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Top News Links: Monday, Sept. 10

Jefferson County goes after financiers

Jefferson County officials and sewerage customers have filed a petition in bankruptcy court claiming that the refinancing of the county's sewer debt — which has since plunged the county into bankruptcy — violated the Alabama constitution and was designed only to help banks and investors. — Bloomberg Businessweek

Mobile officials smile at Airbus projections

Calling the Gulf Coast the fourth largest aerospace corridor in the world, business leaders were especially pleased at Airbus' revised estimates showing a marked increase in the world market for new aircraft. — Mobile Press-Register

New Orleans readers balk over Times-Picayune cuts

Publisher says demise of daily coverage based on dropping ad revenues; readers critique publisher, and local businesses offer aid to fired employees. — Wall Street Journal

Carmin Industries honored

Jacksonville firm that supplies parts for architectural, aerospace and defense industries earns $250,000 prize in Chase and Living Social contest to honor small businesses. — Yahoo Finance

Hyundai marks record-setting sales in August

Hyundai Motor America announced an all-time sales record in August with 61,099 cars sold; top two models both made in Alabama. — Fox 6

USA Foundation plans for Brookley revved up

The University of South Alabama Foundation, a fund-raising group for the school, was already working to redevelop its holdings at Brookley; with Airbus coming into the same complex, foundation members scramble to adapt their plans. — Mobile Press-Register

Housewares and biscuits part of mystique for Alabama Chanin

Florence houseware purveyor earned nickname from her signature biscuits. — Wall Street Journal

Postmasters pick Mobile for annual gathering

The thousand-member National Association of Postmasters has picked Mobile for its 2015 convention. — Mobile Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

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