now offers a subscription service. Each day you can receive an e-mail containing the results of up to 10 different searches that match from the previous day’s pub date. See details of how this works below.
Can you explain how subscribing to works?
The database of will search notices from our participating newspaper members to find the ones you are looking for. For a monthly fee, it e-mails the notices to you on the day after they appear in the newspaper.

Can I get help setting up my search?
Each subscriber is allowed up to 10 different searches (including County, Newspaper, and Keyword or exact phrase). Results of your search(es) will be e-mailed every day for the previous day's matches.You must choose a county, but the newspaper is optional. Searches cannot be made for all counties or all newspapers through the subscription service. Keywords are also required. If you have other questions or a problem, you may contact the Web administrator.

Example: A contractor from Arab, Ala. wants to find construction bids that might be offered in three Alabama counties. He/she also wants to monitor when the city is going to increase property taxes. In order to avoid having to manually search when he/she has the time and can sort through each result one by one, he/she can sign up for a subscription and enter 4 different searches:
County: Autauga County
County: Baldwin County
County: Calhoun County
  Newspaper:   Newspaper:   Newspaper:
  Keyword: bids   Keyword: bids   Keyword: bids
County:Marshall County        
  Newspaper: Arab Tribune        
  Keyword: property tax        

And he/she could always go back and modify the searches if they aren't getting the results they're looking for, or add more searches (up to 10) any time during the subscription period.

When are my results sent to me?
The database will be scanned overnight for postings from the previous day, and all your results will be sent to you in one comprehensive e-mail by 8 a.m. (Central Time) the next morning. Results will be grouped by search parameters.  If there are no matches to your search for the previous day, you will not receive an e-mail.

What does a results e-mail message look like?
Click here to see a sample results e-mail. Results will be grouped by the search options.

How long does a subscription last?
Your subscription will automatically renew each month until you unsubscribe.

How much does a subscription cost?
$35 per month.

How do I pay for my subscription?
Click on the "Subscribe" button above, and it will guide you through the steps of setting up your profile and subscription using PayPal, a safe and easy payment method. You may then set up a new PayPal account, use an existing PayPal account, or pay with a credit card.

How do I cancel my subscription?
Subscriptions are recurring payments made on the same day each month. It’s very important to hold onto your login information for as well as for PayPal, because you will need to log into both in order to stop the recurring payments. To cancel a subscription, log in above with your e-mail and password used to set up your profile. Scroll below your search parameters and click "Unsubscribe". The system will then take you directly to PayPal where you will also have to log into your PayPal account and cancel the payment end of the subscription. The subscription will not be terminated without canceling through PayPal.

Can I change my searches in the middle of my subscription?
Yes. You may modify your profile of searches at any time during your subscription period by logging in with your e-mail address and password and click “edit” just beneath the search you wish to alter, or you may add another search if you haven’t used all 10.

Will my results yield every public notice that matches my criteria? is a combined effort by the newspapers of Alabama and the Alabama Press Association. We have to rely on the individual newspapers to post their own notices on or by their start date in order for them to be included in search results. Even though we are working towards that goal with approximately 90% of our members on-board, not every newspaper participates, and errors could result in some notices not being posted in time to be sent out, or some may not be posted at all. Click here to see a list of currently participating newspapers. Keep in mind that not all newspapers publish every day.

What if I don’t want to pay to search for legal notices? main site will not change. Users may continue to input individual or statewide searches on at no charge. This subscription service is for frequent users who prefer to have the results e-mailed to them each day as a convenience. is a partnership between the Alabama Press Association and participating member newspapers to provide online access to public notice advertisements in Alabama.

Other questions? Contact the site administrator.

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