A lifelong Alabama resident, Stephen has spent 10 years reporting for various media outlets in the Tuscaloosa area, including stints at the Crimson White, the Birmingham News and AL.com, the Tuscaloosa News and more before joining the team at Townsquare Media, where he now serves as the editor-in-chief of the Tuscaloosa Thread.
COVID Concerns Cancel Annual Dickens Downtown Christmas Event
Concerns over the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic have led the Merchants of Historic Downtown Northport to vote to cancel the 2020 Dickens Downtown Christmas celebration.
Tuscaloosa’s Holidays on the River Returns November 23rd
The city of Tuscaloosa's annual Christmastime celebration is returning to the Black Warrior River next month -- with COVID-19 precautions in place, of course.
BREAKING: Body Found in West Tuscaloosa, Police Investigating
Police are investigating after a dead body was found in West Tuscaloosa Tuesday afternoon.
Tuscaloosa City Schools Superintendent Mike Daria Contracts COVID
Days before full-time, in-person instruction is set to resume at Tuscaloosa City Schools, superintendent Mike Daria has tested positive for COVID-19.
Hurricane Threat Pushes Up 3 More High School Football Games
Three high schools in the Tuscaloosa City School system will play football games a day early this week due to the threat of severe weather brought on by Hurricane Delta.
Single-Car Accident Kills 1, Injures 2 in Sumter County
Trooper Reginal King said the wreck took place around 4:30 Sunday morning on Pine Street, around 11 miles east of York, Alabama.
Dale Phillips Makes His Case to Become Northport’s Mayor
Dale Phillips says in his own words why voters should choose him to be Northport's next mayor when they head to the polls in Tuesday's runoff election.
Bobby Herndon Tells Voters Why He Should Be Northport’s Mayor Again
Bobby Herndon says in his own words why voters should choose him to be Northport's next mayor when they head to the polls in Tuesday's runoff election.
Coker Woman Charged With Attacking Her Sister With a Knife
A 49-year-old Coker woman was arrested Monday after she allegedly attacked her sister with a knife, according to court documents filed earlier this week.
Mercedes to Construct $53 Million Plant in Vance, Create 373 Jobs
Mercedes-Benz U.S. International will build a new $53 million parts plant in Vance that is projected to open in July 2022 and create 373 new jobs.