Central Highlands

Renewable Power Liftoff

A photo of solar panels stands out on the cover of Atlanta-based Southern Co.’s annual report, and it speaks volumes about the company’s...

Bringing Home the Downtown Grocery

Downtown Birmingham’s expansive new 20 Mid Town development — which hosts a Publix supermarket, Starbucks, luxury apartments and other retail space —...

Countdown to Showdown Over Alabama One

The Ides of March could mark the end of a long and bitter feud for control of the Tuscaloosa-based Alabama One Credit Union, ...

How to Reap a Cycling Windfall

In 2005, Jennifer South fulfilled a longtime dream by opening a small coffee and sandwich shop. Located in downtown Piedmont in the foothills...

Lynchpin I-22 Nears Completion

More than a year ago, the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) announced the final few miles of future Interstate 22’s connection to Birmingham...

Value Investing U

C.T. Fitzpatrick has created a successful career in value investing. And he definitely sees value in investing $3 million in the University of Alabama’s...

BBVA’s Digital Banking Think Tank

BBVA Compass has recently made several large investments in its banking hub of Birmingham. In 2012, the city was host to a $360...

Birmingham Building Boom

The magic is back. Birmingham is booming — uptown, midtown, downtown. New buildings are going up. Old buildings are being restored. A...

Birmingham’s Woodlawn Regenerates Itself

Tony Bayles, owner and chef of Bayles Catering in Birmingham’s Woodlawn community, gets to work early each morning — real early —...

Prestige Digs in Tuscaloosa

Real estate developer William Yandell was having lunch with his son in downtown Tuscaloosa in 2009 when he spotted one of the city’s iconic...

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South Alabama Wins National Portfolio Challenge

By the time a college student reaches the 400 level of financial education, basic economic formulas have generally been digested and it’s time to...

Top Tips to Resurface After a Bankruptcy

Assembling the right team of professionals is important for successful reorganization.

Movers & Shakers in Etowah, St. Clair & Blount Counties

Meet the people making a difference in the community

Making a Living in Marshall County

A photographer’s account of business life in three rural Alabama counties: Part 2, Marshall County.

Career Notes, April 2019

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