Jefferson County

Mark Pettway, a Democrat, defeated longtime Jefferson County Sheriff Mike Hale. Read more



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Metro-area governments and organizations reconsider the possibility and outcomes of regional cooperation. Read more


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Jesse Chambers

Carrington said his experience in helping 'clean up' financial mess in Jefferson County means he can clean up the mess in Montgomery. Read more


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Photo by Paul Robertson (from Alabama Supreme Court website)

The court said a law allowing Jefferson County to reroute sales tax money for schools to other county projects is not unconstitutional. Read more



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At a meeting on Nov. 10, the Birmingham Water Works Board discussed the effects of the current drought and approved a rate increase of 3.9%. Read more


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Erica Techo

Amendment 14, the final amendment on the ballot, would correct a procedural inconsistency in the legislature while grandfathering in nearly 700 local bills. Read more

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