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State Rep. Underwood proposes bill to bar sex offenders from being first responders

State Rep. Kerry Underwood (R-Tuscumbia) has filed legislation to prohibit sex offenders from being employed or volunteering as first responders.

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Ivey shoves all-in on gambling bills: ‘I won’t sign just any bill’

Gov. Kay Ivey expressed support for comprehensive gambling legislation passed by the House two weeks ago and said she “wouldn’t sign just any bill” into law on Tuesday.

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Majority of workers at Vance’s Mercedes-Benz plant sign up to join UAW

A majority of workers at Mercedes-Benz’s largest plant in the United States in Vance have signed union cards in support of joining the UAW, the union announced on Tuesday.

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‘Pink Floyd’ tribute in Mobile March 2, Oxford March 3: ‘Floyd Nation’

On Saturday, Pink Floyd tribute band "Floyd Nation" performs the Saenger Theater in downtown Mobile. They perform again on Sunday at the Oxford Performing Arts Center.

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Four-year-old boy killed by bulldog in Hartselle

A four-year-old boy has died after being attacked by a Pitbull Monday.  The dog has been put down.

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Tuberville on MSNBC's Joy Reid's attack comparing having more kids to slavery: 'Off that wall,' 'uneducated'

In a bizarre rant posted to TikTok, MSNBC’s Joy Ried attacked U.S. Sen. Tommy Tuberville’s (R-Auburn) views on the issue, comparing his “we need more kids” comment slavery and illegal immigration.

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Court records show Montgomery County Circuit Judge's son allegedly stabbed, shot father in the face

The son of Montgomery County Circuit Judge Johnny Hardwick stabbed the judge in the face and neck before shooting him in the face, court records state.

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Bill requiring one-time state audit of AHSAA advances in Senate

Legislation subjecting the Alabama High School Athletic Association to a one-time state audit passed the Senate Education Policy Committee on Wednesday.

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‘For the Birds’ fundraiser March 2 at Birmingham’s Regions Field: Alabama Wildlife Center

"For the Birds" is a “spectacular event dedicated to supporting our rehabilitation clinic and education programs.” 

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Morgan County DA Scott Anderson taking a new approach to truancy, bad conduct in schools

Morgan County District Attorney Scott Anderson has implemented a program called the Helping Families Initiative to curb the truancy and bad behavior that is ongoing in his county and city schools in Morgan County.

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Explosive device detonated outside of Attorney General’s office in Montgomery

An explosive device was detonated outside of the Alabama Attorney General’s Office in Montgomery over the weekend.

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Montgomery County Circuit Judge Johnny Hardwick's son charged in shooting

The son of Montgomery County Circuit Judge Johnny Hardwick has been charged with first-degree domestic assault and possession of a handgun by a restricted person in the shooting that led to his father’s hospitalization.

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State Industrial Development Authority approves $30 million for 29 sites

The State Industrial Development Authority approved over $30 million in grants under the new Site Evaluation and Economic Development Strategy Act to increase the development of industry-ready sites across Alabama on Monday.

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Eight choices for president on Alabama’s GOP ballot March 5

Voters in Alabama will see eight choices for President – seven candidate names plus “Uncommitted” on the March 5 Republican ballot.

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AL(dot)com's JD Crowe KKK obsession continues in cartoon hit against Barfoot's 'divisive concepts' bill

It must be a day that ends in “y” because AL(dot)com’s J.D. Crowe has drawn a new, albeit not-so-fresh political cartoon depicting yet another Republican in Ku Klux Klan robes.

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LISTEN: APR's Bill Britt tells 1819 News to 'take your phony ass news and shove it up your backside' after state lawmaker demands apology, retraction from Britt

On Monday, Alabama Political Reporter's (APR) Bill Britt published a piece claiming to "Fact Check" State Rep. Matt Simpson's (R-Daphne) "Claims on Alabama Ethics Law."

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Texas Bishop fired by Pope on IVF ruling: 'The decision by the Alabama court was correct'

Strickland called the Alabama high court's decision "correct" but also criticized the practice of IVF.

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Federal judge allows State Senate redistricting lawsuit to continue

United States District Judge Anna Manasco recently denied a motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by progressive groups against the state of Alabama’s State Senate redistricting map.

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Robin Litaker presumptive AL-7 GOP nomination after opponent withdraws

Robin Litaker, a retired schoolteacher and former State Teacher of the Year, will be the Republican nominee for Alabama's seventh congressional district.

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Alabama Ethics Commission changes scheduled for vote this week

Legislation changing how the Alabama Ethics Commission operates is scheduled to receive a public hearing on Wednesday and be voted on by members of the House Ethics and Campaign Finance Committee on Thursday.

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Deadlines in absentee voting process start this week

There are different deadline for the steps in voting absentee. This guide explains the process.

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UAH will host summer camps for primary, secondary school students in 2024

The University of Alabama in Huntsville will host academic and athletic camps for students ranging in age from pre-kindergarten through high school during the summer of 2024.

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Squatted truck bill passes House of Representatives

A bill regulating the height for squatted trucks to operate on the road passed the Alabama House of Representatives on Thursday.

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CashBack: June & Johnny Cash tributes at Foley and Talladega

CashBack, a tribute to Johnny and June Cash, play in Talladega's Ritz Theater on March 8.

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Retired DHS agent, Baldwin County resident agent Angelo Fermo recounts career fighting cartels, human trafficking

As a retired Homeland Security agent, Baldwin County resident Angelo Fermo has seen a lot during his over 20-year-long career in law enforcement.

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Democrat, Republican candidate forums for AL-2 to air tonight in Mobile, Montgomery

Democrat and Republican candidate forums for the second congressional district will air on Sunday night.

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Alabama’s author capital, Monroeville, holds literary fest March 1-2

On March 1 and 2, “The Courthouse Museum” will be one of the venues for the annual Monroeville Literary Festival. 

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