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Inmates at Holman Prison Participate in Work Stoppage

The Alabama Department of Corrections is reporting an inmate work stoppage at the William C. Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore. Early Friday, prison officials reported that group of approximately 10 inmates did not report to the facility’s kitchen for preparing the morning meal.   Later Friday, approximately 35 inmates assigned to the facility’s tag plant that produces the state’s license plates…

Wetumpka Selected as a 2016 Designated Main Street Community

Months of work by Wetumpka Downtown, a non-profit corporation forming to help revitalize Wetumpka’s historic downtown area, paid off today when the city was one of four communities in the state chosen by the Main Street Alabama selection committee to be a Designated Main Street community. “This is one of the best things to happen to Wetumpka, and not just…

Alabama Inmates Go on Strike

Alabama Department of Corrections officials report that some inmates at the William C. Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore, and the Elmore Correctional Facility are refusing to work in their assigned jobs at both facilities. Inmates at the correctional facilities failed to report to work on Sunday by refusing to help corrections staff in preparing the morning meal. On Monday, inmates continued…