(WAFF) - The heat is definitely on this morning in the Tennessee Valley. This is Trent Butler hoping that you'll find a good way to stay cool today in this scorching heat. This morning, we'll tell you all about a heat advisory that's in place. Meteorologist David Ernst will show us how the temperatures will soar and what it will feel like. The heat index may surge well past 100!
Many people are also talking about the Confederate flag in the wake of last week's deadly shooting Charleston. One Alabama lawmaker is planning to file a resolution calling for the flag to be removed from the Alabama Capitol grounds.