Today, the Athens City Schools Superintendent will announce plans to upgrade and improve the district's schools.
Emergency crews responded to the scene of a wreck involving a train and a sanitation truck in Lawrence County.
The wreck happened Thursday morning at a railroad crossing near Highway 20 and County Road 381 in Hillsboro.
Authorities said the driver of the truck was able to jump out before the collision. He was taken to Decatur General Hospital to be checked out. No other injuries were reported in the wreck.
The crash spilled 150 gallons of fuel.
Hillsboro Volunteer Fire Department and Lawrence County EMA responded to the wreck.
Authorities continue to investigate.
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