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Behind The Smile Is An Alabama Bright Light Bringing Awareness To Teen Suicide

Behind The Smile Is An Alabama Bright Light Bringing Awareness To Teen Suicide

| September 7, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Every parent’s nightmare happened to Tara Martin on March 17, 2017.

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Alabama Power Has Restored All Tropical Storm Gordon Outages In The State

Alabama Power Has Restored All Tropical Storm Gordon Outages In The State

| September 6, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Alabama Power has restored electricity to all customers who lost power due to Tropical Storm Gordon.

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Update: Gordon Continues Approach To The Gulf Coast

Update: Gordon Continues Approach To The Gulf Coast

| September 4, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Update: Gordon Continues Approach To The Gulf Coast

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Rachel Harmon, Rhodes Scholar, Hired To Develop Talent In Birmingham

Rachel Harmon, Rhodes Scholar, Hired To Develop Talent In Birmingham

| September 3, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Never before has Birmingham had one person focus solely on talent and workforce development for its residents. That all changed when Deputy Director of Talent Development Rachel Harmon assumed her new role with the city on Aug. 6.

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Alabama’s Largest County Looks To Continue Economic Development Momentum

Alabama’s Largest County Looks To Continue Economic Development Momentum

| August 31, 2018 @ 5:00 am

With the recent announcements of thousands of jobs coming into Jefferson County in connection with Amazon’s advanced robotics fulfillment center, DC BLOX’s data center and Shipt’s decision to keep its corporate headquarters in Birmingham, local officials are working from a playbook that has four steps, they say.

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Auburn Takes On Washington, Alabama Lines Up Against Louisville To Kick Off Seasons

Auburn Takes On Washington, Alabama Lines Up Against Louisville To Kick Off Seasons

| August 30, 2018 @ 5:00 am

There’s an expression that suggests that you make a fool of yourself when you assume. Nick Saban didn’t cite that quote when he responded to a comment in his weekly press conference before the season-opener. But he came close.

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UAB’s $37.5 Million State-of-the Art Collat School Of Business Opens

UAB’s $37.5 Million State-of-the Art Collat School Of Business Opens

| August 29, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The University of Alabama at Birmingham bridges collaboration, innovation and entrepreneurship with the opening of the $37.5 million state-of-the-art facility that will house the Collat School of Business and Bill L. Harbert Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (HIIE).

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Why Is Alabama Crimson Tide’s Mascot An Elephant?

Why Is Alabama Crimson Tide’s Mascot An Elephant?

| August 28, 2018 @ 5:00 am

You would think if coach Paul “Bear” Bryant refused to let an elephant mascot roam the sidelines, that would be the end of the story, and University of Alabama fans would have gone along.

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Eli Gold Kicking Off 30th Season As The Voice Of The Alabama Crimson Tide

Eli Gold Kicking Off 30th Season As The Voice Of The Alabama Crimson Tide

| August 27, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Eli Gold could no more pick a favorite call of Alabama football action than a parent could pick a favorite child.

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The Pizitz In Birmingham Named Best Historic Project In 2018

The Pizitz In Birmingham Named Best Historic Project In 2018

| August 26, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The iconic 1920s former department store The Pizitz in downtown Birmingham has been recognized as the Best Historic Project in the 2018 Marvin Architects Challenge. The decade-old juried competition awards innovative real estate projects for exceptional architectural design.

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Alabama Newscenter 2018 Football Preview: Troy University

Alabama Newscenter 2018 Football Preview: Troy University

| August 23, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The past two years have been very good for Troy football.

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Alabama Power Foundation Nursing Clinic To Aid Children, Adults At Aidb

Alabama Power Foundation Nursing Clinic To Aid Children, Adults At Aidb

| August 22, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind (AIDB) christened the Alabama Power Foundation Nursing Clinic Tuesday, a $2 million facility that improves access to modern healthcare for the students, faculty and staff at the school.

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Briggs & Stratton To Open Alabama Distribution Hub, Creating 20 Jobs

Briggs & Stratton To Open Alabama Distribution Hub, Creating 20 Jobs

| August 21, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Briggs & Stratton Corp. announced plans to open a 400,000-square-foot distribution center in Alabama, adding 20 jobs to its significant manufacturing presence in Auburn.

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Alabama Newscenter 2018 Football Preview: Alabama A&M University

Alabama Newscenter 2018 Football Preview: Alabama A&M University

| August 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Connell Maynor has made the rounds since he arrived in Huntsville in January to be the head football coach at Alabama A&M University.

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Phenix City Homes Continue To Sell Faster Than A Year Ago

Phenix City Homes Continue To Sell Faster Than A Year Ago

| August 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Sales: According to the Phenix City Board of Realtors Multiple Listing Service, Phenix City area residential sales totaled 125 units during July, up 50.6 percent from 83 sales in the same month a year earlier. July sales were up 19 percent compared to 105 sales in June. Results were 38.9 percent above the five-year July average of 90 sales. Two more resources to review: Quarterly Report and the Annual Report.

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Tuscaloosa Homes Selling 24 Days Faster On Average Compared To One Year Ago

Tuscaloosa Homes Selling 24 Days Faster On Average Compared To One Year Ago

| August 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Tuscaloosa Homes Selling 24 Days Faster On Average Compared To One Year Ago

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Ahi Tuna Spring Roll At La Jolla Restaurant Makes The List Of 100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama

Ahi Tuna Spring Roll At La Jolla Restaurant Makes The List Of 100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama

| August 17, 2018 @ 5:00 am

It hasn’t changed in nearly 20 years and customers apparently like it just the way it is.

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Alabama Newscenter 2018 Football Preview: Alabama State University

Alabama Newscenter 2018 Football Preview: Alabama State University

| August 16, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Donald Hill-Eley had to flip the script in Montgomery last season. The former Alabama State assistant coach was handed the reins after the Hornets opened with an 0-5 record.

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