The Birmingham News
- Jonece Starr Dunigan | jdunigan@al.com

The firefighter received second-degree burns on his lower arm.

- Jonece Starr Dunigan | jdunigan@al.com

Victim said he didn't hear any gunfire before he realized he was shot.

- Mike Cason | mcason@al.com

Senate Judiciary Chairman Cam Ward said he would appoint a subcommittee to write a draft set of rules.

- Jonece Starr Dunigan | jdunigan@al.com

Seven people were arrested during a drug bust over the weekend.

- Carol Robinson | crobinson@al.com

"We have to commit ourselves each and every day to make sure we do all we can to quell crime and violence in our community,'' Mayor William Bell said. "As the mayor of the largest city in Alabama, you have my pledge I will spend all of my waking days toward that effort."

National News

In a town full of talkers, the silence is deafening. 

The Department of Homeland Security Tuesday laid out the Trump administration's plans for aggressive enforcement of immigration laws, including a potentially massive expansion of the number of people detained and deported.

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer comments on the reaction to President Donald Trump's remarks about the recent spate of anti-Semitic threats and vandalism across the United States.

- Kevin Scarbinsky | kscarbinsky@al.com

The former Auburn coach is considering a run for the state's highest office. If ever a coach in [...]

The Elmore County school board hired Brian Bradford as Stanhope Elmore's new coach. [...]

Hannah Barber finished with 22 points and six assists [...]

- Creg Stephenson | cstephenson@al.com

The move is part of an MLB initiative to speed up games. [...]

- Mark Inabinett | minabinett@al.com

The Miami Dolphins signed long snapper Winston Chapman on Tuesday. Chapman played at Fairhope High S [...]

Bessemer City High

Tomorrow is forecast to be Much Warmer than today.
Tuesday 02/21 90%
Mainly cloudy and rainy. Lows overnight in the upper 50s.
Wednesday 02/22 20%
Cloudy skies. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 74F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 02/23 10%
Partly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 77F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 02/24 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High 78F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday 02/25 10%
Sunny. High 63F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph.