Jefferson County Health Department Officials and the Centers for Disease Control are monitoring nine people who were exposed to a person with Ebola-like symptoms in west Birmingham. The person traveled in from a part of Africa where Ebola is still present. We'll have a live report and talk with health officials.
The field for the first full-scale Republican Presidential debate is set. Fox News, which will air the debate at 8 p.m. tomorrow, narrowed it to ten candidates based on polling numbers. Our political analyst will break it down at 7:30 a.m.. For the list of candidates, check out the WBRC News App.
School starts this morning for Birmingham City Schools. State schools superintendent, Dr. Tommy Bice will join us at 8 a.m. to talk about legislators planning to take money away from the Educational Trust Fund.
This morning, a former Brookwood High School teacher faces charges for having sexual contact with a student.Joe Petrey is in custody right now.
Talks to raise new revenue and fix the budget were derailed at the Alabama State House. Again, Republican lawmakers are proposing a huge, multi-million dollar cut to Medicaid.