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Earlier this year, Alabama Gov. Bob Riley told the state legislature that "our government faces a fiscal crisis of historic proportions." A number of not-for-profit programs will suffer lower funding if funded at all....
November 18, 2004
Few things leave people feeling as helpless and stressed as caring for a seriously ill family member.
November 18, 2004
The Blackburn Institute and the Office of Community Affairs at The University of Alabama will host a forum for Alabama youth on "Rural Prosperity: Making Choices for Your Community" Friday, Nov. 12, from 10...
November 8, 2004
University of Alabama mechanical engineering students will participate in a local competition of NASA Moonbuggy vehicles Wednesday, Nov. 10, at 2 p.m. near the Intramural Fields past the intersection of Campus Drive and Bryce...
November 5, 2004
The University of Alabama Career Center will hold UA-RED (Recruitment of Educators Day) on Wednesday, Nov. 10, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Ferguson Center Ballroom on the UA campus.
November 4, 2004
Members of the Theta chapter of Sigma Nu fraternity at The University of Alabama built 1.5 miles of nature trail at Lake Lurleen State Park over Halloween weekend.
November 3, 2004
The 11th annual Beat Auburn Beat Hunger food drive and collection contest between The University of Alabama and Auburn University will run through Nov. 18, with donations of canned and nonperishable food being accepted...
November 1, 2004
The Alabama Scholastic Press Association (ASPA) will present publication workshops to high school students and advisers on two Alabama college campuses in October. The original dates were cancelled due to Hurricane Ivan.
October 7, 2004
Pick a grim statistic—poverty, infant deaths, poor education, births to single mothers, unemployment, gaps in health care—and you'll find the counties of Alabama's Black Belt at the top of each category.
December 16, 2003
Access to services by individuals in Alabama who are victims of domestic violence is being improved through a new project that proposes merging government programs with advocacy groups.
February 20, 2003
In America, the population age 65 and older is expected to double by 2030. At that rate, this group is projected to comprise 20 percent of the population while utilizing 50 percent of the...
December 3, 2002
Although they live in the world's wealthiest nation, more than 10 million children across America do not have health insurance. More than 70,000 of these children live in Alabama.
September 21, 2002
For 17 months, Parrish residents were without local health care, but that changed in June when the Capstone Rural Health Center, operated by The University of Alabama Capstone College of Nursing and UA's Capstone...
May 10, 2001