Central Highlands

Spotlight: Fayette, Lamar & Marion Counties

Marion, Fayette and Lamar counties are home to healthy downtown districts, amenities for residents and visitors and a variety of manufacturing employers.

Spotlight on Fayette, Lamar & Marion: Culture & Recreation

From outdoor wilderness to festivals to historical museums, these three counties have an array of activities to enjoy.

Spotlight on Fayette, Lamar & Marion: Movers & Shapers

The individuals who help shape the communities of Fayette, Lamar and Marion counties, including Kelli Colbaugh Foster.

Spotlight on Fayette, Lamar & Marion: Community Development

Downtown improvements abound in Hamilton, Winfield, Millport, Vernon and Fayette.

Spotlight on Fayette, Lamar & Marion: Higher Education

Bevill State Community College provides academic and workforce training programs, including automotive service technology.

Spotlight on Fayette, Lamar & Marion: Health Care

These three counties are served by three medical centers, with ties to larger health systems.

Spotlight on Fayette, Lamar & Marion Counties: Economic Engines

Diverse manufacturing, coupled with high-speed fiber optic internet and higher education facilities, make these counties attractive to business.

Division 12 Consulting expands with acquisition

Division 12 Consulting, a furnishings company, has acquired Margaret D. Jones Interiors LLC, an interior design firm in Birmingham.

German automotive supplier opens Birmingham office

MBN Automotive, an automotive machining company headquartered in Germany, has opened a sales and customer support office in Birmingham’s Hardware Park.

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema will open first Alabama location in Birmingham

Alabama Drafthouse Cinema, the Texas-based chain featuring movies, food, drinks and retail, will open its first Alabama location at the Powell Steam Plant development.

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