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Orlando Rosu
Orlando Rosu

Samford Student Sinks Half-Court Hoops Shot to Win $1,000 Tuition

Samford University student Hogan Whitmore has been to a great deal of NASCAR races at Talladega Superspeedway with his Sigma Nu fraternity brothers. As part of a partnership with Samford, NASCAR’s biggest track awarded the senior for making a “mammoth” shot during the men’s basketball game against Chattanooga.

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John Roman
John Roman

Bessemer Police Guarding Abandoned Memorial Mound After Bloggers Expose Shocking Neglect and Decay [NSFW VIDEO]

The entrances to Bessemer's Memorial Mound have been sealed off by police after videos and photos exposing the shocking condition of the abandoned burial facility went viral. Ransacked caskets, exposed remains, and abhorrent neglect and decay have forced police to heavily guard Memorial Mound as they attempt to find who is responsible for this unbelievable tragedy.

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Category: Local News, Videos
Stacy McCants
Stacy McCants

Tuscaloosa Tourism & Sports Calls for Artists for Druid City Arts Festival

Tuscaloosa Tourism & Sports is calling for artists to participate in the 6th Annual Druid City Arts Festival presented by Cadence Bank. The free festival will be held at Government Plaza from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 11, 2015.

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Category: Local News
Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau via Getty Images
Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau via Getty Images

Tuscaloosa Regional Air Show To Hold Operation Inspiration Art Contest

The City of Tuscaloosa will hold an art contest in honor of the 2015 Tuscaloosa Regional Air Show presented by Pepsi.

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Brendon Thorne/Getty Images
Brendon Thorne/Getty Images

Tuscaloosa to Host the Ninth Annual Mayor’s Cup 5K on Saturday, April 25th

For the 9th year running, the City of Tuscaloosa will host the Mayor’s Cup 5K presented by Mercedes-Benz U.S. International on Saturday morning April 25th in Government Plaza.

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Category: Local News
The Locker Room
The Locker Room

The Locker Room is Being Forced Off The Strip to Make Room For a CVS [POLL]

The Locker Room, the oldest business in operation on The Strip, is being forced to move to make way for a drug store chain. 

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Category: Local News, Polls
Lance Holloway
Lance Holloway

‘The Wait Is Over’ for Tuscaloosa’s Own Deontay Wilder This Saturday [VIDEO]

This Saturday in Vegas, Tuscaloosa's Deontay Wilder has his shot at being the new WBC Heavyweight Champion with a win over current title holder Bermane Stiverne.

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Category: Local News, Sports, Videos
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Insane Inflatable 5K is Coming to Tuscaloosa, Register Now and Save

You've never seen anything like this, the most wild, amazing and totally insane obstacle run in the world! The Insane Inflatable 5K is coming to Tuscaloosa this spring! Secure your spot now and save!

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Lance Holloway
Lance Holloway

Deontay Wilder’s Send-off Party Tonight

The World Boxing Council Heavyweight belt will be on the line when current champ Bermane Stiverne defends his belt against Tuscaloosa’s own Deontay Wilder!

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Category: Local News, Sports
Brian Jackson
Brian Jackson

Gun Shots outside Bama Lanes Leaves Two Injured

A late night fight outside the Bama Lanes bowling alley on 15th Street in Tuscaloosa leads to a couple of gun shot victims.

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Category: Articles, Local News

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