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On This Day In Alabama History: Boxer Petey Sarron Was Born In Birmingham

On This Day In Alabama History: Boxer Petey Sarron Was Born In Birmingham

| November 21, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 21, 1906: Boxer Petey Sarron was born in Birmingham

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On This Day In Alabama History: Charles Kleibacker Was Born In Cullman

On This Day In Alabama History: Charles Kleibacker Was Born In Cullman

| November 20, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 20, 1921: Fashion designer Charles Kleibacker was born in Cullman

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On This Day In Alabama History: Auburn Named Playing Field After Pat Dye

On This Day In Alabama History: Auburn Named Playing Field After Pat Dye

| November 19, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 19, 2005: Auburn University named the playing field at Jordan-Hare Stadium after Pat Dye, who served as football coach from 1981 to 1992

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On This Day In Alabama History: Charles D. Kochakian Was Born In Massachusetts

On This Day In Alabama History: Charles D. Kochakian Was Born In Massachusetts

| November 18, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 18, 1908: Scientist Charles D

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On This Day In Alabama History: Samuel Younge Jr. Was Born In

On This Day In Alabama History: Samuel Younge Jr. Was Born In

| November 17, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 17, 1944: Samuel Younge Jr

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On This Day In Alabama History: Model Community Started In Fairhope

On This Day In Alabama History: Model Community Started In Fairhope

| November 15, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 15, 1894: Nineteen adults and nine children moved to Fairhope to start a model community based on the ideas of Iowan populist E.B

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On This Day In Alabama History: First Treaty Of Washington Was Signed

On This Day In Alabama History: First Treaty Of Washington Was Signed

| November 14, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 14, 1805: The First Treaty of Washington was signed between the United States and the Creek Nation

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On This Day In Alabama History: Meteor Shower Filled The Alabama Sky

On This Day In Alabama History: Meteor Shower Filled The Alabama Sky

| November 13, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 13, 1833: A dramatic meteor shower filled the sky with about 30,000 meteors an hour in an event remembered as the night stars fell on Alabama

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On This Day In Alabama History: Legendary Canoe Fight Occurred

On This Day In Alabama History: Legendary Canoe Fight Occurred

| November 12, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 12, 1813: The legendary Canoe Fight occurred during the Creek War of 1813-1814 in present-day Clarke County

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On This Day In Alabama History: First National Peanut Festival Held In Dothan

On This Day In Alabama History: First National Peanut Festival Held In Dothan

| November 10, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 10, 1938: The first National Peanut Festival was held in Dothan, featuring special guest George Washington Carver

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On This Day In Alabama History: Track Star Alice Coachman Was Born

On This Day In Alabama History: Track Star Alice Coachman Was Born

| November 9, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 9, 1923: Tuskegee Institute track star Alice Coachman was born in Georgia

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On This Day In Alabama History: Montgomery Airstrip Became Maxwell Field

On This Day In Alabama History: Montgomery Airstrip Became Maxwell Field

| November 8, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 8, 1922: The U.S

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On This Day In Alabama History: Scottsboro Boys Verdict Overturned

On This Day In Alabama History: Scottsboro Boys Verdict Overturned

| November 7, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 7, 1932: In Powell v

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On This Day In Alabama History: Clinton Signed Law For Tuskegee Site

On This Day In Alabama History: Clinton Signed Law For Tuskegee Site

| November 6, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 6, 1998: President Bill Clinton signed Public Law 105-355 to establish the Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site at Moton Field in Tuskegee

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On This Day In Alabama History: William Christenberry Was Born In Tuscaloosa

On This Day In Alabama History: William Christenberry Was Born In Tuscaloosa

| November 5, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 5, 1936: Artist William Christenberry was born in Tuscaloosa

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On This Day In Alabama History: Athens State Hosted First Fiddlers Convention

On This Day In Alabama History: Athens State Hosted First Fiddlers Convention

| November 4, 2017 @ 5:00 am

November 4, 1967: The first Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention was held at Athens State University in Limestone County

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Saban Doesn’t Care About Initial CFP Ranking That Has Crimson Tide No. 2

Saban Doesn’t Care About Initial CFP Ranking That Has Crimson Tide No. 2

| November 3, 2017 @ 5:00 am

The College Football Playoff rankings were due out a day later, and Nick Saban said in his Monday press conference that he couldn’t care less.

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Leeds Steers Course To Being An Alabama Community Of Excellence

Leeds Steers Course To Being An Alabama Community Of Excellence

| November 2, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Leeds is a mere 15 miles east of the ever-sprawling Birmingham, and signs of big-city encroachment are steadily popping up along the way. Most notably, Exit 140 off Interstate 20 – also known as “the Leeds exit” – has been transformed in recent years by the addition of the Barber Motorsports Park and Museum, the Outlet Shops of Grand River and the 150,000-square-foot Bass Pro Shops.

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