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Spotlight on Cullman County

Lying about halfway between Birmingham and Huntsville along Interstate 65, Cullman County has long been recognized for great schools and beautiful lakefront scenery, but...

Movers & Shapers, October 2018

Spotlight on Lauderdale & Colbert Counties

Spotlight on Lauderdale & Colbert Counties

It’s a desirable area on many lists for quality of life, education, tourism and economic development.

Movers & Shapers, September 2018

Spotlight on Pike, Barbour & Bullock Counties

Spotlight on Chilton, Dallas & Wilcox Counties

Forest products and other agriculture have long been the backbone of the economy in these counties. While those industries continue to thrive, newer sectors have joined the mix in recent years — especially automotive suppliers.

Movers & Shapers, August 2018

Spotlight on Chilton, Dallas & Wilcox Counties

Movers & Shapers, July 2018

Spotlight on Calhoun & Talladega Counties

Movers & Shapers, May 2018

Spotlight on Baldwin County

Spotlight on Baldwin County

Baldwin County is home to Alabama’s Gulf Coast beaches, and those beaches and region surrounding them, combine to create the state’s top natural resource destination and a formidable economic impact.

Spotlight on Covington & Butler Counties

Downtown Greenville is just 40 miles south of Montgomery. Photo courtesy of the Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce Covington and...

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Flashback: Crazy Rich Asians

In September 2009, the third richest man on the Forbes 2001 rich list, Yung Yeung, showed up at a press conference in Montgomery with...

Spotlight on Cullman County

Lying about halfway between Birmingham and Huntsville along Interstate 65, Cullman County has long been recognized for great schools and beautiful lakefront scenery, but...

Making a Living in Crenshaw County

A photographer’s account of business life in three rural Alabama counties: Part 1, Crenshaw County.

Opelika Ponders, Plumbs, Presents Itself

Residents of Opelika eagerly dove into a citywide charrette called DesignPlace. One result morphed from sticky notes, through local history, into a logo with locomotion.

Meet the New Inductees to the Alabama Business Hall of Fame

Since 1973, the Alabama Business Hall of Fame has honored business professionals who have brought lasting acclaim or recognition to the state. This year, seven Alabama business professionals will be recognized as the latest members of the Alabama Business Hall of Fame at a celebration Nov. 15 in Birmingham.