Alabama's Teacher of the Year Receives New Car

A Jefferson County teacher is enjoying that new car smell after being named Alabama's Teacher of the Year by ALFA.

Roy Hudson, a theater teacher at Shade Valley High School in Birmingham, was given a 2008 Chevrolet Impala. He's been working at the school for 15  years.

Hudson is now the state's candidate for National Teacher of the Year. He says he's honored to represent all of the teachers in the state.