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Strange Alabama- The Confederate White House

Located in Montgomery, Alabama, the First White House of the Confederacy is known for housing Jefferson Davis and his family during the first year of the Civil War.

The home was built between 1832 and 1835 by an ancestor of Zelda Fitzgerald named William Sayre

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Morning Minute: October 21, 2014

October 21, 2014
WEATHER:  Sunny. 79/48

LOCAL:  The Crimson White writer urges students to remember they're visitors.

STATE: Alabama House Speaker, Mike Hubbard (R), arrested on 23 felony co

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Watch as TownScare’s Malice in Otherworld Scares Visitors [VIDEO]

TownScare's newest haunted house, Malice in Otherworld, opened its doors at the beginning of October and have unleashed a number of loud screams in downtown Northport.

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Alan Jackson Announces 2015 Keepin’ It Country Tour

Alan Jackson has announced tour stops and dates for his 25th anniversary tour. The Keepin' It Country Tour will begin on January 8 in Fort Myers, Fla. and crisscross the country through May.

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Songwriter Paul Craft Dead at 76

Recent Nashville Songwriter Hall of Fame inductee Paul Craft died on Saturday (Oct. 18) following years of failing health. The famous tunesmith is known for hit songs recorded by Mark Chesnutt, Alison Krauss, the Eagles, Ray Stevens and Linda Ronstadt.

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Soundtrack to Be Released on Cassette Tape in November

As successful as 'Guardians of the Galaxy' was at the box-office (and, as the highest-grossing film of the year, it certainly was that), the film's iconic soundtrack was equally as successful. "Awesome Mix Vol. 1" spent two weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart and is currently the 10th largest selling album of 2014. You've been able to buy the digital album, the CD, vinyl and even a "Deluxe Edition," but so far, no actual cassette like the mix tape in the film. But, that's all about to change.

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See Lady Antebellum Perform ‘Bartender’ at the Grand Ole Opry [Exclusive Premiere]

It's always a party when Lady Antebellum are asked to play the iconic Grand Ole Opry circle. Recently, the trio stopped by to deliver their big hit 'Bartender.'

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You Think You Know George Strait?

George Strait was once told he wasn't country enough and kindly dismissed from a job. That's just one of the surprising things you'll learn in this episode of 'You Think You Know Country?'

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Reasons to be Excited About Bacon and Brewfest 2014

The first ever Bacon and Brewfest Presented by Greene Beverage in Tuscaloosa is coming up November 1st. I'm pretty fired up about this. What could be better than craft beer and bacon dishes?? I'm always checking the Bacon and Brewfest page for updates. You should too.

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Morning Minute: October 20, 2014

October 20, 2014
WEATHER:  Sunny. 79/46

LOCAL:  Northport woman wins $24,000 on 'Wheel of Fortune'.

STATE: Delays expected along I/20-59 between mile marker 76 and 100 beginning Monday 7:00 pm and Thursday 5:00 am.

NATIONAL: Crowd walks out

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