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 >>
Perrysburg school district is among the first to radically change the way their
teachers get paid. Those who opted into the program will now be paid based on
how they perform.
teachers are being forced to join, but it is a more competitive option for new
teachers. The starting salary in the program was raised to nearly $40,000.
Officials say this will attract the most talented young minds to the district.
officials say they're pleasantly surprised by how many teachers signed up.
While there are still 220 who are on the fence about it, 86 teachers decided to
try it out.
is such a radical change for people, and it's changing the way teachers have
been paid for over 80 years, so to get a third of our staff is phenomenal,"
said Executive Director of Operations Aura Norris.
who has already signed up will receive a $1,500 bonus.
this time, there is no plan to phase out the traditional tenured option for
teachers in the district.