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Selma Implementing Curfew Amid COVID-19Selma Implementing Curfew Amid COVID-19

Selma Implementing Curfew Amid COVID-19

The City of Selma is implementing a curfew starting Sunday, March 28th. Due to the  COVID-19 pandemic and the increased…

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Slightly Cooler With A Little Rain SundaySlightly Cooler With A Little Rain Sunday

Slightly Cooler With A Little Rain Sunday

It was another day of record warmth across central and south Alabama. Montgomery hit 89° this afternoon, breaking the old…

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Five People Die From Coronavirus at a Hospital in Lee CountyFive People Die From Coronavirus at a Hospital in Lee County

Five People Die From Coronavirus at a Hospital in Lee County

The East Alabama Medical Center has confirmed five patients who tested positive from the Coronavirus have died since Friday morning.…

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Coronavirus Affecting Local TourismCoronavirus Affecting Local Tourism

Coronavirus Affecting Local Tourism

A state health order has closed all non-essential businesses in Alabama- effective now. The closures were set to begin at…

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Baldwin County Mourns First Death of its Own Due to COVID-19Baldwin County Mourns First Death of its Own Due to COVID-19

Baldwin County Mourns First Death of its Own Due to COVID-19

Baldwin County EMA officials announced via Facebook that the county’s first resident has died due to COVID-19. The post reads:…

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Publix Offering Rent Relief for Businesses in Publix-Owned Shopping CentersPublix Offering Rent Relief for Businesses in Publix-Owned Shopping Centers

Publix Offering Rent Relief for Businesses in Publix-Owned Shopping Centers

Publix announced Saturday that it’s offering rent relief to businesses operating in nearly 300 Publix-owned shopping centers. This, including 23…

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Alabama’s Covid-19 Cases Nearing 700Alabama’s Covid-19 Cases Nearing 700

Alabama’s Covid-19 Cases Nearing 700

As of 3:40 p.m. Saturday, the Alabama Department of Public Health is reporting 696 confirmed Coronavirus cases. 4,755 people have…

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Macon County Opens Covid-19 Testing SiteMacon County Opens Covid-19 Testing Site

Macon County Opens Covid-19 Testing Site

Alabama News Network has confirmed via the Macon County EMA Director: After days of lobbying and requesting that Macon County…

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Civil Rights Leader Rev. Joseph Lowery, Alabama Native, Dies at 98Civil Rights Leader Rev. Joseph Lowery, Alabama Native, Dies at 98

Civil Rights Leader Rev. Joseph Lowery, Alabama Native, Dies at 98

Nationally-known civil rights leader Rev. Joseph E. Lowery has died at the age of 98 at his home in Atlanta.…

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President Trump Signs $2.2 Trillion Stimulus BillPresident Trump Signs $2.2 Trillion Stimulus Bill

President Trump Signs $2.2 Trillion Stimulus Bill

President Trump has signed an unprecedented $2.2 trillion economic rescue package into law, after swift and near-unanimous action by Congress…

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Public Schools Prepare for “Alternate Methods” of EducationPublic Schools Prepare for “Alternate Methods” of Education

Public Schools Prepare for “Alternate Methods” of Education

Alabama K-12 students will finish out the school year, but they will not do so in the classroom. Public schools…

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One More Day Of Record Warmth AheadOne More Day Of Record Warmth Ahead

One More Day Of Record Warmth Ahead

Although the calendar says March 27th, it felt more like June 27th, or at least May 27th. Temperatures surged into…

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Alabama Community College System Extending Online Instruction, Postpones All Spring GraduationsAlabama Community College System Extending Online Instruction, Postpones All Spring Graduations

Alabama Community College System Extending Online Instruction, Postpones All Spring Graduations

The Alabama Community College System (ACCS) announced today that online instruction will continue at all of its campuses through the…

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Mayor Steven Reed Announces Curfew for MontgomeryMayor Steven Reed Announces Curfew for Montgomery

Mayor Steven Reed Announces Curfew for Montgomery

Mayor Steven Reed announces a curfew for the City of Montgomery. The curfew will be from 10 pm-5am. The curfew…

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Hyundai Extending Production Suspension Until April 10Hyundai Extending Production Suspension Until April 10

Hyundai Extending Production Suspension Until April 10

Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama (HMMA) will extend its suspension of production of automobiles in Montgomery until April 10. The plant…

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