Photo: Alabama Homeland Security Director Jim Walker

For the fourth time since its unveiling late last year, Virtual Alabama has won an award.

This week Virtual Alabama earned the state the 2008 Innovations Award for the Southern Region from the Council of State Governments. Previous awards won by Virtual Alabama were presented by the American Council for Technology, the Google Enterprise Award and the National Governors Association.

"Alabama continues being recognized for this very advanced program," Governor Bob Riley said. "I'm very proud that Alabama keeps receiving these top awards and is being recognized as a national leader in technology and government."


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