Friday, May 22, 2015

The Alabama News Network Mailbox

Gov. Robert Bentley Honors the Military
While Memorial Day weekend is the time to remember those who gave their lives for their country, Gov. Robert Bentley is taking time to honor those currently serving in the military.

National Night Out Kick Off Helps to Strengthen Neighborhoods
BONDS held it's annual National Night Out Kick Off Thursday evening.

Mayor Strange Meets with Dept. of Transportation Over 65/85 Interchange
The City of Montgomery made a formal request to have the Department of Transportation study the 65/85 interchange to see what can be done to make it safer.

Hubbard: Legislature's Email System May Have Been Hacked
State officials say the Alabama Legislature's email system appears to have been hacked by an unknown source.

Alabama House Passes Nearly $6 Billion Education Budget
The Alabama House has unanimously approved a nearly $6 billion education budget for 2016.

No New Trial for Former Gov. Don Siegelman
A federal appeals court has upheld the bribery conviction and prison sentence of former Gov. Don Siegelman.

Workers at Montgomery's Hyundai Plant Celebrate 10 Years of Making Cars
As workers at Montgomery's Hyundai plant celebrate 10 years of building cars, tour groups got to take part in the celebration.

Looking Back at 10 Years of Montgomery's Hyundai Plant
This week, Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama (HMMA) is celebrating 10 years of the automaker's Montgomery plant. We're looking back to the beginning.

Chief Meteorologist Ashley McDonald Says Goodbye
We gave Chief Meteorologist Ashley McDonald several tributes on her final day at Alabama News Network, but she wanted to take time to deliver her own personal goodbye to our viewers.

Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange Surprises Ashley McDonald
On her last day at Alabama News Network, Chief Meteorologist Ashley McDonald knew we'd say goodbye on the air, but she didn't know about one big surprise.