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13 WMAZ Macon
Special needs students and life after schoolMost high school seniors are counting down the days to graduation around this t
Special needs students and life after school
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 10 hours ago
Most high school seniors are counting down the days to graduation around this time each year. They’re getting ready for college and feeling excited about new freedoms, but for students with developmental disabilities, life after high school may not... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Cabrillo baseball earns No. 4 seed, opens playoffs at homeBar, a total distance of 2,708 feet. Contributed The newly crowned Coast Confe
Cabrillo baseball earns No. 4 seed, opens playoffs at home
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Bar, a total distance of 2,708 feet. Contributed The newly crowned Coast Conference Pacific Division-champion Cabrillo College baseball team will host De Anza in the first round of the NorCal Regionals, a best-of-three series that begins Friday... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
High school roundup: North Oconee baseball splits with Woodward Academy in playoffs & moreCOLLEGE PARK | North Oconee fell in its opener at the Class AAAA state tourname
High school roundup: North Oconee baseball splits with Woodward Academy in playoffs & more
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
COLLEGE PARK | North Oconee fell in its opener at the Class AAAA state tournament Friday, but the Titans came back in the second game to force a third and deciding battle on Saturday. After losing the opening game 4-1, North Oconee (16-10) defeated... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Razorbacks sign Indiana high school recruitHazen has signed a scholarship offer to join the Razorbacks for the 2016-17 sea
Razorbacks sign Indiana high school recruit
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
Hazen has signed a scholarship offer to join the Razorbacks for the 2016-17 season. Hazen is ranked No. 7 overall in the state of Indiana and the No. 50 small forward in the 2016 class by 247Sports. He is a consensus three-star player according... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Coolerhas no standing to speak on these matters, given that they’ve lost two wars (in
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 4 days ago
has no standing to speak on these matters, given that they’ve lost two wars (in Iraq; Afghanistan), butchered two states (Libya; Syria), and presided over the cheerful destruction of the Fourth Amendment “because we can.” And no standing... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
North Carolina news in brief

Soucek replacement joins NC Senate

RALEIGH — The replacement fo

North Carolina news in brief
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago

Soucek replacement joins NC Senate

RALEIGH — The replacement for recently resigned North Carolina state Sen. Dan Soucek has officially joined the chamber.

Deanna Ballard of Blowing Rock was sworn in to office Wednesday to fill... Read more

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WCTV Tallahassee
Interim Valdosta State President Named New Chancellor at East Carolinaat East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currentl
Interim Valdosta State President Named New Chancellor at East Carolina
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 5 days ago
at East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currently the interim president of Valdosta State University, was unanimously elected during the board's specially called meeting in Chapel Hill on Wednesday. His salary... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Former Georgia legislator named new chancellor at ECUat East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currentl
Former Georgia legislator named new chancellor at ECU
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
at East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currently the interim president of Valdosta State University, was unanimously elected during the board's specially called meeting in Chapel Hill on Wednesday. His salary... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Former Georgia legislator named new chancellor at ECUat East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currentl
Former Georgia legislator named new chancellor at ECU
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
at East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currently the interim president of Valdosta State University, was unanimously elected during the board's specially called meeting in Chapel Hill on Wednesday. His salary... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Former Georgia legislator named new chancellor at ECUat East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currentl
Former Georgia legislator named new chancellor at ECU
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
at East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currently the interim president of Valdosta State University, was unanimously elected during the board's specially called meeting in Chapel Hill on Wednesday. His salary... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Former Georgia legislator named new chancellor at ECUat East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currentl
Former Georgia legislator named new chancellor at ECU
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
at East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currently the interim president of Valdosta State University, was unanimously elected during the board's specially called meeting in Chapel Hill on Wednesday. His salary... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Former Georgia legislator named new chancellor at ECUat East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currentl
Former Georgia legislator named new chancellor at ECU
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
at East Carolina University. Local media outlets report Cecil Staton, currently the interim president of Valdosta State University, was unanimously elected during the board's specially called meeting in Chapel Hill on Wednesday. His salary... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Staton Named East Carolina University ChancellorFormer state Sen. Cecil Staton of Macon has been named chancellor of East Carol
Staton Named East Carolina University Chancellor
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 5 days ago
Former state Sen. Cecil Staton of Macon has been named chancellor of East Carolina University. Staton is expected to begin his new position on July 1, according to the announcement by the University of North Carolina Board of Governors. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Georgia set to lift felons' food-stamp banin an effort to keep them from returning to prison. Gov. Nathan Deal plans to
Georgia set to lift felons' food-stamp ban
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
in an effort to keep them from returning to prison. Gov. Nathan Deal plans to sign legislation Wednesday making the state opt out of a federal lifetime ban on food stamps for those convicted of a drug-related felony. While the federal... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Georgia may soon lift ban on food stamps for drug felonsin an effort to keep them from returning to prison. Gov. Nathan Deal plans to
Georgia may soon lift ban on food stamps for drug felons
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
in an effort to keep them from returning to prison. Gov. Nathan Deal plans to sign legislation Wednesday making the state opt out of a federal lifetime ban on food stamps for those convicted of a drug-related felony. While the federal... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Georgia may soon lift ban on food stamps for drug felonsin an effort to keep them from returning to prison. Gov. Nathan Deal plans to
Georgia may soon lift ban on food stamps for drug felons
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
in an effort to keep them from returning to prison. Gov. Nathan Deal plans to sign legislation Wednesday making the state opt out of a federal lifetime ban on food stamps for those convicted of a drug-related felony. While the federal... Read more
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ABC News
Georgia May Soon Lift Ban on Food Stamps for Drug Felonsin an effort to keep them from returning to prison. Gov. Nathan Deal plans to
Georgia May Soon Lift Ban on Food Stamps for Drug Felons
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
in an effort to keep them from returning to prison. Gov. Nathan Deal plans to sign legislation Wednesday making the state opt out of a federal lifetime ban on food stamps for those convicted of a drug-related felony. While the federal... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Macon Co. celebrates hoops signeeThe Macon County Bulldogs celebrated a college basketball signee on Monday. Jo
Macon Co. celebrates hoops signee
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 7 days ago
The Macon County Bulldogs celebrated a college basketball signee on Monday. Jordan White signed to play on a basketball scholarship for Chattahoochee Valley Community College in Phenix City, Alabama. The Bulldogs finished 17-8 this season, with a... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Warren Buffett’s Son Would Feed the WorldFoundation. She also chairs the Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation, the third-la
How Warren Buffett’s Son Would Feed the World
The Atlantic / Posted 10 days ago
Foundation. She also chairs the Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation, the third-largest family foundation in the United States, which made $420 million worth of grants in 2014, mostly in support of low-cost contraception and reproductive-health... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Kyle Lewis (Mercer University) Interview: Draft Prospect Q&Ahe can to put himself and Mercer University on the baseball map. The 6’4”, 210-
Kyle Lewis (Mercer University) Interview: Draft Prospect Q&A
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 11 days ago
he can to put himself and Mercer University on the baseball map. The 6’4”, 210-pound junior has scouts flocking to Macon, GA, to watch the Southern Conference star play – and was named to the Golden Spikes Midseason Watch List this... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
How college athletics has become a boondoggle for everyone but the studentsIn 2011, the University of Michigan athletic department employed 253 people, ac
How college athletics has become a boondoggle for everyone but the students
Yahoo Sports / Posted 11 days ago
In 2011, the University of Michigan athletic department employed 253 people, according to state records. Four years later, in 2015, it was 334, up 32 percent. During that period, the average salary grew 22.4 percent, to $89,851. Over a seven-year... Read more
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The Advocate
Business Briefs for April 10, 2016Dickey serving slow-smoked Texsas-style barbecue. The fast-casual chain has exp
Business Briefs for April 10, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Dickey serving slow-smoked Texsas-style barbecue. The fast-casual chain has expanded to more than 540 locations in 43 states.State Lantern Award nominations sought Louisiana’s economic development department is accepting nominations until... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Where does lottery money go?26 percent – or about $521 million - for education. Some is used for pre-k pro
Where does lottery money go?
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
26 percent – or about $521 million - for education. Some is used for pre-k programs, some for scholarships and need-based college aid. And in the last fiscal year, the state used a large chunk to pay salaries for teachers and teacher... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Recruiting Thursday interviewshelped convince him to ink with the Hogs. He was the first guest on tonight's s
Recruiting Thursday interviews
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
helped convince him to ink with the Hogs. He was the first guest on tonight's show. Barford, 6-4, 205 of Motlow Community College in McMinnville, Tenn., credited a talk with shooting guard and Hog signee Daryl Macon for him being a Razorback.... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Bulletin Boardat 5:30 p.m. Bingo starts at 7 p.m. For more information, call 275-9886. 5:30
Bulletin Board
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
at 5:30 p.m. Bingo starts at 7 p.m. For more information, call 275-9886. 5:30 p.m. Friday night dinner at the Elks, 404 Macon Ave. Dinner choices are steak or chicken fajitas. Cost is $10. 6:30 p.m. AA meeting at 715 Elm Ave. 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Anderson: Hogs' new signee offers 'another dimension'other signees that signed in the early signing period in November: point guard
Anderson: Hogs' new signee offers 'another dimension'
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
other signees that signed in the early signing period in November: point guard Jaylen Barford, 6-4, 210 of Motlow Community College in McMinnville, Tenn.; shooting guard Daryl Macon, 6-4, 185 of Holmes (Miss.) Community College; forward Arlando... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Mercer Men's Basketball Lands Transfer Ria'n HollandMACON, GA. - Mercer head coach Bob Hoffman announced the addition of former Wic
Mercer Men's Basketball Lands Transfer Ria'n Holland
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 19 days ago
MACON, GA. - Mercer head coach Bob Hoffman announced the addition of former Wichita State player and Indian Hills transfer Ria’n Holland to the men's basketball program on Wednesday. Holland, who will be eligible to play the 2016-17 academic year,... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Bulletin BoardServices will have a staff member available for case intake interviews at the F
Bulletin Board
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
Services will have a staff member available for case intake interviews at the Fremont County Administration Building at 615 Macon Ave. Clients will be seen on a walk-in, first-come, first served basis. Those who are aware of clients who may qualify... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Arkansas inks Birmingham guard to NLIhas signed a National Letter of Intent to join the Razorbacks for the 2016-17 s
Arkansas inks Birmingham guard to NLI
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
has signed a National Letter of Intent to join the Razorbacks for the 2016-17 season. Jones is ranked No. 6 overall in the state of Alabama and the No. 70 shooting guard in the 2016 class by Rivals.com. He is a three-star player with an 81 percent... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas expected to add guard todaycommitted to Coach Mike Anderson before leaving. "They're getting an excellent
Arkansas expected to add guard today
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
committed to Coach Mike Anderson before leaving. "They're getting an excellent shooter, probably one of the best in this state, let alone in the country," Central Park Christian Coach Donavan Broadnax said. "He's a great character kid. You won't... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
What's Happening?Community Band, under the direction of Mike Nolan, will present "Fiesta," at 7
What's Happening?
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
Community Band, under the direction of Mike Nolan, will present "Fiesta," at 7 p.m. Sunday at Cañon City High School, 1313 College Ave. The concert is sponsored by Bank of the San Juans, and will feature Grupa Folklórico De Pueblo and Tierra... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Ask Rufus: The mint juleps of Columbusa lump of ice; it is then ready to drink." My grandmother Lenore Hardy Billups
Ask Rufus: The mint juleps of Columbus
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 23 days ago
a lump of ice; it is then ready to drink." My grandmother Lenore Hardy Billups (Mrs. T C Billups) studied art at Newcomb College in New Orleans, 1909-1913, and I have her cookbook: the 1905 Times Picayune Creole Cook Book. It contains one julep... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Weekend Events: Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K, Pet Expo Celebration of the Vine and moreand fried. There will be Oyster Shucking demonstrations, featuring award-winnin
Weekend Events: Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K, Pet Expo Celebration of the Vine and more
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 24 days ago
and fried. There will be Oyster Shucking demonstrations, featuring award-winning shuckers Deborah Pratt & Clementine Macon-Boyd, Amateur Oyster Shucking Contest, Wines & brews from Virginia Green certified wineries and breweries, Small plates... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Bulletin Boardp.m. Hometown Gun Show hosted by the Fremont County 4-H Foundation will be at t
Bulletin Board
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
p.m. Hometown Gun Show hosted by the Fremont County 4-H Foundation will be at the 4-H Building, 1595 S. Ninth St. Local and statewide vendors will be selling firearms, ammunition, knives and western memorabilia. Daily admission is $5 per person.... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Tedders running unopposed for BOE District 3fall as associate provost of Clark Atlanta University. He then chose not to see
Tedders running unopposed for BOE District 3
Statesboro Herald / Posted 25 days ago
fall as associate provost of Clark Atlanta University. He then chose not to seek re-election to the board, but remains a Statesboro resident and said he will serve out his term this year unless his situation changes. With Tedders, District 3,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Be There: High school students earn college credit in Dual Enrollmentparadigm is taking shape in Muscogee County called, Dual Enrollment. The progr
Be There: High school students earn college credit in Dual Enrollment
WALB Albany / Posted 26 days ago
paradigm is taking shape in Muscogee County called, Dual Enrollment. The program allows students to earn high school and college credits at the same time while they are still in high school. “It’s a wonderful opportunity,” said Dr. Trikella... Read more
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ajc.com
Gas or flammable liquid contributed to fatal Atlanta firecontinuing to investigate the blaze as an arson. The Atlanta Journal-Constituti
Gas or flammable liquid contributed to fatal Atlanta fire
ajc.com / Posted 27 days ago
continuing to investigate the blaze as an arson. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution obtained the report Tuesday through the State Open Records Act. Also on Tuesday, the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s office released the name of the man found dead... Read more
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ajc.com
Hal Gulliver: led Atlanta newspaper through civil rights eraJr. was born in Valdosta on Sept. 25, 1935. The son of Harold Strong Gulliver,
Hal Gulliver: led Atlanta newspaper through civil rights era
ajc.com / Posted 27 days ago
Jr. was born in Valdosta on Sept. 25, 1935. The son of Harold Strong Gulliver, head of the English department at Valdosta State College, and Augusta Belle Rentz. He had returned to Valdosta after his career, where he spent his last years in a... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Bulletin BoardVillage Inn, 1837 Fremont Drive. For more information, call Susanne Cornell at
Bulletin Board
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 27 days ago
Village Inn, 1837 Fremont Drive. For more information, call Susanne Cornell at 275-7653. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. FREE Federal and State tax return preparation for taxpayers with incomes up to $54,000. Provided by Volunteers for Income Tax Assistance at... Read more
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Al.com
'I had no idea they would kill her:' Family seeks answers after Auburn police shoot, kill suicidal womanSunday, Auburn police say a suicidal motorist, later identified as Melissa Boar
'I had no idea they would kill her:' Family seeks answers after Auburn police shoot, kill suicidal woman
Al.com / Posted 27 days ago
Sunday, Auburn police say a suicidal motorist, later identified as Melissa Boarts, exited her vehicle on Red Creed Road in Macon County armed with an unspecified weapon and "charged the officers in a threatening manner." The officers discharged... Read more
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Boston Globe
Julius Adams, 67; Patriots lineman played in team’s first trip to Super Bowlthat year and in 1982 as its outstanding lineman. He was also named to the Patr
Julius Adams, 67; Patriots lineman played in team’s first trip to Super Bowl
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
that year and in 1982 as its outstanding lineman. He was also named to the Patriots’ 35th and 50th anniversary teams. A college and high school coach after retiring as player, Mr. Adams died March 24 while in hospice care. He was 67 and lived in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Signees impress former Razorbacks standoutTeam Arkansas against Team Tennessee in the game and was able to see small forw
Signees impress former Razorbacks standout
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
Team Arkansas against Team Tennessee in the game and was able to see small forward Adrio Bailey and shooting guard Daryl Macon. Bailey, 6-7, 205 of Campti (La.) Lakeview, scored 23 points, including a three-pointer in a 147-142 double-overtime... Read more
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Akron Zips
AkronSO Oklahoma 11.77q 2.6 9 8 5814 Rochene Smith SO Wayland Baptist 11.83q 3.5 8 1
Akron
Akron Zips / Posted 30 days ago
SO Oklahoma 11.77q 2.6 9 8 5814 Rochene Smith SO Wayland Baptist 11.83q 3.5 8 11.821 9 4991 Audrianna Morgan SO Rogers State 11.83q 2.5 4 11.827 10 4732 Jermeka McBride SR Northwestern St. 11.84 2.9 5 11.827 11 3436 Sabria Hadley JR Clemson... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Weekend Events: French Film Festival, Virginia Horse Festival, Black & White Affair and moreand fried. There will be Oyster Shucking demonstrations, featuring award-winnin
Weekend Events: French Film Festival, Virginia Horse Festival, Black & White Affair and more
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted a month ago
and fried. There will be Oyster Shucking demonstrations, featuring award-winning shuckers Deborah Pratt & Clementine Macon-Boyd, Amateur Oyster Shucking Contest, Wines & brews from Virginia Green certified wineries and breweries, Small plates... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Friday recruiting tidbits: Hogs' 2016 basketball class flourishesArkansas' 2016 basketball class flourished this past season. Shooting guard Da
Friday recruiting tidbits: Hogs' 2016 basketball class flourishes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a month ago
Arkansas' 2016 basketball class flourished this past season. Shooting guard Daryl Macon of Holmes Community College finished sixth in the nation in scoring with a 23.9 point average while also having 3.7 rebounds and 3.2 assists a game. He shot 49.7... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Firefighters battle fire at a home in ForestdalecaseAL Supreme Court rules against Victoryland in civil forfeiture case Alabam
Firefighters battle fire at a home in Forestdale
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted a month ago
caseAL Supreme Court rules against Victoryland in civil forfeiture case Alabama's highest court Thursday ruled against Macon County's Victoryland casino in a civil forfeiture case in which it sought the return of gaming machines and money... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Van stuck after sinkhole forms in AutaugavillecaseAL Supreme Court rules against Victoryland in civil forfeiture case Alabam
Van stuck after sinkhole forms in Autaugaville
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted a month ago
caseAL Supreme Court rules against Victoryland in civil forfeiture case Alabama's highest court Thursday ruled against Macon County's Victoryland casino in a civil forfeiture case in which it sought the return of gaming machines and money... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Police searching for man following police chase, wreckcaseAL Supreme Court rules against Victoryland in civil forfeiture case Alabam
Police searching for man following police chase, wreck
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted a month ago
caseAL Supreme Court rules against Victoryland in civil forfeiture case Alabama's highest court Thursday ruled against Macon County's Victoryland casino in a civil forfeiture case in which it sought the return of gaming machines and money... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Mobile Police Officer shot in line of dutyAlabama under tornado watch until 6 a.m.East Alabama under tornado watch until
Mobile Police Officer shot in line of duty
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted a month ago
Alabama under tornado watch until 6 a.m.East Alabama under tornado watch until 6 a.m. Pike, Russell, Barbour, Bullock and Macon counties in east Alabama are under a tornado watch until 6 a.m.. Pike, Russell, Barbour, Bullock and Macon counties in... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Sexting photo of Hernando mayor sent to aldermenAlabama under tornado watch until 6 a.m.East Alabama under tornado watch until
Sexting photo of Hernando mayor sent to aldermen
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted a month ago
Alabama under tornado watch until 6 a.m.East Alabama under tornado watch until 6 a.m. Pike, Russell, Barbour, Bullock and Macon counties in east Alabama are under a tornado watch until 6 a.m.. Pike, Russell, Barbour, Bullock and Macon counties in... Read more
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