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  1. 50 years after Selma too long to wait for equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    Dr. Martin Luther King, civil rights leader, addresses crowd in front of Alabama's State Capitol at Montgomery, Ala., on March 25, 1965 as he called for a continuation of the protests against alleged voting discrimination against African Americans. The rally climaxed a five-day civil rights march from Selma, Ala., starting Sunday, to Montgomery.

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  2. David B. Smith gallery hosts impressive contemporary showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Denver Post

    ... on race. McCallum Tarry make elegant the mug shots of three men arrested during civil rights protests in Montgomery, Ala., in the 1950s. The black-and-white photos are re-created in warm tones, printed on silk and framed as if they were family ...

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  3. Senator responds to Governor's proposed tax hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WTVM

    ... Nolan said. In this June 6, 2013, file photo, Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley talks with media at the capitol in Montgomery, Ala. Bentley said the revenue-raising package he plans to present early in his second term will likely cause him to pay more ...

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  4. Leaders honored at Black History Month celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... Rosa Parks' famous 1955 bus ride in which she refused to relinquish her seat to a white passenger on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama. Along with participants for the audience, Clarence Gray portrays bus driver "Cotton" in a skit depicting Rosa Parks' ...

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  5. Retired Airman remembers passage of Civil Rights ActRead the original story

    Saturday | PressReleasePoint

    ... to embarrass my friends," Harris said. After technical school, Harris was assigned to Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama, for his first permanent duty station. There, he said he came face-to-face with a level of racial persecution he'd ...

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  6. Civil rights lawyer Fred Gray speaking in North CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | ABC News 4 Charleston

    Gray, who was an attorney for the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and who represented Rosa Parks when she refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama, spoke at Stall High School in North Charleston on Saturday.

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  7. 2 shot in Union Springs, 1 in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... a man's head. It was believed that he could have had internal bleeding so he was transported to Baptist South in Montgomery, where he remains in stable condition. Police say they believe the motive behind the shooting was a robbery. There have not ...

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  8. Man convicted in shooting that left victim paralyzedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    An alleged hitman could spend the rest of his life in prison for a Montgomery shooting prosecutors say was all about revenge. It's a story that weaves a tangled web of violence and has had long lasting consequences for those involved.

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  9. MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Once NCAA tournament regulars, the Alabama...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Once NCAA tournament regulars, the Alabama and Auburn women's basketball teams are both balancing the pains and promise of youth. The teams will meet Sunday in the regular-season finale at Auburn Arena with the only spoils being bragging' rights and, for the loser, last place in the Southeastern Conference.

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  10. Conviction in shooting that ended with victim & suspect paralyzedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    An alleged hitman could spend the rest of his life in prison for a Montgomery shooting prosecutors say was all about revenge. It's a story that weaves a tangled web of violence and has had long lasting consequences for those involved.

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  11. Emails: Indicted speaker had financial trouble, sought workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deseret News

    In this Jan. 13, 2015 file photo, Alabama Rep. Mike Hubbard of Auburn, slams down a gavel after he is re-elected speaker of the House during the Alabama Legislature organizational session in Montgomery, Ala. Indicted House Speaker Mike Hubbard was having deepening financial troubles - to the point that he was considering leaving politics - and sought assistance from powerful friends and lobbyists who at times cautioned him about his requests, according to emails included in a prosecution court filing Friday.

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  12. Duck Commander gets candid in MontgomeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... and stay out of trouble and don't be beatin' LSU every time we turn around," said Robertson. Compassion 21 is a Montgomery-based ministry that reaches out to low-income people, the group's founder says the compassion of Christ works in the 21st ...

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  13. Ala. Supreme Court's decision could end alcohol sales in several townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... Washington DC where he picked up an award at the Conservative Political Action Conference.He ended his Friday in Montgomery at Frazer United Methodist Church.If you want to dismiss Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson as an idiot, he has quite the ...

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  14. 39-year-old woman killed in Montgomery apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Authorities with Montgomery Fire/Rescue have identified the victim in Thursday morning's apartment fire as a 39-year-old Montgomery woman. Shawnair Lee was killed in the fire at the Jackson Square Apartment complex in the 2200 block of East South Boulevard.

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  15. Chicagoa s Very Own Reverend J.C. SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WGN-TV Chicago

    During this black history month, we want to tell you about one of the living legends of the civil rights movement - who lives right here in the Chicago area. Reverend J.C. Smith had a front row seat to the Montgomery Bus Boycott and now he's sharing his amazing story.

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  16. Amnesty Days set for certain outstanding Montgomery warrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Montgomery Municipal Court is preparing to hold another round of amnesty days for people who have outstanding arrest warrants. There are two eligibility requirements that have to be met in order to participate.

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  17. 1965 Selma to Montgomery March Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KWNN-FM Stockton

    Facts: Throughout March of 1965, a group of demonstrators faced violence as they attempted to march from Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery, Alabama, to demand the right to vote for black people. One of the pivotal days was March 7, when 17 people were injured by police, including future Congressman John Lewis.

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  18. Gayle Reuter: Fostering Del Ray's Small Town FeelRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    ... She's involved in all the advance work, one of the first to arrive for set up and the last to leave. Born in Montgomery, Ala. as the daughter of an Air Force officer, Reuter had the opportunity to experience many geographic areas. After living in ...

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  19. Wetumpka teenager dies five days after being shot in Montgomery, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Alabama Live

    Montgomery police and fire medics found Brown suffering from a gunshot wound in the 5700 block of Gas Light Curve at about midnight on Sunday. "The circumstances surrounding this fatal shooting are under investigation," Barnes said, adding that no other details of the shooting would be released.

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  20. Selma churches plan Unity Walk on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Alabama Live

    ... then gather in Song of Selma Park for a prayer service. The walk is in the opposite direction of the Selma-to-Montgomery march in 1965 and the annual commemoration of Bloody Sunday, which will happen the following weekend. "Walking back across the ...

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