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Alabama
9:16 am
Tue January 18, 2005

Bham Could Reinstate No Pass, No Play

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Alabama
5:44 pm
Mon January 17, 2005

Overnight Temps Will Be Low

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Alabama
5:43 pm
Mon January 17, 2005

General Fund Budget Outlook is Negative

Montgomery, AL – State legislators will begin the 2005 regular session in a couple of weeks. And, they're already warning of sharp budget cuts for the next fiscal year. Alabama's General Fund budget is expected to spend about one-and-a-half billion dollars this year. But it needs at least another 255 million dollars, and lawmakers say that number could go as high as 300 million. They say the extra money is needed just to keep pace with funding needs of current programs. The 2006 fiscal year begins October First.

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Alabama
5:42 pm
Mon January 17, 2005

Mobile Gets Two New Business Opportunities

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Alabama
5:41 pm
Mon January 17, 2005

North Alabama City Known for Convenience Stores

Decatur, AL – Decatur has a lot of convenience stores. In fact, the 2004 Convenience Store News Industry Report says the city is second in the nation for the number of convenience stores it has per person. According to the new report, the Decatur area has one convenience store for every 959 residents. The number one spot is Bristol, Virginia, which has one for every 891 people. The national average is one convenience store for every 24-hundred-44 people.

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APR News Reports
12:35 pm
Mon January 17, 2005

Same-Sex Parents

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Alabama
9:45 am
Mon January 17, 2005

Mobile Gets Aircraft Contract, More Jobs

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Alabama
9:31 am
Mon January 17, 2005

State Banking Superintendent Resigns

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Alabama
9:29 am
Mon January 17, 2005

Bessemer Organist Reaches Milestone

Bessemer, AL – A Bessemer woman celebrated a milestone over the weekend. Alice Norton has been the organist at the First United Methodist Church in Bessemer since 1932. Norton turned 100 years old Sunday. She says she's seen a lot in her 73 years at the church, including a $25,000 college scholarship established in her honor. Norton says she has no plans to retire.

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Alabama
6:50 pm
Fri January 14, 2005

Deal Close on Medicaid Funding

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Alabama
6:50 pm
Fri January 14, 2005

Power Company Studies Possible Nuclear Sites

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Alabama
6:49 pm
Fri January 14, 2005

Georgia Ruling Won't Affect Alabama

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Alabama
6:48 pm
Fri January 14, 2005

Auburn University Band Invited to Washington

Auburn, AL – 320 members of the Auburn University band will head to Washington DC next week to take part in the 55th Presidential Inaugural Parade. Auburn band director Rick Good says the January 20th event will be ``a once in a lifetime opportunity.'' The A-U band is the only one from Alabama invited.

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Alabama
9:21 am
Fri January 14, 2005

Legislators Unhappy With Homeland Security Delay

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Alabama
9:19 am
Fri January 14, 2005

Textbook Evolution Disclaimers Under Scrutiny

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