Friday Aug 8
Tuskegee Airmen thrill Huntsville as they arrive for honor Saturday at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center
Tuskee Airmen, from left, George Hardy, Leo Gray, Milton Crenchaw, Donald Elder and James Sheppard pose for a group photograph at the Huntsville Marriott Aug. 8, 2014.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Alabama's connection to 4 other generals killed in combat
Tuesday's combat death of Major Gen. Harold Greene was the first of a general officer since the start of the war on terror that came after the attacks of 9/11.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Civil Air Patrol cadets meet WWII legend
Col. Mary Feik, a World War II aviation legend, made her first flight into Maxwell Air Force Base last week to meet and greet -- or hug, rather -- young cadets at the Civil Air Patrol National Headquarters as they started Cadet Officer School.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
U.S. Department of Defense
General Officer Announcements
Air Force Maj. Gen. Terrence J. O'Shaughnessy has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and for assignment as deputy commander, U.N. Command Korea; deputy commander, U.S. Forces Korea; commander, Air Component Command, Republic of Korea/U.S. Combined Forces Command; and commander, Seventh Air Force, Pacific Air Forces, ... (more)
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Aviation legend visits Maxwell Air Force Base
Mary Feik, a colonel in the Civil Air Patrol, is visiting more than 120 cadets from across the nation and sharing her story.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Former U.S. Rep. Artur Davis wants to hit reset button on Montgomery in possible bid for mayor
Former U.S. Rep. Artur Davis wants to hit the reset button on Montgomery, that is, if he decides to throw his hat in the 2015 race for mayor.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Aviation legend to visit Maxwell Air Force Base Thursday
A Smiths Station High School teacher is recovering after a devastating train collision on Monday, July 28. Twisted metal, airbags deployed, and personal items scattered everywhere are all that's left of the SUV that Vivian Martin was driving when she crossed the path of a train running parallel to Lee County Road 430.
Aaron Beam: He fueled the scandal at HealthSouth
As chief financial officer of HealthSouth Corp. , a large health-care company, Aaron Beam, helped overstate the company's income to meet Wall Street analysts' expectations in 1996.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Alabama's not alone: Governors in Tennessee and Mississippi fighting mad over immigrant relocations
Tennessee Gov. Haslam wants to know more about the 760 young immigrants who have been relocated to his state by the federal Office of Refugee Resettlement.
What we know today about the possibility immigrant children could be housed in Alabama
This June 18, 2014, file photo, detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection, processing facility in Brownsville,Texas.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Ala. reacts to possible arrival of immigrant kids
Alabama residents have split opinions on whether immigrant children crossing into the United States should be housed at Maxwell Air Force Base.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Marine Corps Times
Marines certify female airman as martial arts instructor
Staff Sgt. Jessica Field runs the obstacle course during her three-week Marine Corps Martial Arts Instructor Program training.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Montgomery mayor says he would be surprised if Maxwell base is chosen to house immigrant...
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- Montgomery's Maxwell Air Force Base may be in consideration to temporarily house hundreds of immigrant children , but Mayor Todd Strange says no federal officials have made a site visit to determine if such a plan would even be feasible.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Don't turn your backs on migrant children: reader opinion
The rise in unaccompanied children arriving at this country's southern border has rightfully been labeled a humanitarian crisis.
Unaccompanied children could be housed at Maxwell
A Mexican boy looks at a member of the U.S. Border Patrol standing guard Tuesday on the border between El Paso in the United States and Ciudad Juarez in Mexico.