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  1. Jones Valley fifth grader wins statewide Arbor Day poster contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Alabama Live

    A Jones Valley Elementary fifth grade student will be honored in Montgomery on Friday for creating the first-place artwork in a statewide Arbor Day poster contest. Harrison Dunn's artwork bested 3,119 entries from fifth graders across the state.

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  2. UMobile softball opens 2015 season with a splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Alabama Live

    The University of Mobile softball team opened the 2015 season by splitting a pair of games at the AUM/Faulkner Invitational Friday afternoon in Montgomery, Ala. Mobile opened by run-ruling Montreat College 11-0 in five innings before falling to Bryan College 11-6 in a matchup of teams receiving votes in the NAIA Top-25.

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  3. New bill would enable Roy Moore to avoid age cutoff and run for reelection in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Alabama Live

    Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore talks in an interview Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, in Montgomery, Ala. They say that age is just a number.

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  4. Alabama Year-End New Home Report: December sales up 14%; 2014 sales slip 5% compared to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Alabama Live

    Alabama's new home sales in December increased 48 units or 14.4 percent from the same period last year. Alabama new home sales improve 14% from December 2013.

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  5. New Alabama State coach threatened former player with steak knife,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Alabama Live

    Brian Jenkins is introduced as Alabama State University's head football coach Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, in Montgomery, Ala. Alabama State's first-year coach Brian Jenkins has come under fire for his treatment of former players at Bethune Cookman.

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  6. Could Roquan Smith become the Rosa Parks of college football recruits?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Alabama Live

    Linebacker Roquan Smith of Macon County, Georgia, committed to UCLA but didn't sign when he learned that a UCLA assistant was leaving for the Atlanta Falcons. You're probably going to think this comparison is over the top, out of line, disrespectful, comparing an athlete to one of the seminal figures of the civil rights movement, and you're probably right.

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  7. Pop Quiz: Can you name Alabama's 2 U.S. Senators? Wednesday's Wake Up CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Alabama Live

    If you read the headline you know there's question involved in this morning's Wake Up Call. Unlike most tests, however, we'll put the answers first: Alabama's two U.S. Senators are Jeff Sessions and Richard Shelby.

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  8. An Inauguration Day with more M.L. King, no Robert E. Lee or Jeff Davis: OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    For years Inauguration Day in Alabama and the federal holiday honoring Rev. Martin Luther King's birth have fallen on the same day.

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  9. South Alabama QB Bridge, TE Saxton take part in all-star games SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Alabama Live

    South Alabama quarterback Brandon Bridge launches a pass in the first half against Bowling Green in the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Montgomery, Ala. Two South Alabama players participated in a college all-star games Saturday and both found themselves on the winning team.

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  10. Mike Huckabee coming to Alabama to promote 'God, Guns, Grits and Gravy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Mike Huckabee delivers the keynote address helping the Alabama Farmers Federation celebrate its 90th anniversary on Monday, Dec. 5, 2011 at the Mobile Convention Center in Mobile, Ala. MONTGOMERY, Alabama --- Former Arkansas governor and potential 2016 presidential candidate Mike Huckabee will make stops in Montgomery, Birmingham and Decatur next month to promote his latest book, "God, Guns, Grits and Gravy."

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  11. Birmingham Metro Area residential sales up 5% in December; 2014 sales up 6%Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Sales: According to the Greater Alabama MLS , the Birmingham metro area* residential sales totaled 952 units in December, an improvement of 5.2 percent or 47 units from the same period last year. 2014 sales were up 5.6 percent from 2013.

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  12. Phillip Rawls retiring from Associated Press after covering Alabama politics for more than 35 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Associated Press reporter Phillip Rawls poses for a photo outside of the Alabama State Capitol, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, in Montgomery, Ala. Rawls is retiring as the longest-serving member of Alabama's Capitol press corps.

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  13. Lake Martin Area residential sales through November up 11 percent from prior yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Lake Martin Area* residential sales totaled 30 units, an improvement in sales growth of 11.1 percent from the same period a year earlier. November sales were 1 unit below our monthly forecast .

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  14. Merging 12 Alabama law enforcement agencies will increase safety, save money, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Alabama Law Enforcement Secretary Spencer Collier, 41, stands in front of a Police Officer's Memorial statue at the state capitol, Tueday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Montgomery, Ala. Collier oversaw a merger of 12 agencies to make the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, "It is the largest realignment of law enforcement resources in the history of the state," Collier said.

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  15. The skinny on the Bowling Green Falcons, South Alabama's Camellia Bowl opponentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Alabama Live

    South Alabama will face Mid-American Conference representative Bowling Green, which has played in the past two MAC Championship games, in Saturday's Raycom Media Camellia Bowl at Montgomery's Cramton Bowl. MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- Here's the skinny on the Bowling Green Falcons, South Alabama's opponent in Saturday's Raycom Media Camellia Bowl at Cramton Bowl in Montgomery: HEAD COACH: Dino Babers AVERAGES: OFFENSE: Scoring offense: 29.8, rushing offense: 176.2, passing offense: 251.5, total offense: 427.8; DEFENSE: Scoring defense: 33.9, rushing defense: 207.2, passing defense: 292.4, total defense: 499.6. INTERESTING STATS: 84: Percentage in which Falcons score when reaching the red zone.

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  16. Tennessee Valley obituaries for Dec. 17: Victor Lilley was blizzard...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Victor Lilley faced harsh and demanding obstacles since the moment he was born in a 40-degree below zero blizzard in January 1921. He would find himself in the middle of combat during World War II and later being hijacked in his own car.

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  17. Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic live stream information, listen live and where to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Alabama Live

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama You can watch today's Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic on TV or listen to the A HSAA Radio Network's call. Kickoff is set for noon at Cramton Bowl in Montgomery.

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  18. Southern Poverty Law Center meeting tonight with Huntsville students...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The Southern Poverty Law Center will meet Tuesday night with students affected by Huntsville City Schools' social media monitoring program. Fliers were posted around the city notifying people of the meeting.

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  19. Watch AL.com's Jeff Sentell & Solomon Crenshaw Jr. break down...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Top-ranked Hoover -- winner of the last two 6A titles before the creation of 7A for this season -- meets Prattville . Kickoff is set for 7 p.m., and the game will be televised by Raycom on a system of affiliates throughout the state, including WBRC Fox-6 in Birmingham and WSFA NBC-12 in Montgomery.

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  20. Christmas parade roundup in North AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Alabama Live

    It's the most wonderful time of the year and folks are celebrating throughout north Alabama. In preparation of Santa Claus plopping down our chimneys, here's the list of Christmas parades going on in the Tennessee Valley.

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