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Tuscaloosa Half Marathon Named Alabama’s RRCA State Championship Race

In only its fourth year, the prestige of the Tuscaloosa Half Marathon continues a rapid rise, as evidenced by this latest honor from a well respected national running organization.

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Photo via Amie Pollard/YouTube
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Shelton State Bucs Cheerleaders Win 9th Consecutive National Championship [VIDEO]

Another celebration is on in Tuscaloosa, as Shelton State Community College Cheerleaders bring home their 9th consecutive national championship!

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Shane Spiller, president of Spiller Furniture & Mattress, accepts his award at the 2015 Alabama Retail Day Luncheon. (Photo courtesy of the
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3 Tuscaloosa Businesses Recognized as 2015 Alabama Retailers of the Year

Alabama's top retailers for 2015 were honored on Tuesday and three businesses with operations in Tuscaloosa made the list. 

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Alabama State Tourism Award Winners Announced

Thirteen state tourism industry awards will be presented Monday night at the Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism being held Aug. 2nd-4th.

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Category: Awards, Community
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Munch Madness 2015 Winner Announcement, Tuscaloosa’s Best Restaurant!

It all started with 64 restaurants, and after multiple rounds and many thousands of votes, we have a winner for Munch Madness 2015! The time has come to share the results on who has been voted 'Tuscaloosa's Best Restaurant!'

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Congratulations to Alabama Gymnastics on Wining 2015 SEC Championship

Champs again! The amazing success of Alabama Gymnastics keeps rolling with first year Coach Dana Duckworth and the Crimson Tide bringing home another Southeastern Conference title, the program's ninth!

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Journey Through Oscar History With This Gallery of All 86 Best Picture Winners

This Sunday’s Oscars will be the 87th annual Academy Awards. In nearly a century of honoring Hollywood’s best, the Academy has sometimes has made some bold choices, and some dumb choices. This gallery has them all; the complete history of nine decades of Best Picture winners in pictures. Some are classics, still watched to this day. A few are almost totally forgotten to history. (Cavalcade, anyone?) But they all won. Even Crash, somehow.

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Category: Awards, Movies, News
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‘Boyhood’ Wins the Golden Globe for Best Picture

It’s been one heck of a journey for Richard Linklater and his movie ‘Boyhood.’ Shooting on the film began over a dozen years ago; each and every year since, he and his cast and crew would reunited to add a new chapter to the story of Mason (Ellar Coltrane) and his family. Imagine the kind of dedication and commitment that sort of project takes. I had a hard time focusing for the 30 straight minutes it took to write this blog post.

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Alabama Beats Auburn and Hunger in 2014 Food Drive

The Crimson Tide continues to ROLL with the Beat Auburn Beat Hunger food drive! This now makes it 4 strong years in-a-row that UA has collected more than AU. Plus, a new milestone was achieved with over 300,000 pounds in collections!

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Monk’s CMA Predictions Were Half Right, Mostly Wrong

Each year, before the CMA Awards broadcast I like to make my predictions on who I want to win in a category and who I think will win. I did this yesterday and failed miserably! 

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