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9:46am

Tue January 6, 2009
WVAS Local

Alabama Faces Possibility of Severe Weather

Montgomery, Alabama –
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - National Weather Service meteorologists
urge Alabamians to monitor weather conditions today.
A large storm system will move across the state in front of an
approaching cold front.
Meteorologists said the system has the potential to spawn severe
thunderstorms, heavy rain and strong gusty winds.
Isolated tornadoes are also possible.
Numerous flood watches and flood warnings have also been issued
for much of the state.

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9:29am

Tue January 6, 2009
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WVAS Newscast

January 6,2009 – Stories making headlines in the WVAS newsroom:

Bobby Bright resigns as Mayor of Montgomery as he prepares to be sworn in as Alabama's Second l District Congressman.

Sales tax collections are down in the Capital City. Figures show sales tax collections in Montgomery for November 2008 were down 14 percent from November 2007.

Severe weather is a concern around the state as unseasonably warm temperatures are recorded statewide.

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7:34am

Tue January 6, 2009
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Bright Resigns

Montgomery, Alabama – (Montgomery,AL) Montgomery Mayor Bobby Bright made it official; he handed in his resignation effective just before midnight on January 5th.

Bright is leaving the job that he has held for nine years to serve as Alabama's 2nd District Congressman in the United States House of Representatives.

Bright wrote in his letter of resignation,"When first becoming mayor of Montgomery, my gaol was to leave it in better shape than I found it. We have been successful with that endeavor".

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11:22am

Tue December 30, 2008
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Bridge Crossing Jubilee

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10:18am

Mon December 29, 2008
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Marion/Tullibody Award Winners

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9:50am

Mon December 29, 2008
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Gun fire claims teen

Selma, AL – Selma police are investigating a weekend shooting that left a 16-year old boy dead. Authorities said Rahemeen Garner died Saturday from a gunshot wound to the chest. Police said Garner was shot by another teenager late Friday night. A 17-year old male was arrested and faces a murder charge. Officials declined to identify the suspected gunman because of his age. But Selma Police Chief William T. Riley said its likely the juvenile will be charged as an adult.

9:39am

Mon December 29, 2008
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Fred Shuttlesworth

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12:18am

Mon December 29, 2008
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WVAS NEWSCAST

Montgomery, AL – The morning newscast from WVAS, your news and public affairs leader.

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10:05am

Wed December 24, 2008
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WVAS NEWS

Montgomery, AL – The morning newscast from wvas, your news and public affairs leader.

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11:33am

Tue December 23, 2008
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WVAS NEWS

Montgomery, AL – E. D. nixon foundation announcing plans to honor the legacy of the late E.D. Nixon.

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