Teacher Facing Sex Charges, Soldier Running Home Almost There

Good Evening everyone, It's Barbara Gauthier in the WTVM Newsroom. Hope you're having a great night.

Here's a look at some of the stories you'll see when you join us tonight for Newsleader 9 at 11.

A Columbus teacher is behind bars on several sexual charges involving a 14-year-old child. We have more details, along with reaction from the Muscogee County schools superintendent.

Plus, new developments on a just-released military timeline. Find out how long troops will remain in Afghanistan and when their combat role will end.

Also a former Fort Benning soldier running home to raise awareness about the problems facing servicemen is almost home. We'll update his progress.

And Facebook is going public. How will it impact you and your Facebook page? We'll take a look at the implications.