Todd Strange: The future of Hyundai is Alabama – not Detroit

I was the Director of the Alabama Development Office when Hyundai was hired, I was Chairman of the Montgomery County Commission when the plant opened, and I served three terms as Mayor of Montgomery during many plant expansion projects. Through many visits to Hyundai and suppliers, and many visits to South Korea, I learned and […]

State Sen. Albritton: Senate gaming bill is ‘very, very restrictive’

said state Sen. Greg Albritton (R-Atmore). The Senate's gambling bill is significantly different from the one approved by the House. The law prohibits electronic bingo, class III casinos, sports betting, and any form of electronic gambling. “[W]In the version passed by the Senate, what we have is a very, very restrictive gaming permit,” Albritton explained. […]

Crimson Tide legend and 2x USFL champion Bo Scarbrough announces retirement

Beau Scarborough announced his retirement at a news conference last week. birmingham stallions. Scarborough, who attended the University of Alabama from 2014 to 2017, was a two-time national champion (2015, 2017) and a two-time USFL champion with the Stallions, winning the last two seasons in a row. . He was a major contributor to the […]

WATCH: Auburn student nails 94-foot putt to win a car

An Auburn student makes a 94-foot court-length putt and wins a free Toyota at a local dealership. Connor Boyle made an incredible putt that stretched from the baseline to the other side of the court during a timeout promotion that Auburn has run all season. He is the first player to accomplish this feat this […]

Southern Roots Nut Company announces $16.6 million expansion in Dothan processing facility

Alabama is already nationally known agriculturally for its pecan production. New Mexico-based Southern Roots Nut Co.'s recent announcement that it will open a pecan processing facility in Dothan will further increase its profile. The new facility is expected to create 120 jobs with annual payroll of more than $4.1 million, according to the Alabama Department […]

FBI Redstone HQ was fully funded in 2023, despite reports it was cut from 2024 budget

A report claiming that funding for the FBI's campus at Huntsville's Redstone Arsenal has been “wiped out” is false, according to several members of Alabama's congressional delegation. new york times published the story On Friday, Republican lawmakers claimed they had achieved their goal of cutting spending on the Federal Bureau of Investigation. “Wipe out retired […]

Ballot harvesting crackdown passes Alabama House

Lawmakers in Alabama have pushed a bill that would make it a crime for organizers and activists to accept payment for processing absentee ballot applications from non-family members. It would also be a crime for businesses or nonprofits to pay people to harvest ballots in Alabama. Governor Kay Ivey expressed support for the proposal in […]