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Alabama man crafts $750 custom-made hats

Nov. 27, 2021 00:13 AM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Reginald Corbitt has a big head. Literally. A size-eight cranium. If we’re talking small-medium-large increments, he’s a double extra-large. Growing up in Huntsville, it was a struggle for Corbitt to find many hats in his size. Even so, hats...

Duncanville boys, DeSoto girls top Texas 6A hoops rankings

Nov. 23, 2021 19:33 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches rankings for the week of Nov. 23: BOYS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. Duncanville, 3-0; 2. Richardson, 6-0; 3. McKinney, 7-0; 4. League City Clear Brook, 6-1; 5. Humble...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 20, 2021 00:58 AM EST

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL= Abbeville 56, Barbour County 31 Addison 63, Meek 18 Albertville 39, Boaz 27 Arab 58, Randolph School 15 Athens 51, Bob Jones 25 B.T. Washington...

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 ...

Former Alabama dean named interim president at UAH

Nov. 18, 2021 15:56 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A former engineering dean at the University of Alabama was approved as interim president at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, the University of Alabama System said. Trustees on Nov. 10 approved Chancellor Finis St. John's appointment of...

Mosley carries Missouri St. past Sam Houston St. 77-55

Nov. 18, 2021 01:19 AM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Isiaih Mosley had 21 points as Missouri State romped past Sam Houston 77-55 on Wednesday night. Gaige Prim had 17 points and 13 rebounds for Missouri State (2-1). Ja'Monta Black added 15 points. Keaton Hervey had 11 points. ...

Menorah taken from Alabama synagogue targeted by vandals

Nov. 17, 2021 09:02 AM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A Jewish congregation that was targeted by vandals last year had a large menorah taken off its property, but police don't believe the incidents are related, news outlets reported. Rabbi Moshe Cohen, who leads Chabad of Huntsville, said he...

Tuesday's Scores

Nov. 17, 2021 00:53 AM EST

BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Albertville 60, Fort Payne 57 American Christian Academy 58, Demopolis 47 Appalachian 70, J.B. Pennington 69 Auburn 57, Benjamin Russell 50 Austin 56, Hartselle 53 ...

Schmid, Sam Houston earn berth, top E. Kentucky 42-28

Nov. 13, 2021 17:22 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Eric Schmid threw for 392 yards with three touchdowns, ran for a fourth and Sam Houston defeated Eastern Kentucky 42-28 on Saturday to clinch an automatic qualifier into the upcoming FCS playoffs. Sam Houston (9-0, 5-0 WAC/ASUN), the top-ranked...

Remains found in Texas in 1980 finally identified as teen

Nov. 10, 2021 08:59 AM EST

STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) — A body found along an interstate in Texas 41 years ago has finally been identified as a 14-year-old girl missing from Minnesota, according to sheriff's officials. New DNA technology and forensic genealogy helped investigators track the...