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  1. AUM chancellor announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    At the annual Faculty and Staff Convocation on Friday, Aug. 28, Auburn University at Montgomery Chancellor John G. Veres III announced to faculty and staff his plans to retire near the end of the current academic year. "John has been a dedicated leader at Auburn Montgomery and a valued member of the greater Auburn family," said Au burn University President Jay Gogue.

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  2. Auburn QB Jeremy Johnson: The Next Cam Newton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BleacherReport

    ... air. "He has the size and the speed," said Billy Gresham, Johnson's high school coach at Carver High School in Montgomery, Alabama. "A lot of people see his size and think he can't run, but he's a very athletic kid. In high school, his senior year, ...

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  3. Attention all bargain hunters: Alabama surplus auction to take place in MontgomeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    Vehicles, yard equipment, computers, office supplies and other items will be up for auction next week during a state sponsored event in Montgomery. The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs' Surplus Property Division will host an auction from 8 a.m. until the last item is sold Wednesday, Sept.

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  4. Selma civil rights activist Amelia Boynton Robinson dies aged 104Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OhNoTheyDidnt

    She died early Wednesday; - Boynton Robinson was among the 600 or so people who attempted to cross the Edmund Pettus Bridge in March 1965 in a protest march from Selma to Montgomery, the state capital. She said she'd felt anxious that day but felt strengthened by women who had sacrificed so much already.

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  5. Ex-New Orleans resident: Katrina 'a life-altering event'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... and his friends started driving around the country, dropping people off at home. Eventually, that led Hawkins to Montgomery, Alabama, where he spent some time helping others who had been impacted by the storm. "I volunteered at the Red Cross center ...

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  6. Civil rights hero had a rough welcome to legislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Age

    ... Bond became a founder, with Morris Dees, of the Southern Poverty Law Center, a legal advocacy organization in Montgomery, Alabama. Bond was its president from 1971 to 1979 and remained on its board for the rest of his life. He was nominated, only ...

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  7. Picture of plane crash from @adevaratsinge on Twitter.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Shelby Coroner says the body of a pilot killed Thursday night in a plane crash near the Shelby County Airport has been taken to Montgomery for an autopsy. Dental records will be used to make a positive ID.

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  8. Instruments of ChangeRead the original story

    Thursday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    History credits the inception of the civil rights movement to Montgomery, Alabama in the mid-1950s. However as early as 1951 in Miami, there existed a Fine Arts Conservatory dedicated to bringing music, dance and art to young black and white students in an integrated environment.

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  9. Auburn dean says A.D. did not influence keeping majorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Montgomery Advertiser

    Auburn dean says A.D. did not influence keeping major Check out this story on montgomeryadvertiser.com: http://on.mgmadv.com/1Eo9rku Jay Jacobs, Auburn athletic director, speaks during the Landmark Christian Church Gridiron Kickoff event on Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Montgomery, Ala. AUBURN -- Auburn's dean at the College of Liberal Arts says his recommendation to keep the public administration major was not based on influence from the athletics department.

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  10. MSU student taken into custody after homicideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Gale said. "Your brain can't process that. I never imagined it happening here." Seniors Laura Simoneau of Montgomery, Alabama and Rob Hairston of Hattiesburg were in the Swalm Building when they received the alert. Simoneau and Hairston's class ...

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  11. Civil rights matriarch Amelia Boynton Robinson dies at 104Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | TheCelebrityCafe

    The Associated Press noted that her son Bruce Boynton said his mother died in the company of loved ones at a hospital in Montgomery, Alabama around 2:20 a.m. She has been hospitalized recently after suffering a stroke. Boynton Robinson cemented a place in history after being beaten while she and hundreds of other demonstrators tried to cross the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma during a 1965 march.

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  12. Marquis MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WTVM

    An arrest has been made in the June 3 homicide of Luke Nelson Taylor, 44, according to investigators with the Montgomery Police Department. Taylor was shot and killed around 9:30 p.m. that Wednesday evening on Ivy Lane.

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  13. Lanett man arrested in connection to homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Upon arrival officers found an unresponsive black male identified as 27-year-old Richard White Jr. of Lanett inside the residence. White was pronounced on scene by the Chambers County Coroner and later transported to the Medical Examiner's Office in Montgomery for an autopsy.

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  14. Suspect arrested in June homicide on Montgomery's Ivy LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    An arrest has been made in the June 3 homicide of Luke Nelson Taylor, 44, according to investigators with the Montgomery Police Department. Taylor was shot and killed around 9:30 p.m. that Wednesday evening on Ivy Lane.

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  15. Friday Night Fever preview: Week 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... many match-ups with title implications. Carver is coming off a loss to Bob Jones in the Champions Challenge in Montgomery. Bob Jones dominated the first half, but the Wolverines valiantly fought their way back into the game in the third quarter. ...

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  16. Amelia Boynton Robinson noted as fearless, tireless leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Crescent-News.com

    ... on March 7, 1965. Boynton Robinson, widely considered one of the mothers of the civil rights movement, died in a Montgomery, Alabama, hospital at age 104, her son Bruce Boynton said. Boynton Robinson was hospitalized in July after a stroke and was ... 1 comment

  17. Actress Lorraine Toussaint and director Ava Duvernay have paid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | TheIndyChannel

    Actress LORRAINE TOUSSAINT and director AVA DUVERNAY have paid tribute to civil rights activist AMELIA BOYNTON ROBINSON, who was portrayed in their movie SELMA, following her death on Wednesday . Robinson, who was played by Toussaint in the 2014 Oscar-nominated drama, passed away in hospital in Montgomery, Alabama, aged 104.

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  18. Amelia Boynton Robinson, civil rights icon, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    Amelia Boynton Robinson, a matriarch of the civil rights movement immortalized in a photograph taken on Bloody Sunday, has died. Boynton Robinson suffered a stroke last month and had been hospitalized in Montgomery, Alabama.

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  19. Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic starts today in PrattvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... in the world tee off. Keep up with the leader board by clicking this link to our Yokohama page on WSFA.com. Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange will host a media briefing Thursday at 9 a.m. which will include a proclamation presentation with special ...

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  20. 'Katrina was a really bad nightmare. It changed my life.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Alabama Live

    ... (later her husband) said they would carry me out if they had to," she recalled. A 13 hour drive took them to Montgomery where she watched the levees break from her hotel TV. Days later, she went to stay with a friend and his roommate in Birmingham. ...

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