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Friday, November 17th, 2017

By Charles Morgan III

Aside from his personal behavior, Folsom was my kind of governor. He once said, “Negroes constitute 35 percent of our population in Alabama. Are they getting 35 percent of the fair share of living? Are they getting adequate medical care?” He decried the “stirring of old hatred and prejudices and false alarms..."
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Monday, November 6th, 2017

Plus - MyBrothaVan, The Church, Courtney Barnett + Kurt Vile

The Church’s outspoken lead singer begrudges the band’s ‘80s hit single “Under the Milky Way.” As the story goes, he fears the song’s universal popularity and longevity overshadows the band’s capabilities. But for many of us, that song is why we continue to follow the band down through the years...
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Saturday, November 18th, 2017

"Our Community Is Just Incredible!"

Armed with his guitar and an easy, comforting voice, Hall was the perfect antidote to a 40-hour week. The set consisted mostly of Hall’s own creations sprinkled with a few covers. His music was pitched well to the audience. The selections were easy to listen to, and they asked little from the crowd...
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Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Plus - Your Thoughts and Comments, 30A Fest, Chef Gio Back on Hell's Kitchen

The traditional pardoned turkey on the White House lawn wasn’t cutting it. And who can even guess what Trump will do this year? He may just tell the kitchen staff to heat up the deep fryer. (By the way, Roy Moore, I think your invitation to Thanksgiving dinner at the White House got lost in the mail...)
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Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Dannica Lowery on the Duo's Recent Trip to Nashville and More

If you are lucky enough to know Lowery on a personal level, she is quick to smile, honest, and always aims to be the best version of herself. But during the vocal scare, she took to Facebook and let everyone in a bit more...
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Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Congrats Francisco Adaro, Julia Vanover, et al.

The CAA and Howard Hospitality invited area visual artists to submit 2D works to be displayed throughout the Hyatt Place’s construction phase as part of the CAA’s Art in Public Spaces program...
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Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Bruce Collier on The Parson's Son in FWB

My plan was to eat lunch solo, then take home dinner for my family. The house caters to working people with limited lunch time, offering handy to-go meal options as well as catering services. They also offer a discount to military, law enforcement and first responder personnel...