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Alabama sets training on reporting child abuse

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Alabama officials are kicking off a statewide effort to ensure that all people who are supposed to report child abuse and neglect are receiving the necessary training. 59 more words


Sen. Vivian Davis Figures pens open letter to Gov. Bentley

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WALA) – After Gov. Bentley’s remarks following the murder of 8-year-old Hiawayi Robinson, State Senator Vivian Davis Figures sent an open letter to the Alabama Governor. 139 more words


Bentley, Griffith to address employees' group

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Republican Gov. Robert Bentley and Democratic challenger Parker Griffith won’t be speaking to the same audience at the same time, but they will be speaking on consecutive days. 60 more words


Losing the lottery

The year was 1999; Governor Don Siegleman (D) had just been elected on the platform of bringing the lottery to Alabama. A year-long campaign ensued with Gov. 452 more words


NJ Gov. Chris Christie Set To Visit Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — New Jersey’s Chris Christie is visiting Birmingham to support a fellow Republican governor, Alabama’s Robert Bentley.

Christie is scheduled to stop in Birmingham on Wednesday for a public event with Bentley and two private appearances. 105 more words


Dianne Bentley speaks out against domestic violence

HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) — Thousands of Alabama women experience some form of domestic violence each year. Alabama First Lady Dianne Bentley is taking a stand against these crimes. 130 more words