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by: Janet Kynard, It Happens in Alabama The Alabama Dynasty Rolls On with another University of Alabama SEC Championship, Roll Tide! The Crimson Tide defeated the No. 16 Florida… Read More

A Mural, A Statue, an Unmarked Grave?  By: Janet Kynard, It Happens in Alabama My Heart was broken like a little child. Remember when we were children and… Read More

I’m Seeing Peanuts Everywhere, Have I Gone Nuts?

By: Janet Kynard, It Happens in Alabama  When I arrived in Dothan, Alabama, I began to notice peanuts everywhere; peanuts around town, in stores, in bushes and… Read More

by: Janet Kynard, It Happens in Alabama Having the opportunity to spend several days in Dothan while on a business trip, I decided to take my free… Read More

GULF SHORES PUBLIC BEACH RANKS IN BEST BEACHES by: Janet Kynard, It Happens in Alabama Congratulations! Gulf Shores public beach ranks in Best Beaches in America. Gulf… Read More

Alabama gov. orders Confederate flags removed from Capitol grounds

  Alabama gov. orders Confederate flags removed With no fanfare, Alabama Robert Bentley ordered the removal of four Confederate flags from a memorial at the Alabama State… Read More

Governor announces funding to boost overseas marketing of Alabama goods

Small and medium-size businesses within Alabama’s Appalachian Regional Commission district will receive assistance marketing their products overseas thanks to an $86,365 grant, announced by Gov. Robert Bentley…. Read More

Baldwin County Commission balks at saving Fort Morgan pier

The pier at Fort Morgan closed Sept. 2 because the Alabama Historical Commission fears its rotting pilings makes its unsafe for public use. Source: www.al.com It Happens… Read More

Amendments give Alabama voters chance to further enshrine rights to hunt, fish and own guns in state constitution

“Hunting and fishing are huge industries in the state and country. A lot of people don’t understand or realize that excise taxes (on hunting and fishing equipment)… Read More

Montgomery Alabama Voted Best Historic City in America by: Janet Kynard, It Happens in Alabama, janet@itHappensinAlabama.com We are the Victors my Friends! After a fierce battle, it’s… Read More

Alabama the Bass Fishing Capital of the World? By Janet Kynard, It Happens in Alabama Is Alabama the Bass Capital of the World? Locations in Alabama have long… Read More

Preparing for the Alabama Tornado Season by: Janet Kynard, It Happens in Alabama Preparing for the Alabama Tornado Season is a must! Tornadoes can pop up at… Read More