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Saving the Historic St. James

On a clear day, you can see forever from a balcony at Selma’s St. James Hotel, or at least see back nearly two centuries. Built...

Game Day has a Different Meaning for Sideline Doctors

They examine X-rays instead of game film, carry stethoscopes instead of whistles. But while the tools of their trade might be different from those...

Working Outside the Box

The courses offered in higher education these days extend far beyond the basics of reading, writing and arithmetic. Sure, there are still plenty of...

Sweet (stay at) Home Alabama

For Valerie Gray, executive director of the Chambers County Development Authority, economic development has always been about more than just facts and stats. While those...

Seeking Answers at the Bottom of the World

There are times when getting to work is an amazing two-step process for UAB professor Charles Amsler. First, he steps onto one of the...

Rising to the Challenges of a Virus Economy

Alabama’s construction industry builds a plan to keep working during the economic disruption caused by virus threats.

COVID-19 and the Dental Dilemma

How can the new world of social distancing work in the dental office?

How AMICO Re-Engineered Itself

Alabama Metal Industries Corp. was headed to the scrap yard of commoditized U.S. industrial manufacturers, so it re-engineered itself to make solutions — such as its 2020 Green Innovation of the Year Award winner, HYDRODRY.

High Adventures in Geological Prospecting

University of Alabama geologist Delores Robinson casts a wide net in her detection of oil and gas deposits – all the way to the peaks of the Himalayas.

Master Exhibitor

The work of Anniston’s Southern Custom Exhibits informs and entertains the visitors to museums and parks across the country.

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