Tuscaloosa Institution Dreamland Survives Twister

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I’ve heard from many folks wondering about T-Town’s BBQ institution, Dreamland.

The restaurant was not damaged by the tornado and is open for normal business today.

Full Moon Bar-B-Que though wasn’t so lucky.

The Tuscaloosa outpost of the small Birmingham-based chain was flattened Wednesday by the mile-wide twister. The above video includes a before-after photo comparison of the catastrophic damage. Read more…

Video: Bama Stadium Survives Colossal Tornado

Tuscaloosa resident Clay Hasenfuss took this jaw-dropping video from the window of his apartment Tuesday evening:


A UA staffer told me late Tuesday the mile-wide tornado that devastated Tuscaloosa Tuesday, killing scores of residents and leaving millions of dollars of damage in its wake, missed Bryant-Denny Stadium by 250 yards.

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