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Editorial Roundup: Alabama

Jan. 26, 2022 14:28 PM EST

Dothan Eagle. January 25, 2022. Editorial: Drawn out Alabama lawmakers are in a special session to determine how to spend federal coronavirus relief funds, but may be derailed by an order from the federal courts to redraw the state’s congressional districts within...

Ray leads Sam Houston State over Grand Canyon 58-56

Jan. 22, 2022 18:33 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Jaden Ray had 15 points and his 3-pointer with just under 90 seconds to play allowed Sam Houston to hold off Grand Canyon, 58-56 on Saturday. Savion Flagg had 13 points for Sam Houston (12-9, 7-1 Western Athletic Conference), which won its fifth consecutive...

Flagg lifts Sam Houston State over New Mexico State 71-46

Jan. 20, 2022 21:53 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Savion Flagg had 22 points as Sam Houston rolled past New Mexico State 71-46 on Thursday night. Donte Powers had 12 points for Sam Houston (11-9, 6-1 Western Athletic Conference), which won its fourth consecutive game. Demarkus Lampley added 10 points and...

TABC boys and girls high school basketball rankings

Jan. 17, 2022 22:05 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school boys and girls rankings for the week of Jan. 17. BOYS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. Richardson, 21-1; 2. Duncanville, 19-1; 3. Spring Westfield, 18-1; 4. Austin Westlake, 23-1; 5. Fort...

Alabama unveiling 'all-in-one' tourism tickets

Jan. 16, 2022 12:38 PM EST

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A new system will allow travelers to purchase “all-in-one” mobile tickets for admission into attractions in different areas of Alabama, tourism officials said. With ticket packages available by region and attraction types, the new system allows tourists...

Flagg sparks Sam Houston past Stephen F Austin 49-41

Jan. 15, 2022 19:28 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Savion Flagg totaled 19 points, six rebounds and four steals to lead Sam Houston to a 49-41 victory over Stephen F. Austin in Western Athletic Conference play on Saturday. Jaden Ray contributed 16 points, five rebounds and three assists for the Bearkats...

Officer charged in girlfriend's death no longer employed

Jan. 13, 2022 13:43 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A Huntsville police officer charged with capital murder in the shooting death of his pregnant girlfriend from Georgia no longer works for the department, where he spent more than two years, the chief said Thursday. Colleagues of Officer David Michael McCoy,...

Text of Ivey's State of the State Address

Jan. 11, 2022 20:00 PM EST

Text of Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey's State of the State address. Remarks as prepared. Lieutenant Governor Ainsworth, President Pro Tempore Reed, Speaker McCutcheon, Speaker Pro Tempore Gaston, members of the Alabama Legislature, Chief Justice Parker, justices of the Alabama Supreme...

Alabama officer asks to end public access to murder case

Jan. 11, 2022 17:06 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama police officer charged with capital murder in the shooting of his pregnant girlfriend has asked a judge to bar the public from seeing any written documents or attending hearings about the case. Attorneys for Officer David Michael McCoy, 28, also...

TABC boys and girls high school basketball rankings

Jan. 10, 2022 23:04 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankings for the week of Jan. 10. GIRLS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. DeSoto, 18-1; 2. Humble Summer Creek, 25-2; 3. SA Northside Clark, 22-2; 4. Duncanville, 23-4; 5. Coppell, 27-0; 6....