Thursday, September 3, 2015

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South Alabama Electric Co-Op Warns of Possible Scam
South Alabama Electric Cooperative has a warning about a potential scam affecting members of the co-op.

Alabama State Sales Tax Holiday Underway Through Sunday
The annual state sales tax holiday weekend runs from Friday, August 7, through Sunday, August 9, on back-to-school and other items.

Alabama City Ranks Lowest Nationwide in Gas Prices
The average price of gasoline has dropped a penny over the past two weeks to $2.82 a gallon. The cheapest price recorded in the continental United States was $2.33 a gallon in Birmingham, Alabama.

Alabama Revenue Commissioner Warns Against Tax Fraud
Alabama's revenue commissioner says there may be a threat looming over your income tax refund check.

Prattville Man Dies in Car Crash
A Pratville man is dead after a car accident in Augtauga County.

Man Dies in Macon County Crash
A Notasulga man is dead after a car accident in Macon County.

State Revenue Commissioner Issues Scam Warning
The state's top tax official is warning Alabama taxpayers to watch out for a phone scam using her department's name.

Volkswagen recalling more than 440,000 Jettas and Beetles.
Volkswagen is recalling more than 440 thousand Jettas and Beetles.

Officials Release Thanksgiving Fire Safety Tips
The Alabama State Fire Marshal’s Office and the National Fire Protection Association give fire safety tips for Thanksgiving.

Deandra Lee Trial Triple Murder Trial Rescheduled
The trial of a man accused of killing 9-year-old twins and their caretaker is being moved to next April.