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Proposed Medicaid reform bill passes first votes
Committees of the Alabama House and Senate passed similar Medicaid financial reform bills Wednesday, clearing the way for debate on the floors of both houses.
Rabies confirmed in Shelby County; watch continues
Recent surveillance for rabies in the raccoon population near Columbiana in Shelby County has revealed three positive cases. The current area of focus includes a two-mile radius around the Beeswax Creek boat launch area, where the most recent of the positive raccoons was discovered.
Ala. senator waits on changes to tax credits for schools
A sponsor of legislation designed to clarify Alabama’s new law on private school tax credits says he won’t push it for one week to allow more time for suggested changes.
GOP Ala. lawmakers suggest school safety bills
Republican leadership in the Alabama Legislature has offered proposals to make Alabama public schools safer.
Ala. senator offers changes to school tax credits
An architect of Alabama's new law on private school tax credits is proposing some changes to answer questions raised by educators and parents.
Obama congratulates Alabama coach on championship
President Barack Obama honored the University of Alabama football team for winning the BCS championships saying the Crimson Tide "kept on rising to the occasion and they never let up."
Damage reported as storms move into Ala
High winds and a possible twister blew town trees and knocked out power in rural west Alabama on Thursday as strong storms moved into the state after causing at least one death in Mississippi.
Alabama governor draws opposition for 2014
Gov. Robert Bentley will have opposition in the Republican primary next year.
White Plains comes out on top at robotics meet
More than anything else, Dana Jenkins said, she just wanted her son, Jamie, to have a good time at his first robotics competition.
Wounded war dog honored in Tuscaloosa
The Marine Corps League in Tuscaloosa hosted a very special soldier Tuesday.
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