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The Moody Music Building at The University of Alabama Catches Fire

Courtesy of: ABC3340 in Birmingham A portion of The University of Alabama caught fire Sunday afternoon. Multiple Tuscaloosa fire units were on scene at The Moody Music Building fighting the blaze. The fire started around 5:00 p.m. At several points flames could be seen through the large smoke cloud billowing from the building. Tuscaloosa Fire Chief Randy Smith says it…

Alabama Continues Preparations for Citrus Bowl Matchup with Michigan

Source: CBS Sports TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (UA Athletics) – The Alabama Crimson Tide put in another two hours of work on Friday, practicing in full pads at the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields.  Today’s session was the fifth of seven bowl practices in Tuscaloosa before the holiday break and 12 practices overall prior to Alabama’s matchup against No. 14 Michigan in the Vrbo Citrus…

No. 3 Alabama falls for first time this season to No. 2 LSU 46-41

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Joe Burrow passed for 393 yards and three touchdowns and No. 2 LSU (No. 1 in AP) snapped an eight-game losing streak to No. 3 Alabama (No. 2 in AP) with a 46-41 victory Saturday. The Tigers (9-0, 5-0 Southeastern Conference) are no longer second fiddle in the SEC West, or maybe in the playoff rankings….

UA and Tuscaloosa Continue Shared Goal of Growing Businesses

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – Officials say they expect new arrangements between the University of Alabama and Tuscaloosa’s business incubator to help entrepreneurs and generate new jobs. The Tuscaloosa News reports that the Bama Technology Incubator, which features on-campus support for startup companies, will now be known as Edge Labs. Officials say the name change is significant, as it will emphasize…

Red Level Track Athlete Signs with Alabama

A small town, Covington County student is receiving a chance not many from his area receive. Red Level High School senior Joel Phillips is Bama bound. On Wednesday, he signed as a preferred walk on to run track for the University of Alabama. “It’s a blessing because all year, I’ve been working hard,” Phillips says. Phillips was surrounded by his…

CBS Network Focuses on UA & Tuscaloosa

"What's Inside The SEC" series visits Tuscaloosa

As Shell Rotella presents in CBS Sports’ “What’s Inside the SEC” series, the home of the Crimson Tide touts everything from historic architecture to unmatched student-athlete traditions.   Categories: Alabama, News Tags: CBS TV, Crimson Tide, Shell Rotella, University of Alabama, Whats Inside The SEC

UA’s Incredible Nutrition Center

CBS Sports Report

See the CBS story HERE.   Categories: Alabama, Statewide Tags: CBS Sports, Crimson Tide, Nutrition Center, University of Alabama

Jail Records: UA SGA President Charged with DUI

Jarod Hunter was arrested in Tuscaloosa today.

Tuscaloosa County Jail records show Jarod Zakiya Hunter was arrested today and was released on a $1,000 bond. Last year, Hunter became the first African-American SGA candidate to run with the support of “The Machine”,  a secretive student political group. The University of Alabama released a statement that did not comment directly on the arrest, but quoted a spokeswoman, Monica…

i-TEAM: Trooper Shortage

If you drive Alabama’s roads, it’s hard not to notice who you don’t see much of: Alabama state troopers. You can drive for at least an hour in any direction without ever seeing one. It could be because they’re hiding, but most likely, it’s because there aren’t enough of them. Alabama only has 243 troopers on the job. That’s among…