Category: Partner News Stories

Hangout Music Fest Amps Up The Alabama Economy To The Tune Of $45 Million

Hangout Music Fest Amps Up The Alabama Economy To The Tune Of $45 Million

| March 25, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Hangout Music Fest has a $45 million economic impact on Alabama’s Gulf Coast, a new report finds.

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Saban’s Fireside Chat With Students Yields Sage Wisdom

Saban’s Fireside Chat With Students Yields Sage Wisdom

| March 25, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Nick Saban had just told nearly 2,200 people how he ultimately became a football coach when Jeremiah Brown stepped to the microphone, asking Saban’s inspiration to be a coach.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Milo’s Hamburgers Founder Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: Milo’s Hamburgers Founder Was Born

| March 25, 2019 @ 5:00 am

March 25, 1910: Milo Clifton Carlton Sr., one of five boys in his family, was born on this day

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Recipe: Pineapple Juice Cake

Recipe: Pineapple Juice Cake

| March 25, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Southern Bite juices up a fan-favorite.

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Investing In Kids Pays Off For Mobile-Based Moe’s Southwest Grill Group

Investing In Kids Pays Off For Mobile-Based Moe’s Southwest Grill Group

| March 24, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Jeff LaCour emphasizes special days for children at the five locations of Moe’s Southwest Grill that he owns.

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HPV-Related Cancer Rates Affect Vaccine Uptake In Alabama, USA Health Study Says

HPV-Related Cancer Rates Affect Vaccine Uptake In Alabama, USA Health Study Says

| March 24, 2019 @ 5:00 am

HPV vaccination rates in Alabama vary by county from 33 percent to 66 percent.

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On This Day In Alabama History: William Rufus King Inaugurated As Vice President

On This Day In Alabama History: William Rufus King Inaugurated As Vice President

| March 24, 2019 @ 5:00 am

William Rufus King of Selma was born April 7, 1786. He served as a U.S. representative from North Carolina, a senator from Alabama and as minister to France during the reign of King Louis Philippe I before becoming the only U.S. vice president from Alabama.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Gov. Joseph F. Johnston Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: Gov. Joseph F. Johnston Was Born

| March 23, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Joseph F. Johnston’s two terms in office came during the turbulent times leading up to the 1901 Alabama Constitutional Convention.

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Mumford & Sons In Concert At The BJCC In Can’t Miss Alabama

Mumford & Sons In Concert At The BJCC In Can’t Miss Alabama

| March 23, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Have a great learning experience while having big fun at a weekend event.

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Auburn University Professor, Team Discover Breakthrough Process That Will Boost Ability To Predict Drought

Auburn University Professor, Team Discover Breakthrough Process That Will Boost Ability To Predict Drought

| March 23, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Better long-term prediction of drought could save billions of dollars, scientists say.

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GE Aviation To Boost 3-D Printing In Auburn With Milestone Expansion

GE Aviation To Boost 3-D Printing In Auburn With Milestone Expansion

| March 22, 2019 @ 5:00 am

GE Aviation in Auburn is the aerospace industry’s first site to mass produce a jet engine component using 3-D printing technologies. A planned expansion will create 60 jobs.

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Couple Creates Restaurant-Retail Campus On Alabama Gulf Coast

Couple Creates Restaurant-Retail Campus On Alabama Gulf Coast

| March 22, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Businesses on Canal Road in Orange Beach are named for owners’ pets.

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NIH Funding To UAB Nears $300 Million

NIH Funding To UAB Nears $300 Million

| March 22, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The amount places UAB 23rd on the list of universities receiving NIH funding.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Birmingham VA Medical Center Was Dedicated

On This Day In Alabama History: Birmingham VA Medical Center Was Dedicated

| March 22, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The Birmingham VA Medical Center is a 313-bed Veterans Administration acute tertiary care hospital at 700 19th Street South in the Birmingham Medical District in the city’s Southside area.

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Alabama Football Hosts Pro Day For Players Looking To Play At Next Level

Alabama Football Hosts Pro Day For Players Looking To Play At Next Level

| March 22, 2019 @ 5:00 am

NFL coaches and general managers watched as 19 Crimson Tide players showcased their talents.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Vulcan Was Voted For Downtown Display

On This Day In Alabama History: Vulcan Was Voted For Downtown Display

| March 21, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The Birmingham Board of Aldermen voted on this date to proceed with plans to display the Vulcan statue in Capitol Park, known today as Linn Park, anchoring the municipal center of Birmingham.

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