Thursday Mar 6
The Montgomery Advertiser
March 5 in the Legislature
House of Representatives * Passed HB 98, sponsored by Rep. Jim Patterson, R-Meridianville, which designates the queen honey bee as the official state insect of Alabama * Passed HB 138, sponsored by Rep. Patricia Todd, D-Birmingham, which would allow HIV clinics to re-dispense drugs not used by patients.
Mysterious Helicopter Flights On Radar Of Madison County Leaders
Officials are still trying to figure out who flew a fleet of helicopters that were allegedly hovering over and illuminating homes in Lincoln County, Tennessee, but the incident is now on the radar of leaders south of the state line.
2 dead following wreck in Meridianville
Madison County deputies are diverting traffic onto Meridianville Bottom Road. Alternate routes also include Pulaski Pike and Moores Mill Road.
Roads closed due to hazardous conditions
Westbound I-565 is completely shut down from Memorial Parkway to County Line and Eastbound I-565 from the Parkway to Chapman Mountain.