“I was notified that I received a positive during the most recent round of COVID testing,” Grass said in a statement.
Testing data from the department shows there was an outbreak of the disease in the prison around the time he was taken to a hospital.
Alabama’s 99.9 overall response rate was a remarkable finish for a state that in October was dead last in the nation in its response rate.
Alabama’s number of new cases last week rose by 14 percent from the previous week, while the number of tests performed statewide dropped by 11 percent.
The study scored states based on 11 key indicators of political engagement. Those included things like voter turnout, political donations and voter accessibility policies.
More people joined the unemployment rolls last week than the week before.
The Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles granted Worsley parole on Wednesday.
The expanded facility will help train people in welding and heating, ventilation and air-conditioning and other trades.
“Proud to receive the endorsement of the Alabama Retail Association’s PAC!” Rogers said.
Alabama presently has seven congressional districts. Public officials are fearful that the state could lose one of those districts through post-Census redistricting and reapportionment.