Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:35:47 GMT
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstMore >>
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.More >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident. As a car switches lanes, a motorcyclist slams into the vehicle's rear bumper. The motorcyclists is launched into the air, flips andMore >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident.More >>
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:10:07 GMT
The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
board members at Pike-Delta-York have decided not to ask voters to approve a
new levy this fall.
was an idea that had been discussed as the board worked to balance the school
budget, but their finances are in better shape than expected. Savings were made
in 2013, thanks to teacher concessions, increased funding from the state, and a
cut in energy and supply costs.
the district won't ask voters to approve a new levy in November, but they are
looking at a renewal of a current levy, with a possible increase. They are
aiming to have this on the May ballot.
Jay Lefevre says the goal now is to educate the public and get them up to speed
on the district's finances.
gone from this scary, kind of desperate situation to a place where we do have a
balance," Lefevre said. "It doesn't mean that all our problems are solved, it
means we have a little bit of time. This momentum is really going to carry us,
I think, this confidence that we're on the right track."
financial situation is still dependant on final numbers in terms of funding
from the state. Those are expected by the fall.