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Alabama Candidate for Senate Invokes President Trump's Slogan

U.S. Senate candidate and former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore invokes President Donald Trump's campaign slogan with and added twist. Moore said, "I support President Trump's agenda of making America great again. But I submit to you that we can…

Fairfield Fire Chief Killed in Wreck on I-59

Birmingham, AL (WBRC) - Friends and loved ones are mourning the death of a Fairfield, Alabama fire chief who died in an interstate crash. Kevin Sutton was traveling with his wife and daughter Sunday, when an 18-wheeler crossed the median…

One Dead in Birmingham Multi-Vehicle Wreck

Birmingham, AL (WBRC) - An 18-wheeler and several other vehicles were involved in a fatal wreck Sunday in Birmingham, Alabama. One person died in the wreck. Three or four vehicles were involved. The people inside those two cars were transported…

Severe Weather Possible Monday Morning

Showers and thunderstorms will affect the area this morning through the early afternoon with the possibility of severe weather. Gusty, damaging winds will be the main concern. Hail and isolated tornadoes cannot be…

Some Alabama Crawfish Boils Pose Health Risk

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama Legislature is being asked to get involved with crawfish boils in the city of Mobile. The city has a tradition of bars cooking crawfish on…

Eufaula Crash Kills a 10-year-old, Injuries Five Others

A crash in Eufaula Friday night kills a 10-year-old. It happened on Eufaula Ave. near Washington St. and Davis St. around 8 p.m. a A Honda driven by a 34-year-old woman from Abbeville was driving north on Eufaula Ave. when…

Alabama Flags at Half Staff to Remember Tornado Victims

Alabama's governor ordered flags to be flown at half staff in memory of hundreds of storm victims. This is the sixth anniversary of the 62 deadly tornadoes which struck Alabama on April 27th, 2011. Governor Kay Ivey has declared April…

Lee County Gathering

An “old time” music festival is going on this weekend in downtown Loachapoka. It’s an all day jamming session of “mountain and folk time music” that’s been going on for 9…

Roy Moore Announces His Run For the U.S. Senate

Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore announced Wednesday April 26th he is running for the U.S. Senate seat previously held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The Republican who was suspended from the bench on accusations that he urged defiance of…

VIDEO FORECAST: Timing Out Tomorrow's Strong Storm Potential

After a quiet set of days weather-wise, our pattern turns more active beginning tomorrow. Don't be caught off-guard! A stormy Thursday is expected! A line of storms will be breaking up, but we may still have a few potent storms…

Faith-Based Adoption Bill Approved

Montgomery, AL (WIAT) - Lawmakers in Alabama approved a bill that would allow faith-based adoption agencies to refuse to let gay parents adopt children. The measure prohibits the state from refusing to license groups based on religious beliefs. That lets…

Who's Home is it Anyway? Yours or the Ants?

  Ant's are tiny little creatures that create a great big problem in the home and in the yard. In homes with kids and pets, there can be some hesitation about using some of the commercial chemicals to kill ants.…

Sunny and Warm Wednesday, T'storms Thursday

More sunshine today with highs in the low to mid 80s. Overnight temperatures will drop into the low to mid 60s. Showers and thunderstorms expected Thursday with some storms turning strong to severe…

Shoplifting Suspects Make a Clean Getaway at Hobby Lobby

Opelika police are looking for two bold shoplifters who made quite a haul at hobby lobby. Police say it happened one week ago April 18th at the hobby lobby on enterprise drive. A man and woman were inside the store…

Storms Return Thursday Morning Through Afternoon

After a few dry days, storms will return Thursday morning through the afternoon hours as a cold front passes through the area. Rumors of a potential severe weather events are swirling and we're here to give you the latest on…

Pedestrian Fatally Hit in Opelika

A woman in Opelika was fatally struck by a car Monday night. Opelika Police tell WLTZ First News at around 9:48pm, they received a call of a car crashing into a pedestrian on Fox Run Parkway. Police said in a…

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