Suspicious Package; Runoff Election; High Taxes


October 4, 2011

Good Morning!

Business should be back to normal at an east side shopping center after a suspicious package was reported there last night. Find out which store was evacuated and what was in the box that had everyone so worried.

There's a runoff election in Montgomery's District One. We'll take a look at the candidates this morning on Today in Alabama.

And the sales tax in Alabama ranks among the highest in the nation. More on what that means for retailers, consumers and what some experts say should be done about it. WSFA 12 News reporter Melissa Johnson has details in a live report.

Those stories, plus your latest sports and the weather forecast to start your day, all straight ahead on Today in Alabama!

Thanks for watching!

Tonya Terry