Good Evening, I'm Barbara Gauthier in the WTVM Newsroom. We hope you'll join us for News Leader 9 at 11. Here's a look at some of the stories we're working on.
Sudanese Standoff Over - Firefighters Released!
The gunman is dead and four firefighters are free tonight after being held captive in a home in an Atlanta suburb. SWAT officers stormed the home after launching a flash grenade. We've got the latest on injuries and why police say the gunman took the firefighters hostage in the first place.
Fight Over School District Legal Fees Rages On
The bickering continues over the legal fees being paid by the Muscogee County School Board. The State Ethics Committee cleared Columbus Senator Josh McKoon of wrongdoing and tonight he's firing back at school board members who accused him.
Colleges Meet the Demands for Mental Health Counseling for Students
Increasing violence on college campuses nationwide has led to an increase in the need for mental health counseling for students. We'll tell you how one local university is working to meet the demand.