Business

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama appoints new president

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama appoints new president
November 10, 2017
Business

From BC/BS: Birmingham, AL — Tim Vines has been named President and Chief Operating Officer of    Blue Cross and Blue …Read More

Another Round of Sears/K-Mart Closings – Update

Another Round of Sears/K-Mart Closings – Update
November 4, 2017
Business

Update: The closings announced on Thursday axed the last remaining K-Mart in Alabama, and left only two full-size Sears stores, …Read More

600 Walgreen/Rite-Aid Stores to Close

600 Walgreen/Rite-Aid Stores to Close
October 26, 2017
Business

Walgreen’s is the nation’s second largest pharmacy chain and has a ubiquitous presence in the Shoals. The company is currently …Read More

Ruby Tuesday Chain is Sold

Ruby Tuesday Chain is Sold
October 23, 2017
Business

In 2016, mid-priced Rudy Tuesday chain announced it would close 95 of its restaurants, including one each in Prattville, Madison, …Read More

$3 Million in AmeriCorps State Program Investments

$3 Million in AmeriCorps State Program Investments
October 6, 2017
Business

From Governor’s Office: Governor Kay Ivey announced Wednesday that the Governor’s Office of Volunteer Services has received $1,727,919 in funding …Read More

Delta Regional Authority to Invest Over $1 million to Strengthen Alabama’s Economy, Infrastructure

Delta Regional Authority to Invest Over $1 million to Strengthen Alabama’s Economy, Infrastructure
October 4, 2017
Business

From Governor’s Office: MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey and the Delta Regional Authority, together with their federal and local-based partners, …Read More

Alagasco Is Now Spire

Alagasco Is Now Spire
September 28, 2017
Business

From Spire: Today, Spire is delivering on the promise made last year to unite its five natural gas utilities under …Read More

Toys”R”Us Files Bankruptcy

Toys”R”Us Files Bankruptcy
September 19, 2017
Business

Files Voluntary Chapter 11 Petitions in U.S. and Intends to Seek Protection under CCAA in Canada; Operations Outside U.S. and …Read More

Vulcan Announces Agreement To Acquire Polaris Materials Corporation

Vulcan Announces Agreement To Acquire Polaris Materials Corporation
August 28, 2017
Business

From Vulcan: Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC), the nation’s largest producer of construction aggregates, today announced that it has reached a …Read More

Beth Davis Put This Warning On FaceBook About Her Experience With Dave Jones D&D Engines & Transmissions Hazel Green Ala

Beth Davis Put This Warning On FaceBook About Her Experience With Dave Jones D&D Engines & Transmissions Hazel Green Ala
August 28, 2017
Business

Pen-N-Sword does not have the other side of the story….however, we feel you need to have knowledge of what she …Read More

Expedia for Funeral Homes?

Expedia for Funeral Homes?
August 27, 2017
Business

From Our News Partner: Funeral Home Finders (https://funeralhomefinders.com) is a dynamic new resource founded by two Houstonians, Tommy Kherkher and …Read More

Is No’Ala Gone for Good?

Is No’Ala Gone for Good?
August 25, 2017
Business

Don’t be surprised if you don’t see any new issues of local print magazine No’Ala. According to informed sources, the …Read More

All You Ever Wanted to Know about K-Mart

All You Ever Wanted to Know about K-Mart
August 17, 2017
Business

Well…maybe not all. There are currently five K-Marts still operating in Alabama, with some of those scheduled to close in …Read More

Which Applebee’s Will Close?

Which Applebee’s Will Close?
August 12, 2017
Business

From its website: Founded nearly three decades ago on the principles of exceptional value and family fun, Applebee’s Services, Inc., …Read More

New CRNP at Singing River Health Care

New CRNP at Singing River Health Care
August 3, 2017
Business

Emily Russell has joined Singing River Health Care as its Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. Miss Russell received her BSN from …Read More

Killen Man Gives Away AR-15s

Killen Man Gives Away AR-15s
July 5, 2017
Business

Zach Blenkensopp of Killen is causing quite a stir on the Internet. Blenkensopp, who states on his online bio that …Read More

306 BBQ Closes One of Its Three Locations

306 BBQ Closes One of Its Three Locations
June 15, 2017
Business

For the past year, 306 Barbecue has operated three locations in northwest Alabama – Athens, Greenbriar, and downtown Florence. Earlier …Read More

Jay Leno Rides Alabama-made Motus Motorcycles

Jay Leno Rides Alabama-made Motus Motorcycles
August 1, 2016
Business

Press Release: Motus is an American motorcycle manufacturer based in Birmingham, Alabama that is starting to reach the big time. …Read More

What Local Businessman Is Among State’s Most Influential?

What Local Businessman Is Among State’s Most Influential?
May 9, 2016
Business

Today the Yellowhammer News named 14 Alabamians who are most influential in their home regions. The North Alabama Region is …Read More

Steak ‘n Shake Ready to Expand in Alabama

Steak ‘n Shake Ready to Expand in Alabama
March 19, 2016
Business

According to Steak ‘n Shake corporate offices, the state of Alabama is “mostly available for development” of new franchises.  About …Read More

The Shoals Chicken Finger Curse

The Shoals Chicken Finger Curse
March 3, 2016
Business

Another upscale Shoals restaurant has bitten the dust. Sperry’s lasted just three years in the Shoals market, while its two …Read More

Location of Proposed New Hibbett Building Now for Sale

Location of Proposed New Hibbett Building Now for Sale
December 5, 2015
Business

A local blog reported two weeks ago that the sign for Hibbett Patient Care’s new office/community center had been removed …Read More

DreamVision Ft. Worth

DreamVision Ft. Worth
February 9, 2015
Business

At a press conference in Ft. Worth, Texas, earlier today Rick Silanskas made public his plans for a theme park …Read More