Be weather aware: Severe storms possible on Tuesday

Be weather aware: Severe storms possible on Tuesday

Good afternoon from the desk of Janet Hall.  Here are the stories we're working on for WBRC FOX6 News this evening.
 
Is the KIK app dangerous?
Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey says the social messaging Kik app can be dangerous for teens. She says a 35-year old-man is facing serious charges after using the app to meet a teenage victim. We'll have the full story at 5.
 
Tip 411 app
Here's an app that may help protect you and your family. It's the Tip 411 app that is now being used by the Walker County Sheriff's Office. We'll show you how it allows residents to report crimes and stay anonymous.
 
30th anniversary of Challenger disaster
It was 30 years ago today that the Challenger space shuttle exploded a little over one minute after its launch, killing everyone onboard. That included Christa McAuliffe, the first teacher in space. We'll talk to one of the Alabama teachers who wanted to be on the Challenger that day.
 
First Alert Weather
We are heading for a beautiful weekend but we are concerned about rough weather next week. Chief Meteorologist J-P Dice explains how there's a dangerous setup in our near future.
 
Those stories and more beginning at 5 p.m. on WBRC FOX6 News.

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