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Scam artists are targeting customers of the Central Alabama Electric Cooperative, or CAEC, according to company officials.CAEC is issuing an alert to its members, as well as the general public, to be awareMore >>
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The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.More >>
A condemned Arizona inmate gasped for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.More >>
An airline said Thursday it suspected typhoon weather caused one of its planes to crash land on a small Taiwanese island, killing 48 people.More >>
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -
A special committee has promised to keep a cemetery running during bankrupcty proceedings.
The George Washington Carver Memorial Cemetery closed unexpectedly in September when the owner filed for bankrupcty.
Monday, Rep. Juandalynn Givan announced that an oversight committee has been formed to address loved ones' concerns over the cemetery's condition during bankrupcty.
A group of volunteers has promised to maintain the property during this period of transition. The committee even plans to work with the owner in the future to make sure the business runs as smoothly as possible.
The committee has invited family and friends of those buried at the cemetery Mon., Jan. 20 for a Clean Up Day at the cemetery from noon to 2 p.m.
In related news, Cedric McMillian has made an offer to buy the cemetery which must be approved by the court.
Tune in to FOX6 News at 5 and 6 for more on this story from Investigative Reporter Ronda Robinson.