Rise to the moment of truth Tuesday, May 17, 2022

News

Mike Shaw edited
Alabama Republican Party Steering Committee selects Mike Shaw to be HD47 nominee; McFeeters claims he was the conservative candidate

Hoover City Councilman Mike Shaw will be the Republican nominee on the Nov. 8 general election ballot the Alabama Republican Party announced on Monday in a press release.

Meat Section
Inflation rising faster than Alabama wages, forcing tough decisions for many families, communities

Eric Martin’s grocery cart looks different than just one year ago.

Britt Katie U S Senate Candidate Photo by Erica Thomas
Hugh Culverhouse gives $200,000 to PAC supporting Britt

A Florida landowner, who in 2019 encouraged students at the University of Alabama (UA) to boycott the school and state over the passage of an anti-abortion law, donated $200,000 to a super PAC that supports candidate for U.S. Senate Katie Britt. 

Musgrave
Pro-life group SBA List's Musgrave says Ivey support of 2019 abortion ban earned her endorsement

Last month, Susan B. Anthony List’s Candidate Fund PAC announced its endorsement of Gov. Kay Ivey in her re-election bid.

Governor Kay Ivey
Transgender medication law in Alabama blocked by judge

A federal judge on Friday blocked part of an Alabama law that made it a felony to prescribe gender-affirming puberty blockers and hormones to transgender minors.

Britt
Britt calls on Congress to finish border wall, address baby formula crisis before giving Ukraine $40 billion

During an interview with Sirius-XM Radio's The Patriot, Britt told Breitbart News host Matt Boyle that the U.S.-Mexico border wall and the shortage of baby formula should take precedent over Ukraine aid.

Kendall
Air Force Secretary Kendall vows 'final decision as quickly as we can' on Huntsville Space Command HQ

According to Kendall, the Air Force would move on its final decision "as quickly as we can" and estimated a time of within "several months."

Associated Press photo
Stricker goes wire-to-wire for 2nd Regions Tradition win

Steve Stricker couldn't have predicted seven months ago that he'd be back on the 18th green celebrating another Regions Tradition victory.

USFL field logo
USFL Stallions remain unbeaten after victory over Stars
GPAC Inside from Gogue Performing Arts Center
Vince Gill, Clint Black, Jay Leno and more coming to Gogue Performing Arts Center at Auburn University

The Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center (GPAC) at Auburn University ended its second season Friday and announced its list of performances for its 2022-2023 season.

Baby Formula
Alabama Department of Public Health addresses baby formula shortage

The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is addressing the recent nationwide shortages in baby formula.

Brooks Britt Durant
Mo Brooks calls Britt attacks on Mike Durant birthplace, Colorado home 'playing to prejudices'

Recent polling shows a slight shift in momentum for U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Huntsville) in the race for the Republican nomination in Alabama's U.S. Senate race.

Durant Mike AL Senate Candidate Richard Shotwell Invision AP
Mike Durant doubles down, says more legal immigration is 'America First'

In an interview with Mobile radio FM Talk 106.5's "The Jeff Poor Show" on Friday, Durant stuck by that claim and said such an immigration policy was "America First."

Gavel. Court. Justice. PHOTO: Harrison Sweazea
AG Marshall announces arrest of Tuscaloosa man on 20-year-old sexual assault charges

Attorney General (AG)  Steve Marshall announced the arrest Thursday of Michael Eugene Hearing, 54, of Tuscaloosa, for multiple sex offenses that allegedly took place 20 years ago.

US District Court Middle District of Alabama AP Photo by Dave Martin
Attorneys in lawsuit challenging Alabama’s transgender medical treatment ban face questions about judge-shopping

Attorneys representing plaintiffs challenging Alabama’s ban on medical treatments for transgender minors have been ordered to appear before a panel of three federal judges to answer questions about possible judge-shopping.

Donald Trump by History in HD
Trump won’t hold an event in Alabama before mid-June

Trump presently has no endorsed candidates in any of the major races on the Alabama Republican primary ballot on May 24.

US Senate Tuberville Tommy AP Photo by Susan Walsh
Majority of Senate votes down federal abortion rights legislation

Tuberville votes against Democrats' abortion access federal legislation.

Ap oil rig
Biden cancels offshore oil lease sales in Gulf Coast, Alaska

The Biden administration is canceling three oil and gas lease sales scheduled in the Gulf of Mexico and off the coast of Alaska, removing millions of acres from possible drilling as U.S. gas prices reach record highs.

Eagle Forum Alabama Logo
Anti-gambling coalition urges Ivey not to add gambling legislation to any special session

“We call on Governor Ivey to resist pressure from big money donors and gambling operators who are currently breaking state law."

City officials network at round tables at the ALM conference 2022.
Alabama League of Municipalities holds annual convention in Tuscaloosa

The Alabama League of Municipalities (ALM) is holding its annual convention this week to educate city leaders about better serving their communities.

Barry Moore
Rep. Barry Moore addresses border crisis on House floor

U.S Rep. Barry Moore (AL-02) spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday regarding the threats he believes are facing Americans from the escalating border crisis.

Merrill
Secretary of State Merrill predicts 28-32% turnout for May 24 primary

Secretary of State John Merrill predicts turnout for this month's primary to be around levels comparable to past primaries.

Ainsworth
Ainsworth says 'preference' on abortion is to 'ban it outright, period'

A 2019 Alabama law banning abortion, which is currently on the books but under a preliminary injunction issued by a federal judge, has a high-ranking ally in Montgomery.

US House of Rep Sewell Terri Facebook
Sewell, Smucker, Hickenlooper, and Tillis form bipartisan working group to expand retirement security

The purpose of the group is to work on legislation to strengthen incentives and expand pathways to savings for workers who lack access to employer-sponsored retirement plans.

AL AG Marshall Steve AP Photo by J Scott Applewhite
AG Marshall calls on U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland to enforce federal law prohibiting efforts to intimidate the Supreme Court

Steve Marshall and fellow attorney generals call on AG Merrick Garland to enforce federal law against intimidating Supreme Court Justices.

Space Force edited
Shelby, Brooks, and Tuberville applaud report confirming Redstone Arsenal is the best place for Space Command

On Tuesday, the Department of Defense (DoD) Office of Inspector General (IG) released its report confirming that Redstone Arsenal is the best place for Space Command Headquarters (SPACECOM HQ).

Diesel pump in Clay Alabama Photo Erica Thomas
Rising diesel prices impacting virtually everyone in Alabama, including cities

The 78% increase in diesel fuel costs has crippled some industries and businesses across the nation. Facing higher costs of production and transportation eventually trickles down to the consumer. Even some Alabama cities are being hit hard.

First 1 2 3 4 5 6 Next Last