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Alabama Newscenter — Alabama’s Magic City Classic Felt Different, but Still the Classic

Alabama Newscenter — Alabama’s Magic City Classic Felt Different, but Still the Classic

| April 20, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

It was yet another example of how the 79th McDonald’s Magic City Classic presented by Coca-Cola was unlike any of the 78 that preceded it. But the game went on, with Alabama A&M pulling away in the second half to down Alabama State 38-14.

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Alabama Newscenter — Cabin Fever Breaks for Grateful Crowd of 63,690 at Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

Alabama Newscenter — Cabin Fever Breaks for Grateful Crowd of 63,690 at Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

| April 20, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

The marquee event of the weekend produced an unanticipated finish as Spaniard Alex Palou recorded the first victory of his career. It was his debut in the No. 10 Dallara-Honda for Chip Ganassi Racing, the team’s first win at Barber and its 114th in IndyCar.

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Alabama Newscenter — Auburn University Researcher Co-Authors Study Finding Deciduous Trees Offset Carbon Loss From Alaskan Fires

Alabama Newscenter — Auburn University Researcher Co-Authors Study Finding Deciduous Trees Offset Carbon Loss From Alaskan Fires

| April 19, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

Heather Alexander, assistant professor of forest ecology in Auburn University’s School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, is co-author of a new study published this week in the journal Science that finds deciduous trees replacing burned spruce forests more than make up for carbon and nitrogen loss, storing more carbon and accumulating it four times faster over a 100-year fire interval.

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Alabama Newscenter — PRWeek Names University of Alabama Senior Outstanding Student

Alabama Newscenter — PRWeek Names University of Alabama Senior Outstanding Student

| April 19, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

The University of Alabama’s Kathleen McManus won the 2021 Outstanding Student award from PRWeek for her public relations campaign for a recyclable sneaker. The school’s public relations and advertising program won top five placement for the 10th time.

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Alabama Newscenter — Recipe: Caramel Pecan No-Bake Cheesecake

Alabama Newscenter — Recipe: Caramel Pecan No-Bake Cheesecake

| April 19, 2021 @ 10:00 am

Often when warmer weather rolls around, my mind goes to the fun summer shindigs where layered desserts are the desserts of choice – at least in our family.

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Alabama Newscenter — the ‘Redneck Rosé’ at Perdido Vineyards Is One of 100 Dishes to Enjoy in Alabama

Alabama Newscenter — the ‘Redneck Rosé’ at Perdido Vineyards Is One of 100 Dishes to Enjoy in Alabama

| April 17, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

The Rosé Cou Rouge, or “Redneck Rosé” is on the Alabama Tourism Department’s list of 100 Dishes to Eat in Alabama.

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Alabama Newscenter — Renewal at Southtown Court Brings Housing, Hotel, Retail, Green Space

Alabama Newscenter — Renewal at Southtown Court Brings Housing, Hotel, Retail, Green Space

| April 17, 2021 @ 10:00 am

Discussed for years, the redevelopment of the Southtown Court housing project moved one step closer to reality on April 13 when the Birmingham City Council voted to rezone the property from multiple dwelling to mixed-use.

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Alabama Newscenter — Gov. Kay Ivey Pushes Effort to Enhance, Support Alabama State Parks

Alabama Newscenter — Gov. Kay Ivey Pushes Effort to Enhance, Support Alabama State Parks

| April 16, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

Officials join Gov. Kay Ivey at Oak Mountain State Park to announce a bond issue proposal and fundraising campaign for improvements at Alabama’s 21 state parks.

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