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Weekend Digest- May 17, 2020
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Weekend Digest- May 17, 2020

Good afternoon and Happy Sunday! Here’s your Daily News for May 17. 1. Prison building plans inch forward  Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey’s administration inched forward with a plan to lease three mega-prisons built by private companies as the Department of Corrections on Friday opened bids from two companies seeking the contracts. Ivey’s office said they are...

Weekend Digest- May 10, 2020
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Weekend Digest- May 10, 2020

Good afternoon and Happy Mother’s Day! Shout out to all the hard working and inspiring women out there, and a special shout out to my own mother who I wouldn’t be where I am today without. Love you, Mom!! Here’s your Daily News for May 10. 1. Lawmakers send Ivey $7.2B education budget, plan to return...

18 deaths, 85 COVID-19 cases at veterans home
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18 deaths, 85 COVID-19 cases at veterans home

By CAROLINE BECK, Alabama Daily News MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Alabama Veterans Affairs Commissioner Kent Davis gave an update on the state of veterans affairs services and veterans homes on Friday during an online press conference. All 51 veteran’s affairs offices across the state are undergoing assessments to see which can open to customer services on...