Mississippi state offices close for Confederate Memorial Day

April 29, 2018 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Mississippi is closing state government offices for Confederate Memorial Day. The observation happens Monday, one week after the same holiday in Alabama. Confederate Memorial Day in […]

The Latest: Storms damage houses, down trees in Alabama

March 19, 2018 in News

ATLANTA (AP) – The Latest on the threat of severe weather across the Southeast (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Severe storms have damaged buildings and downed trees in a northern […]

Watson and Clemson dethrone top-ranked Tide, 35-31

January 10, 2017 in Sports

By RALPH D. RUSSO TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Deshaun Watson took the snap, rolled right and with one of the easiest throws he had to make all night, completed Clemson’s […]

Alabama beats Mississippi 25-14 in All-Star Classic

December 12, 2016 in Sports

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Henry Ruggs returned the opening kickoff 90 yards for a touchdown to lead Alabama over Mississippi for a 25-14 victory in the 30th Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic […]

Alabama carries out 1st execution in more than two years

January 25, 2016 in News, The Buzz

ATMORE, Alabama (AP) — A man convicted of the 1992 rape and beating death of a woman received a lethal injection Thursday evening in Alabama’s first execution in more than […]

Ole Miss rises to No. 3, Ohio State tops AP college football poll

September 21, 2015 in Sports

(AP) Ohio State is No. 1 and Michigan State is No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Big Ten the top two teams in the rankings […]

Kenny Stabler dead at 69: Here’s family statement about former Oakland, Alabama QB

July 10, 2015 in Obituaries, Sports

(AP) A Snake wouldn’t seem to offer much help on a football field. Unless that snake was named Stabler. Ken Stabler, who led the Oakland Raiders to a Super Bowl […]

Alabama hires Avery Johnson as basketball coach

April 6, 2015 in Sports

By JOHN ZENOR MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama is hoping Avery Johnson’s NBA pedigree will translate to success in the Southeastern Conference and NCAA Tournament. The Crimson Tide announced Monday night […]