hurricane season

9:11 am
Mon June 1, 2015

UAB Football Decision Expected Today, Atlantic Hurricane Season Begins

UAB football team

Today may be the day of reckoning for supporters of football at The University of Alabama at Birmingham.

UAB President Ray Watts says he will announce his decision today on whether to reinstate the Blazers football program, as well as the bowling and rifle teams. The initial announcement to cancel UAB football angered students, alumni, and local community leaders.

We spoke to Birmingham City Council President Johnathan Austin about the situation. He says the loss of UAB football has a wide impact.

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8:45 am
Sat May 30, 2015

Disaster Emergency Kit for Your Pet

Hey, the water is getting a little high here!
Credit Rob Bixby Photography

Keeping your best friend safe in a disaster is easier if you plan ahead.  Put together a kit with all the important supplies, then make sure you take your four-footed companion and get out of harm's way in plenty of time to keep you both safe.


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8:45 am
Sat May 31, 2014

Planning for Hurricane Season

All packed and ready to go!
Credit DrivingTheNortheast [Flickr]

Having supplies packed and ready to go in case of an emergency can make necessary evacuations easier on everyone.  It also helps to practice so you and your pet both know what to expect if and when the real emergency occurs.


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