Alabama Local News

Limestone County School Board member Bret McGill has been accused of using a racial slur while instructing Mike Isley, the human resource director at the time, to not hire “any (n-word)” for principal positions in the school system. The accusation came to light in an…

Billy Joe Driver, the longtime Mayor of Clanton, AL died today after battling the COVID-19 virus. Driver had been hospitalized with COVID-19 since June 28. He was transferred to a Birmingham hospital on June 30, according to WVTM13. Driver’s daughter shared the news on Facebook….

Celeste Bayles, lifelong Homewood resident, wife, and mother has thrown her hat into the upcoming election for Homewood City Council, Ward 2 Place 2. Through her decades of experience in our bedroom community over-the-mountain, she has seen the evolution of the city from just another…

Madison County Courthouse, Huntsville AL, West view

At 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 7th, an order that mandates the use of face masks in public places will go into effect in Madison County. The order was issued by Madison County Health Officer Dr. Karen Landers and received the unanimous support of the…

Huntsville goes to the polls on August 25 to vote for Mayor and Andy Woloszyn, who is running against incumbent Tommy Battle, will be holding a press conference on June 25 to discuss issues related to police violence during the June 1 and June 3…

Madison County Courthouse, Huntsville AL, West view

On Wednesday, Huntsville City Council President Devyn Keith issued a short statement on Facebook saying that he would be introducing a resolution at Thursday’s city council meeting to support the removal of the Confederate monument located outside of the Madison County Courthouse. Madison County commissioners…

Alabama Lands F-35s In Montgomery

Written by Brent Wilson on April 15, 2020

Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday announced that the Secretary of the Air Force officially selected the 187th Fighter Wing at Dannely Field in Montgomery as the Air National Guard’s 6th operational location for the F-35s. “After significant work, Montgomery, Alabama is officially going to be home to…

Henry County Commission Meeting on Front Lawn

On Tuesday morning, the Henry County Commission held a meeting outside of the front lawn of the county courthouse, something likely to be a first in the county’s history. I was intrigued to hear about this, so I reached out to them with a few…

On Thursday, the Toyota plant in Huntsville announced that it will start producing face shields for healthcare workers as the COVID-19 pandemic increases its scope of impact across the world. This means that Toyota’s 1,300 employees will be playing a crucial part in attempting to reduce…

Chris Bartlett and Wife Kristin Puckett Bartlett

“So with boldness of faith if you have the coronavirus or feel threatened by such, you are most welcome at Boaz Church of God Sunday morning at 10 AM where we will anoint the sick with oil and pray the prayer of faith over you!”…