Daily Archives: March 31, 2009

Alabama Environmental Council Holds Green Tie Affair

The Alabama Environmental Council will hold it’s 13th annual Green Tie Affair Thursday, April 2, at the Flower Stems Loft, in Birmingham, 213 Arrington Blvd. South. The affair will begin at 6:30 p.m. with cocktails. A silent auction will be held along with music from the Blue Galaxy String Project. A live auction will follow.…

Ron Sparks to Announce Candidacy for Governor

Updated Sources say Agriculture Commissioner Ron Sparks will announce his plans to run for Governor of Alabama at 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 3, on the steps of the Madison County Courthouse in Huntsville. He has the beginnings of a campaign Website up here. Apparently, Lt. Gov. Jim Folsom Jr. has decided not to run for…

Does Rob Riley Engage in Fraud While He 'Fights' Fraud?

Editor’s Note: In any other state in the country with a functioning watchdog press, this story would have generated howls about a conflict of interest on the part of the governor’s son. Yet not one word about this has been published in a single Alabama newspaper. We are now pursuing funding from investigative journalism sources…