East Alabama headlines for Thursday

By: Elizabeth White

LEE COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - Here's what we're working on in our East Alabama newsroom.

Lee County Sheriff's investigators are on the scene of a home invasion in Smiths Station. We are told masked men, armed with guns entered the residence and tied up the victims with cords. One victim was injured. News Leader 9 is on the way to find out the details.

Plus, East Alabama Medical Center is testing their emergency preparedness. The hospital is practicing what they would do if hit by a devastating tornado. News Leader 9 will take you to the drill.

Plus, we are just days away from the Alabama Primary. Tonight, Katharine Kington will profile the republican race for Circuit Court Judge, Place 2.