Governor Bentley to Recognize 20 New Torchbearer Schools in Alabama

GovernorRobert Bentley on Tuesday will join State Department of Education SuperintendentDr. Tommy Bice to recognize the 2013-2014 Torchbearer schools in Alabama. Torchbearer schools are high-poverty public schools that have overcomethe odds to become high-performing schools. Twenty schools have beenselected for 2013-2014.

Tuesday's award ceremony is scheduled to begin at 6:00 p.m. atthe Capital City Club in Montgomery.