Citronelle curfew starts tonight

Staff Joining other cities throughout the state, Citronelle will start its 10 p.m. – 5 a.m. curfew today and will extend 1.5 miles outside the city limits covering the police jurisdiction.

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CDC recommendation regarding cloth face coverings

Center for Disease Control and Prevention On the CDC website new recommendations are listed regarding face masks in “areas of significant community-based transmission”. CDC continues to study the spread and effects of the novel coronavirus across the United States.  We now know from recent studies that a significant portion of individuals with coronavirus lack symptoms…

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Alabama governor issues stay-at-home order

Staff As COVID-19 cases rise to nearly 1,500 and Alabama’s death cases reach 38, Gov. Kay Ivey issued a state-wide stay-at-home order, except for “essential activities”, effective Saturday at 5 p.m. Governor Ivey said COVID-19 poses an “imminent threat” to our way of life.

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Mobile County has fourth confirmed death from COVID-19

Press release from MCHD MOBILE — The Mobile County Health Department (MCHD) is reporting the death of a patient who previously tested positive for COVID-19. This event marks the fourth death of a Mobile County resident. The individual was a 64-year-old male. He had a history of underlying medical conditions. He presented to the hospital…

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Death of third Mobile County resident from COVID-19 confirmed

MCHD press release MOBILE — The Mobile County Health Department (MCHD) is reporting the death of a patient who previously tested positive for COVID-19. This event marks the third death of a Mobile County resident. The individual was a 56-year-old male. He had a history of underlying medical conditions.

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ADOR warns of scams related to upcoming stimulus checks

Unedited press release MONTGOMERY, March 29, 2020 ­– The Alabama Department of Revenue would like to remind taxpayers to be vigilant about protecting their personal and financial information. Scammers and fraudsters take advantage of honest taxpayers through calls to action using phishing emails and other methods seeking this type of information. Criminals are always looking…

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Gov. Kay Ivey closing nonessential businesses statewide

Call News Staff MONTGOMERY  – Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has announced today that all nonessential businesses statewide are to be closed starting starting at 5 p.m. on March 28. All nonessential businesses will be closed until April 17. Gov. Ivey specifically says she and her assembled task force do not want to shut down businesses…

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Death of first Mobile County resident from COVID-19 confirmed

Unedited press release from MCHD MOBILE — The Mobile County Health Department (MCHD) is reporting the death of a patient who previously tested positive for COVID-19. This event marks the first death of a Mobile County resident. “We are very sad this virus has taken the life of a member of our community,” said Dr.…

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More Mobile County residents confirmed for COVID-19

MOBILE — According to a news release from the Mobile County Health Department as of 10 a.m. today, the fourth and fifth positive test results for cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus in Mobile County residents have been confirmed. The complete list for statewide confirmed cases is on the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) website:…

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Governor Ivey delays state income tax filings

Montgomery – The state income tax filing due date is extended from April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020. Taxpayers can also defer state income tax payments due on April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020, without penalties and interest, regardless of the amount owed. This deferment applies to all taxpayers, including individuals, trusts and…

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