Afternoon Update
3:52 pm
Fri August 31, 2012

Afternoon Round-Up 8/31/12

Today on NPR: Harvard University is investigating 125 students for possible cheating on a final exam last spring.

Business:

  • Henry County Medical Center officials have eliminated two jobs at their hospital-run nursing home, as part of a facility restructuring.
  • In an e-mail to employees Thursday owner and CEO of C.A. Jones Management, Chuck Jones relinquished control of some of his companies to a "consultant."

A judge today sentenced former South Marshall Middle School principal Kent Barlow to serve 10 years in prison.

National Weather Service officials say remnants of former Hurricane Isaac will bring gusty winds and rain to the region this weekend.