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  1. Alabama mayor eager to prosecute man accused of beating him with bat, AL.com reportsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | BayouBuzz.com

    The mayor of Talladega, Ala., said Thursday he is eager to prosecute the 74-year-old former co-host on Barton's radio show who is accused of beating him with a baseball bat outside a barber shop, according to AL.com. Mayor Larry Barton said he will provide DNA to help prove that blood on his assailant is indeed his.

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  2. Alabama mayor vows to fight on after attack, sex tape rumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | New York Daily News

    ... says he's still got a lot of fight left in him. Larry Barton, the 74-year-old who's running for re-election in Talladega, Ala., says it'll take more than a violent beat down and rumors of a septuagenarian sex scandal to keep him down. "I feel pretty ...

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  3. Attorney: 74-Year-Old Alabama Mayor Assaulted by 71-Year-Old Because of Alleged Sex TapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | People

    The 74-year-old mayor of Talladega, Alabama, was allegedly attacked with a baseball bat by his 71-year-old former radio co-host in a dispute stemming from a sex tape purportedly showing the Mayor with the host's wife, according to a former attorney of the accused. Early Saturday morning, Larry Barton was attacked outside of a barber shop where he works part time, police said.

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  4. Ben Vaughn: Road trip! Three must-stop dining experiences in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... to remind visitors and locals alike of its rich history. From the airfields of Tuskegee to the oval tracks of Talladega, Alabama has a story to tell around every bend and curve. Its landscape is rich with mountains, piedmont, waterways and the ...

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  5. Seniors Behaving Badly: Mayor Assaulted Over Alleged Sex TapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | News 88.9 KNPR

    There are many surprising elements in a story we're seeing out of Talladega, Ala., where the city's mayor, 74, was allegedly assaulted by his TV and radio co-host, 71. The case includes allegations of a sex tape featuring the mayor and his former friend's soon-to-be ex-wife. Mayor Larry Barton was attacked in a parking lot Saturday morning by someone wearing a hood and wielding a bat.

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  6. Man charged with assaulting mayor amid affair allegationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Daily Leicester

    A receptionist said he was still there Monday, but that details on his condition were being released only to his family. MARK ALMOND/AP Talladega, Ala., Mayor Larry Barton is shown walking out of the Jefferson County Jail in 1997 alongside his wife, Mary, after serving a three-year sentence for money laundering and fraud.

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  7. Legendary NASCAR Driver Buddy Baker Dies Of Cancer At 74Read the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Daytona beyond what were then the limits of his sport, turning in a lap of more than 200 mph at the big track in Talladega, Ala. Afterwards, he said, "Gosh, I'm just tickled to death." After Baker's final NASCAR race in 1992, he covered races for TV ...

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  8. Talladega mayor beaten with baseball bat outside barbershopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | New York Daily News

    Talladega Alabama Mayor Larry Barton, left, has accused a former televised radio co-host, Benny Green, right, of attacking him outside a barbershop on Saturday morning. The mayor of Talladega, Al., is embroiled in a feud with a former radio co-host that allegedly beat him outside the barbershop where he works part time.

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  9. Man accused of firing shots at officers in SylacaugaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | ABC 33/40

    ... get to off the porch and take cover next door. Sylacauga Police Department officers along with deputies from the Talladega County Sheriff's office arrived on the scene and set up a perimeter. Officers say the man continued to fire shots from inside ...

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  10. Inmate escapes from Talladega County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | ABC 33/40

    A search is underway for an escaped inmate from Talladega County Jail. 41-year-old Anthony Dewayne Davis got out early Sunday morning after he crawled under a gate while on garbage detail.

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  11. Talladega inmate escapes under jail fence during work dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Anthony Dewayne Davis, in jail on a third degree burglary charge, was on garbage work detail at the jail when he escaped around 5:36 a.m. Talladega County officials said Sunday 41-year-old Davis was wearing a blue inmate worker uniform when he crawled under a gate. Anyone with information on Davis' whereabouts is urged to call the Talladega County Sheriff at 256-362-6117.

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  12. American helicopters kill 10 Afghan Soldiers in 'friendly fire' incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... d American death in Afghanistan was that of a Defense Logistics Agency civilian employee, Krissie K. Davis, 54, of Talladega, Alabama. Davis was killed June 8, 2015, by indirect fire when there was an attack at Bagram Airbase by militant fighters.

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  13. Two Alabama men arrested for kidnapping, robbing blind man in TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Justin Blake Shirey, 25, and Dustin Ray Harris, 22, both of Talladega, were charged with second-degree robbery and first-degree kidnapping. Justin Blake Shirey, 25, and Dustin Ray Harris, 22, both of Talladega, were charged with second-degree robbery and first-degree kidnapping.

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  14. Good Samaritan rescues legally blind man after attack by thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | ABC 33/40

    Talladega Police Chief Jason Busby says two suspects in the robbery and beating of a legally blind man should be formally charged Thursday. Until then, their names will not be released.

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  15. Blind man reportedly beaten and robbed in Talladega County TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Police are searching for two suspects after a blind man in Talladega County was beaten and robbed Tuesday morning, according to reports. The Anniston Star reported a 22-year-old white male, who is an employee at Alabama Institutes for Deaf and Blind and legally blind, was robbed but not seriously injured Tuesday morning.

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  16. Jordy Nipper scores Chevy Super Series win at PentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Chad Wallace of LaGrange, Ga. was third and Chase Edge of LaFayette, Ala. took the fourth spot. Adam Martin of Talladega, Ala. drove to a fifth-place finish and was the Cruise With The Champions Rookie of the Race. Ricky Culpepper of Hamilton, Ga. ...

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  17. Christine McClary, KingstreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Kingstree News

    ... 71, died Friday, June 26, 2015, at McLeod Regional Medical Center of Florence. She was born June 28, 1943, in Talladega County, Alabama, the daughter of the late Cal and Rosa Staples. She attended Ophelia Primary School in Talladega, Alabama and ...

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  18. Evan Ellis wins Chevy Super Series thriller at MagnoliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... "Road to Dega" qualifying event earned him a chance to compete for a $4,000 bonus in the Dega 100 slated Oct. 3 at Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, AL. The top four finishers all earned eligibility status for the much-anticipated event, which ...

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  19. Talladega PD investigate man's shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Talladega Police are investigating the shooting death of 23-year old Aldrick Garrett. Officers were called to the 800 block of Scott Street around 6:20 p.m. Thursday.

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  20. Mary Scott, widow of Wendell Scott, passes awayRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2015 | Auto Racing Daily

    ... a win, 20 top-fives and 147 top-10 finishes. He was inducted into the International Motorsports Hall of Fame in Talladega, Ala., in 1999. Funeral arrangements for Mary Scott have not been completed, but according to the Danville (Va.) Register , her ...

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