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Alabama Power’s Donna O’Connor Is An Unsung Hero To People In Need, At Home And In Honduras

Alabama Power’s Donna O’Connor Is An Unsung Hero To People In Need, At Home And In Honduras

| November 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

She travels to Honduran villages bearing eyeglasses and water filters.

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Study: Hunting, Fishing Had $3.2 Billion Impact On Alabama In 2018

Study: Hunting, Fishing Had $3.2 Billion Impact On Alabama In 2018

| November 21, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

Alabama’s 23 southern counties known as the Black Belt are significant to the state’s economic success.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Alabama Won Last Iron Bowl At Legion Field

On This Day In Alabama History: Alabama Won Last Iron Bowl At Legion Field

| November 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am

The Crimson Tide overcame a 17-0 lead to defeat Auburn, 31-17.

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Alabama Legacy Moment: McCurdy Plantation Horse

Alabama Legacy Moment: McCurdy Plantation Horse

| November 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

This gaited breed was developed by the McCurdy family of Lowndes County in the late 19th century.

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Inaugural Jewish Film Festival Comes To Birmingham

Inaugural Jewish Film Festival Comes To Birmingham

| November 20, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

Sidewalk cinema is hosting the four-day event.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Football Star Dwight Stephenson Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: Football Star Dwight Stephenson Was Born

| November 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am

The Pro Football Hall of Fame member was an All-American at the University of Alabama.

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Alabama’s Cook Museum Of Natural Science Educates And Entertains All Ages

Alabama’s Cook Museum Of Natural Science Educates And Entertains All Ages

| November 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm

This Tennessee Valley attraction started with insects.

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Alabama Maker Jane Philips Uses Coffee To Perk Up Eye-Opening Art

Alabama Maker Jane Philips Uses Coffee To Perk Up Eye-Opening Art

| November 19, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

This artist draws from her past anxiety and depression to create on canvas.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Athens Was Incorporated

On This Day In Alabama History: Athens Was Incorporated

| November 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am

The seat of Limestone County government was founded a year before Alabama became a state.

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From Concerts To Conventions, BJCC Welcomes All

From Concerts To Conventions, BJCC Welcomes All

| November 18, 2019 @ 5:02 am

The complex is poised for additional development as Protective Stadium is constructed.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Singer Hank Ballard Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: Singer Hank Ballard Was Born

| November 18, 2019 @ 5:01 am

Hank Ballard & the Midnighters played an integral role in the development of rock ‘n’ roll.

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Recipe: Ultimate Cheesy Corn and Rice Casserole

Recipe: Ultimate Cheesy Corn and Rice Casserole

| November 18, 2019 @ 5:00 am

It seems impossible, but Thanksgiving will be here before you know it. I just can’t believe it.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Birmingham Barons First Baseman Norm Zauchin Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: Birmingham Barons First Baseman Norm Zauchin Was Born

| November 17, 2019 @ 5:02 am

Nov. 17, 1929, Norbert Henry Zauchin was born Nov. 17, 1929, in Royal Oak, Michigan. He was a first baseman for the 1950 Birmingham Barons.

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