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Threat of winter storm prompts Alabama state of emergency

Threat of winter storm prompts Alabama state of emergency

At 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, the governor declared a state of emergency in Alabama related to anticipated ice, snow, and other winter storm conditions. >> Governor’s Proclamation >> Governor’s news release related to the emergency declaration >> Light snow reported in parts…

Recall: Zeigler ‘Red Hots’ sausages in nationwide recall

Recall: Zeigler ‘Red Hots’ sausages in nationwide recall

Recalls Affecting Alabama Retailers FOOD Dec. 31, 2018 Selma’s R.C. Ziegler Co. Inc. recalled “Red Hot” chicken and pork sausages for possible metal contamination Dec. 11, 2018 Alabama among states where recalled Del Monte Fiesta Corn was distributed Nov. 13,…

Third-generation furniture chain president named to ARA board

Third-generation furniture chain president named to ARA board

Shane Spiller, president of Spiller Furniture & Mattress, has been elected to the Alabama Retail Association’s board of directors. His two-year term begins Jan. 1. Spiller Furniture & Mattress, a regional 14-store home furnishing chain that has been in operation for…

New owner of Monograms Plus of Cullman joins ARA board

New owner of Monograms Plus of Cullman joins ARA board

Lynsey Todd, co-owner and operator of Monograms Plus of Cullman, has been elected to the Alabama Retail Association’s board of directors. Her two-year term begins Jan. 1. Monograms Plus, a 9,000-square-foot jewelry, gift and apparel shop that offers onsite monogramming, opened in…

Midtown Pizza Kitchen owner elected to ARA board

Midtown Pizza Kitchen owner elected to ARA board

Will Meacham, owner of Midtown Pizza Kitchen in Montgomery and Prattville, has been elected to the Alabama Retail Association’s board of directors. His two-year term begins Jan. 1. Midtown Pizza Kitchen is a family friendly restaurant serving pizza, pastas, salads, sandwiches…