FOX6 WBRC-TV and MyFoxAL.com launched a new text message alert service Tuesday.
The service allows you to sign up for text message alerts from FOX6 WBRC-TV and MyFoxAL.com. You are given a choice to sign up for breaking news, school closings, severe weather, daily weather forecast, sports scores, and lottery results.
The text alerts are provided free of charge, but message and data rates may apply.
To sign up or modify your current selections, visit:
Be alerted when a breaking news story is posted to MyFoxAL.com (web and mobile) or on the WBRC News app.
Receive severe weather bulletins for up to 40 Alabama counties across north and central Alabama. You may select as many counties as you wish. Severe weather bulletins are issued by the National Weather Service and automatically delivered by a partnership with AccuWeather.
3 Day Forecast
Get the FOX6 weather forecast delivered to you daily at 7 a.m.
Get final scores on your favorite sports teams delivered to you. Select as many as you want:
- MLB: Atlanta Braves
- NBA: Atlanta Hawks
- NFL: Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans Saints, Tennessee Titans
- College Basketball (Men and Women): Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Birmingham Southern, Florida, Georgia, Jacksonville State, Kentucky, LSU, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Samford, South Carolina, Tennessee, UAB, Vanderbilt
- College Football: Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Birmingham Southern, Florida, Georgia, Jacksonville State, Kentucky, LSU, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Samford, South Carolina, Tennessee, UAB, Vanderbilt
Get lottery results from lotteries in Florida, Georgia, and Tennessee.
School & Organization Closings
Get alerts when a school system, church, or other organization notifies FOX6 WBRC-TV it is closed, closing early, opening late, or operating at a modified time. You can sign up for alerts for as many school systems, churches, or organizations as you wish. Simply begin to type the name of the school system, church, or organization in the box... when you see the name of the school system, church, or organization, click on it to select it. You will see all of your selections below the search box.
Message and data rates may apply. You can text STOP at any time to cancel your subscription, text HELP for more information, or call 877.571.0774 for technical support.
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