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It takes seconds to get into a life-threatening situation in the woods or on the water but a rescue can take hours or days. But thanks to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) Aviation Unit rescues can be shortened to just a few life-saving moments.

Appalachian Trail hikers may start their journey in Springer Mountain, Georgia, but geological purists know the Appalachian range really starts in Alabama — specifically, Flagg Mountain in Coosa County, the southernmost peak in the state rising over 1,000 feet.

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In 2012, Canadian company Alabama Graphite Corp. began prospecting in Coosa County in an area that hadn't been mined since World War II. After six years of generating excitement among local officials, however, the company failed to get the financing, sold to Colorado-based Westwater Resource…

The COVID-19 pandemic stopped the United Way Day of Action last year but organizers hope volunteers will return this year.

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A home was reduced to toothpicks and individual bricks after a Monday afternoon explosion.

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A run on gasoline has drained the gas stations along the U.S. Highway 280 corridor Tuesday morning, while prices continue to rise at the stations still with supply.