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Cobb County Detention Center
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Justin Ross Harris Found Guilty of Murder After Leaving Son in Hot Car

On June 18, 2014, Justin Ross Harris strapped his 22-month-old son Cooper into his car seat, went for breakfast and then work, forgetting his son was in the car.

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James Spann
James Spann
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James Spann’s Weekend Football Forecast

James Spann Football Forecast: Today is the 54th consecutive day with no rain in Tuscaloosa but the end of next week is promising.  The High school FB forecast, 63 at kick, 54 degrees in the 4th Quarter...

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Watson
Watson
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Missing Northport Man’s Body Found

The search for Morris Watson, a missing Northport man is over.   Tuscaloosa Police found his body in a concrete dump site nearly 50 miles from his home this morning...

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Fake Fliers in Northport Area saying VOTE tomorrow

Tuscaloosa County Probate Judge Hardy McCollum says his office is investigating FAKE FLIERS telling people to vote tomorrow rather than today...

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Drought Monitor map
Drought Monitor map
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No-Burn Order for Entire State of Alabama

Today Governor Robert Bentley expanded the drought-related state of emergency declaration to all 67 Alabama counties.   The entire state of Alabama is now under a "no-burn" order, prohibiting any and all outdoor burning due to the risk of wildfire...

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Killer Captured in Alabaster, Police say “Brutal Crime”

Alabaster police have arrested Michael Anthony Powell, who apparently robbed an gas station, and took a female clerk into the restroom and shot her in the head...

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James Spann Tweet
James Spann Tweet
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James Spann, Tuscaloosa’s Most Trusted Source on 953 The Bear!

It's official, TODAY is the warmest November day EVER...87 degrees in Tuscaloosa.  We do have a small chance of rain on Thursday evening in West Alabama, but don't hold your breath...

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Shelby Co Explosion
Shelby Co Explosion
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“God Please Help Us!” -Wild Bill

Today at 2:45pm contractors where attempting to flush a line by digging and an incredible explosion resulted.  This is the same pipeline that leaked more than 300,000 gallons of gas back in early September...

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U.S. Drought Monitor, Oct 27th, 2016
U.S. Drought Monitor, Oct 27th, 2016
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Alabama’s Drought, The Worst We’ve in 5 Years

Did you know, wildfires have burned more than 12,000 acres statewide in Alabama in the last 30 days?  The latest federal statistics show Alabama is locked in a severe drought, and James Spann says no substantial rainfall is predicted in the next 5 days...

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Tuscaloosa Co Sheriffs Dept   Photo
Tuscaloosa Co Sheriffs Dept Photo
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MISSING PERSON: Northport’s Search for Morris David Watson

Have you seen this man around Tuscaloosa/Northport?  The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Division is currently searching for a missing person.  His name is Morris David Watson and he has been missing since September 16, 2016. Watson was last seen in the 4900 block of Highway 171 in Northport.

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