June 10, 2021

Alabama Governor: Landing moving headquarters to Birmingham

MONTGOMERY, AL (STL.News) Governor Kay Ivey announced today that Landing, a company building a nationwide network of fully-furnished apartments available to those in its membership model, plans to relocate its headquarters from San Francisco to Birmingham, where it will create 816 new full-time jobs as it accelerates growth plans. Landing’s move is made...

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June 7, 2021

Vulcan to Acquire U.S. Concrete

Enhances and expands Vulcan’s aggregates-led business in attractive growing metropolitan areas BIRMINGHAM, AL and EULESS, TX (STL.News) Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: VMC), a leading producer of construction aggregates, and U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ: USCR), a leading supplier of aggregates and ready-mixed concrete, today announced that they have entered into a...

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May 28, 2021

Appellate Court Affirms Convictions of Lawyer and Executive

Appellate Court Affirms Convictions of Lawyer and Coal Company Executive for Bribing State Legislator BIRMINGHAM, AL (STL.News) The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit yesterday affirmed the convictions of a Birmingham lawyer and an Alabama coal company executive in a scheme to bribe a state legislator to use...

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March 17, 2021

Birmingham: Viktor Gjonaj Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud

Birmingham Business, Viktor Gjonaj Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud (STL.News) A Troy based commercial real estate broker and investor pleaded guilty today with devising and executing a scheme to obtain money by means of false material promises and representations from victim-investors, Acting U.S. Attorney Saima S. Mohsin announced. Mohsin was...

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February 22, 2021

Birmingham: Devonte Lemond Pleads Guilty for Fraud

Birmingham Man, Devonte Lemond Hammonds Pleads Guilty for Fraud on Fallen Huntsville Police Officer’s Memorial Fund BIRMINGHAM, AL (STL.News) A Birmingham man pleaded guilty to fraud on customers of the U.S. Postal Service, and fraud on the memorial fund set up to provide aid to the family of a fallen...

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February 11, 2021

James Mays Pleads Guilty in Prescription Drug Billing Scheme

Former Co-Owner of Pharmacy, James A Mays Pleads Guilty in Prescription Drug Billing Scheme BIRMINGHAM, AA (STL.News) – An additional defendant pleaded guilty in a long-running investigation into a prescription drug-billing scheme involving a Haleyville, Ala.-based pharmacy, Northside Pharmacy doing business as Global Compounding Pharmacy. U.S. Attorney Prim F. Escalona,...

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January 29, 2021

Joshua J. Young Sentenced for Shooting Carjacking Victim

Birmingham Man, Joshua J. Young Sentenced to 204 Months in Prison for Shooting Carjacking Victim BIRMINGHAM, AL (STL.News) A federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a Birmingham man for a carjacking and shooting that occurred in Birmingham in 2019, announced U.S. Attorney Prim F. Escalona and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms,...

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January 12, 2021

Atlanta Federal Reserve Appoints Birmingham Branch Board

BIRMINGHAM, AL (STL.News) The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta announces the appointment of two new members to the Birmingham Branch board of directors to serve three-year terms beginning January 1, 2021, and ending December 31, 2023. Maye Head Frei was appointed by the Board of Governors.  She is board chair...

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January 8, 2021

Department of State Breaks Ground for New U.S. Consulate General

The Department of State Breaks Ground for New U.S. Consulate General in Casablanca (STL.News) U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Morocco David T. Fischer and U.S. Consul General Jennifer Rasamimanana celebrated today the groundbreaking of the new Consulate General campus in Casablanca, the latest demonstration of our enduring friendship and strategic...

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October 15, 2020

Vulcan Materials Announces Third Quarter Conference Call

BIRMINGHAM, AL (STL.News) Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: VMC) will host its third quarter earnings conference call on Thursday, November 5 at 10:00 a.m. CT (11:00 a.m. ET).  Financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2020 will be released before the NYSE market opens. The Company invites investors and other...

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September 11, 2020

Birmingham, Ala; U.S. Attorney Prim F. Escalona Announces $374,883.00 Award

Birmingham, Ala; U.S. Attorney Prim F. Escalona Announces $374,883.00 Award to Improve School Safety | USAO-NDAL (STL.News) – U.S. Attorney Prim F. Escalona announced that the Alabaster City Schools’ Board of Education received $374,883.00 from the Department of Justice’s Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) School Violence Prevention...

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