Déjà vu at Greenetrack; Live Interview with the Governor - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Déjà vu at Greenetrack; Live Interview with the Governor

 

Hey all,

 It's déjà vu at Greenetrack in Greene County. For a second time state police have raided the bingo hall seizing more than 700 bingo machines. Greenetrack was shutdown last summer after a dispute over the machines' legality. The facility reopened in March.  We'll have reaction starting at five.

Make way for news jobs in Andalusia.  The Governor was on hand today for the announcement that Vector Aerospace is expanding.  Vector specializes in helicopter maintenance and repairs. We'll tell you how many jobs and how much money will go into the expansion.

Inside Alabama's Legislature, the Alabama House passed a bill making it easier for military and overseas voters to cast their ballots while serving abroad. We'll tell you what's next for the bill in a full report. 

 And WSFA 12 News Anchor Bob Howell heads to the capitol to interview Governor Robert Bentley. They'll discuss the state's budgets and the timeline to get them passed.  Catch his interview live at six.

 Join us for these stories plus your sweltering forecast tonight at five and six.

 See ya then,

 Valorie Lawson

  • NewsMore>>

  • Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

    Director: FBI won't repeat mistakes noted in watchdog report

    Monday, June 18 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-06-18 18:40:23 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:54 PM EDT2018-06-22 01:54:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, left, and FBI Director Christopher Wray wait to testify as the Senate Judiciary Committee examines the internal report of the FBI's Clinton email probe and the role ...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, left, and FBI Director Christopher Wray wait to testify as the Senate Judiciary Committee examines the internal report of the FBI's Clinton email probe and the role ...
    The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the Justice Department has a "serious credibility problem.".More >>
    The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says the Justice Department has a "serious credibility problem.".More >>
  • South Korea says US drills suspended to aid talks with North

    South Korea says US drills suspended to aid talks with North

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:50:33 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-06-22 01:53:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo showing U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is displayed as a member of People's Democratic Party stands to oppose military exercises between the United States and South Korea near the U.S....(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo showing U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is displayed as a member of People's Democratic Party stands to oppose military exercises between the United States and South Korea near the U.S....

    South Korea says a joint military exercise scheduled with the U.S. has been suspended to support ongoing talks both countries have with North Korea.

    More >>

    South Korea says a joint military exercise scheduled with the U.S. has been suspended to support ongoing talks both countries have with North Korea.

    More >>
  • 'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over separation

    'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over separation

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:20:32 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-06-22 01:53:06 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a U.S. Border Patrol agent watches as people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a U.S. Border Patrol agent watches as people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the...
    An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of small Spanish-speaking children being processed by U.S. officials stoked the uproar over the policy of separating immigrant children from their...More >>
    An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking cries of small Spanish-speaking children being processed by U.S. officials stoked the uproar over the policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.More >>
Powered by Frankly