Supporters of Henry "Gip" Gipson, owner of Gip's Place, gather outside of Bessemer City Hall before a Bessemer City Council meeting/ CBS 42

No compromise yet on Bessemer juke joint

BESSEMER, Ala. (WIAT) -The future of the backyard blues tradition at a Bessemer home called Gip’s Place  is still in question. On Saturday, …

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Alabama Senate approves education budget

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama Senate has worked late to approve an education budget that would spend slightly more on schools next yea…