Alabama

Dear Frances, Love Edward: Alabama airman's forgotten letters find family

An Georgia antique owner's Facebook post about the 1950s love letters went viral this month.         

Review Board approves new $150 million Huntsville Hospital bed tower

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The Alabama Certificate of Need Review Board approved Huntsville Hospital’s plan for a new multi-story bed tower to meet the...

Gov. Kay Ivey awards grants to improve highway safety in North Alabama

Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $791,838 to increase patrols and other highway safety measures in north Alabama during Labor Day weekend...

Here are the Alabama companies that made the 2018 Inc. 5000 list

The minimum revenue required for 2014 is $100,000; the minimum for 2017 is $2 million. Fifty-five Alabama companies made it on Inc. Magazine's...

Swimming advisory lifted for Fairhope Public Beach

The Alabama Department of Public Health and the Baldwin County Health Department have lifted the public swimming advisory for Fairhope Public Beach...

'God' returning to classrooms in Alabama public schools

Blount County school system to become one of the first to act on a new law allowing the 'In Got We Trust' motto to be displayed on school...

State launches new investigation into 'Beach House Sheriff' following sexual allegations

Alabama's State Bureau of Investigation has launched an investigation into Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin following allegations that he had...

Family of slain Montgomery foster mom settles DHR lawsuit

Porscha Echols was killed in January 2017, months after the foster child was placed in her home.         

Family of foster mother fatally strangled by teen settles lawsuit with DHR

Court records show joint motion of dismissal was filed on July 24, 2018 stating that "the parties have reached an amicable settlement of this...

Despite 'distraction,' Bellefonte project pushes forward

Franklin Haney, who is seeking to complete Bellefonte and bring it online, has been connected with former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen. Despite the...

Mobile's first set of quintuplets enroll at University of South Alabama

The University of South Alabama starts a new semester next Monday. Among its new students are Mobile's first set of quintuplets. The Zimlich...

Competing chefs raise a record setting amount for Rocket Chef 2018

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.  — Another Rocket Chef is in the books. The annual culinary competition raises money for Merrimack Hall’s Happy Headquarters...

Group spreads message against opioid abuse awareness street to street

A group of Huntsville citizens is stepping out and standing up against opioid abuse with a proactive approach block by block in parts of Huntsville....

Federal dollars good news for Geneva's G-Tech school

G-Tech, a vocational training center in Geneva, will continue receiving federal funding after Congress extended an appropriations bill. “(We)...

Couple charged with capital murder in stabbing deaths of Birmingham grandparents

Birmingham police charged Zachary Phillips and Kristen Gullon with capital murder/robbery in the Aug. 2 slayings of Mary and Steve Holt. A north...