September 20, 2014

Golf Tournament Means Boom For Business

The LPGA is taking over Prattville as the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic Golf tournament comes to town.  With tournament play starting Thursday, how much of an impact has the event had already on the local community? Some of the best golfers in the world have made Prattville their home for the week. But it’s more […]

Warrant: SC Dad Feared 5 Slain Kids would Kill Him

Story Created: Sep 17, 2014 at 5:01 PM CDT Story Updated: Sep 17, 2014 at 5:01 PM CDT Article source: http://www.waka.com/news/montgomery-news/Warrant-SC-dad-feared-5-slain-kids-would-kill-him-275516961.html

Gubernatorial Candidate Griffith Calls for Judge’s Resignation

Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Parker Griffith has joined a growing list calling for the resignation of U.S. District Judge Mark Fuller. The 55-year-old Fuller was arrested last month after a fight with his wife at a hotel in Atlanta. In a statement, Griffth said: We must demonstrate that domestic violence will not be tolerated. The resignation […]

Rep. Roby Monitoring Judge’s Disciplinary Process

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – An Alabama congresswoman is speaking out about domestic abuse and says she’s closely monitoring a case involving a federal judge from Montgomery. Republican U.S. Rep. Martha Roby issued a statement Tuesday saying the disciplinary process for U.S. District Judge Mark Fuller is ongoing and Congress has the power to impeach members […]

Hope For Houston: Running For Duchenne Muscular Distrophy

Imagine being a parent and the doctor tells you your child won’t live longer than their mid-twenties. That’s the news one Eclectic family is facing and they’re trying to bring awareness to find a cure for the disease that’s shortening his life. The Sides family is trying to bring awareness to what doctors call the […]

Has the NFL Done Enough to Stop Domestic Violence among Players?

It’s a video that has been viewed many times. It’s at the center of debate when it comes to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and how he is handling domestic violence in the NFL. “He’s in a very difficult position. You are talking about the NFL. One of the most popular sports by far. And for […]

Gov. Riley’s Group Awards 1,474 Scholarships

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10 Years Later: Hurricane Ivan

It’s been 10 years since Hurricane Ivan ripped through Alabama, a devastating storm that left some residents even in the dark for days. Now, we’re taking you back in time to show you the damage and what residents learned from the storm… When Hurricane Ivan struck the Gulf Coast some residents say they didn’t realize […]

Local Juniors and Seniors Turnout for College and Career Night

It was a night of introductions and questions as students and parents learned a little more about the possibilities for life after high school.  “Trying to find a college that I can stand for her to be away from me, and we are looking for something economical that’s going to fit into our budget and […]

Montgomery Schools Take Stand Against Enterovirus

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