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Carl Christian Williams of Murray was named to the Dean's List for the spring 2014 semester at Samford University's Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Related Topix: Birmingham, AL, Olivet Nazarene University

Tue Aug 26, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Pastor: Loss of Trevelyn Campbell 'extraordinarily challenging'

A memorial sits at the intersection of Altadena Road and Settlers Lane where Trevelyn Campbell was killed in a wreck.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Samford student killed in Vestavia Hills crash

The Vestavia Hills Police Department is investigating a two-car wreck from late Friday night that claimed the life of a Samford University student right next to her parents' home.

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Related Topix: Vestavia Hills, AL

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Alabama Live

Samford University welcomes 709 freshmen into dorms with helping hands

Samford University freshman Sam Hudson, 18, moved into his Smith Hall dormitory room on Friday morning, with plenty of help.

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Related Topix: Knoxville, TN

Business Journal

New institute coming to Samford's Cumberland School of Law

Samford University's Cumberland School of Law will be collaborating with Nashville-based tech company cicayda to form a new institute that will forward legal education and provide resources for local law firms.

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Christianity Today

A Sobering Mercy

The second time I surrendered to Christ, I was on a dirt road with no memory of how I had arrived there.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Alabama Live

Samford University exceeds goal, nets $200 million-plus in 5-year fundraising campaign

Samford University has exceeded its fundraising goal for "A Campaign for Samford" more than four months early, President Andrew Westmoreland announced at the start of the fall semester.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Alabama Live

Made in Alabama: We must help others achieve their dreams: guest opinion

When I was 4, my dad bought the Ford F-150 that he drives to this day. That the truck was "made in the USA" mattered greatly to him.

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Related Topix: Opinion

Alabama Live

Issues of Faith: Does cremation run counter to the Bible?

A study this year by LifeWay Research indicates that four in 10 Americans plan to be cremated when they die - a practice that has not been very popular among Christians in the Bible Belt.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Business Journal

Samford campaign meets $200M fundraising goal four months early

Samford University President Andrew Westmoreland said that the $200 million fundraising goal for the Campaign for Samford has been met more than four months before the campaign was scheduled to end.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Alabama Live

Birmingham New Music Festival: BAMA's three-day immersion its biggest project yet

The intrepid composers and performers of Birmingham Art Music Alliance may have come up with the most ambitious in their 19-year history.

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Related Topix: Iowa City, IA, Entertainment

The Trussville Tribune

Trussville administrator to have article published in education journal

Trussville City Schools Alternative Learning Center Principal Phyllis Faust will have an article published in September in The Alabama Journal of Educational Leadership.

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Related Topix: Trussville, AL, Education Etc.

Alabama Live

Study projects massive gains by boosting Alabama's graduation rate, but are assumptions faulty?

Clay-Chalkville High School holds its 2014 graduation ceremony at the Pete Hannah Center at Samford University Thursday, May 29, 2014.

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Related Topix: Alabama, Auburn University, Troy University, Auburn University Montgomery

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Alabama Live

Judge in Siegelman, Scrushy trials keeps getting $200,000 salary after domestic violence arrest

An Alabama federal judge stripped of his caseload following his arrest on domestic violence charges in Atlanta will continue receiving his annual salary of nearly $200,000.

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Related Topix: Vanderbilt University, Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, US News

ABC News

Arrested Federal Judge Keeps Getting $200K Salary

An Alabama federal judge stripped of his caseload following his arrest on domestic violence charges in Atlanta will continue receiving his annual salary of nearly $200,000.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Alabama Live

Keep Christmas Alive 2014 will put Jesus at center of celebration of classic religious...

Keep Christmas Alive , the eighth old-time concert celebration of the Christ in Christmas and of some of the country's best gospel and traditional Christmas music, will be held November 22, 2014, at the Wright Center at Samford University in Birmingham.

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Related Topix: A-Cappella, Birmingham, AL, The Booth Brothers, Gospel, Huntsville, AL

Thu Aug 07, 2014

News Observer

Accreditation group ends its monitoring of UNC-Chapel Hill over bogus classes

Chapel Hill is off the watch list of the commission that accredits the university, but that could be only a breather as another investigation into the long-standing academic fraud case continues.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Clarksville Online

Bill Goodman speaks at the 106th Annual Lone Oak Picnic

Bill Goodman, candidate for Circuit Court Judge Part II addressed the audience at the 106th Annual Lone Oak Picnic held by the Central Civitan Club on Saturday, July 27th, 2014.

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Related Topix: Cedar Hill, TN, Springfield, TN, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Montgomery County, TN

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Alabama Live

Crowdfunding in Birmingham: College prep program needs some extra help to serve 1,000...

We put men on the moon. We win lots of college football championships. We do a lot of amazing things.

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Related Topix: Birmingham, AL, Education Etc., Auburn University, University of Alabama

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Alabama Live

Samford grad Tony Hale cozies up to ladies in new video linked to 'Stand Up to Cancer'...

Tony Hale's character on "Veep," Gary Walsh, a fawning assistant to the vice president, is said to be from Birmingham.

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Related Topix: Veep, Entertainment, Television, Arrested Development, Comedy, Tony Hale, Life, Charity

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