April 21, 2014

Pike Road Fire Chief Arrested on DUI Charge

Story Created: Apr 17, 2014 at 9:26 PM CDT Story Updated: Apr 17, 2014 at 9:26 PM CDT Article source: http://www.waka.com/news/montgomery-news/Pike-Road-Fire-Chief-Arrested-on-DUI-Charge-255735801.html

Prattville Hair Stylist Perfects Jess Meuse’s Pink Streak

Carmen Darden is used to cutting, styling, and coloring hair. She co-owner of Escape Salon in Prattville. Jess Meuse was on a break before “Hollywood Week” on American Idol. And she contacted Jess through facebook to see if she would like her to do her hair professionally.  “She messaged me right back and said absolutely. […]

Body Found in West Montgomery

Story Created: Apr 17, 2014 at 9:30 PM CDT Story Updated: Apr 17, 2014 at 9:30 PM CDT Article source: http://www.waka.com/news/montgomery-news/Body-Found-in-West-Montgomery-255736221.html

State Seeks Federal Aid After Flooding

Story Created: Apr 17, 2014 at 2:11 PM CDT Story Updated: Apr 17, 2014 at 2:11 PM CDT Article source: http://www.waka.com/news/montgomery-news/State-Seeks-Federal-Aid-After-Flooding-255682511.html

Auburn Resuming Classes After Threat

Story Created: Apr 17, 2014 at 9:21 AM CDT Story Updated: Apr 17, 2014 at 9:21 AM CDT Article source: http://www.waka.com/news/montgomery-news/Auburn-Resuming-Classes-After-Threat-255638971.html

Brantwood Children’s Home Telethon Receives $8,000 in Donations

CBS 8 and ABC Montgomery teamed up to bring the Brantwood Telethon Wednesday evening. Throughout the night, donations to Brantwood Children’s Home came in over the phone as well as in person. The Oak Park Lodge presented a check for one thousand dollars. Mayor Todd Strange pledged his family will also donate one thousand dollars. […]

Montgomery Runner Returning to Boston Marathon One Year Later

A Montgomery athlete is once again running in the Boston Marathon. She was there last year after two bombs went off at the finish line, killing three people and injuring hundreds of others. “After what happened last year, people are ready to show what the runners represent.” Tha’ts why 28-year-old Montgomery resident Kaitlin Meisler says […]

Judge Delays Trial Over VictoryLand Casino Raid

A judge has delayed a trial over whether the state government can keep the cash and destroy the gambling machines seized in a raid of VictoryLand casino in Macon County. Circuit Judge William Shashy had scheduled the non-jury trial for June 3 in Montgomery, but he delayed it until June 23 at the request of […]

Lawsuit Filed in Alex City Shooting Case

Story Created: Apr 15, 2014 at 9:18 PM CDT Story Updated: Apr 15, 2014 at 9:18 PM CDT Article source: http://www.waka.com/news/montgomery-news/Lawsuit-Filed-in-Alex-City-Shooting-Case-255429071.html

Autauga Co. Tornado Survivor Talks About Road to Recovery 3 Years Later

Three years ago an EF-3 tornado hit Autauga County killing three people. One of the survivors in the Boone Chapel community was Jessie Mitchell, better known as “Miss Tunnie.” Miss Tunnie shows us what’s left of former home on County Road 94 after it was hit by a tornado April 15, 2011. The high winds […]