Category: Local Scenes Stuff

Everything posts about local area news and events is here!

Alabama, Hyundai Have Huge Week In Marvel Cinematic Universe

Post by Michael Tomberlin from Alabama NewsCenter Last week was a big one for Alabama in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The fictional Alabama town of Haven Hills was the setting for a key […]

Anniston To Honor 60th Anniversary Of Freedom Rides In Alabama With 2-Day Celebration

Three of the original Freedom Riders plan to make another trip to the city of Anniston this weekend – this time to be honored in recognition of the 60th anniversary of the historic rides. RELATED: Alabama Legacy Moment: […]

Auburn University Researcher Demonstrates NASA Satellite’s Ability To Observe Forest Health

Lana Narine, an assistant professor of geospatial analytics in the Auburn University School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, is part of a research team whose recent study presented a breakthrough in the capabilities […]

Wetumpka Readying For Impact HGTV’s ‘Home Town Takeover’ Will Bring

Post by Jennifer Kornegay from Alabama NewsCenter When Freddie Lynn and Webb Smith met at church, they quickly became friends, thanks in part to complementary careers; Lynn is an architect with Goodwyn Mills […]

Watch Sylacauga Native David Merlin On Penn & Teller Fool Us

Last night, Sylacauga magician David Merlin appeared on The CW show Penn & Teller Fool Us.  Below, watch his performance and see if he fooled them.  Plus watch David Merlin talk about […]

7 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do In Alabama

Just off the Gulf of Mexico in the Southeastern United States sits Alabama, home of the Crimson Tide and Mobile Bay. Despite a long and rich history of American music, food, and […]

SAIL Delivers Strong Academic Gains In Challenging Environment

Post by Nancy Prater from Alabama NewsCenter The pandemic forced many schools to switch to remote learning in spring 2020. But it also forced a virtual shift in critical summer academic programs. […]

Southern Company, Apple Launch Propel Center Digital Learning Hub In Atlanta

Southern Company and Apple joined educators and community stakeholders on Jan. 13 in announcing a partnership to launch the Propel Center, a new digital learning hub, business incubator and global innovation headquarters in Atlanta for students […]

Strained Birmingham Hospitals ‘Implore You To Help Us In This Fight’ Against COVID-19

Post by Donna Cope from Alabama NewsCenter The holidays are supposed to be the happiest time of year but, for many across our state and nation, this season of joy is fraught […]

Come Out To Halloween At Glenwood Terrace Trick-Or-Treating 2020

With the City of Anniston encouraging trick-or-treating this year, Halloween at Glenwood Terrace is a go!  The streets of Glenwood Terrace will once again be transformed into Alabama’s biggest Halloween street party. […]

%d bloggers like this: