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Dave Helms

Dave Helms

Big Workforce Goals Remain, Mindful of Crisis Setbacks

The future of work has accelerated 10 years in three months. That’s one main conclusion in an editorial by Alabama Workforce Council Chairman Tim McCartney,...

Top Headlines: NASCAR allowing fans back at track, AMC reopening theaters in July

NASCAR set to allow fans back in Florida, Alabama NASCAR is set to allow fans back at the track for races this month at Homestead-Miami...

Top Headlines: Coronavirus shutdown effects, UA removes Confederate plaques

Tax data continues to show effect of coronavirus shutdown The Alabama Retail Association says that sales tax revenue in the first four months of 2020...

Navistar Girds With Cash in 2Q

Reports net loss of $28 million on revenues of $1.9 billion

Top Headlines: Jobless claims decline with reopening, JC Penney locations closing

Jobless claims decline in Alabama as economy reopens New unemployment claims declined by nearly 25% in Alabama over a week as state businesses continued reopening...

Ala. Non-profits Are Barge Design Relief Recipients

A design company with offices in Birmingham has awarded a total of $35,000 in grants to organizations contributing to vital Covid-19 relief efforts. Barge Design...

Top Headlines: Covid’s impact on home sales, Purple Onion expanding

UA studies Covid-19 impact on home sales Usually this time of year many realtors would be offering Parade of Homes events for those looking to...

Top Headlines: Automakers navigate COVID-19, Help damaged Birmingham businesses

Automakers have another Covid-19 problem: Suppliers Building cars during the Covid-19 pandemic requires more than keeping workers in auto plants safe. Hundreds of supplier plants...

Great Southern Wood Goes to the Races

Parent company of YellaWood does multiyear partnership with NASCAR

Top Headlines: Woodfin orders removal of Confederate statue, Food prices see historic jump

Birmingham mayor orders removal of Confederate statue As the sun set on an extraordinary day of civil unrest across America, the mayor of Birmingham ordered...

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