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Inside Dothan’s Economic Momentum

Houston County is located in the southeast corner of the state in the heart of the Wiregrass region. The county seat is Dothan, a...

Why Haven’t Prices for Wooden Pallets Fallen, with the Slump in Wood Prices?

Across the U.S., the hardwood lumber market has been in an unseasonable slump. So why have prices for wooden pallets, a mainstay of the distribution industry, not gone down as well?

Aim for Arbitration Up Front

While the courts may provide one avenue, arbitration is often another very effective way to deal with a variety of issues.

Meet Auburn’s Prolific Inventor

Miller Reese Hutchison led a life of continuous innovation and became one of the South’s most prolific inventors.

HudsonAlpha, Mars Lead Chocolate Advance

Cacao, the plant source of chocolate, could be bred to be more plentiful — more resistant to drought and disease — thanks to research funded by Mars Wrigley, and performed by genetic scientists at Huntsville's HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology.

Southern Power Eyes North Dakota Wind Farm

The howling flats of North Dakota are where Birmingham-based Southern Power hopes to build its next big wind farm — 47 turbines spread across 16,000 acres of lonesome Burke County.

Hibbett Sports (HIBB) Stock Rose 20% on Earnings, Can It Hold Those Gains?

Hibbett Sports, Inc. (HIBB), stock jumped more than 20% Friday following the release of company earnings. HIBB stock rose as high as $23.88, which...

Alabama’s Defense Clusters

The people of Alabama do more than their share to support the U.S. military — and the military helps support the people of Alabama....

IDIE Awards 2015

The Alabama Chapter of the International Interior Design Association recently held its biennial IDIE awards, recognizing designers in 10 categories. The event was...

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 —...

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