Tuesday Dec 3
I-565/County Line Road interchange project begins; Governor Bentley says more road projects coming
Gov. Robert Bentley, flanked by state and local officials, performed the ceremonial groundbreaking for the new interchange at Interstate 565 and County Line Road.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
East Atlantic Beach Community Leader Honored by Town
The Town of Hempstead recently honored an East Atlantic Beach resident who established a post-Sandy headquarters at a community beach house so supplies could be distributed.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Bob Riley already a force in 2014 elections, his PAC propping up five House incumbents
The GOP political machine is coming to life across Alabama, and former Gov. Bob Riley appears to be guarding against losing ground in North Alabama.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Hamilton chair of National Steel Car U.S. up on fraud charges
Alabama Gov. Bob Riley welcomes Gregory Aziz, Chairman and CEO of National Steel Car in 2007 after plans were announced to build a plant in Colbert County that was expected to employ 1,800 workers.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Alabama Kangaroo Court Parades OEN Blogger in Chains, Continues Indefinite Jailing
Alabama authorities last week paraded in shackles the OpEdNews pundit Roger Shuler into a secret court, where he was denounced for the scattered news coverage that reported about his jailing for contempt of court in a libel case.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Montgomery Advertiser
National Steel Car CEO accused of defrauding Retirement Systems of Alabama
The CEO of a Canadian company that pledged to build a new plant in the Muscle Shoals area in 2007 has been arrested and accused of defrauding the Retirement Systems of Alabama by misrepresenting the costs of the project.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
WCC Instructor Re-Elected as Board Chair
Wallace Community College Dothan Respiratory Therapist Program Instructor Linda Moore has been re-elected as chair of the Alabama State Board of Respiratory Therapy .
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Imprisoned Former Alabama Gov. Siegelman Backs Jailed Blogger, Denounces Corruption
Editor's Note: Former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman , now imprisoned in Louisiana, sent me the guest column below that opposes the jailing of Alabama reporter/blogger Roger Shuler on contempt of court charges arising out of a defamation suit in Shelby County.
We must dare to defend Roger Shuler's rights, too
Roger Shuler might be a wingnut conspiracy theorist and a crackpot. He might unfairly besmirch conservative Alabama politicians with little or no evidence to back up outlandish accusations.