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10 accused of illegal gun sales at Ala. market - DOTHAN, Ala. | Ten men accused of illegally selling firearms at a southeastern Alabama flea market have been arrested, federal prosecutors said Monday. 25134
June 30th, 2014
LOOKING BACK: June 30 - 50 years ago this week: The city had made preliminary plans to erect a temporary small dam on North River this summer, but heavy rains in the spring caused Commissioner Snow Hinton to think that there would be enough water from the city’s two reservoirs and wells to meet demands in summer. 25133
June 30th, 2014
Hellishly Hot Hundred: Bikers will endure Alabama heat for memorable century ride - The material of the cyclists’ clothes wicks away the sweat created by the July sun beating down on their skin and the exertion of their legs pumping, propelling them forward for 103 miles. That’s why it’s called the Hot Hundred. 25132
June 30th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Council agenda: July 1 - The Tuscaloosa City Council will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday in Courtroom A of the Alvin P. DuPont Municipal Court building at 2122 Sixth St. The following items will be on the agenda: 25131
June 30th, 2014
Stillman librarian Robert Heath is driven by joy of helping others - Robert Heath, Stillman College’s dean of libraries, is on the cusp of a 50-year career between the stacks at his alma mater with no plans to retire anytime soon. 25130
June 29th, 2014
Mom, dad of child who died in car searched for car death info - ATLANTA | The mother of a toddler who died in an unattended SUV in suburban Atlanta told investigators she did online research on how hot it needs to be for a child to die in an unattended vehicle because she was afraid it might happen, police said. 25129
June 29th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Board of Education balks at being a 'rubber stamp' - Some members of the Tuscaloosa City Board of Education aren’t happy about being forced to “rubber stamp” the renewal of four principal contracts that needed to be approved or disapproved long before they were brought before the board for a vote. 25128
June 29th, 2014
Part of Highland Oaks Drive to be closed starting Monday - The Tuscaloosa Department of Transportation will close Highland Oaks Drive between James I. Harrison Jr. Parkway and 35th Street starting Monday. 25127
June 29th, 2014
Fire hydrants will be tested this week in Northport - The city of Northport will test fire hydrants this week. 25126
June 29th, 2014
New law allows some residents to have their records cleared - Josh Barnett was a 21-year-old addicted to painkillers when he was charged with selling marijuana and pills. The arrest inspired Barnett to turn his life around. He sought treatment and had the felony charges dismissed after successfully completing a diversion program. Now 28, Barnett is a certified addiction counselor working in Decatur. He is one of many Alabama residents with nonviolent criminal histories who will seek to have the charges expunged from the record next week. 25125
June 29th, 2014
Funeral held in Tuscaloosa for toddler who died in hot car - ATLANTA | A Georgia man charged with murder after his 22-month-old son died in a hot SUV searched online for information about kids dying in cars and told police he feared it could happen, according to documents released Saturday as the boy’s family held his funeral in Tuscaloosa. 25124
June 29th, 2014
City to fund more than $1M in repairs at Tuscaloosa Municipal Airport - City officials are getting financially creative to fund more than $1 million in upgrades at Tuscaloosa Municipal Airport. As a result of a March inspection by the Federal Aviation Administration, the striping and markings on runway 11-29, the airport’s secondary runway, must be removed and replaced. 25123
June 29th, 2014
COLLEGE NEWS: June 29 - University of West Alabama The University of West Alabama conferred undergraduate, master’s and education specialist degrees to nearly 500 students in May. 25122
June 28th, 2014
SCHOOL NEWS: June 29 - Verner Elementary School The all-A’s honor roll for the fourth nine weeks includes Ashley Abawi, Brock Abston, Byron Abston, Sunny Ahn, Walker Akins, Ashton Anthony, Avery Barron, William Beeker, Caroline Bentley, Taylor Bentley, Fletcher Boatright, Colin Brasfield, Garland Brazil, Lili Brazil, Addie Gail Brooks, Simon Brooks, Brooke Bull, Luke Call, Maddox Call, Kacie Champion ... 25121
June 28th, 2014
EWTN seeks injunction in dispute over contraception mandate - MOBILE | A Catholic broadcaster is asking for a U.S. Supreme Court injunction as it pursues a lawsuit against requiring employers to include contraception in their health care coverage. A federal judge dismissed the suit filed by the Eternal Word Television Network, which has studios in a Birmingham suburb, on June 18. 25120
June 28th, 2014
Meet the 2014 class of the Pillars of West Alabama - The 2014 class of the Pillars of West Alabama includes leaders in the arts, academics, business, health care and religion. The award, established in 2004 by the Community Foundation of West Alabama, recognizes people who have made significant contributions to the community. 25119
June 28th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Schools consider expanding pre-kindergarten program - Eight years ago, the Tuscaloosa City School System made pre-kindergarten education a priority and now boasts 22 pre-K classes throughout the system. But that still isn’t enough to ensure that every child in the city gets the head start that pre-K provides. 25118
June 28th, 2014
LEND A HAND: Animal rescue service seeks to lower dog euthanasia rate - Vivian Abbott has so many dogs, she's not sure if their number is closer to 40 or 50. “It is a huge amount, but it's not overwhelming to me because I love them,” Abbott said. “Four legs always wins out in my home.” 25117
June 28th, 2014
Nominations sought for Tuscaloosa County Civic Hall of Fame - Tuesday is the deadline for submitting nominations for this year’s Tuscaloosa County Civic Hall of Fame. 25116
June 28th, 2014
American Red Cross urges blood donations during summer months - The American Red Cross is asking blood and platelet donors to help prevent a summer shortage by making an appointment to give blood around the Independence Day holiday. 25115
June 28th, 2014
Expungement: What does it mean and how is it done? - Here are answers to some frequently asked questions about Alabama's new expungement law. 25114
June 28th, 2014
Tickets are available for Tuscaloosa's Fourth of July festivities - Tickets are available for Friday’s Celebration on the River at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater, 2710 Jack Warner Parkway NE. 25113
June 28th, 2014
Class credit options expand - Starting next school year, students in the Tuscaloosa City School System will have more leeway in earning class credits. 25112
June 28th, 2014
Artur Davis considering Montgomery mayor's race - MONTGOMERY | Former U.S Rep. Arthur Davis is considering a move back to his hometown of Montgomery and possibly a run for mayor in 2015. 25111
June 28th, 2014
Computer tampering charge filed - A 25-year-old Northport man faces a charge of computer tampering, according to a news release from the Tuscaloosa Police Department. 25110
June 28th, 2014
Georgia schools resist giving teachers guns in wake of new Georgia law - ATLANTA | Georgia school leaders are turning down a new option to arm teachers, arguing that it doesn’t make kids any safer and creates more problems than state lawmakers intended to solve. 25109
June 28th, 2014
City adopts policy for naming streets after people; residents, business owners can have a say - With the adoption of its first street-renaming policy to honor residents, the Tuscaloosa City Council has created a detailed process that gives a voice to those affected by the change. 25108
June 28th, 2014
Portion of University Boulevard to be closed - University Boulevard between 15th Avenue and Reed Street will be closed from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday. On Sunday, the area will close again at 6 a.m. and will remain closed until 6 p.m. Thursday. The closure is for sanitary sewer pipe upgrades. 25107
June 28th, 2014
21 people arrested in multistate heroin probe - NASHVILLE, Tenn. | Twenty-one people were in custody Friday after a multistate investigation of what officials said was a heroin distribution ring. 25106
June 28th, 2014
Sprayberry Center to release new cookbook with a baseball theme - The Sprayberry Education Center is releasing a new cookbook, “Game Day Specialties II,” on Monday. 25105
June 28th, 2014
Ham radio event set for Saturday and Sunday - Amateur radio operators in the Tuscaloosa area will take to the field Saturday and Sunday to practice their emergency communications skills. 25104
June 28th, 2014
Admission reduced Saturday at Tuscaloosa's new Splash Park - Admission will be reduced to $2 per person from noon until 3 p.m. Saturday at the new Harrison Taylor Splash Park at Palmore Park, 3701 Fosters Ferry Road. 25103
June 28th, 2014
Former University of Alabama football star to sign copies of new book Saturday - John Croyle, a former University of Alabama football star who founded a home for abused and neglected children, will sign copies of his new book Saturday at Lifeway Christian bookstore, 3504 McFarland Blvd. E. 25102
June 28th, 2014
Former Alabama lawyer sentenced in $2.8M investment fraud case - BIRMINGHAM | Former Alabama attorney Christopher Shawn Linton had all the appearances of being a success, including buying a $560,000 home, traveling on private jets and taking trips to Caribbean islands. Now he’s planning another trip. This time his destination is federal prison. 25101
June 28th, 2014
S.C. man pleads guilty in freight contract scheme - A South Carolina National Guard official pleaded guilty Friday to wire fraud and accepting bribes for steering freight contracts to a freight broker in Tuscaloosa County, identified in government documents only by the initials D.B. Timothy Wooten, 52, entered the guilty pleas in federal court in Birmingham. 25100
June 28th, 2014
Tuscaloosa man charged in sexual assault of 9-year-old girl - A 35-year-old Tuscaloosa man has been charged with sexual abuse in a case involving a 9-year-old girl, according to a news release from the Tuscaloosa Police Department 25099
June 28th, 2014
Tea party official in Cochran photos case dies - RIDGELAND, Miss. | A tea party official charged with conspiring to take photos of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran's wife inside a nursing home apparently committed suicide Friday, police said, days after Cochran won a nasty Republican primary. 25098
June 27th, 2014
Friday is the deadline for bake sale orders - Friday is the deadline to place an order for the Sprayberry Education Center's Fourth of July barbecue and bake sale. 25097
June 27th, 2014
Caring Days honored by foundation - The Alzheimer's Foundation of America has awarded Caring Days Adult Day Care in Tuscaloosa with an "Excellence in Care Dementia Program of Distinction" designation. 25096
June 27th, 2014
New Japanese restaurant coming to Tuscaloosa - Maki Fresh, a Birmingham-based restaurant that serves Asian-inspired food with an emphasis on Japanese cuisine, plans to open a restaurant in the Indian Hills Square retail center at 1530 McFarland Blvd., in mid-August. 25095
June 27th, 2014
Storm shelter funding mulled - Plans for a storm shelter at the McDonald Hughes Community Center have been in progress since shortly after the April 2011 tornadoes. Gary Minor, executive director of Tuscaloosa Park and Recreation Authority, said PARA hopes to begin construction next year on the shelter, which will double as a gymnasium and can hold up to 1,700 people in the event of a tornado. 25094
June 27th, 2014
Oversight board for animal shelter under consideration - Thursday’s first meeting of a joint-governmental task force designed to review the operations of the Tuscaloosa Animal Shelter resulted in a cooperative effort to understand the challenges of — and find areas for improving — the county’s only animal control facility. 25093
June 27th, 2014
Showing their true colors - VANCE | German and American workers at the Mercedes-Benz plant ditched their corporate gear and wore their national colors Thursday as the two countries met in World Cup soccer. 25092
June 27th, 2014
Partial building collapse halts renovation in Montgomery - MONTGOMERY | A historic building in downtown Montgomery that was being renovated partially collapsed Thursday and prompted street closures in the surrounding area. 25091
June 27th, 2014
Transportation museum to show 'Paper Moon' on Friday - The Summer Outdoor Movie Series at the Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum at 8 p.m. Friday will feature the 1973 film “Paper Moon,” starring Ryan and Tatum O'Neal. 25090
June 27th, 2014
Biker once suspected of homicide found dead - A Tuscaloosa man once accused of killing another member of the Devils Diciples motorcycle club was found dead at his home earlier this week. 25089
June 27th, 2014
Stillman makes interim leader its president - The interim leader of Stillman College since the fall has been named the sixth president of the small private college in west Tuscaloosa. 25088
June 26th, 2014
Mercedes C-Class engine production begins at Tennessee plant - Production of engines for the new C-Class sedans being made in Vance started this week at a new plant in Dechard, Tenn. 25087
June 26th, 2014
Florence couple guilty of child porn production - FLORENCE, Ala. | Federal prosecutors say a northwest Alabama couple has pleaded guilty to producing child pornography. 25086
June 26th, 2014
New pizza restaurant coming to Tuscaloosa area - An Atlanta-based pizza restaurant that specializes in making customized personalized pizzas plans to expand into the Tuscaloosa area next year. Uncle Maddio's Pizza Joint has signed a five-unit franchise development deal with restaurant operator Sha Nateghi, who will build Uncle Maddio's 25085
June 26th, 2014
Fluker family to hold 19th appreciation at AOH Church of God in Northport - The Fluker family’s 19th appreciation will be at 6:30 p.m. on Friday at AOH Church of God in Northport. 25084
June 26th, 2014
Education summit to be Thursday at Central High School - An education summit will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday at Central High School, 905 15th St. 25083
June 26th, 2014
Library to host free legal clinic Thursday for low-income people - A free legal clinic for low-income people will be held Thursday from 3-5:30 p.m. at the Tuscaloosa County Public Library, 1801 Jack Warner Parkway. 25082
June 26th, 2014
New splash park at Palmore Park has its opening ceremony; facility named in honor of longtime councilman Harrison Taylor - The Harrison Taylor Splash Park at Palmore Park was officially unveiled Wednesday as about 120 children from across the city played on the 7,100-square-foot pad that features all kinds of water devices. 25081
June 26th, 2014
62-year-old accused of sexually assaulting teenager - A 62-year-old man has been accused of sexually assaulting a teenager at his home on Lake Tuscaloosa on Monday. 25080
June 26th, 2014
U.S. Supreme Court to police: 'Get a warrant' to search cellphones - WASHINGTON | In an emphatic defense of privacy in the digital age, a unanimous Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that police generally may not search the cellphones of people they arrest without first getting search warrants. 25079
June 26th, 2014
Man pleads guilty to punching Tuscaloosa resident at Kid Rock concert - A 35-year-old Canadian man has pleaded guilty to an assault charge for punching a Tuscaloosa man at a Kid Rock concert in western New York last summer, leaving the victim in a coma for several weeks. 25078
June 26th, 2014
State Attorney General turns to Supreme Court in Lowell Barron case - MONTGOMERY | The state attorney general’s office says its prosecution of former state Senate leader Lowell Barron will be over if an appellate court upholds all three rulings issued by the judge in Barron’s case. 25077
June 26th, 2014
First case of chikungunya, a nasty, mosquito-borne virus, reported in Alabama. - MONTGOMERY | The state Department of Public Health has confirmed the first case of a nasty, mosquito-borne virus in Alabama. 25076
June 26th, 2014
Holt residents speak out at Tuscaloosa County Commission meeting on growing landfill issue - Several Holt residents expressed concerns to the Tuscaloosa County Commission on Wednesday over the possible increase of traffic, noise, dust and windblown litter if the Eagle Bluff landfill is allowed to triple its daily intake of debris. Residents living on 12th Street Northeast — the only entrance to the landfill — are worried for their health and safety. 25075
June 26th, 2014
Warrant: Man returned to hot SUV with son inside - ATLANTA | The investigation of a toddler's death in a hot SUV in Georgia hinges on a key question: Was the boy the victim of a horrific accident after his father simply forgot to take him to day care, or did the man know the child was inside when he left him strapped in for seven hours? 25074
June 25th, 2014
Sen. Thad Cochran wins Mississippi runoff against tea party opponent - WASHINGTON | In a remarkable political turnaround, six-term Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi edged out tea party-backed challenger Chris McDaniel Tuesday night in a bruising, costly Republican runoff that pitted Washington clout against insistence on conservative purity. 25073
June 25th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Council advances parkway project - Tuscaloosa City Council members on Tuesday voted to sell one parcel of land in Vance and move forward with the purchase of seven others to facilitate the Alberta Parkway project. 25072
June 25th, 2014
Tuscaloosa City Schools system wants to add technology coaches - The Tuscaloosa City School System’s administration is seeking to add seven newly created positions to the central office that officials say are vital to the success of the system’s expanding technology initiatives. 25071
June 25th, 2014
Free HIV/AIDS tests to be offered Thursday and Friday in Tuscaloosa - Free HIV/AIDS tests will be available from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Thursday and Friday at the Maude L. Whatley Center, 2731 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 25070
June 24th, 2014
VFW in Cottondale to host Fourth of July barbecue - The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6022 will host a barbecue fundraiser and open house on the Fourth of July at the post’s home, 7001 University Blvd. E., Cottondale. 25069
June 24th, 2014
Tuscaloosa Public Library now offering streaming videos - Streaming video is now available through the Tuscaloosa Public Library’s website. 25068
June 24th, 2014
AT&T upgrades cell service in Greene, Pickens counties - 25067
June 24th, 2014
Stillman College to announce new president this week - Stillman College is expected to announce its next president Thursday following a search this spring to replace former President Ernest McNealey, who resigned in late 2013. 25066
June 24th, 2014
Tuscaloosa police: Residents, businesses reporting scam involving prepaid credit cards - Several Tuscaloosa residents have reported phone calls in recent weeks from scammers demanding money and asking for payment via a Green Dot prepaid credit card, said Tuscaloosa Police Sgt. Brent Blankley. 25065
June 24th, 2014
Former Alabama football star John Croyle to have book-signing Saturday in Tuscaloosa - Former Alabama All-American defensive end John Croyle has written a parenting book giving tips on how parents can raise their girls to become godly women. He will have a book signing for “Raising a Princess: Eight Essential Virtues to Teach Your Daughter” on Saturday in Tuscaloosa. 25064
June 24th, 2014
Puppies, humans attend 'kindergarten' in Northport - Young dogs and their humans attended Puppy Kindergarten at the Northport Community Center on Tuesday. 25063
June 24th, 2014
Ala. labor chief exiting after serving 2 governors - MONTGOMERY | Alabama Labor Commissioner Tom Surtees is stepping down after a decade of leading major state agencies for two governors. 25062
June 24th, 2014
'Don't Hit Send' -- Gordo students launch campaign to stop distracted driving - Morgan Sanders remembers seeing an 18-wheeler coming at her from the passenger seat and then everything going dark. She spent six days in the hospital drifting in and out of consciousness. She had a broken pelvis and a fractured tailbone. She had to learn to walk again. 25061
June 24th, 2014
Tuscaloosa Fire and Rescue Service Chief Alan Martin wins two top honors - Tuscaloosa Fire and Rescue Service Chief Alan Martin has been recognized as an innovative and highly regarded leader within the fire service. 25060
June 24th, 2014
Montgomery police chief says he was forced to retire; mayor lists concerns that led to ouster - MONTGOMERY | Montgomery’s police chief and mayor sparred during an unusual joint appearance Monday, with the chief saying he was being forced into retirement and the mayor laying out concerns that led to the ouster. 25059
June 24th, 2014
Pickens County Medical Center ending hospitalist program; physicians may have to spend more time treating patients in hospital - Pickens County Medical Center will soon end its hospitalist program, so primary care physicians in Pickens County may have to spend more time treating patients in the hospital. 25058
June 24th, 2014
'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' campaign targets holiday motorists - The “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign is in full swing in West Alabama, with checkpoints and increased law enforcement patrols. 25057
June 24th, 2014
Changes to relieve traffic begin at Rock Quarry - Construction efforts are underway to alleviate traffic congestion at Rock Quarry elementary and middle schools while students are on summer break. 25056
June 23rd, 2014
Tuscaloosa County schools get new safety measure - Starting this upcoming school year, adults who volunteer at any school or for any activity in the Tuscaloosa County School System will have to undergo a background check. 25055
June 23rd, 2014
Woman pleads guilty to murder - One of four people charged in the death of a Shelton State Community College student last year has pleaded guilty. 25054
June 23rd, 2014
Part of Springhill Drive to be closed Tuesday through Friday - The area between 3905 and 3934 Springhill Drive will be closed to traffic from 6:30 a.m. Tuesday to 3:30 p.m. Friday. 25053
June 23rd, 2014
Oprah Winfrey joins 'Selma' cast at city's town hall meeting - SELMA | At first there was applause, then cheers. By the time Oprah Winfrey walked on stage at Selma High School, the crowd erupted in jubilation. 25052
June 23rd, 2014
USA fans pack local restaurants, bars to watch World Cup game - More than 250 people packed into Buffalo Wild Wings on Sunday night waving flags, wearing USA hats and red, white and blue to cheer on the USA against Portugal in the World Cup. 25051
June 22nd, 2014
Longtime broadcast journalist dies at 82; Birmingham anchorman's career spanned 30 years - Joe Langston, an award-winning Birmingham television journalist whose career spanned more than 30 years, died Friday at the age of 82. 25050
June 22nd, 2014
Stillman's Accelerated Scholars program helps with transition from high school to college - Yazmine Green and Connor Eggleton came to the Stillman College campus this summer looking for a head start to college. “I thought it would be good to prepare me mentally for college,” Eggleton said. The two are part of an inaugural class of students in Stillman’s Accelerated Scholars program, a summer bridge program launched this year to help students transition from high school to the college classroom. 25049
June 22nd, 2014
10-year-old shot in apparent road rage incident in Louisiana; New Orleans man arrested - KENNER, La. | A New Orleans man was arrested Saturday after a road rage incident in which police said he shot into a pickup truck and hit a 10-year-old boy. 25048
June 22nd, 2014
Pig the dog, a pup with a rare condition, adored by public - ALABASTER | It’s impossible not to stare at Kim Dillenbeck’s dog, Pig. Born in Atlanta with severe deformities and adopted by the Alabama woman, the 8-month-old mutt has gangly legs, a shortened body and no neck. 25047
June 22nd, 2014
LOOKING BACK: June 23 - 50 years ago this week: A hearing on a petition filed by leaders of a black group asking the federal court to prevent all Tuscaloosa city officials from interfering with “peaceful demonstrations and picketing” was recessed until the following week. 25046
June 22nd, 2014
Holt landfill operator seeks to triple capacity - The owners of a construction and demolition landfill in Holt are seeking approval from the Tuscaloosa County Commission to triple the amount of debris that can be brought in each day. 25045
June 22nd, 2014
Northport cools to idea of its own school system - Northport City Council members say they have no plans to proceed with a proposal to form a Northport school system separate from the Tuscaloosa County School System. 25044
June 22nd, 2014
COLLEGE NEWS: June 22 - Shelton State Community College: Bozeman High School senior Alisa Braun from Bozeman, Mont., won the Student Readiness Award. St. Louis Park High School in St. Louis, Minn., won the College and Career Transition Award. Bodine Electric Co. of Peosta, Iowa, won the Workplace Success Award. 25043
June 21st, 2014
MILITARY NEWS: June 22 - Navy Seaman Recruit Matthew K. Shirley, son of Darron H. and Jennifer A. Shirley of Gordo, recently completed Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. Shirley is a 2013 graduate of Gordo High School. 25042
June 21st, 2014
SCHOOL NEWS: June 22 - General election results for Alabama Girls State: Governor: Win Woodson; lieutenant governor: Mikaela Matela; attorney general: Jessica Tolbert; state auditor: Priscilla Sprinkle; secretary of state: Tallie Schaffer; state treasurer: Alana Janssen; commissioner of agriculture: Leanna Fitzgerald; public service commission president: Kolby McKenzie; public service commission place 1: Morgan Freese; public service commission place 2: Rebecca Percy; supreme court chief justice: Laurie Vanstone. 25041
June 21st, 2014
County students get online option - Starting this fall, middle and high school students in the Tuscaloosa County School System will be able to take classes online. 25040
June 21st, 2014
Nonprofit plans fundraiser for disabled kids - Parents say the Sprayberry Education Center needs repairs and that the playground is barely wheelchair-accessible. 25039
June 21st, 2014
Street to be closed for drain pipe replacement - The Tuscaloosa Department of Transportation will close James I. Harrison Jr. Parkway between McFarland Boulevard and Hargrove Road from 6:30 a.m.-4 p.m. on Monday. 25038
June 21st, 2014
LEND A HAND: Rotary Club to award grants to seven charitable groups - The Tuscaloosa Morning Rotary Club will divide more than $14,000 in grants among seven local charities during a 7 a.m. breakfast Thursday at Indian Hills Country Club. 25037
June 21st, 2014
University of Alabama company in next round of Launchpad Start-up Competition - A Tuscaloosa startup company, 2B-Electronic, is among 10 companies from across the state that were selected last week to compete for money to get their businesses off the ground. 25036
June 21st, 2014
Dickey's chief to sign cookbooks today - Roland Dickey, head of Dallas-based Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, will sign and give away 50 free cookbooks from noon to 2 p.m. today at the Dickey’s Barbecue at 13544 U.S. Highway 43 N., Northport. 25035
June 21st, 2014
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