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United Way Seeks the Perfect Candidate for a Special Job

Let’s just say you’re a college student who has to sit out for a year for one reason or another. Or maybe you’re a dependent graduate who’d like a job in service before fully heading into the work force.  If you fit this description, this may be of interest to you!

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Tuscaloosa Police and Northport Police Round Up Johns

According to the Tuscaloosa Police Department, a July campaign to suppress prostitution solicitation was successful as 33 arrests were made.

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Matchbox Twenty With The Goo Goo Dolls In Concert - Long Island, NY
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Listen to the New Star 1017 and Win Tickets to See Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows at the Oak Mountain Amphitheater Wednesday, August 9, 2017!

Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows are coming to the Oak Mountain Amphitheater, and we're hooking you up with a chance to win tickets to the show!

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Tuscaloosa City Schools to Host Meet and Greets

The first day of school is right around the corner.  In preparation, Tuscaloosa City Schools will host meet and greet events.

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Tuscaloosa Organizations Assisting with School Supplies

The first day of school will be here before we know it.  Most parents have already begun to prepare. For those who need a little assistance, some places have already announced where you can get school supplies.

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Law Enforcement Agencies Across the South Team up for Safety Campaign

Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ALDECA) joins forces with law enforcement agencies across the South to reduce traffic crashes and deaths.

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Tuscaloosa Community Clean Up Day This Saturday

With so much trash cleaned from the streets of Tuscaloosa earlier this summer, it was apparent that another community clean up day would be necessary!  The next one is this Saturday, July 15th. The Pretty Brown Girl Club #88 would love for you to be a part. Here's how you can help!

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Tuscaloosa Kmart is Closing Soon

Kmart in Tuscaloosa on Skyland Boulevard is one of 35 stores that will close in October according to an announcement today.

Here's the official press release given today...

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4th of July Celebrations in Alabama

The 4th of July is on the way! Want to know where you can see fireworks or participate in celebratory festivities in Alabama? Look no further!

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Health Clinic Provides Free HIV Testing To Mark National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
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Whatley Health Services Emphasizes Free HIV Testing This Week

National HIV Testing Day is June 27, and Whatley Health Services (in conjunction with other organizations) is working to make sure every person knows his or her status.

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