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Latest News | Apr. 1 2020

Pressing on through the crisis: Taking care of yourself, others in difficult times

By Margaret Colson The Alabama Baptist   How can I maintain a healthy and balanced lifestyle during the COVID-19 crisis? How can I keep... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 30 2020

YMCA of Greater Birmingham offering crisis child care at several locations

Health care workers, emergency responders and other essential personnel going to work during the coronavirus pandemic are getting help with child... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 27 2020

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey closes nonessential businesses statewide; Ainsworth calls for swifter action

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced today (March 27) that all nonessential businesses statewide are... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 13 2020

Alabama confirms first cases of COVID-19; state of emergency declared

Updated March 13, 5:25 p.m.: The second confirmed case of COVID-19 in Alabama has been reported in Jefferson County, according to the Alabama... [READ MORE]

Health | Mar. 10 2020

COVID-19: What’s the difference between pandemic, epidemic and outbreak?

EDITOR’S NOTE: Today (March 11, 2020), World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announced that COVID-19... [READ MORE]

Abortion | Feb. 26 2020

US Senate fails to advance born alive, pain capable child protections

The U.S. Senate failed Feb. 25 to approve protections for unborn babies late in their mothers’ pregnancies and newborns who survive abortions.... [READ MORE]

Events Promotion | Feb. 14 2020

Valentine’s Day reminds us to celebrate the greatest love of all

By Denise George Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Since the 5th century, St. Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14) has been a holiday to celebrate romance.... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Feb. 7 2020

Alabama School of the Arts Presents Dr. Ellen Elder Piano Recital Feb. 20

The Alabama School of the Arts at University of Mobile presents Ellen Elder in recital as part of the university’s third annual Piano Festival.... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Feb. 7 2020

RNs Can Earn College Credit for Work Experiences in Online RN to BSN Program at University of Mobile

Registered nurses can earn college clinical credit for their work experiences in the online RN to BSN program at the University of Mobile. This... [READ MORE]

Breaking News | Nov. 22 2019

UM alum, dean Lonnie Burnett steps into role of president

University of Mobile (UM) alumnus Lonnie A. Burnett was named president of the university Nov. 22 after serving six months as interim president.... [READ MORE]