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Alabama home brewers wait on governor's decision - SunHerald.com

Wed, 05/08/2013 - 23:14

NPR

Alabama home brewers wait on governor's decision
SunHerald.com
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Several thousand home brewers in Alabama are waiting to see if the governor will make their hobby legal and end Alabama's status as the only state banning the making of beer and wine at home. The Alabama Senate gave final ...
Senate gives final passage to homebrew billal.com
Two percent teacher pay raise looks more likely in education budgetThe Birmingham News - al.com
Alabama Senate approves education budget, raiseCt Post
Montgomery Advertiser -Washington Examiner
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Montgomery woman dies in May 8 traffic fatality on Covered Bridge Drive - al.com (blog)

Wed, 05/08/2013 - 20:54

Montgomery woman dies in May 8 traffic fatality on Covered Bridge Drive
al.com (blog)
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- A Montgomery woman died from injuries she sustained in a May 8 traffic crash in the 3700 block of Covered Bridge Drive. Clara Denise Hart, 47, was pronounced dead on the scene. Montgomery Police are investigating the ...

Alabama River's high water leads to launch change for Bassmaster Elite ... - Montgomery Advertiser

Wed, 05/08/2013 - 20:29

WNCF

Alabama River's high water leads to launch change for Bassmaster Elite ...
Montgomery Advertiser
B.A.S.S., now based in Birmingham, Ala., was founded in Montgomery in 1968 by Ray Scott. The birthplace of modern bass fishing, Montgomery has been the site of several top-tier Bassmaster competitions, including the Bassmaster Classic in 1981 and 1982 ...
Rising water brings changes for Bassmaster Elite Series Alabama River ChargeThe Birmingham News - al.com
Top Anglers in the World in Montgomery for Bassmaster Elite SeriesWNCF

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AT&T brings service upgrades to Montgomery, 350 new jobs to Alabama - Montgomery Advertiser

Wed, 05/08/2013 - 20:06

Made In Alabama

AT&T brings service upgrades to Montgomery, 350 new jobs to Alabama
Montgomery Advertiser
Montgomery had the highest growth rate in data usage of any Alabama city last year, Verizon said. The company's 4G LTE data traffic increased 490 percent statewide in 2012. People can apply for the new AT&T jobs at att.jobs. The company said they range ...
AT&T announces 350 new jobs, broadband investments throughout AlabamaThe Birmingham News - al.com
AT&T investment in Alabama approaches $1.4 billion over three yearsMade In Alabama

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Man indicted on federal charges in Montgomery of filing false income tax ... - al.com (blog)

Wed, 05/08/2013 - 17:36

Man indicted on federal charges in Montgomery of filing false income tax ...
al.com (blog)
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- A man accused of using stolen identities to file false federal income tax returns was arraigned today in federal court. Clarence Donya Hicks was indicted by a federal grand jury on Jan. 20, 2012, the Justice Department and IRS ...

Alabama Voices: Stop blocking CFPB director reappointment - Montgomery Advertiser

Wed, 05/08/2013 - 11:18

Alabama Voices: Stop blocking CFPB director reappointment
Montgomery Advertiser
As the fight to reform Alabama's payday lending bill gained momentum this legislative session, we witnessed the pressure placed on the bill's sponsors and other legislators by the lenders' lobbyists to make major concessions and we witnessed the ...

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Senate gives final passage to homebrew bill - al.com

Wed, 05/08/2013 - 03:21

NPR

Senate gives final passage to homebrew bill
al.com
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- The Alabama Senate tonight gave final passage to the homebrewing bill, possibly ending Alabama's status as the only state in which homebrewing is still illegal. "Alabama is literally the last state that makes homebrew legal, ...
Two percent teacher pay raise looks more likely in education budgetThe Birmingham News - al.com
Alabama Home Brewers Wait on Governor's DecisionWPMI Local 15 News
Alabama Senate approves education budget, raiseCt Post
WALA-TV FOX10 -The Republic -Montgomery Advertiser
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Alabama passes managed care Medicaid revision - Montgomery Advertiser

Tue, 05/07/2013 - 22:02

Alabama passes managed care Medicaid revision
Montgomery Advertiser
State Health Officer Don Williamson discusses a medicaid bill passed by the Alabama Legislature at the Alabama Statehouse in Montgomery, Ala., Tuesday, May 7, 2013. The legislature passed a sweeping revision to Medicaid that replaces the way the ...

Alabama Shakespeare Festival to feature performances of 'MacBeth' beginning ... - The Birmingham News - al.com

Tue, 05/07/2013 - 21:34

Alabama Shakespeare Festival to feature performances of 'MacBeth' beginning ...
The Birmingham News - al.com
g.jpg Performance times and ticket prices vary. (ASF). MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- The Alabama Shakespeare Festival will feature performances of "MacBeth" beginning Friday in Montgomery. The theatre provided the following description of the classic play: ...

Alabama's private schools don't want state involvement - Montgomery Advertiser

Tue, 05/07/2013 - 08:13

Alabama's private schools don't want state involvement
Montgomery Advertiser
Sen. President Pro Tempore Del Marsh, R-Anniston, discusses a private school tax credit bill during a public hearing before the Senate Education Committee at the Alabama Statehouse in Montgomery, Ala., Tuesday, April 16, 2013. At right is committee ...

Alabama Hyundai plant breaks production record - Montgomery Advertiser

Mon, 05/06/2013 - 18:00

Alabama Hyundai plant breaks production record
Montgomery Advertiser
The plant operated 24 days in April, including two Saturdays. It's scheduled for 25 production days in May, including two more Saturdays. That means workers at the Montgomery facility, which started production in 2005, could build even more cars this ...

Will Alabama Lead the South on the Road to Marijuana Legalization? - The Daily Chronic

Mon, 05/06/2013 - 15:09

Will Alabama Lead the South on the Road to Marijuana Legalization?
The Daily Chronic
Now, several other states have followed suit in considering similar proposals, and Alabama is among them with House Bill 550. The bill is modeled after Colorado's regulatory model, and its introduction in Montgomery earlier this year signals that ...

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Disability crisis: Aid recipients fight stigma - Montgomery Advertiser

Sun, 05/05/2013 - 16:11

Disability crisis: Aid recipients fight stigma
Montgomery Advertiser
According to statistics from the Social Security Administration, the number of disabled workers in Alabama has jumped from slightly more than 129,000 in 2001 to nearly 226,000 in 2011, a 75 percent increase. In Montgomery County alone, the number ...

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Southern Makers gather in downtown Montgomery - al.com (blog)

Sun, 05/05/2013 - 13:25

Southern Makers gather in downtown Montgomery
al.com (blog)
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Artisans from all over the state brought their best work to showcase during the Southern Makers event at the Union Station Train Shed in downtown Montgomery Saturday, May 4, 2013. The gathering was rich in regional culture ...

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Alabama Legislature: Payday loan bill likely dead - Montgomery Advertiser

Sun, 05/05/2013 - 11:00

WNCF

Alabama Legislature: Payday loan bill likely dead
Montgomery Advertiser
Alabama Appleseed, often deemed liberal in its advocacy, was joined in supporting the measure by the conservative Alabama Federation of Republican Women. Alabama Arise, which advocates on poverty issues, linked arms with the Alabama Citizens' ...
Bills limiting payday loans die in AlabamaBusinessweek

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More work ahead in Ala for Scottsboro Boys pardons - The Idaho Statesman

Sun, 05/05/2013 - 02:49

The Idaho Statesman

More work ahead in Ala for Scottsboro Boys pardons
The Idaho Statesman
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Though the Alabama Legislature has cleared the way for posthumous pardons of the Scottsboro Boys, much work - from legal documents to public hearings - remains before the names of the nine black teens wrongly convicted more ...

Faulkner University wins Montgomery's inaugural Quidditch Tournament and ... - al.com

Sat, 05/04/2013 - 20:00

Faulkner University wins Montgomery's inaugural Quidditch Tournament and ...
al.com
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Weather may have stopped them once, but not this time. Teams from around Montgomery braved the rain and chilly temperatures Saturday, May 4, 2013, for the first Quidditch Tournament and Festival on the grounds of the ...

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Ala. law has cleared the way, but much work is ahead for posthumous pardons ... - Fox News

Sat, 05/04/2013 - 15:52

Ala. law has cleared the way, but much work is ahead for posthumous pardons ...
Fox News
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Alabama Legislature has cleared the way for posthumous pardons of the Scottsboro Boys, but much work remains before the names of the nine black teens wrongly convicted more than 80 years ago are officially cleared.

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Legislature cuts hazardous waste fee - The Decatur Daily

Thu, 05/02/2013 - 23:39

Legislature cuts hazardous waste fee
The Decatur Daily
Legislature cuts hazardous waste fee. MONTGOMERY (AP) — The tax breaks given by the Alabama Legislature to encourage new jobs now include hazardous wastes. A bill, approved by the Legislature with the governor's blessings, will roll back the fees for ...

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BASS to Host Bassmaster Elite Series Alabama River Charge in Montgomery ... - Auburn Villager

Thu, 05/02/2013 - 22:03

BASS to Host Bassmaster Elite Series Alabama River Charge in Montgomery ...
Auburn Villager
B.A.S.S. will host the Alabama River Charge presented by Star brite, May 9 – 12, on the Alabama River in Montgomery, Ala., the fifth of eight Bassmaster Elite Series professional bass fishing tournaments scheduled in 2013.