Auburn University at Montgomery's combined spring and summer commencement ceremony in celebration of 2020 graduates has been postponed indefinitely due to public health concerns associated with large indoor gatherings during the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as recent interstate travel restrictions.

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Since mid-July residents in Alabama as well as several other states including: Arizona, Delaware, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Ohio, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, and Washington have received unsolicited seed packages that seem to have originated from China. On Monday, Alabama Commissioner of A…

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Most of us already know, and newcomers to Montgomery are sure to find out, that the Goat Hill Museum Store has for over two decades been first on the list for anyone seeking unique gifts with a decidedly Alabama background. It's the best place to find Alabama-made gifts, specialty food, souv…

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Cybersecurity has always been a concern within the trucking industry. However, with technology requirements put in place last year by the federal government to shift to ELD (electronic logging devices), more opportunities for security threats exist. Cyberattacks have also been on the rise du…

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The Montgomery YMCA and officials in the City of Millbrook and Elmore County recently unveiled plans for a new economic development project that will bring recreational tourism in addition to expanded services for YMCA’s members and visitors. The development will be adjacent to the Grandview…

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The Montgomery County Probate Office, in efforts to provide the best customer service possible, now has a mobile application. The app will serve as a new way for the Probate Office to connect with Montgomery County residents and visitors, providing information quickly and efficiently to anyo…

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Though there is an assumption implied, and sometimes stated, that wearing protective face masks in public as been politicized, that does not seem to match up with polling by AUM’s Department of Political Science and Public Administration. Reporting in some national news outlets and comments …

South University, which has a campus in Montgomery, announced this week that it will offer a Contact Tracing course (at no charge) to fight to contain the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 disease.

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Fads come and go, and traditions sometimes fade with time, but one Montgomery tradition that hasn't faded is the annual, Tomato Sandwich Lunch sponsored by the Alabama Dept. of Agriculture and Industries. For over a decade, the event showcases one of Alabama's most valuable food crops, the t…

In an effort to get maximum participation with the U.S. Census the city and county of Montgomery have partnered with Eastdale Mall to open Census Central. Management of Eastdale Mall has made a former retail space available for shoppers who have not already answered the census to do so in person.

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Last Friday Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed and Montgomery County Commission Chairman Elton Dean accepted 20,000 face masks and 400 face shields from Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama on behalf of the city and county. Mayor Reed said these masks will be used to help protect first responders a…