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Brush fire breaks out in Morris

A brush fire in Morris spread from a homeowner’s backyard Tuesday prompting the response from multiple fire departments.

Break-ins

Unlocked cars leading cause of break-ins

It sounds like common sense but officers in Homewood, Hoover, Vestavia Hills, and Trussville say they are dealing with a lot of break-ins wh…

Internet safety

Teaching kids about internet safety

Nearly all adolescents and teens use the internet and can fall victim to online predators and scammers. Now a national program is underway t…

Minimum wage

Many college grads making minimum wage

Having a college degree doesn't guarantee you a high-paying job. About 260,000 graduates made at or below the federal minimum wage of $7.25 …

Tornado sirens

Policy changes for tornado sirens

As Alabama moves into tornado season, some municipalities are changing their policies regarding outdoor sirens. Some emergency responders co…