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As one of the earliest areas of science practiced by ancient humans, mathematics has always found numerous practical applications. Auburn University at Montgomery math professor Yi Wang applies mathematical solutions to some common problems of commerce.

The American Disabilities Act (ADA) has created a law to protect people with disabilities who required a service dog for assistance, but now it seems that they are holding all businesses, landlords, schools, programs, airlines, etc. as hostage.

    During this Women’s History Month of March, a Montgomery area native and sailor and 2013 Prattville High School graduate is serving aboard USS Hopper, named for Rear Adm. Grace Hopper.

"We live in an extremely beautiful state," says Chris Blankenship, Commissioner of the Alabama Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources. "But there's nothing that I'm more passionate about than when I get to talk about the artificial reef zones and the artificial reef work that we have in…

The Sixth Annual Alabama VEX Robotics State Championship was held March 1st and 2nd on the campus of Auburn High School in Auburn, Alabama. Sixty VEX Robotics teams, who had qualified from numerous qualifying tournaments held during the school year, assembled to see which 8 robots would qual…

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If you did not know better, Senator Richard Shelby could have been mistaken for royalty at the Montgomery Chamber of Commerce’s Eggs and Issues Business Breakfast on Monday. After a glowing introduction from the new CEO of the Business Council of Alabama Katie Britt, even Shelby looked somew…

Faulkner University announced Nikki R. Haley, the former United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations, as the speaker for this year’s Faulkner Annual Benefit Dinner during a press conference held on Tuesday. President Mike Williams revealed the news on Montgomery’s campus.

There is a dangerous infestation growing in the halls of the State House, just behind the wallpaper.

Twenty-five states now have positive cases of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD), with Tennessee recently becoming the 25th. Surely, most hunters know the regulations against importing live deer into Alabama, or deer carcasses. Just as surely, some hunters probably continued to do it this past se…

   Anna Dees has joined the local realty firm Davis & Copeland. A native of Memphis, Tennessee, Anna moved to Montgomery after graduating from the University of Alabama. She is married to Stephen Dees, a Montgomery native, and local attorney.  In addition to keeping up with their two sma…

State Representative David Wheeler (R-Vestavia Hills) has pre-filed a bill to enact term limits for members of the State House of Representatives and State Senate.

If you've ever wanted to have a say-so in the operation of our Wildgame and Freshwater Fisheries Division, as far as our hunting seasons and bag limits go, or if you just have suggestions, comments, or questions for the Alabama Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources, now's your chance. …

On Saturday, Montgomery Catholic hosted the 2019 River Region II Vex Robotics Competition (VRC) Qualifying Tournament. Brewbaker Tech was the co-host of the event and provided 2 of the 3 playing fields needed for the tournament as well as some administrative and logistical help.

Giving back is in the Girl Scout DNA, and during the cookie program that means giving back through Operation Cookie Care Package (OCCP). We all know Girl Scout Cookies are yummy and mouth-watering, and who better to share them with than the men and women who proudly serve our country.

Former State Senator Myron Penn will challenge Alabama Democratic Party Chairperson Nancy Worley in an election to occur within the next 90 days, after the credentials committee of the Democratic National Committee invalidated the contentious August 11 election of Worley and Vice-Chair Randy…

Students taking music classes at Auburn University at Montgomery have probably encountered Dr. Mark Benson. For three decades, the Auburn Montgomery associate professor has taught music history and theory in the Department of Fine Arts.

Prison reform will be the watch word in the next legislative session which starts in just under a month. Governor Kay Ivey released her plan for tackling the issue of state prisons on Tuesday and the centerpiece of that plan is to build three new regional state prisons for men. Alabama has s…

There was a sendoff prior to the last game ever played in the current gym at Montgomery Catholic High School Tuesday night. The final home game for the Knights in the Pat Delahunty Gym was a 4A sub-regional contest between Catholic and visiting Headland. A new gym has been in the works at Mo…

The students, faculty and staff at Booker T. Washington Magnet School watched in horror last August when their school caught fire. The school was empty at the time of the fire and thankfully no one was injured. In January, the performing and visual arts programs in the school made their come…

The Montgomery Historic Preservation Commission opened nominations this month for the 2019 MHPC Historic Preservation Awards, a program highlighting historic renovation projects led by individuals, businesses, organizations or agencies in Montgomery. Anyone interested can nominate a favorite…

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102 students are enrolled in MANE’s 10 week Winter Session!!  MANE is a therapeutic riding facility, which provides a nurturing learning environment for individuals who have behavioral, cognitive, emotional, physical, or social challenges. Equine related activities help students’ auditory, v…

102 students are enrolled in MANE’s 10 week Winter Session!!  MANE is a therapeutic riding facility, which provides a nurturing learning environment for individuals who have behavioral, cognitive, emotional, physical, or social challenges. Equine related activities help students’ auditory, v…

Today, Montgomery County Probate Judge Steven Reed announced his candidacy for Mayor of Montgomery. Reed said his campaign will announce the details of his official campaign kickoff event and will release the members of his campaign leadership team in the very near future. 

Lily was a beautiful white Golden Retriever/Labrador mix my cousin picked up at Farmer’s Feed. She was the last to be picked in a box of nine precious pups that were up for adoption.

Three years after closing its doors the multi-million dollar recycling center in Montgomery is operating again under a new name. City of Montgomery leaders last week joined executives from RePower South (RPS) and the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce to cut the ribbon at the Montgomery Rec…