Hot 5: Burbage wins, SelfGov.net returns & more

July 28, 2014

County candidate wins LGHIB election
Congratulations to Butch Burbage of Shelby County for winning a seat on the Local Government Health Insurance Board! Much appreciation is due to the many members of the county family who supported Butch and encouraged others to cast their ballots. Going into the election, Butch faced a sizable disadvantage because municipal [...]

Hot 5: Money savings, AL prisons in national spotlight

July 21, 2014

Want to save $25?
Budgets are tight all over, so don’t you want to save $25 for your county? It’s easy – register now for the ACCA Annual Convention coming up Aug. 19-21 in Orange Beach. It’s jam-packed with timely information to strengthen county government in your county. The registration fee is $185 right now, but [...]

Hot 5: Elections, prison overcrowding & free training

July 14, 2014

Just a few days left to vote for Burbage
Friday is the deadline to cast votes in the election for the Local Government Health Insurance Board, the new governing board for the health insurance program that most counties offer to employees. Don’t you want as many county voices as possible on the board that will make [...]

ACEA awards engineering scholarships

July 7, 2014

MONTGOMERY – The Association of County Engineers of Alabama has awarded two Richard Spraggins Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each for the 2014-2015 academic year.
The award to a current engineering student was presented to Brandon Powell, 20, who is studying chemical engineering at Auburn University. He is a 2012 graduate of Smiths Station High [...]