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USA Health opens freestanding ER

USA Health has opened its new freestanding emergency department adjacent to the University of South Alabama campus in Mobile.

Mobile seaport, airport share $100M for infrastructure upgrades

Mobile’s seaport and airport were awarded $100 million to build a new airport terminal and improve multi-modal transportation facilities.

Austal celebrates keel laying for future USS Kingsville

Ship is LCS 36, one of 18 crafted at Austal in Mobile. Pictured are Katherine Kline, the ship's sponsor, and Austal welder Jospeh Bennett Jr.

Evonik plans $176 million expansion near Mobile

German specialty chemical maker Evonik today announced plans for a $176.5 million expansion at its plant near Mobile

University of Mobile starts associate degree in nursing

The University of Mobile's new associate degree in nursing aims to reduce nursing shortages in area health care facilities.

Ecotourism holds promise for Alabama’s coastal region

Most visitors flock to the beach and don't know what they're missing nearby. Coastal Alabama Partnership hopes to change that.

Aldi eyes South for more stores

German-based grocery store Aldi just opened a new store in Louisiana, and plans the to add more new stores in the South.

Spring Hill College president to retire

Joseph Lee has served as president since 2018.

Poarch Creek Indians will create $10.5 million meat processing facility

The processing facility, off Exit 54 on I-65, will process cattle from Perdido River Farms and other customers.

Volkert names new CEO

Thomas Hand has been named CEO of Volkert Inc. He succeeds David Allsbrook, who will remain as chairman of the board.

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