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MPD Officer Injured in Off-Duty Assault

A Montgomery police officer has been injured while helping with a dispute at an apartment complex. The incident appears to have taken place at the Stratford Village apartments, off Woodmere Boulevard. Police say the officer, who was off-duty, was called…

Changes at the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce

The Board of Directors of the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce has announced that President Randy George will retire on April 1.  Chamber Executive Vice President Anna Buckalew has been elected President and CEO, effective April 2. "The Chamber has…

Proud Boys Founder Sues SPLC Over Hate Group Label

The founder of a far-right men's group called the Proud Boys is suing the Southern Poverty Law Center for labeling the organization a hate group. Gavin McInnes filed the defamation lawsuit Monday in federal court in Alabama. The lawsuit contends…

One of Two Women Shot in Montgomery Has Died

As we reported last night, the shooting happened in the 1200 Block of Marlow Drive, South of the EastSouth Boulevard. Police identify the woman who died as 42 year old Orangeal White. They say the women who was less seriously…

Two Women Shot in Montgomery

  The shooting happened in the 1200 Block of Marlow Drive in the Arlington Neighborhood. Police say two adult women were shot, one with life threatening wounds, the other with serious but not life-threatening wounds. Both women were taken to…

What is Shape Note Singing?

Today people gathered at the State Department of History and Archives to participate in a unique way of singing. Shape note singing was originally  developed to help people learn how to read music. The…

New Alabama Hardship Driver's License Law Now in Effect

There is hope for thousands of Alabamians who have had their drivers licenses suspended because they're unable to pay a fine. They could get behind the wheel again thanks to Alabama's new hardship drivers license law. "They will be able…

Hidden Treasures in the City of Prattville

For many people Prattville is known as the small town just a few miles north of Montgomery. Look past its shopping malls just off I-65, and this growing town is filled with southern charm.…

Calling All Montgomery Area Security Camera Owners

The city of Montgomery has established a security camera command center, part of what they call the "River Region Star Watch" program. In it, officers can monitor various government cameras---including traffic cams, and some privately owned cameras if the owners…

State Gets an "F" for Almost All Tobacco Laws

Alabama gets a "D" in the category of being a "state (that) has increased the age at which stores can sell tobacco products to people to age 21. Increasing the minimum age of sale to 21 will decrease smoking by…

Recycling in Montgomery (Take 2)

Officials with RePower South and the city of Montgomery have cut the ribbon, reopening the shut down recycling plant and reinstating a single stream operation. A City…

Alabama Legislative Budget Hearings

The yearly process of Alabama Agency heads going before the joint House/Senate legislative budget committees is underway in Montgomery.   The biggest public safety agencies went before the joint committee today, both asking for increases. Corrections Commission Jeff Dunn pointed…

8th Annual Veterans Prayer Breakfast

Hundreds of Veterans gathered in Montgomery this morning for a prayer breakfast. Covenant International Ministries provided breakfast for the veterans. The host speaker was Bishop Yvonne Jones. Organizer Felicia Jackson says this was a vision of Bishop Jones years ago.…

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