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17 Years Ago: Garth Brooks Named Artist of the Decade at the American Music Awards

On Jan. 17, 2000, Garth Brooks was named the Artist of the Decade at the American Music Awards.

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31 Years Ago: Reba McEntire Joins the Grand Ole Opry

On Jan. 17, 1986, Reba McEntire became a member of the Grand Ole Opry, as part of a televised special for the Opry's 60th anniversary.

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New Restaurant In Old Kozy’s Location

Get ready for THE CABARET, an American gourmet restaurant, opening in the old Kozy's location on Loop Road in Tuscaloosa.

Sanford Owens & Warren Thomas, a former Northport police officer, have had the dream for almost a decade...

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Win Tickets To The Ringling Brothers Circus In Birmingham

953 THE BEAR has your last chance to see the Ringling Bros circus. The greatest show on earth has announced it take down the bigtop forever...

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Collin Sexton Becomes Alabama’s First McDonald’s All-American Since 2012

Five-star Alabama signee Collin Sexton was named a McDonald's All-American on Sunday night, making him the first for the Crimson Tide in five years.

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Alabama Cheer Posts Two Second-Place Finishes at UCA Nationals

The University of Alabama all-girl and coed cheer squads both finished second at this weekend’s Universal Cheerleading Association national championship, marking the third consecutive year in which both groups posted top-three finishes...

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National Media Reacts to Alabama Hiring Greg Byrne as AD

The hiring of Greg Byrne took a lot of people by surprise on Monday, but the overwhelming response both locally and nationally is that Alabama got it right. 

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A Crimson Sky in Tuscaloosa, Storms Thursday

I told this photo Sunday night in Tuscaloosa and nights like this sure do make me think God is a Bama fan.  Heads up, look like severe weather threats coming on Thursday later this week...

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Tuscaloosa Half Marathon Returns for Its 5th Year in March

The 5th annual Tuscaloosa Half Marathon presented by CNL Financial is set for March 4, 2017.

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Willie Nelson Pens New Song Spoofing 2016 Election, Donald Trump

Willie Nelson's forthcoming new album will include a song about Donald Trump and the 2016 presidential election.

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