Jay Reeves
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Once inspired by Tiger, minority golfers saddened by fall
by Jay Reeves - June 2, 2017 - 7:09am
“He’s one of us but he’s not one of us."
Influence of churches, once dominant, now waning in South
by Jay Reeves - December 3, 2015 - 10:09am
Prayers said and the closing hymn sung, tea-drinking churchgoers fill Marble City Grill for Sunday lunch. But hard on their heels comes the afternoon crowd: craft beer-drinking, NFL-watching football fans.
Woman sentenced to 219 years in prison in sex ring case
by Jay Reeves - January 16, 2015 - 1:00am
A judge has sentenced an Alabama woman to 219 years in prison for her role in an incestuous sex ring accused of molesting children for years.
Apple CEO donating to gay rights campaign in South
by Jay Reeves - December 19, 2014 - 3:27am
Apple chief executive Tim Cook, the first openly gay CEO of a Fortune 500 company, is donating money to help fund a gay rights initiative in his native Alabama and two other Southern states, organizers said Thu...
93-year-old woman marks 75 years with same company
by Jay Reeves - November 22, 2014 - 2:12am
Frances Moore was hired to help out for the holidays at an Alabama jewelry store in 1939, and she's still there.
100-year-old woman sees the ocean for the 1st time
by Jay Reeves - November 21, 2014 - 7:04am
Ruby Holt spent most of her 100 years on a farm in rural Tennessee, picking cotton and raising four children. She never had the time or money to go to a beach.
Dog named 'Lazarus' survives euthanasia attempt
by Jay Reeves - October 6, 2014 - 12:58pm
Animal control officer Wanda Snell knows what she saw: A veterinarian inserted a needle into the black-and-brown mutt and injected a chemical meant to euthanize the dog no one had adopted. The animal moved...
It's a frog, it's a gorilla? No, it's Pig the dog
by Jay Reeves - June 24, 2014 - 6:06am
It's impossible not to stare at Kim Dillenbeck's dog Pig.
Researchers net 'zombie bass' with electricity
by Jay Reeves - April 8, 2014 - 4:30am
Bernie Fuller has fished for decades, yet he's never witnessed anything to match the sight of dozens of zombie bass eerily rising out of a north Alabama lake.
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