Southwest will resume more flights from BHM, Coastal Alabama Community College offering some free tuition, fees

Southwest will resume more flights from BHM
Southwest Airlines will resume nonstop flights from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport to both Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Houston William P. Hobby International Airport. The flights will resume Sept. 7, with the Birmingham to Houston flight operating four times a week and the Baltimore/Washington flight operating once a week. The latter route will increase to four times a week in October. – Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport

Coastal Alabama Community College offering some free tuition, fees
Coastal Alabama Community College will use $8 million in CARES Act funds to give registered students up to six credit hours, tuition and fees free while grant funds last. That’s up to $972 per registered students. Students must apply for admission by Aug. 6.  – Fox 10

Once an intern, ASU grad now owns the TV station
April Ross, an Alabama State University graduate, once interned at WJCN-33. She bought the TV station, which can be seen in 11 counties in west Georgia and east Alabama, in May. – Black Enterprise

Taziki’s founder opens new concept in Hoover
Keith Richards, who founded the Taziki’s Mediterranean Café chain, opened a new restaurant, Greek Street, in Hoover this week. It’s a fast-casual restaurant inspired by urban street food in Athens, Greece. The menu includes bowls, salads and gyros. –

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