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Murder-for-hire, road reopening today & a 2nd mistrial, plenty to get through this Thursday!

We have plenty to cover this Thursday morning. 

After a second mistrial, will state attorney go at it again in hopes of getting a conviction on Madison Police Officer Eric Parker? We'll tell you which case he can't escape.

Decatur Utilities is warning customers about scammers calling in an effort to get your money. At 5:00 & 6:00 a.m. on WAFF 48 News Today, we'll tell you what you need to know to avoid becoming a victim.

A pretty interesting story out of Bessemer: So in a nutshell, some goobers who many believe were parents, started shooting outside a pee wee football game and now the league is kicking the whole team out of the playoffs. Hear what some parents are trying to do to get their kids back on the field.

It's been months but drivers in Madison County can celebrate with a road reopening today. We'll tell you where in a live report at 5:00 a.m. & 6:00 a.m. on WAFF 48 News Today and don't forget to tune in for your road work rundown in your First Alert Road Report.

Drama on the campus of Alabama A&M University is putting Governor Bentley and the college's board of trustees at odds. This all evolves around the extension of University President Dr. Andrew Hugine's contract and state investigators auditing the college's finances. We'll break this story down at 5:30 & 6:30 a.m.

What do restaurants in the Shoals and a forest fire have in common, you have to hear what experts are saying about the risk of eating out. Tune in for that at 5:30 a.m. & 6:30 a.m.

We're almost to the weekend but we have to get through this Thursday. Trent Butler, David Ernst & myself can help with that.

See you starting at 4:30 a.m.

--Margo Gray 

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