Birmingham BOE announces 7 school closings - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Birmingham BOE announces 7 school closings

Posted: Updated:
Community members packed tonight's Birmingham BOE meeting. Source: Vanessa Araiza Community members packed tonight's Birmingham BOE meeting. Source: Vanessa Araiza
  • More newsMore>>

  • Moscow: Ukraine talks must back cease-fire now

    Moscow: Ukraine talks must back cease-fire now

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:13 AM EDT2014-09-01 11:13:28 GMT
    With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on the participants to push for a cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and...More >>
    Diplomats at a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine must push for an immediate, unconditional cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and pro-Russian separatists, Russia's foreign minister said...More >>
  • Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

    Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:40 AM EDT2014-09-01 08:40:43 GMT
    Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech Monday as he sought to explain a decision announced over the weekend to tightly limit voting reforms for the southern Chinese financial hub.More >>
    Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech Monday as he sought to explain a decision announced over the weekend to tightly limit voting reforms for the southern Chinese financial hub.More >>
  • Lawmakers: Islamic State groups wants to hit US

    Lawmakers: Islamic State groups wants to hit US

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:33 AM EDT2014-09-01 08:33:11 GMT
    Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants' future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, U.S. lawmakers say.More >>
    Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants' future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, U.S. lawmakers say.More >>

We are learning more about big developments for Birmingham City Schools. The Board of Education is out with its list of schools to close. FOX6 News Reporter Vanessa Araiza is at tonight's packed board meeting getting reaction from all sides involved. She'll have the latest on the closures, layoffs and what comes next.

A cold Tuesday night out there with more on the way and FOX6 Chief Meteorologist J-P Dice says we could see a bit of snow by the end of the week. He'll have more details in his forecast tonight.

Coworkers and friends are remembering a longtime University of Alabama librarian who was killed in her Tuscaloosa home over the weekend. Hear more about the life of Kate Ragsdale as the community struggles to come to grips with this unthinkable act of violence.

Could graduates of community colleges earn more than graduates of four year schools? According to a new report, yes. FOX6 News Reporter Arielle Clay is on your side with good information about getting the most for your money when it comes to higher education.

The Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport unveils its new terminal, with many new features. FOX6 News Reporter Christy Hutchings show us why airport officials think this addition is so important to Birmingham's economic development.

The underground bunker where a 6-year-boy was held for a week in southeast Alabama has been destroyed. We'll have more details from Dale County.

See you for 90 minutes of news starting at 9.

Beth Shelburne

facebook.com/bshelburne

twitter.com/bshelburne

Powered by WorldNow