I'm a husband, father & reporter for The @TuscaloosaNews scratching my way through life in the beautiful American South.

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@JB_Morton — 1,746 followers, 5,711 tweets

Jun 06, 2017

A contentious rezoning for a 12,000-sq. ft. office building in N. Tuscaloosa was just defeated 4-1 by the @TuscaloosaCity Council.

Jun 06, 2017

A final vote of the full City Council to implement the fees (effective Aug. 1) is expected in two weeks.

Jun 06, 2017

State of Alabama is officially on board with President @realDonaldTrump's proposed travel ban. https://t.co/0pVXv2kw2q

Show more


Pulitzer Prize

2012 - Breaking News
Staff of The Tuscaloosa News For its enterprising coverage of a deadly tornado, using social media as well as traditional reporting to provide real-time updates, help locate missing people and produce in-depth print accounts even after power disruption forced the paper to publish at another plant 50 miles away.