State election officials said it will make it easier for both Georgia voters to request absentee ballots in the future and for county officials to process the dramatic increase in absentee ballots seen during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Alabama’s tax revenues grew by nearly 6 percent in the first half of 2020 compared to the previous year, according to the Alabama Retail Association, even with the economic downturn during the pandemic.
With the high school football season just over a week away, Mountain Brook is scrambling to find a new opponent after Vestavia Hills had to cancel it’s first two games because coach Buddy Anderson and a handful of players tested positive for COVID-19.
The Department of Health and Human Services is paying Moderna to produce and deliver 100 million doses of its potential vaccine, which the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases helped develop.
Superintendent Kevin Killingsworth says the system will continue to take appropriate actions within the plan, will continue to monitor the situation, and will continue to remain in contact with state and local public health agencies.
Wednesday marks four weeks since a mask order went into effect in Alabama. Based on calculations by WSFA 12 News, data shows a difference in the percentage of cases in the month leading up to and the month following the order.
The yard at the Wiregrass Museum of Art will be empty this August. With the museum being a physical gathering place, WMA had to make adjustments for their Yard Party for Art due to COVID-19. The event will now be virtual.