Due to the weather, the Monday morning Wreath Laying

Ceremony on 1/17 at the MLK Memorial Park is canceled.

 

 

 

 

 

President Biden says he and the First Lady will soon make a trip to Uvalde [[ yoo-VAHL-dee ]], Texas, after a deadly mass shooting at an elementary school. Speaking at the White House, Biden said they hope to bring a little comfort to a community that has been shaken by the tragedy. The President said the "soul of the nation" needs to heal.       Former President Trump is still planning to speak at the National Rifle Association's annual meeting in Houston Friday, despite Tuesday's deadly school shooting in Texas. Trump released a statement saying the U.S. "needs real solutions and real leadership in this moment, not politicians and partisanship." Trump said the speech will be a "major" one without going into the details of what it will contain.        Oklahoma's governor is signing off on the strictest abortion bills in the U.S. Republican Kevin Stitt put his signature on the bill that bans abortion at conception. The only exceptions would be to save the pregnant woman's life and if the pregnancy is because of a rape, sexual assault, or incest reported to law enforcement.       President Biden has signed a new executive order on national police reform. Speaking at the White House, Biden said the order aims to boost police accountability. Part of the order creates a national database to track police misconduct, but it only covers federal law enforcement agencies.       A piece of property with a connection to movie history is on the market in California. The San Francisco Chronicle says the home is located next to the famous school house featured in Alfred Hitchcock's 1963 movie, The Birds. The refurbished Victorian sits on slightly more than one acre in the community of Bodega, and is flanked by the school house building and a church.