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It’s National Cheeseburger Day – My Favorites in Tuscaloosa

A hand crafted ground beef patty perfectly seared on a flaming hot grill. To me, one of the best things in this world! Until someone decided to add cheese and make it even better!

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Water Stations and Express Lanes Added to Bryant-Denny Stadium

As part of Alabama’s continuing effort to provide a comfortable venue for fans, nine watering stations have been added this week at Bryant-Denny Stadium; five on the mezzanine level and four in the upper deck.

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Jimmy Fallon is No Match for Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton’s Karaoke Skills

Jimmy Fallon may be a professional performer, but even the highly musical 'Tonight Show' host is no match for professional musician skills of 'The Voice' hosts Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton. The 'Tonight Show' host invited the pair on to the show last night for an epic lip sync battle, and things got ugly -- and quickly.

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Opry Star George Hamilton IV Dead at 77

George Hamilton IV, the International Ambassador of Country Music, died on Wednesday (Sept. 17) following a heart attack over the weekend. The 77-year-old will be remembered for his songs, his crossover from pop to country and for inspiring what fans know today as the CMA Music Festival.

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Tim McGraw Aims to Always ‘Push Himself Further’ as an Artist

Tim McGraw's 'Sundown Heaven Town' album was released Tuesday (Sept. 16), and the singer is pumped up about it, opening up to Taste of Country about the record and how he pushes himself as an artist.

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Eight Years Ago: Willie Nelson Busted for Drug Possession

Sept. 18 might be a day Willie Nelson would just as soon forget. It was on this day in 2006 that the singer was arrested for possession of marijuana and narcotic mushrooms while on the road in Louisiana.

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September’s Play Pink Events to Benefit DCH Breast Cancer Fund

The DCH Breast Cancer Fund supports DCH's ability to offer screenings and futher testing if needed to the uninsured and under-insured women of West Alabama. Play Pink is a series of events scheduled to support this effort.

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Morning Minute: September 18, 2014

September 18, 2014
WEATHER:  Mostly Sunny. 86/64

LOCAL: Tuscaloosa police charge Uber driver with possession of marijuana and drinking vodka while driving. 

STATE: 'Don't Tread On Me' to appear on Alabama tags.

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Tim McGraw Takes ‘Sundown Heaven Town’ to New York, Nashville [Exclusive Pictures]

Tim McGraw said he could only sing three songs for fans at an album celebration party in Franklin, Tenn. on Sunday night (Sept. 14) because he needed to save his voice for a busy week ahead. He wasn't kidding. By Wednesday, the singer had already conducted dozens of interviews. Taste of Country was on hand to collect photos from McGraw's packed media tour, and you can view them here!

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New Artist Nominees React to CMA Awards Nominations

The CMA Awards' New Artist of the Year nominees are speaking out about their nominations.

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