In addition to this annual turkey drive, the 2020 Silver Slugger Award winner created Anderson’s League of Leaders (ALOL) to provide youth affected by gun violence with mentorship and the tools needed to succeed.
The two mayors have agreed that if the Alabama Crimson Tide wins, Anders will make a $100 donation to the Tuscaloosa Pre-K Initiative. If the Auburn Tigers prevail, Maddox will make a $100 donation to the United Way of Lee County.
House District 49 encompasses portions of Bibb, Chilton and Shelby counties. A special election was called to fill the vacancy created by former State Rep. April Weaver, R-Brierfield, who resigned to take a position with the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.
This state received an “F” with a 12.5 % preterm birth rate. Minority babies are at the highest risk. In Alabama, the preterm birth rate among black women is 51% higher than the rate among all other women.
It’s the story of a group who referred to themselves as The Guests Behind The Fence because for a period during World War II 6,000 Germans were held at a Pickens county POW camp. It’s a little known but integral part of the history of that day and time.
Although the challenge is to be a fun physical activity, the purpose behind it is very serious taking on sexual assault and the real effects surrounding it. The Tuscaloosa safe center serves as what’s supposed to be a safe haven for survivors.
A science teacher, working to get her PHD, is on a mission to not only help solve the science teacher shortage in Alabama, but also to expose young girls in undeserved communities to the world of Science, tech, engineering and math.
Many of the COVID-19 positive patients at DCH are 65 or older. Although the cases have not been linked to one particular event, the Vice President of Marketing and Communications for the DCH Health System said they believe most of them have experienced common behaviors.
“She needs to decide if she’s going to do this again. If she’s going to serve as the absentee ballot manager again. This is Alabama we understand the price that’s been paid for all of our citizens to have the right to vote. Blood has literally been shed. Lives have literally been lost," said Glassco
A search for McIntosh began at 7:11 a.m. Tuesday when a mother called 911 to report that an unknown man had said “Come here” to her 8-year-old daughter before chasing her from the bus stop at Forrester Gardens.
The Alabama Department of Transportation cited too many accidents and complaints from drivers as reasons to make safety upgrades at the intersection of Highway 43 North and Mitt Lary Road in Northport.