A lifelong Alabama resident, Stephen has spent 12 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.
14-Year-Old Tuscaloosa Missing in Tuscaloosa Since Tuesday
Family and law enforcement are trying to find a 14-year-old girl who has been missing since Tuesday.
Tuscaloosa Police Identify Man Fatally Struck While While Walking on Train Tracks Tuesday
Police in Tuscaloosa have identified the man who was fatally struck by a train in the city Tuesday afternoon.
Tuscaloosa County Sheriff Ron Abernathy Warns Public Against Phone Scams
The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff is warning residents against falling victim to phone calls from scammers who pose as law enforcement and swindle scared folks out of their money.
Immunity Hearing for Darius Miles’ Co-Defendant Ends in Minutes
An immunity hearing in the capital murder case against Michael Davis, the co-defendant of former Alabama basketball player Darius Miles, was over in minutes Wednesday.
16-Year-Old Missing from North Alabama May be in Tuscaloosa, Police Say
A 16-year-old missing from north Alabama may be here in Tuscaloosa, state police said Tuesday.
One of Tuscaloosa’s Oldest Chinese Restaurants Closes After 39 Years
A long-time but under-the-radar staple of Chinese cuisine in Tuscaloosa has permanently closed after more than 15 years in business.
Northport OKs Partnership on Massive $350 Million “University Beach” Resort
Leaders in Northport have voted to partner with Texas developers to build a sprawling, almost 80-acre lagoon resort far from the 11-acre "neighborhood" water park once pitched to residents.
Cottondale Man Killed in Saturday Night Wreck Near Tuscaloosa
A Cottondale man has died after a single-vehicle crash near Tuscaloosa Saturday night.
Local Aerial Photographer Killed in Friday Plane Crash in Tuscaloosa County
A plane that crashed into water in rural Tuscaloosa County Friday morning is registered to a local aerial photographer, according to data from a public flight tracking website.
BREAKING: Plane Crashes in Tributary Creek Near Adger in Tuscaloosa County
A plane has crashed into a tributary creek feeding the Black Warrior River in Tuscaloosa County near Adger.