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1 hr ago |

WT campus minister receives servant leader award

After decades of service in campus ministry, a servant leader award in honor of Jim Brinkerhoff was established at the Campus for Christ Conference held July 24 through Sunday at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tenn., and the first recipient was a campus minister at West Texas A&M University.


Related Topix: Lipscomb University, West Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University, Rutgers University

6 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Auburn's Blue Jean Ball fundraiser set to take place at Coach Pat Dye's lodge on Sept. 26

Auburn University and Auburn University at Montgomery will host the 14th annual Blue Jean Ball fundraiser on Sept.


Related Topix: Montgomery, AL, Notasulga, AL, Entertainment

11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

New assistant principals hired for James Clemens High, Liberty Middle in Madison

MADISON, Alabama -- The Madison school board on Wednesday named two new assistant principals for the district, one at James Clemens High School and the other at Liberty Middle School.


Related Topix: Madison, AL, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL

15 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Alabama Commerce Secretary Canfield: State economic development plan is working

Alabama Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield said since the state adopted the Accelerate Alabama economic development plan two years ago, more than 38,000 jobs have come to the state through recruitment or expansion and companies have invested more than $9.8 billion in state operations.


Related Topix: Alabama, Robert Bentley, US Governors, University of Alabama, Montgomery, AL

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Beef's big impact on Earth

Beef is suddenly big on social media, thanks to two recent papers investigating the global effects of livestock farming.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Biology, University of Missouri, Santa Clara County, CA, Stanford, CA, Environment

Alabama Live

AUM mascot Curtiss the Warhawk wins Best Up and Coming award for second year

MONTGOMERY,Alabama -- Auburn University at Montgomery mascot Curtiss the Warhawk was awarded Best Up and Coming Program for the second year in a row at the Universal Cheerleading Association's Collegiate Camp this weekend, according to a press release from the university.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Curtiss P-40, Military Aircraft, Curtiss Aircraft, Montgomery, AL, University of Mississippi

WTOC-TV Savannah

AU garden produces over 1,000 lbs. of produce for area food banks

For the first time in few years, a garden is growing near Auburn University with the specific purpose of helping to feed residents in the community.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 29, 2014

ABC News

Why 6 Seconds of Exercise Can Be as Worthwhile as 90 Minutes

A slew of new studies suggest that working out for just a few minutes -- seconds, even -- can be beneficial to your health.


Mon Jul 28, 2014

Verinder selected to lead Sarasota Memorial

SARASOTA ­-- The Sarasota County Hospital Board has appointed David Verinder president and chief executive officer of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System.


Related Topix: Sarasota, FL, Sarasota County, FL, Louisiana State University


Common Caregiver Issues and Nursing Interventions After a Stroke...

From the School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham ; and School of Nursing, Auburn University, AL .


Related Topix: Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL

Bride's Magazine

This Pastel-Hued Wedding Was Held In a Very Surprising Location ...

In the fall of 2008, at Auburn University, the sorority sisters of Amy Stone, now 25, took her life into their hands and set her up on a blind date with Jeff Vaughan, now 26. What could have been a run-of-the-mill awkward first date turned out to be something much more.


Related Topix: Wedding, Carrollton, GA, Carroll County, GA, Home Gardening, Home

Alabama Live

Auburn University's football chaplain Chette Williams, singing evangelist Bob Smith coming to Church on Lake Guntersville

Auburn team chaplain Chette Williams leads the prayer after the SEC Championship Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Ga.


Related Topix: Guntersville, AL

Sun Jul 27, 2014

With Judges Overriding Death Penalty Cases, Alabama Is An Outlier

Courtney Lockhart is appealing a death penalty sentence that a judge gave him in 2011, which overrode the jury's recommendation of life in prison.


Related Topix: Death Penalty, Prison, Theater, Arts

Sat Jul 26, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Auburn University joins fight to end child hunger

Police are searching for two men who carjacked an SUV and plowed into a group of children and adults selling fruit at a Philadelphia street corner, killing three kids and seriously injuring two women.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Alabama, World News, Africa, Libya

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Interim CEO Scott Hill hired as permanent top executive at Columbus Regional Health

Columbus Regional Health on Thursday said it has hired Scott Hill, its interim chief executive officer since Chuck Stark's resignation in June, to operate the health-care and hospital system permanently.


Wed Jul 23, 2014

Hispanic Business

Recent Studies from Auburn University Add New Data to Proteomics...

However, the immobilization of peptides with high density in each spot during the fabricating process remains a problem, which will affect the performance of the resultant microarray greatly."


Related Topix: Journalism

The Florida Times-Union

Matt About Jax: Get the classics at Goal Post Sandwich Shop

Today, I was taken back to a time in my life when the little things didn't bother me.


Related Topix: Breakfast, Life, Food, Baked Goods, Bread, Hamburger, Dining, Opinion

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Scientific American

Spider Gene Study Reveals Tangled Evolution

This female orb-weaving araneoid spider from the Amazonian rainforest waits at the centre of its web for prey to arrive.


Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Home Gardening, Home, Cambridge, MA

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Sexual assault reported on Auburn University campus

Details regarding the investigation remain limited, but the city police department opened an investigation after learning of the incident from a sexual assault advocacy group late Sunday afternoon.


News Democrat

Jenny Brown-Todd, new vet in familiar town

There's a new vet in town, but she's no stranger to this community. Dr. Jenny Brown-Todd, who recently moved back home, hung out her shingle earlier this year as Logan County's newest veterinarian, located on 153 Summer Street in Russellville, in the office where Dr. Jim Chambers once practiced.


Related Topix: Logan County, KY, Russellville, KY, Murray State University