Former Blount County Probate Judge David Standridge

Newscast
5:51 pm
Fri December 12, 2014

School Test Results, EMS Training and The Alabama Rural Caucus

Alabama School Superintendent Dr. Tommy Bice
Credit The Montgomery Advertiser

    

The results are in for the standardized tests high school students take in Alabama. APR’s Pat Duggins the scores for eighth graders are a concern…

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Standridge Elected Chairman
5:46 pm
Fri December 12, 2014

Standridge Elected Chairman of Alabama Rural Caucus

Representative David Standridge
Credit www.legislature.state.al.us

 Republican state Representative David Standridge of Hayden has been elected chairman of the Rural Caucus in the Alabama House of Representatives.    Standridge says the bipartisan group works to protect rural communities and make sure that necessary services are available, including roads, medical care and high-speed Internet.    Democratic Representative Johnny Mack Morrow of Red Bay is the group's vice chairman.

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Politics & Government
6:33 am
Mon December 10, 2012

Special Election Tuesday for Alabama Legislature

Republican Rep. Elwyn Thomas of Oneonta resigned from his House District 34 seat to become director of the Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission.
Credit openbama.org

Voters in most of Blount County and part of northern Jefferson County will go to the polls Tuesday to elect a new state representative.

Former Blount County Probate Judge David Standridge of Hayden faces Blount County Board of Education vice president Chris Latta in a Republican runoff in House District 34. The winner has no Democratic opposition.

The new representative will fill the vacancy created when Republican Rep. Elwyn Thomas of Oneonta resigned to become executive director of the Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission.

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