Sunday, July 20 2014 5:21 PM EDT2014-07-20 21:21:42 GMT
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A Montgomery native and former Auburn University pitcher has been called up to the Chicago White Sox. According to the CSN Chicago website on Sunday, the White Sox purchased the contract of 27-year-oldMore >>
A Montgomery native and former Auburn University pitcher has been called up to the Chicago White Sox.More >>
Friday, July 18 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-07-18 19:55:51 GMT
The Alabama High School Athletic Association has announced that they are making changes to the 18 annual Summer Conference line-up of speakers, who are set to address football coaches next week.In OctoberMore >>
Names like Saban, Malzahn, Richt and others who lead their teams to big wins were expected to be at the event, but now none of them are coming. More >>
Politicians make a lot of promises, many of which are kept while others fall to the wayside, but when it comes to important commitments like holding up your end of the wager on BCS Championship wins, you better not waiver.
Alabama Governor Robert Bentley held up his end of the bargain Tuesday and sent a gallon of lemonade from Toomer's Drug Store in Auburn south to the governor of Florida.
It wasn't an April Fools Day joke, though many Auburn fans would gladly take a gallon on April 1 or any other day.
Governor Bentley placed a friendly wager with Florida's Governor Rick Scott before the Auburn Tigers and Florida State Seminoles met on the field for the BCS National Championship Game in January.
Bentley, and the Auburn Tigers, came up short. After leading by double-digits for most of the game, Auburn lost the lead with just 13 seconds left in the game. With a final score of 34-31, the win, the Coaches' Trophy, the rings and the sweet lemonade all made their way to the Sunshine State.
Bentley's Communications Director, Jennifer Ardis, tweeted a photo of the governor's note to Gov. Scott.
"Congratulations to Florida State University Football team on being named National Champions - Even though Auburn University came very close and performed well - I would like to give you this lemonade from Auburn so you remember us - Robert Bentley"
Governor Scott got the message, and the lemonade. He was nice enough to tweet back:
Monday, July 21 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:36:44 GMT
A South Carolina judge has ordered the release of several documents pertaining to the fight over the estate of James Brown.Journalist Sue Summer had sued Attorney General Alan Wilson got release of theMore >>
A South Carolina judge has ordered the release of several documents pertaining to the fight over the estate of James Brown.More >>
Monday, July 21 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:05:22 GMT
The Augusta 9-1-1 Center received financial relief from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office, after a new system put them in a bind. The RCSO started operating with an eight zone system in May of 2014.More >>
The Augusta 9-1-1 Center received financial relief from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office, after a new system put them in a bind.More >>
Monday, July 21 2014 8:45 PM EDT2014-07-22 00:45:12 GMT
A man is in the hospital after being shot in the abdomen and right knee Monday night, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded to the 2000 block of Central Ave around 6:20More >>
A man is being treated for non-life threatening injuries after being shot in the abdomen and right knee Monday night. More >>
Monday, July 21 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:04:15 GMT
Primary run-off for Georgia are tomorrow and U.S. Senate candidates Jack Kingston and David Perdue flew into Daniel Field today for a last few minute remarks."We have a large number of people in GeorgiaMore >>
Primary run-off for Georgia are tomorrow and U.S. Senate candidates Jack Kingston and David Perdue flew into Daniel Field today for a last few minute remarks.More >>
Monday, July 21 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:48:28 GMT
A man is recovering from multiple gunshot wounds after the victim says a simple conversation escalated to an attempted robbery. The Richmond County Sheriff's Office says the shooting happened at 1016 KentMore >>
A man is recovering from multiple gunshot wounds after a simple conversation escalated to a robbery Sunday afternoon. More >>
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