Bentley -- State of Emergency

Governor Bentley releases tax return

Gov. Robert Bentley's tax returns show he's still not receiving any income from being governor, but he and his wife reported an adjusted gross income of $372,687 for 2013.…
tax deadline

Tax day is here

Time is running out for last-minute tax filers. You have until midnight to get returns e-filed, or postmarked to the IRS.…
tax freebies

Tax Day deals around town

Once you've filed your taxes it's time to treat yourself. Some businesses are offering tax-day freebies. …
Learn to fly

Learn to fly a plane

If you've ever wanted to learn how to fly a plane there's a class gearing up in Shelby County, that's just for you.…
grocery prices rising

Food prices continue to rise

Hitting the grocery store is getting more costly. Beef prices are at their highest level in two decades. The cost of ground beef has hit $3.55 a pound, according to government readings. That price is up 56% since 2010.…
vacation destinations

Where to take your summer vacation

According to kayak.com, Americans are searching out warm and sunny destinations for Memorial Day, and thinking internationally for summer. This year, the trend for Memorial Day is to head south of the border.…
study abroad concerns

From studying abroad to spying on US

The FBI is warning college students who study abroad that they could become an accidental US spy. The FBI warns overseas intelligence officers may try to build a relationship with an American college student in the form of an internship or small job.…
MGN Online

New scam targets Netflix customers

Con artists, who claim they work for the video streaming service, are trying to get money and private information from unsuspecting victims. Netflix customers get an email or pop up ad directing them to a real looking, but fake, Netflix log in page.…
Bessemer groundbreaking

Bessemer holding groundbreaking for new facility

There are plans to build the city's very first municipal and recreational facility, and the groundbreaking is Tuesday. The facility will be located at the former James A. Davis Middle School, between Hall Avenue and Clarendon Avenue.…