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Awesome Trail Opens at Joe Wheeler State Park

Those who love to explore nature have another opportunity with the opening of the new trail at Joe Wheeler State Park in northwest Alabama....

Fairhope Firm Joins National Price Comparison Site

Trawick International, a Fairhope-based travel insurance company, has been selected to participate in online cost-comparison site AardvarkCompare. Like Kayak or Travelocity in the travel-booking sector,...

Alabama Tourism Flagships in Full Sail

The resorts of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail — flagships of the Alabama tourism industry — are reopening most of their services this...

Year of Natural Wonder, Not Viral Tedium

The largely rural or so-called "empty states" have begun to advertise their open spaces as a safety advantage in the upended world of virus...

Phenix City Earns $1.95M Fed Match for Treatment Plant

Phenix City is receiving a $1.95 million grant to upgrade the city’s only wastewater treatment plant to accommodate new and existing businesses. The U.S. Secretary...

Alabama-Targeted Food & Drink App

Can I get take out at my favorite restaurant? Check the app. The Alabama Food & Drink App may not have been created for the...

Panoply Arts Festival Goes Virtual

Businesses and organizations, large and small, across the state have all been impacted by the coronavirus, but they aren’t alone. Events, festivals, tourism attractions...

Birmingham Zoo Needs Help

The Birmingham Zoo is like a lot of tourism entities — it is hemorrhaging money. The zoo, a non-profit organization, is home to approximately...

GoFundMe Backs Workers at OvenBird and Hot & Hot

In one week, a GoFundMe campaign by the owners of the companion Birmingham restaurants OvenBird and Hot and Hot Fish Club has raised more...

Crisis Damage to Tourism — 10 Percent of the Ala. Economy

The Alabama tourism industry, which reached a high of $15.5 billion in 2018 and accounted for 10 percent of the total state economy, is...

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