The Sunrise News Sampler
The Chamber, University of Alabama and Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports Commission are working together to communicate information consistently for each Bama home football game in efforts of making sure fans have a great experience and make the most of game day! Game day info is available here.
Following a recent audit of the city, auditors suggest Tuscaloosa create a whistle blower policy, which the Tuscaloosa City Council is considering. Mayor Maddox says it would strengthen the accountability practices within the city.
Alabama’s Constitutional Revision Commission ended its rewrite of the state constitution Wednesday with no major changes to provisions that give Montgomery broad control over the state’s 67 counties.
The Democrat-controlled Senate and House Republicans can’t agree on how to avoid a partial government shutdown at midnight Monday. Senate Democrats want to strip away a plan to defund the health care law in a bill to keep the government operating through November 15, but Republicans will not accept a “clean” spending measure.
Fox Sports reports that O.J. Simpson was reportedly caught by prison guards while trying to steal oatmeal cookies. He is said to have been let off with only a warning.