The Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind received grants totaling more than $1 million from FEMA for three safe rooms. A crew with a crane is on campus this week to assemble the shelters.
Deputies with the Etowah County Sheriff's office have arrested a woman and her nephew and charged them with burglary in Altoona.
Lieutenant governor Kay Ivey paid a visit to Piedmont High School Monday to learn about the school's technology initiative. Ivey said the program is doing an ideal job in maximizing different learning opportunities for students.