Category: Partner News Stories

U.S. Steel Starts Up Advanced Electric Arc Furnace Facility in Alabama

U.S. Steel Starts Up Advanced Electric Arc Furnace Facility in Alabama

| October 29, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

U.S. Steel Corp. announced the successful start-up of a new technologically advanced electric arc furnace (EAF) steelmaking facility at its operations in Fairfield, marking a strategic milestone for the company.

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Alabama Power’s Sherri Radney Is an Unsung Hero With a Heart for Helping Others

Alabama Power’s Sherri Radney Is an Unsung Hero With a Heart for Helping Others

| October 29, 2020 @ 10:00 am

Alabama Power Resource Planning Project Manager Sherri Radney’s father knew she would go into a field like engineering because, as a kid, she would always take things apart and put them back together around the house.

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Anthony Fauci, Kathleen Neuzil Address UAB’s Virtual COVID-19 Research Symposium

Anthony Fauci, Kathleen Neuzil Address UAB’s Virtual COVID-19 Research Symposium

| October 29, 2020 @ 4:00 am

Dr. Anthony Fauci, one of the lead members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force focusing on the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, and Dr. Kathleen Neuzil, one of the world’s most influential research scientists and advocates in vaccine development and policy, delivered keynote addresses to more than 2,000 trainees, faculty, staff and invited guests today as part of the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s virtual COVID-19 Research Symposium.

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COVID-19 Rate Among Dentists Less Than 1%, UAB Co-Written Report Finds

COVID-19 Rate Among Dentists Less Than 1%, UAB Co-Written Report Finds

| October 27, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Data published in the Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA) shows that less than 1% of dentists in the United States were found to have COVID-19.

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$17.8 Million Grant Offers Hope of New Future for Alabama Workers Displaced by COVID-19

$17.8 Million Grant Offers Hope of New Future for Alabama Workers Displaced by COVID-19

| October 27, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

The damage from the COVID-19 pandemic on Alabama’s economy has been staggering. Businesses across the state have closed for months at a time, sales have plummeted and, in the worst cases, companies have shuttered their doors permanently.

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DAVID Workforce Development Tool to Help Alabama Workers Achieve Self-Sufficiency

DAVID Workforce Development Tool to Help Alabama Workers Achieve Self-Sufficiency

| October 27, 2020 @ 10:00 am

More Alabamians will have the ability to get connected to rewarding careers through a first-in-the-nation partnership between the state of Alabama and the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.

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Alabama’s Fannie Flagg Returns to Whistle Stop in New Novel

Alabama’s Fannie Flagg Returns to Whistle Stop in New Novel

| October 26, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

In 1987, Fannie Flagg first introduced us to Idgie, Evelyn, Ninny and the other inhabitants of the fictional and oh-so-Southern Whistle Stop, Alabama.

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Recipe: Easy Caramel Pumpkin Crumb Cake

Recipe: Easy Caramel Pumpkin Crumb Cake

| October 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

I just love a crumb cake. There’s something about that layer of buttery, sweet and a touch salty streusel that just sets my mouth to watering.

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North-South All-Star Football Game Moving to Mobile’s New University of South Alabama Stadium

North-South All-Star Football Game Moving to Mobile’s New University of South Alabama Stadium

| October 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am

The 62nd annual North-South All-Star Football Classic will be played at the University of South Alabama’s Hancock Whitney Stadium Dec. 18 in Mobile, said Jamie Lee, director of the Alabama High School Athletic Directors & Coaches Association (AHSADCA).

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Alabama Joins Coastal States to Embrace the Gulf

Alabama Joins Coastal States to Embrace the Gulf

| October 25, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Like many who live in coastal Alabama, Phillip Hinesley has a personal connection to the Gulf of Mexico. Yes, like many, he loves to fish, but his connection goes beyond the excitement of reeling in a catch from Alabama’s Gulf waters.

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UA’s CrossingPoints Receives $4M in Grants to Enhance Education Efforts

UA’s CrossingPoints Receives $4M in Grants to Enhance Education Efforts

| October 25, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

The University of Alabama’s CrossingPoints Transition Program has received two federal grants totaling more than $4 million to enhance education efforts for young adults who have intellectual disabilities and to assist special education teachers and rehab counselors.

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Alabama City Transforms Alley Into Vibrant Outdoor Space

Alabama City Transforms Alley Into Vibrant Outdoor Space

| October 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

In downtown Wetumpka, there’s an alleyway that links Company Street and Hill Street. Until recently, the alley was an unlit and uninspired walkthrough with four spots for people to park their cars while running routine errands.

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