Sunday, May 14, 2017
(MONTGOMERY)--Attorney General Luther Strange today announced a settlement with Colorado-based The Western Union Company to bring approximately $7,865,024 in refunds for Alabama consumers.  The settlement resolves a multistate investigation which focused on complaints of consumers who used Western Union’s wire...
Kendra Caldwell (pilot) and Crystal Rogers (stoker) show off the tandem bicycle for sale at The Willow Tree in Henagar, Al. The Willow Tree is owned and operated by Cory & Kendra Caldwell. They deal in everything old and...
About 300 people will lose jobs in March due to the partial closing of the Beaulieu America plant in Bridgeport. The management says it will assist those interested in transferring to other locations. The flooring manufacturer says the closure is...
A fire broke out and burned for hours at the Old DeSoto Plant on Monday. The fire started around 10:30 a.m. at Southern Valley Wholesale Fibers on Sand Valley Road when someone who was welding caught some carpet on fire,...
MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley on Friday announced the appointments for the Alabama Advisory Council on Gaming. This council was created as a result of Executive Order Number 24. The Council will assess the current state and local laws...
MONTGOMERY – Alabama Governor Robert Bentley announced today that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted September unemployment rate is 5.4%, unchanged from August’s rate, and significantly lower than September 2015’s rate of 6.1%.  September’s rate represents 117,125 unemployed persons, compared to...
JSU student Chris Brown can officially call himself a businessman. This isn’t a lemonade stand on the town square or an Etsy store online. The finance major recently opened Gray Bull Leather Co., a leather goods store, out of...
Chattanooga, TN. (Sept. 26, 2016) — Environmental Solutions Group (ESG) has announced the acquisition of Alliance Wireless Technologies, Inc. (AWTI) of Houston, TX. Details of the acquisition have not been disclosed. AWTI, with its industry leading brand 3rd Eye...
MONTGOMERY (Governor’s Office) — Governor Robert Bentley on Wednesday kicked off the inaugural meeting of the Alabama Consumer Protection Task Force. The Governor created the Task Force through Executive Order 21 on June 14, 2016. “I want Alabamians to be...
MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley and Alabama Secretary of Labor Fitzgerald Washington on Tuesday announced that Alabama was one of only three states nationally to experience a decline in its unemployment rate in August. Following the release of all...