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New Clubhouse Takes Birmingham’s A.G. Gaston Boys & Girls Club To A Whole New Place

New Clubhouse Takes Birmingham’s A.G. Gaston Boys & Girls Club To A Whole New Place

| August 18, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The new facility is in an improved location with expanded capacity and features for youths.

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Marshall Space Flight Center To Lead NASA Lander Program In Return To Moon

Marshall Space Flight Center To Lead NASA Lander Program In Return To Moon

| August 17, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The program is a precursor for a human mission to Mars.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Alabama Was First State To Ratify 16th Amendment

On This Day In Alabama History: Alabama Was First State To Ratify 16th Amendment

| August 17, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The amendment gave Congress the power to collect income taxes.

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Heart Of Hurricane Season Approaches For Alabama, Atlantic And Gulf States

Heart Of Hurricane Season Approaches For Alabama, Atlantic And Gulf States

| August 17, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Several factors make the coming weeks traditionally the time when stronger storms occur.

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Alabama Couple Grow Produce Delivery Service From The Ground Up

Alabama Couple Grow Produce Delivery Service From The Ground Up

| August 16, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Till will do your farmers market shopping for you.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Francis Bartow Lloyd Began Syndicated Column

On This Day In Alabama History: Francis Bartow Lloyd Began Syndicated Column

| August 16, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The writer is remembered for stories featuring the exploits of Rufus Sanders and his family.

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Census Bureau Director, Alabama Officials Urge Everyone To Participate In 2020 Census

Census Bureau Director, Alabama Officials Urge Everyone To Participate In 2020 Census

| August 16, 2019 @ 5:00 am

State’s share of federal funding for highways, health care and other federal funding could be heavily reduced if too many people ignore census.

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Can’t Miss Alabama Gives You A Bird’s Eye View At The Sidewalk Film Festival

Can’t Miss Alabama Gives You A Bird’s Eye View At The Sidewalk Film Festival

| August 15, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Get a good dose of Alabama sunshine this weekend with Can’t Miss Alabama.

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On This Day In Alabama History: LBW Community College Named In Andalusia

On This Day In Alabama History: LBW Community College Named In Andalusia

| August 15, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The school was named for the former first lady and first female governor.

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The World Games Explained: Orienteering

The World Games Explained: Orienteering

| August 15, 2019 @ 5:00 am

This sport uses navigation with a mix of traveling methods in a race to the finish.

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SchoolFest Sets The Stage For Alabama Children

SchoolFest Sets The Stage For Alabama Children

| August 14, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Alabama Power Foundation is among those supporting the Alabama Shakespeare Festival program.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Satchel Paige Struck Out Nine Kansas City Monarchs

On This Day In Alabama History: Satchel Paige Struck Out Nine Kansas City Monarchs

| August 14, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Then a member of the Birmingham Black Barons, Paige showed an early sign of his greatness.

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Alabama Power’s Renew Our Rivers Named Water Conservationist Of The Year

Alabama Power’s Renew Our Rivers Named Water Conservationist Of The Year

| August 14, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The program has removed more than 15.5 million pounds of trash and debris from waterways.

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On This Day In Alabama History: Albert James Pickett Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: Albert James Pickett Was Born

| August 13, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Known as Alabama’s first historian, he wrote the state’s definitive early history.

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Mural City Coffee Is An Alabama Maker That Paints A Landscape Of Flavors

Mural City Coffee Is An Alabama Maker That Paints A Landscape Of Flavors

| August 13, 2019 @ 5:00 am

The shop is a large, relaxing space that invites Dothan residents and visitors to stay awhile.

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The World Games Explained: Muaythai

The World Games Explained: Muaythai

| August 13, 2019 @ 5:00 am

Known as the “art of eight limbs,” this combat sport originated in Thailand.

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