“Judy Bonner Drive” may be the new name of Eighth Street West, running perpendicular to University Boulevard and Magnolia Drive near Little Hall and Sorority Row. This comes following a 38-0 vote, with 16 abstentions, from The University of Alabama Faculty Senate.
Late last week, Gov. Robery Bentley stated that a $5000 reward will be given to any private citizen for giving information that leads to an arrest and conviction of a person guilty of setting a wildfire. This announcement comes in wake of the worsened drought, which now has all 67 Alabama counties under a No Burn order.
Tuscaloosa-native Justin Ross Harris was found guilty on Monday for the murder of his 22-month-old son who died after being left in a hot car for hours. Harris was convicted of all eight charges, which included malice murder, felony murder and cruelty to children.
An apartment decoration, which appeared to be a black man hanging by a rope, was found hanging from a balcony in Tuscaloosa on Thursday and has since been removed.