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July 29, 2020
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Office of Governor Kay Ivey | July 29, 2020 | Press Release

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday issued her fifteenth supplemental emergency proclamation containing an amended Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as...

July 27, 2020

(MONTGOMERY, AL – July 27, 2020)  Out of concern for the health and safety of the general public, licensees and other key stakeholders, the Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board today approved an emergency order that limits the hours of operations for restaurants, bars and other entities that sell alcohol.

Daily COVID-19 cases in the state continue to climb, with almost 3,000 new...

July 27, 2020

Most adults who have had mild to moderate COVID-19 illness can now leave isolation after completing 10 days in home isolation and persons do not need to be retested before returning to work, according to newly released Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines.

This change in recommendations about the duration of isolation was made because the latest scientific data...

July 24, 2020

In lieu of a town hall meeting that Mayor Tony Kennon and the City Council would usually hold but cannot due to the pandemic, the mayor took some time before the start of the council meeting on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 to give residents an update on some projects and issues around town.

In the 24-minute video clip taken from...

July 23, 2020
Update from Baldwin County Schools Superintendent Eddie Tyler: Start date remains August 12th with many precautions in place

Message from Baldwin County Public Schools Superintendent Eddie Tyler shared on July 23, 2020: 

Parents,

I hope you are enjoying the last few weeks of summer as we approach the return to school on August 12th.

Once again, I bring to you a novel of information. I hope these long, intensive, deep dives into our plans and my thinking has been helpful and comforting...