Category: Digest

Daily News Digest – August 6, 2020
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Daily News Digest – August 6, 2020

COVID-19 update; 'We are their safe place.' Child abuse reporting dropped when schools closed; Census deadline moved up, Alabama officials urge for more responses; Capitol negotiators still still trying on virus aid; Space Camp exceeds goal, will remain open

Daily News Digest – August 5, 2020
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Daily News Digest – August 5, 2020

COVID-19 update; Bedsole, Penhale go to runoff in HD49; Alabama eviction cases rose in June, expected to keep increasing; Report shows Alabama has lowest family insurance premiums; Shelby 'bullish' in effort to grow FBI's Huntsville presence

Daily Digest – August 3, 2020
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Daily Digest – August 3, 2020

Good morning! Here’s your Daily News for Monday, August 3. 1. COVID-19 update There were 3,533 new COVID-19 cases confirmed Saturday and Sunday, bringing the total since March to 88,811, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health. The website BamaTracker, an independent site that analyzes ADPH data, noted that of 2,031 cases added Sunday, 532 were in...

Weekend Digest –  August 2, 2020
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Weekend Digest – August 2, 2020

Good afternoon and welcome to August! Here’s your Daily News for Sunday, August 2. 1. COVID-19 surge extends wait time for test results in Alabama A surge in coronavirus cases has overwhelmed Alabama’s ability to provide test results within the expected 2- to 3-day turnaround, state health regulators said Friday. The current turnaround time for most...

Daily News Digest – July 31, 2020
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Daily News Digest – July 31, 2020

Good morning! Here’s your Daily News for Friday, July 31. 1. COVID-19 update The number of Alabamians hospitalized with COVID-19 symptoms continued to hover around 1,600 on Thursday for the fourth day in a row. About 10,070 people in the state have been hospitalized since the pandemic began in March, the Alabama Department of Public...

Daily News Digest – July 30, 2020
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Daily News Digest – July 30, 2020

Good morning! Todd is taking an overdue vacation so you will be seeing my name in the coming days. Here’s your Daily News for Thursday, July 30. 1. COVID-19 update/ Face mask order extended to most Alabama students Gov. Kay Ivey on Wednesday extended the statewide face mask order until Aug. 31 and will require...