Annual Higher Education Day rally being held in Montgomery

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WIAT) — College students from all across the state will make their way to the capitol city Thursday morning.

The annual “Higher Education” day rally is Thursday. Students and faculty members from public universities make the trip each year to continue their mission for more support from the state, for higher education.

Governor Bentley will make a speech at 11 a.m. on the front steps of the Alabama State House.

More than 1,000 people are expected to attend this year’s rally.

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