Posted: 12/31/2009 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A Birmingham area animal welfare group has fired its director amid allegations of animal cruelty.
Posted: 12/31/2009 - HOMEWOOD, Ala. (AP) - Homewood police are investigating the city's first homicide of 2009.
Posted: 12/31/2009 - TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Churches around Alabama are observing Watch Night, joining a nationwide celebration of freedom officially granted to thousands of black people on New Year's Day 147 years ago.
Posted: 12/31/2009 - State attorney general joins with other AG's to protest "back room deal" allegedly made to insure passage of Senate health care bill
Updated: 12/31/2009 - A Eufaula police officer has been arrested and charged with theft of property after $20,000 went missing.
Posted: 12/31/2009 - A judge in Florence has ordered a 32-year-old man to spend the rest of his life in prison for trying to kill the brother of a man shot to death two years ago hours before he was to testify at a trial.
Posted: 12/30/2009 - MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The former head of voter registration in the Alabama Secretary of State's office has lost another round in a five-year battle to get her job back.
Posted: 12/30/2009 - OXFORD, Ala. (AP) - Police say an Oxford man has been killed after he shot and injured an officer with a shotgun pellet.
Posted: 12/30/2009 - MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The Alabama Supreme Court has ruled out bail for a Montgomery man charged with capital murder in the death of his wife, a pet store owner who disappeared nine years ago.
Posted: 12/30/2009 - An Abbeville man has been charged with three counts of Conspiracy to Commit Murder.
Posted: 12/30/2009 - Jefferson County has appealed a court-ordered $50.3 million taxpayer refund of occupational taxes and business license fees to the Alabama Supreme Court.
Posted: 12/30/2009 - ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) - A family of six has been hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoning after a heater switch in their home malfunctioned.
Posted: 12/29/2009 - Alabama governor candidate banned by GOP group
Posted: 12/29/2009 - Smoking will no longer be allowed and tobacco products will be banned from Alabama mental health facilities after Jan. 4.
Posted: 12/29/2009 - A Slocomb woman is arrested in connection with a fatal Houston County crash that happened over the weekend.
Posted: 12/29/2009 - Two Chilton County men have been charged with murder after authorities discovered the body of an 18-year-old shot and burning in a field.
Posted: 12/28/2009 - Country Crossing brings NBC’s 2009 winner of America’s Got Talent, Kevin Skinner, and fan-favorite LoCash Cowboys to the venue’s first New Year’s Eve Celebration.
Posted: 12/28/2009 - Odd news from around the globe.
Posted: 12/27/2009 - A 14-year-old girl was killed and three other teens injured in a car crash in St. Clair County.
Updated: 12/26/2009 - Jefferson County's interim finance director says the county faces 5 percent across-the-board cuts if the economy doesn't improve.
Updated: 12/26/2009 - Officials say a small plane crashed in northeastern Alabama in the Talladega National Forest, killing one person aboard.
Posted: 12/25/2009 - TOWN CREEK, Ala. (AP) - Lawrence County authorities have suspended the search for a Leighton man who went missing after a dogfighting raid.