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14 Most Notorious Crimes in West Alabama

Murders, hostage situations, and a peanut butter jailbreak--take a look at some of the most shocking crimes in Tuscaloosa, Northport, and West Alabama.

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Take a Look Inside Tuscaloosa's Abandoned McFarland Mall

25 True Crime Locations: What Do They Look Like Today?

Below, find out where 25 of the most infamous crimes in history took place — and what the locations are used for today. (If they've been left standing.)

Do You Remember the Cotton Patch in Eutaw, Alabama?

This legendary restaurant has been closed for almost 12 years and yet it still lives in the memory of locals, UA students, and travelers alike. The Cotton Patch served everyone from Bear Bryant and Joe Namath to Hank Williams himself.