Category: Partner News Stories

Air Quality And How Weather Affects It

Air Quality And How Weather Affects It

| December 9, 2018 @ 9:30 am

Air quality is vital to everyday life and health. Certain gases and particles cause poor air quality (polluted air) in large quantities. This is very unhealthy and unsafe to breathe in.

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Samford Alumnus Introduces First Telemedicine Kiosk In An Alabama Pharmacy

Samford Alumnus Introduces First Telemedicine Kiosk In An Alabama Pharmacy

| December 9, 2018 @ 5:00 am

As the owner of an independent pharmacy, Cole Sandlin’s goal is to make it a health care destination.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Ground Broken For UAB’s Collat School Of Business

On This Day In Alabama History: Ground Broken For UAB’s Collat School Of Business

| December 9, 2018 @ 5:00 am

On Dec. 9, 2016, officials held ground-breaking ceremonies for the Collat School of Business at UAB.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Charles Barkley Suffered Career-Ending Injury

On This Day In Alabama History: Charles Barkley Suffered Career-Ending Injury

| December 9, 2018 @ 5:00 am

December 8, 1999: Leeds native Charles Barkley had intended to retire from the Houston Rockets at the end of the 1999 basketball season.

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How Your Christmas Tree Can Impact The Environment

How Your Christmas Tree Can Impact The Environment

| December 8, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

As we enter December, preparations for the holiday season are in full swing. For many, these preparations including finding and decorating the perfect Christmas tree.

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Dust Outbreak Impacts Southeast Australia

Dust Outbreak Impacts Southeast Australia

| December 8, 2018 @ 9:30 am

Soil moisture helps soil grains stick together. This moisture is obviously good for plant life, whose roots also help hold the soil in place.

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Recipe: Easy Cranberry Almond Scones

Recipe: Easy Cranberry Almond Scones

| December 8, 2018 @ 5:00 am

I just had to share another recipe using delicious dried cranberries. These Cranberry Almond Scones are so easy and they make the perfect holiday breakfast – or any breakfast for that matter.

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UAB Graduate Pursues UPS Career After Bout With Childhood Cancers

UAB Graduate Pursues UPS Career After Bout With Childhood Cancers

| December 8, 2018 @ 5:00 am

A two-time childhood cancer survivor, Rusty Duvall will graduate from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with his bachelor’s degree in industrial distribution Saturday, Dec. 15, and start his dream job with the United Parcel Service in January.

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Dreamland’s Ribs And White Bread On 100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama Before You Die

Dreamland’s Ribs And White Bread On 100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama Before You Die

| December 8, 2018 @ 5:00 am

When the powers-that-be at the Alabama Tourism Department decided to identify the “100 Dishes to Eat in Alabama Before You Die” they probably had a pretty good idea about some of the iconic Alabama eats that just had to be on the list.

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Digi.City Panel: Birmingham Could Be Smart Cities Leader In Inclusive Economic Growth

Digi.City Panel: Birmingham Could Be Smart Cities Leader In Inclusive Economic Growth

| December 8, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Birmingham has already figured out a key element in developing a Smart City and it could become an example for others when it comes to inclusive economic growth, a panel of experts said Thursday.

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How Could Solar Panels Revolutionize Global Energy Production And Consumption Concerns?

How Could Solar Panels Revolutionize Global Energy Production And Consumption Concerns?

| December 7, 2018 @ 2:30 pm

As various global population centers and the global economy continues to move further into the 21st century, there is little to no debate that there is a continued global concern in regard to global energy production, consumption and overall demand.

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The Rhyme And Reason Behind Aircraft Deicing

The Rhyme And Reason Behind Aircraft Deicing

| December 7, 2018 @ 9:30 am

During a typical Winter Storm, there is no question that one of the biggest stresses for world travelers are the impacts delivered to the global aviation network.

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Jefferson County Library Cooperative Celebrates Library Champions

Jefferson County Library Cooperative Celebrates Library Champions

| December 7, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Every December, the Jefferson County Public Library Association celebrates local Library Champions – people and organizations nominated for their selfless work at various branches.

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Honda Launches Passport SUV Production At Alabama Facility

Honda Launches Passport SUV Production At Alabama Facility

| December 7, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Honda Manufacturing of Alabama this week celebrated the start of production of the all-new 2019 Honda Passport SUV, which will play a key role in the company’s efforts to meet high demand in the U.S. light truck market.

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