Friday, November 28, 2014

CBS 8 Montgomery Newsroom

New Charity Donation Bin for Liquids at Airport
If your travel plans take you to the Montgomery airport, that big bottle of shampoo you may have to throw out... will now be going to good use.

Travelers Pack Roadways, Airport on Busiest Travel Day of the Year
It's the busiest travel day of the year and interstates and roadways have been crowded with cars headed to their Thanksgiving destinations.

Prattville Police Dept. Prepares For Extra Holiday Security Thursday
We're taking action against crime tonight with an up-close look at Prattville Police Department's security detail and how they are pulling out all the stops to keep you safe.

Food Banks Prep For Holidays
Many of us look forward each year to a big meal or even a second helping during the holidays. But not everyone is so fortunate. That's where the Montgomery Area Food Bank and its partners come in to help.

Southern Poverty Law Center to Hold Ferguson Protest
The Southern Poverty Law Center will hold a peaceful protest in support of Mike Brown Friday,

Elmore Co Crash Victims Being Laid to Rest
Deputy James Bart and High School student Hoyt Harden are both being laid to rest today after they were killed Sunday in a head on crash in Elmore county.

Court Extends Deadline in Girl's Running Death
A state appeals court is giving prosecutors more time to respond to legal challenges in the case of a woman charged in her granddaughter's running death in Etowah County.

Protesters Demonstrate in Several Alabama Cities
Protesters rallied peacefully in several Alabama cities in the wake of the grand jury decision not to indict a police officer in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown.

21 Dolls on Bamboo Stakes Found in Alabama Swamp
Twenty-one dolls on bamboo stakes have been found in an Alabama swamp.

Thanksgiving Traffic Expected to be Heaviest in 7 years
Wednesday is known as the busiest travel day of the year. Experts say it's expected to be the busiest one since 2007.