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The Birmingham Times
Changing Times: Foundation for Progress in Journalism Purchases The Birmingham TimesLewis will be Publisher Emeritus; Martin and Wright join new leadership team M
Changing Times: Foundation for Progress in Journalism Purchases The Birmingham Times
The Birmingham Times / Posted 6 days ago
Lewis will be Publisher Emeritus; Martin and Wright join new leadership team More than 50 years after founding the newspaper at the height of Birmingham’s civil rights movement, Dr. Jesse J. Lewis, Sr. has sold The Birmingham Times to the Foundation... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Alabama editorial roundupRecent editorials from Alabama newspapers: The Decatur Daily on placing teenag
Alabama editorial roundup
The Gadsden Times / Posted 6 days ago
Recent editorials from Alabama newspapers: The Decatur Daily on placing teenage criminal offenders in the state prison system: The Southern Poverty Law Center is urging the Legislature to take action to better separate teenage offenders from adults... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
AEA retreats politically for nowThose who think that’s a good thing probably are celebrating as boisterously no
AEA retreats politically for now
The Gadsden Times / Posted 15 days ago
Those who think that’s a good thing probably are celebrating as boisterously now as they did then following last week’s news that the AEA, at least for the moment, has decided to retreat from the political battlefield. Sheila Remington, the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Tim Tebow Tells Americans to Stop Idolizing SportsTim Tebow rose to fame as a college football star, but he is not shying away fr
Tim Tebow Tells Americans to Stop Idolizing Sports
The Christian Post / Posted 16 days ago
Tim Tebow rose to fame as a college football star, but he is not shying away from warning others about turning high profile athletes and sports into idols. "We choose to idolize certain things, and love certain things," Tebow said while speaking at... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
AUM conference examines life in the southMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � February Auburn University Montgomery conference focusi
AUM conference examines life in the south
The Gadsden Times / Posted 17 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � February Auburn University Montgomery conference focusing on the South will offer insight into the region's culture, history, art, music, and journalism. AUM history professor Ben H. Severance said the public is welcomed and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Man sentenced for stealing about $72,000 from Target storesMONTGOMERY, Ala. — An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year
Man sentenced for stealing about $72,000 from Target stores
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for stealing roughly $72,000 from Target stores across nine states. The Montgomery Advertiser reports Chavito Ferguson was sentenced Thursday to 12 months... Read more
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NBC Miami
Man Stole $72K from Target's Across 9 StatesAn Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for st
Man Stole $72K from Target's Across 9 States
NBC Miami / Posted 19 days ago
An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for stealing roughly $72,000 from Target stores across nine states, including Florida. The Montgomery Advertiser reports Chavito Ferguson was sentenced Thursday to 12 months... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target storesMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target stores
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 19 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for stealing roughly $72,000 from Target stores across nine states. The Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/1QoWACj ) reports Chavito Ferguson... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target storesMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target stores
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 19 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for stealing roughly $72,000 from Target stores across nine states. The Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/1QoWACj ) reports Chavito Ferguson... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target stores January 22, 2016 04:0
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 19 days ago
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target stores January 22, 2016 04:07 CST The Montgomery Advertiser reports that Chavito Ferguson was sentenced Thursday in Montgomery U.S. District Court to 12 months and one day in prison after pleading... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target storesMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target stores
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 19 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for stealing roughly $72,000 from Target stores across nine states. The Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/1QoWACj ) reports Chavito Ferguson... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target storesMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target stores
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for stealing roughly $72,000 from Target stores across nine states. The Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/1QoWACj ) reports Chavito Ferguson... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target storesAn Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for st
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target stores
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 19 days ago
An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for stealing roughly $72,000 from Target stores across nine states. The Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/1QoWACj ) reports Chavito Ferguson was sentenced Thursday to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target storesMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target stores
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for stealing roughly $72,000 from Target stores across nine states. The Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/1QoWACj ) reports Chavito Ferguson... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target storesMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a
Man sentenced for stealing about $72K from Target stores
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 19 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama federal judge has sentenced a man to about a year behind bars for stealing roughly $72,000 from Target stores across nine states. The Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/1QoWACj ) reports Chavito Ferguson... Read more
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International Business Times
US: Alabama executes Christopher Brooks with new lethal injection drugs after appeal rejected Alabama executed its first inmate in two years with a new lethal injection comb
US: Alabama executes Christopher Brooks with new lethal injection drugs after appeal rejected
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
Alabama executed its first inmate in two years with a new lethal injection combination on Thursday (21 January). Christopher E Brooks was executed for the 1992 murder of Jo Deann Campbell after the rejection of his appeal request to the US Supreme... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Forecasts: Alabama economy likely to grow slowly in 2016MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Don't expect 2016 to be the year that Alabama suddenly
Forecasts: Alabama economy likely to grow slowly in 2016
The Gadsden Times / Posted 22 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Don't expect 2016 to be the year that Alabama suddenly rebounds to the heady job and salary levels of a decade ago. It's been a slow, steady climb back for the state since the recession hit, and some of the region's leading... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Alabamians Scale Back, set world recordExactly 157 people stepped onto the scale Jan. 8 and collectively weighed 30,40
Alabamians Scale Back, set world record
The Gadsden Times / Posted 23 days ago
Exactly 157 people stepped onto the scale Jan. 8 and collectively weighed 30,400 pounds to kick off the 10th year of the state’s largest weight loss and exercise program called Scale Back Alabama, the Montgomery Advertiser reported. A British company... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Heavy Duty: Alabamians steps on scale to set Guinness recordMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - In the spirt of weight loss, Alabamians stepped on a tr
Heavy Duty: Alabamians steps on scale to set Guinness record
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 24 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - In the spirt of weight loss, Alabamians stepped on a truck scale and broke the Guinness World Record. The Montgomery Advertiser reports (http://on.mgmadv.com/1laPCUm ) that 157 people stepped onto the scale on Jan. 8 and... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Heavy Duty: Alabamians step on scale to set Guinness recordMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � In the spirt of weight loss, Alabamians stepped on a tr
Heavy Duty: Alabamians step on scale to set Guinness record
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � In the spirt of weight loss, Alabamians stepped on a truck scale and broke the Guinness World Record. Exactly 157 people stepped onto the scale on Jan. 8 and collectively weighed 30,400 pounds to kick off the 10th year of the... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Heavy Duty: Alabamians steps on scale to set Guinness recordMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � In the spirt of weight loss, Alabamians stepped on a tr
Heavy Duty: Alabamians steps on scale to set Guinness record
The Gadsden Times / Posted 24 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � In the spirt of weight loss, Alabamians stepped on a truck scale and broke the Guinness World Record. The Montgomery Advertiser reports (http://on.mgmadv.com/1laPCUm ) that 157 people stepped onto the scale on Jan. 9 and... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Montgomery hospital unveils $5.5M wing for new mothersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Montgomery's Baptist Medical-Addition East, one of Alab
Montgomery hospital unveils $5.5M wing for new mothers
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 26 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Montgomery's Baptist Medical-Addition East, one of Alabama's busiest birthing centers, has unveiled a $5.5 million maternity wing expansion that offers more space, privacy and comfort for new mothers and their families. CEO... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15Montgomery hospital unveils $5.5M wing for new mothers January 15, 2016 04:17
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 26 days ago
Montgomery hospital unveils $5.5M wing for new mothers January 15, 2016 04:17 CST CEO Jeff Rains tells the Montgomery Advertiser that the hospital's new 26-bed postpartum unit will be open to patients later this month, replacing older and much... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Montgomery hospital unveils $5.5M wing for new mothersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Montgomery's Baptist Medical-Addition East, one of Alab
Montgomery hospital unveils $5.5M wing for new mothers
The Gadsden Times / Posted 26 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Montgomery's Baptist Medical-Addition East, one of Alabama's busiest birthing centers, has unveiled a $5.5 million maternity wing expansion that offers more space, privacy and comfort for new mothers and their families. CEO... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Tallassee assistant police chief faces theft chargesMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The former Tallassee assistant police chief has been in
Tallassee assistant police chief faces theft charges
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 27 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The former Tallassee assistant police chief has been indicted on new charges in Elmore County. District Attorney Randall Houston recently told the Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/1OsnRPC ) that 41-year-old... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Ex-Tallassee assistant police chief faces theft chargesMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � The former Tallassee assistant police chief has been in
Ex-Tallassee assistant police chief faces theft charges
The Gadsden Times / Posted 27 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � The former Tallassee assistant police chief has been indicted on new charges in Elmore County. District Attorney Randall Houston recently told the Montgomery Advertiser (http://on.mgmadv.com/1OsnRPC ) that 41-year-old... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15Ex-Tallassee assistant police chief faces theft charges January 14, 2016 04:04
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 27 days ago
Ex-Tallassee assistant police chief faces theft charges January 14, 2016 04:04 CST District Attorney Randall Houston told The Montgomery Advertiser recently that 41-year-old Christopher M. Miles is accused of taking a handgun from the department's... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Alcohol sales rules change may be aheadThe Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Study Commission voted Tuesday to present lawmak
Alcohol sales rules change may be ahead
The Gadsden Times / Posted 27 days ago
The Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Study Commission voted Tuesday to present lawmakers with recommendations that include allowing licensed brewers that produce fewer than 60,000 barrels annually for retail to sell up to 288 ounces of beer daily directly... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Alabama state commission recommends easing restriction on brewers, distilleries and wineriesA state commission tasked with examining Alabama's liquor laws is recommending
Alabama state commission recommends easing restriction on brewers, distilleries and wineries
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 27 days ago
A state commission tasked with examining Alabama's liquor laws is recommending lawmakers ease sales restrictions on breweries, distilleries and wineries. The Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Study Commission voted Tuesday to present lawmakers with... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Commission Recommends Easing Restrictions on BrewersMontgomery, Ala.A state commission tasked with examining Alabama's liquor laws
Commission Recommends Easing Restrictions on Brewers
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 28 days ago
Montgomery, Ala.A state commission tasked with examining Alabama's liquor laws is recommending lawmakers ease sales restrictions on breweries, distilleries and wineries. The Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Study Commission voted to present lawmakers with... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Commission recommends easing restrictions on Alabama brewersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A state commission tasked with examining Alabama's liqu
Commission recommends easing restrictions on Alabama brewers
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 28 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A state commission tasked with examining Alabama's liquor laws is recommending lawmakers ease sales restrictions on breweries, distilleries and wineries. The Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Study Commission voted Tuesday to... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Commission recommends easing restrictions on Alabama brewersMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � A state commission tasked with examining Alabama's liqu
Commission recommends easing restrictions on Alabama brewers
The Gadsden Times / Posted 28 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � A state commission tasked with examining Alabama's liquor laws is recommending lawmakers ease sales restrictions on breweries, distilleries and wineries. The Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Study Commission voted Tuesday to... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Witnesses Say 'Pinch Test' Not Performed at ExecutionsWitnesses to two Alabama executions told a federal judge they never saw correct
Witnesses Say 'Pinch Test' Not Performed at Executions
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 28 days ago
Witnesses to two Alabama executions told a federal judge they never saw corrections officers do a "pinch test" to make sure the inmates were unconscious before they were given lethal drugs. The Montgomery Advertiser reports that a lawyer for death... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Attorneys for convicted killer argue death penalty 'cruel & unusual'Attorneys for a convicted killer will be going back to federal court Wednesday
Attorneys for convicted killer argue death penalty 'cruel & unusual'
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 28 days ago
Attorneys for a convicted killer will be going back to federal court Wednesday trying to prove Alabama's death sentence is cruel and unusual punishment. Tommy Arthur was convicted in the early 80s in a murder for hire scheme out in the Shoals.... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Attorneys for convicted killer argue death penalty 'cruel & unusual'Attorneys for a convicted killer will be going back to federal court Wednesday
Attorneys for convicted killer argue death penalty 'cruel & unusual'
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 28 days ago
Attorneys for a convicted killer will be going back to federal court Wednesday trying to prove Alabama's death sentence is cruel and unusual punishment. Tommy Arthur was convicted in the early 80s in a murder for hire scheme out in the Shoals.... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Mel Tucker on board as UGA's defensive coordinatorMel Tucker landed in Athens as Georgia’s defensive coordinator. The now former
Mel Tucker on board as UGA's defensive coordinator
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 28 days ago
Mel Tucker landed in Athens as Georgia’s defensive coordinator. The now former Alabama defensive backs coach and three-time NFL defensive coordinator had a big smile on his face Tuesday morning wearing a black Georgia polo shirt on a plane en route... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Witnesses say 'pinch test' not performed at executionsMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Witnesses to two Alabama executions told a federal judg
Witnesses say 'pinch test' not performed at executions
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 28 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Witnesses to two Alabama executions told a federal judge they never saw corrections officers do a "pinch test" to make sure the inmates were unconscious before they were given lethal drugs. The Montgomery Advertiser... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Witnesses say 'pinch test' not performed at executionsMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Witnesses to two Alabama executions told a federal judg
Witnesses say 'pinch test' not performed at executions
The Gadsden Times / Posted 28 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Witnesses to two Alabama executions told a federal judge they never saw corrections officers do a "pinch test" to make sure the inmates were unconscious before they were given lethal drugs. The Montgomery Advertiser... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Officials search for missing man after truck falls in riverWETUMPKA, Ala. (AP) - Officials are searching for a truck driver who disappeare
Officials search for missing man after truck falls in river
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 30 days ago
WETUMPKA, Ala. (AP) - Officials are searching for a truck driver who disappeared after his vehicle fell into a river following a two-truck collision on a bridge. Alabama state trooper Jess Thornton tells the Montgomery Advertiser... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Officials search for missing man after truck falls in riverWETUMPKA, Ala. (AP) � Officials are searching for a truck driver who disappeare
Officials search for missing man after truck falls in river
The Gadsden Times / Posted 30 days ago
WETUMPKA, Ala. (AP) � Officials are searching for a truck driver who disappeared after his vehicle fell into a river following a two-truck collision on a bridge. Alabama state trooper Jess Thornton tells the Montgomery Advertiser... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Students put faces to names on the Vietnam Veterans MemorialMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Some Alabama high school students are keeping the past
Students put faces to names on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
The Gadsden Times / Posted a month ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Some Alabama high school students are keeping the past alive by preserving the stories of living veterans and finding faces of the fallen from the Vietnam War. The Montgomery Advertiser reports (on.mgmadv.com/1O7fESY) that a... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Students put faces to names on the Vietnam Veterans MemorialMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Some Alabama high school students are keeping the past
Students put faces to names on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted a month ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Some Alabama high school students are keeping the past alive by preserving the stories of living veterans and finding faces of the fallen from the Vietnam War. The Montgomery Advertiser reports (on.mgmadv.com/1O7fESY) that a... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15Students put faces to names on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial January 10, 2016
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted a month ago
Students put faces to names on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial January 10, 2016 08:05 CST MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Some Alabama high school students are keeping the past alive by preserving the stories of living veterans and finding faces of the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Alabama judges ignore gay marriage order; others obeyAlabama’s probate courts remained in conflict Thursday, as some judges ignored
Alabama judges ignore gay marriage order; others obey
The Washington Times / Posted 1 months ago
Alabama’s probate courts remained in conflict Thursday, as some judges ignored an order to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, while other probate judges stopped issuing licenses to anyone. Jefferson County Probate Judge Alan King... Read more
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Newser
The Top Judge in Alabama Is Still Trying to Stop Gay Marriage– Alabama's top judge has bewildered legal experts with a ruling that suggests
The Top Judge in Alabama Is Still Trying to Stop Gay Marriage
Newser / Posted 1 months ago
– Alabama's top judge has bewildered legal experts with a ruling that suggests he believes he can overrule the US Supreme Court. Roy Moore, chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, has told state officials that they should stop issuing marriage... Read more
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