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  1. Lebanese seminarian brings prayers in Arabic and window on the Middle East to HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Alabama Live

    ... r is head of staff at First Presbyterian in Huntsville . Toby Mueller is pastor of St. Andrew Presbyterian Church in Decatur. While the Presbyterian Synod that includes Lebanon and Syria theoretically approves the ordination of woman, cultural

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  2. Ole Miss LB, Decatur native Deterrian Shackelford wins Wuerffel Trophy for community...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Alabama Live

    The Wuerffel Trophy is a national award given to the college football player who exhibits "exemplary community service." Shackelford is a Decatur, Ala., native.

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  3. Decatur hires eight firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Monday was the very first day on the job for eight new members of Decatur Fire and Rescue. It'll be a year before they earn the title of firefighter.

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  4. Decatur stands to lose $10 million highway overpass if Bass Pro development diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Alabama Live

    Construction of the floundering Sweetwater development is a key part of whether the state highway department will continue with a planned overpass on Alabama 20, The Decatur Daily reported Sunday. "We're waiting on the city," Les Hopson, preconstruction engineer for the north region of the Alabama Department of Transportation told The Daily this week.

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  5. Hundreds honor retiring Calhoun Community College president Dr. Marilyn BeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Alabama Live

    ... the college has grown into the largest community college in the state. Beck has overseen the transformation of the Decatur campus, which underwent a $44 million construction and renovation project that included two new facilities and enhancements to ...

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  6. 5 Alabama winners from Friday's Orion space capsule launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Alabama Live

    ... ready to spotlight winners and welcome nominations - but here are five candidates. 1. United Launch Alliance. ULA's Decatur, Ala., team built the Delta IV Heavy rocket that boosted Orion into space. ULA was the focus of a lot of attention when ...

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  7. United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches NASA's Orion Spacecraft...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Freshnews

    ... and upper stage engines are both built by Aerojet Rocketdyne. ULA constructed the Delta IV Heavy launch vehicle in Decatur, Alabama. This is ULA's 13th launch in 2014, the 28(th) Delta IV mission and the eight Delta IV Heavy launch. With more than a ...

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  8. Orion live stream: Watch NASA's next launch attempt here Friday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Alabama Live

    ... from the capsule during the test flight. A United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket built at ULA's plant in Decatur, Ala., is boosting Orion to 3,600 miles above the Earth. That's higher than a human-rated capsule has flown in 42 years, and NASA ...

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  9. Fueling begins for Orion launch, forecast lowered to 40% goRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The NASA launch team gave the "go" for tanking and fueling began on the Delta IV Heavy rocket around 3:30 a.m. ET. The Delta IV H, built in Decatur, Alabama, will lift Orion off the launch pad and into space.

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  10. Orion live stream: Where and when to watch Friday morning's launch attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Alabama Live

    ... was ready to go when booster issues scrubbed the launch. A United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket built in Decatur, Ala., will lift Orion 3,600 miles into space for a quick orbit of the Earth to test critical systems on the capsule. The launch ...

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  11. Church Calendar for Dec. 3Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Hartselle Enquirer

    ... public is welcome. Bro. Jimmy Legg is pastor. First Independent Methodist Church , located at 3 Oxmore Flint Road in Decatur, hosts Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. each Sunday followed its worship service and children's church at 10:30 a.m. The book club ...

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  12. Welcome to American Bass Anglers 256-232-0406Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | American Bass Anglers

    ... Alabama 2015 Schedule Lake Date Ramp Guntersville Lake 3/14/2015 Civitan Park Wheeler Lake 4/18/2015 Ingalls Harbor, Decatur, AL Guntersville Lake 6/20/2015 Civitan Park Guntersville Lake 7/18/2015 Guntersville State Park Guntersville Lake 8/29/2015 ...

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  13. Orion set for test flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The weather forecast remains at 70 percent "go" for the 6:05 a.m. CT liftoff. Fueling began around 2:30 a.m. CT. The rocket that was built in Decatur, Alabama is currently the largest rocket in America. It will launch Orion on its first flight to test the spacecraft's critical systems.

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  14. Orion spacecraft launch 2014 photos: see NASA rocket flight hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Alabama Live

    ... to lift the capsule into space for today's test, and the Delta IV Heavy was built at the company's factory in Decatur, Ala. During the flight, Orion will make two orbits of the Earth with the second reaching 3,600 miles above the planet - the ...

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  15. Huntsville crews prepare to monitor their own parts of Orion test launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... key systems of Orion out of Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville. The rocket itself will hold a lot of eyes in Decatur. It was built by United Launch Alliance, but in Huntsville, they'll watch the other side of things. Gagliano shows us on a ...

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  16. Pet food drive in progress until Dec. 19Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Hartselle Enquirer

    Donations will be divided among Carpenter's Cabinet in Falkville, Good Samaritan in Hartselle and CCC in Decatur to benefit families in need.

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  17. Chow King Grill & Buffet continues north Alabama expansion with Decatur restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Alabama Live

    ... 67, the restaurant served more than 1,000 customers within the first few days of opening. The 12,000-square-foot Decatur spot seats 380 and is the latest project for business partners Xiang Fu Yuan, Yun Da Chen, Yun Gui Li and Ling Hui Zheng. In ...

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  18. Kennedy Space Center prepping for Orion's manned space futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... deep space. This trip, Orion will ride into space on top of a United Launch Alliance Delta IV- Heavy Rocket made in Decatur, AL. It was the last stop for the Saturn V -the Shuttle- and now workers are making modifications at the facility, getting it ...

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  19. Decision to axe UAB football leaves players, staff in lurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The decision to end the UAB football program leaves coaches without a job and players trying to decide what to do next. Hayden Naumann of Decatur is a Junior at UAB this year.

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  20. Constitution Village in desperate need of repair, money hard to findRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... commemoration of the anniversary of Alabama's statehood, the 11-member commission is chaired by Senator Arthur Orr (Decatur). The vision of the Commission is that the commemoration of our 200th birthday is the perfect opportunity to both look back ...

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