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Dream Comes True for Central High’s Prom King

SENIOR CAMPAIGNS FOR VERY SPECIAL PROM KING

1/3PROMPOSAL 3 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3PROMPOSAL 2 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3PROMPOSAL 1 Show Caption Hide Caption In the news business most of the reports coming into a newsroom about teens is not good news.  So, when Central High School , in Phenix City, Alabama sent an email about it’s prom to The Dee Armstrong Show at WLTZ TV…

Miss Auburn University Prepares for Miss Alabama Interview

BROOKLYN HOLT TAKES A STAND ON ISSUES IN PREPARATION FOR MISS AMERICA STATE COMPETITION

1/1Miss Auburn University, Brooklyn Holt Show Caption Hide Caption The Miss America Scholarship Competition is the largest provider of scholarships to young women in the world. Here in Alabama, participants at the state level are exposed to over $110,000 made available in direct cash scholarships as well as numerous in-kind tuition opportunities from universities across the state such as the…

Apple Cider Vinegar a Day Keeps the Doctor Away

VINEGAR STUDY SUPPORTS HEALTH BENEFITS

Another study concludes apple cider vinegar is good for health. You’ve probably heard of the amazing health claims of good old fashioned apple cider vinegar. Well, another study finds, there is some truth to the claims. Coach Tim, Head Nutrition Coach at BioTrust Nutrition, writes this week about taking in a little apple cider vinegar before and after a meal. …

200 Puppies at Newark Liberty International Airport

PUPPIES LEARN TO ADJUST TO NOISE AND CROWDS

Seeing eye dogs training in airport crowds. Newark Liberty International Airport welcoming seeing eye puppies into the crowds and security lines. Almost 200 puppies traveling through the airport, just like any passenger would. That means they went through baggage areas. They had to make it through security checkpoints, through the gates , the boarding lines and the boarding process. The…

Starbucks Medicine Ball Eases Allergy Symptoms ?

POPULAR BREW ADDED TO THE MENU

1/2STBUCKS 4 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2STBUCKS 1 Old fashioned remedies in a new cup of brew. Show Caption Hide Caption Old fashioned remedies in a new brew. The Starbucks Medicine Ball could be proof once again  grandma was on the right track when she used natural remedies to help ease the symptoms of colds and allergies. So, if you’re…

Granny Jewel Thief Gets a Gem of a Sentence

DORIS PAYNE GETS TIME SERVED

1/3JEWEL THIEF 4 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3JEWEL THIEF 3 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3JEWEL THIEF 2 Show Caption Hide Caption Octogenarian says she lied about giving up her life of crime. An octogenarian jewel thief gets a gem of a deal in court. 86-year-old Doris Payne pleased guilty to felony shoplifting charges in a courtroom just outside Atlanta. She…

Almost 100, She Still Works At McDonald’s

94-YEAR-OLD WOMAN SAYS SHE DOES NOT WANT TO QUIT

A 94-year-old Indiana woman is celebrating 44 years of working at McDonald’s. Loraine Maurer has been there so long some customers insist she serve up their food and drinks  the Loraine way. Maurer started working at McDonald’s when she was in her 50’s in 1973. She’s become a fixture behind the counter  working at several locations in the Evansville area….

Teen Names Rare Diamond ‘Superman’

BOY FINDS RARE GEM IN ARKANSAS STATE PARK

1/3DIAMOND 4 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3DIAMOND 3 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3DIAMOND 2 Show Caption Hide Caption 14-year-old makes a super find and names the rare diamond the Superman. 14-year-old Kalel has the same first name as Superman. So, when Kalel Langford found a rare coffee colored 7.44 carat diamond he named it the Superman . As a baseball…

USA MEN AND WOMEN’S HANDBALL PROGRAMS a SUCCESS at AUBURN

USA WOMEN'S HANDBALL TEAM TO PLAY ALBERTA, CANADA

1/4handball 4 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4handball 3 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4handball 2 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4handball 1 Show Caption Hide Caption   Men and women from around the country are making Auburn, Alabama their home to join the USA Men and Women’s National Handball Teams. They live or go to school at Auburn University to stay in…

Pot Cookies yield Felony Charges

Four Arrested in Russell County for Pot Cookies

Undercover agents conducting surveillance at the Green Leaf apartments in Phenix City discovered the pot cookies. Deputies arrested three teens for possession and 21 year old Adam Hall the alleged master chef. “In the cell phone of the target they saw that  he was selling a chocolate chip cookie with THC marijuana in the cookie for five dollars a cookie.”…