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The eyes of Texas are blind to Helen Keller

In an age and a place where preserving history - particularly the romantic notion of Confederate history - has become a battle cry, it seems pretty...

Campers get “The Helen Keller Experience”

TUSCUMBIA, Ala. — Helen Keller changed the world. She spent her life tearing down barriers for those with disabilities. Right now, a camp is underway...

Alabama entrepreneur chosen for Google program

A Daphne entrepreneur's plan to help the "accidental project managers" of the world has earned her an invitation to take part in an...

Deal day Thursday! You can get free pizza, queso and more today

In the world of made-up food holidays, Thursday is a three-fer. Sept. 20 is National Pepperoni Pizza Day, Free Queso Day.         

HudsonAlpha holds grand opening for Paul Propst Center

State officials made their way into The Rocket City to celebrate HudsonAlpha’s new building.  Today the biotechnology company held a ribbon-cutting...

Alabama's Dinosaur Adventure Land teaches that evolution is "dumbest religion in the history of the world"

"Some atheists and scoffers online hate me. That's OK. I'd be embarrassed if they didn't. I think they hated Jesus, didn't...

'We're not prepared': Political battle brewing in Baldwin County over planning

Some Democrats running in Baldwin County this year are questioning the commitment from county and city leaders toward planning for future growth and...

As Yom Kippur starts, a new Rabbi leads services at Temple B’nai Shalom

Jewish people around the world and in North Alabama are celebrating the start of a new year. The holiest day of the Jewish calendar, Yom Kippur,...

An Army Astronaut remembers a great career

It’s pretty straightforward, the career for retired Brigadier General Robert Stewart began when he flew gunships in Vietnam. “Because I always wanted...

'One City' mural coming to downtown Birmingham

A new mural designed to showcase unity in the city of Birmingham is coming to downtown. A new mural designed to showcase unity in the city of...

Airbus shows off Delta colors on A220, jet it will build in Alabama

It's a jet Boeing really didn't want the world to see, and one that Alabama can't wait to see more of: An Airbus A220-100 painted in...

Quilt commemorates century-old sacrifice of Talladega County soldier

James Leroy Disspain was killed 100 years ago today in World War I. His family hasn't forgotten. Watch video One hundred years after he...

Fly through history in a WWII B-17 bomber

Planes and flight technology have come a long way in the past 80 years. But some for some of the steel birds that carried Americans serving in World...

Contreversy over "Drag Queen Story Hour"

Protests and counter-protests in Mobile, Alabama over an event that sees drag queens -- men dressed as glamorous women -- reading stories to children...

Appeals court judges say Pensacola Cross must come down

Alabama and 13 other states have sided with Pensacola in the legal battle that could end up before the Supreme Court A panel of 11th Circuit federal...