Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Across Alabama

Prattville Pops Perform at Park
You could hear the sound of music through Prattville today, as the Prattville Pops took to the park.

Prattville Holds 10th Annual Art Festival
It may be a gray day outside, but the city of Prattville was bright and colorful. The 10th Annual Fountain City Art Festival was held today in Pratt Park.

Jury: Life sentence for grandmother in girl's running death
A jury is recommending life without parole for an Alabama woman convicted of capital murder in her granddaughter's running death.

Harper Lee's Novel Cover Revealed
Wednesday, HarperCollins unveiled the jacket art for Lee's "Go Set a Watchman," the unexpected follow-up to her classic "To Kill a Mockingbird."

Ways Parents Can Help Students Before the Big Test
While many students are on spring break this week, teachers in Greenville are prepping for standardized testing, but school officials say it's not all up to the teachers.

Montgomery Public Library Hosted its Five Days to Freedom Celebration
The Montgomery Public Library is starting off commemorations as the historic march heads back to the capital city.

Hundreds Gathered for a Good Cause at Riverwalk Stadium
Hundreds gathered at Riverwalk Stadium today to walk toward a cure for Multiple Sclerosis.

The Easter Bunny Made an Appearance at Eastdale Mall
Kids in Montgomery got a special spring-time surprise. The Easter bunny arrived at Eastdale Mall.

No. 14 UAB upsets No. 3 Iowa State in the Round of 64
UAB, a 14 seed out of Conference USA that was the No. 4 seed in its own league tournament, managed to upend No. 3 Iowa State, 60-59, and burn some brackets right off the bat

5-Year-Old Abducted From School Now in Police Custody
5-year-old Aaliyah Linton is now in the custody of South Carolina State Police. She was taken from Union Springs Elementary School Thursday morning.