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Don’t Forget! Tax-free Holiday This Weekend
Alabama Department of Revenue:
7/29/2014 - Montgomery, July 29, 2014—Alabama Revenue Commissioner Julie P. Magee reminds shoppers that beginning this Friday, August 1, through Sunday, August 3, many necessary school items will be exempt from the state’s four percent sales tax. If the shoppers’ cities and counties are participating this year, local sales taxes will also be exempt on the designated items. “This is the perfect opportunity for parents to purchase needed supplies and get a tax break,” says Magee. “It is a win-win situation for parents, all shoppers, and the retailers, who will see consumers buying non-exempt items as well.”
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July 2014 Column: Winning the Fight Against Hunger
Lt. Governor Ivey:
7/29/2014 - “When food is finite, you'd be surprised how much time you can spend thinking about it.” That’s a line from The Blind Side, a film based on the story of NFL offensive tackle Michael Oher starring Sandra Bullock. Millions of people went to theaters to see it. The film grossed $256 million during a seven-month run in the U.S. Michael Oher’s story is different than most kids, but it highlighted, perhaps for the first time on such a grand stage, the issue of hunger in our midst.
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New Requirements of License Renewal
Alabama Board of Physical Therapy:
7/29/2014 - Within the last year there have been two major changes to requirements for license renewal:
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AFC Announces New Champion Trees for 2014
Forestry Commission, Alabama:
7/28/2014 - Of 45 nominations this year, 11 trees achieved the status of CHAMPION in 2014. The new 2014 champion trees, along with their nominators and owners, are listed here.
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 Date Agency
1.  7-29-2014 Don’t Forget! Tax-free Holiday This Weekend Video Alabama Department of Revenue
2.  7-29-2014 July 2014 Column: Winning the Fight Against Hunger Video Lt. Governor Ivey
3.  7-29-2014 New Requirements of License Renewal Video Alabama Board of Physical Therapy
4.  7-28-2014 AFC Announces New Champion Trees for 2014 Video Forestry Commission, Alabama
5.  7-28-2014 Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs to Host Supermarket of Veterans Benefits Video Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs
6.  7-23-2014 Alabama Arts Radio Series - ACTC Director Joey Brackner interviews William Bailey, Poarch Band of Creek Indian Tribe Elder Video Alabama State Council on the Arts
7.  7-23-2014 Marijuana Plants Seized in Marengo County Video Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
8.  7-22-2014 Alabama Firefighters Head West to Assist in Fighting Wildfires Video Forestry Commission, Alabama
9.  7-21-2014 Alabama Securities Commission Director, Joseph Borg, Appointed to FINRA Arbitration Task Force  Video Alabama Securities Commission
10.  7-21-2014 ABC Agents Seize, Destroy Marijuana Plants in Bullock County  Video Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
11.  7-21-2014 Watershed Rehabilitation Program Funding Critical to Public Health and Safety Video Forestry Commission, Alabama
12.  7-18-2014 Alabama Arts Radio - Diana Green talks to ceramic artist Susie Bowman of Fairhope Video Alabama State Council on the Arts
13.  7-18-2014 Missionaries and visitors to the Caribbean are advised to reduce exposure to mosquitoes to prevent chikungunya and other mosquito-borne viruses Video Public Health, Alabama Department of
14.  7-18-2014 User Group Meeting Schedule (Security, Mobile Solutions, SharePoint, & Project Management)-updated 7.18.14  Video ISD Training
15.  7-18-2014 Tuscaloosa Hosts First Statewide Veterans Reunion Video Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs
16.  7-17-2014 Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission Advisory Board Meeting Video Alabama Manufactured Housing Commission
17.  7-16-2014 Secretary of State Bennett Says Turnout Higher than Predicted Video Secretary of State, Office of the
18.  7-15-2014 Cellular Broadcast Network Delivers Information Service to Veterans Video Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs
19.  7-14-2014 Secretary of State Jim Bennett Announces Second Round of Mobile Unit Visits Video Secretary of State, Office of the
20.  7-14-2014 Bentley awards grant to train workers at Huntsville company Video Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs
21.  7-10-2014 U.S. Interior secretary applauds Alabama outdoor projects  Video Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs
22.  7-10-2014 Alabama Arts Radio Series - Deb Boykin talks with Claire Lynch about her "Dear Sister" CD project Video Alabama State Council on the Arts
23.  7-10-2014 Pike County Couple Arrested for Marijuana Trafficking  Video Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
24.  7-09-2014 Realizing Cost Savings from STAARS Video STAARS
25.  7-09-2014 Secretary of State Bennett Reminds Voters of Party Primary Runoff Election Next Tuesday Video Secretary of State, Office of the
26.  7-09-2014 Prevent foodborne illnesses on hot summer days Video Public Health, Alabama Department of
27.  7-08-2014 Atlanta, Georgia Resident (Hendrickx Toussaint) Indicted in Madison County, Alabama for Alleged Violations of Alabama Securities Act. Video Alabama Securities Commission
28.  7-08-2014 ADECA receives funds for outdoor recreation projects Video Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs
29.  7-07-2014 What About the Green Slip? Video STAARS
30.  7-05-2014 Electronic Funds Transfer Video STAARS
31.  7-03-2014 Moonshine Still Found in Clay County, Arrest Pending Video Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
32.  7-03-2014 RCO progress exceeds expectations as Agency implements law Video Medicaid
33.  7-03-2014 Seven groups announce intent to form Regional Care Organizations Video Medicaid
34.  7-03-2014 Alabama Medicaid monthly enrollment tops 1 million for first time Video Medicaid
35.  7-03-2014 Heather Vega named APA State Pharmacy Technician of the Year Video Medicaid
36.  7-03-2014 Alabama Arts Radio Series - APT Producer Chris Holmes and ACTC Director Joey Brackner talk about Journey Proud Video Alabama State Council on the Arts
37.  7-02-2014 Russell County Man (Jose Roberto Tores) Pleads Guilty to Violations of Alabama Securities Act. Video Alabama Securities Commission
38.  7-02-2014 Alabama Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting Video Forestry Commission, Alabama
39.  7-01-2014 Fourth of July, Fireworks and Fun Video Alabama Law Enforcement Agency
40.  7-01-2014 ADOR Launches New Online System Video Alabama Department of Revenue
41.  7-01-2014 Prescribed Burning on Private Lands Workshop Video Forestry Commission, Alabama
42.  6-30-2014 Avoid senseless tragedy by never leaving children alone in vehicles Video Public Health, Alabama Department of
43.  6-30-2014 Changes in Alabama’s Tobacco Tax Law Seek to Curb Evasion Video Alabama Department of Revenue
44.  6-30-2014 Federal Reserve Board announces money penalty and issues consent order against Regions Bank 6-25-14 Video Alabama State Banking Department
45.  6-27-2014 ABC Agents Find Moonshine in Barbour County, Marijuana in Clarke County Video Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
46.  6-27-2014 Second Quarter 2014 Newsletter Video Lt. Governor Ivey
47.  6-26-2014 ADPH seeks HIV/AIDS prevention services promoting secondary school and community partnerships for the prevention of HIV/AIDS in youth and adolescents Video Public Health, Alabama Department of
48.  6-26-2014 ADECA seeks Alabamians’ input with community needs, fair housing surveys Video Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs
49.  6-26-2014 ADPH notifies individuals whose personal information may have been stolen, advises possible victims of alleged fraud to report incidences of identity theft Video Public Health, Alabama Department of
50.  6-25-2014 Patient 1st Clarification to ALERT dated April 29th Related to PMP Referrals Video Medicaid