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Alabama Execution; Riley Speaks; Disaster Aid

FRIDAY

SEPTEMBER 23, 2011

 

GOOD MORNING!

THE STATE OF ALABAMA EXECUTED DERRICK MASON LAST NIGHT. HE WAS SENTENCED TO DIE FOR THE KILLING OF A HUNTSVILLE CONVENIENCE STORE CLERK DURING A 1994 ROBBERY. MASON IS THE 5TH ALABAMA PRISONER EXECUTED THIS YEAR.

FORMER GOVERNOR BOB RILEY GRANTED HIS FIRST ON-CAMERA INTERVIEW WITH WSFA 12 NEWS SINCE HIS MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT. HE TALKED ABOUT HIS RECOVERY AND HIS CAREER PLANS SINCE LEAVING OFFICE. HEAR FROM RILEY THIS MORNING ON TODAY IN ALABAMA.

THE U-S DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE HAS APPROVED A DISASTER DECLARATION FOR 21 COUNTIES IN SOUTH ALABAMA DUE TO THE DROUGHT. FARMERS NOW HAVE 8 MONTHS TO QUALIFY FOR BENEFITS SUCH AS LOW INTEREST LOANS. FIND OUT WHICH COUNTIES ARE AFFECTED THIS MORNING ON TODAY IN ALABAMA.

THOSE STORIES AND YOUR DOPPLER 12 STORMVISION FORECAST FOR THE WEEKEND FROM 5-7 THIS MORNING ON WSFA 12 NEWS!

HAVE A GREAT DAY!

TONYA TERRY

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