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FEMA Grants Governor Robert Bentley’s Request to Extend Disaster Assistance Registration Deadline

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FEMA Grants Governor Robert Bentley’s Request to Extend Disaster Assistance Registration Deadline

Date Posted : June 27, 2014

FEMA Grants Governor Robert Bentley’s Request to Extend Disaster Assistance Registration Deadline (Full Story)


Governor Bentley Requests Federal Disaster Assistance for Five Additional Alabama Counties

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Governor Bentley Requests Federal Disaster Assistance for Five Additional Alabama Counties

Date Posted : May 7, 2014

Governor Bentley Requests Federal Disaster Assistance for Five Additional Alabama Counties (Full Story)


Alabama Approved for Federal Disaster Assistance

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Alabama Approved for Federal Disaster Assistance

Date Posted : May 7, 2014

Alabama Approved for Federal Disaster Assistance (Full Story)


SBA Disaster Assistance Approved for Jefferson and Surrounding Counties

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SBA Disaster Assistance Approved for Jefferson and Surrounding Counties

Date Posted : April 25, 2014

SBA Disaster Assistance Approved for Jefferson and Surrounding Counties (Full Story)


By the Numbers - Alabama’s Response To Winter Storm

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By the Numbers - Alabama’s Response To Winter Storm

Date Posted : January 30, 2014

By the Numbers - Alabama’s Response To Winter Storm (Full Story)


Alabama Emergency Management Agency Encourage Residents to Prepare for Dangerous Winter Weather

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Alabama Emergency Management Agency Encourage Residents to Prepare for Dangerous Winter Weather

Date Posted : January 3, 2014

Alabama Emergency Management Agency Encourage Residents to Prepare for Dangerous Winter Weather (Full Story)


Winter Weather Exercise

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Winter Weather Exercise

Date Posted : December 9, 2013

Winter Weather Exercise (Full Story)


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Press Releases

FEMA Grants Governor Robert Bentley’s Request to Extend Disaster Assistance Registration Deadline
Friday, June 27, 2014 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Requests Federal Disaster Assistance for Five Additional Alabama Counties
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 (Full Story)

Alabama Approved for Federal Disaster Assistance
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 (Full Story)

SBA Disaster Assistance Approved for Jefferson and Surrounding Counties
Friday, April 25, 2014 (Full Story)

By the Numbers - Alabama’s Response To Winter Storm
Thursday, January 30, 2014 (Full Story)

Alabama Emergency Management Agency Encourage Residents to Prepare for Dangerous Winter Weather
Friday, January 3, 2014 (Full Story)

Winter Weather Exercise
Monday, December 9, 2013 (Full Story)

Alabama Emergency Management Agency Encourage Residents and Travelers to Prepare for Winter Weather
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Issues Statewide State of Emergency Due to Expected Impact from Tropical Storm Karen
Friday, October 4, 2013 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Monitoring Tropical Storm Karen, Encouraging People to Prepare
Thursday, October 3, 2013 (Full Story)

“Great ShakeOut” Earthquake Drill Set for October 17, 2013
Monday, August 26, 2013 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Announces More than $900,000 Available to Eight Alabama Counties for Safer Homes
Thursday, August 1, 2013 (Full Story)

State Agencies Cut Energy Costs by $3.9 Million in 2012
Thursday, July 18, 2013 (Full Story)

Hurricane “Juliet” Exercise
Monday, July 15, 2013 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley to Discuss Alabama Hurricane Preparedness Plan
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 (Full Story)

Alabama Ready to Assist Oklahoma as Needed in Tornado Recovery
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 (Full Story)

SBA Disaster Assistance Approved for Walker & Surrounding Counties
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 (Full Story)

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Alabama Residents
Monday, April 8, 2013 (Full Story)

SBA Disaster Assistance Approved for DeKalb, Etowah and Surrounding Counties
Friday, April 5, 2013 (Full Story)

Alabama to Receive Additional Disaster Recovery Funding
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 (Full Story)

State Officials Urge Caution for Traveling as Winter Event Threatens
Thursday, March 21, 2013 (Full Story)

Situation Report for March 18, 2013 Storms
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 (Full Story)

The Great Central U.S. ShakeOut helps Alabama Prepare for Earthquakes
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 (Full Story)

Motorists Urged to Check ALDOT Road Conditions Page Prior to Travel
Thursday, January 24, 2013 (Full Story)

SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Alabama Residents Affected by Christmas Holidays Storms, Flooding
Monday, January 14, 2013 (Full Story)

SBA Disaster Assistance Approved for Mobile, Pike & Surrounding Counties
Thursday, January 10, 2013 (Full Story)

Alabama to Seek Federal Assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration; Storm Survivors asked to Contact 2-1-1 for area Resources
Friday, December 28, 2012 (Full Story)

Resolve to be Ready in Alabama, Commit to Emergency Preparedness in 2013!
Friday, December 28, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley to Survey Tornado Damage in Pike County
Friday, December 28, 2012 (Full Story)

An Alabama Man Dies as a Result of the December 25th Storms
Thursday, December 27, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley to Survey Storm Damage
Thursday, December 27, 2012 (Full Story)

Damage Assessments and Storm Surveys Underway; Nearly a Dozen Counties Reporting Damage
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 (Full Story)

Federal Cost-Share Increases for the April 2011 Storms
Thursday, November 29, 2012 (Full Story)

The Nine-Member Alabama Emergency Management Agency Team is Home After Assisting with the Response Effort to Hurricane Sandy
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 (Full Story)

Alabama Emergency Management Agency Deploys Team to Assist with Superstorm Sandy Response
Monday, November 12, 2012 (Full Story)

FEMA Housing Assistance Benefits to End for Alabama Residents
Friday, October 26, 2012 (Full Story)

Five Additional Counties Eligible to Apply for Public Assistance
Thursday, October 4, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Requests Additional Counties to Receive Federal Assistance Due to Hurricane Isaac
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 (Full Story)

Federal Disaster Declaration Approved for Three Alabama Counties
Friday, September 21, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Requests Federal Assistance for counties impacted by Hurricane Isaac
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 (Full Story)

ADECA announces new disaster relief funding for tornado victims
Thursday, September 6, 2012 (Full Story)

Ready Alabama Day – Alabama’s Statewide Preparedness Event
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 (Full Story)

Art Faulkner wins Outstanding Contribution to County Government Award
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley to Visit Baldwin and Mobile Counties
Thursday, August 30, 2012 (Full Story)

Hurricane Isaac, By the Numbers, Alabama Response
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley, State EMA to Hold News Conference Updating
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Lifts Mandatory Evacuation Orders, Issues Voluntary Evacuation Orders for Baldwin and Mobile Counties
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Updates Evacuation Orders
Monday, August 27, 2012 (Full Story)

Alabama Evacuation Routes
Monday, August 27, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Declares State of Emergency, Issues Evacuation Orders Due to Expected Impact from Isaac
Sunday, August 26, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley, State EMA to Hold News Conference on Preparations for Isaac
Sunday, August 26, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Encourages Alabamians to Prepare for Isaac
Friday, August 24, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Announces new “Ready Alabama” Initiatives Promoting Disaster Preparedness
Thursday, August 23, 2012 (Full Story)

Stock Up & Stay Safe Thanks to Sales Tax Holiday
Thursday, July 5, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Discusses Tropical Storm Debby, State Sales Tax Holiday for Severe Weather Preparedness Items
Monday, June 25, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Closely Monitoring Tropical Storm Debby
Sunday, June 24, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor's 2012 Hurricane Workshop
Friday, June 1, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley To Discuss Alabama Hurricane Plans
Thursday, May 31, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Signs Sales Tax Holiday for Severe Weather Preparedness Items into Law
Friday, April 27, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Marks One-Year Anniversary of Deadly Tornado Outbreak
Friday, April 20, 2012 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency, April 15-21, 2012
Friday, April 13, 2012 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency, April 8-14, 2012
Friday, April 6, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Visits Storm Survivors, Emergency Managers and Volunteers
Monday, March 5, 2012 (Full Story)

Overnight Storms Claim One Life, Injures Others
Saturday, March 3, 2012 (Full Story)

Preliminary Damage Assessment Figures
Friday, March 2, 2012 (Full Story)

Two Tornadoes Touchdown in North Alabama; Residents Urged to Be Prepared
Friday, March 2, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Details Proposal for Sales Tax Holiday on Severe Weather Preparedness Items
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 (Full Story)

Huntsville Weather Forecast Office re-designates north Alabama Counties as StormReady
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency, Feb.19-25, 2012
Friday, February 17, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley to Declare Severe Weather Awareness Week (2/13/12)
Monday, February 13, 2012 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency, February 12-18, 2012
Friday, February 10, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Requests Public Assistance for Three Counties Impacted by January Storms
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 (Full Story)

AEMA Director Art Faulkner to participate in the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut at Haleyville High School
Monday, February 6, 2012 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency, February 5-11, 2012
Friday, February 3, 2012 (Full Story)

Individual Assistance Approved for Storm Survivors in Two Counties
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Proclaims February 6-10 Earthquake Awareness Week as a part of Great Central U.S. ShakeOut events
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Requests Federal Assistance for Individuals Affected by Storms
Friday, January 27, 2012 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (January 29 - February 4)
Friday, January 27, 2012 (Full Story)

State Director Art Faulkner to tour damaged areas in Perry County
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 (Full Story)

Alabama Red Cross Shelters Consolidate
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 (Full Story)

Unemployment Assistance Available to Those Who Lost Jobs Due to Severe Weather
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 (Full Story)

Request for information on Chilton County residents who have storm damage (1/24/12)
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 (Full Story)

Overnight Information for the Town of Maplesville, Ala., due to storm damage (1/23/12)
Monday, January 23, 2012 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Declares State of Emergency as Severe Weather Outbreak Impacts the State (1/23/12)
Monday, January 23, 2012 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (January 15-21)
Friday, January 13, 2012 (Full Story)

State agencies work together to remove debris from Lake Martin (1/5/12)
Thursday, January 5, 2012 (Full Story)

Media Availability regarding clean-up at Lake Martin (1/5/12)
Thursday, January 5, 2012 (Full Story)

Alabamians are Encouraged to Participate in the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut 2012 (1/4/12)
Wednesday, January 4, 2012 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (Nov 27-Dec 3)
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 (Full Story)

More Than $600,000 in Federal Funds to go to Individuals for Safe Rooms (11/22/11)
Tuesday, November 22, 2011 (Full Story)

The National Weather Service is observing the week of November 14th through November 18th, 2011 as Winter Weather Awareness Week in Alabama
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (Nov 13-19)
Thursday, November 10, 2011 (Full Story)

UPDATE on Nationwide Emergency Alert System Test on November 9, 2011
Friday, November 4, 2011 (Full Story)

Public Service Announcements about the National EAS Test available (11/1/11)
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (Oct 30-Nov5)
Friday, October 28, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (Oct 23-29)
Friday, October 21, 2011 (Full Story)

A Nationwide Emergency Alert System Test Will Take Place on November 9, 2011
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for Alabama Emergency Management Agency (Oct. 16-22)
Friday, October 14, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (Oct 9-16)
Friday, October 7, 2011 (Full Story)

Total fatalities due to April 27 severe weather updated to 248
Monday, October 3, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency, Oct 2-8
Monday, October 3, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency, Sept. 25-Oct.1, 2011
Friday, September 23, 2011 (Full Story)

2012 Great Central US ShakeOut Set for February 7
Thursday, September 22, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency September 18-24, 2011
Friday, September 16, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency September 11-17, 2011
Friday, September 9, 2011 (Full Story)

Tornado Recovery Action Council Community Forums Announced (9/9/11)
Friday, September 9, 2011 (Full Story)

Tropical Storm Lee Producing Heavy Rain, Motorist Urged to be Cautious (9/4/11)
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Orders State Agencies to Prepare for Tropical Depression (9/2/11)
Friday, September 2, 2011 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Announces Creation of Tornado Recovery Action Council (8/29/11)
Monday, August 29, 2011 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley to Announce Tornado Recovery Action Council on Monday (posted 8/26/11)
Friday, August 26, 2011 (Full Story)

Deadline for counties to apply for Hazard Mitigation Grant Program funding extended (8/25/11)
Friday, August 26, 2011 (Full Story)

UDATE: Alabama Tornado Related Deaths (07/28/11)
Thursday, July 28, 2011 (Full Story)

Lake Martin Debris Removal Completed (7/28/11)
Thursday, July 28, 2011 (Full Story)

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Completes Waterway Debris Removal at Neely Henry Lake (7/20/11)
Wednesday, July 20, 2011 (Full Story)

Pilot Program Aimed to Help with Debris Removal Ends Today (7/12/11)
Tuesday, July 12, 2011 (Full Story)

UPDATE: Alabama Tornado Related Deaths (07/08/11)
Friday, July 8, 2011 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Requests 60 Day Extension of Operation Clean Sweep (7/1/11)
Friday, July 1, 2011 (Full Story)

FEMA Grants Governor Bentley’s Request to Extend Disaster Assistance Registration Deadline (6/24/11)
Friday, June 24, 2011 (Full Story)

USDA Approves Disaster Food Assistance for Escambia County Tornado Victims (6/24/11)
Friday, June 24, 2011 (Full Story)

Long-Term Community Recovery Partnership to Aid Storm Affected Communities Meets in Montgomery
Wednesday, June 22, 2011 (Full Story)

Media Advisory: Long-Term Community Recovery Meeting to Aid Storm Affected Communities (6/21/11)
Tuesday, June 21, 2011 (Full Story)

Alabama Counties Added for Federal Disaster Assistance Due to April Tornadoes (6/2/11)
Thursday, June 2, 2011 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley Announces Extension of Federal Cost Share Debris Removal Deadline (5/28/11)
Saturday, May 28, 2011 (Full Story)

Flier about the Recovery Coordination Center (5/26/11)
Thursday, May 26, 2011 (Full Story)

Coordination center launched to efficiently coordinate information on assistance needs and volunteers (5/26/11)
Thursday, May 26, 2011 (Full Story)

Kenwood U.S.A. Corporation donates $70,000 in equipment to the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (5/26/11)
Thursday, May 26, 2011 (Full Story)

Agencies warn of hidden hazards in Alabama lakes and rivers (5/26/11)
Thursday, May 26, 2011 (Full Story)

Roving Disaster Recovery Center to make several stops in Jackson Co (05/13/11)
Friday, May 13, 2011 (Full Story)

UPDATE: Alabama Tornado Related Fatality Report (05/11/11)
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 (Full Story)

Monroe County Designated to Receive Disaster Assistance (5/7/11)
Monday, May 9, 2011 (Full Story)

Perry and Clarke County Designated to Receive Disaster Assistance (5/4/11)
Thursday, May 5, 2011 (Full Story)

Chambers County Designated for Disaster Assistance (5/4/11)
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 (Full Story)

Lamar and Lauderdale Counties are Designated for Disaster Assistance (5/4/11)
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 (Full Story)

Five More Alabama Counties Designated for Disaster Assistance (5/02/11)
Monday, May 2, 2011 (Full Story)

Three More AL Counties Designated for Disaster Assistance (05/02/11)
Monday, May 2, 2011 (Full Story)

American Red Cross Safe and Well (05/01/11)
Sunday, May 1, 2011 (Full Story)

White House Cabinet Members to Travel to Alabama (05/01/11)
Sunday, May 1, 2011 (Full Story)

Seven More Alabama Counties Designated for Disaster Assistance (5/1/11)
Sunday, May 1, 2011 (Full Story)

Total fatalities due to severe weather is currently 250 (5/1/11 6am)
Sunday, May 1, 2011 (Full Story)

Misinformation Reported at News Conference (4/30/11)
Saturday, April 30, 2011 (Full Story)

Volunteer to Serve Alabama Storm Survivors (04/30/11)
Saturday, April 30, 2011 (Full Story)

Number of weather related fatalities 249 (04/30/11)
Saturday, April 30, 2011 (Full Story)

Total fatalities due to severe weather rises to 254 (4/30/11)
Saturday, April 30, 2011 (Full Story)

Total fatalities due to severe weather rises to 252 (4/29/11)
Friday, April 29, 2011 (Full Story)

Number of weather related fatalities climbs to 238 (04/29/11)
Friday, April 29, 2011 (Full Story)

President Declares A Major Disaster for Alabama (04/29/11)
Friday, April 29, 2011 (Full Story)

Mutual Aid Teams deployed in weather damaged areas (4/29/11)
Friday, April 29, 2011 (Full Story)

Number of weather related fatalities remains at 210 (4/29/11)
Friday, April 29, 2011 (Full Story)

Number of weather related fatalities climbs to 210 (4/28/11)
Thursday, April 28, 2011 (Full Story)

Number of weather related fatalities climbs to 204 (04/28/11)
Thursday, April 28, 2011 (Full Story)

Number of weather related fatalities climbs to 195 (04/28/11)
Thursday, April 28, 2011 (Full Story)

Alabama 2-1-1 Call Center Open for Volunteer Registration (04/28/11)
Thursday, April 28, 2011 (Full Story)

Number of weather related fatalities climbs to 162 (04/28/11)
Thursday, April 28, 2011 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley and Alabama EMA Director to hold two news conferences (4/28/11)
Thursday, April 28, 2011 (Full Story)

Number of weather related fatalities climbs (4/28/11)
Thursday, April 28, 2011 (Full Story)

AEMA Confirms 25 fatalities (4/27/11)
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 (Full Story)

Alabama EMA Confirms Six Fatalities (4/27/11)
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 (Full Story)

Alabama EMA Activated at level one and four fatalities confirmed (4/27/11)
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 (Full Story)

Governor Proclaims Next Week Earthquake Awareness Week, Central U.S. to ShakeOut in Less than One Week (4/22/11)
Friday, April 22, 2011 (Full Story)

FEMA Denies Federal Assistance (4/22/11)
Friday, April 22, 2011 (Full Story)

AEMA sends over $500,000 to communities in Alabama for mitigation projects (4/22/11)
Friday, April 22, 2011 (Full Story)

Governor Bentley & Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell to Survey Storm Damage in Sumter County (Geiger Community) (4/19/11)
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 (Full Story)

AEMA and FEMA Conduct Joint Damage Assessments 4/18/11
Monday, April 18, 2011 (Full Story)

Alabama EMA encourages people to take the severe weather threat serious and heed local warnings 04/15/11
Friday, April 15, 2011 (Full Story)

Amended News Release--AEMA sends over $350,000 to communities in Alabama for mitigation projects (4/8/11)
Friday, April 8, 2011 (Full Story)

AEMA sends over $100,000 to communities in Alabama for mitigation projects (4/8/2011)
Friday, April 8, 2011 (Full Story)

Information Technology Development Team Receives State Award (02/25/11)
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 (Full Story)

AEMA sends nearly $300,000 to communities in Alabama for mitigation projects (04/01/11)
Friday, April 1, 2011 (Full Story)

The National Level Exercise 2011 is May 16-20. Here are answers to the most frequently asked questions.
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead for the Alabama Emergency Management Agency March 14-18, 2011
Friday, March 11, 2011 (Full Story)

AEMA sends over $500,000 to entities in Alabama for mitigation projects (3/11/11)
Friday, March 11, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead Alabama EMA March 7-11
Monday, March 7, 2011 (Full Story)

AEMA sends over $130,000 to entities in Alabama for mitigation projects (03/04/11)
Friday, March 4, 2011 (Full Story)

Grants approved for six safe room projects in DeKalb County
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead Alabama EMA Feb 21-26
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 (Full Story)

AEMA sends over $100,000 to entities in Alabama for mitigation projects (02/1811)
Friday, February 18, 2011 (Full Story)

Week Ahead Alabama EMA Feb 14-18
Monday, February 14, 2011 (Full Story)

Alabama residents need to prepare for the possibility of snow and sleet (.2/08/11)
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 (Full Story)

Alabama residents are encouraged to be aware of local conditions and freezing temperatures (02/03/11)
Thursday, February 3, 2011 (Full Story)

ALERT FM Expanded to include 8 Additional Counties (02/03/11)
Thursday, February 3, 2011 (Full Story)

Thomas Hospital in Fairhope Receives Hazard Mitigation funds for upgrades (02/02/11)
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 (Full Story)

Macon County to receive five Safe Room Shelters worth more than $400,000 (1/28/11)
Friday, January 28, 2011 (Full Story)

More than $400,000 going to Alabama communities to help mitigate future disasters (01/25/11)
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 (Full Story)

Media Advisory--Director Faulkner to address AAEM tomorrow (01/24/11)
Monday, January 24, 2011 (Full Story)

Alabama EMA returns to Tennessee to assist in their recovery efforts (01/14/11)
Friday, January 14, 2011 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Declares State of Emergency in Alabama Due to Approaching Winter Storm
Sunday, January 9, 2011 (Full Story)

Alabama EMA prepares for the potential threat of severe winter weather (01/07/11)
Friday, January 7, 2011 (Full Story)

Alabama residents are encouraged to prepare for freezing temperatures (12/13/10)
Monday, December 13, 2010 (Full Story)

Mobile County EMA Director Receives National Award (11/15/10)
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 (Full Story)

Eddie Hicks Takes Office as IAEM USA President (11/09/10)
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Orders Flags at Half Staff on Anniversary of Sept 11 Attacks
Friday, September 10, 2010 (Full Story)

Alabama Emergency Management Agency closely monitors Tropical Storm Bonnie
Friday, July 23, 2010 (Full Story)

Credentialing Centers Operation Schedule Changes (6/29/10)
Tuesday, June 29, 2010 (Full Story)

Cleaning Up Alabama Beaches A Week In Review
Monday, June 28, 2010 (Full Story)

ALABAMA EMA AND NATIONAL GUARD OIL SPILL CLAIMS EFFORT CONTINUES ACROSS COASTAL COUNTIES
Monday, June 21, 2010 (Full Story)

Credentialing Centers Add New Hours
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 (Full Story)

Credentialing Centers to Close for Holiday Weekend and Election Day
Friday, May 28, 2010 (Full Story)

Gulf Coast States to Prepare for Hurricane Season in Mobile AL (5/27/10)
Thursday, May 27, 2010 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Appoints Noted Marine Scientist Dr. Bob Shipp to Conservation(5/21/10)
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 (Full Story)

Alabama DPS and Alabama National Guard opens credentialing centers(5/19/2010)
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 (Full Story)

Applicants Are No Longer Needed for Oil Spill Cleanup Jobs in Mobile County (5/18/10)
Tuesday, May 18, 2010 (Full Story)

Boom Hotline (5/17/10)
Monday, May 17, 2010 (Full Story)

SBA Opens Recovery Centers on Gulf Coast (5/14/10)
Friday, May 14, 2010 (Full Story)

AL Tourism assures visitors that Alabamas beaches are clean and open for business (5/12/10)
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 (Full Story)

ACCS Announces Instructions for Applying for Oil Spill Cleanup Jobs (5/12/10)
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 (Full Story)

Volunteer Information for Oil Spill (5/9/10)
Monday, May 10, 2010 (Full Story)

Mobile County Oil Spill Claims Office Open (5/9/10)
Monday, May 10, 2010 (Full Story)

ADPH Advises Public to Avoid Handling Tar Balls (5/8/10)
Monday, May 10, 2010 (Full Story)

Foley Oil Spill Claims Office is Now Open (5/8/10)
Monday, May 10, 2010 (Full Story)

Change in Federal Water Boundaries Closed to Fishing (05/07/10)
Friday, May 7, 2010 (Full Story)

ADEM Enhances Beach Monitoring Activities (05/07/10)
Friday, May 7, 2010 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Thanks President Obama for Response on Federal Disaster Declaration
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 (Full Story)

Nearly $250,000 in Fire Grants (4/23/10)
Monday, May 3, 2010 (Full Story)

Alabama EMA Director to tour damaged areas in Marshall and DeKalb Counties
Sunday, April 25, 2010 (Full Story)

Nearly $1.5 million in Fire Grants (4/16/10)
Friday, April 16, 2010 (Full Story)

Nearly $1.4 million in Fire Grants (04/09/10)
Friday, April 9, 2010 (Full Story)

More than $4.7 Million in Fire Grants (04/02/10)
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 (Full Story)

More than $200,000 in Fire Grants (03/26/10)
Friday, March 26, 2010 (Full Story)

Nearly $700,000 in Fire Grants (03/19/10)
Friday, March 19, 2010 (Full Story)

Nearly $2million in Fire Grants (03/12/10)
Friday, March 12, 2010 (Full Story)

Nearly $1million in Fire Grants (03/05/10)
Friday, March 5, 2010 (Full Story)

AEMA and Birmingham NWS urge Alabamians to Prepare for Severe Weather
Friday, February 19, 2010 (Full Story)

More than $2million in Fire Grants (02/19/10)
Friday, February 19, 2010 (Full Story)

Nearly $3million in Fire Grants (02/08/10)
Monday, February 8, 2010 (Full Story)

Alabama Emergency Management will assist Huntsville officials as needed
Friday, January 22, 2010 (Full Story)

Alabama Agencies on Heightened Alert for Extreme Winter Weather
Thursday, January 7, 2010 (Full Story)

Opening of All State Offices to be Delayed Two Hours on Friday
Thursday, January 7, 2010 (Full Story)

Prolonged period of cold weather ahead prompts warnings to take winter precautions
Tuesday, January 5, 2010 (Full Story)

Federal Disaster Aid Approved for Alabama Counties Affected by December Storms and Flooding
Thursday, December 31, 2009 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Receives Federal Disaster Aid Approval for Tropical Storm Ida Damage
Wednesday, December 23, 2009 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Declares State of Emergency Due to Severe Flooding
Thursday, December 17, 2009 (Full Story)

State Emergency Managers participate in Operation Santa Claus for fourth consecutive year
Monday, December 7, 2009 (Full Story)

Hurricane Katrina Recovery efforts reach a milestone in Alabama
Thursday, December 3, 2009 (Full Story)

Alabama EMA IT Development Team to receive State/Regional Digital Innovation Award
Monday, November 23, 2009 (Full Story)

Governor Riley requests Federal assistance for damage resulting from Tropical Storm Ida (11/20/09)
Friday, November 20, 2009 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Briefing on Hurricane Ida Preparations
Monday, November 9, 2009 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Declares State of Emergency Due to Approaching Tropical Storm Ida
Monday, November 9, 2009 (Full Story)

Emergency Managers from Alabama, Florida and Georgia work toward increased preparedness
Wednesday, October 28, 2009 (Full Story)

State and local officials to encourage the community to prepare for fall tornado season (10/19/09)
Monday, October 19, 2009 (Full Story)

Alabama EMA Employees Prepare to Deploy to Georgia to Assist with Flood Damage (10/02/09)
Friday, October 2, 2009 (Full Story)

More than $30,000 in Fire Grants (09/25/09)
Friday, September 25, 2009 (Full Story)

AEMA celebrates safe room opening in Calhoun County (09/04/09)
Friday, September 4, 2009 (Full Story)

Seven Alabama firefighters are en route to California to assist with the Station Fire (09/02/09)
Wednesday, September 2, 2009 (Full Story)

Nearly $10,000 in Fire Grants (08/28/09)
Friday, August 28, 2009 (Full Story)

Nearly $600,000 in Fire Grants (08/21/09)
Friday, August 21, 2009 (Full Story)

$300,000 in Fire Grants (08/07/09)
Friday, August 7, 2009 (Full Story)

FEMA Damage Assessment teams to re-visit damaged homes from May 6th - 8th floods (06/12/09)
Friday, June 12, 2009 (Full Story)

Fact Sheet for SBA Economic Disaster Loans
Thursday, May 28, 2009 (Full Story)

Alabama Mutual Aid Teams to participate in a full scale exercise (05/26/09)
Tuesday, May 26, 2009 (Full Story)

President Approves Federal Disaster Declaration (04/28/09)
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Requests Federal Assistance (04/24/09)
Friday, April 24, 2009 (Full Story)

Nearly $36,000 in Fire Grants (4/17/09)
Friday, April 17, 2009 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Requests Federal Disaster Declaration (4/10/09)
Friday, April 10, 2009 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Admends State of Emergency (04/03/09)
Friday, April 3, 2009 (Full Story)

Governor Riley Declares State of Emergency(3/30/09)
Monday, March 30, 2009 (Full Story)

Nearly $2 Million in Fire Grants (3/20/09)
Friday, March 20, 2009 (Full Story)

More than $1.4 Million in Fire Grants (3/06/09)
Friday, March 6, 2009 (Full Story)

More than $90,000 in Fire Grants (2/27/09)
Friday, February 27, 2009 (Full Story)

Nearly $350,000 in Fire Grants (2/20/09)
Friday, February 20, 2009 (Full Story)

More than $400,000 in Fire Grants (2/13/09)
Friday, February 13, 2009 (Full Story)

Nearly $4.6 million in Fire Grants (2/10/09)
Tuesday, February 10, 2009 (Full Story)

More than $1.5 Million in Fire Grants (1/23/09)
Friday, January 23, 2009 (Full Story)

Nearly $500,000 in Fire Grants (1/16/09)
Friday, January 16, 2009 (Full Story)

Alabama Residents Are Encouraged to Prepare for Extreme Cold Weather
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 (Full Story)

Nearly $600,000 in Fire Grants (1/2/09)
Friday, January 2, 2009 (Full Story)

FEMA Launches Consolidated Website for Disaster Applicants
Wednesday, December 31, 2008 (Full Story)

Nearly $1.3 Million in Fire Grants (12/19/08)
Friday, December 19, 2008 (Full Story)

Nearly 400,000 in Fire Grants (12/16/08)
Tuesday, December 16, 2008 (Full Story)

DHS Announces $48.6 Million in Drivers License Security Grants
Tuesday, December 16, 2008 (Full Story)

DHS Announces $34 Million in EOC Grants
Tuesday, December 16, 2008 (Full Story)

Alabama Fire Departments Receive Nearly 450,000 in Funding
Friday, December 5, 2008 (Full Story)

Alabama Emergency Management Agency toured by British Consul-General Martin Rickerd
Wednesday, December 3, 2008 (Full Story)

Nearly $2 Million in Fire Grants (11/21/08)
Friday, November 21, 2008 (Full Story)

FEMA Earthquake Study (11/20/08)
Thursday, November 20, 2008 (Full Story)

Winter Weather Awareness (11/17/08)
Monday, November 17, 2008 (Full Story)

Alabama Fire Departments Receive Nearly $5.2 Million in Funding
Friday, November 14, 2008 (Full Story)

FEMA Grant Funds Satsuma Community Safe Room
Thursday, November 13, 2008 (Full Story)

Evacuation Route Completed
Monday, November 10, 2008 (Full Story)

DHS Announces Fiscal Year 2009 Grant Guidance
Wednesday, November 5, 2008 (Full Story)

Deadline To Apply For SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Is November 21--Central Alabama
Friday, October 24, 2008 (Full Story)

Deadline To Apply For SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Is November 21--North Alabama
Friday, October 24, 2008 (Full Story)

SBA Disaster Loans Available in Alabama
Thursday, October 23, 2008 (Full Story)

Alabama Emergency Management Agency unveils a new user friendly website
Friday, October 17, 2008 (Full Story)

Reimbursement to state's two-year colleges begins
Wednesday, October 15, 2008 (Full Story)

Clarification on FEMA payments
Wednesday, October 15, 2008 (Full Story)

1.93 Million FEMA grant will "Green Up" Tuscaloosa Floodplain
Thursday, October 2, 2008 (Full Story)

HHS Announces New Steps in Anthrax Preparedness
Wednesday, October 1, 2008 (Full Story)

SBA Disaster Assistance available to private non-profit organizations affected by GUSTAV
Tuesday, September 30, 2008 (Full Story)