Thursday, January 10, 2008

Friday in The Star

Check out Friday's Star for these stories:

The JPA is investigating ways to preserve Native American monuments found all over McClellan. Dan Whisenhunt will tell you about the monuments and what plans are in the works to take care of them.

Markeshia Ricks looks at the presidential campaign of Ron Paul. The Republican congressman's started a radio campaign in the state in hopes of raising his profile. His signs have been popping up all over east Alabama since he announced his candidacy last year.

The County Commission wants to go green - members signed up with a program to monitor and lower its greenhouse gas emissions. Dan has this story.

And Dan also has a story about teens in the county's program for gifted students who have built a course from LEGO blocks to be navigated by a robot they designed. They'll enter the whole contraption in a contest at UAH this weekend.