Saturday, August 23 2014 1:15 PM EDT2014-08-23 17:15:26 GMT
A senior Hamas leader says the group signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the International Criminal Court. Such a step could expose Israel - as well as Hamas - to war crimes investigations.More >>
Witnesses say an Israeli airstrike has collapsed a 12-story apartment tower in central Gaza City.More >>
Saturday, August 23 2014 12:52 PM EDT2014-08-23 16:52:38 GMT
Anita LaFay Washington (Source: Millbrook Police Department)
The Millbrook Police Department has made an arrest for the murder of 49-year-old Anita L. Washington. After conducting an investigation, Police arrested 27-year-old Sedrick Clayton in connection withMore >>
The Millbrook Police Department has made an arrest for the murder of 49-year-old Anita L. Washington. After conducting an investigation, Police arrested 27-year-old Sedrick Clayton in connection with the murder. Clayton is the victim's son.More >>
Saturday, August 23 2014 12:36 PM EDT2014-08-23 16:36:09 GMT
Iceland's Meteorological Office is reporting a surge in seismic activity at the restless Bardarbunga volcano, but sees no evidence yet of any eruptions.More >>
Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano began erupting Saturday under the country's largest glacier after a week of seismic activity rattled the area with thousands of earthquakes, the country's Meteorological Office said.More >>
Melissa Johnson is the news reporter for the top ranked Today in Alabama morning show on WSFA 12 News. She also anchors the Sunday Edition of Today in Alabama and fill-in anchors WSFA 12 News at Noon. She has been with WSFA for 6 years, working her way up from intern to the Morning News.
She came to WSFA in January 2008 as an intern and produced the weekend editions of the News at Nine before her move to reporting. She loves having the opportunity to wake up Central Alabama with a smile, informing them of local happenings and preparing them for the day ahead.
Melissa is a graduate of Emerge Montgomery's Class V Torchbearers Leadership Class. She is also a member of the Junior League of Montgomery. Melissa graduated Magna Cum Laude from Auburn University, where she majored in Radio, Television, and Film with a minor in Spanish. Melissa grew up in Cullman, Alabama, and has called Alabama home her entire life. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, running, traveling, and of course, cheering on her Auburn Tigers. War Eagle!