August 29, 2014

Montgomery Public Schools Receive AA Credit Score

Montgomery, Ala – Montgomery Public Schools has received the second highest credit rating possible. The system has received a AA credit rating, which will save MPS $1,000,000 on interest costs.  The school system has also raised $7,000,000 for their capitol improvement account.  Representatives from the Frazer Lanier Company, the firm that evaluated the school system, […]

Residents Look for Information on Rosa Parks Apartment Vandalism

Those who live in the neighborhood where the former apartment of Rosa Parks was vandalized are coming together to catch whoever is responsible. Residents of the Cleveland Court area will hold a rally next Monday at Gateway Park to collect donations in order to offer a reward for information about the incident. Residents say coming […]

Mtgy. Public Schools Gets AA Credit Rating

Montgomery Public Schools has received a double-A credit rating, which is the second highest credit rating possible. No other school system in the state has a higher rating, one which will save Montgomery Public Schools one million dollars on interest costs alone. The school system has also raised seven million dollars for their capitol improvement […]

Body Identified in Elmore Co.

Story Created: Aug 26, 2014 at 12:43 PM CDT Story Updated: Aug 26, 2014 at 12:43 PM CDT Article source: http://www.waka.com/news/montgomery-news/Body-Identified-in-Elmore-Co-272744111.html

Body Identified as Missing Woman

A body found in a wooded area in Elmore county has been identified as that of a woman reported missing last week. Millbrook police chief P. K. Johnson says an autopsy has idenitifed the body as that of 49-year-old Anita Washington. Her son, Sedrick Clayton has been charged with her murder. Washington was reported missing […]

Mongtgomery Mayor’s Race a Year Away

Montgomery voters will go to the polls next year to vote on the next mayor. Montgomery mayor Todd Strange says he’s still undecided about another term. “It has a lot to do with what my health is and how our family is, has to do with issues that are confronting us. There are things we […]

Program Impacts Students’ Suspension And Unexcused Attendance Rates

Montgomery parents and students — listen up. If your child has two or more unexcused absences or is suspended from school, you may be hearing from more than just the teachers and principal. The Montgomery County district attorney’s office is also getting involved. Students may receive a note, a call or asked to meet with […]

State Working with Law Firm on Lawmaker Pay

Story Created: Aug 25, 2014 at 1:06 PM CDT Story Updated: Aug 25, 2014 at 1:06 PM CDT Article source: http://www.waka.com/news/montgomery-news/State-Working-with-Law-Firm-on-Lawmaker-Pay-272596111.html

New Alabama License Plate

Story Created: Aug 24, 2014 at 4:34 PM CDT Story Updated: Aug 24, 2014 at 5:01 PM CDT Article source: http://www.waka.com/news/montgomery-news/New-Alabama-License-Plate-272496321.html

Alabama Restaurant Week

Story Created: Aug 24, 2014 at 9:42 PM CDT Story Updated: Aug 24, 2014 at 9:42 PM CDT Article source: http://www.waka.com/news/montgomery-news/Alabama-Restaurant-Week-272516871.html