Morning commuters get an unexpected message warning of the dangers of multiculturalism

Candace Sweat ABC 33/40 Some morning rush hour commuters in Birmingham saw new signs spread across overpasses along  I-65. The signs read “Anti-racist is a code word for anti white.” No one knows who’s behind this or exactly the point… Continue Reading

Assistant to Birmingham Mayor William Bell charged with money laundering related to heroin and cocaine distribution probe

Kent Faulk AL.com BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – Kenneth Lee Crittenden, who works as an assistant to Birmingham Mayor William Bell scheduling events at the Crossplex sports complex, has been indicted on a money laundering charge related to a heroin and cocaine… Continue Reading

Judge denies new trial for former Birmingham police officer sentenced to 100 years for arson convictions

Kent Faulk al.com BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – A judge this morning denied a request for a new trial by a former police officer who was sentenced to 100 years in prison for his conviction related to arson fires last year in… Continue Reading

JeffCo, AL: Bankruptcy plan would saddle system with more risky debt, water board analysis says

Kyle Whitmire al.com BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — When compared to the debt structures of comparable water and sewer utilities, Jefferson County’s proposed bankruptcy plan could be best described in terms of a children’s game. One of these things is not like… Continue Reading

Body surfaces in water at Birmingham’s East Lake Park

Carol Robinson AL.com BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – A body surfaced at East Lake Park, where authorities have been searching for a missing Jefferson County man since Monday. Jefferson County sheriff’s deputies and Birmingham police and firefighters flocked to the scene shortly… Continue Reading

Birmingham City Councilwoman Lashunda Scales charged with ethics, voter violations

Joseph D. Bryant al.com BIRMINGHAM Alabama — Birmingham City Councilwoman Lashunda Scales has been charged with three felony counts accusing her of using her position for personal gain and voter intimidation. Scales turned herself in around 10 a.m. today and… Continue Reading