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New memorial to depict Rosa Parks at spot of 1955 arrest

Nov. 30, 2021 13:12 PM EST

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A new memorial to Rosa Parks will depict the one-time Alabama seamstress near the spot where she was arrested for refusing to give up her bus seat to a white man in 1955. The dedication of the monument will be held Wednesday on “Rosa Parks...

Montgomery faces fine, lawsuit for dropping Confederate name

Nov. 25, 2021 11:39 AM EST

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's capital city last month removed the Confederate president's name from an avenue and renamed it after a lawyer known for his work during the civil rights movement. Now the state attorney general says the city must pay a fine or face a...

Tuesday's Scores

Nov. 24, 2021 00:06 AM EST

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL= Arab 32, Brewer 28 Ardmore 66, Athens Bible 28 Baker 60, Elberta 24 Brindlee Mountain 57, Shoals Christian 30 Carver-Montgomery 41, Theodore 36 ...

Tuesday's Scores

Nov. 24, 2021 00:06 AM EST

BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= American Christian Academy 52, Dora 33 Andalusia 60, Malone, Fla. 50 Arab 41, Cold Springs 28 B. T. Washington Magnet 43, Alabama Christian Academy 40 Baker 60, St....

Monday's Scores

Nov. 23, 2021 00:49 AM EST

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL= Athens Bible 54, Cherokee 21 Baldwin County 60, Alma Bryant 38 Brewbaker Tech 71, Marbury 42 Daphne 55, LeFlore 51 Davidson 45, Fairhope 39 ...

Monday's Scores

Nov. 23, 2021 00:49 AM EST

BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Andalusia 54, Florala 47 Arab 57, Fairview 47 Athens Bible 79, Cherokee 47 Autaugaville 53, Pike Road 47 Belgreen 53, Hamilton 31 Boaz 66, Sand...

Timeline of NBA in 1960s as league celebrates 75th season

Nov. 22, 2021 11:12 AM EST

Timeline of the National Basketball Association during the 1960s. The timeline includes milestone moments in the league’s history and key moments off the court as the NBA celebrates its 75th season: Feb. 1, 1960: Ezell Blair Jr., David Richmond, Franklin McCain and...

TV station donates thousands of items to Alabama Archives

Nov. 20, 2021 11:08 AM EST

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A television station has donated thousands of items including historic footage from the civil rights era to the Alabama Department of Archives and History, which will make the material available to the public. WSFA-TV in Montgomery announced it...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 20, 2021 00:57 AM EST

BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Abbeville 81, Barbour County 42 Addison 58, Meek 55 Alabama Christian Academy 86, Highland Home 59 Albertville 59, Boaz 57 Arab 51, Randolph School 33 ...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 19, 2021 23:24 PM EST

PREP FOOTBALL= AHSAA= Class 1A= Quarterfinal= Brantley 20, Keith 14 Pickens County 60, Decatur Heritage 46 Sweet Water 41, Maplesville 7 Wadley...