Rise to the moment of truth Tuesday, September 27, 2022


Blount County Sheriff Mark Moon. Photo: Erica Thomas.
Blount County Sheriff Mark Moon: Fidelity to God and the U.S. Constitution

Faith. Family. Freedom. That’s how Blount County Sheriff Mark Moon lives his life. Here is his story.

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Counties claim loss in revenue from permitless 'constitutional' carry months before law takes effect

County leaders across the state are claiming they are already seeing a decrease in funding due to a bill that was passed in this year’s legislative session, that allows for Constitutional carry in the state. However, the law hasn’t gone into effect yet, so others are questioning those claims.

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State Rep. Stringer says state on track for constitutional carry implementation — 'I think we're going to be good with it'

The constitutional carry law passed by the legislature earlier this year, which ends the permit requirement for firearms in Alabama, will go into effect in the new year.

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Gun-control group works with law enforcement against Constitutional Carry

The gun-control advocacy group, Mom’s Demand Action, was among those present at the Capitol rally against permit-less carry on Tuesday....

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Constitutional Carry bill passes Senate Judiciary Committee

 A Senate Constitutional carry bill has passed the Senate Judiciary Committee.   SB2 passed the committee Wednesday morning with a...

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State and local law enforcement campaign against constitutional carry

A large assembly of various state organizations and advocacy groups assembled on the steps of the State House Tuesday to speak out...

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Gun bills in Senate committee Wednesday

The Senate Judiciary Committee will take up controversial gun bills on Wednesday. The bills would allow Alabamians to carry their handguns...

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Democratic candidate for governor draws on experience as educator

Yolanda Rochelle Flowers is running for Governor of Alabama in the Democratic party primary. On Friday, 1819 News discussed the campaign...

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Alabama Republican Party Chairman commends House GOP Caucus for supporting constitutional carry

Alabama Republican Party Chairman John Wahl commended the State House Republican Caucus for unanimously voting to add constitutional...

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Jasper detective running for State House

By Brandon Moseley Jasper Police Lt. Matt Dozier announced recently that he is running for the Alabama House of Representatives House...

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Auditor candidate Rep. Andrew Sorrell addresses Republicans in Double Springs

By Brandon Moseley State Rep. Andrew Sorrell (R-Muscle Shoals) is running for State Auditor in the 2022 election. On Monday, he took...

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McCutcheon says redistricting he “felt was very fair”

By Brandon Moseley Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon stands by four redistricting plans that were passed by the Alabama Legislature...