’It’s such a blessing’: Family of 7 gets Christmas assistance through Montgomery program

This year the Brown family is an applicant for the Christmas Clearinghouse program through HandsOn River Region.

  US colleges mull new virus protocols for students’ return

The coronavirus presented huge challenges for the fall semester for U.S. colleges that opened the academic year with in-person learning, including some that took a battering from outbreaks.
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Couple finds walls of whisky in new home

They found bottles of Scotch whisky hidden in the walls and floorboards during renovations of their New York home.

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Man will attend his 61st Iron Bowl

Mayor Reed hands out Thanksgiving meals

  NFL family gives out free Thanksgiving meals in Montgomery

Alabama Head Football Coach Nick Saban tests positive for COVID-19, will probably miss Iron Bowl

  Families make last-minute preparations for Thanksgiving

During the COVID-19 pandemic, health experts are urging Americans to keep gatherings as small as possible. And while some people are choosing to travel, others are preparing small meals at home.
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Black Friday offers beacon of hope to struggling stores

Most retailers have changed how they operate during Black Friday this year.

Suspects sought in multiple business burglaries

Iron Bowl business opinions vary this year in Tuscaloosa

  Historic church’s first family wins Families of the Year Award

Montgomery Co. Health Department to host free drive-up flu vaccine clinics next month

Montgomery Co. Health Department to offer 2 drive-up COVID-19 testing clinics next week

  Judge reduces former Ala. House speaker’s sentence by half

  Appellate court to review former Montgomery officer’s manslaughter conviction

Alabama adds 2,639 new COVID-19 cases Thursday

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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade takes flight in virus times

Instead of the usual path through Manhattan, this year’s parade was kept to the area in front of Macy’s flagship store and aimed at a television audience instead of live crowds.

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Man will attend his 61st Iron Bowl

Nix comfortable heading into 2nd career Iron Bowl

Auburn's Bo Nix is looking to lead the Tigers past rival Alabama for the second straight season.

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Montgomery home heavily damaged in Tuesday night fire

Pedestrian struck and killed in Montgomery Saturday

Missing child alert for Tallapoosa County teen canceled

Troy men’s basketball season opener against Middle Georgia State canceled

Former Alabama player, Hendrick pit crew team member killed with wife in crash

Rowdy Harrell died in an automobile crash during his honeymoon in Florida. His wife Blakley was also killed.
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Holiday nostalgia could boost mental health amid COVID-19

Celebrating the holidays this year could be a much-needed mental health boost, even if they don't look much like the celebrations of the past.

2 of 3 victims identified in Troy Highway fatal crash

Millions of Americans to travel for Thanksgiving despite warnings

Man shot in Montgomery Tuesday night

  Tallassee residents confront City Council over proposed prison location