Says Macon County voters understood meaning of bingo, state still ‘cherry-picking’ bingo law
Motions to quash are adding up in the state’s case against Alabama Speaker of the House Mike Hubbard (R-Auburn) as prosecutors object to the defense’s subpoena of Attorney General Luther Strange.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley and first lady Dianne Bentley have agreed to a divorce settlement, ending their 50-year marriage, the governor's office said Monday.
Alabama agriculture officials and regional poultry experts continue to monitor commercial and backyard poultry operations for any sign of the avian influenza also known as bird flu. An outbreak of the deadly disease in Alabama has the potential to create a downturn in production in the state’s largest agri-business. Alabama is one of the nation's leaders in broiler chicken production. The state's poultry industry creates more than $15 billion in revenue and employs more than 86,000 workers in the state, according to the Alabama Poultry and Egg Association.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Comedian Steve Harvey and Montgomery business Greg Calhoun have purchased a former latex glove and condom factory in Eufaula.
East Selma-- Three victims of a church shooting in Selma are reported to be in stable condition after James Junior Minter, 26, of Selma, opened fire during services Sunday at the Oasis Tabernacle Church.
MONTGOMERY – Former Alabama state senator and Opelika businessman John Rice joined leaders of conservative groups from around the state Monday to urge the Senate to vote against new taxes.
United Way of Lee County is beginning its annual fundraising campaign with a kickoff event Friday at 8 a.m. at the East Alabama Medical Center Health Resource Center on Pepperell Parkway in Opelika.
Constituents from Alabama’s Thi rd Congressional District gathered at noon Wednesday at the Federal Building in downtown Opelika in support of a negotiated nuclear deal with Iran -- one of more than 150 rallies held outside Congressional offices nationwide as part of National Day of Action to prevent war in the Middle East -- as the proposed deal’s September deadline quickly approaches.