Friday, September 4, 2015

CBS 8 Troy Newsroom

Canadian Counsel General Visits CGI in Troy
You may not know Canada is Alabama's number one customer. And more than 100 thousand jobs in the state depend on trade and investment with Canada.

Troy Man Dies in Pike Co. Wreck
A Troy man is dead after a fatal car crash.

Petition Calls for Parking Deck at Troy University
New Bookstore Coming to Troy Montgomery Campus
Troy University leaders announce multiple improvements to the Montgomery campus.

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.

Troy Tornado Damages Businesses
An EF-1 tornado rips through Troy, six people were injured. And there's extensive damage to the city's largest retailer- Walmart and the Hibbett Sports.

Man Protects Granddaughter Inside Walmart When Troy Tornado Hit
Charles Lemke shielded his 20-month-old granddaughter when the tornado hit Troy's Walmart.

Explanation of How Troy Tornado Formed and How Rare It Was
Alabama News Network Meteorologist Elissia Wilson explains how the EF-1 tornado that hit the Walmart shopping center in Troy formed and why it is so rare to see this time of year.

Details of Troy Tornado Released by National Weather Service
The National Weather Service has released its report on the tornado that hit Troy late Thursday night.

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.