Dreamland Commendation

It's one of the most recognized name of ribs in Alabama, and Friday, Governor Riley extended a commendation to the iconic founder of Dreamland Barbeque, John "Big Daddy" Bishop.

Bishop's daughter accepted the award on behalf of her late father at the Department of Archives.

The Dreamland Barbeque Legend began in Tuscaloosa in the 1950s.

Now it's spread to 8 locations across the Southeast, including Montgomery still sticking to it's original recipies that made it famous.