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FILE - In this Thursday, May 4, 2017 file photo, a third-grader punches in her student identification to pay for a meal at Gonzales Community School in Santa Fe, N.M. The Trump administration is proposing a rollback of nutrition guidelines for federal school meals programs that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child obesity. (AP Photo/Morgan Lee, file)

Ala. schools experiencing extreme food supply shortage

A food supply shortage in Alabama has resulted in schools asking more from the parents. Officials for schools in Alexander City said suppliers are short on products, drivers and warehouse employees. They are now having to ask parents to send their kids to school on a full stomach with snacks.