- Life after storm: Survivors recall 2011 tornado outbreak Updated: Apr-30-16 10:11 am
DECATUR, Alabama - Each year on April 27, at precisely 4:05 p.m., the Guzman family performs a solemn ritual, releasing pink, purple and lime-green balloons in memory of Aurelia Guzman.
- Man in police custody dies while waiting in emergency room Updated: Apr-18-16 11:45 am
DECATUR, Alabama - An Alabama shoplifting suspect who was in police custody following his arrest at a Wal-Mart store died during a two-hour wait in a hospital emergency room, police said Monday.
- Northern Alabama church prepares for 150th anniversary Updated: Apr-16-16 11:36 am
DECATUR, Alabama - A northern Alabama church that formed as Ku Klux Klan violence and intimidation raged in the area will celebrate its 150th anniversary this month.
- State decertifies owner of 9 group homes in northern Alabama Updated: Apr-15-16 3:45 pm
DECATUR, Alabama - The Alabama Department of Mental Health decertified the owner of nine group homes in northern Alabama.
- Auburn University student struck and killed by train Updated: Apr-11-16 6:33 am
AUBURN, Alabama - Authorities say an Auburn University student has been struck and killed by a train.
- Music: The universal language for Decatur students Updated: Apr-10-16 10:30 am
DECATUR, Alabama - Hushed whispers spoken in Spanish faded as a woman with a violin perched on her shoulder took her place in front of the students. In the makeshift classroom of Austin High School's auditorium lobby, she spoke slowly and repeated the directions.
- Tennessee pilot makes emergency river landing in Alabama Updated: Apr-08-16 8:41 am
DECATUR, Alabama - A dead battery apparently is to blame after an airplane had to make an emergency landing in the Tennessee River at Decatur, Alabama.