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This 97-Year-Old Has Provided Free Barber School Courses For 57 Years

The Huffington Post | Zahara Hill | Posted 02.16.2017 | Black Voices

Alabama barber Isaac White, Sr. probably knows more about shape-ups than your flyest uncle. The Mississippi-born 97-year-old has been cutting hair sin...

Mobile, Alabama, Thanks Trump By Giving The Ax To An Old-Growth Tree

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.20.2016 | Politics

In the classic TV special “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” Charlie Brown takes an ugly little tree and, through hope, faith and love, turns it into a ...

Teacher Gives Racist Math Quiz About 'Pimps,' 'Ho's,' And Drug Deals

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 06.01.2016 | Black Voices

Officials at a Mobile, Alabama middle school have disciplined a teacher for giving students a quiz containing highly questionable subject matter that ...

Soldier Buys Boys Dinner At Taco Bell After Learning They Were Hungry

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.28.2016 | Good News

This soldier went above and beyond to make sure two boys could have a proper dinner. Lt. Col. Robert Risdon Jr., a U.S. Army Ranger, stopped by a Tac...

WATCH: Town Accidentally Hires Drag Queens To Dance In Christmas Parade

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A small town in Alabama is up in arms after community organizers booked an all-male, gender-bending dancing group to perform in their annual Christmas...

Little Girl Would Rather Go To Mobile, Alabama Than The 'Happiest Place On Earth'

Posted 12.19.2013 | Parents

Little girl thinks she is going on a trip. Mom keeps the destination a secret until they are at the airport -- because it is Disney World! But not eve...

Carnival Cruise Lines: A Prescription for Navigating Rough Media Waters

Lin Humphrey | Posted 07.06.2013 | Business
Lin Humphrey

Despite the criticism the line has received, Carnival has the opportunity to show great leadership in how it responds going forward. Here are five steps Carnival should take to improve its media problems.

3 Injured In Fuel Barge Explosions

Posted 04.25.2013 | Green

Three people were seriously injured when two barges previously loaded with liquid natural gas exploded on the east side of the Mobile River in Alabama...

PHOTOS: Drifting Cruisers' Hilarious Signs

Posted 02.15.2013 | Travel

If there's been one good thing to come out of the five-day cruise from hell on the Carnival Triumph, it's been a spark for the creativity of the waywa...

Carnival Triumph Passengers Face Another Setback

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2013 | World

* Docking of ship ends ill-fated voyage * Ship lost power and toilets overflowed * First lawsuit against Carnival Corp f...

Mobile Preps For Carnival Triumph Passengers

Posted 02.13.2013 | Travel

The city of Mobile is preparing to host a few thousand disgruntled tourists. The Carnival Triumph, the disabled cruise ship that's currently being ...

WATCH: Tornado Hits Walgreens

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 12.27.2012 | Green

Amazing surveillance video from a Walgreens pharmacy in Mobile, Ala., captured the harrowing moments when a tornado bore down on the store Christmas D...

'Justice For Trayvon' Beating Is Actually Feud Among Neighbors: Cops

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 04.27.2012 | Crime

Cops in Mobile, Ala. made their first arrest in the apparent mob beating of Matthew Owens: Terry Rawls surrendered Wednesday on assault charges. In...

ONLINE OF FIRE: Military Wife Learns About Husband's Death Through Facebook

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.20.2012 | Crime

Military wife Ariell Taylor-Brown always knew that her husband, Staff Sgt. Christopher Brown, might be killed in the line of duty. What she never e...

We're Not Forgotten

Leevones Dubose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Leevones Dubose

But we've got reason for hope and we've already seen change. We've got commitments to work together to finally heal our communities and make our families whole.

Gulf Coast to Visitors: Y'all Come Down and Eat!

Bryan Gobin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bryan Gobin

With the exception of oil lapping ashore along Louisiana's marshy wildlife refuge, near-shore fishing waters appear clear as ever. Seafood is still available.

Alabama Local News Station's Live Twitter Billboard FAIL

AOL | Amar Toor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

We understand why the mainstream media would want to take every opportunity they can to let the world know that they're on Twitter. After all, Twitter...