standoff http://apr.org en Town Mourns For Slain Bus Driver Amid Standoff http://apr.org/post/town-mourns-slain-bus-driver-amid-standoff <p>Hundreds of people have turned out at a service to remember an Alabama bus driver who was shot to death trying to protect the young children on his school bus.</p><p>Mourners who attended a viewing service at a funeral home Saturday night remembered 66-year-old Charles Albert Poland, Jr., as a humble hero who taught Sunday School and often lent a helping hand to others.</p> Sun, 03 Feb 2013 06:21:59 +0000 The Associated Press 24249 at http://apr.org Town Mourns For Slain Bus Driver Amid Standoff Man Linked To Ala. Standoff Was Facing Court http://apr.org/post/man-linked-ala-standoff-was-facing-court <P>The pastor of a nearby church helped comfort children who were on a rural Alabama school bus when a gunman killed the driver and took a 6-year-old boy.</P> <P>Pastor Michael Senn said Wednesday, a day after the shooting, that the kids were "pretty shocked, traumatized."</P> <P>He says "they saw everything that happened. Wed, 30 Jan 2013 23:02:53 +0000 The Associated Press 24061 at http://apr.org Man Linked To Ala. Standoff Was Facing Court