The first round of COVID-19 hit senior citizens especially hard, but the new Delta variant appears to have a larger impact on the young.
The 2021 Advance Child Tax Credit will be issued beginning Thursday, July 15. Eligible recipients must have filed a 2019 or 2020 tax return.
ALABAMA, named the greatest country rock band in the history of the genre, is poised to return to the road after nearly two years. The group's long-awaited “50th Anniversary Tour” — much of which was delayed due to Covid-19 — consists of nearly 30 arena and amphitheater live concerts and wil…
“Boys in the Band, The Alabama Tribute” took their show on the road last week, performing at Tin Roof on Broadway Avenue in Nashville. Members include John Michael Weatherly as Randy Owen, Matty Croxton on bass as Teddy Gentry, Braxton Harris on drums and Marcus Mullins on lead guitar as Jef…
The federal student loan forbearance interest-free payment pause will continue through Sept. 30, 2021, via President Joe Biden’s executive order on Inauguration Day.
When new United States Senator Tommy Tuberville addresses Alabama’s needs in Washington D.C., he’ll have a DeKalb County native giving him insight into the issues. Tuberville recently named Jordan Doufexis as his senior advisor and state coordinator. Doufexis will manage Tuberville’s state s…
If you’ve been procrastinating on getting a present shipped, it’s time to act because the deadline for sending items for estimated delivery before Dec. 25 is fast approaching. In fact, the week of Dec. 16 is expected to be the busiest time for the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to receive and de…
Dolph Tillotson, who, during a career spanning nearly 50 years, earned a reputation for developing hard-edged community newspapers, was among four journalists inducted Friday into the Texas Newspaper Foundation Hall of Fame.
AUSTIN, Texas — Country music legends Alabama headlined the fundraising effort “One American Appeal” last Saturday. The sold-out benefit concert brought together five former presidents to help raise funds for citizens impacted by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.
Saturday morning on the front steps of the DeKalb County Courthouse, Bob Johnston, chief deputy district attorney for the ninth judicial circuit, detailed exactly what a typical week in his office looks like.
Women within driving distance of Marshall County now have access to technology being hailed as the single greatest breakthrough in breast cancer detection in the past 30 years.
BILOXI, Miss. — Remnants of Hurricane Nate buffeted the U.S. Northeast with wind and rain Monday while power crews restored most electrical service on the Gulf Coast and an overdue cruise ship delayed by the storm finally headed into port.
The president-elect ran a successful campaign promoting job creation and industry growth, but with a new administration comes a lot of new questions. One of which being how one of DeKalb County’s largest industries plays into their plan for the next four years.
As the state’s largest agri-business, the poultry industry generates more than $15 billion in annual revenue. While it has not been identified in any other state, officials in Indiana confirmed an avian influenza outbreak last month.
With less than one week remaining before the final enrollment deadline on Jan. 31, about 8.9 million consumers have already signed up for health coverage through the HealthCare.gov platform or had their coverage automatically renewed.
Ten years after his vote for a trade deal that many blame with hastening the demise of the sock industry in Fort Payne, U.S. Rep. Robert Aderholt voted Friday against giving the president a “fast track” for negotiations on a trade deal with Pacific Rim nations.
On the first day of his 10th term, Rep. Robert Aderholt said he got right to work on trying to thwart the president’s recent actions on immigration.