Tag: Birmingham

Nathaniel Woods Execution

Alabama inmate Nathaniel Woods was put to death Thursday night, three hours after his scheduled execution was initially delayed when the U.S. Supreme Court stepped in for a last-minute review of his case. But the high court ultimately declined to intervene, and Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey also said she would not impede the execution, sealing Woods’ fate. Woods, 43, who was convicted for his role in the fatal shootings of three Birmingham police officers in […]

Missing Birmingham Woman Found In a Shallow Grave

A search is underway for a Trussville woman who disappeared after leaving a bar in Birmingham’s Lakeview District. Paighton Laine Houston, 29, was last seen Friday, December 20, 2019, at Tin Roof on the 2700 block of Seventh Avenue South. According to Birmingham police, she left the bar about 10:45 p.m. with two heavy-set black males. It seemed as if she left willingly with the two men. Friends on Facebook said that she didn’t know […]