Down in Alabama with Ike Morgan

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Alabama news updates.

All Episodes

Some colleges are relieving some student debts; the state is fining a city for changing a street name; an alleged robber needed a set of keys more than he did a gun.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 26

3 min 59 sec

Airport guns, FedEx packages dumped, Alabama's marching band at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 25

3 min 38 sec

The passings of a sports writer and a popular zoo animal -- and some inflationary news that might affect you.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 24

4 min 27 sec

An update on the DOJ's prisons lawsuit, a sex offender who was found living under an assumed name, and that thing Bo Nix said about SEC officials.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 23

4 min 22 sec

A home for the watercress darter, an update on the blue alert and who's playing MoonPie Over Mobile.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 22

4 min 14 sec

Inmate removed from death row, a sausage roll controversy  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 19

3 min 23 sec

Stars Fell on Alabama and a castle coming down  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 18

4 min 9 sec

Have you ever heard of a piebald squirrel? Alabama has one  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 17

4 min 32 sec

Forgotten Thanksgiving items and time for the Iron Bowl  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 16

3 min 41 sec

The 1540 Battle of Mabila, the Guthries matriarch and the Bo Nix injury.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 15

4 min 29 sec

Carnival's plans to set sail once again, Sen. Shelby's contribution to next year's election, and why commercial license plates are in short supply.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 12

3 min 55 sec

The littlest Alabamian, a new University of South Alabama president, and that third-grade reading requirement.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 11

4 min 42 sec

The re-emergence of the Birmingham Northern Beltline, a man who broke INTO jail, and a good time to give blood.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 10

3 min 39 sec

Redistricting lawsuits; Rock the South; alligator snapping turtles.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 9

4 min 11 sec

A record hike on the Appalachian Trail, a wild turkey study, and the fastest-grown town in Alabama: Triana.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 8

5 min 24 sec

A special legislative session in the books, the highest-paid public official in America, and the passing of a professional bass angler.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 5

6 min 45 sec

Henry Ruggs III; Congressional redistricting; a marching band in turmoil.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 4

4 min 19 sec

Alabama state legislature moves forward during its redistricting special session; Warrior Met Coal strike enters its eighth month; Two longtime Alabama newspaper journalists pass away.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 3

6 min 21 sec

We'll look at the legislative session on redistricting and vaccine mandates, and we'll talk about a 60-year-old mystery that's been solved.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 2

5 min 59 sec

A probate judge's removal, a police chief's passing and another Buc-ee's coming.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Nov 1

3 min 7 sec

Auburn and Alabama's in-state college enrolment; a picket-line restraining order; Nick Saban's birthday; Kyle Wright's World Series debut.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 29

5 min 12 sec

Air service in Mobile; Bayside Academy's amazing streak of state titles; Alabama-connected nominees for the People's Choice Awards.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 28

4 min 53 sec

The USFL's Birmingham season, a protest at Toomer's Corner, more evidence that an alligator might turn up anywhere.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 27

5 min 41 sec

COVID updates that involve politics, education and ... football.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 26

5 min 42 sec

Artemis space program; Ladd-Peebles Stadium shooting; a university vaccine mandate.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 25

4 min 49 sec

An execution, a college conference shakeup and a weird body scan.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 22

4 min 38 sec

Alabama Literacy Act, Morgan Freeman and Charles Barkley.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 21

5 min 26 sec

A $98 million dollar environmental settlement, updates on the Ladd-Peebles shooting, and the anticipated return of the Lady in the Bay.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 20

4 min 30 sec

Toxins at the old Fort McClellan; a USFL reboot; a retiring lawmaker who was way ahead of Alabama's Republican wave.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 19

4 min 10 sec

Arrests announced in a couple of high-profile Alabama crimes; a reminder that the World Games are coming; a 100-year-old Army veteran taking a spin around Talladega.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 18

3 min 44 sec

A special session, a critical-race-theory vote, and how to take a heavyweight loss like a champ.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 15

3 min 31 sec

Tuberville vs. Biden's banking plan; more legislation on vaccine mandates; illegal poultry workers.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 14

4 min 37 sec

Dishonest resumes, employer vaccine mandate, gas prices: Down in Alabama  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 13

3 min 23 sec

Tribes want Moundville artifacts; Alabama redesigns license plates; allgators are on the move.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 12

4 min 5 sec

An extended covid order, a drive-in theater for sale, and a plane drop to fight rabies.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 11

3 min 35 sec

A water rescue, Pfizer for younger kids and a golf-course fight update.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 8

4 min 51 sec

Flash flooding; an accused cop killer in court; COVID in decline.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 7

4 min 17 sec

An election, a hot-dog man, a bomb threat and a Hip Hop Award.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 6

3 min 18 sec

Municipal elections, Lane Kiffin, Bubba Wallace.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 5

4 min 12 sec

A police officer who lost his life in the line of duty; a film being shot in Mobile; an exhibit on American Indian mound builders.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 4

4 min 12 sec

The debuts of a football stadium and an automotive assembly line, and a bizarre alleged assault on a golf course.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Oct 1

4 min 16 sec

Prison bills, some probable extinct species and a ride from the old Miracle Strip Amusement Park.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sep 30

6 min 26 sec

The special session on prison reform, a gerrymandering lawsuit and a great big gift to UAB.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sep 29

4 min 43 sec

A special session underway; three slave women honored with statues; a stolen horse-drawn carriage found.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sep 28

6 min 11 sec

Megan Rondini settlement; a defense-contractor's settlement; 7 fires across Huntsville.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sep 27

4 min 3 sec

A shift in the kinds of drugs people are overdosing on; a rough time for the covid death rate; some results from Shrimp Basket's hiring promotions.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sep 24

6 min 23 sec

The areas with the tightest real-estate markets in Alabama; the return of the serval cats; another mayor in trouble; a new building in Huntsville..  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sep 23

4 min 57 sec

MyPillow's Mike Lindell on voting; a Mobile council president's death; Alabama's Blue Ribbon schools.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sep 22

4 min 55 sec

An unusual murder case; governors pleading with the president; a COVID-19 vaccine for kids younger than 12.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sep 21

5 min 20 sec

Special session on prisons, lower jobless figures and MyPillow's Mike Lindell.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Sep 20

3 min 44 sec