A lifelong Alabama resident, Stephen has spent 12 years reporting for various media outlets in the Tuscaloosa area, including stints at the Crimson White, the Birmingham News and AL.com, the Tuscaloosa News and more before joining the team at Townsquare Media, where he now serves as the editor-in-chief of the Tuscaloosa Thread.
Tuscaloosa Man Charged with Invading Home, Killing Dog & Attempted Murder
A Tuscaloosa man has been charged with a series of felonies after he allegedly broke into a woman's house, killed a dog there and then shot another man.
Los Angeles Man Charged with Human Trafficking, Soliciting Porn from Child in Tuscaloosa
A registered sex offender from Los Angeles has been charged with a brace of felonies in Tuscaloosa, where police accuse him of human trafficking, soliciting pornography from a child and more.
University of Alabama Seeks to Minimize Disruption of Super 7 Games, GOP Debate
The University of Alabama is a busy place this week as the Capstone prepares to host both the Super 7 title games and the fourth Republican Primary Presidential Debate.
Tuscaloosa Police Identify Jane Doe Killed Walking on Highway Monday
Police in Tuscaloosa have identified the woman who was fatally struck by a passing vehicle as she walked on McFarland Boulevard early Monday morning.
Tuscaloosa Leaders Cut Ribbon on $10 Million River District Pedestrian Bridge
The city of Tuscaloosa celebrated the completion of a major $10 million infrastructure project linking key parts of the growing River District downtown.
9-Year-Old Seriously Hurt After Falling from Trailer During West Alabama Christmas Parade
A 9-year-old was badly injured Monday night after he fell from a trailer during the West Alabama Christmas Parade in Tuscaloosa.
Reform Police Officer Placed On Leave Over Video Showing Her Taser and Mock Handcuffed Driver
A West Alabama police officer has been placed on administrative leave after she was filmed mocking a handcuffed man she Tasered while he was unresisting.
Oxford’s Famous Big Bad Breakfast Coming to Downtown Tuscaloosa
A beloved breakfast concept from a James Beard Award-winning chef in Oxford, Mississippi is coming soon to downtown Tuscaloosa.
Franchisee’s Bankruptcy Closes A Tuscaloosa Wendy’s, Others Remain Open For Now
A quick service restaurant franchisee permanently closed one of their locations in Tuscaloosa last month before declaring Chapter 11 bankruptcy, leaving questions about their other five locations in the region.
Outlaw Country’s Cody Jinks Coming to Tuscaloosa’s Mercedes-Benz Amphitheater
Outlaw Country star Cody Jinks is coming to Tuscaloosa next summer for a show at the just-renamed Mercedes-Benz Amphitheater, promoters announced Friday.