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Three journalists from Missouri are headed to Virginia to help out their colleagues in the wake of yesterday’s fatal shootings of Alison Park and Adam Ward. The staff members from KY3 and KSPR will assist WDBJ with its daily news coverage while the Roanoke station’s staffers grieve. Former WDBJ reporter Vester Lee Flanagan II shot Adam and Alison while Alison was interviewing a local person on live television. The Gunman posted videos of his crime on social media before taking his own life. Vicky Gardner, the person who was being interviewed and the third victim is doing better. Doctors have upgraded her condition to good.
Tropical Storm Erika is currently moving over the Leeward Islands. Tropical Storm Warnings are in effect for Puerto Rico and the US/British Virgin Islands.
Did you know the city of Austin–not AISD–actually hires and places crossing guards across town? If you feel like your child’s school needs a crossing guard, you can actually speak up and get one for your area!
Police are trying to figure out who would have taken the life of 20 year old Ke’Osha Kanada. People in the neighborhood are understandably on edge.