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Alabama committee advances medical marijuana bill

The bill by Republican Sen. Tim Melson of Florence would set up state oversight and a process for prescribing marijuana as medicine.

Alabama already above average for year with 53 twisters

The National Weather Service tweets that Alabama has had 53 total tornadoes so far this year.

Employment rate in Alabama at record high

According to the State Department of Labor, more people are working now than ever before.

President Trump declares federal disaster for Alabama

Lamar County was included in the disaster declaration, along with 9 other counties.

Contracts awarded to several N. Mississippi towns for road, bridge repairs

MDOT planned to release information on traffic impacts and repair timelines when construction starts.

Alabama abortion bill heads to public hearing

A bill that seeks to outlaw abortion in Alabama is getting a public hearing in the Legislature.

Alabama inmate who wanted nitrogen spared lethal injection

A federal judge on Thursday blocked the execution of Christopher Lee Price to weigh his challenge to Alabama’s lethal injection procedure.

Bill would allow concealed carry without permit

A number of state sheriffs and the members of the group Moms Demand Action came to the committee to oppose the bill.

House committee approves change to marriage forms

A few Alabama probate judges for years have refused to issue marriage licenses to anyone so they don't have to give them to gay couples.

Alabama faces demands to fix prison system

They said incarcerated people are facing human rights violations, like violence, assault, and inadequate healthcare.

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