university of alabama

How Did This Happen? And What’s Next?
In the middle of that onslaught of severe weather last week and after one of the Daviess County tornado warnings that prompted a siren, my nephew asked me why the sirens went off so early. I asked him, "Don't you want as much lead time as possible in a situation like this?" Naturally, &quo…
On This Day: April 18th
Okay, I was wrong. The piper comes TODAY. Nice of him to give us three extra days. It's April 18th. On this day in 1831, the University of Alabama was founded. And it was in the last place they looked. In 1930, BBC Radio announced, as their top story, that there was no news that day. Wrap your …