Category Archives: Local News


News 9 MD: Attacking superbugs

More than 70,000 Americans will die each year from an infection they caught in the hospital. Superbugs have invaded hospitals and proved difficult to treat. 


Phenix City renews solid waste recycling contract

Phenix City renews a contract that could save you money on your utilities. The deal allows processed solid waste to be transported and recycled on farms throughout Russell County. News Leader Nine’s Tyrone McCoy has the details.


Digital School is the New School

It’s Digital Tools for Schools on Thursday, Nov. 13 at 11 p.m. on News Leader 9. And join the conversation online by using #DigitalToolsforSchools.