4 hrs ago
WHNT President, General Manager named to Alabama Commission on Higher Education
Stan R. Pylant, president and general manager of WHNT-TV in Huntsville, has been appointed by Governor Robert Bentley to the Alabama Commission on Higher Education .
6 hrs ago
Bentley's misleading campaign ad: reader opinion
According to Governor Robert Bentley's campaign ad on television, he has turned our state into paradise.
11 hrs ago
Alabama awards $300,000 grant to police to promote highway safety
Alabama law enforcement will receive financial aid to assist in policing the state's roads over holidays and high traffic time-periods-like football season.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Labor Day: Summer is passing and the campaign season is beginning
It's the last holiday of the summer and the day that traditionally kicks off the fall general election season in election years.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Ken Hare In Depth: Bentley trying, but hard to make jobs numbers pretty
Four years ago when he was running for re-election, Gov. Robert Bentley promised voters that he would make jobs his No.
Tennessee's GOP governor to expand Medicaid; Parker Griffith pounces on Gov. Bentley
In the latest development on Medicaid expansion, Tennessee's Republican Gov. Bill Haslam announced on Thursday that he would submit plans to the federal government to expand the health care program for low-income residents and the disabled, according to the Tennessean .
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Guntersville High School led state in increase of students earning college credit through AP exams
Guntersville High School was among four high schools honored Wednesday as the leaders in Alabama's drastic increase in the number of students earning college credit through Advanced Placement exams.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Three new members join the board of the Alabama State Port Authority
Governor Robert Bentley appointed three new members to the board of the Alabama State Port Authority this month, each new member representing a different region of the state, as well as an at-large appointee.
Would it be smart for Bentley to duck debates or just chicken? Chat live with Kyle Whitmire
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Parker Griffith has challenged Gov. Robert Bentley to seven debates across the state.
Huntsville Mayor: Developer tried to bully city into changing road plan
Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle accused developer Louis Breland of trying to bully the city into changing road plans in connection with a development planned for Zierdt Road and Interstate 565 in Madison.
Gov. Bentley: Alabama first in nation in AP score growth
An open-ended cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip is holding, as many wonder what was gained during 50 days of fighting.
Democrat candidate cries foul after being turned away from Governor's economic forum:...
A Democratic candidate for the District 27 seat in the Alabama House of Representatives is crying foul after he said he was turned away from what was advertised as an economic development forum hosted by Gov. Robert Bentley.
Downtown Dothan Redevelopment Authority Awarded Main Street Alabama Community Award
MONTGOMERY a' Lt. Governor Kay Ivey and Mary Helmer, President and State Coordinator of Main Street Alabama announced the winners of the Main Street Alabama Awards of Excellence this afternoon during the aLABama Downtown Laboratory in Montgomery.
Officials to announce Advanced Placement results
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley is scheduled to join other state officials to announce the results of recent Advanced Placement tests.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Opinion: Chris Christie Doesn't Like Democracy
Something not all that unusual happened in Illinois politics on Monday: New Jersey governor Chris Christie showed up in Chicago to campaign for his friend, Bruce Rauner.
Bentley to appear at Southern Automotive Conference
Gov. Robert Bentley will play a role in this year's Southern Automotive Conference, which will be held in Birmingham October 8-10.
Governor's failure to expand Medicaid earns him title of 'Dr. Death,' Alabama lawmaker says
Gov. Robert Bentley's steadfast stand against expanding Medicaid in the state is no different than the views of Dr. Jack Kevorkian, whose advocacy for assisted suicide earned him the name "Dr. Death," a Selma lawmaker said.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Alabama Legislature to piecemeal new water management laws, state committee chairman says
Don't expect the Alabama Legislature to do too much about the state's water management in the upcoming legislative session.
Alabama Drone Task Force established by Gov. Bentley
The popularity of unmanned drones is on the rise, and Alabama is working to stay ahead of the curve with the creation of the Alabama Drone Task Force.
Gov. Bentley's $500,000 campaign ad cites job creation record
New television ads have already hit the airwaves as local politicians prepare for the last push leading up to the next election season.