Attorney General Steve Marshall joins other state officials in supporting new school safety program

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (EETV)- Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall has endorsed Gov. Kay Ivey's new school safety proposal. The proposal, called the Alabama Sentry Program, allows specially trained school administrators to be armed in order to prevent potential school shooting treats. “I share Governor Ivey’s concerns that every effort be made to ensure that all Alabama’s schools have the ability to protect our children by quickly responding to threats to their safety,” said Marshall.


Longtime Auburn Mayor Bill Ham not seeking reelection

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Longtime Auburn Mayor Bill Ham formally announced Monday during a Memorial Day breakfast that he would not seek reelection. Ham was first elected in 1998 and during that time has overseen a period of immense population and economic growth in the city. Ham has traditionally been a familiar face on Auburn University's campus throughout the years, having traditionally participated in events hosted by various campus organizations.  The next Auburn municipal election is scheduled for August 28. 


Alabama health officials provide tips to get prepared for the expected landfall of Subtropical Storm Alberto

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (EETV)- The Alabama Department of Public Health is sending out a few reminders of how to be prepared ahead of the expected landfall of Subtropical Storm Alberto. Officials say that power and water supplies may be cut off after a storm so it is important to always have an emergency water supply, emergency food and medicine on hand, and to gather safety and personal items in advance.


Dadeville man arrested by Auburn Police and charged with Sexual Abuse of a Child less than 12 years of age

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- On May 7, 2018, Auburn Police arrested Clifford Earl Williams, age 43, from Dadeville, Alabama in obedience to a Grand Jury indictment charging him with Sexual Abuse of a Child less than 12 years of age. The arrest stems from an investigation into the sexual abuse of a child that was reported to police on August 10, 2015; the incident occurred at a residence on Oak Street.


City of Auburn to offer free downtown parking from May 7-16

AUBURN, Ala.- The City of Auburn has announced that downtown parking will be free May 7-16 during the break between Auburn University’s spring and summer semesters. In addition to on-street parking available throughout downtown, parking can be found on and surrounding the ground floor of the Auburn Municipal Parking Deck and in the Gay Street Parking lot.


Pet of the Week: Amber

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Meet this week's Lee County Humane Society Pet of the Week, Amber.  Amber is about two years old, and she's been with the shelter for about two months. According to the shelter she mostly likes to do her own thing, but is definitely a fan of the occasional snuggle session.  When she's not loving on you, Amber enjoys taking lengthy naps in the sunlight and snacking on tasty treats.


Drug Take Back Day Saturday

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (EETV)- Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall urges Alabamians to participate in the DEA Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, on Saturday, April 28, at various locations throughout the state.


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