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Labor Day Golden Classic tickets on sale Thursday

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Fans who want to attend the Labor Day Golden Classic will be able to buy tickets starting Thursday.

The game featuring the Miles College Golden Bears and the Fort Valley University Wildcats is on Sunday, September 4.  43 more words


McDonald’s Magic City Classic tickets on sale Monday

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A beloved game celebrates a big anniversary this year and you can grab your tickets Monday morning. Tickets for the McDonald’s Magic City Classic go on sale at 10 a.m. 48 more words


Person shot in housing complex near Legion Field

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A  person was shot on Wednesday evening around a housing complex at 2nd Street West and Village Court, according to police. 43 more words


Police chase ends with officer, bystander injured

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham police say an officer and a bystander are injured after a chase.

Birmingham Police Sgt. Shelton says officers spotted a vehicle matching the description of one used in a robbery around 5 p.m., attempted to stop the suspect vehicle, and confirmed that the driver of the vehicle was the suspect. 187 more words


Don't Look Back in Anger - A Missed Opportunity but Hopeful Future for Soccer in the Deep South

Tonight I felt a rush of nostalgia and regret flow through my mind for something that I barely had an awareness of 20 years ago. This July will mark the 20-year anniversary of the opening soccer match of the 1996 Summer Olympics. 1,140 more words


PHOTOS: Birmingham Bowl 2015

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The Auburn Tigers took on the Memphis Tigers in the Birmingham Bowl at Legion Field.

Fans, city excited Auburn and Memphis playing in Birmingham Bowl

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Two Tiger teams will battle it out in Birmingham. The Memphis Tigers and Auburn Tigers are set to play in the Birmingham Bowl. 279 more words