Breaking: New Defendant Added in Jamea Harris Wrongful Death Lawsuit, Plus Pedestrian Struck in Northport

Tuscaloosa, AL – In the latest news from Tuscaloosa, some significant developments have emerged. Our Saturday newsletter is undergoing an experiment with an afternoon delivery time of 3 p.m. We would appreciate your feedback on this potential change. Additionally, we have a lineup of stories to keep you informed on what’s happening in town.

First, let’s take a look at the weather forecast for today. Expect a sunny morning with clear skies in the afternoon and evening. The high temperature will reach 63 degrees, while the low will be around 45 degrees.

Now, let’s give a shoutout to Alabama swimmer Avery Wiseman, who secured a second-place finish in the 100 breaststroke at the Southeastern Conference Championships. Congratulations, Avery!

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Moving on to the top 5 stories of the day:

1. Boyfriend Of Jamea Harris Added As Defendant In Wrongful Death Suit: The boyfriend of a Birmingham mother, who was killed in a shooting off The Strip last year, has been added as a defendant in the wrongful death lawsuit filed by her family. The lawsuit already involved two suspects charged with capital murder and former Alabama basketball standout Brandon Miller.

2. Pedestrian Critically Injured After Being Struck In Northport: A male pedestrian is currently in the hospital with life-threatening injuries following a vehicle collision on Friday evening in Northport.

3. Harrison Taylor Recalls Major Tuscaloosa Civil Rights Moments: Civil Rights activist Harrison Taylor shared his experiences fighting for equality and the significant events he witnessed in Tuscaloosa.

4. ESPN’s ‘College Gameday’ coming to Coleman Coliseum for first time: Exciting news for basketball fans! The popular pre-game show, ‘College Gameday,’ will be held at Coleman Coliseum for the first time. The event will take place before the Crimson Tide’s game against the Tennessee Volunteers on March 2.

5. Dynamic Backcourts Headline Matchup Between Alabama and Kentucky: The upcoming basketball game between Alabama and Kentucky promises a thrilling showdown between two talented backcourts. Get ready for an exciting match!

That wraps up today’s update. We’ll be back with more tomorrow. Stay informed, Tuscaloosa!

– RP

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