I was born in Chicago, IL but moved to rural Aliceville, AL before fate landed me in the City of Champions. I can be heard during the midday, sometimes speaking with eloquence and professionalism. But every now and then, I have to "bring it on home," and you'd swear you were talking to a cousin or good friend. I have no problem making fun of myself, giving compliments, or saying what most people are thinking. That's just me!
23 Deaths at Alabama Veterans Nursing Home Said to be from COVID-19
Almost two dozen people have died at the Bill Nichols State Veterans Home in Alexander City as a result of the virus.
AL Man Allegedly Sexually Assaulted 1-year-old while Her Grandmother Live Streamed It
Steven Anthony Jackson,19, allegedly performed sexual acts on a 1-year-old girl while the baby’s grandmother is said to have live streamed it on a porn site!
PARA Announced Reopening (with Limits) of Activity Centers
The Tuscaloosa County Parks & Recreation Authority has announced the reopening of six of its seven activity centers and outlined the limits currently in place.
Alabama Legislature Approves Funding for Committee to Look into Preterm Labor and Maternal…
The state legislature to approve funding for a committee to review autopsies and medical records of women who died from childbirth complications.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Icon Little Richard Dead at 87
Rock 'n' Roll icon Little Richard gave the world a major "wop-bop-a-loo-bop-a-lop-bam-boom” this morning, as his death was announced. He was 87.
Birmingham Officer Under Fire for Walmart Customer Take Down
When one woman attempted to shop without a mask at a Walmart store in Roebuck, store security used force in removing her from the store.
West Alabama Entrepreneurs are Opening Dollar Stores
A new dollar store has opened in Tuscaloosa's West End, and there was a groundbreaking for another in Sawyerville Friday morning.
Steve Harvey and Black Men Sound Off on Ahmaud Arbery Killing
WTUG Morning Show host Steve Harvey and other Black men in West Alabama and elswhere express their disdain for the death of Ahmaud Arbery and what it means for each of them.
Tuscaloosa Police Rounding Up Offenders in High Crime Areas
In just two weeks, officers are said to have arrested 65 people on a total of 103 charges. Tuscaloosa Police Chief Brent Blankley said they will continue to target areas where criminal activity is reported.
Veteran Charged in Shooting Death of 11-year-old Trussville Boy
Joshua Burks, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and middle school teacher, is charged in the death of 11-year-old Troy Ellis, who was shot during a hunting trip.