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 Wednesday, January 8.
TUCSON SHOOTINGS 3-YEAR ANNIVERSARY Wednesday marks the three-year anniversary of the shootings at a "Congress on Your Corner" event that killed six and wounded 13, including former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords. Events will be held in Tucson to remember the events of that 2011 day.
TACO BELL MURDER SENTENCING Cordell Jude, found guilty of reckless manslaughter in connection with a shooting death at a Taco Bell drive-through, is scheduled to be sentenced. 8:30 a.m., Maricopa County Superior Court, Phoenix.
DRUG DEAL SENTENCING Edden Bell, who pleaded guilty to attempt to commit a marijuana violation, is scheduled to be sentenced. Bell is not facing charges for the deaths of two teens officials say Bell supplied with synthetic drugs because those were not illegal at that time. 11 a.m., Maricopa County Superior Court, Phoenix.
COUNTY ATTORNEY MEDIA BRIEFING Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery will update the media on current high profile cases. 10 a.m., Maricopa County Administration Building, Phoenix.
OFFICER SHOT BARBECUE A barbecue will be held to benefit the families of Phoenix Police Officer Scott Sefranka and Sheriff's Posse Member Phillip Grigg, both shot on New Year's Eve trying to apprehend armed robbery suspects. 11 a.m.-2.p.m. and 4 p.m.-8 p.m., Phoenix Law Enforcement Association Garage, 11th Avenue & Adams Street, Phoenix.
COMPANIES HIRING CenturyLink (20 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix), Krispy Kreme (7055 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale), and SafeLite (2080 W. Chandler Blvd., Chandler) are all holding job fairs Wednesday.