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday Alabama basketball will travel to Oxford, Mississippi, this Wednesday to take on the Ole Miss Rebels. The Crimson Tide looks to end a two-game losing streak, while the Rebels look to bounce back…

What's wrong with Alabama basketball?

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter AJ Holliday After Saturday's loss to the Kentucky Wildcats, Alabama basketball dropped to 14-9, 4-6 SEC. The Crimson Tide are 4-6 in its last 10 games, and have dropped three of its last four contests.…

Alabama makes an impression at 2022 Senior Bowl

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Jeremy Bryant The Reese's Senior Bowl passed with a couple of the biggest impact players from this year's national championship runner-up team making their presence known. The 73rd edition of the senior bowl was played…

Alabama System approves Crimson Standard Phase II

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyrsten Eller University of Alabama Athletics is moving forward with Phase II of the Crimson Standard Initiative, which includes a new competition arena for basketball and gymnastics, as well as a practice facility for the…

Alabamians can't handle cold. Here's how to deal

By: WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Sierra Fletcher TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Since the start of the new year, Tuscaloosa has been experiencing some major weather changes. Here in Tuscaloosa, locals are used to sunny skies and warm weather, however for the…

MyBama Update Gets Mixed Reviews From Students

By WVUA Contributor Melanie Bumpus Many University of Alabama students, faculty and staff say they're not too happy with a recent major update to MyBama, an interactive web portal providing 24/7 access to resources including class information, time cards and…

Economists predict major growth trends for state economy

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyrsten Eller Alabama’s economy could see an increase in growth this year as the state continues to reopen commerce in the wake of COVID-19, according to researchers at The University of Alabama. UA economists predict…

Herb Jones selected to NBA Rising Stars game

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Jeremy Bryant Former Alabama basketball standout Herb Jones has been chosen to participate in this year's 2022 All-Star Clorox Rising Stars game. Jones was selected 35th in the 2021 draft to the New Orleans Pelicans…

Capstone Agency bringing back in-person CreateAThon

By WVUA 23 News Reporter A’Leeyah Ponder Several lucky nonprofits are close to getting a whole team of marketing professionals giving their organization 24 hours of undivided attention as the University of Alabama's Capstone Agency is gearing up for its…

New Culverhouse program offers free tutoring and job training

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyrsten Eller Free tutoring and job skill training sessions will soon be available to all West Alabama residents through the University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Business. Culverhouse Learning Initiative and Financial Training will begin…