President Joe Biden has ordered that U.S. flags on federal government buildings and property will be lowered to half staff for five days in recognition of former first lady Rosalynn Carter, who died Sunday at the age of 96.
“We feel like this is the best way to prepare faculty, but also prepare law enforcement and the system however we can,” Lt. Gov. Burt Jones said of his plan, adding that the state should be “proactive” to prevent shootings.
Former President Donald Trump will not seek to get his Georgia election interference case transferred to federal court, his attorneys said in a filing Thursday, three weeks after a judge rejected a similar attempt by the former president’s White House chief of staff.
As Hurricane Idalia gets closer to landfall and with many people along the Florida Big Bend evacuating or in the process of doing so, farmers and livestock owners have a safehaven option available for their animals here in Alabama.