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Alfa insures the farm

At 76 years old, Alfa Insurance and its affiliates provide insurance and financial services in 11 states for more than a million customers.

Brewton’s T.R. Miller Mill celebrates a century-and-a-half

At 150 years old, T.R. Miller Mill Co. is one of the 150 largest softwood lumber producers in America. Pictured is the company's first log truck.

Spotlight on Choctaw, Clarke, Conecuh, Escambia & Monroe: Tourism in Monroeville

Monroeville has captured the imagination of residents and visitors alike in its celebration of authors that have called the city home.

Ecotourism holds promise for Alabama’s coastal region

Most visitors flock to the beach and don't know what they're missing nearby. Coastal Alabama Partnership hopes to change that.

Timber is big business in Alabama

From seeding to selling, a look at the state's forest products industry

Commercial real estate remains steady in Alabama

Alabama’s residential real estate market is hot. We get that. It’s in all the news. What has not made headlines is the commercial property...
Students at construction trade show.

Go Build campaign is leading more young workers to the sector

The Go Build Alabama campaign launched in 2010, driven by the Alabama ConstructionRecruitment Institute (ACRI).

United Bank focuses on the community

In 1907, a cluster of homes seated parallel to a railroad became Atmore, Alabama. In the same year, the Wright Brothers flew the first...

Angling for Fun (and Profit) in Viral Times

With so many activities curtailed by COVID-19, fishing is attracting even more people to the state’s waters.

Port Gains Major Poultry Export Capacity

MTC Logistics’ $61 million frozen food facility at the state port quadruples capacity for poultry exports and highlights Mobile’s assets as a distribution hub.

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