So you can stay ahead of the news, here's a quick look at some of the stories ABC15 will be keeping an eye on Thursday, May 2.
JODI ARIAS TRIAL
Closing arguments are expected to commence in the murder trial of Jodi Arias. 9am, Maricopa County Superior Court, Phoenix.
PRESIDENT IN MEXICO
President Barack Obama is headed to Central America, scheduled to visit Mexico on Thursday before continuing on to Costa Rica. While the trip is supposed to focus on economic issues, border security will likely be a topic of discussion as well.
WILDFIRE SEASON PREP
Governor Brewer and state emergency personnel will talk about preparations for the upcoming wildfire season. 8:30am, Arizona Division of Emergency Management, Phoenix.
MESA SMOKE ALARM WALK
Mesa firefighters will distribute smoke alarms in a neighborhood where a fatal fire occurred last year. 10:30am, near Main & Val Vista, Mesa.