Thursday Mar 6
Fitch affirms Port Authoritya s bond rating, changes outlook to positive
Fitch Ratings affirmed its previous "BBB+" rating for revenue bonds issued by the Alabama State Port Authority, the agency announced Wednesday.
'The most important application' the Mobile Planning...
The Blue Creek Coal Terminal in Mobile, Ala., has been the subject of much discussion in recent months and the Mobile Planning Commission decided on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, to wait until March 20 before deciding its fate.
Winter weather halts coal terminal operations in Alabama, Virginia
A spokeswoman for the Alabama State Port Authority said all operations at the Port of Mobile, including coal export facilities McDuffie Coal Terminal and Bulk Material Handling Plant, will remain closed through Jan. 29 due to unusual winter weather in southern Alabama.
Monday night Mobile-area weather: Chance of freezing rain tonight, more closings posted
MOBILE, Alabama - There is a slight chance of rain between midnight and 3 a.m., then a slight chance of freezing rain after 3 a.m. Expect cloudy conditions tonight with a low around 32 degrees and wind chill values between 25 and 30. The wind will pick up with a north wind between 15 to 20 mph and gusts as high as 30 mph.
Port Authority hires engineer to oversee repairs of fire-damaged grain elevator
The Alabama State Port Authority decided Wednesday to pay an engineering firm to oversee repairs to a grain elevator that caught fire last month.