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Take Your Dog to Work Day


Published: Sat, 17 Jun 2017 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: There are a few tips if you want to take your dog to work. First make sure that it's okay with your boss, and that none of your coworkers have pet allergies. Your pet should be healthy and up to date on all its shots, and well behaved. And puppy-proof you..


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Steve Flowers on Booze and County


Published: Thu, 15 Jun 2017 16:28:29 +0000
Summary: One of the most legendary dirty tricks ever played on a legislator still reverberates 60 years later.....


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Steve Flowers on Harry Truman


Published: Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:54:43 +0000
Summary: The year 1948 was a pivotal year in Alabama and Southern politics.....


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Pet Appreciation Week


Published: Sat, 10 Jun 2017 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: We found our little dog, Ivy, sitting in a bed of ivy beside our house when she was a year old - she lived to be about 20. When she was a teenager we would take her to the beach. She loved the warm sand which was easy on her arthritis. She has been gone f..


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Huntsville's "Eggbeater Jesus" is Getting a Facelift


Published: Tue, 06 Jun 2017 23:36:54 +0000
Summary: The city of Huntsville is getting ready to temporarily say goodbye to a local icon. Since the 1970's, a mosaic has dominated the skyline downtown. It has also earned a nickname that has been a real head scratcher for those not familiar with the mosaic. Th..


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Raymond and Lily - A Love Story


Published: Sat, 03 Jun 2017 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: Losing a pet you love is traumatic enough, but it's particularly difficult when your pet is 20 years old and handicapped. Of course, the lost pet also may endure hardship - in Lily's case, outside in rain and heat, unable to see or hear. This is one reuni..


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Steve Flowers on Race and Religion in Alabama Politics


Published: Tue, 30 May 2017 16:30:05 +0000
Summary: Throughout the course of Alabama political history, there have been two pervasive and prevailing issues - race and religion. The race issue has remained dormant in Alabama politics for most of the first half of the 20th century.....


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Steve Flowers on John Sparkman


Published: Tue, 30 May 2017 16:22:32 +0000
Summary: In 1946, Senator John Bankhead died in office; this created a unique situation for John Sparkman. He sought the vacant senate seat, yet remained on the ballot for his house seat. Sparkman beat the field handily with a strong backing from labor unions - wi..


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President Trump's Budget: Who Benefits?


Published: Mon, 29 May 2017 22:48:47 +0000
Summary: When Donald Trump won the presidency many were curious to see who would be the big winners and the big losers. It looks like Alabama’s defense industry may do very well when the upcoming budget is hashed out. President Trump issued a preliminary budget ..


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Pet-in-Hot-Car Bill


Published: Sat, 27 May 2017 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: Twenty-four states have laws regarding animals left unattended in hot cars, including two southern states (Tennessee and Florida). That leaves eight states in the south and southeast without legal protection for pets trapped in hot cars, including Alabama..


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Alabama Midwives Wait To Come Out Of The Shadows


Published: Thu, 25 May 2017 18:36:58 +0000
Summary: It looks like the 2017 legislative session ended with big news for expectant mothers in Alabama. After thirteen years of lobbying, lawmakers voted to let midwives can come out of the shadows and practice legally in the state. APR’s Pat Duggins has more ..


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U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne on Red Snapper Season


Published: Thu, 25 May 2017 14:27:59 +0000
Summary: This year’s federal red snapper season on the Gulf Coast is scheduled to begin a week from today. And it’s scheduled to end just 72 hours later. That short season has outraged anglers and business owners on Alabama’s coast – and it has U.S. lawmak..


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Don't Delay - Neuter-Spay


Published: Sat, 20 May 2017 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: The American Veterinary Medical Association reports that handling unwanted pet animals costs as much as $1 billion annually in the U.S. But the greatest cost is loss of life. Statistics show that only three of the seven cute puppies in this picture would ..


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Steve Flowers on Lister Hill


Published: Thu, 18 May 2017 17:31:43 +0000
Summary: Senator Lister Hill is probably our greatest U.S. senator in history. Most of the rural hospitals in America and Alabama were built during his legislation.....


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Be Prepared (The Pet Version)


Published: Sat, 13 May 2017 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: The great things about a dog park are the fenced areas where you can play off-leash with your pet. Be a responsible owner by making sure your dog is up-to-date on all shots, and clean up after your pet. Another responsible thing for every owner to do is t..


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Steve Flowers on the Political Boogeyman


Published: Thu, 11 May 2017 21:36:13 +0000
Summary: Hired political guns have a reputation for success and meanness. These hired guns would usually find somebody or some entity to create fear and hatred against. In political terms, it's called "finding the boogeyman and running against him..."..


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Alabama Coal: More Questions Than Answers


Published: Tue, 09 May 2017 23:54:52 +0000
Summary: Coal was once king here in Alabama. But federal regulations and rising prices have forced changes in Alabama’s energy economy. This impacts both the industries that need a source of energy and the coal workers who make a living supplying that need. This..


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Alabama Coal: Past and Present


Published: Mon, 08 May 2017 22:23:43 +0000
Summary: There were a number of audiences being targeted during the race for the Presidency. One that hits home here in Alabama were coal workers. That energy source was once Alabama’s lifeblood. However, new regulations and new energy sources are changing the s..


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Allergy Awareness Month


Published: Sat, 06 May 2017 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: Pets love to play among the tall grasses, but grass and weed pollen can provoke an adverse reaction in some pets. Paying attention to where your pet has been spending its time will be helpful if you need to figure out the cause of an allergic reaction. **..


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Best Documentary "...and justice for all." Alabama Public Radio


Published: Sat, 06 May 2017 11:49:42 +0000
Summary: Alabama’s prison system and justice system are in the national spotlight and not for good reasons. The State’s prisons are one hundred percent overcapacity. Alabama is criticized for spending the least amount of money per inmate per day for rehabilita..


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Sounds from Sixteenth Street Baptist Church


Published: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:51:58 +0000
Summary: Birmingham’s Sixteenth Street Baptist Church held a ceremony yesterday afternoon commemorating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Loretta Lynch was the keynote speaker at the ceremony, delivering her final speech as the United States Att..


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Dog Flu


Published: Sat, 14 Jan 2017 14:45:00 +0000
Summary: Canine influenza - or dog flu - is a highly contagious virus transmitted to a healthy dog from an infected animal that is coughing or sneezing, or by contact with contaminated bowls, leashes, bedding, even toys used by an infected pet. *******************..


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"...and justice for all."


Published: Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:16:53 +0000
Summary: “…I met some good people in there and some evil, evil people.” Randall Padgett spent three years on Alabama’s death row for a crime he didn’t commit. If you think he’s the only one with a complaint about the state’s justice system, critics s..


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Alabama loses football title to Clemson


Published: Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:21:51 +0000
Summary: Alabama head coach Nick Saban will have to wait until next season to try to tie the national championship record of the legendary Bear Bryant. The Crimson Tide lost the College Football Playoff Championship to Clemson in a game that came down to some crit..


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Brrrr! Is Your Best Friend Cold?


Published: Sat, 07 Jan 2017 14:45:00 +0000
Summary: Some pets can handle wintry conditions better than others, but even pets that stay outdoors most of the time need shelter, a place where they can curl up and be protected from low temperatures, wind, and rain, snow and sleet. ***************************..


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AL NAACP President Simelton on Sit-in, Arrest, Sen. Sessions Confirmation


Published: Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:04:45 +0000
Summary: As Alabama’s junior U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions prepares for confirmation hearings next week to become the country’s next Attorney General, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is doing everything they can to prevent it. Earli..


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Happy New Year's Eve


Published: Sat, 31 Dec 2016 14:45:00 +0000
Summary: As you enter the New Year, remember who or what helped make the old year special. Your furry companion is there to share the good times - and even the times that are not so good. So if you make resolutions, make some that will benefit both of you and help..


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The Animals at the Manger


Published: Sat, 24 Dec 2016 14:45:00 +0000
Summary: Christmas is a time for caring and sharing - especially with our family and friends. And it all began over two thousand years ago! *******************..


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Pets as Christmas Gifts?


Published: Sat, 17 Dec 2016 14:45:00 +0000
Summary: A few weeks after Christmas every year, pets who were surprise gifts end up in animal shelters, already in need of another new home. It's traumatic enough for an animal to be in a shelter the first time, but doubly so to end up there again so soon. If you..


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"...and justice for all." -- A Series by Alabama Public Radio


Published: Fri, 16 Dec 2016 16:44:34 +0000
Summary: The four person Alabama Public Radio news team, with no budget, spent six months researching and producing this series on justice and prison reform. Within weeks of airing the first parts of this series, the U.S. Justice Department announced an investigat..


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Pet Holiday Travel


Published: Sat, 10 Dec 2016 14:45:00 +0000
Summary: For their safety as well as your own, pets should not be allowed to roam freely in a moving vehicle. One option is a restraint that connects to a seat belt and attaches to the pet's harness. Your furry friend can stand or lie down, but will not distract t..


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"...and justice for all."


Published: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:54:14 +0000
Summary: “…I met some good people in there and some evil, evil people.” Randall Padgett spent three years on Alabama’s death row for a crime he didn’t commit. If you think he’s the only one with a complaint about the state’s justice system, critics s..


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The Secret Life of Santas


Published: Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:28:18 +0000
Summary: Some things happen like clockwork this time of year. Trimming the Christmas tree, long lines at the shopping mall—and for parents of small children, there’s the traditional photo with the kids on Santa’s lap. There are plenty of children waiting to ..


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Gifts for Pet People


Published: Sat, 03 Dec 2016 14:45:00 +0000
Summary: Gifts for pet people are easy to find, and they don't have to be expensive. One year my sister-in-law cross-stitched a cat picture on a pillow; I still use the pillow and enjoy it all year long! ***********..


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Prison Reform: Health Care in Alabama's Prisons


Published: Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:25:00 +0000
Summary: Alabama’s prison system has been in the news a lot this year, and not for good reasons. Violence, inmate riots, allegations of mismanagement and corruption and a failed prison building plan in the state legislature have all pointed out plenty of problem..


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Here Comes Christmas!


Published: Sat, 26 Nov 2016 14:45:00 +0000
Summary: That cute little face peeking out between the limbs of the Christmas tree is trouble in the making. Taking care to keep your pets safe around the holiday trimmings will help to make all the seasons of the year happy ones. ******************..


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Thanksgiving and Your Pet


Published: Sat, 19 Nov 2016 14:45:00 +0000
Summary: Sharing Thanksgiving foods with your best friend (or friends) is fine, as long as you make sure it's safe for them. Just give them small amounts, and they will enjoy the treat! ********************..


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Animal Shelter Appreciation Week


Published: Sat, 12 Nov 2016 14:45:00 +0000
Summary: The reason this little cat (along with its fellow shelter residents) has a chance for a new forever home and a loving owner is because the shelter workers are there to feed her and take care of her until her new owner finds her. That's something to apprec..


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Painting the Political Picture: Editorial Cartoons in Alabama


Published: Mon, 07 Nov 2016 19:32:51 +0000
Summary: Alabama was a popular destination for those seeking the presidency this year. Republicans and Democrats made it a point to visit the Yellowhammer State to try and keep it red or turn it blue. This of course means news coverage, which in turn, brings out c..


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Future of State Parks at stake with Amendment 2


Published: Mon, 07 Nov 2016 18:55:25 +0000
Summary: Voters in Alabama and the rest of the country head to the polls tomorrow to help determine the next President of the United States. But that won’t be the only issue citizens in the Yellowhammer State have on the ballot. APR’s MacKenzie Bates has more ..


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Adopt a Senior Pet


Published: Sat, 05 Nov 2016 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: Senior pets in animal shelters have a tough time finding homes. Just being in a shelter may be traumatic if they are accustomed to a home and a caring owner. Consider sharing your home with one of these "experienced" pets! **********************..


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Feet to Faith: Alabama Students Help With Louisiana Flood Recovery


Published: Thu, 03 Nov 2016 14:36:04 +0000
Summary: The Louisiana floods didn’t completely destroy Katherine’s Ray home. But it came close. Students from the University of Alabama and Troy University are using hammers to tear down what’s left. “I would say by the time we arrived on the scene, thing..


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Hero Dog Award Winner 2016


Published: Sat, 29 Oct 2016 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: The Emerging Hero category honors the partnership that often develops between human and dog. Some of these animals are trained in such areas as detection of diseases such as cancer, others are just pets who, without any special training, instinctively ass..


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Cuba Week at the University of Alabama


Published: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:28:01 +0000
Summary: This week, the University of Alabama celebrates its third annual Cuba Week. APR student reporter Allison Mollenkamp has more… UA’s Cuba Week offers an array of opportunities for the public to immerse themselves in Cuban history and culture. There will..


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Perfect Dog Owner


Published: Sat, 22 Oct 2016 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: When we adopt a dog we think we're doing it a favor, giving it a home. What do they give us in return? It has been proven that pets can make us happier and healthier people. They give us companionship and loyalty and acceptance. What a bargain! **********..


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A Look at the Traditions of the University of Alabama's Million Dollar Band


Published: Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:42:00 +0000
Summary: When it comes to Alabama’s Million Dollar Band, each week fans get a chance to see the music and marching come together at halftime. Here’s what you don’t see. Football fans take a break during the week after each game. Alabama’s marching band doe..


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Pets in the Storm


Published: Sat, 15 Oct 2016 13:45:00 +0000
Summary: If you wonder how you can help the pets in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, the answer is to make a donation to one of the many organizations that are working in the storm area. And consider adopting a pet. Every animal that is adopted from a shelter o..


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Prison Reform: Alabama's overcrowding problem


Published: Fri, 14 Oct 2016 20:32:04 +0000
Summary: Alabama’s prison system has been in the news a lot this year, and not for good reasons. Inmate riots, as well as allegations of mismanagement and corruption have pointed out plenty of problems. The Alabama Public Radio news team has spent the past sever..


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Voices from Roy Moore's Ethics Trial


Published: Tue, 11 Oct 2016 14:22:31 +0000
Summary: Roy Moore is no longer serving as the Chief Justice of Alabama. On September 30, a majority of the Alabama Court of the Judiciary decided to suspend Moore for the remainder of his six-year term as punishment for ethics violations. The charges relate to Mo..


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Wildfires Raging Throughout Alabama


Published: Tue, 11 Oct 2016 14:13:44 +0000
Summary: Forest fires have been chewing through acres of land throughout Alabama. APR student reporter Parker Branton has more. On Sunday alone, there were 65 active forest fires burning through the state. The Alabama Forestry Commission is working around the cloc..


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