New Mexico musician linked to 2 rapes in Alabama ten years apart, others statewide years after his death

A former Albuquerque Philharmonic conductor and touring music competition judge has been identified as a suspect in the sexual assault of two women in Alabama decades ago and other violent assaults across the country. The Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit said Thursday DNA and genealogy studies concluded that Elliott L. Higgins of Jemez Springs, New Mexico, … Read more

Alabama QB over Will Levis, SEC defense attorneys say

MOBILE, Ala. ― With the NFL Draft just under three months away, there have already been a lot of quarterback discussions. It’s not going to stop anytime soon. Should Alabama football quarterback Bryce Young be first off the board? Or should Will Levis from Kentucky be the first chosen signal caller? Maybe even Ohio State’s … Read more

Huntsville Hospital CEO sees Medicaid expanding again in Alabama

The head of Huntsville Hospital Systems, North Alabama’s largest healthcare provider, expects another attempt to expand Medicaid coverage in the legislature this year. And he has a question for business leaders who oppose it. “When I speak to business leaders who oppose Medicaid expansion, I ask, ‘Why would you want to pay for it instead … Read more

APPEARANCE: The University of Alabama plane lands in South Bend ahead of the Tommy Rees interview

The news came shortly afterwards Tommy Rees was AlabamaThe Crimson Tide, the top pick for her offensive coordinator position, shows up for the Notre-Dame Assistant. To illustrate ESPN’s Chris Low reported Thursday afternoon that Fighting Irish offensive coordinator Nick Saban is the number one target to replace Bill O’Brien, who left Tuscaloosa for the New … Read more

Dothan City Schools recognize February as Alabama Career and Technical Education Month

Students and faculty from 17 career and technical education programs at Dothan Tech, Dothan Preparatory Academy and Carver 9th Grade Academy celebrate Alabama Career and Technical Education Month in February. Through this celebration, Dothan City Schools asks the community to join in getting involved and learning more about the critical role that career and technical … Read more

Three inmates die in Alabama jails over the weekend

Three inmates died in Alabama jails over the weekend, including two in one of the state’s deadliest prisons. Trenton Jamario White, who was 30; Justin Douglas Grubis, 43, of Madison, and a third man, 61, whose identity has yet to be revealed to next of kin, all died in custody at the Alabama Department of … Read more

Alabama Must-See: Black History Month offers great entertainment and learning activities

Kick off the weekend with Mardi Gras and ‘Dreamgirls’. Red Mountain Theater presents “Dreamgirls” Cheer on the young Chicago singing trio at the heart of “Dreamgirls” as they go from hopefuls to superstars. Full of Motown spirit, the story follows the Dreamettes on their breathtaking rise to fame. Egos are bruised, tempers flared and hearts … Read more

Alabama QB over Will Levis, SEC defense attorneys say

MOBILE, Ala. ― With the NFL Draft just under three months away, there have already been a lot of quarterback discussions. It’s not going to stop anytime soon. Should Alabama football quarterback Bryce Young be first off the board? Or should Will Levis from Kentucky be the first chosen signal caller? Maybe even Ohio State’s … Read more