Plan on no rain for next 4 days

No more than a couple of small isolated showers each afternoon.

‘Heroine’ nurse protected 3 newborns at hospital hit by Beirut explosion

Authorities say the explosion killed at least 135 people and wounded about 5,000 others.
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  Walmart releases schedule for its parking lot drive-in theaters

Starting at 5 p.m. ET Wednesday, families can sign up for a location near them at TheWalmartDriveIn.com.

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Man injured after shooting in Montgomery Wednesday

  Hospitals prepare for COVID-19 surge possibility as schools reopen

Lynn Bright named new Millbrook city judge

Alabama Ethics Commission finds Lanett mayor may have committed ethics violation

  Prattville city council member resigns

Prattville City Councilor President Pro-Tempore Denise Brown has resigned from the council.
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  Capitol negotiators still stuck, still trying on virus aid

After more than a week’s worth of meetings, at least some clarity is emerging in the bipartisan Washington talks on a huge COVID-19 response bill.

Alabama sees second day below 1,000 new COVID-19 cases

Alex City Schools delays start date for in-person students

  UA Board of Trustees vote to rename Nott Hall on Alabama campus

Extremely active 2020 hurricane season expected

  Montgomery forces immediate closure of 2 nightclubs

Inside the new football locker rooms at Alabama, and yes, they’re nice

Madison County Confederate monument vandalized

  Montgomery leaders launch campaign to boost school funding

  • National

  Negligence probed in deadly Beirut blast amid public anger

The Lebanese government says it is putting an unspecified number of Beirut port officials under house arrest pending an investigation into how 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate came to be stored at the port for years.

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Inside the new football locker rooms at Alabama, and yes, they’re nice

Reports: Sun Belt to play 12-game schedule

  Hiking with Hailey: Bankhead National Forest

  Elmore County teen wins National Barrel Horse Association World Championship

Cassidy Brown beat out 981 competitors for the win.

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Man arrested in historic Holland Mansion fire, seven other Phenix City fires

The most popular meteor shower of 2020 peaks in 1 week

  Montgomery mayor looks back at 2020 fiscal year

  US Space & Rocket Center reaches fundraising goal

  School marching bands begin rehearsals, but with restrictions

Rehearsals started this week at Elmore County High School. Band Director Anthony Vittore says social distancing is key.
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Beirut: Wedding photo shoot video captures blast

Photographer Mahmoud Nakib is still rolling as he get pushed down the street by the shockwave.

  34 more Ala. nursing homes to receive rapid COVID-19 test machines

  2 injured in shooting at DAS North America

Luverne Health and Rehabilitation confirms COVID-19 cases

  Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries reacts to Dixie the deer shooting