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Huntsville Based Dynetics Purchased For $1.65 Billion

By Brent Wilson on December 17, 2019

Leidos Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: LDOS) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-owned Dynetics, Inc., which is an industry-leading applied research and national security solutions company based in Huntsville, AL. The purchase price is $1.65 billion…

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Prayer Vigil Held for Fallen Huntsville Police Officer

By Dakota Layton on December 9, 2019

On Sunday, The Thin Light Support held a candlelight vigil for Officer Billy Clardy III, a Huntsville Police Officer who was shot and killed in…

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GOP Senate Candidates Attempt to Gain Favor of Huntsville Republicans

By Jacob Morrison on November 16, 2019

The Republican Men’s Club of Huntsville hosts monthly breakfasts with speakers. This month, on the 16th of November, they had three candidates for the Republican nomination for US Senate in Alabama: Arnold Mooney,

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FBI To Build $1 Billion Campus In Huntsville

By David Preston on November 15, 2019

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is investing over $1 Billion dollars in office space and complexes in Huntsville’s Redstone Arsenal. When all work is completed over 4,000 FBI employees should be stationed out of the…

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Aerospace Industry a Big Economic Driver in Alabama

By Dale Strong on November 8, 2019 | Opinion

This month business leaders from around the state gathered in Birmingham at the Alabama Economic Growth Summit to discuss how our state can continue…

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Black Lives Matter Co-Founder to Speak in Alabama

By Jacob Morrison on November 6, 2019

Black Lives Matter co-founder and director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance Alicia Garza is speaking in Huntsville Wednesday night.

She is speaking at the University of Alabama in Huntsville in the Charger Union…

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In Alabama, The Poor Keep Getting Poorer

By Clete Wetli on October 7, 2019 | Opinion

Yeah, it’s been some great economic news lately for some, but more Alabamians seem to be working harder than ever, with less to show for it.

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Citizens Plan Rally to Urge Environmental Action by City of Huntsville

By Jacob Morrison on September 25, 2019

Several citizens of Huntsville have organized a rally in front of the City Council Chambers before the beginning of the meeting to raise awareness of environmental issues and urge the city to act. The…

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We Want A Divorce, Alabama

By David Preston on September 11, 2019 | Opinion

It’s been a good 200 years, but now it is time for us to go our separate ways. Ever since Alabama was created, we have always been used as your piggy bank, and now it is time to cut that spigot off. The I-10 Mobile River Bridge project and the resulting $6 each way toll was the straw that broke the camel’s back.

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Alabama Leads Development of U.S. Army’s Hypersonic Weapons

By Brent Wilson on August 30, 2019

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) today praised the U.S. Army’s decision to award two contracts for work in Alabama related to the production of hypersonic weapon systems – one for Dynetics Technical Solutions in…

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