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Lg Electronics To Open Alabama Solar Panel Plant, Creating 160 Jobs

Lg Electronics To Open Alabama Solar Panel Plant, Creating 160 Jobs

| June 30, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Gov. Kay Ivey announced that LG Electronics, a leading provider of residential solar panels in the United States, plans to invest $28 million to open an advanced solar module assembly plant in Huntsville, creating 160 jobs.

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Ryan Charrier Is An Alabama Bright Light Reconnecting Veterans With Families

Ryan Charrier Is An Alabama Bright Light Reconnecting Veterans With Families

| June 29, 2018 @ 5:00 am

While deployed with the Air Force in Afghanistan, Ryan Charrier learned that a fellow service member had never been on a family vacation. Charrier decided to do something and Operation ReConnect was born.

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Distinguished Young Women Enjoy Rib-Eating Contest At Mobile’s Saucy Q

Distinguished Young Women Enjoy Rib-Eating Contest At Mobile’s Saucy Q

| June 28, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Taylor Blatchford, the Nevada representative at the Distinguished Young Women (DYW) National Finals in Mobile, said she didn’t have a strategy for eating ribs and hadn’t even planned to participate in the competition until someone handed her a Saucy Q Bar B Que T-shirt.

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Celebrate Independence Day, Have Fun At American Village On July 4

Celebrate Independence Day, Have Fun At American Village On July 4

| June 27, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Enjoy some red, white and blue family fun and ring in July 4 at the American Village in Montevallo.

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Distinguished Young Women Take On Oysters In Alabama

Distinguished Young Women Take On Oysters In Alabama

| June 26, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Enjoying fresh, raw oysters should be part of anyone’s visit to Alabama.

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Alabama Maker Scott Moody Of Chirpwood Frames Art, Memories

Alabama Maker Scott Moody Of Chirpwood Frames Art, Memories

| June 25, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Chirpwood, Opelika

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Baldwin Median Condo Sales Price Up 9.2 Percent From A Year Ago

Baldwin Median Condo Sales Price Up 9.2 Percent From A Year Ago

| June 24, 2018 @ 5:00 am

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Auburn University Invests $5 Million In New Groundbreaking Research

Auburn University Invests $5 Million In New Groundbreaking Research

| June 23, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Auburn University research teams are tackling local and global challenges ranging from housing affordability to advanced manufacturing of medical implants, thanks to a new $5 million investment in 11 groundbreaking projects designed to deliver practical, life-changing solutions.

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City Cafe Makes List Of 100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama Before You Die

City Cafe Makes List Of 100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama Before You Die

| June 22, 2018 @ 5:00 am

For those in west Alabama looking for a good meal at a great price, many already know about the gem that is City Café. The restaurant is lauded as country cooking at its best, and customers overwhelmingly order either the meat and two- or three-veggie option.

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Summer Weather Outlook For Alabama

Summer Weather Outlook For Alabama

| June 21, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Stock up on the sunscreen and water.

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Ray Perkins Returns To Tuscaloosa But It’s His Daughter Working For Nick Saban

Ray Perkins Returns To Tuscaloosa But It’s His Daughter Working For Nick Saban

| June 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Ray Perkins, who caught touchdown passes from Steve Sloan, Joe Namath and Kenny Stabler, is back in Tuscaloosa where his daughter now works for Alabama football coach Nick Saban.

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Alabama Legacy Moment: Montgomery State Capital

Alabama Legacy Moment: Montgomery State Capital

| June 19, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Alabama Public Television is producing a series of videos titled “Alabama Legacy Moments” that offer a quick history of the people, places and stories that have defined Alabama. Done in conjunction with the ongoing bicentennial celebration of the state that concludes in 2019, the short pieces should inspire you to learn more about the rich history of Alabama. “Alabama Legacy Moments”  are sponsored by the Alabama Bicentennial Commission and the Alabama Broadcasters Association.

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Bilateral Lung Transplant Gives Montgomery Teen Chance To Graduate, Better Future

Bilateral Lung Transplant Gives Montgomery Teen Chance To Graduate, Better Future

| June 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Quintarius Daniels has had a hard road to travel in his 17 years of life, but thanks to University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine surgeons, he now has a bright and less complicated future ahead.

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Brasfield & Gorrie, UA Partner To Provide Hands-On Experience With Construction Technology

Brasfield & Gorrie, UA Partner To Provide Hands-On Experience With Construction Technology

| June 17, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Brasfield & Gorrie recently enabled a select group of graduating seniors from the University of Alabama to enter the job market armed with resumes that include hands-on experience with emerging technologies in the construction field, including assembling and operating 3D printers.

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Recipe: Old Fashioned Banana Pudding

Recipe: Old Fashioned Banana Pudding

| June 16, 2018 @ 5:00 am

“Comparison is the thief of joy.” I’ve said it probably a thousand times – maybe even a hundred thousand. “Comparison: It is the thief of joy.”

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Samford’s Ida Moffett School Of Nursing Receives $2.1 Million Grant

Samford’s Ida Moffett School Of Nursing Receives $2.1 Million Grant

| June 15, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Samford University’s Ida Moffett School of Nursing has received more than $2.1 million to help make graduate nursing education more affordable for currently practicing or teaching nurses committed to careers in nursing education.

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