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Sims starts, Alabama beats WVU, 33-23

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ATLANTA (AP) — Blake Sims was good enough in his first start at quarterback for Alabama, getting plenty of help from Amari Cooper, T.J. Yeldon and Derrick Henry, and the second-ranked Crimson Tide held off West Virginia 33-23 Saturday.

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on Aug 31, 2014 at 01:20 AM
Sims starts, finishes, Alab...

Sims starts, finishes, Alabama beats WVU, 33-23

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ATLANTA (AP) — Blake Sims was good enough to finish his first start at quarterback for Alabama, getting plenty of help from Amari Cooper, T.J. Yeldon and Derrick Henry, and the second-ranked Crimson Tide held off West Virginia 33-23 Saturday.

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on Aug 30, 2014 at 11:50 PM
Half-ton Alabama Alligator ...

Half-ton Alabama Alligator Sets World Record

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CAMDEN, Ala. (AP) — A gigantic alligator caught by a family in Alabama earlier this month has set a Safari Club International world record.AL.com reports (http://bit.ly/1zT6HTu ) a pair of master measurers from Safari Club International examined the 1,000-pound alligator on Friday, determining a total length of 15-feet, 9-inches. That's 13 inches longer than the organization's previous world re...

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on Aug 29, 2014 at 10:20 PM

Video Interlude : Watch a History of Alabama's Storied Bayley's Seafood

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Southern Foodways' always-excellent video series returns this week with a short documentary about Bayley's Seafood, which originally opened in 1947. Bayley's, in the small town of Theodore, Alabama, has been owned by the same family since its debut, and...

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on Aug 26, 2014 at 11:50 PM
Ala. couple charged with ra...

Ala. couple charged with rape in bid to impregnate underage girl

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An Alabama couple has been charged with raping a 17-year-old relative multiple times in an unsuccessful attempt to impregnate her so they could keep the baby, prosecutors said Monday. Jeremy and Amanda Swann, both 29-year-old residents of Jones, about 40 miles northwest of Montgomery, were arrested on Thursday and have been charged with first-degree rape, Selma-based Assistant District Attorney...

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on Aug 25, 2014 at 10:50 PM

Public Meeting on Alabama Plating Superfund Site Set for Monday in Vincent, Alabama (AL)

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ATLANTA ? The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) will host a public meeting for the general public on Monday, August 25, 2014 at the Vincent Middle High School auditorium in Vincent, AL from 6:00 p.m. ? 8:00 p.m. to discuss the pr...

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on Aug 21, 2014 at 04:51 PM
Promising Alabama Pilot Pro...

Promising Alabama Pilot Project Turns Algae to Biofuel Using Sewage!

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Let’s face it. Algae aren’t very exciting. But the prospect of creating a viable source of biofuel from these microscopic organisms is, and a Nevada company is finally starting to make a go of it with their pilot plant off the coast of Alabama that uses

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on Aug 21, 2014 at 04:20 PM

1,000-pound alligator snared in Alabama hunt

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(Reuters) - Hunters in Alabama snared an alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds, the largest ever caught in a legal hunt in the state, conservation officials said on Monday.

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on Aug 18, 2014 at 06:20 PM
Alabama hunters haul in 1,0...

Alabama hunters haul in 1,000-pound alligator

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CAMDEN, Ala. (AP) — A group of Alabama hunters are celebrating the catch of a lifetime: A 15-foot-long alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds.

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on Aug 18, 2014 at 12:50 PM
Worst TB outbreak in 5 year...

Worst TB outbreak in 5 years hits Alabama prisons

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Alabama's prison system, badly overcrowded and facing a lawsuit over medical treatment of inmates, is facing its worst outbreak of tuberculosis in five years, a health official said Thursday.

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on Aug 15, 2014 at 05:50 AM