In recent weeks, Alabama has started to see an uptick in COVID-19 cases around the state. Each week the Alabama Department of Public Health releases a new COVID-19 dashboard from low to very high. The Wiregrass currently sits between all four risk levels.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has approved a request by Southern Nuclear Operating Co. Inc. to increase the reactor capacity of the Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2, by approximately 1.7 percent.
A new pilot program is now available for wild hog removal. Wild pigs cause $50 million dollars in agriculture and forestry damage in Alabama each year. So a Feral Swine Control Program has been created to combat the issue.
The map displays places that are part of the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage, Black Heritage Council Markers, Historic African American Schools, the National Register of Historic Places and more.