Memorial Day Warnings for Boaters


May 26, 2011

Good Morning!

Alabama Marine Police are warning all boaters to take extra precautions on Lake Martin this holiday weekend. Debris is making for an even more dangerous situation on the water. We'll have the details this morning on Today in Alabama.

And a popular destination for traveling families may start costing a bit more. Budgets are tight and the fees at state parks may go up soon. Find out how much you'll have to pay to visit and which parks across the state are in jeopardy of shutting down due to money woes.

Also, the latest on the case of the Toomer's Corner tree poisoning. The man accused of the crime has pleaded not guilty and the state has requested a mental evaluation. We'll fill you in on what's next for Harvey Updyke and his attorney.

Those stories, plus your weather to start your day all straight ahead on Today in Alabama, 5-7 this morning on WSFA 12 News.

See you soon!

Tonya Terry