Charitable Donations Help Some Save on Taxes

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Its a busy time of year for some area charities as taxpayers who are looking to save money on their taxes rush to make donations. Tax professionals say giving to charity is a good way for tax payers to save on their taxes. Officials at the Selma Area Food Bank say donations are looking up….

Red Cross Teaming Up with State Farm to bring Veterans “Totes of Hope”

Red Cross is teaming up with State Farm to provide “Totes of Hope” bags to veterans across the country. There’s not one way to say thank you. Sometimes a “thank you” can come from a hand-written note or a hug. Sometimes the best way to tell someone thank you is just showing them how much you care. The Red Cross…

Yokohama helping Elba flood victims, Japan quake survivors

PRATTVILLE, Ala. ( –Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC), in coordination with the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail (RTJ) and the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) are collecting funds to help families in flood-ravaged Elba, Alabama as well as earthquake victims in Kumamoto, Japan. Yokohama is donating $5,000 to the flood recovery in Elba and has already sent emergency funds to Kumamoto….