Latest Morgan County, Alabama Stories

2011-05-02 09:15:00

EVANSTON, Ill., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alabama's industrial employment picture brightened over the past twelve months, according to the 2011 Alabama Manufacturers Register(®), an industrial directory published annually by Manufacturers' News, Inc. (MNI) Evanston, IL.

2008-08-28 09:01:11

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) (Saint Paul, Minnesota) has focused on growth and expansion of its Decatur, Alabama, plant site in recent years and is currently nearing the completion of two major expansions there.

2008-08-06 09:01:04

By Deangelo McDaniel, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Aug. 6--Dean Griffin is a tall man with a tall order. As Decatur General Hospital's new president and chief executive officer, the Birmingham native has accepted the challenge of changing the hospital's financial fortunes.

2008-08-05 09:01:14

By Holly Hollman, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Aug. 5--ATHENS -- Athens Superintendent Orman Bridges Jr. said Monday was a happy day for the city school system. All the schools met or exceeded their adequate yearly progress goals as required by the state under the federal No Child Left Behind law.

2008-08-05 09:01:14

By Nancy Glasscock, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Aug. 5--MOULTON -- All Lawrence County schools except R.A. Hubbard and Hazlewood high schools made adequate yearly progress during the 2007-08 school year, according to the Alabama Department of Education.

2008-07-27 12:00:41

By Deangelo McDaniel, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Jul. 27--Decatur General Hospital has lost money the past four fiscal years, primarily because of uncompensated care.

2008-07-25 12:01:05

By Deangelo McDaniel, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Jul. 25--HARTSELLE -- Two Hartselle school employees are among the more than 40 people who have applied for the high school principal's position.

2008-07-18 12:00:57

By Tony Reid, Herald & Review, Decatur, Ill. Jul. 18--DECATUR -- Big shop floor meetings at Decatur's Caterpillar Inc. plant this week have got the rumor mill running as fast as a mining truck production line.

2008-07-16 09:01:06

By Bayne Hughes, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Jul. 16--On Monday, the Limestone County Board of Education: --Approved Community Action/Head Start to use Piney Chapel Elementary gym July 22 for a parent meeting from 6 until 8 p.m.

2008-07-13 09:00:00

By Bayne Hughes, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Jul.

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