February 28, 2018

World Thinking Day

February 28, 2018

Women in Construction Week

February 28, 2018

Problem Gambling Awareness Month

February 28, 2018

Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month

February 28, 2018

Governor Ivey Announces New Lumber Manufacturing Facility to Create 110 Jobs in Pike County

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey announced on Wednesday that Rex Lumber Co. plans to build a state-of-the-art lumber manufacturing facility in Pike County, creating more than 110 jobs and providing a significant economic boost to the region’s forest products industry. Rex Lumber projects the total capital cost of the new
February 27, 2018

Governor Ivey Comments on Senate Passage of State Employee Cost of Living Raise

MONTGOMERY – Earlier today the Alabama State Senate approved Governor Kay Ivey’s request for a pay raise for all state employees. Governor Ivey released the following statement about the Senate’s action. “We depend on state employees every day – after a decade without a pay increase, it is time we
February 27, 2018

Alabama First Class Pre-K Alumni Outperforming Peers According to New Study
Review of 2016 Third Grade Standardized State Test Results Shows Participation in Alabama First Class Pre-K Leads to Gains in Proficiency for Children in Poverty and Racial/Ethnic Minorities

MONTGOMERY – Students who voluntarily participated in Alabama’s high-quality First Class Pre-K program are more likely to be proficient in reading and math than their peers, according to a new study of Alabama third graders. This finding was especially true for minority children and children living in poverty. “These findings
February 26, 2018

Prescribed Fire Awareness Month

February 22, 2018

NASA Day

Governor Ivey Appointed to National Space Council Advisory Group
February 21, 2018

Governor Ivey Appointed to National Space Council Advisory Group

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey was appointed on Wednesday to the National Space Council’s Users Advisory Group by Vice President Mike Pence upon her being nominated by Senator Richard Shelby. NASA recently established the Users Advisory Group (UAG) to advise and inform the National Space Council on a broad range