Mobile City Council plans resolution regarding legislative bill

By ARTHUR L. MACK Staff Writer MOBILE — Mobile City Council members are in the process of submitting a resolution urging the Alabama State Legislature to reconsider a bill that could seriously affect tax dollars that are currently coming into the city. According to assistant city attorney Florence Kessler, the bill that has been introduced,…

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Gov. Ivey issues state of emergency in preparation for winter weather

STAFF REPORT Gov. Kay Ivey issued a state of emergency that went into effect Monday at 6 p.m. for all Alabama counties in preparation for potential severe winter weather. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for a large portion of Alabama in anticipation of snow, sleet and freezing rain in and near the areas…

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Citizens express support for Richardson as council president

By ARTHUR L. MACK Staff Writer MOBILE — A large number of people came out in support of Mobile City Councilman Fred Richardson for city council president and two people addressed the council reiterating their support during Tuesday’s city council meeting. First, Kevin Ball addressed the council, saying Richardson has his full support as council…

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