Good Evening, I'm Barbara Gauthier in the WTVM Newsroom.
Here's a look at some of the stories we're working on for Newsleader 9 at 11.
OMG - Lottery-mania is out of control. The jackpot for the Mega Millions now tops 540-million dollars and is still growing. It's a new record for North America. The chance to become an instant millionaire has people crossing the river from Alabama in hopes of getting the winning ticket. Newsleader 9's Curtis McCloud talks to some of them.
Just in case you don't hit the jackpot, you could end up getting a good job in Auburn. South Korea's fifth largest conglomerate is locating it's first American manufacturing facility in the city. They petro-chemical company is only hiring a couple of dozens people now but plan to hire many more over time. We've got the details.
@ Also, a copy of the Ten Commandments could soon be hanging in a public building near you.Georgia lawmakers overwhelmingly approved the legislation which would allow the biblical document to be hung in government buildings and schools. We'll tell you what's next.
And there's new video from Sanford, Florida relating to the shooting death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin. We'll show you the footage that some say could be a game-changer in the case.