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Alabama News Center — Alabama State Council on the Arts announces Celebration of Alabama Arts honorees

Alabama News Center — Alabama State Council on the Arts announces Celebration of Alabama Arts honorees

| April 13, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

The Alabama State Council on the Arts has selected eight distinguished honorees for its annual awards ceremony recognizing notable Alabamians for their work and contributions to the arts.

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Alabama News Center — 3 Alabama cooks win prizes with recipes celebrating their ancestral roots

Alabama News Center — 3 Alabama cooks win prizes with recipes celebrating their ancestral roots

| April 13, 2024 @ 8:00 am

Cultures from three continents flavored the winning recipes at a cooking competition at the latest Alabama National Fair in Montgomery.

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Alabama News Center — Fledgling flight school at Alabama’s Tuskegee University soars with $6.7 million in federal funds

Alabama News Center — Fledgling flight school at Alabama’s Tuskegee University soars with $6.7 million in federal funds

| April 12, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

Tuskegee University is readying a new flight school degree program to start this fall, thanks to $6.7 million in federal funding.

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Alabama News Center — Join Alabama State Parks experts for ‘Hike 24 in 24’

Alabama News Center — Join Alabama State Parks experts for ‘Hike 24 in 24’

| April 8, 2024 @ 8:00 am

Whether you are an individual, group or family, Hike 24 in 24 Alabama offers the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of Alabama’s natural resources with experienced guides leading the way.

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Alabama News Center — Alabama claims No. 1 spot among auto-exporting states for the first time

Alabama News Center — Alabama claims No. 1 spot among auto-exporting states for the first time

| April 6, 2024 @ 8:00 am

Alabama has become the nation’s No. 1 auto-exporting state, with international vehicle shipments surging past $11.2 billion in 2023 to overtake longtime leader South Carolina, according to new trade data.

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Alabama News Center — Alabama’s Regions Field and the Birmingham Barons will have you singing ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’ (for dinner)

Alabama News Center — Alabama’s Regions Field and the Birmingham Barons will have you singing ‘Take Me Out to the Ballgame’ (for dinner)

| April 4, 2024 @ 8:00 am

Peanuts and Cracker Jack? Think bigger. They’re swinging for the fences at Regions Field when it comes to ballpark foods.

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Alabama News Center — Demolitions in downtown Oxford, Alabama, signal renewal efforts

Alabama News Center — Demolitions in downtown Oxford, Alabama, signal renewal efforts

| April 3, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

The city of Oxford is demolishing several unsafe buildings in its historic downtown, a bittersweet decision as officials press forward to revitalize the district.

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Alabama News Center — Tourney Talk with The Next Round: Crimson Tide in the Final Four

Alabama News Center — Tourney Talk with The Next Round: Crimson Tide in the Final Four

| April 3, 2024 @ 8:00 am

The Next Round is hosted by Jim Dunaway, Ryan Brown and Lance Taylor, and can be watched on YouTube and Facebook or heard on smart speakers and podcast streaming live weekdays from 9 a.m. to noon. The Next Round is part of the Disrupt Media group of digital-first sports and entertainment shows and podcasts.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Major League Fishing, Alabama Power team up for Logan Martin Lake cleanup, fish habitat improvements

Alabama NewsCenter — Major League Fishing, Alabama Power team up for Logan Martin Lake cleanup, fish habitat improvements

| April 1, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Renew Our Rivers has evolved into one of the nation’s largest river cleanup campaigns. Since its inception, 16 million pounds of trash have been collected by more than 120,000 volunteers.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama Black Belt’s Big Gobbler Photo Contest returns for 2024

Alabama NewsCenter — Alabama Black Belt’s Big Gobbler Photo Contest returns for 2024

| April 1, 2024 @ 8:00 am

Hunters submit a variety of photos each year in the Alabama Black Belt Adventures Association’s Big Gobbler Photo Contest, ranging from kids who bagged their first turkey to experienced, longtime hunters.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Groundbreaking signals new life for old train depot in Oxford, Alabama

Alabama NewsCenter — Groundbreaking signals new life for old train depot in Oxford, Alabama

| March 31, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

A project to turn the historic former train station in Oxford into a restaurant and event venue is now rolling down the tracks.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Can’t Miss Alabama: Get Easter-ready with egg-citing family entertainment

Alabama NewsCenter — Can’t Miss Alabama: Get Easter-ready with egg-citing family entertainment

| March 29, 2024 @ 8:00 am

See what’s happening around the state this weekend in this week’s edition of Can’t Miss Alabama.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Being Frank: Birmingham, Alabama’s most famous chef shares his story

Alabama NewsCenter — Being Frank: Birmingham, Alabama’s most famous chef shares his story

| March 28, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

After four decades at the helm of Birmingham’s, and some of the South’s best-known restaurants, his biography is probably as well-known as anyone in the Magic City.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Recipe: Salmon Cobb Salad with Creamy Dill Dressing

Alabama NewsCenter — Recipe: Salmon Cobb Salad with Creamy Dill Dressing

| March 27, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

As a registered dietitian passionate about creating wholesome and delicious meals, I’m so excited to share my recipe for this Salmon Cobb Salad with a homemade Creamy Dill Dressing.

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