Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-09-02 21:53:52 GMT
A noteworthy kick-off to a week of activities surrounding the inauguration of Dr. Gwendolyn Boyd as the 14th President of Alabama State University. Tuesday morning, former U.S. Ambassador to the UnitedMore >>
Alabama State University has a weeklong series of events planned to celebrate the inauguration of Gwendolyn Boyd as the 14th President of Alabama State University.More >>
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Halliburton says it has agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle a substantial portion of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.More >>
Halliburton's agreement to pay more than $1 billion to settle numerous claims involving the 2010 BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill could be a way for the company and victims of the spill to avoid years of costly litigation -...More >>
Shortly after 7 a.m., police responded to the high school to investigate
menacing graffiti spray painted on the front of the school building. The
graffiti did include the word "bomb."
Although there was no credible
information to warrant any validation of the threat, school officials
decided to evacuate the students while the police conducted a sweep of
In addition to the high school, the elementary school and preschool were also closed on Monday. 19 Action News has learned the elementary and preschool classes were canceled due to a bussing issue. There were no threats at those schools.