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House Bill 93 as amended would let newer teachers in the state rollover each year their sick leave and get paid for unused days when they retire. Current Tier II teachers lose unused days each year.
Legislation in the Alabama Senate would give scholarships to students seeking to be STEM or special education teachers in Alabama if they agree to teach in rural areas.
The Alabama Senate on Tuesday voted to delay by two years the holdback requirement in the Alabama Literacy Act, despite opposition from some chamber leaders.
Concluding that the current maze of city ordinances is just too convoluted to be useful anymore, Heflin city leaders are essentially going to start from scratch and craft new ones.
A lawmaker from north Alabama wants grand jury witnesses to be allowed to discuss their testimony and experiences with prosecutors, something now prohibited under state law.
Ranburne police chief Steve Tucker died Friday afternoon at an Atlanta hospital. Tucker had worked for the city for more than 35 years and had planned to retire soon.
Heflin Nutrition offers a variety of loaded teas, coffees and meal replacement shakes with health benefits ranging from energy and focus to beauty and hunger control.
Only 250 Moderna vaccines will be available. Those wanting to request an appointment need to email the city's Public Information Officer.
“This is nothing like what we had a few weeks ago,” said a National Weather Service forecaster. But there is still some chance of tornadoes Thursday and Saturday.
The state’s mask mandate expires Friday at 5 p.m., and the new public health order, in place until May 5, contains mostly suggestions for residents and businesses, not mandates.
Former Ranburne Mayor Jim Smith recently began a year-long probation period after he pleaded guilty earlier this month to an unintentional misdemeanor ethics violation.
During a Cleburne County Commission work session Tuesday afternoon the commission heard from Muscadine resident Leonard Molden about drainage issues at his home.
Legislation in the Alabama State House would increase the allowable tax credit for individuals and corporations that donate to private school scholarships through the Alabama Accountability Act.
Cheaha Bank’s sale of its four locations to Investar became official Thursday, more than a year after the COVID-19 pandemic nixed early plans for the sale.
The Pfizer vaccine will be available to those 16 and up, while the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be made available to ages 18 and up.