83.6 F
Mobile
76.4 F
Huntsville
78.9 F
Birmingham
53.7 F
Montgomery

CATEGORY

News

Auburn, Army sign natural resource management deal for Redstone, other bases

Auburn University and the Army have signed a 10-year agreement to provide natural resource management services to eight military bases across the Southeast, including...

Are we in a recession or aren’t we? AU Harbert Eminent Scholar weighs in

James R. Barth, Auburn University's Harbert Eminent Scholar, recently detailed what constitutes an economic recession. Questions and answers courtesy of Auburn University Can you explain to...

Birmingham-Southern College awarded $1.25M STEM grant to develop curriculum

Birmingham-Southern College (BSC) has been awarded $1.25 million to develop curriculum centered around environmental-related issues for schools in Mobile. The grant, which was issued by...

‘Whole of law enforcement’ said needed to combat violent crime in Birmingham

After a deadly Labor Day weekend of violent crime in Birmingham, Mayor Randall Woodfin said on a Facebook post that gangs need to "chill...

Report: Alabama opioid prescriptions continue to fall, fentanyl use rises

As the opioid crisis continues to spawn death and destruction throughout the nation, Alabama physicians are taking action to combat the calamity in the...

Yellowhammer Multimedia honors Alabama Women of Impact

Yellowhammer Multimedia is proud to announce the fifth annual Women of Impact Awards, a celebration of strong women who shape and propel Alabama. This year’s...

Merrill wants Alabamians to ‘step up’ and become poll workers

With the Nov. 8 general election just weeks away, Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill said he's looking for people to serve as poll...

Recent Auburn University graduate receives prestigious Phi Kappa Phi National Fellowship

Auburn University graduate Jordan Beam has received a Phi Kappa Phi National Fellowship, which will be applied toward her first year of medical school...

UAH grad Neil Laya wins Alabama Space Grant Consortium Fellowship

Neil Laya, a University of Alabama in Huntsville aerospace engineering graduate student, has been awarded an Alabama Space Grant Consortium Fellowship. Laya also was...

‘Rocket City’ is back: Marshall engineers, facilities, tools contribute to Artemis mission

HUNTSVILLE — There’s a reason Huntsville is called “Rocket City” and the city will once again live up to its name this weekend. When the Space...

Biden to appoint Drake State president to national infrastructure panel

President Biden has announced his intention to appoint Dr. Patricia G. Sims, president of Drake State Community & Technical College, to the National Infrastructure Advisory...

UAH to be hub for statewide university high-performance computing

The University of Alabama in Huntsville will become the hub for statewide high-performance computing under a nearly $1 million two-year National Science Foundation grant. “This...

Ecore International to invest $25.5M, create 84 jobs at Ozark plant

Ecore International, a Pennsylvania-based recycled rubber product manufacturer, has announced plans to open a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Ozark. The company plans to invest $25.5...

AG joins SEALs v. Biden religious liberty battle over vaccine edict

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall announced Monday he had filed an amicus brief to a lawsuit on behalf of U.S. military personnel against the...

No kidding! Goats descend upon deputy’s car and eat paperwork

Last week, Madison County Deputy Casey Thrower was delivering civil documents when two goats invaded his vehicle. According to the Madison County Sheriff's Office, Thrower...

State health chief: A ‘mistake’ to think COVID-19 has ‘gone away’

According to the latest statistics from the Alabama Department of Public Health, COVID-19 cases rose 11% last week as 15,672 cases were reported -...

NASA’s Artemis mission has distinctive Auburn University flavor

“‘War Eagle!’ is written somewhere inside that vehicle. I’m not going to say where, or who put it there, but I can assure you,...

Federal award to help University of Alabama electrify Crimson Ride

With nearly $8 million in federal transit money, the University of Alabama will replace a quarter of its transit system buses with electric buses, reducing emissions...

Auburn University named to Forbes’ 2022 list of America’s Best-in-State Employers

Auburn University is one of the best places to work in the state of Alabama, according to Forbes magazine. The state's premier land-grant institution was...

Former State Rep. Perry Hooper Jr. arrested on sex abuse charge in Montgomery

Former State Rep. Perry Hooper Jr. (R-Montgomery) has been charged on one count of first degree sexual abuse, according to the Montgomery Police Department. The...

UA president Dr. Stuart Bell lauds Sen. Shelby’s service, impact on university

Throughout his more than five decades of public service, U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Tuscaloosa) has championed the University of Alabama by directing funds toward...

Auburn University researchers first to map blue catfish genome

An Auburn University research team from the College of Veterinary Medicine and the College of Agriculture recently became the first to map a high-quality genome assembly of the blue catfish. The...

New species of giant fossil turtle discovered in Alabama

A team of scientists has discovered a new species of freshwater turtle that lived alongside dinosaurs 83 million years ago. The scientists who made...

UA president Dr. Stuart Bell details The Capstone’s record growth, student success

The University of Alabama is currently experiencing unprecedented growth, which, according to president Dr. Stuart Bell, is fueled by a highly dedicated and excellent...