Monthly Archives: May 2022

Ceremony at Alabama Poppy Project honors fallen veterans

PRATTVILLE, Ala. (WSFA) – As the sun went down on Memorial Day, residents of Prattville gathered for a special ceremony to remember those who lost the war. “It’s so important to us. It’s our responsibility to keep their memory alive,” said Julianne Hansen, founder of Alabama Poppy Project. there deliberately …

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What are the keys to Texas football having a successful season?

Steve Sarkisian and Texas are looking to bounce back from a hellish 2021 season. The Longhorns suffered a historic slump against Oklahoma, which then led to a historic six-game losing streak. Sarkisian and his team have focused on revamping the roster this offseason, as there has been significant turnover with …

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Thoughts on Kickoff Time in Austin

When it was announced that the Alabama football game at Texas on September 10 would start at 11 a.m. on Fox, there were no announcements of appreciation from anywhere. The reason is obvious. Early season games are played in warm weather, and Texas is about as warm as it …

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National Park Service grants to boost Auburn University research projects

Researchers from the College of Architecture, Design, and Construction (CADC) and the College of Liberal Arts at Auburn University recently received grants from the National Park Service (NPS) to continue their documentation and preservation efforts of civil rights and African-American history. A team of CADC faculty, including Gorham Bird, Junshan …

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama 2020

Known for its hospitality, beautiful Gulf Coast beaches, and obsession with college football, Alabama is a state filled with Southern charm and plenty of exciting places to visit. A city with a ring to its name, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, located in west-central Alabama along the Fall Line right on the Black …

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NRA money in Alabama: $394,000 spent on federal races; Shelby, biggest beneficiary of the gun lobby

The National Rifle Organization has spent nearly $400,000 on federal elections in Alabama since 1989, with the majority of those funds used to benefit U.S. Senator Richard Shelby, according to campaign finance data compiled by OpenSecrets. Of the more than $396,000 the NRA has spent in the state on federal …

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Auburn’s Bryan Harsin among other varsity coaches in town for 28th annual L’Arche football preview

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) – Some of the biggest names in college football come to Mobile for L’Arche’s 28th Annual Football Preview and FOX10 News spoke with many of them. David Morris, founder of QB Country, said: “Just amazing football talent here. I think there were three guys taken in the …

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Vestavia Hills man must pay $12m and serve 15 years of father-son fraud that funded lavish lifestyle

A Vestavia Hills man has been jailed in federal prison and ordered to pay nearly $12 million in restitution after authorities said he and his father carried out a bank fraud scheme used to fund a style of lavish life. Christopher A. Montalbano, 38, and his father, Gus Montalbano, 77, …

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New Bedford City Council votes against mayor’s health care plan

When New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell delivered his state of the city address last month, he mentioned renegotiating what the city pays for employee health care as one of his priorities. cost reduction. When he presented his $471 million budget to New Bedford City Council last week, he again insisted …

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Alabama Governor Kay Ivey (R) avoids runoff, defeating eight Republican primary challengers – Ballotpedia News

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey (R) avoids a runoff, beating eight challengers in the Republican primary Incumbent Kay Ivey (R) defeated eight Republican primary candidates for governor of Alabama on May 24, 2022. She led the field with 55% of the vote, followed by Lynda Blanchard (R) at 19% and Tim …

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Panthers could still sign Cam Newton for 2022

One of the best former Auburn Tigers in the NFL is still looking for his next stop. Cam Newton returned to the team that drafted him No. 1 overall after a brief stint with the New England Patriots. However, Newton is currently a free agent and there hasn’t been much …

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Alabama’s Nick Saban accuses Jimbo Fisher, Texas A&M of buying players

Nick Saban (left) and Jimbo FisherPicture: Getty Images The Nick Saban-Jimbo Fisher feud is a microcosm of the two schools of thought in college football right now. Texas A&M beat Alabama for the nation’s top recruiting class this year and one coach, Saban, wasn’t too happy, saying, “A&M bought every …

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Bradyn Joiner impresses at spring game

Auburn fans have become familiar with 2023 offensive lineman Bradyn Joiner. A lot of that is because he’s committed to the Tigers, and another reason is because of his recruiting pitches on Twitter. Joiner did his best to hit some of the Tigers’ top targets in the Plains. Like many …

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Head to head analysis: Southern States Bancshares (SSBK) and its rivals

Southern States Bancshares (NASDAQ: SSBK – Get Rating) is one of 315 public companies in the “state commercial banking” sector, but how does it stack up against its competitors? We will compare Southern States Bancshares to related companies based on its risk strength, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations …

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Talbot’s Lakeville distribution center will close in November

The Talbot distribution center located in Lakeville will permanently close in November. On May 13, the company notified the state of the impending layoff of 277 people as a result of the shutdown. The plan is to close the distribution center in three phases, beginning July 29 and ending November …

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Auburn starts strong, opens NCAA championship in top five

History links SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – There would be no slow start for Auburn women’s golf at the NCAA Championship this year. The Tigers started with a 296 (+8) on Friday, a solid first-round score that puts them tied for fourth after one day. ‘A respectable start,’ Auburn …

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7digital will live stream the Hangout Music Festival in Alabama

Digital music solution provider 7digital has expanded its partnership with AEG Presents to exclusively live stream this year’s Hangout Music Festival in Alabama, USA. 7digital said on Friday that it will broadcast the Hangout Music Festival worldwide, which is expected to take place this weekend and noted that in addition …

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A man swings a machete at passing cars in Toms River, NJ

A Toms River police officer is credited with avoiding resolving a situation that could have escalated into the use of deadly force. On Monday, a police patrol came across a man waving a machete and yelling at motorists near the intersection of Brookside Drive and Route 37 just after 7:30 …

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Former Alabama sheriff pleads not guilty to federal charges

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) – A former Alabama sheriff who resigned last year rather than face an impeachment inquiry said he was innocent of federal charges of using improper loans to pay debts. personal expenses, including gambling debts. Former Clarke County Sheriff William Ray Norris pleaded not guilty to charges of …

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No. 18 Auburn ends regular season at Kentucky

History links AUBURN, Alabama – No. 18 Auburn (36-16, 15-11 SEC) wrapped up his regular-season slate with a three-game streak at Kentucky (28-23, 10-17 SEC) from Thursday through Saturday. First pitches at Kentucky Proud Park are scheduled for Thursday and Friday at 5:30 p.m. CT and …

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The Fed Will Raise Rates Until Inflation Comes Down: 3 Banks to Watch – May 18, 2022

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has indicated that the central bank will continue to raise interest rates until inflation is brought under control. At a Wall Street Journal event yesterday, he promised the Fed would keep pushing and could raise rates as high as needed to curb soaring inflation. He …

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Alabama wants $5.7 million in fraudulent virtual school payments reimbursed by defendants

Do you want more information on national education? Join the Alabama Education Lab for free each week newsletter, Ed Chat. Alabama Department of Education wants defendants convicted in virtual school scheme to repay $5.7 million in state payments to private school students fraudulently enrolled as public school students. Lawyers for …

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Ryan Zinke gets an endorsement from former President Donald Trump

1st District congressional candidate Ryan Zinke introduced former United States President Donald Trump to endorse him late Monday night. “I remember when President Trump was president, we had two dollars worth of gas, the border was secure, and he was fighting the swamp,” Zinke began. “There is no better defender …

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Auburn DC Jeff Schmedding provides update on Owen Pappoe and Zion Puckett

Auburn defensive coordinator Jeff Schmedding said he’s confident linebacker Owen Pappoe and defensive back Zion Puckett will be ready to participate when the Tigers meet on the Plains in two weeks for practices. Pappoe and Puckett will begin preparation without a hitch for the season opener against Mercer on Sept. …

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Former Alabama sheriff indicted by federal grand jury for allegedly gambling with loan money meant for prison food

A former Alabama sheriff who resigned last year after impeachment proceedings were launched against him now faces federal charges after being indicted by a grand jury for allegedly lying on loan applications. William “Ray” Norris, the former Clarke County sheriff, reportedly applied for four loans from two Alabama banks worth …

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Spadea’s Small Business Monday – Your Local Favorites

Every Monday we celebrate New Jersey’s small businesses. Small businesses are the backbone of our economy with nearly one million people working, or half of the workers in the Garden State. For years, New Jersey has ranked lowest for business climate with last year moving up a good last spot. …

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A cafe in Auburn to hire people with special needs

AUBURN, Ala. Bitty and Beau’s cafe will open in Auburn in July and is looking to hire 25 employees. The North Carolina-based company proudly employs people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. “I honestly cried when I read we had a place like this,” said Katie Grizzle, the mother of an …

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Razorbacks once again meet the challenge, complete SEC Triple Crown

Oxford, miss. –Arkansas rose to the challenge presented by Alabama to secure the SEC Outdoor Championship tag team title by six points, 120-114, Saturday at the Ole Miss Track & Field Complex. Razorback’s win earned the team a second straight SEC Triple Crown after winning championship titles in cross country …

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Alabama’s First Bitcoin Mining Comes to GulfQuest Maritime Museum in Mobile

First bitcoin mining in Alabama is scheduled to begin July 4 and will take place in front of a 7-year-old museum in downtown Mobile. Distributed Ledger Inc., under an agreement with the City of Mobile and in partnership with the GulfQuest Maritime Museum Board of Trustees, plans to take a …

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Harper Lee’s Iconic Book ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Lives In Rural Alabama Thanks To The Production Of A Spring Play

Body of the article At the end of a stretch of winding, winding country roads in rural central Alabama is a plaza similar to those found in countless other small towns in America. Except it’s not just any other square. It is the place where legendary Alabama scribe Nelle Harper …

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Consumer Affairs Consent Order Causes Concern Over Bank Garnishment Practices

On May 4, 2022, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a consent order regarding Bank of America’s garnishment practices whereby Bank of America agreed to: repay at least $592,000 to its clients for improperly assessed garnishment fees; Pay a civil fine of $10 million; and Submit a compliance plan to …

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Comparison between Republic First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FRBK) and FB Financial (NYSE:FBK)

FB Financial (NYSE:FBK – Get Rating) and Republic First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FRBK – Get Rating) are both small cap finance companies, but which company is better? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation and profitability. Analyst Notes This …

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Kemper County Sheriff Discusses Corrections Officer Arrest

KEMPER COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) – The Kemper County Sheriff’s Office recently arrested a correctional officer involved in bringing contraband into the jail. “Somewhere around 22 or 23 were arrested or fired for a number of inmate-related reasons,” Kemper County Sheriff James Moore talks about how many correctional officers he breaks …

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Fast start leads No. 20 Auburn to 11-4 win at Troy

History links Next game: Alabama 05/13/2022 | 7:30 p.m. SEC Network May. 13 (Fri) / 7:30 p.m. Alabama Story TROY, Alabama – No. 20 Auburn took an early lead and never looked back in an 11-4 win at …

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Trisciani adds two to his coaching staff

Tim Cowie/Tim Cowie Photography Soccer 10/05/2022 10:53:00 by Jason Knavel, AD Associate for Strategic Communications History links Elon, NC – Elon University Head Football Coach Tony Trisciani announced the hiring of Nate Harris …

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Prison officer who fled with prisoner dies in hospital

In today’s fast paced and technology driven world, we have become very dependent on many different devices such as cell phones, laptops, smart watches, etc. The apps (or “apps” as we like to call them) inside these gadgets are where we find ourselves lingering and skipping consciously or unconsciously. These …

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Escaped inmate from Alabama, guard in custody in Indiana

By Theresa Waldrop and Christina Maxouris | CNN [Breaking news update, published at 6:05 p.m. ET] Alabama fugitive Casey White and corrections officer Vicky White are in custody and she is hospitalized for injuries sustained during a chase, authorities said at 6 p.m. ET Monday. They were arrested after a …

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Bo Nix Oregon’s Register-Guard Tabs from QB

Former Auburn football QB Bo Nix looks like the No. 1 option in Oregon’s QB room in 2022, and another sign points to the Ducks, handing him the reins of offense this upcoming season on day 1. The Register-Guard, the local newspaper published in Eugene, Oregon, predicted Nix would be …

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Texas Longhorns Football: Evaluating Tight Ends

Fourth in a position-by-position series on the 2022 Texas Longhorns after spring training. who is back: Juan Davis, second year; Gunnar Helm, sophomore; Brayden Liebrock, junior; Ja’Tavion Sanders, second year. Who has left: Cade Brewer, Jared Wiley. Signatories 2022: Jahleel Billingsley (Alabama transfer). What to expect: Ever since coach Steve …

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Alabama high school students must complete FAFSA before graduating

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Hundreds of high school students will close a chapter and start a new one as they walk across the stage to receive their diploma. Woman Who Helped Murderer Escape Kansas Jail Sympathizes With Alabama Jailor Vicky White Before getting ready for their new journey, they will …

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Art Class Adds Massive Farm Mural to Alabama Museum | Alabama News

By TIM NAIL, Opelika-Auburn News OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) – Thanks to Auburn art students, the Opelika Museum of East Alabama now bears a second mural acknowledging the area’s rich history and agricultural contributions. A class of 13 students and three hired artists painted the mural as part of a semester-long …

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Auburn assistant coach reignites 2004 debate with Tigers and USC

The 2004 college football national title will go down as one of the biggest controversies in the sport, at least if you hear from Auburn insiders and SEC apologists. The USC Trojans won the title, the one they claimed by dismantling the Oklahoma Sooners by a score of 55-19. But, …

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How much does ‘Don’t Say Gay’ cost? – The Suffolk News-Herald

By DJ McGuire Guest columnist To date, Virginia has managed to avoid the last mess of the culture war. Call it the Battle of Don’t Say Gay, if you will. Florida and Alabama are going all-in, making it unlikely that the Commonwealth will stay out for good, especially once our …

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In downtown Colorado Springs, on guard | Previews | Way of life

An old man named James pulls up outside an Ent credit union in downtown Colorado Springs. He staggers, struggles, his face bloody and bandaged. The guard springs into action. “Let me help you out there,” Eddie Trimuel said, lending a hand on that blustery morning. James explains that it was …

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Pearl praises Smith, says Auburn basketball ‘recharging’

AUBURN, Alabama–Bruce Pearl said there were several good candidates when Auburn’s basketball coaching staff decided who would be selected for the 2021-22 team-honoring awards, but noted that the Tiger chosen for the team’s honor most valuable player is the one who stands out from everyone else in Pearl. decades …

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Execution of a Missouri man Just the 5th in the United States this year | Alabama News

By JIM SALTER, Associated Press A Missouri man who killed a couple during a robbery in their rural home more than a quarter century ago was put to death on Tuesday, becoming the fifth person executed in the United States this year. Carman Deck, 56, died by injection at Bonne …

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River Edge, NJ, woman charged with murder of 3-month-old baby

RIVER EDGE – A 32-year-old borough woman has been charged with murder, stemming from the recent death of a newborn baby. Sun Min Grace Yoo Chan was arrested on Tuesday, Bergen County District Attorney Mark Musella said. In addition to murder, the married school counselor also faces second-degree charges of …

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Wiggins will remain in the Hogs rotation at Auburn

By: Matt Jones Posted: Monday May 2nd 2022 FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn said Monday that second-year pitcher Jaxon Wiggins will remain in the starting rotation for the Razorbacks’ third series at 18th-ranked Auburn. “If it goes well, so much the better, because we need him; if not, …

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Violent weekend in Trenton NJ – fatal shooting, stabbings in bar

TRENTON — Three people were shot in broad daylight, killing one of the victims, while another victim was stabbed in a bar during a violent weekend in the New Jersey capital. Mercer County District Attorney Angelo Onofri said the two men found with gunshot wounds on Randall Avenue and a …

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May 2: The manhunt continues for the fugitive from Alabama, an officer. Civilians are evacuated from the Mariupol steelworks.

☀ Good morning! Today is Monday, May 2, 2022. Here is an overview of your news across the country: 1️. Marine Intelligence Officer: Putin’s Nuclear Poses Latest Threat Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures during a meeting of the Council of Legislators of the Russian Federal Assembly at the Tauride Palace …

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Five questions we have about the Auburn Tigers after spring training

The second year of the Bryan Harsin era ended with a relatively modest spring game. Although Auburn fans‘ favorite talking point was on full display throughout spring training (the indecisive quarterback battle, of course), it didn’t seem like there were as many drama that there has been in recent years …

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Gospel Explosion to Feature National and Local Talent at Vicksburg Auditorium – The Vicksburg Post

National and local artists will help locals praise God and seize the opportunity to escape the worries of COVID-19 on June 4 during the Gospel Blast sponsored by Trinity Temple Baptist Church . The program begins at 6 p.m. at the Vicksburg Auditorium. The theme of the event is “In …

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