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Cullman County Homes Selling 10 Percent Faster Than A Year Ago

Cullman County Homes Selling 10 Percent Faster Than A Year Ago

| May 21, 2018 @ 5:00 am

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Auburn’s Jr. Manrrs Leadership Institute Helps Students Discover Agriculture, Natural Resources Fields

Auburn’s Jr. Manrrs Leadership Institute Helps Students Discover Agriculture, Natural Resources Fields

| May 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Auburn University is helping minority youth to discover first-hand how agriculture, engineering, technology and natural resources relate to the world around them and to experience the excitement of academic excellence, leadership, technical development and teamwork.

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On This Day In Alabama History: First Blood Shed In Miners’ Strike

On This Day In Alabama History: First Blood Shed In Miners’ Strike

| May 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

May 20, 1894: The first bloodshed of the 1894 miners’ strike occurred when a strike breaker was killed May 20 by striking miners near Birmingham

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UAB Offers Tips For Preventing Kidney Stones

UAB Offers Tips For Preventing Kidney Stones

| May 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

It has been said that experiencing a kidney stone is the closest a man will get to experiencing childbirth, though the pain of a stone is alarming for both sexes. One in 10 people will form a kidney stone in their lifetime.

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Recipe: Summer Succotash Pico De Gallo

Recipe: Summer Succotash Pico De Gallo

| May 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Clifton Holt, the executive chef and owner of Little Savannah Restaurant & Bar in Birmingham shared this quick and easy blend of fresh vegetables, fruits and herbs. Holt demonstrated this dish at the Market at Pepper Place this morning (though he did change it up with different ingredients from the market), which you can watch below. Best of all, these are ingredients you can pick up at the market and make yourself all summer long.

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Brian Peters: Summertime Weather Pattern To Hold For Alabama

Brian Peters: Summertime Weather Pattern To Hold For Alabama

| May 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Brian Peters: Summertime Weather Pattern To Hold For Alabama

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On This Day In Alabama History: Cuba Burned To Prevent Capture

On This Day In Alabama History: Cuba Burned To Prevent Capture

| May 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

May 19, 1863: The first of three moderately successful steamships to “run the blockade” out of Mobile Bay were the Alabama, Cuba and Fox, a captured ship renamed the Fanny

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Those Involved Offer Behind-the-Scenes Look At How Mercedes Came To Alabama

Those Involved Offer Behind-the-Scenes Look At How Mercedes Came To Alabama

| May 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

In late September 1993, 18-wheelers loaded with Mercedes-Benz vehicles left New Jersey bound for … somewhere.

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Oakman High Teacher Leading Holocaust Education In America

Oakman High Teacher Leading Holocaust Education In America

| May 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Jeremy Brown wants to bring history alive for his students — one personal account at a time.

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Zambia Utility Executives Tour Alabama Power’s Lay Dam

Zambia Utility Executives Tour Alabama Power’s Lay Dam

| May 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

In the utility businessd, risk is part of the job – and surprise is a four-letter word. Successful utilities achieve safety and reliability because they identify and manage risk well.

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At 4 Years Of Age, Austin Perine Is A Young But Super Alabama Bright Light

At 4 Years Of Age, Austin Perine Is A Young But Super Alabama Bright Light

| May 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Most 4-year-olds live with only a few things on their minds: Mom, Dad, siblings, play, eat and drink.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Natchez Trace Parkway Created

On This Day In Alabama History: Natchez Trace Parkway Created

| May 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

President Franklin D. Roosevelt officially signed the Natchez Trace Parkway into law on May 18, 1938.

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Analysis: Alabama Bioscience Industry’s Impact Tops $7.3 Billion A Year

Analysis: Alabama Bioscience Industry’s Impact Tops $7.3 Billion A Year

| May 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Alabama’s multifaceted biosciences industry generates $7.3 billion in economic activity annually while supporting 780 companies and nearly 48,000 direct and indirect jobs across the state, according to a new analysis by researchers at the University of Alabama.

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Saban, Malzahn And Smart Among Coaches And Celebrities Creating Buzz At Regions Tradition

Saban, Malzahn And Smart Among Coaches And Celebrities Creating Buzz At Regions Tradition

| May 17, 2018 @ 5:00 am

A Greystone resident attending the Regions Tradition Pro Am at Greystone Golf and Country Club was overheard complimenting a Georgia fan about the Bulldogs’ football coach, former Alabama assistant Kirby Smart.

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Spring Concerts Are Heating Up The Stage With Willie Nelson And Kendrick Lamar In Can’t Miss Alabama

Spring Concerts Are Heating Up The Stage With Willie Nelson And Kendrick Lamar In Can’t Miss Alabama

| May 17, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Spring Concerts Are Heating Up The Stage With Willie Nelson And Kendrick Lamar In Can’t Miss Alabama

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