Monday, September 22, 2014

West Alabama Newsroom

Ala. Governor Announces Reward in Girl's Death
Alabama Unemployment Declines to 6.9 Percent
Selma Leaders Plan and Prepare for 50th Anniversary of Historic March
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Preparation for the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March next year has been going on for months. Now some of the plans to commemorate the event are beginning to come into focus.

State Troopers Gearing Up for Annual Footwash Festival
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- The 126th Annual Footwash Festival in West Alabama is a little more than a week away -- and Alabama State Troopers gearing up to make sure festival-goers stay safe.

Gubernatorial Candidate Parker Griffith Campaigns in Selma
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Democratic gubernatorial candidate Parker Griffith makes a campaign stop in Selma.

Selma City Leaders Consider Multi-Million Dollar Infrastructure Project
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- Selma city leaders are considering a multi-million dollar infrastructure project that would help address some of the worst of the city's on-going sewer problems.

Central Alabama Fair to Conduct Food Drive for Selma Charity
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- The 58th annual Central Alabama Fair is set to get underway in just over two weeks -- and organizers say they've made changes to one of the most popular days -- and made it even better.

Plantersville Woman Dies After a Single Vehicle Accident
Father Accused of Killing His 5 Children Heading Back to S.C.
The man accused of killing his five young children and dumping their bodies off a rural Alabama road is on the way to South Carolina to face murder charges.

More Tasers on the Way for Selma Police Officers
From the West Alabama Newsroom-- The Selma City Council votes to buy more stun-guns for officers with the Selma Police Department.