COVID-19 Cases Continue to Climb Statewide, 10 in Tuscaloosa County
The Alabama Department of Public Health has identified 76 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus in 24 hours.
Latest: 10 COVID-19 Cases in Tuscaloosa County, 242 Statewide
Cases in Jefferson County climbed to 91 Tuesday. Lee County is home to 26 cases, Shelby County to 27 and Madison County to 21.
Mercedes Plant to Host Blood Drive to Assist Critically Low DCH System
MBUSI will host LifeSouth in the Vance plant’s Admin 1 parking lot from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday and aim to collect donations from up to 30 donors per hour.
Half of COVID-19 Samples from Tuscaloosa County Insufficient or Spoiled
Although more than 1,000 samples have been taken in Tuscaloosa County from patients who fear they have COVID-19 coronavirus, more than half of those samples were insufficient or spoiled and will not return a conclusive result.
Problems Render Some Tuscaloosa COVID-19 Tests Inconclusive
Some samples taken from Alabama patients tested for the COVID-19 coronavirus are returning inconclusive because of issues transporting the samples to Montgomery for analysis.
City & County Schools Announce Free Breakfast & Lunch Program Amid Shutdowns
The nutrition programs at the Tuscaloosa County School System and Tuscaloosa City Schools have announced they will provide free school breakfast and lunches for area children amid the statewide shutdown of public schools caused by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
267 Tested for COVID-19 in Tuscaloosa Monday, DCH Limits Visitors
307 people asked to be tested for COVID-19, commonly known as coronavirus, in Tuscaloosa Monday and 267 met the recommended criteria for a screening, a DCH Regional Medical Center administrator said Tuesday afternoon.
Public Events Nixed Until April 30, Including Amp Shows & Mayor’s Cup
Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox extended the city's cancellation of all public events from March 31st until April 30th Tuesday afternoon, bringing the total number of canceled or postponed events to more than 300.
Murder Suspect Was Victim’s Cousin, Past Dispute May be Motive
Kenneth White, who stands accused of fatally shooting a man at the Fosters boat landing Saturday, was the victim's cousin.
Daily Town Hall Broadcasts To Keep Tuscaloosa Updated on COVID-19
Townsquare Media Tuscaloosa will air a Town Hall broadcast on all eight of our radio stations every afternoon at 5 p.m. for the foreseeable future.