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Why this Alabama town loves Pete the Cat

June 1st, 2023

Right in downtown Fort Payne is a set of bronze statues to honor country supergroup Alabama, who famously hails from the small northeast Alabama town. And right across the street from them is a huge mural of the town's other superstar, Pete the Cat.

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Anniston Receives Almost $75,000 from Alabama Civil Rights Preservation Projects

June 1st, 2023

The National Parks Service (NPS) awarded $21 million to 16 states from money Congress appropriated for the African American Civil Rights Grant Program through the Historic Preservation Fund. In Alabama $3.1 million in grants were awarded to six civil rights preservation projects in Alabama.

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Revitalization Of The Woodlawn Theatre

June 1st, 2023

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Actor is honored with star on her 'home base'

May 24th, 2023

Sandra Ellis Lafferty said Friday’s ceremony to reveal a "star" in her honor in front of the DeKalb Theatre brought her full circle.

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Economic Vitality

Black Business Market looks to revitalize historic district

May 22nd, 2023

You could feel the energy along the Historic 4th Avenue Business District in Birmingham on Saturday afternoon.

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