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Education Budget Controversy

Updated: 01/25/2009 - Alabama legislators expect to make deep cuts in education spending for the next school year, but there are sharp differences between the house and senate about how to do it.

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Troy University Students Celebrate Inauguration

Posted: 01/20/2009 - As we continue our team coverage on today's historic event. Many will remember "where they were" and "what they were doing" when the first African American was sworn in as president. And for some Troy University students, it was an event they thought they would never see in their lifetime.

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Dothan Bomb Threats

Updated: 01/08/2009 - Police search two schools and the Dothan airport for a bomb.

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Proration Hurting Wiregrass Schools

Updated: 12/16/2008 - Alabama Governor Bob Riley declared the state education budget in proration in the amount of 12-and-half percent having a huge impact on schools all across the state. It is much more than local school officials had expected and they are now facing major budget cuts.

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Riley sets proration at 12.5 percent

Updated: 01/30/2009 - Gov. Bob Riley has declared the state education budget in proration in the amount of 12.5 percent - a rate higher than education officials had expected.

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More School Woes

Updated: 12/15/2008 - Add the University of Florida to the list of places feeling the effects of a sagging economy.

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Possible Education Cuts

Posted: 12/14/2008 - Governor Bob Riley will announce what cuts the state will have to make to balance the state education budget due to tax collections falling below appropriations.

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Alabama Late Again with School Payments

Updated: 11/20/2008 - A shortfall in state revenue is causing Alabama to be late again in sending state funds to school systems to make their monthly payroll.

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Henry County Schools Lose One Mil Tax

Updated: 11/17/2008 - The passing of amendment one gave many school officials in the Wiregrass a sigh of relief. But budget concerns still linger for one school system after the loss of the one mil tax vote.

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Officials "Go Back to School"

Updated: 11/14/2008 - Abbeville Elementary and Abbeville Christian Academy students were greeted by area officials on Friday.

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C.I.T.Y Program Helps WOODSKids

Updated: 11/13/2008 - Within the past 10 years, Southern Poverty Law Center says the state of Alabama has seen a dramatic increase in the number of children in juvenile justice facilities. But one program in the Wiregrass is working to turn those numbers around and give new hope to these children.

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Overcoming The Academic Achievement Gap

Updated: 11/12/2008 - National statistics indicate a widening academic achievement gap between the middle class and those children from low-income families.

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