July 12, 2017

Governor Ivey Signs Executive Order Regarding Task Forces, Commissions and Councils Created by Executive Order

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed Executive Order 3 disbanding 18 task forces, commissions and councils established by the previous administration. “I believe strongly that my role is to make decisions and lead, not kick the can down the road. I am choosing to tackle some of the
July 10, 2017

Governor Ivey Appoints George Day to 16th Judicial Circuit in Etowah County

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey announced on Monday the appointment of George C. Day, Jr. as a judge on Alabama’s Sixteenth Judicial Circuit in Etowah County. Judge Day is filling the seat of retiring Circuit Judge Allen Millican. “I am proud to appoint George Day as a circuit court judge
Governor Ivey Appoints Lynn Beshear as Commissioner of the Department of Mental Health; Announces Additional Cabinet and Staff Changes
July 6, 2017

Governor Ivey Appoints Lynn Beshear as Commissioner of the Department of Mental Health; Announces Additional Cabinet and Staff Changes

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey has appointed Lynn Beshear as Commissioner of the Alabama Department of Mental Health. “I am honored to appoint Lynn Beshear as Commissioner of the Department of Mental Health,” Governor Ivey said. “Through active participation in securing mental health services in the River Region, Lynn understands
July 5, 2017

James Taylor Pursell Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, James “Jimmy” Taylor Pursell was born on July 3, 1930 in Talladega, Alabama. Mr. Pursell attended Auburn University and graduated in 1952 with a degree in business administration. After graduation, he spent four years in the Air Force as a bombardier/navigator during the
July 1, 2017

National Baton Twirling Week

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the baton twirling movement has affected the lives of American girls and boys, and now has nearly one-half million active participants; and WHEREAS, baton twirling has been instrumental in building the confidence and character of these young people, and has provided guidance and
July 1, 2017

Canada Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, Canada’s national holiday is celebrated on July 1st. Canadians across the country and around the world show their pride in their history, culture and achievements; and WHEREAS, In June of 1868, Governor General Lord Monck signed a proclamation that requested all Her Majesty’s
July 1, 2017

Alabama High School All-Star Sports Week

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the state of Alabama supports the concept of the student athlete and the benefits that athletic programs provide the youth of our state; and WHEREAS, Montgomery will be the host city for the 21st annual Alabama All-Star Sports Week, July 16th through July
July 1, 2017

Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo Days

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo is the Official Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo in the State of Alabama; and WHEREAS, 260 individuals participated in the first Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo held in 1929, and WHEREAS, since that time, the Alabama Deep Sea