Alabama ABC Board Launches New Quarterly Sweepstakes

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) – The ABC Board of Alabama has announced more ways for customers to snag hard-to-find brands. According to the ABC Board, a new limited release quarterly sweepstakes program will be held in March, June and September. The first quarterly sweepstakes will be held March 25 at 10:00 am with approximately 50 spots … Read more

Top 5 candidates for the job of football offensive coordinator in Alabama

One of the most impressive things about Nick Saban’s tenure as head coach of the Alabama Crimson Tide is that despite the constant rotation of coordinators, he’s continued to win. To wrap up the 2022 season, the Crimson Tide must replace both offensive and defensive coordinators after losing Bill O’Brien to the New England Patriots … Read more

Nearly 400,000 Alabama homes are losing the benefits of pandemic-era food stamps in March

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) — Nearly 400,000 homes in Alabama will slash their food stamps by up to $170 starting next month. That’s because emergency grants for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, set up during the pandemic are expiring in March. They were intended to give lower-income families a financial boost. That extra $95 … Read more

Cooperative Receives Federal Loans for Rural Electricity in Alabama and Mississippi

The Department of Agriculture announced this week that 64 projects proposed by energy cooperatives and utilities across the country to improve rural energy systems have been approved for federal loans. The loans come from the Office of Rural Development’s Loan and Loan Guarantee Program of the Ministry of Electrical Grid Infrastructure, which aims to fund … Read more

NACC Begins Decade-Year Approval Process | Around Alabama

Northeast Alabama Community College has been approved by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to conduct a differentiated review for its upcoming 2025 ten-year endorsement. SACSCOC is the accrediting body for degree-granting colleges in the southern states. It serves as a common denominator of shared values ​​and practices primarily between … Read more

National Signing Day: Alabama seems content, gamers in mind

It is quiet. Too quiet. Or is it? Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide finished comfortably ahead of Georgia and Texas to earn the nation’s top recruit league in 2023. Having won nine five-star, 18 four-star and one three-star hotels in the early signing phase, Crimson Tide doesn’t feel like it has much work … Read more

Nimari Burnett has a breakout game after returning from injury

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The Alabama basketball just added another weapon to their already loaded arsenal. During Tuesday night’s 101-44 win over Vanderbilt at the Coleman Coliseum, fourth-seeded Crimson Tide enjoyed a stellar performance from guard Nimari Burnett, who was the team’s second-leading scorer with 16 points behind freshman phenom Brandon Miller. Burnett’s exceptional play came … Read more

No. 4 Alabama smashes Vanderbilt to close out season sweep

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Well, that was certainly an answer. Just three days after losing by 24 points to Oklahoma in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge, No. 4 Alabama silenced all naysayers within 40 minutes in his 101-44 mauling against the Vanderbilt Commodores. The 57-point win was the biggest win for Alabama in SEC history — and … Read more

Alabama red: Vets issue new deadly disease warning

Dog owners have been urged to remain “vigilant” after new cases of a life-threatening canine disease were reported across the UK. Anderson Moores Veterinary Specialist Hospital has issued a warning to owners after two new cases of Alabama blight were reported this year. It comes after a Berkshire couple was left heartbroken when their dog … Read more

The Attorney General is trying to prevent the release of prison inmates in Alabama

ALABAMA (WHNT) — 412 inmates are expected to be released from correctional facilities across the state on Tuesday, Jan. 31, court documents obtained by News 19 show. On Monday, January 30, Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall filed a lawsuit to prevent the early release. The lawsuit said the delay in the early release was only … Read more