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This Squirrel Outside My Window Has A Customer Service Complaint

Keeping the bird feeders around my house and windows stocked with sunflower seeds creates lots of happy birds and squirrels who sometimes forget the rules.

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Vote On The Name For Stevie’s Amazing Alabama Houseboat

After dozens of creative submissions to help name Madison & Shepherd's friend Stevie name his Alabama houseboat, the list has been whittled and now it's time to vote.

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Alabama Houseboat Needs Amazing Name

A longtime Madison & Shepherd listener reached out for help naming his Alabama-themed houseboat.

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Tuscaloosa Tornado Survivor Describes Being Inside The Funnel Cloud

University of Alabama student Randy Robbins was in the direct path of the tornado and was among the walking injured who made their way to DCH Regional Hospital.

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Notice Anything Unusual About This Clock?

This clock has hung on my wall for close to a year and I never noticed one particularly unusual quirk.

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Do You Save 2 Dollar Bills?

Yesterday, I got a two dollar bill in some change from a convenience store. This is the first time this has happened. The reason it was unique to me is because I have never spent a 2 dollar bill. I have no idea why  parents saved a few bills and my wife has a couple too. Do you save them?

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How To Train A Crow

Several months ago, a murder of crows began appearing in the treetops above my ducks to enjoy a daily breakfast buffet of duck eggs.

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DD Hamric Provides Updates From Pickens Co. After EF2 Tornado

DD Hamric called into Madison & Shepherd this morning to provide insight from the those affected by the EF2 tornado that touched down in the Carrollton and Aliceville communities.

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Did Kimberly Madison See Her Shadow?

Punxsutawney Phil did not see his shadow! Bring on Spring! We ran out of stuff to do and decided to see if Kimberly would see hers.

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Just How Good Are Chicken Minis From Chic-Fil-A?

At 95.3 The Bear, It's no secret that we all love Chick-Fil-A. Kimberly and I got excited this morning when we heard an all page over the intercom system. Sales Manager Julie very happily broadcast " There's Chick-Fil-A Minis and Coffee in the conference room!"  Things got crazy.

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