Friday, August 22 2014 1:37 AM EDT2014-08-22 05:37:37 GMT
Malaysia is preparing to receive the bodies and ashes of 20 of its citizens killed when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July.More >>
The bodies and ashes of 20 Malaysians killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July arrived home on Friday, the first day of national mourning in the country's history.More >>
Friday, August 22 2014 12:32 AM EDT2014-08-22 04:32:27 GMT
The founder of a Montgomery boot camp billed as a military style training program for at risk students is under arrested and charged with two counts of sexual abuse of a child.More >>
He uses tough love and a military style approach to keep kids in Montgomery out of trouble but now, the founder of a local discipline academy has found himself in trouble with the law. Glenn Veasy is facing sexual abuse allegations involving one of the teens in his boot camp. More >>
Thursday, August 21 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-08-22 03:48:02 GMT
Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System Director James Talton and Chief of Staff Dr. Cliff Robinson have been placed on administrative leave, VA Southeast Network Director Charles Sepich announcedMore >>
Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System Director James Talton and Chief of Staff Dr. Cliff Robinson have been placed on administrative leave, VA Southeast Network Director Charles Sepich announced Thursday.More >>
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -
The Alabama Department of Transportation says the construction project at Perry Hill Road on Interstate 85 is approximately 71 percent complete.
The project is on schedule to be completed by Nov. 21, according to ALDOT spokesperson Linda Crockett.
The bridges over I-85 have been widened to the outside, and the contractor is currently working on the inside widening.
Grading of the new loop ramp is ongoing, Crockett adds, as well as the relocation and extension of the northbound on ramp onto I-85.
The new loop ramp will allow travelers going south on Perry Hill Road to travel to I-85 North without having to make the left turn.
The relocation and extension of the existing northbound ramp will be utilized by travelers going north on Perry Hill Road to go north onto I-85.
Work is also ongoing for the new traffic signals as well as the new roadway lighting.