September 29, 2017

Governor Ivey Announces Special Election Dates for House District 4

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Friday, September 29, signed a proclamation to set the special election dates for House District 4. Governor Ivey set the primary for Tuesday, December 12, 2017, runoff Tuesday, February 27, 2018 and the general election Tuesday, May 15, 2018. If there is no need
September 28, 2017

World Environmental Health Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the field of environmental health provides important services to the citizens of Alabama and the world by ensuring the purity of food, milk, shellfish, water, air and other factors that contribute to their personal community environments; and WHEREAS, the field of environmental health
September 28, 2017

Pro Bono Month

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, in a democratic society, access to justice is a fundamental and essential right; however, records show that one in every four of the more than 900,000 Alabamians living in poverty experience legal problems with the majority of these being civil problems, consumer issues
September 28, 2017

Principals Month

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the Alabama Association of Elementary School Administrators, the Alabama Association of Middle School Principals, and the Alabama Association of Secondary School Principals have declared October 2017, as National Principals Month in coordination with the efforts of the National Association of Elementary School Principals
September 28, 2017

Pharmacy Technician Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, pharmacy is one of the oldest of the health professions concerned with the health and well-being of all people; and WHEREAS, today, there are over 16,300 pharmacy technicians registered to practice in Alabama, of which more than 4,400 have obtained national certification; and
September 28, 2017

Pharmacists Month

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, pharmacy is one of the oldest of the health professions concerned with the health and well-being of all people; and WHEREAS, today, there are over 300,000 pharmacists practicing in the United States, with more than 8,900 practicing in Alabama, providing services to assure
September 28, 2017

National Hunting and Fishing Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, Alabama has a rich and storied tradition of hunting and angling, that dates back further than the state itself and carries forward to this day; and WHEREAS, Alabama’s sportsmen and women were among the first conservationists to support the establishment of the Department
September 28, 2017

Manufacturing Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, recognizing October 6, 2017, as Manufacturing Day in Alabama is an effective way to highlight the importance of manufacturing to the economy and to draw attention to the many rewarding, high-skill jobs available in manufacturing; and WHEREAS, Manufacturing Day is an opportunity to
September 28, 2017

Health Information Technology Week

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the Alabama Chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (AL HIMSS) has a diverse membership spread throughout Alabama; and WHEREAS, AL HIMSS members represent hospitals, managed care organizations, integrated delivery systems, and non-profit healthcare organizations, as well as government agencies such
September 28, 2017

Beef Month

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the beef cattle business in Alabama is one of the state’s largest agricultural industries, representing a $2.5 billion industry; and WHEREAS, cash receipts from the sale of cattle and calves in 2016 reached $480.8 million, which ranks second behind broilers among Alabama farm