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Alabama Still Reeling From Disastrous Tornado Outbreak
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I Love You, Tuscaloosa: Remembering April 27, 2011 in the City of Champions

Six years have passed since April 27, 2011. As we commemorate the anniversary of that tragic date, I’d like to share something special with you–I hope these words can mean as much to you as they do to me. 

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Is Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox Considering Running for Alabama Governor?

Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox has been serving the Druid City since 2005, and now he may be considering a run for the Governor's Mansion.

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Facebook via Ernest & Hadley
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Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day at Ernest and Hadley Booksellers in Tuscaloosa

Saturday is Independent Booksellers Day, and you're invited to join the celebration at Tuscaloosa's own Ernest & Hadley Booksellers!

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CONCERT ANNOUNCEMENT: Clint Black Coming to Tuscaloosa

Big Spring Entertainment with 95.3 The Bear and Catfish 100.1 are proud to present Clint Black at the historic Bama Theatre on September 8th!

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Oktoberfest 2015 - General Features Day 1
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Tickets Still Available for Tuscaloosa Volksfest Saturday, April 22, 2017

Tuscaloosa Volksfest is going down this weekend. Tickets are going fast, but there's still time to buy yours!

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Avoid A-Day Traffic Gridlock with this Side Street Route

The only thing worse than McFarland Boulevard on a Saturday afternoon is McFarland Boulevard on a Game Day, and with a busy weekend in the City of Champions, you can expect even more delays on Tuscaloosa's biggest thoroughfare. If the thought of being trapped on McFarland is enough to send you in to convulsions, do what I do and avoid it at all costs. 

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General Views - Oktoberfest 2012
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Volksfest Returns to Government Plaza Saturday, April 22, 2017

Get ready for the biggest party in T-Town-- Tuscaloosa Volksfest is back, and it's going to be bigger and better than ever! Tuscaloosa's own German heritage festival returns for its second year of fun, food, and drinks Saturday, April 22, 2017.

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Clemson Quarterback Deshaun Watson Kicked Out of Innisfree This Weekend [VIDEO]

An weekend incident in a Tuscaloosa bar is making national headlines. Clemson Quarterback and Heisman Trophy finalist Deshaun Watson was in T-Town Friday and hit up Innisfree Friday--but he wasn't there for long before being asked to leave.

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Photo courtesy of Alabama Athletics
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Alabama Softball Weekend

Alabama fans are excited about Eli Gold calling softball this weekend in Ttown!  Alabama returns home for the first time in over a week to host 21st-ranked Arkansas for a three-game weekend series in Tuscaloosa...

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Captain RAY is the WAY!

Tuscaloosa has a new choice for radio traffic these days.  His name is Captain Ray, and he's heard daily on 95.3 The Bear!  Captain Ray cares about Ttown, LIVES in Ttown, ROLLS with the TIDE and is Tuscaloosa's most trusted traffic Captain...

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