Hadley Elsesser is a student intern in the Alabama Public Radio Newsroom. She is a sophomore at the University of Alabama studying public relations, communication studies and criminal justice. She hopes to acquire a career in liaising for government and law enforcement or investigative reporting. Even though she is not an Alabama native, Hadley enjoys the warm weather the Yellowhammer state brings. She says it is a nice change of pace from the snow in Michigan.
The COVID-19 national emergency is set to end today. President Joe Biden signed a resolution terminating the response to the coronavirus pandemic.
In anticipation of hurricane season, the City of Gulf Shores is hosting its annual Hurricane Preparedness Expo. The free event will take place tomorrow at the Erie H. Meyer Civic Center.
The Summit Birmingham will host its 6th annual Fido Fest event on Saturday, April 15, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event celebrates four-legged friends and benefits The Greater Birmingham Humane Society.
The 2023 "Magic of Marble" Festival kicks off Tuesday and is expected to be the biggest ever. The twelve-day event (April 11- April 22) will showcase Sylacauga's white marble and feature sculptors in action at the city's Blue Bell Park.