Alabama expands vaccine qualifiers

Brady Talbert Staff Writer  The COVID-19 vaccine will be available to another subset of Alabama residents beginning Monday, as the governor and health department plan to expand eligibility to those 55 and older, people with medical conditions and those now considered “critical workers.” Those eligible for the shot will include people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, Read More

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Annual Can Castle Contest helps local kids with food insecurity

Tierra McCall Staff Writer  The offices of Civic Engagement and Student Involvement recently partnered to hold the annual Can Castle Contest.  The food drive, held at Tailgate Terrace, collected more than 7,000 supplemental food items for the Backpacks for Kids program – a partnership between Civic Engagement and Freshman Forum.  Student volunteers pack bags weekly during Read More

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