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05/25/2018 02:11 PM
OLD CAHAWBA RECEIVES NEW REGIONS BANK BICYCLES
[Alabama Historical Commission] Old Cahawba, a historic property of the Alabama Historical Commission, received a delivery of six new Regions Bank bicycles.

05/25/2018 09:18 AM
Areas reopened to oyster harvesting
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris announced today the reopening of portions of Mobile Bay that were temporarily closed to the harvesting of oysters on May 17, 2018.

05/25/2018 08:11 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to create business incubator; create jobs in Vernon
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $100,000 grant to transform a former National Guard armory in the town of Vernon to a place where new businesses and jobs are created. The town will use the Community Development Block Grant to convert the building for use as a location for incoming or upstart businesses to gain their footing and provide jobs.

05/25/2018 05:07 AM
State Veterans Facilities Plan Memorial Day Tributes
[Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs] The William F. Green, the Bill Nichols, Floyd E. “Tut” Fann and the Col. Robert L. Howard State Veterans Homes and the Alabama State Veterans Cemetery are extending a public invitation to Memorial Day programs on Monday, May 28. These events will be a time to celebrate the men and women who have served our nation faithfully, and to remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice while standing on the front lines of freedom.

05/24/2018 02:43 PM
Make preparations in advance of tropical storms; be aware of potential hazards
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris urges Alabamians to prepare, be aware of the multitude of health hazards associated with damaging tropical storms, and follow all health and safety warnings.

05/24/2018 02:28 PM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Thursday, June 7, at 11 a.m. in Dothan.

05/24/2018 09:00 AM
Alabama Department of Public Health issues 2018 fish consumption advisories
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) annually updates fish consumption advisories based on data collected the preceding fall by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM).

05/24/2018 07:34 AM
Recognition and extra precautions are needed to prevent heat illnesses
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health advises the public to be alert to the warning signs of heat illnesses.

05/23/2018 09:03 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to help provide new jobs in Prattville
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $750,000 grant to improve infrastructure in Prattville and pave the way for a new industry that will employ more than 200 people. James Hardie Building Products Inc., a world-wide manufacturer of fiber-cement building materials, will construct a $220-million plant on a 103-acre site in Prattville South Industrial Park.

05/23/2018 08:59 AM
Tips From Former Smokers® campaign encourages Alabamians to quit
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Every smoker has a story of why he or she started using tobacco. For 16-year-old Tiffany, it was the death of her mom, a smoker who died of lung cancer. But when her own daughter turned 16, Tiffany realized she had to quit.

05/23/2018 06:56 AM
OLD CAHAWBA BYO (BRING YOUR OWN) BIKE TOUR
[Alabama Historical Commission] B.Y.O. (Bring Your Own) Bike Tour Saturday, June 2 10:00 – 11:00 am Old Cahawba Archaeological Park, Orrville (near Selma)

05/22/2018 02:25 PM
Employment and Training - Statewide RFP Announcement
[Human Resources, Department of] The ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES seeks qualified vendors to provide services through the Employment and Training Program, a component of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (Alabama Resources for Enrichment, Self-Sufficiency, and Employability Training (A-RESET)). It is the intent of the Department to make multiple awards as a result of this procurement.

05/22/2018 01:59 PM
Rabid foxes prompt heightened rabies warning in Baldwin County
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] On May 21, the Baldwin County Health Department received reports of three individuals being bitten by rabid foxes in the Eastern Shore area.

05/22/2018 07:57 AM
PUBLIC HEARING FOR CHILD CARE STATE PLAN
[Human Resources, Department of] The Alabama Department of Human Resources will conduct a public hearing on the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) State Plan for the period October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2021.

05/21/2018 10:54 AM
FORESTRY ENDOWMENT LANDOWNER TOUR
[Forestry Commission, Alabama] Want to turn your property into a valuable legacy for future generations? We can help.

05/21/2018 07:38 AM
ALABAMA SECURITIES COMMISSION PARTICIPATES IN COORDINATED INTERNATIONAL CRYPTO CRACKDOWN
[Alabama Securities Commission] The Alabama Security Commission today announced it has taken enforcement actions in five investigations as part of an international crackdown on fraudulent Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and cryptocurrency - related investment products. The sweep is being coordinated by the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA), of which Alabama Securities Commission is a member.

05/21/2018 07:21 AM
Take precautions to prevent tick and mosquito-borne diseases
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Warmer weather means lots of fun outdoor activities, but it also means tick and mosquito season. While most tick and mosquito bites are only an annoyance, sometimes these bites can be dangerous.

05/18/2018 09:24 AM
Shellfish growing areas closed
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) has closed shellfish growing waters in Baldwin County. Area III is closed. This includes Bon Secour Bay and Navy Cove.

05/18/2018 08:29 AM
Lowndes County Community Survey set for May 22-24
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] >Representatives from the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) and the local community will be conducting household surveys of residents in Lowndes County from May 22 to May 24.

05/18/2018 08:07 AM
Should you be tested for hepatitis? May 19 is National Hepatitis Testing Day
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] May is Hepatitis Awareness Month and May 19 is National Hepatitis Testing Day in the United States. Millions of Americans have chronic viral hepatitis and most of them do not know they are infected.

05/18/2018 07:07 AM
Alabama recognizes National EMS Week
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) and Alabama State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris invite Alabamians to recognize and celebrate National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, observed this year on May 21–25.

05/17/2018 01:13 PM
Code of Ethics Clarification and Reform Commission
[Alabama Legislative Services Agency] Documents relative to the Code of Ethics Clarification and Reform Commission

05/17/2018 12:21 PM
ADECA to host Broadband Accessibility Fund workshop May 24
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] A new grant program aimed at increasing the availability of affordable high-speed internet in rural Alabama is taking its first steps from idea to reality with a workshop May 24 in Montgomery. The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is hosting the application workshop for the Alabama Broadband Accessibility Fund.

05/11/2018 02:19 PM
ADPH to conduct TB testing in Auburn May 17
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] On May 9, Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) officials notified Auburn University of plans to investigate a case of pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) identified in a student enrolled on the Auburn campus.

05/11/2018 11:21 AM
Public Health leader Kratina Cunningham honored
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Kratina (Tina) Cunningham of the Southwestern District of the Alabama Department of Public Health was awarded the Virginia Kendrick Award which recognizes an individual who has provided notable service to the people of Alabama while serving in a supporting role in the field of public health.

05/11/2018 09:28 AM
ADOR Launches Tax Amnesty Website, Application Period Opens July 1
[Alabama Department of Revenue] The Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) has launched alabamataxamnesty.com, a website dedicated to the Alabama Tax Delinquency Amnesty Program of 2018, created by Act 2018-153.

05/10/2018 06:55 AM
New Procedures Added to All-Inclusive Encounter Rate
[Medicaid] Effective May 16, 2018, Medicaid will enforce Alabama Medicaid Administrative Code Rule No. 560-X-8-.03 Reimbursement.

05/09/2018 06:31 AM
Local agencies to receive $924,255 in grants to lower energy costs for low-income residents
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $924,255 to assist low-income and elderly Alabama residents who need help reducing their home’s utility bills.

05/08/2018 02:11 PM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Tuesday, May 22, at 2 p.m. in Tuscaloosa.

05/08/2018 08:49 AM
ADPH issues synthetic cannabinoids alert; severe bleeding is a dangerous side effect
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health cautions the public about the hazards of synthetic cannabinoids after the Illinois Department of Public Health linked serious complications including death to their use.

05/07/2018 07:09 AM
Arizona Man Sentenced for Securities Fraud in Tuscaloosa County
[Alabama Securities Commission] James Friend Liebes, of Paradise Valley, Arizona, pleaded guilty in Tuscaloosa County Circuit Court to one count of Securities Fraud for misstating or omitting to state material facts to an Alabama investor in connection with the sale of securities. The offense is a Class B felony, punishable by not less than two, but no more than 20 years in prison, and a fine not to exceed $30,000.

05/04/2018 02:05 PM
ADPH reviews uveal melanoma cases associated with Auburn University
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is working in conjunction with Auburn University to review cases of uveal melanoma among former Auburn students and employees in the area.

05/04/2018 01:30 PM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to help crime victims in northwest Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $218,380 grant to help crime victims in six northwest Alabama counties.

05/04/2018 12:17 PM
FREEDOM RIDES MUSEUM 57TH ANNIVERSARY BOOK SIGNING & PRESENTATION
[Alabama Historical Commission] Freedom Rides 57th Anniversary Book Signing and Presentation* Saturday, May 19, 2018 10:00am-12:00pm Freedom Rides Museum, Montgomery, Alabama *Event is free with paid admission to museum Co-sponsored by the Alabama Historical Commission, the Friends of the Freedom Rides Museum, and the Black Heritage Council of the Alabama Historical Commission

05/03/2018 12:12 PM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Thursday, May 17, at 9:30 a.m. in Florence.

05/03/2018 06:17 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to aid abuse victims in Covington County
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $123,215 grant to support a nonprofit agency that assists victims of sexual assault and domestic violence in Covington County.

05/02/2018 09:54 AM
Alabama’s Poetry Out Loud Winner, Raina Verser of Huntsville, Placed Second Nationally in the Poetry Ourselves Competition in Washington, DC
[Alabama State Council on the Arts] Montgomery, AL -- Alabama’s Poetry Out Loud Champion, Raina Verser from Huntsville, placed second nationally in the Poetry Ourselves competition in Washington DC last week, for her performance of her original poem, Syllogism. An extension of the Poetry Out Loud program, Poetry Ourselves awards students for excellence in writing and performing their own poetry. Poetry Ourselves submissions were adjudicated by poet Jamaal May. May’s book Hum has won the Beatrice Hawley Award, the ALA Notable Book Award, and was a finalist for the NAACP Image award. He is the series editor, graphic designer, and filmmaker for the Organic Weapon Arts chapbook and video series.

05/02/2018 09:00 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to assist crime victims in Calhoun and Cleburne counties
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $15,645 grant to help crime victims in Calhoun and Cleburne counties. The award will enable a unit of the District Attorney’s Office to provide legal and counseling support for crime victims in the 7th Judicial Circuit.

05/02/2018 05:14 AM
SECRETARY GALVIN AND ALABAMA DIRECTOR BORG ANNOUNCE 26 MILLION DOLLAR SETTLEMENT WITH LPL FINANCIAL
[Alabama Securities Commission] Secretary of the Commonwealth William F. Galvin and Director of the Alabama Securities Commission Joseph P. Borg announced today that they have successfully led an effort to secure a $26 Million settlement with LPL Financial LLC.

05/01/2018 09:07 AM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Tuesday, May 15, at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. in Gadsden.

05/01/2018 08:41 AM
GENERAL STATEMENT RE: ALABAMA STATE CAPITOL PORTRAITS
[Alabama Historical Commission] General Statement Re: Alabama State Capitol Portraits

04/27/2018 09:28 AM
Areas reopened to oyster harvesting
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris announced today the reopening of portions of Mobile Bay that were temporarily closed to the harvesting of oysters on April 19, 2018.

04/26/2018 12:44 PM
OLD CAHAWBA TO HOST DESCENDANTS OF SULTANA DISASTER
[Alabama Historical Commission] Old Cahawba, a historic property of the Alabama Historical Commission, will host the 31st annual reunion of the Sultana Descendants’ Association on Saturday, April 28. The members are descendants of Union Civil War soldiers who died in a terrible steamboat accident that occurred more than 150 years ago.

04/25/2018 02:41 PM
Rabid raccoon bites two in Montgomery, prompting heightened rabies warning and need to vaccinate pets
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] A raccoon that bit two individuals in the Chisholm neighborhood in north Montgomery over the past weekend has tested positive for the rabies virus, the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) confirmed.

04/25/2018 07:11 AM
Second Quarter 2018 Newsletter
[Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors] Passage of SB 316. Dr. Turner, former Board Member, honored. Engineering High School to open in Huntsville. ASPLS gathering information for the Alabama Land Information System.

04/24/2018 11:53 AM
Changes to Licensed Social Service Staff in the Minimum Standards for Residential Care Facilities
[Human Resources, Department of] Pursuant to Code of Alabama 1975, §§34-8A-7(1) through (6); 34-8A-8 (1) through (3), and §§34-30-20. Effective April 13, 2018 an emergency rule was filed to make changes to the current Minimum Standards for Residential Child Care Facilities to include (1) acceptance of an Associate Licensed Counselor (ALC) as social service staff; (2) Licensed graduate social worker (LGSW) has changed to licensed master social worker (LMSW); and (3) Licensed certified social worker (LCSW) has changed to licensed independent clinical social worker (LICSW). See attachment

04/24/2018 11:34 AM
OLD CAHAWBA BIRD WALK FOR BEGINNERS (& HISTORY BUFFS)
[Alabama Historical Commission] Bird Walk for Beginners (& History Buffs) Saturday, May 5 8:00 – 10:00 am Old Cahawba Archaeological Park, Orrville (near Selma)

04/24/2018 08:11 AM
Governor Ivey proclaims April 2018 as Facts on Saving and Investing Campaign Month
[Alabama Securities Commission] Governor Ivey proclaims April 2018 as Facts on Saving and Investing Campaign Month

04/21/2018 01:51 PM
CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL PARK CIVIL WAR LIVING HISTORY & SATURDAY SKIRMISH
[Alabama Historical Commission] Civil War Living History & Saturday Skirmish Friday and Saturday, April 27-28 9:00 am – 1:00 pm on Friday AND 10:00 am – 1:00 pm on Saturday Confederate Memorial Park, Marbury, Alabama

04/20/2018 08:54 AM
New Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Fee Schedule
[Medicaid] Effective May 1, 2018, the Alabama Medicaid Agency will implement a new Durable Medical Equipment (DME) fee schedule that meets the requirements of 21st Century Cures Act.

04/20/2018 08:51 AM
271 Eligibility response change
[Medicaid] Alabama Medicaid is proposing to make a small change in the 271 Eligibility response, but we would like to gauge impact to vendors before making the change.

04/20/2018 08:06 AM
RUSSELL SCHOOL PROJECT APPROVED FOR FEDERAL TAX CREDITS
[Alabama Historical Commission] On March 28, 2018 the Russell School project in Mobile, Alabama, was approved by the National Park Service for the twenty-percent federal rehabilitation tax credit program.

04/20/2018 07:06 AM
Maintaining your septic tank system protects your health and the environment
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] About half of Alabama residences have an onsite sewage disposal system to collect, treat and dispose of wastewater.

04/19/2018 01:12 PM
Shellfish growing areas closed
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health has closed shellfish growing waters in Baldwin and Mobile counties. Areas I, II, III, IV, V and VI are closed.

04/18/2018 01:13 PM
Montgomery Intensive Residential Services RFP Announcement
[Human Resources, Department of] THE STATE OF ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES (DHR) WILL RELEASE A REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) FOR MONTGOMERY INTENSIVE RESIDENTIAL SERVICES ON FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2018.

04/18/2018 01:10 PM
Child Care Management Services RFP Announcement
[Human Resources, Department of] THE STATE OF ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES (DHR) WILL RELEASE A REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFPs) FOR CHILD CARE MANAGEMENT SERVICES ON FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2018.

04/18/2018 09:09 AM
Scale Back Alabama announces 2018 prize winners
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Eighteen men and women from across the state won cash prizes in the team grand prize drawing for Scale Back Alabama participants. In addition, the names of 40 individuals were randomly selected to win cash prizes for their weight loss of 10 pounds or more.

04/17/2018 08:08 AM
Gov. Ivey awards funds to supplement statewide drug task force
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $64,054 in grant funds to provide additional support for a statewide drug task force that began operation in October 2017.The task force, headed by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, was created to provide a concerted effort to reduce drugs in the state. It involves nearly 100 law enforcement officers representing 45 police departments, sheriff’s offices and other law enforcement agencies.

04/16/2018 08:22 AM
April 20, 2018 Meeting Agenda
[Alabama Board of Physical Therapy] The next meeting of the Alabama Board of Physical Therapy will be held in the Azure Room of the Perdido Beach Resort, in Perdido, Alabama on Friday, April 20, 2018 at 10:00 A.M.

04/16/2018 07:15 AM
Gov. Ivey to assist Bullock County Sheriff’s Department with equipment purchase
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $24,141 grant to help the Bullock County Commission purchase new and upgraded equipment for the county Sheriff’s Department.

04/14/2018 01:44 PM
FORT TOULOUSE/FORT JACKSON FRENCH & INDIAN WAR ENCAMPMENT
[Alabama Historical Commission] French & Indian War Encampment Saturday, April 21, 9am – 4pm Sunday, April 22, 9am - 2pm Fort Toulouse-Fort Jackson Park, Wetumpka, Alabama

04/13/2018 09:08 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grants to equip police in south Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $46,326 to provide equipment for three police departments in south Alabama.

04/13/2018 06:47 AM
Grant to help provide services to rape victims in nine counties
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $138,426 grant to support a nonprofit group that assists rape victims in south-central and southwest Alabama.

04/12/2018 11:49 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to help town of Eva resolve erosion problem
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] ov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $28,500 grant to the town of Eva to provide a permanent solution to a longstanding drainage and erosion problem that presents an ever-increasing health hazard. The Community Development Block Grant will enable the town to repair a growing sinkhole in the parking lot of the town’s library and which is threatening to expand toward a highway.

04/12/2018 10:57 AM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Thursday, April 26, at 11 a.m. in Montgomery.

04/12/2018 09:53 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grants to equip police in Addison, Double Springs, Hanceville
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $41,371 to provide equipment for three police departments in Cullman and Winston counties.

04/09/2018 11:37 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to help create jobs in Brewton
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] MONTGOMERY-- Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $700,000 grant to help create up to 300 new jobs to the Brewton area within the next several years. The Community Development Block Grant will provide infrastructure necessary for Provalus, a company specializing in business technology and support, to locate in the city.

04/06/2018 02:15 PM
Colbert County Man Arrested for Alleged Securities Fraud and Financial Exploitation of the Elderly
[Alabama Securities Commission] MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA (April 6, 2018) Joseph Borg, Director of the Alabama Securities Commission (ASC) announced that Ronald Warren Powell, a resident of Colbert County, Alabama, turned himself in, April 5, 2018, to the Colbert County Jail upon an arrest warrant based on a five‐count indictment returned by the March 2018, Colbert County Grand Jury. Powell was subsequently released on a $15,000 bond.

04/06/2018 07:12 AM
2018 ABPT Spring Newsletter
[Alabama Board of Physical Therapy] Attached you’ll find the Alabama Board of Physical Therapy Spring 2018 newsletter. This issue contains articles on board office operations, potential changes to the jurisprudence test format, new board member profile, and more. Please take a moment to read over it and if you’d like to comment, please send all comments to: info@pt.alabama.gov

04/05/2018 10:09 AM
Ethics Commission Finds Probable Cause Against Barbour County Sheriff
[Alabama Ethics Comission] Ethics Commission Finds Probable Cause Against Barbour County Sheriff

04/02/2018 02:52 PM
Alabama Firefighters Return from Oklahoma Wildfires
[Forestry Commission, Alabama] After battling wildfires in Oklahoma for 14 days, four Alabama Forestry Commission (AFC) wildland firefighters returned to Alabama on Friday, March 30.

03/29/2018 07:59 AM
Post Award Public Forum set for input on the progress of Medicaid’s Plan First Section 1115 Demonstration Waiver
[Medicaid] Providers, recipients and other interested individuals will have the opportunity to provide feedback on the progress of the Plan First Section 1115 Demonstration Waiver during a May public forum in Montgomery.

03/28/2018 01:28 PM
Areas reopened to oyster harvesting
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris announced today the reopening of portions of Mobile Bay that were temporarily closed to the harvesting of oysters on March 17, 2018.

03/28/2018 08:28 AM
Urban Forest Strike Team to Assess Damage at Jacksonville State University
[Forestry Commission, Alabama] Urban Forest Strike Team begins on the campus of Jacksonville State University (JSU) in Jacksonville, Alabama, assessing tree damage following tornadoes that occurred on March 19. Trained for post-disaster assessment of trees for public risk, the Strike Team response consists of three crews of certified arborists representing the Alabama Forestry Commission, Georgia Forestry Commission, Mississippi Forestry Commission, and the USDA Forest Service.

03/28/2018 08:14 AM
Governor awards grants for forensic equipment to help solve crimes
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded two grants totaling $104,451 to provide needed forensics equipment to help law enforcement personnel investigate crime scenes and solve crimes.

03/27/2018 02:04 PM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Tuesday, April 10, at 9 a.m. or 1 p.m. in Huntsville.

03/27/2018 09:08 AM
‘Alabama Goes Teal’ campaign raises awareness of sexual violence
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is partnering with the Alabama Coalition Against Rape (ACAR) to unveil Alabama’s own campaign, “Alabama Goes Teal,” to increase statewide awareness about sexual violence and to engage the general public regarding prevention options and victim services.

03/26/2018 01:40 PM
OLD CAHAWBA CIVIL WAR WALKING TOUR
[Alabama Historical Commission] Old Cahawba’s Civil War Walking Tour Saturday, April 7 10:00 – 11:00 am Old Cahawba Archaeological Park, Orrville (near Selma)

03/26/2018 12:18 PM
USDA Announces $8.4 Million to Support Veterans and Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers
[Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs] The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Office of Partnerships & Public Engagement (OPPE) today announced up to $8.4 million in available funding for training and technical assistance for socially disadvantaged and veteran farmers and ranchers.

03/23/2018 01:10 PM
Chicks and ducklings may pose risks of illness
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] This month marks the beginning of spring and Easter is just around the corner. Families across the state are preparing to celebrate the anticipated holiday with fun festivities, egg hunts and more – including gifting adorable chicks and ducklings to small children.

03/23/2018 11:42 AM
ADOR Extends Filing Deadlines for North Alabama Storm Victims
[Alabama Department of Revenue] The Alabama Department of Revenue is extending deadlines to file tax returns for individuals and businesses who were affected by severe weather on March 19.

03/22/2018 01:45 PM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Thursday, April 5, at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. in Mobile.

03/22/2018 08:22 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to help Andalusia resolve sewer problem and preserve local jobs
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $175,000 grant to help the city of Andalusia avert a potential health hazard while also preventing several businesses from closing or having to relocate. The Community Development Block Grants will enable the city to make permanent repairs on a major sewer line that has collapsed twice in a business area along the Andalusia Bypass. At least nine businesses, employing a total of 74 people, rely on the sewer facilities.

03/21/2018 12:49 PM
Some areas reopened to oyster harvesting
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris announced today the reopening of portions of Mobile Bay that were temporarily closed to the harvesting of oysters on March 17, 2018. This includes Bon Secour Bay and Heron Bay. The order was effective at 9 a.m., March 21, 2018.

03/20/2018 12:53 PM
Alabama Education Assistance Programs and Independent Living Conferences and camps Announcement
[Human Resources, Department of] The ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES seeks a qualified vendor to administer the Alabama Educational Training Voucher Program (ETVP) and Fostering Hope Scholarship Program (FHS) through the Alabama Education Assistance Program and to develop and coordinate Independent Living Conferences and Camps. For more information, please read the announcement linked below.

03/20/2018 10:09 AM
Follow safety precautions after spring storms
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris urges all Alabamians in areas affected by damaging storms and resulting power outages to follow all health and safety warnings communicated through the news media.

03/20/2018 09:29 AM
DreamVision Promoter Pleads Guilty to Securities Fraud
[Alabama Securities Commission] MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA (March 20, 2018) Chris Connolly, District Attorney for the 11th Judicial Circuit, Lauderdale County, Alabama; and Joseph Borg, Director of the Alabama Securities Commission (ASC) announced that on March 20, 2018, Bryan Kevin Robinson, of Killen, Alabama pleaded guilty in Lauderdale County Circuit Court to one count of Securities Fraud for engaging in an act, practice, or course of business which operated as a fraud or deceit upon more than 40 Alabama investors. The offense is a Class B felony, punishable by not less than two, but no more than 20 years in prison, and a fine not to exceed $30,000.

03/20/2018 07:13 AM
RE: Cardiology and Radiology Prior Authorization Program Update
[Medicaid] All cardiology and radiology service providers (including out-of-state providers) must be enrolled with Alabama Medicaid before requesting prior authorization (PA).

03/19/2018 06:56 PM
Joint Legislative Advisory Committee on Economic Incentives
[Alabama Legislative Services Agency] Documents relative to the Joint Legislative Advisory Committee on Economic Incentives

03/19/2018 02:30 PM
Alabama Medicaid Offices Closed Due to Severe Weather
[Medicaid] The Huntsville and Decatur Medicaid District Offices have been closed today (Monday, March 19, due to severe weather.

03/19/2018 09:44 AM
Shellfish growing areas closed
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) has closed shellfish growing waters in Baldwin and Mobile counties.

03/18/2018 09:46 AM
Board Meeting
[Alabama State Board of Occupational Therapy] Due to increment weather

03/16/2018 12:16 PM
Volkswagen settlement provides $25.5 million for projects to reduce vehicle emissions in Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs will conduct five public listening sessions to determine how the state’s portion of a federal settlement with Volkswagen should be used to reduce diesel pollution and improve air quality.

03/16/2018 11:25 AM
ALABAMA HISTORICAL COMMISSION TO RECEIVE AFRICAN AMERICAN CIVIL RIGHTS GRANTS
[Alabama Historical Commission] The Alabama Historical Commission (AHC) is set to receive two African American Civil Rights Grants from the National Park Service.

03/16/2018 08:56 AM
New Requirements for Fee-For-Service Delivery Claims
[Medicaid] THIS ALERT IS A REVISION FOR THE ALERT DATED FEBRURAY 6, 2018

03/15/2018 01:03 PM
POND SPRING, GEN JOE WHEELER HOME'S MISS ANNIE WHEELER'S HEIRLOOM PLANT SALE
[Alabama Historical Commission] Miss Annie Wheeler’s Heirloom Plant Sale Saturday, March 31 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Pond Spring, The General Joe Wheeler Home, Hillsboro, Alabama

03/15/2018 12:16 PM
Areas reopened to oyster harvesting
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris announced the reopening of portions of Mobile Bay that were temporarily closed to the harvesting of oysters on February 12, 2018.

03/14/2018 08:49 AM
Alabama public health social workers honored with statewide awards
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Vera Mitchell of the Madison County Health Department was selected as Public Health Social Worker of the Year for 2018. Awarded the honor of Social Work Manager of the Year was Heather Smith of the Marion County Health Department.

03/13/2018 12:00 PM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Tuesday, March 27, at 10 a.m. in Hoover.

03/13/2018 10:47 AM
Preferred Drug List (PDL) Quarterly Update
[Medicaid] Update the PDL to reflect the quarterly updates

03/08/2018 02:25 PM
Set to Reopen March 17: Little River State Forest & Claude D. Kelley Recreational Area
[Forestry Commission, Alabama] Little River State Forest and Claude D. Kelley Recreational Area in south Alabama will reopen on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Located near Atmore, the park will be open to the public on weekends for day-use only, from Friday noon through Sunday at 5:00 pm.

03/08/2018 11:48 AM
Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission Advisory Board Meeting
[Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission] The Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission has scheduled an advisory board meeting for September 6, 2018.

03/08/2018 11:12 AM
AAC Regular Meeting
[Alabama Athletic Commission] Meeting announcement for the Alabama Athletic Commission

03/08/2018 07:17 AM
Changes to Billing Effective April 1, 2018
[Medicaid] Effective for date of service April 1, 2018 or later, Alabama Medicaid (Medicaid) will require IRHCs to bill the procedure code(s) for the service(s) performed.

03/07/2018 03:07 PM
INFORMED INVESTOR ADVISORY - Are Unicorns a Myth?
[Alabama Securities Commission] MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA (March 7, 2018) – Unicorns are not just the stuff of fairy tales; some financial unicorns exist today. But investing in unicorns is speculative, and generally is unavailable to retail investors. Retail investors looking to bet on a unicorn may be able to do so indirectly through a mutual fund, exchange-traded fund or business development company. But beware; investing in unicorns is risky. This investment may bite.

03/07/2018 07:26 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to assist abuse victims in Shoals area
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $125,666 grant to support a nonprofit agency that assists victims of abuse in northwest Alabama.

03/07/2018 06:05 AM
January 2018 Minutes
[Alabama Board of Social Work Examiners] January 12, 2018 minutes.

03/05/2018 05:41 AM
ALABAMA HISTORICAL COMMISSION CONCLUDES SHIPWRECK INVESTIGATION
[Alabama Historical Commission] The Alabama Historical Commission (AHC), in coordination with the National Park Service (NPS), the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, (NMAAHC), and SEARCH, Inc., has completed the investigation of the shipwreck remains discovered in January 2018 in Baldwin County, Alabama.

03/02/2018 11:05 AM
Shellfish growing areas closed
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) has closed shellfish growing waters in Baldwin and Mobile counties. Areas I, II, III, IV, V and VI are closed. This includes Cedar Point, Portersville Bay, Heron Bay and Dauphin Island Bay.

03/01/2018 10:50 AM
NEW SAWMILL BRINGS JOBS, BETTER TIMBER PRICES TO SOUTHEAST ALABAMA
[Forestry Commission, Alabama] A new lumber manufacturing facility locating in Pike County will have far-reaching effects for the regional economy bringing 110 new jobs and more money for area timber owners.

03/01/2018 10:48 AM
Areas reopened to oyster harvesting
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris announced today the reopening of portions of Mobile Bay that were temporarily closed to the harvesting of oysters on February 12, 2018.

02/28/2018 09:22 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to improve emergency communications in Wiregrass area
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] A $70,597 grant, awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey, is expected to improve radio communications among police and other emergency service agencies in the state’s Wiregrass area in addition to campus police at all Troy University locations in south-central Alabama. The grant will enable the City of Troy Police Department to purchase and become one of the first regional networks for the digital conversion to the Project 25 or P25 digital radio system. Once components are installed by Troy and Troy University police, which are assisting each other in the venture, the system will be available to other law enforcement agencies in Pike, Dale and possibly other south Alabama counties.

02/28/2018 08:53 AM
‘Share Your Smile with Alabama’ photo campaign winners announced
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] To conclude National Children’s Dental Health Month, the Oral Health Office of the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) announced the winners of its first annual smile photo contest open to third grade students in Alabama.

02/28/2018 06:22 AM
ALABAMA HISTORICAL COMMISSION PARTNERING TO STUDY SHIPWRECK REMAINS
[Alabama Historical Commission] The Alabama Historical Commission (AHC) is working with the National Park Service (NPS) and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, (NMAAHC) concerning the deployment of an archaeological investigation of shipwreck remains discovered in January 2018 in Baldwin County, Alabama.

02/27/2018 01:39 PM
Alabama Medicaid to sponsor public forums on work requirements application
[Medicaid] Alabama Medicaid is seeking this Section 1115 Demonstration to assist able-bodied Parent or Caretaker Relative (POCR) recipients improve their health outcomes and improve their economic stability which will assist the state in having healthier citizens.

02/27/2018 12:58 PM
Notice of Intent to Submit Section 1115 Demonstration Proposal
[Medicaid] Alabama Medicaid is seeking this Section 1115 Demonstration to assist able-bodied Parent or Caretaker Relative (POCR) recipients improve their health outcomes and improve their economic stability which will assist the state in having healthier citizens.

02/27/2018 08:22 AM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Tuesday, March 13, at 10 a.m. in Auburn.

02/26/2018 09:23 AM
Gov. Ivey awards funds for Corrections training and prevention program
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded an $84,643 grant to assist the state prison system in making the state’s correctional facilities safer. Funds will help the state Department of Corrections enforce its policy of zero tolerance involving sexual abuse and harassment in prison. The grant comes from the federal Prison Rape Elimination Act designed to make all prisons, jails and juvenile facilities safer.

02/26/2018 08:26 AM
OLD CAHAWBA ROAD TO FREEDOM WAGON TOUR
[Alabama Historical Commission] Road to Freedom Wagon Tour at Old Cahawba Saturday, March 3 10:00 – 11:00 am Old Cahawba Archaeological Park, Orrville (near Selma)

02/26/2018 08:08 AM
GOAT HILL MUSEUM STORE EASTER BASKET EXTRAVAGANZA & BOOK SIGNING WITH BILLY SINGLETON
[Alabama Historical Commission] Easter Basket Extravaganza and Book Signing Friday, March 2, 2018 The Goat Hill Museum Store, Montgomery, Alabama (located inside the Alabama State Capitol at the Union Street entrance)

02/23/2018 11:21 AM
ADPH to hold free TB testing event February 27
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] In the past two years, multiple cases of pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) have been reported to the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) in Dothan.

02/22/2018 10:31 AM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Thursday, March 8, at 1:30 p.m. in Dothan.

02/22/2018 10:14 AM
Dr. Scott Harris appointed state health officer
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The State Committee of Public Health has appointed Dr. Scott Harris as Alabama’s twelfth state health officer, effective February 21.

02/22/2018 06:12 AM
Governor awards grant for law enforcement equipment in Slocomb
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $4,690 grant to outfit a new Slocomb Police Department vehicle and add dash cameras to other patrol vehicles.

02/20/2018 09:43 AM
ADPH to hold meeting and conduct tuberculosis testing at Walter Wellborn Elementary and High Schools
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] On February 13, Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) officials notified Walter Wellborn Elementary and High Schools of plans to investigate a case of pulmonary tuberculosis identified in a Wellborn student.

02/16/2018 02:27 PM
Celebrate Arbor Week – Plant a Tree!
[Forestry Commission, Alabama] The AFC encourages all Alabamians to join in the 2018 observance of Arbor Week which runs from Monday, February 19 to Sunday, February 25.

02/16/2018 12:08 PM
FREEDOM RIDES MUSEUM'S GET IN THE WAY: FILM SCREENING & DISCUSSION
[Alabama Historical Commission] Get in the Way: Film Screening & Discussion Tuesday, February 27, 2018 6:00-8:00pm First Baptist Church (North Ripley Street), Montgomery, Alabama

02/16/2018 08:20 AM
PTA Board Member Opening
[Alabama Board of Physical Therapy] The Board is now accepting nominations for the PTA Board Member representing the northern section of the state.

02/16/2018 07:53 AM
GOAT HILL MUSEUM STORE BOOK SIGNING WITH DR. RICHARD BAILEY
[Alabama Historical Commission] The Goat Hill Museum Store (located inside the Alabama State Capitol at the Union Street entrance) will host a book signing with Dr. Richard Bailey, author of Neither Carpetbaggers Nor Scalawags and They Too Call Alabama Home: African American Profiles, on Friday, February 23 from 11:00am-2:00pm.

02/16/2018 07:49 AM
Elmore County Veterans Service Office to Relocate
[Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs] The Elmore County Veterans Service Office (VSO) will be moving to a new location on Tuesday, February 20, 2018.

02/16/2018 07:21 AM
‘Through With Chew Week’ highlights dangers of spit tobacco use
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] “Spit” tobacco is just as addictive as cigarettes and has many harmful side effects. For these reasons, the Alabama Department of Public Health encourages smokeless tobacco users to quit the “spit” during “Through With Chew Week,” February 18-24.

02/15/2018 07:27 AM
ACUA Chart Pack, September 30, 2017
[Alabama Credit Union Administration] Chart Pack - September 2017

02/14/2018 07:11 AM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Tuesday, Feb. 27, at 9:30 a.m. in Florence.

02/13/2018 07:04 AM
Governor awards grant to create jobs in Sulligent
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $100,000 Community Development Block Grant to help the city of Sulligent prepare the way for a company expansion that will create 15 jobs.

02/12/2018 02:58 PM
Shellfish growing areas closed
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) has closed shellfish growing waters in Baldwin and Mobile counties. Areas I, II, III, IV, V and VI are closed. This includes Cedar Point, Portersville Bay, Heron Bay and Dauphin Island Bay.

02/12/2018 11:54 AM
Notice of Proposed Amended Regulation for the Alabama Consumer Credit Act
[Alabama State Banking Department] Notice of Proposed Amended Regulation for the Alabama Consumer Credit Act

02/09/2018 09:32 AM
DXC (Fiscal Agent) Has a New Tax ID
[Medicaid] Effective 01/01/2018 the US Federal Tax ID (FEIN) used by DXC Technology, the fiscal agent and claims processor for the Alabama Medicaid program, will be changing to 822287119.

02/09/2018 09:23 AM
FORT MORGAN'S LAST BRITISH OCCUPATION AT MOBILE POINT
[Alabama Historical Commission] Join us for a walk back in time and visit Fort Morgan as it was more than 200 years ago. This two-day event, happening February 17-18 from 9:00am-4:00pm, will immerse visitors in the British occupation of Fort Bowyer.

02/08/2018 05:15 AM
Sarah Moore’s Presentation to the League of Southeastern Credit Unions Advocacy Conference, February 6, 2018
[Alabama Credit Union Administration] Presentation to the League of Southeastern Credit Unions Advocacy Conference

02/07/2018 03:00 PM
February 7, 2018 Advisory Opinion
[Alabama Ethics Comission] The following Advisory Opinion was issued by the Alabama Ethics Commission on February 7, 2018

02/07/2018 09:52 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant for state Corrections program
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $242,210 grant to aid inmates who desire to overcome addictions that may have led to their incarceration. The grant to the state Department of Corrections will continue the residential substance abuse treatment program for inmates.

02/06/2018 11:45 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant for urgent sewer repair in Headland
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $100,000 Community Development Block Grant for an urgently needed sewer repair in the city of Headland.

02/06/2018 10:05 AM
ADPH announces HPV video contest winners
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] In an effort to increase awareness about the human papillomavirus (HPV) cancer-prevention vaccine, the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) conducted a video contest open to teenagers residing in Alabama, ages 15-19.

02/06/2018 10:05 AM
Delivering Health Care Providers (Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurse-Midwives, FQHCs)
[Medicaid] Effective for claims received on or after February 1, 2018, fee-for-service delivery claims for recipients who reside in a county not served by an Alabama Medicaid (Medicaid) Maternity Care Program must contain the date of last menstrual period and the date of first prenatal visit. This information is not required for hospital claims

02/06/2018 05:46 AM
October 2017 Minutes
[Alabama Board of Social Work Examiners] 10-24-17 Minutes

02/05/2018 12:00 PM
Governor awards grants to equip law enforcement in Butler, Crenshaw and Lowndes counties
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $95,272 to provide equipment to four law enforcement agencies in south central Alabama.

02/05/2018 09:16 AM
Governor awards grants for law enforcement equipment in southeast Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $95,135 in grants to upgrade law enforcement equipment at four agencies in southeast Alabama.

02/05/2018 08:16 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grants to help purchase equipment for southwest Alabama law enforcement agencies
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded nearly $144,000 in grants to assist six law enforcement agencies in southwest Alabama to purchase equipment and improve public safety in their jurisdictions. The Gulf Shores and Atmore police departments and the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department each received $24,000. Other awards include the Escambia County Sheriff’s Department, $23,999; the Wilcox County Sheriff’s Department, $23,977; and Evergreen Police Department, $23,715.

02/05/2018 06:07 AM
AFC Names New Assistant State Forester
[Forestry Commission, Alabama] State Forester Rick Oates is pleased to announce that the Commissioners have approved the appointment of Bruce Springer as Assistant State Forester. Additionally, Brigetta Giles has been selected as Southeast Regional Forester to fill the vacancy left by Springer’s promotion. Both officially assumed their new responsibilities February 1.

02/02/2018 11:31 AM
ALABAMA HISTORICAL COMMISSION PREPARING TO STUDY SHIPWRECK DISCOVERY
[Alabama Historical Commission] The Alabama Historical Commission (AHC) is currently coordinating with local, state, and national agencies concerning the deployment of an investigation into a shipwreck discovered in January 2018 in the Mobile area.

02/02/2018 10:55 AM
February 8 Board Meeting agenda
[Alabama Board of Physical Therapy] The Alabama Board of Physical Therapy will have it regularly scheduled meeting on February 8, 2018 at 10:00AM at our offices located in the RSA Union Building, Montgomery. The meeting is open to the public and all are welcome.

02/02/2018 09:39 AM
ALABAMA HISTORICAL COMMISSION ANNOUNCES CEMETERY PRESERVATION WORKSHOP
[Alabama Historical Commission] The Alabama Historical Commission (AHC), in coordination with the Friends of the General Joe Wheeler Foundation and in commemoration of Black History Month, will host a cemetery preservation workshop on Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 1:00 – 4:00pm at Pond Spring, the General Joe Wheeler Home in Hillsboro, Alabama.

02/01/2018 11:55 AM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Thursday, Feb. 15, at 2 p.m. in Tuscaloosa.

02/01/2018 10:33 AM
Announcement for Applications for the Position of Chief Examiner
[Alabama Legislative Services Agency] The Legislative Committee on Public Accounts is accepting applications for the Position of Chief Examiner until the close of business on Friday, February 9, 2018.

02/01/2018 08:56 AM
First Quarter 2018 Edition
[Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors] First Quarter 2018 Edition - Meeting with Senator Chambliss concerning our Law changes, Land Surveyor Position to be filled, New Investigator

02/01/2018 07:47 AM
ADECA to hold state surplus property auction Wednesday in Montgomery
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Vehicles, computers, office furniture, TVs, vending machines and even an x-ray machine are just a few of the items that can be found at the state surplus property auction on Wednesday, February 7.

01/31/2018 01:40 PM
Governor awards grants to equip law enforcement agencies in north Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $144,000 to upgrade equipment at six law enforcement agencies in north Alabama.

01/31/2018 08:50 AM
Gov. Ivey awards law enforcement grants to several agencies in south-central Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $143,000 in grants to assist six law enforcement agencies in south-central Alabama to purchase equipment and improve public safety in their jurisdictions. The governor awarded $24,000 each to the Prattville, Millbrook and Tallassee police departments and the Elmore County and Montgomery County sheriffs’ departments. The Autauga County Sheriff’s Department was awarded a $23,438 grant.

01/31/2018 08:00 AM
IRHC Changes to Billing
[Medicaid] Effective for date of service April 1, 2018 or later, Alabama Medicaid (Medicaid) will require IRHCs to bill the exact or closest procedure code for the service being performed.

01/31/2018 06:51 AM
Governor awards grants to help central Alabama police departments buy new equipment
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $72,000 in grants to help three police departments in central Alabama purchase new equipment and upgrades.

01/30/2018 11:15 AM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Tuesday, Feb. 13, at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. in Gadsden.

01/30/2018 11:14 AM
The Alabama Department of Revenue Deploys First State-Wide Identity Protection Program to Fight State Income Tax Refund Theft
[Alabama Department of Revenue] The Alabama eID app is a highly secure and free service for Alabama taxpayers just in time for tax season

01/29/2018 02:30 PM
OLD CAHAWBA CEMETERY WALKING TOUR
[Alabama Historical Commission] Cemetery Walking Tour Saturday, February 3, 2018 10:00 – 11:00 am Old Cahawba Archaeological Park, Orrville (near Selma), Alabama

01/26/2018 01:16 PM
Medicaid Credit Balance Audits
[Medicaid] As required by federal law, the Alabama Medicaid Agency audits hospital reports and records to determine if overpayments involving Medicaid outpatient and inpatient accounts exist.

01/26/2018 11:27 AM
Governor awards equipment grants to law enforcement agencies in east Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded nearly $93,000 in grants to assist four law enforcement agencies in east Alabama to purchase equipment and improve public safety in their jurisdictions. Receiving grants are the Valley and Lanett police departments in Chambers County and Alexander City and Dadeville police departments in Tallapoosa County.

01/26/2018 10:04 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grants to equip law enforcement agencies in northeast Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $117,188 to provide needed equipment upgrades for five law enforcement agencies in northeast Alabama.

01/26/2018 09:32 AM
Gov. Ivey awards for law enforcement equipment in west Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded nearly $136,000 in grants to assist six law enforcement agencies in Alabama’s Black Belt region to purchase equipment and improve public safety in their jurisdictions. Sheriff’s departments in Hale County, Marengo County and Sumter County were awarded $24,000 each. Other awards include the Greene County Sheriff’s Department, $23,797; Eutaw Police Department, $20,656; and the Demopolis Police Department, $19,485.

01/25/2018 11:54 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to help Enterprise business expand; create new jobs
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $350,000 grant to assist an Enterprise aviation business to expand its facilities and hire 60 more employees once the expansion is complete. The Community Development Block Grant will provide infrastructure necessary for Arista Aviation Services to build a 42,000-square-foot addition to its 64,800-square-foot facility at the Enterprise Municipal Airport. With the expansion, Arista Aviation will employ more than 200 people.

01/24/2018 01:16 PM
Attorney General Steve Marshall, Mental Health Commissioner Lynn Beshear and Acting State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris announce issuance of Opioid Council report
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Co-chairs of the Alabama Opioid Overdose and Addiction Council, Attorney General Steve Marshall, Commissioner Lynn Beshear of the Alabama Department of Mental Health, and Acting State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris, today announced the issuance of the Council’s formal report of its findings.

01/24/2018 08:01 AM
New Officers to Lead Alabama Forestry Commission
[Forestry Commission, Alabama] At a board meeting on January 11 at state forestry headquarters in Montgomery, the Alabama Forestry Commission (AFC) elected Jane T. Russell of Lapine as new Chair and Katrenia Pruitt Kier of Huntsville as Vice-Chair.

01/23/2018 02:43 PM
JOBS Transportation Services - Montgomery Announcement
[Human Resources, Department of] The ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES seeks qualified vendors to provide JOBS Transportation Services-Montgomery. JOBS Transportation Services-Montgomery is needed to transport individuals attending employment and employment-related JOBS activities.

01/23/2018 12:29 PM
Tax Season 2018 Has Arrived – Here’s Some Tips
[Alabama Department of Revenue] Are you ready to file your income tax return? Tax Season 2018 begins on Feb. 1, and the filing deadline this year is April 17. The Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) has a few tips and suggestions to help you file your return safely and get your refund as quickly as possible:

01/23/2018 12:24 PM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Tuesday, Jan. 30, at 9 a.m. or 1 p.m. in Huntsville.

01/17/2018 10:53 AM
Medicaid offices to reopen at noon on Thursday
[Medicaid] Alabama Medicaid offices to reopen at noon on Thursday, January 18.

01/16/2018 01:37 PM
ADPH to hold special flu shot clinics
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health will be providing flu shot clinics at designated county health departments throughout Alabama.

01/16/2018 08:38 AM
Follow safety precautions during cold weather emergencies
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health urges residents to take extra precautions during times of extremely cold weather.

01/16/2018 06:47 AM
Severe Weather Notice 01/16/2018
[Alabama State Banking Department] Severe Weather Notice 01/16/2018

01/12/2018 12:54 PM
GOAT HILL MUSEUM STORE BOOK SIGNING WITH ANITA MUSGROVE
[Alabama Historical Commission] Book Signing with Anita Musgrove Friday, January 26, 2018 The Goat Hill Museum Store, Montgomery, Alabama (located inside Alabama State Capitol at the Union Street entrance)

01/12/2018 10:51 AM
Florence Medicaid Office Closed Due to Weather
[Medicaid] The Florence District Office of the Alabama Medicaid Agency has been closed today due to inclement weather.

01/12/2018 08:40 AM
Alabama Securities Commission Appoints Acting Deputy Director and Announces New Chief Litigation Counsel
[Alabama Securities Commission] Joseph Borg, Director of the Alabama Securities Commission (ASC) announced today that Amanda W. Senn, General Counsel has been appointed Acting Deputy Director for Enforcement and that Gregory A. Bordenkircher has joined the ASC as Chief Litigation Counsel.

01/11/2018 02:46 PM
Avoid getting and spreading the flu to others; telephone your health care provider unless symptoms are severe
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Alabama is experiencing widespread influenza (flu) activity, and hospitals are at or over normal patient capacity due in large part to the number of patients presenting with seasonal influenza-like symptoms.

01/11/2018 01:59 PM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Thursday, Jan. 25, at 11 a.m. in Montgomery.

01/11/2018 10:00 AM
Scale Back Alabama kicks off its 12th year
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The beginning of a new year is a perfect time to commit or RE-commit to a healthier lifestyle. When you set a goal to lose weight and get healthier, you’re a winner. Teams can channel their inner champion and pre-register now for Scale Back Alabama, the state’s largest weight loss and physical activity competition.

01/11/2018 08:41 AM
Severe Weather Notice 01/11/2018
[Alabama State Banking Department] Severe Weather Notice 01/11/2018

01/11/2018 08:38 AM
The Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission Advisory Board Meeting
[Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission] The Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission Advisory Board Meeting has been rescheduled for March 8, 2018.

01/09/2018 01:29 PM
The Alabama Credit Union Administration is pleased to present an Alabama Charter to Railroad Community Credit Union, formerly Railroad Federal Credit Union.
[Alabama Credit Union Administration] The Alabama Credit Union Administration is pleased to present an Alabama Charter to Railroad Community Credit Union, formerly Railroad Federal Credit Union. Railroad Community Credit Union founded in 1956 has 5,346 members and $108 million in assets.

01/09/2018 09:18 AM
Provider Assistance sessions set for home care providers
[Medicaid] Alabama home care providers will have three opportunities in January and February to learn more about the federally-required Electronic Visit Verification and Monitoring (EVVM) system.

01/09/2018 09:00 AM
Gov. Ivey announces $1.5 million in grants to improve parks and facilities across Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has announced $1.5 million in grants to enhance outdoor recreation opportunities in Alabama.

01/09/2018 08:39 AM
Own a Business in Alabama? Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers (B.E.S.T.) Seminar on Tuesday, Jan. 23, at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. in Mobile.

01/08/2018 12:49 PM
FREEDOM RIDES MUSEUM THROUGH THE EYES OF A CHILD: A MLK DAY EVENT
[Alabama Historical Commission] Through the Eyes of a Child: A Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Event Monday, January 15, 2018 1:00-2:00pm Freedom Rides Museum, Montgomery, Alabama

01/04/2018 03:46 PM
Governor announces Delta Regional Authority, EDA funds for Wi-Fi network in downtown Selma
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] A new high-speed Wi-Fi network is coming to downtown Selma with the help of a $75,000 investment by the Delta Regional Authority through a program partnership with the U.S. Economic Development Administration, Gov. Kay Ivey announced today.

01/04/2018 03:43 PM
Governor announces Delta Regional Authority, EDA funds to help Gordo with wastewater treatment upgrades
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] The Delta Regional Authority, through a program partnership with the U.S. Economic Development Administration, will invest more than $135,000 to enhance wastewater treatment in Gordo, Gov. Kay Ivey announced today.

01/04/2018 09:23 AM
January is Radon Action Month; ADPH offers free radon test kits
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Do you know that winter is the perfect time to protect the health of yourself and your family from radon? Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States, and is the leading cause of lung cancer in nonsmokers.

01/03/2018 03:57 PM
Tax Expenditure Report Hearing on Jan. 10th
[Alabama Legislative Services Agency] Tax Expenditure Report Hearing Notice

01/02/2018 11:59 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to support innovation in Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey is adding some fuel in the form of a $580,000 grant to a program that helps entrepreneurs and upstart companies get off the ground with their business ideas. The grant will support the Alabama Launchpad, a program directed by the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama Foundation which, through a competitive process, offers entrepreneurs an opportunity to be awarded money to develop their business.

12/29/2017 09:56 AM
ADPH investigates mumps outbreak in Russell County
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health’s Immunization Division is working, in collaboration with Central High School in Phenix City, to investigate two laboratory confirmed cases of mumps at the high school in Russell County.

12/29/2017 09:13 AM
Alabama Youth Residential Facility Abuse Prevention Act #2017-374
[Human Resources, Department of] Pursuant to the Alabama Youth Residential Facility Abuse Prevention Act #2017-374 (Attachment A), the Alabama Department of Human Resources, shall register any religious, faith-based, or church nonprofit, other nonprofit, or for profit affiliated youth residential facility, youth social rehabilitation facility, community treatment facility for youths, youth transitional care facility, long term youth residential facility, private alternative boarding school, private alternative outdoor program, and any organization entrusted with the residential care of children in any organizational form or combination, whenever children are housed at the facility or location of the program for a period of more than 24 hours.

12/29/2017 06:43 AM
ADPH alerts Alabamians of increased flu activity
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Influenza (flu) activity levels are increasing across the state of Alabama. The flu is a very contagious respiratory illness. Some of the symptoms of influenza include fever, cough, sore throat, runny/stuffy nose, headache, muscle aches, and extreme fatigue.

12/28/2017 08:02 AM
There is no downside to quitting tobacco
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] There is no downside to quitting tobacco, and the benefits are priceless. Consider giving yourself the gift of becoming tobacco-free this holiday season.

12/26/2017 01:10 PM
Governor awards $2.3 million to assist low-income residents
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $2.3 million for programs that help low-income residents take steps to secure gainful employment and improve their quality of life.

12/26/2017 07:57 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to help development and create jobs in Cullman County
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $120,000 grant to spur commerce and help create jobs in Cullman County. The Community Development Block Grant funds will provide infrastructure needed for the construction of a combination convenience store, gas station and fast-food restaurant in the town of West Point. Dale’s Market, which will include a Subway sandwich shop, will employ 20 people when the complex is built off Alabama Highway 157.

12/22/2017 09:15 AM
Governor awards more than $2.6 million for emergency housing assistance
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $2.6 million in grants to help homeless Alabamians find immediate housing and to assist others who are in danger of becoming homeless.

12/20/2017 01:20 PM
Jefferson County, Alabama Man Indicted for Alleged Securities Fraud
[Alabama Securities Commission] Kenneth Fitzgerald Lewis, of Hoover, Alabama, was arrested and placed in the Jefferson County Jail, based on a warrant issued after the November 2017 Jefferson County Grand Jury returned a four-count indictment for alleged violations of the Alabama Securities Act. Lewis was released on a $61,000 bond.

12/19/2017 06:54 AM
Delaying Implementation of Itemized Billing for IRHC Clinics
[Medicaid] Medicaid will not be implementing changes communicated to you in the July 7, 2017, ALERT which would require you to bill claims with specific procedure codes on January 1, 2018.

12/18/2017 12:00 PM
Alabama experiences significant flu activity this season
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Influenza activity levels are increasing across the State of Alabama. Several positive influenza (flu) specimens in north Alabama have been reported in the previous three weeks.

12/14/2017 02:39 PM
PDL Quarterly Update
[Medicaid] Effective January 1, 2018, the Alabama Medicaid Agency will update the PDL to reflect the quarterly updates.

12/14/2017 04:40 AM
ALABAMA SECURITIES COMMISSION ANNOUNCES TOP INVESTOR THREATS Promissory Notes, Real Estate Investments and Ponzi Schemes Top the List
[Alabama Securities Commission] The Alabama Securities Commission (ASC) today released its annual list of top investor threats and reminded investors to use caution when approached with any unsolicited investment opportunities. “All investments involve a degree of risk. Investors can help protect themselves by taking time to research both the investment product and the person selling it. It’s best to learn before you get burned,” Joseph Borg, ASC Director, said.

12/12/2017 02:24 PM
'Share Your Smile with Alabama’ photo campaign open to third graders statewide
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] A healthy smile is important to children, both for their overall health and self-esteem. The Oral Health Office of the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is launching the first annual smile photo contest open to third grade students residing in Alabama.

12/11/2017 01:25 PM
Meeting of the Board of Directors
[Alabama Credit Union Administration] Pursuant to Title 5-17-56 of the Code of Alabama, 1975, notice is hereby provided for each member of the Board of the Alabama Credit Union Administration that a board meeting of the Alabama Credit Union Administration will be held.

12/11/2017 11:53 AM
State Arts Council Awards Grants Totaling $504,245 At Its December Meeting In Montgomery
[Alabama State Council on the Arts] Montgomery, Ala. -- The Alabama State Council on the Arts (ASCA) awarded 137 grants totaling $504,245 at its Council meeting in Montgomery on December 10, 2017. This round of grants will support arts in education, folk art, community, literature, performing, and visual arts programs January 1, 2018 – September 30, 2018. Also included in this round of awards are 17 Folklife apprenticeship grants.

12/11/2017 07:52 AM
State releases comprehensive assessment on Alabama's surface waters
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Barring any major catastrophic event, Alabama appears poised to sustain its water needs for the next 20 years, according to an assessment report released today by the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs’ Office of Water Resources. The 2017 Alabama Surface Water Assessment Report indicates that even with population growth in the state’s larger metropolitan areas and projected increases in industrial and agricultural use of water resources, Alabama should have a plentiful supply of surface water – rivers, streams, lakes and reservoirs – to meet those requirements through the year 2040.

12/08/2017 10:08 AM
Five Alabama Medicaid offices have been closed due to inclement weather
[Medicaid] Five Alabama Medicaid offices have been closed due to inclement weather. This includes offices in Birmingham, Gadsden, Montgomery, Selma and Tuscaloosa. Medicaid recipients with questions may contact 1-800-362-1504 or go to the agency’s website at www.medicaid.alabama.gov for additional assistance.

12/07/2017 07:57 AM
Alabama public water systems receive water fluoridation quality awards
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) announces that 78 Alabama public water systems recently received water fluoridation quality awards from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for 2016.

12/06/2017 02:35 PM
Dr. John Waits of Centreville is 2017 National Rural Health Day ‘Community Star’
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Dr. John Waits, chief executive officer and faculty physician of Cahaba Medical Care (CMC) in Centreville, is featured in the 2017 edition of the National Rural Health Day Community Stars.

12/05/2017 12:41 PM
TANF Caseload Reduction Credit Report FY 2018
[Human Resources, Department of] A copy of the Caseload Reduction Credit Report for FY 2018 is available for review and public comment.

12/04/2017 09:52 AM
Governor awards grant to bring 50 jobs to Rainsville
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] An automotive supplier is expanding and adding 50 new jobs in Rainsville with the help of a $200,000 Community Development Block Grant awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey.

12/01/2017 10:17 AM
POND SPRING, GEN JOE WHEELER HOME CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION
[Alabama Historical Commission] Pond Spring, the General Joe Wheeler Home invites you to their Christmas Celebration on Sunday, December 10, from 1:00 – 5:00pm.

12/01/2017 08:20 AM
December 7, 2017 Board Meeting Agenda
[Alabama Board of Physical Therapy] The agenda for the December 7th Board Meeting to be held at the Board's Office located at the RSA Union Building, 100 North Union Street, Montgomery. The meeting will begin at 10:00AM and is open to the public.

12/01/2017 06:53 AM
Medicare QMB Changes Impact Manually Filed Crossover Claims
[Medicaid] Medicaid/Medicare-related claims will continue to crossover to Medicaid automatically. However, when it is necessary to manually enter crossover claims to be considered for payment, the patient responsibility must be greater than zero even if the Medicare Remittance Advice (RA) indicates zero cost-sharing liability for a QMB recipient.

11/30/2017 09:46 AM
Employers, Payroll Officials – Avoid the W-2 Email Scam
[Alabama Department of Revenue] The nation’s business, payroll and human resource communities are being reminded and warned about a growing W-2 email scam that threatens sensitive tax information held by employers.

11/30/2017 09:41 AM
Victims of Data Breaches Should Consider These Steps
[Alabama Department of Revenue] The number of data breaches was already on a record pace for 2017 before the reported theft of nearly 145 million Americans’ names, addresses and Social Security numbers brought the issue to the forefront.

11/30/2017 09:39 AM
Legislative Hearing Schedule
[Alabama Legislative Services Agency] Below is a link to the schedule for budget-related legislative hearings for the 2018 legislative session.

11/30/2017 09:35 AM
Business Owners – Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations can sometimes confuse business owners. Licenses, sales tax, property tax, etc. – business owners are responsible for many details. To make that task easier, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to come learn the “B.E.S.T.” ways to handle state taxes at ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers Seminar on Thursday, Dec. 14, at 10 a.m. or 3 p.m. in Gadsden.

11/29/2017 11:59 AM
Joint Interim Commission on 21st Century Firearms Law - Documents
[Alabama Legislative Services Agency] Documents relative to the Task Force and Joint Interim Commission on 21st Century Firearms Law can be found here.

11/29/2017 11:52 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to assist victims of domestic violence in the Birmingham metro area
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $100,000 grant to assist child abuse victims in Clay, Coosa and Talladega counties. The grant to the Talladega County Child Advocacy Center will enable the agency to continue providing counseling and support services for victims in the three counties. The center also assists law enforcement agencies and prosecutors with matters relating to the arrest and conviction of abusers.

11/29/2017 09:31 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to assist child victims in Talladega, Clay and Coosa counties
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $100,000 grant to assist child abuse victims in Clay, Coosa and Talladega counties. The grant to the Talladega County Child Advocacy Center will enable the agency to continue providing counseling and support services for victims in the three counties. The center also assists law enforcement agencies and prosecutors with matters relating to the arrest and conviction of abusers.

11/28/2017 09:15 AM
Don’t Take the Bait, Avoid Phishing Emails by Data Thieves
[Alabama Department of Revenue] With the approach of the holidays and the 2018 filing season, ADOR urges people to be on the lookout for new, sophisticated email phishing scams that could endanger their personal information and next year’s tax refund.

11/28/2017 09:12 AM
Online Security - Seven Steps for Safety
[Alabama Department of Revenue] During the online holiday shopping season, remember to be vigilant with your personal information. While you are shopping for gifts, criminals are shopping for credit card numbers, financial account information, Social Security numbers and other sensitive data that could help them file a fraudulent tax return. Anyone who has an online presence should take a few simple steps that could go a long way to protecting their identity and personal information.

11/28/2017 09:09 AM
ADOR Announces Tax Security Awareness Week, Nov. 27-Dec. 1
[Alabama Department of Revenue] For the second year, ADOR is partnering with the IRS, other state tax agencies and the tax industry to encourage both individual and business taxpayers to take additional steps to protect their tax data and identities in advance of the 2018 filing season.

11/28/2017 09:07 AM
Business Owners – Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations can sometimes confuse business owners. Licenses, sales tax, property tax, etc. – business owners are responsible for many details. To make that task easier, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to come learn the “B.E.S.T.” ways to handle state taxes at ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers Seminar on Tuesday, Dec. 12, at 10 a.m. in Hoover.

11/28/2017 09:06 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grants for energy efficient upgrades to public facilities across state
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $159,999 for energy efficient equipment upgrades at public schools, local government offices and other municipal and nonprofit facilities across Alabama.

11/27/2017 11:39 AM
ALABAMA STATE CAPITOL TO HOST WADE TRAVELING POSTCARD EXHIBIT & PRESENTATION
[Alabama Historical Commission] The Wade Hall Traveling Postcard Exhibition & Presentation Exhibition: December 1-22 Presentation: December 6, 10:30am – 12:30pm Alabama State Capitol, Montgomery, Alabama

11/27/2017 11:33 AM
FORT MORGAN'S HOLIDAYS AT THE FORT
[Alabama Historical Commission] Holidays at the Fort December 3 1:30 – 4:00 pm Fort Morgan State Historic Site, Gulf Shores, Alabama

11/27/2017 11:27 AM
OLD CAHAWBA'S HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALABAMA PRESENTATION
[Alabama Historical Commission] Join us to celebrate Alabama's birthday at the site of its first permanent state capital on Saturday, December 2, from 10:00 – 11:00am.

11/27/2017 05:26 AM
Madison County, Alabama Man Indicted, Arrested for Alleged Violations of Alabama Securites Act
[Alabama Securities Commission] Edwin Eugene Blalack, a Madison County resident, was arrested on November 14, 2017 by the Madison County Sheriff's Department for his alleged involvement in a securities fraud scheme. Blalack's arrest stems from a November, 2017 Madison County Grand Jury indictment charging him with 17 violations of the Alabama Securities Act. Blalack was subsequently released on a $5,000 bond.

11/22/2017 10:03 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grants to help young victims in east Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $309,778 to help nonprofit organizations in east Alabama support child abuse victims.

11/22/2017 09:33 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to increase school attendance in Dallas County schools
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] A $50,000 grant awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey will help reduce absenteeism in schools and ensure that more Mobile County students obtain diplomas or GEDs. The grant will allow the Family Counseling Center of Mobile Inc. to continue or develop programs to encourage struggling students to remain in school. The program also aims to reduce juvenile crime.

11/22/2017 09:09 AM
Business Owners – Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations can sometimes confuse business owners. Licenses, sales tax, property tax, etc. – business owners are responsible for many details. To make that task easier, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to come learn the “B.E.S.T.” ways to handle state taxes at ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers Seminar on Tuesday, Dec. 5, at 1:30 p.m. in Dothan.

11/22/2017 08:26 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to boost school attendance; reduce juvenile crime in Mobile County
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] A $50,000 grant awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey will help reduce absenteeism in schools and ensure that more Mobile County students obtain diplomas or GEDs. The grant will allow the Family Counseling Center of Mobile Inc. to continue or develop programs to encourage struggling students to remain in school. The program also aims to reduce juvenile crime.

11/21/2017 01:20 PM
ADPH encourages HPV vaccination, teen video contest announced
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health, Immunization Division, wants to increase awareness about a cancer-prevention vaccine, human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine.

11/21/2017 01:20 PM
Gov. Ivey awards $3.3 million to enhance recreation in Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Alabamians will soon have even more ways to enjoy the outdoors thanks to $3.3 million in grants awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey to expand recreational trails in several communities across the state.

11/21/2017 09:01 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to create jobs in DeKalb County
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $249,548 grant to aid the expansion of a DeKalb County poultry plant which will result in 35 new jobs.

11/21/2017 07:09 AM
Public Health investigates teen diagnosed with Neisseria meningitidis in Jackson County
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health’s Immunization Division is investigating a case of Neisseria meningitidis, also known as meningococcal disease, at Scottsboro Junior High School in Jackson County.

11/20/2017 02:26 PM
Alabama Juvenile Justice Task Force - Meeting Documents
[Alabama Legislative Services Agency] Documents relative to the Alabama Juvenile Justice Task Force can be found here.

11/20/2017 01:16 PM
Thanksgiving Hours
[Alabama Athletic Commission] Closed Tuesday, November 21, 2017 to Monday, November 27, 2017

11/20/2017 08:33 AM
Third Quarter 2017 Newsletter
[Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors] Investigator Herbert Recognized, Auburn University Program Pairs Youth with Experience, New Feature - Reference Point - Land Surveying Articles

11/17/2017 10:27 AM
Governor awards grants to help crime victims in the Wiregrass
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded two grants totaling $750,720 to support two nonprofit groups that help victims of crime in the Wiregrass area.

11/17/2017 06:59 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grants to help young victims in west Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $408,654 to help nonprofit organizations in west Alabama provide support to child victims of physical and sexual abuse.

11/16/2017 10:12 AM
Governor awards $175,000 to support work of Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] A nonprofit organization will continue supporting domestic violence victims statewide with help from $175,000 awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey.

11/16/2017 09:13 AM
Governor awards more than $4.4 million to help crime victims in north Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded 12 grants totaling more than $4.4 million to help victims of child abuse, domestic violence, sexual assault and the families of homicide victims in north Alabama.

11/16/2017 08:47 AM
Gov. Ivey awards $2.7 million to help domestic violence and sexual abuse victims in central Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $2.7 million to help nonprofit organizations in central Alabama provide support to victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse.

11/16/2017 07:58 AM
Infant mortality rate in Alabama increases in 2016
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health announces that the infant mortality rate of 9.1 infant deaths per 1,000 live births in 2016 is the highest since 2008. This represents the deaths of 537 infants who did not reach 1 year of age. There were 59,090 live births in 2016.

11/14/2017 01:15 PM
Governor awards grants to help abuse victims in west Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded four grants totaling $852,912 to serve victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse in west Alabama.

11/14/2017 12:11 PM
Employment and Training - Statewide RFP Announcement
[Human Resources, Department of] The ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES seeks qualified vendors to provide services through the Employment and Training Program-Statewide, a component of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (Alabama Resources for Enrichment, Self-Sufficiency, and Employability Training (A-RESET)). It is the intent of the Department to make multiple awards as a result of this procurement.

11/14/2017 09:15 AM
ADPH seeks Pharmacy Benefits Management proposals
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health announces a request for Pharmacy Benefits Management proposals.

11/13/2017 01:08 PM
Gov. Ivey awards grants to aid abuse victims in east Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Victims of abuse in six east Alabama counties will continue to have access to professional assistance with the help of $565,520 in grants awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey.

11/13/2017 12:51 PM
Governor awards grants to assist crime victims in southeast Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $646,513 to help nonprofit organizations in southeast Alabama continue supporting victims of crime and their families.

11/13/2017 10:12 AM
Dental Program Policy Changes and Reimbursement Rates Effective December 1, 2017
[Medicaid] Effective for dates of service on or after December 1, 2017, the Alabama Medicaid Agency (“Medicaid”) will implement various policy changes and reimbursement rates.

11/13/2017 09:18 AM
Great American Smokeout is November 16
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] On Thursday, November 16, the Great American Smokeout challenges smokers to take the first step by quitting for the day or making a plan to quit for good.

11/13/2017 07:45 AM
Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission Advisory Board Meeting
[Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission] The Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission has scheduled their next advisory board meeting for March 15, 2018.

11/13/2017 06:43 AM
Alabama Department of Public Health supports CDC’s new Be Antibiotics Aware educational effort
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Kicking off U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week November 13-19 and World Antibiotic Awareness Week, the Alabama Department of Public Health joins the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in encouraging patients, families and healthcare professionals to Be Antibiotics Aware by learning about safe antibiotic prescribing and use.

11/09/2017 02:08 PM
Governor awards $1.3 million to assist support advocates for abused children
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $1.3 million grant to help a nonprofit organization to enhance the quality of advocacy services for abused, abandoned and neglected children in Alabama. The grant to Alabama Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA, Network Inc. will provide trained, caring volunteers to advocate for a child’s best interests in court hearings.

11/09/2017 12:40 PM
Governor awards grant to help crime victims
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $208,845 grant to the Victims of Crime and Leniency Angel House in Montgomery to assist victims of violent crimes in 59 counties throughout the state.

11/09/2017 12:24 PM
Governor awards $1.8 million to help victims in 10 counties
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded four grants totaling more than $1.8 million to help victims of child abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault in 10 central Alabama counties.

11/09/2017 06:16 AM
Gov. Ivey awards $1.2 million to help crime victims in northeast Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $1.2 million to support services for crime victims in northeast Alabama.

11/08/2017 02:40 PM
Allocated Whiskeys On Sale November 13th
[Alcoholic Beverage Control Board] Alabama’s allocation of Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon and other hard-to-get whiskeys will be available at eight ABC stores on November 13, 2017.

11/08/2017 01:26 PM
GOAT HILL MUSEUM STORE HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE 2017
[Alabama Historical Commission] Holiday Open House Thursday, November 16 and Friday, November 17 8:00am – 4:30pm The Goat Hill Museum Store, Montgomery, Alabama (inside the historic Alabama State Capitol at the Union Street entrance)

11/08/2017 12:29 PM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to assist immigrant victims of domestic violence
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $418,863 grant to a nonprofit agency that provides aid specifically tailored to the needs of domestic violence victims in Alabama whose families originate from south Asia.

11/08/2017 10:19 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to provide legal help to domestic violence victims in eight counties
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $64,822 grant to provide a helping hand through the criminal justice system to low-income domestic violence victims in Autauga, Bullock, Butler, Chilton, Crenshaw, Elmore, Lowndes and Pike counties.

11/08/2017 08:40 AM
Governor awards grant to aid victims of drunken drivers
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $112,511 grant to an organization that assists Alabamians who are victims of drunken drivers. The grant will help Alabama Mothers Against Drunk Driving provide victim services including court accompaniment and assistance in filing for victims’ compensation.

11/08/2017 06:42 AM
Alabama to celebrate National Rural Health Day November 16
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health, Office of Primary Care and Rural Health (OPCRH) and the Alabama Hospital Association, are honored to join the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) and other stakeholders in recognizing the importance of rural health during National Rural Health Day on November 16.

11/08/2017 06:18 AM
Governor awards $1.7 million to aid victims in southwest Alabama
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $1.7 million to help nonprofit organizations in southwest Alabama provide support to victims of crime and their families.

11/07/2017 07:42 AM
William F. Green State Veterans Home Plans Veterans Day Program
[Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs] A Veterans Day program will begin at 9:30 a.m. Nov. 10 at the William F. Green State Veterans Home, 300 Faulkner Drive, Bay Minette. The event is free and open to the public. The Veterans Day event will be a time to recognize the men and women who have served and sacrificed for the freedoms Americans enjoy.

11/07/2017 06:49 AM
Hepatitis A investigation in Anniston complete
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH), in cooperation with Marco’s Pizza in Anniston, has completed its investigation of a food handler who was infected with hepatitis A virus.

11/06/2017 11:24 AM
House Committee Streamlines Process for Military Veterans to Update Status on Alabama Driver’s Licenses
[Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs] State Rep. Randall Shedd (R - Fairview), who serves as chairman of the House Interim Committee on Driver’s License Review, joined with members of the panel on Monday to announce new, streamlined procedures that allow former members of the military to list their veteran status on Alabama drivers’ licenses and non-driver IDs in an expedited manner.

11/06/2017 10:55 AM
ACUA Presentation to LSCU Conference, November 2, 2017
[Alabama Credit Union Administration] Recent and Proposed Regulatory Changes Impacting Credit Unions and ACUA Chart Pack

11/03/2017 12:03 PM
REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) FOR STATE, LOCAL AND NATIONAL CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS ANNOUNCEMENT
[Human Resources, Department of] THE STATE OF ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES (DHR) WILL RELEASE A REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) FOR STATE, LOCAL AND NATIONAL CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 07, 2017.

11/03/2017 06:45 AM
November is American Diabetes Month®
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] November marks the annual observance of American Diabetes Month®. Sponsored by the American Diabetes Association, this observance aims to focus our nation’s attention on the disease and the tens of millions of Americans affected by it.

11/02/2017 05:17 AM
Gov. Ivey awards $1.3 million to establish new statewide Drug Task Force
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $1.3 million to establish a new drug task force that will operate throughout the state in cooperation with local and state law enforcement agencies.

11/01/2017 10:42 AM
Alabama’s hospitals report significantly fewer healthcare-associated infections
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Alabama’s hospitals performed better than the national performance level last year in four important infection-related categories according to the latest report by the Alabama Department of Public Health.

11/01/2017 10:24 AM
Gov. Ivey announces grant program to provide healthy foods to state’s underserved areas
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Alabama is a step closer to ensuring that everyone has access to healthy foods with the rollout of a grant program designed to help retailers open grocery businesses in underserved areas of the state, Gov. Kay Ivey announced.

11/01/2017 09:45 AM
Business Owners – Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations can sometimes confuse business owners. Licenses, sales tax, property tax, etc. – business owners are responsible for many details. To make that task easier, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to come learn the “B.E.S.T.” ways to handle state taxes at ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers Seminar on Wednesday, Nov. 15, at 9:30 a.m. in Florence.

11/01/2017 07:48 AM
Business Owners – Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations can sometimes confuse business owners. Licenses, sales tax, property tax, etc. – business owners are responsible for many details. To make that task easier, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to come learn the “B.E.S.T.” ways to handle state taxes at ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers Seminar on Tuesday, Nov. 14, at 2 p.m. in Tuscaloosa.

10/31/2017 10:22 AM
New Medicare Card Project Special CMS Open Door Forum
[Medicaid] Starting April 2018, the federal government will issue new Medicare identification cards that do not use Social Security Number-based Health Insurance Claim numbers in order to provide greater security and privacy for beneficiaries.

10/31/2017 08:28 AM
Governor awards $3.8 million to aid abuse victims statewide
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] Gov. Kay Ivey awarded $3.8 million to ensure abuse victims throughout the state have access to professional assistance and care as they escape situations involving domestic violence, sexual assault or child abuse.

10/30/2017 12:05 PM
Public Comment Sought for Living at Home Waiver Amendment
[Medicaid] The Alabama Medicaid Agency is seeking public comment on its proposal to amend the Alabama Home and Community-Based Living At Home Waiver (LAH Waiver). The waiver supports Alabama citizens who have a diagnosis of Intellectual Disabilities and who would otherwise require the level of care offered in an Intermediate Care Facility for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICF/IID) institution to remain in the community.

10/30/2017 10:58 AM
NASAA and Alabama Securities Commission Spotlights Warning Signs of Guardian Financial Abuse
[Alabama Securities Commission] The North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) today announced a new publication warning of financial abuse by guardians assigned to oversee financial matters of individuals no longer able to do so for themselves.

10/30/2017 06:21 AM
Alabama Department of Public Health announces stroke system expansion in Alabama
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] Stroke is the leading cause of serious long-term disability and the fourth leading cause of death in Alabama, killing more than 2,500 Alabamians each year. To combat this condition, the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) and the Office of Emergency Medical Services are activating a Statewide Stroke System beginning October 30, 2017.

10/27/2017 11:37 AM
OLD CAHAWBA'S GOING GOTHIC: ST. LUKE'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
[Alabama Historical Commission] Going Gothic: St. Luke’s Episcopal Church at Old Cahawba Saturday, November 4 10:00 – 11:00 am Old Cahawba Archaeological Park, Orrville (near Selma)

10/26/2017 07:09 AM
Alabama Law Institute Hosts Biennial Election Conference
[Alabama Legislative Services Agency] On October 25-27, the Alabama Law Institute hosts the 2017 Election Conference. The biennial conference is held each election cycle to ensure that those public officials on the front line of the election process have an opportunity to jointly train and discuss the issues they face. The conference, held at the University of Alabama, is open to all Probate Judges, Sheriffs, Circuit Clerks, and Registrars and more than 350 registered for this year’s conference.

10/26/2017 07:05 AM
Alabama Election Handbook 18th Edition Released
[Alabama Legislative Services Agency] The Alabama Law Institute, in collaboration with the Secretary of State’s Office, is pleased to offer the latest edition of the Alabama Election Handbook, a comprehensive reference resource which explains how the electoral process in Alabama works, and what the duties of Alabama election officials are in that process.

10/26/2017 06:50 AM
Supermarket of Veterans Benefits Planned
[Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs] Alabama veterans will have the opportunity to “shop” for benefits and services at the “Supermarket of Veterans Benefits” (SVB) fair planned for Tuesday, November 14, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Florence Coliseum, 702 Veterans Drive, Florence.

10/25/2017 12:42 PM
Rabid raccoon in Montgomery prompts heightened rabies warning
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) has recently confirmed a case of rabies in a raccoon in the Lake Forest neighborhood in east Montgomery. A raccoon that was found in a resident’s back yard tested positive for the rabies virus.

10/24/2017 12:39 PM
Madison County, Alabama Woman Pleads Guilty, Sentenced for Illegal Investment Scheme
[Alabama Securities Commission] On October 20, 2017, Kimgirl Joy Bias, also known as Kimberly Joy Dixson Scott, of Huntsville, was sentenced to four years’ imprisonment for her role in an illegal investment scheme.

10/24/2017 09:10 AM
Business Owners – Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T.
[Alabama Department of Revenue] State tax obligations can sometimes confuse business owners. Licenses, sales tax, property tax, etc. – business owners are responsible for many details. To make that task easier, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to come learn the “B.E.S.T.” ways to handle state taxes at ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers Seminar on Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 10 a.m. in Auburn.

10/24/2017 08:31 AM
Gov. Ivey awards grant to expand health-care training program in Franklin County
[Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs] A $43,400 grant announced by Gov. Kay Ivey will help Franklin County high school students learn the skills needed for jobs in the health-care industry.

10/20/2017 12:57 PM
ADPH investigates gastrointestinal illnesses
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] The Colbert and Lauderdale County Health Departments, in conjunction with the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH), continue to investigate gastrointestinal illnesses in persons who ate at a catered event hosted by North American Lighting Co. in Muscle Shoals, Ala., on Sunday, October 15.

10/20/2017 10:36 AM
FORT TOULOUSE 300TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
[Alabama Historical Commission] Visit Fort Toulouse Saturday, November 4 during the annual Alabama Frontier Days and help celebrate the 300th anniversary.

10/19/2017 11:18 AM
ADPH works on screening and follow-up of TB case at Troy University
[Public Health, Alabama Department of] On October 18, Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) officials notified Troy University of plans to investigate a case of pulmonary tuberculosis identified in a Troy University student enrolled on the main Troy campus.

10/19/2017 09:00 AM
Additional State Banking Holiday for 2017
[Alabama State Banking Department] Additional State Banking Holiday for 2017