The Sunrise News Sampler
On Saturday, Feb 15 at 10am, the Tuscaloosa City Schools and the University of Alabama's Parent Leadership Academy will host a workshop in the Central High School auditorium to will provide attendees with information about Alabama's College and Career-Readiness Standards.
According to Tuscaloosa Police, 21-year-old Roberto Demetrius Gladney was arrested following the robbery of two people Monday afternoon. He was placed in the Tuscaloosa County Jail pending a $120,000 bond.
HB 381 is scheduled for a committee hearing in the Alabama legislature today. The measure will help implement an ignition interlock law, which will protect Alabama commuters from drunk drivers.
A new report from the Congressional Budget Office says the government's budget deficit is set to fall to $514 billion for the current year. It's down substantially from last year and the lowest by far since President Obama took office.