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Sylacauga Blue Bell plant cited by the FDA and Birmingham kids initiative grabs national attention

The Blue Bell Creameries plant in Sylacauga is closed for cleaning, and there's no timeline for when production will begin again. Source: Sherea Harris The Blue Bell Creameries plant in Sylacauga is closed for cleaning, and there's no timeline for when production will begin again. Source: Sherea Harris

Good afternoon from the desk of Janet Hall. Here are the stories we're working on for FOX6 News this evening.

Blue Bell Sylacauga plant

In the midst of the listeria scare at Blue Bell Creameries there is new information today about the Blue Bell plant in Sylacauga. An FDA report cites at least 8 violations at the plant. We'll take a look at the specifics on FOX6 News at 5:00.

SCLC rallies against violence

In the wake of a triple murder in the Smithfield community there are now pleas to stop the violence. Leaders of the SCLC condemned the violence and called on residents and elected officials to work together.

White House initiative includes Birmingham

The city of Birmingham will be part of a White House initiative focused on at risk youth. "My Brother's Keeper" will pull together the resources of dozens of agencies. We'll have details on FOX6 News.

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