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Tuscaloosa American Cancer Society prepares for fall events

The Tuscaloosa chapter of the American Cancer Society will launch its fall event schedule on Aug. 22 at the “Kick Off Breakfast.” The breakfast will be held at Indian Hills Country Club and will give attendees a look at the major events planned for the upcoming months. The highlight of this coming semester is the “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” […]

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Homegrown Alabama to host Melon Festival

Homegrown Alabama will host its first annual Melon Festival at Canterbury Episcopal Church Thursday. The event is open to the public. Various types of watermelon, honeydew and cantaloupe will be for sale. Vendors will also have summer produce such as okra, tomatoes, eggplant, peas, goat cheese and naturally raised beef. Other items for sale include flowers, soap and herbs. Letterpress […]

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Homegrown Alabama to host Melon Festival

Homegrown Alabama will host its first annual Melon Festival at Canterbury Episcopal Church Thursday. The event is open to the public. Various types of watermelon, honeydew and cantaloupe will be for sale. Vendors will also have summer produce such as okra, tomatoes, eggplant, peas, goat cheese and naturally raised beef. Other items for sale include flowers, soap and herbs. Letterpress […]

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Believe UA pairs mentors with struggling students

This fall, the Division of Student Affairs will once again be offering the mentoring program known as Believe UA for students struggling to adjust to the college atmosphere and having trouble keeping up with their classes. The Believe UA program began fall 2011 with only four mentors and eight mentees. Two years later, the program has grown to more than […]

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Former SGA president elected to city council

The Tuscaloosa City Council voted to adopt a resolution effectively electing the seven candidates running unopposed in the upcoming municipal elections on July 23. Among those elected through the resolution was Mayor Walt Maddox, who was never met with opposition after announcing his plans for re-election earlier in the summer. Another of the seven unopposed candidates was Matt Calderone, the […]

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