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 >>
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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 >>
and teachers at Blissfield High School had to deal with the high temperatures
Tuesday. The older building has no air conditioning.
got fans going all over," said Claire Denecker, a senior at Blissfield. "They
give us little breaks every once in awhile to try and cool down…It's hard for
students to stay focused with the warm environment."
High School and Blissfield Elementary are just two of the schools in the area
without air conditioning. Students and staff do what they can to cope, but it
takes a toll on their day.
think it absolutely has an impact on learning," said Superintendent Scott
say they'd like to install air conditioning in the schools, but they would need
voters to support a levy to pay for it. They failed to pass a levy earlier this
year. Until that happens, they'll have to do the best they can.
hear throughout the halls, ‘Oh my gosh, it's so hot,' but…you just have to deal
with it," Denecker said.