BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday announced that Hagerstown, Indiana-based Autocar will invest $120 million to expand and open a manufacturing plant in Jefferson County. The company will build heavy-duty cab-over-engine trucks in an existing one million-square-foot complex located in both Center... Read More.
OPELIKA, Ala. - The Baxter manufacturing facility in Opelika has significantly expanded. Governor Kay Ivey attended a ribbon cutting on Tuesday recognizing the expansion that brings the total current size of the Opelika facility to 400,000 square feet, roughly the size of seven football... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The unemployment rate in the state of Alabama is at a near ten-year low. As recently announced by Governor Kay Ivey, Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted July unemployment rate was 4.5%. This is well below July 2016’s rate of 5.8%.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - From the deserts of the Middle East to urban centers across Asia and villages dotting the European countryside, vehicles made in Alabama are making a lasting impression.
TORONTO, ONTARIO - Canadian-based Alabama Graphite Corp. is one step closer to beginning its planned mining operation in Coosa County near Weogufka.
More and more Americans are spending their golden years on the job. Almost 19 percent of people 65 or older were working at least part time in the second quarter of 2017, according to the U.S. jobs report released July 14. The age group’s employment/population... Read More.
VANCE, Ala. - A Spanish auto supplier is moving forward with a $30 million wheel assembly factory in Tuscaloosa County, a project that will create more than 70 jobs.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The Sylacauga City Council approved a tax abatement request from Pursell Agri-Tech, LLC during its scheduled meeting Tuesday night.
SYLACAUGA, Ala.- It feels like not a day goes by without the announcement of new industry, shopping centers, and more jobs possibly coming to Sylacauga.