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Traffic Reporter Jerry Howell Celebrates 20 Years With Alabama News Network

Our very own traffic reporter Jerry Howell is celebrating a big milestone with Alabama News Network. Jerry has been our “eyes in the sky” for 20 years now, joining the Alabama News Network team in July of 1999. Since then, Jerry has had a bird’s eye view not only to the growing amount of cars on Montgomery’s roadways, but the…

Wetumpka Walmart Greeter Celebrates Major Milestone

Retail store, star greeter celebrate 30th anniversary

Wetumpka Walmart greeter James Osborne has one mission every time a customer walks through the door. “Make them feel welcome and tell ’em have a good day and all,” said Osborne. Osborne has been with the store since it opened 30 years ago. He recalls a conversation with Walmart founder Sam Walton. “I talked to him on the telephone and…

John and Tommy Morning Show Celebrates Their 1st Year Back On Air At Y-102

If you grew up in Montgomery you’ve probably listened to these two on your morning commute. John Garrett and Tommy Fields of the John and Tommy morning show are celebrating their first year back on air at Y-102. The two were a dynamic duo here in the late 90’s, until they took a bit of a hiatus in 2003. Tommy says…

April 27th Tornadoes Remembered

Today marks five years since the devastating tornadoes ripped through parts of Central Alabama. The storms were to blame for more than 200 lives lost and more than a billion dollars in damages. One of those areas affected was it Elmore county, where an E-F-4 went through the county for several miles, killing six people. The day after the devastation is…