Parenting 17 April '17
Montevallo and Cullman mayors proclaimed April 23 to 29 as Parental Alienation Prevention Week, urged citizens to raise awareness through the “Bubbles for Love” campaign.
Infant 27 March '17
Baby boxes help protect newborn babies from dying, as well as help parents understand safe sleeping habits.
Body 10 March '17
Alabama, Chicago, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma are just some of the states experiencing a rise in mumps cases in recent months.
School 10 February '17
Alabama Governor Robert Bentley called for more funds for prisons and pre-kindergarten education.
Family Life 30 November '16
A daycare center was wiped out completely after tornadoes hit Alabama.
Teens/Young Adults 16 November '16
An Alabama teenager was kept on the basement of their home by his adoptive parents.
Toddler 19 October '16
Kaytlin Brown, a clinical assistant at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, saw Rebecca Lewis and her alleged kidnapper, West Hogs, while she was walking down a hallway at the hospital on Oct. 10. Brown saw Lewis’ photo in an AMBER Alert poster via Facebook moments before seeing the child with Hogs in the hospital.
K-12 Reform 12 October '16
Are districts that have physical disciplinary school rules a disgrace to education? Recent study agrees.
Fun & Games 16 August '16
Following the death of Caleb Schwab, Alabama remains to be one of the six states without federal regulations on amusement parks. Kansas authorities don't expect the inspection system to change because Schwab's death is seen as a rare incident.
Music.Art.STEM 11 July '16
The shortage of teachers stemmed from the 2008 recession, a time when plenty of educators were laid off. Teachers have departed big urban districts and transferred to less impoverished districts that offer higher wages.
Politics 7 July '16
The 13-state coalition has asked a federal court in Texas to stop the Obama transgender bathroom policy's enforcement while the lawsuit is ongoing. Texas AG Ken Paxton said the Obama administration is equating the term "sex" with "gender identity" in federal laws.
Behavior 24 June '16
A Barney costume head gets stuck on a teenager in Alabama.
School 3 June '16
An Alabama middle school teacher was suspended for distributing a math test paper that cited gangs, shootings, and prostitution as well as names of people racially-linked such as Tyrone, Ramon, and Leroy.
Pregnancy 6 May '16
Alabama lawmakers have passed a bill that restricts abortion clinics from the vicinity of public schools. Alabama is the latest of the U.S. states to take action against abortion.
School 15 April '16
Alabama teachers will be getting a bump in pay as part of the state's new $6.3 billion education budget.
School 6 April '16
While others primarily focus on diets or food intake to improve their overall health, a health official from Alabama says that education, as well as the community, are important in promoting better health and living, ultimately leading to a better future.
School 6 April '16
A medical officer disclosed that early access to education and improved neighborhoods contribute to the health of the citizens.
Health/Nutrition 23 July '15
A recent study has published that the rise in autism cases across the United States may be due to semantics.
Health/Nutrition 24 April '15
Medical Marijuana is of urgent necessity to the health of a little girl in Wisconsin. So much so that her family is willing to move to Colorado to access the controversial drug, according to Yahoo! Parenting.
Parenting 3 April '15
An Alabama baby born without a nose is perfect in his mother's eyes. The one-month old baby's mother, Brandi McGlathery, did not let Eli's condition get in the way of feeling so proud of her baby.