Are your car doors actually locked? For most drivers, locking your doors is such a habit it has become an afterthought. Law enforcement officers across Alabama are now pushing a social media campaign to ensure you remember.
Every school employee from the cafeteria to the classroom must get a state background check, according to Alabama law. With the start of the school year across the state it appears that process is slower, which has resulted in hundreds of vacancies in school systems.
Paying for school resource officers has proven to be a difficult task for many school systems across the Tennessee Valley. In Scottsboro, the City Council approved a motion to give the city school system $30,000 to help foot the bill.