Submitted by Evelyn Laurence on Friday, November 9th, 11:55 am
Alabama's 22 State Parks is offering free admission for veterans this Veterans Day weekend, starting tomorrow, November 10th. In honor of Veterans Day, Alabama State Parks will waive the entrance fee for veterans at all of its 22 state parks on Saturday and Sunday, November 10 and 11. Anyone who indicates they are a veteran will be admitted into the park day-use areas without charge. No..... Read More
Submitted by WTVM Web Staff on Friday, October 19th, 4:34 pm
(WTVM)- It is a priority year-round, but school bus safety is particularly important during the school year, when motorists come into contact with school buses on a daily basis.
This year, School Bus Safety Week is Oct. 22 to 26, and the Alabama Department of Public Safety is partnering with the Alabama Department of Education to remind motorists of the law and what is required in an effort to prevent crashes, injuries and fatalities. In 2011, there were 546 crashes, 268 injuries and five fatalities involving school buses in Alabama.