Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Boeing is looking to recruit Huntsville engineers to fill many vacancies. But there's a catch. These jobs are located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and St. Louis, Missouri. Recruiters from the two cities will be in Huntsville today to meet face-to-face with job seekers. The company will hold on-site job interviews at a later date. – WAAY
Huntsville could soon pass Birmingham to become the largest city in Alabama. "We believe we will be the biggest city in the state within a decade," predicted Dennis Madsen, long-range planner for the City of Huntsville. Right now, Huntsville is fourth. It's the smallest of the four main cities in this state. But those cities have evolved in ways that find all four at nearly the same size. – AP/Moulton Advertiser
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Researchers at the University of Alabama believe they have cooked up a new industry for the state, a “chitin economy” — ready to yield a mother lode of new products from the shells of shrimp.
From surgical staples to vinyl, these products all have an Alabama accent.