Archive for February 11th, 2021

Alabama Newscenter — Partnership to Inject $130 Million Into Deep South Small Businesses Hurt by Pandemic

Alabama Newscenter — Partnership to Inject $130 Million Into Deep South Small Businesses Hurt by Pandemic

| February 11, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

Hope Enterprise Corp., with a $130 million commitment from Goldman Sachs, has partnered with seven cities and nine historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) across the South to launch the Deep South Economic Mobility Collaborative (DSEMC).

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Cold Air Creeping Into Alabama; Rain Ends Tonight

Cold Air Creeping Into Alabama; Rain Ends Tonight

| February 11, 2021 @ 3:04 pm

COLD FRONT OVER NORTH ALABAMA: We have quite the thermal contrast over Alabama this afternoon thanks to an Arctic front just northwest of Birmingham. Cullman reported 39 degrees at 2p CT, while on the south side of the front Birmingham was at 63. The front will continue to creep southward tonight, and the rain across the state will end from west to east over the next few hours.

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Alabama Newscenter — Alabama’s Innovation Portal Invests in Two Mobile-Based Startups

Alabama Newscenter — Alabama’s Innovation Portal Invests in Two Mobile-Based Startups

| February 11, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

Mobile’s Innovation Portal has announced the first investments from its Portal Fund for early stage startups.

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Scattered to Numerous Showers Across the Area at Midday

Scattered to Numerous Showers Across the Area at Midday

| February 11, 2021 @ 12:47 pm

Scattered to numerous showers continue to move across Central Alabama at this time, making the midday dreary and miserable… especially if you have to be outdoors or on the roadways.

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Alabama Newscenter — Alabama Actor Bradley Constant Plays Young Dwayne Johnson on NBC’s ‘Young Rock’

Alabama Newscenter — Alabama Actor Bradley Constant Plays Young Dwayne Johnson on NBC’s ‘Young Rock’

| February 11, 2021 @ 10:00 am

Though he started out as an athlete in Tuscaloosa, Bradley Constant came up with another dream when a shoulder injury sidelined him in middle school.

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WeatherBrains 786:  A Body In The Deep Freeze

WeatherBrains 786: A Body In The Deep Freeze

| February 11, 2021 @ 9:00 am

This week’s show: Stephen Broomell, Rebecca Morss & Julie Demuth, co-authors of the paper “Do We Know Our Own Tornado Season? A Psychological Investigation of Perceived Tornado Likelihood in the Southeast United States discuss their research!

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Storms Weakening as they Push East of Birmingham

Storms Weakening as they Push East of Birmingham

| February 11, 2021 @ 7:23 am

The storms that have brought very heavy rain, intense lightning, and gusty winds to the Birmingham Metro area have pushed east of the city at this hour and have weakened a bit as they encounter slightly cooler and more stable air.

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Strong Storms Moving into the Birmingham Metro

Strong Storms Moving into the Birmingham Metro

| February 11, 2021 @ 6:22 am

Strong storms are approaching the Birmingham Metro from the west now and will bring heavy rain, lightning, gusty winds, and some pea sized hail to the area as they move through over the next hour.

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