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.
GBI Investigates Reports Teen Forced to Live in Chicken Coop
The GBI is investigating reports that a 15 year old Taylor County girl was being forced to live in a chicken coop as punishment. The child has been removed from the care of her adoptive parents. We'll show how the mother reacted when we showed up with our cameras today.
Midtown Shopping Center Getting Makeover
The Midtown Shopping Center on Macon Road has been home to K-mart and several other popular stores over the years and now it will be completely renovated. We've learned that a few big name retailers have signed on for space in the shopping center. We've got more details.
Widest Yard Sale Kicks Off Thursday
The world's "Widest Yard Sale" is kicking off first thing in the morning and the starting point is bringing statewide attention to some nearby East Alabama communities. We'll show you how much of an impact bargain hunters will have on our local economy. And we'll give you a sneak peek at some of the items you'll see for sale.
Tonight's Most Wanted
Crimestoppers and the Columbus Police Financial Crimes Unit need your help locating a female suspect. She's wanted for financial fraud and you can help bring her in. Semone Doughton has the details in tonight's Most Wanted report.