Shoppers Race To Grocery Stores, Alabama Power Eyes Powerlines
Just as Montgomery prepares for the possible snow, grocery stores say they're getting hit hard, as well. Alabama Power is also gearing up for what's to come...
Shoppers we spoke with say they're trying not to be out driving to get their last minute items, especially if there is snow or ice -- so they're stocking up now.
Shoppers in Montgomery are bracing themselves for the winter weather threat. Grocery stores, like Calhoun Foods, are already selling out of items as people prepare for the possible snow and ice.
"Canned goods, batteries, a lot of lunchables, party mean, just something that can get you by or through the event," Said Calhoun Foods Manager, Renard Calhoun, about the most popular items people are going for.
External Affairs Manager, Mike Jordan, is asking people to eye heavy powerlines hanging low.
Jordan says they've got an extra crew that has been monitoring this weather the last few days. they're asking people to be safe on the roads as well...
Alabama power says they also need your help in reporting any outages. The number to report an outage is 1-800-888-2726.