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Teacher's attorney fires back during suspension hearing

Good Thursday evening, everyone. Here is a look at what is coming up during WAFF 48 News at 10.

A Huntsville City School teacher has been suspended without pay for 15 days, after allegedly assisting a student in changing answers on a standardized test. Eleanor Burks appeared before the school board this afternoon to learn her fate. At 10, we take you inside that meeting, where things got tense between a board member and the attorney representing Burks.

A former teacher convicted of sexually abusing a student is prompting calls for mercy from some - and from others, for him to be locked up and the key thrown away. WAFF 48 News has obtained letters filed in court ahead of the scheduled sentencing of former Country Day School teacher Brett Naff. He was convicted of two counts of sodomy last month. Naff is a former teacher of Country Day School. At 10, hear what supporters on both sides have to say.

Some checks you write can be deposited twice - sounds great, right? But in reality, it as a technical oversight that could cost you. WAFF 48 Investigates mobile banking.

Join us for these stories and more tonight on WAFF 48 News at 10.

I’ll see you then.

Kim Essex

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