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  1. Bentley says lottery special session will start Aug. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... to avoid cuts to the health care program for 1 million Alabamians, mostly children, the disabled and the elderly. Alabama is one of six states - along with Mississippi, Utah, Alaska, Hawaii, and Nevada - without a state lottery. Alabama Gov. Don ...

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  2. Donnie JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Metter Advertiser

    ... of Baxley, and Wayne (Debbie) Johnson of Lyons; sisters, Geraldine (Dan) Mitchell of Vidalia, Evelyn (James) Odom of Alabama, Grace Thigpen of Soperton, and Linda (Wendell) Harvey of Lyons; grandchildren, Justin (Sandy) Johnson, Miranda Marsh, ...

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  3. Byrnie Lynn CockburnRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... one great-granddaughter, Hayleigh Stafford; and three sisters: Carol Miller of Virginia, Beth Watkins (Charlie) of Alabama and Angela Coleman (Eddie) of Athens; two special nieces: Maria Gilley (Michael) and Celina Pastrana; and several other ...

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  4. Bentley says lottery special session will start Aug. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... to avoid cuts to the health care program for 1 million Alabamians, mostly children, the disabled and the elderly. Alabama is one of six states - along with Mississippi, Utah, Alaska, Hawaii, and Nevada - without a state lottery. Alabama Gov. Don ...

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  5. Here's 1 reason AHSAA lifted playoff bans for 4 schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Alabama Live

    ... been fired or re-assigned. All also received a one-year coaching ban from the AHSAA. At Muscle Shoals , one of north Alabama's most successful football programs for the last decade, Balentine is "no longer part of the coaching staff," Muscle Shoals ...

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  6. Fatal crash involving ATV and truck in Tuscaloosa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The accident happened on Thursday evening in Coker, near the intersection of Westwood School Road and Hwy 82, between 7 and 7:30 p.m. According to the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office, the driver of the ATV was killed, and a child was airlifted to Children's of Alabama.

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  7. Special session, lottery debate to begin in mid-AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Anniston Star

    A special legislative session to debate a proposed Alabama state lottery will begin Aug. 15, Gov. Robert Bentley announced this morning. The August session could give lawmakers time to get a lottery vote on the November ballot.

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  8. UAB gearing up for start of preseason football campRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Alabama Live

    ... of UAB. He was another who didn't have the grades. Tight end Chett Levay, a December signee, ended up going to Alabama State. Beyond that, I'll match up signees with the roster that's released when camp begins. UAB is still waiting on some, so even ...

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  9. 2 pot-growing operations located in Lawrence during helicopter checkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Decatur Daily

    ... Thursday, but agents were working to identify a suspect. Mitchell said the helicopter checks are conducted in all 67 Alabama counties at least once per year as part of an operation called "marijuana eradication." The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency ...

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  10. Man being held in Marion County Jail for slaying of 88-year-old Alabama womanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Bond is set at $1 million for a man accused in the death of an 88-year-old woman in northeast Alabama who is currently being held in the Marion County Jail awaiting extradition across the state line to Alabama. Marion County authorities identified the man they are holding as 28-year-old Terrance Austin, of Hollywood, Ala., who is charged by police in Jasper, Tenn., with vandalism, arson, simple possession of a controlled substance and theft over $1,000, according to jail officials.

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  11. Jumbo Package: Friday, 29 July 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Roll Bama Roll

    ... one month from kickoff at that point. You've almost made it. In the meantime, we have some links for your perusal: Alabama is a +175 favorite on the odds to win the SEC at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. After getting off to a 2-1 straight ...

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  12. 36 Days 'Til Alabama Football Kickoff 2016: 2008 Iron BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Roll Bama Roll

    Alabama defeated Auburn in Tuscaloosa for the first time in series history, 36-0, in Tommy Tuberville's last game as Auburn's head coach. In sports, grudges can be a good thing.

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  13. 2016 Alabama Unit Previews: SafetiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Roll Bama Roll

    Eddie Jackson is considered one of the nation's best safeties...but who else does Bama have? - Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Though there has been some flux due to transfers, the Tide still has a couple of all-star head-busters in the middle of the secondary Though the Tide is experiencing a near-mythical talent level in its current secondary, it would be folly to think that the unexpected departures of seasoned senior Maurice Smith and promising sophomore second-string safety Shawn Burgess-Becker hadn't put a dent in Alabama's secondary depth for the upcoming season.

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  14. USC Football 2016 Preview: Breaking Down the CornerbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reign of Troy

    ... the spring. However, he was arrested at a UCLA frat party and has been suspended for the season opener against Alabama. Sep 26, 2015; Tempe, AZ, USA; Southern California Trojans cornerback Isaiah Langley (14) against the Arizona State Sun Devils at ...

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  15. Man held in Tennessee in slaying of elderly Alabama womanRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Bond is set at $1 million for a man accused in the death of an 88-year-old woman in northeast Alabama. Scottsboro police say 28-year-old Terrance Austin of Hollywood is charged with murder in the slaying of 88-year-old Ruby Durham of Scottsboro.

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  16. Hood looking forward to watching Cougars growRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Trussville Tribune

    ... wide receiver Nico Collins. Collins, who said the three finalists for his collegiate abilities are Michigan, Alabama and Georgia, is a nice piece to build around on offense. "It's time to ball out on Friday nights," Collins said. "They don't know we ...

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  17. Did SEC schools notice Harold Joiner's 4.34 at Alabama football camp?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... Joiner also knows he's about to accomplish so much. After all, he ran a 4.34 in the 40-yard dash this summer at an Alabama football camp. "I'm looking forward to great season," Joiner said. "I'm trying to do more this year than last year, which was ...

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  18. Extreme drought persisting in parts of AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAAY

    Authorities say extreme drought conditions are persisting in some Alabama counties, with severe and moderate drought conditions still in place in larger parts of the state. The U.S. Drought Monitor released Thursday shows that the worst conditions - classified as "extreme" drought - are in the northeast corner of Alabama.

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  19. on Tia: Reckless or intentional? JeffCo Da discusses children left in hot carsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... a child in a hot car, it's a heavy burden to make a decision on whether it's a criminal case. Coming up on Today in Alabama at a.m. we'll hear from DA Falls on how his office deals with cases like this . If you've been in downtown Montgomery, you've ...

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  20. Germain Ifedi, C.J. Prosise among Seahawks rookies expected to contribute immediatelyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... John Schneider and his staff were most excited about. They had a first-round grade on Reed and were able to snag the Alabama defender in the second round. The Seahawks believe Reed is pro-ready, and he's in line to be the starting nose tackle. C.J. ...

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