BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - (WIAT) One week from today on April 25, 2019, it will officially be 'National Get on Board Day'. Today the Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority will announce plans regarding their participation with other public transportation systems nationwide in National Get On Board Day, Thursday, April 25.
TALLADEGA, Ala. (WIAT) - Jimmy Carter's first day of school, 80 years ago, literally changed his life forever. It was traumatic for both he and his mother. But today the world renowned Grammy award-winning musician will come home again to unite with current students of the Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind in a special recording.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)- Happening today U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Dr. Ben Carson is visiting Birmingham and participating in a roundtable discussion inside Campus of Hope in the Marks Village Public Housing Community.
SUMITON, Ala. (WIAT) -- Several neighbors and organizations are concerned about how a proposed surface mining operation could impact water quality on a river that serves as a source of drinking water for the Birmingham metro area.
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Alabama is 42-4 overall and 11-4 in SEC play, currently at the top of the league standings with three weeks of conference play remaining. Last weekend, the Crimson Tide swept Georgia over three games in Tuscaloosa, its first sweep over the Bulldogs since 2011.
"Over the Edge" gives participants the opportunity to Make a Difference for people living with neurological diseases in our area AND experience the thrill of rappelling while friends, family, and the community watch. The Offices at 3000 Riverchase is this year's exciting venue.
The 15th Annual Mudbugs & Music comes back to Birmingham on Saturday, May 4 at Cahaba Brewing Company. Enjoy crawfish from Bayou Bros., kid's activities, a silent auction, and great live music from Stephen Mccullough. We'll be turning up the heat to beat arthritis, the nation's leading cause of disability. Proceeds from Mudbugs & Music support the Arthritis Foundation's mission to conquer and cure arthritis.. Enjoy Mudbugs and Music Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 1:00pm -6:00pm.
CBS 42 is proud to sponsor "Yoga on the Green" once again for 2019 kicking off the Regions Tradition. You'll enjoy an amazing yoga class under the sun and benefit Children's of Alabama. The class will be at beautiful Greystone Golf and Country Club. The event Features music by DJ, Rusty Russell and there are many door prizes! Once the class ends you can enjoy a social hour with some cool beverages and appetizers. There is easy onsite parking. Please be sure to bring your own mat. Click here...