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Jefferson County Library Cooperative Celebrates Library Champions

Jefferson County Library Cooperative Celebrates Library Champions

| December 7, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Every December, the Jefferson County Public Library Association celebrates local Library Champions – people and organizations nominated for their selfless work at various branches.

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Birmingham Residents Have A Say On Plans For Carraway Hospital Site

Birmingham Residents Have A Say On Plans For Carraway Hospital Site

| December 6, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Anything is better than a vacant 50-acre building site near where they live, say most residents who reside near the long-abandoned Carraway Hospital site.

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Birmingham Business Alliance Launching A Talent Recruitment Initiative

Birmingham Business Alliance Launching A Talent Recruitment Initiative

| December 5, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The Birmingham Business Alliance has enjoyed great success bringing industry to the metro area. A new initiative aims to bring people to the area to fill the jobs of tomorrow.

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Chocolate-Covered Cookie Butter Cookies

Chocolate-Covered Cookie Butter Cookies

| December 4, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Jack and I spent a recent evening ringing the bell for the Salvation Army outside Walmart. It wasn’t planned. The opportunity just came up when a friend who was coordinating a day had a slot open up.

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Samford University’s Beeson Divinity School Receives $1M Grant To Create Thriving Pastors Program

Samford University’s Beeson Divinity School Receives $1M Grant To Create Thriving Pastors Program

| December 2, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Samford University’s Beeson Divinity School has received a grant of $999,966 from Lilly Endowment Inc. to help establish the Enhancing the Mission: Beeson Divinity School and Thriving Pastors program.

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Decorate Your Christmas Tree With Ornaments 4 Orphans This Season

Decorate Your Christmas Tree With Ornaments 4 Orphans This Season

| November 30, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Jamie and Scott Laslo sell Ornaments 4 Orphans at their Homewood store, Kanzi.

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Alabama Music Maker Jada Cato Has A Passion For Life And Singing

Alabama Music Maker Jada Cato Has A Passion For Life And Singing

| November 29, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Singer Jada Cato is only 23 years old. She expresses her singing gift in a variety of ways – writing songs, leading worship at her church or participating in musical theater.

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U.S. Economy Grew 3.5 Percent In Third Quarter

U.S. Economy Grew 3.5 Percent In Third Quarter

| November 28, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The U.S. economy remained on a solid footing in the third quarter as stronger business investment and a bigger boost from inventories cushioned the worst trade drag since 1984.

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On This Day In Alabama History: James Ferguson Dowdell Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: James Ferguson Dowdell Was Born

| November 26, 2018 @ 5:00 am

November 26, 1818: James Ferguson Dowdell was born on this day in Monticello, Georgia. After attending school earning a law degree and spending much of his life in Georgia, Dowdell moved his family to Chambers County, where he farmed and became president of the Oak Bowery Female College.

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Volunteers Make For Successful Renew Our Rivers Cleanup On Alabama’s Lake Martin

Volunteers Make For Successful Renew Our Rivers Cleanup On Alabama’s Lake Martin

| November 23, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Thanks again to everyone who played a role in the 2018 Lake Martin Resource Association’s Renew our Rivers Lake Martin cleanup, held Nov. 2-3.

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UAB’s Tiniest Patients Ready For Thanksgiving In The NICU

UAB’s Tiniest Patients Ready For Thanksgiving In The NICU

| November 21, 2018 @ 5:00 am

While most of the families in the University of Alabama at Birmingham Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Unit will be spending the holidays away from home and other family members, UAB’s tiniest patients will still be ready to celebrate Thanksgiving in handmade turkey costumes thanks to the UAB Institute for Arts in Medicine program.

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Alabama Legacy Moment: Jimmy Lee Sudduth

Alabama Legacy Moment: Jimmy Lee Sudduth

| November 20, 2018 @ 5:00 am

The Fayette native is regarded as one of the greatest folk artists of the 20th century.

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Mobile Energizer ‘Elves’ Bring Christmas To Southwest Regional School For The Deaf And Blind

Mobile Energizer ‘Elves’ Bring Christmas To Southwest Regional School For The Deaf And Blind

| November 18, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Mobile Energizers members played Santa’s elves Nov. 13, shopping for students at the Southwest Regional School for the Deaf and Blind in Mobile.

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Youth Leadership Conference Puts Life Skills In The Hands Of Students

Youth Leadership Conference Puts Life Skills In The Hands Of Students

| November 15, 2018 @ 5:00 am

Students in the 11th and 12th grades were hosted at the Alabama Power Corporate Headquarters to learn skills to help prepare them to overcome obstacles and succeed in life.

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