A lifelong Alabama resident, Stephen has spent 10 years reporting for various media outlets in the Tuscaloosa area, including stints at the Crimson White, the Birmingham News and AL.com, the Tuscaloosa News and more before joining the team at Townsquare Media, where he now serves as the editor-in-chief of the Tuscaloosa Thread.
New Halloween Party Store Opens in Tuscaloosa
A massive new Halloween party store opened Wednesday on Skyland Boulevard as the Birmingham-based PartyWOW weighs opening a year-round location in Tuscaloosa.
TPD Seeking Suspect Who Stole SUV With Infant Inside
The Tuscaloosa Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify a man who was caught on camera stealing a car with a 16-month-old toddler inside Sunday night.
Body Found At McFarland Boulevard Gas Station, Foul Play Not Suspected
Police are investigating after a body was discovered at a gas station on McFarland Boulevard in Tuscaloosa Tuesday morning.
Northport City Leaders Break Ground on $15 Million Hotel
Officials in Northport broke ground Tuesday morning on a 100-room, $15 million Courtyard Marriott hotel expected to open on Bridge Avenue in Fall 2021.
3 Hospitalized at DCH After Monday Night Shooting
The multi-agency Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit has taken over the investigation and is interviewing witnesses and collecting physical evidence from the scene.
The Strip’s Iconic Houndsooth Sports Bar Adds Robust Food Menu
One of the most popular bars on the Tuscaloosa Strip is adding a full dinner menu, offering patrons 20 choices of appetizers, entrees, wings and sides.
TPD Issues AMBER Alert for Infant In Car Stolen Sunday
The Tuscaloosa Police Department has issued an AMBER Alert for an infant who was in the back of a vehicle stolen from a local grocery store Sunday.
Tuscaloosa County Murder Victim Was Suspect’s Wife
Police believe the 43-year-old woman was shot and killed by her husband in a remote area north of Brookwood near the Jefferson County line.
Suspect in Custody After Deadly Tuscaloosa County Shooting
A suspect is in custody after a fatal shooting in a rural area of northeast Tuscaloosa County early Sunday morning, according to investigators.
“If I Can’t Have Her, No One Can”: Suspect in July Murder Jailed
The 23-year-old accused of killing a young woman in Tuscaloosa last month was allegedly distraught over their breakup, according to court records filed Friday.