Thursday, February 14, 2008

Friday in The Star

Check out Friday's Star for the following stories:

State Sen. Hank Erwin has introduced a pair of bills in the Legislature that would allow some students and professors at state colleges to carry firearms on campus. What do campus police and administrators think of this idea? Dan Whisenhunt has this story.

Todd South has a wrap up of the Anniston Army Depot sustainability conference. What can the depot do to sustain jobs, output, growth and the evironment?

Todd also writes about the veterans affairs travel allowance, which was recently raised for the first time in 30 years.

A bill to subject the JPA to the state's Open Meetings Act cleared the House. Now it's on to the Senate. Markeshia Ricks covers this story.