Tropical Storm Isaias spawned tornadoes and dumped rain along the U.S. East Coast on Tuesday after making landfall as a hurricane in North Carolina, where it smashed boats together and caused floods and fires that displaced dozens of people.
BRYAN ANDERSON and SARAH BLAKE MORGAN Associated Press
Strong opinions from parents after school leaders in Jefferson County decided not to open schools traditionally this fall. Some parents said they were disappointed in the district’s decision to do remote learning for the first nine weeks of school.
According to Alabama Power a typical residential customer using 1,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity per month is expected to receive a credit of $25. Customers who use more energy will receive a larger credit.
Students with last names A-K will attend school in person on Mondays and Thursdays. Students with last names L-Z will go to school in person on Tuesdays and Fridays. Students will learn remotely on the other days of the week.