Greg Cochran with the League of Municipalities said Tuesday there was an agreement between the governor, counties and cities to increase the state gas tax by 12 cents, on top of current gas tax. Lawmakers would need to approve it.
A man wanted for the shooting of an Auburn police officer has died, along with a woman who was with him. Police say the two were killed in an apartment fire that broke out during a standoff with law enforcement
A Decatur woman is pushing local leaders to pass an ordinance that creates guidelines for animal tethering in the city. “At this point, an animal could live its entire life at the end of a 3 foot chain and that’s completely legal," said Melissa Lance.