Memorial Dedicated To Lynching Victims, Emmett Till, Unveiled At Montgomery MuseumIncluded on the monument is the name of Chicago teen Emmett Till whose brutal death in Mississippi in 1955 helped bring the civil rights movement to national attention.
'Mockingbird' Author Compared Hometown To Elvis' GracelandIn her letter to the late Charles Weldon Carruth, an old friend and fellow Alabama native, Lee bemoaned both an interstate sign pointing the way to Monroeville and the prevalence of mockingbird images in the city of about 5,900 people, which is located 90 miles north of Mobile.
Frontier Airlines To Offer Direct Flights From Alabama To Chicago, Denver In 2019Service will begin May 1 with one-way fares as low as $39 for passengers heading to Chicago who reserve flights before midnight Wednesday.
Alabama Pastor Cuts Up Nike Gear During SermonHe was greeted by cheers, laughs and eventually, what appeared to be, a standing ovation from his congregation.
Man Walks 20 Miles To First Day Of Work, Given A Car For His EffortIt was supposed to be Walter Carr's first day of work with a moving company Sunday when his car broke down.
Alabama Plan To Arm School Principals Draws Mixed ReactionAt least one local school district near Dayton, Ohio, has installed gun safes in schools so workers can get to weapons if a shooting occurs.
Febreze Freshens Up Town After 'Poop Train' Wreaks HavocCarloads of the odor-eliminating products, produced by Procter & Gamble, were recently delivered to residents in Parrish, Alabama after a New York City "poop train" was hauled away on April 17.
Puppy Named 'Monster' Becomes 'Hero' By Saving Owner From FireAn Alabama homeowner says his new puppy saved his life after the man's front yard went up in flames.
Man Wanted For Lake County Robbery Charges Arrested In AlabamaBurkett A. Davidson Sr. remained held at the Mobile County Jail in Alabama pending extradition to Lake County.
FBI's Violent Crime Statistics For Every City In AmericaThe FBI's violent crime report is not a ranking — there are no winners, no losers. Mostly, these statistics are here to help individual cities track their crime over long periods of time...
A Music Lover's Guide To The SouthGuide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers
ACMs 2015: Off-Camera Awards Winners: Luke Bryan, Eric Church, MoreAlabama and Loretta Lynn also scored pre-telecast awards.
Civil Rights Leader Rev. Willie Barrow DiesBarrow was one of the founders of the Chicago chapter of Operation Breadbasket, which became Operation PUSH. Barrow had been hospitalized for more than a week with a blood clot in her lung.
Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert Among ACM Party for a Cause PerformersThe annual two-day party also features Dierks Bentley, Florida Georgia Line, Clint Black, Kenny Rogers, Darius Rucker, Dwight Yoakam, Alabama and the Eli Young Band.
Report: Mel Tucker Hired As Alabama's Secondary CoachTucker coordinated a much-maligned Bears defense the past two seasons.