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Ian expected to become hurricane Monday
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Ian expected to become hurricane Monday

The National Hurricane Center said Ian is expected to become a hurricane on Monday and reach major hurricane strength Tuesday. Flash and urban flooding is possible in the Florida Keys and Florida peninsula through midweek, and then heavy rainfall was possible for north Florida, the Florida panhandle and the southeast United States later this week.

Judge: State must preserve evidence from halted execution
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Judge: State must preserve evidence from halted execution

Huffaker ordered the Alabama Department of Corrections to locate and preserve all evidence related to the attempted execution, including notes, emails, texts, and used medical supplies such as syringes, swabs, scalpels, and IV-lines. He also granted a request from Miller's attorney to visit him and photograph what they said are, "injuries from the attempted execution."

Capitol Journal: September 23, 2022
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Capitol Journal: September 23, 2022

Todd's guests include Alabama Dept. of Veterans Affairs Commissioner Kent Davis, Outdoor Alabama Commissioner Chris Blankenship, and Dr. Dan Puckett, Professor of History Troy University and expert on the Holocaust and its effects on Alabama.

Book shows personal side of ‘Mockingbird’ author Harper Lee
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Book shows personal side of ‘Mockingbird’ author Harper Lee

The public perception of Lee as a hermit is wrong, Flynt, a former history professor at Auburn University, said. No, she didn't do media interviews and she guarded her privacy zealously, but she also was warm and kind to friends that included a former first lady, Lady Bird Johnson, Flynt said. And Lee was “deeply religious” in a way many people aren't, he said.

‘Retailers of the Year’ honored
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‘Retailers of the Year’ honored

Mobile-based Shoe Station, Inc. is the winner in the largest category of $20 million or more in annual sales. CEO Brent Barkin's father, Terry Barkin, started the company in 1984 and it has grown to have 22 stores in five states across the South.

Daily News Digest – September 13,
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Daily News Digest – September 13,

State nearly ready with untried execution method; Simpson details fentanyl proposal; Inflation rose again in August despite cheaper gas; Trump's 'Save America' PAC faces scrutiny; Lessons learned? Saban, now-No. 2 Alabama sure hope so

AP Top 25: UGA reclaims No. 1; Kentucky, Arkansas in Top 10
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AP Top 25: UGA reclaims No. 1; Kentucky, Arkansas in Top 10

By RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer Georgia reclaimed the top spot in The Associated Press college football poll on Sunday, and Kentucky, Oklahoma State and Arkansas moved into the top 10 after an upset-filled weekend across the country. The defending national champion Bulldogs, who started the season at No. 3 in the AP...

Capitol Journal – September 9, 2022
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Capitol Journal – September 9, 2022

Did you see the latest episode of Capitol Journal? We covered the latest budget hearings, which included presentations from the Department of Human Resources, the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and the state's district attorneys.