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Florida woman goes into labor, stops to vote before going to hospital

A pregnant woman in Florida was on her way to the hospital to give birth, but she made a detour to cast her vote in the 2020 election.
  • National

Dodgers win 1st World Series title since 1988

The Dodgers posted the best record in the majors during this pandemic-shortened season, then rallied in the final game to claim a most elusive crown.

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Thursday is the last day to apply for an absentee ballot

  Activists seek to repeal Alabama Memorial Preservation Act of 2017

  Will Alabama adopt early voting?

  RESULTS: AHSAA volleyball tournament results; Plainview in 3A Finals at noon

  DeKalb County Toys for Tots application deadline ending soon

Right now, families in need can apply at the Department of Human Resources Food Stamp Office in Fort Payne.
  • National

  Zeta barrels across Southeast after battering weary coast

Zeta sped across the Southeast on Thursday, leaving a trail of damage and more than 2 million homes and businesses in the dark in Atlanta and beyond after pounding New Orleans with winds and water that splintered homes and were blamed for at least three deaths.

  DeKalb County Toys for Tots application deadline ending soon

  Mother upset after a Lauderdale County School only sends home one of two daughters to self-quarantine

  Flood waters at Summer Key Apt. in Decatur causing damage to cars

  Despite COVID-19, business is booming in DeKalb County

  Madison County Commissioner says goodbye after 20 years

  Local leaders respond to Madison County’s Confederate monument removal

  Absentee ballot numbers making history in Morgan County

Weather closings and delays

  • National

  At least 1 dead as Hurricane Zeta hammers Gulf Coast

Workers closed one of the last floodgates surrounding New Orleans as residents braced for the 27th named storm of a historically busy Atlantic hurricane season.

SPORTS

  RESULTS: AHSAA volleyball tournament results; Plainview in 3A Finals at noon

Alabama’s 48-17 win over Tennessee costs the Tide one of its star receivers

On the opening kick, superstar wide receiver Jaylen Waddle suffered a season ending ankle injury on the return.

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Guntersville High School returns to virtual learning temporarily

  Colbert County to ask ADEM to enforce regulations

Cullman County Schools moving to a hybrid schedule because of rising COVID-19 cases

  Decatur buildings to become more accessible for those with disabilities

Ainsworth back at work 1 week after positive COVID-19 test

Lt. Gov. Will Ainsworth says he’s returned to work following the completion of a mandatory quarantine period after testing positive for COVID-19.
  • Coronavirus

What goes into making a vaccine?

Right now, there's no FDA-approved vaccine for COVID-19, but researchers are racing to create one.

Ainsworth back at work 1 week after positive COVID-19 test

Fire truck involved in traffic accident near Mooresville Road on I-565

  Alabama preparing for record-breaking absentee voting

  Probate Judge says have a plan and expect a wait for any type of in person voting

SAND MOUNTAIN

  DeKalb County Toys for Tots application deadline ending soon

  Despite COVID-19, business is booming in DeKalb County

Weather closings and delays