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Centauri Acquires Kord Technologies

Kord Technologies Inc., an integrated defense and aerospace firm in Huntsville, has been acquired by Centauri, a high-end engineering, intelligence, cybersecurity and advanced technology solutions company.

Tuskegee Honors Civil Rights Struggles

The city of Tuskegee, Tuskegee University and state leaders marked civil rights sites throughout the city and the campus of Tuskegee University last week, erecting 13 markers to honor the contributions of individuals and groups and to highlight sites of notable significance during the Civil Rights era.

Ginkgo Leaves: Portals to the Past

Wallace State Community College students recently were on a hunt for portals to the past. The students and biology instructor, Connie Briehn, participated in...

A Large Gift Cements a Legacy at UA

The Holle Family Foundation has committed a $10 million gift to the University of Alabama College of Communication and Information Sciences. UA will name its new Center for Communication Arts in Holle’s honor.

Anti-Cancer Compound Shows Promise in Pre-Clinical Studies

An anti-cancer compound developed at USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute in Mobile may help patients with pancreatic and breast cancer.

Northern Alabama Home to Lockheed Martin’s Hypersonic Weapons Work

Lockheed Martin is building a new facility and expanding its existing Courtland location to accommodate its latest contracts for hypersonic weapons.

New Board Leadership for Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute recently announced its 19-member board of directors, who will help fulfill its Vision 2020 strategic plan.An affiliate of the...

Fed Relief for AL Farms Hit by Disasters

Alabama farmers who have been impacted by natural disasters in 2018 and 2019 can now apply for federal assistance.

Alabama’s Largest Engineering Firms

Ranked by Total Design Fees in 2018

Reorganization at High Cotton

High Cotton, an Irondale-based document outsourcing firm specializing in the financial and healthcare industries, recently announced completion of a management restructuring.Tommy McGahey stepped into...

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