TWO AL PRISONS ON LOCKDOWN

Two Alabama Prisons on Lockdown

Two Alabama prisons are on lockdown not over violence, but because the inmates are refusing to work.

FILE - In this June 26, 2015, file photo, different varieties of marijuana flowers are displayed at medical marijuana dispensary in Portland, Ore. The American Medical Association agreed Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, to push for regulations requiring warnings be written on medical and recreational pot products and posted wherever they are sold, based on studies suggesting marijuana use may be linked with low birth weight, premature birth and behavior problems in young children. (AP Photo/Gosia Wozniacka, File)

Seniors and marijuana

Cannabis use among Americans 55 and older, as an alternative to pharmaceutical drugs, is rising – and the stigma is shrinking

DC Train Derailment

Train Derailment In Washington, DC

WASHINGTON (AP) – A CSX freight train has derailed in Washington, D.C., leaving several cars overturned and a possible hazardous leak. Fire …

Prescription Drugs

Prescription Drug Take-Back Today

The DEA and the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office are sponsoring a prescription drug take-back program today. It’s nation-wide event where peop…

child

Free Workshop Assesses Child Development

  A free workshop is being held today to help parents assess their young child’s development. it’s called Books, Balls and Blocks and is des…