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Lots of people commenting on and a few people missing our Day of Discovering Alabama with Dr. Doug. Catch up! We've got an encore Friday night on FOX6 News at 6. Also you can see it over the weekend in Montgomery on WSFA, in Huntsville on WAFF and in The... Continue reading
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This week we offer our salute: To heroes of our past as we look in on a Huntsville Museum dedicated to honoring their sacrifice. We head south to The Wire Grass where there's a Tradition of Excellence. Down on The South Side of Birmingham we found one man doing his... Continue reading
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This week we're back in the saddle for a visit with a Modern Day Cowgirl as she applies The Woman's Touch to a Wild Mustang. If that ride's not wild enough for you we take a trip back to The Old West in a town they call Old Town. You'll... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we have a collage of colorful characters and a lady who'll help us tie it all together. And...when you're with a sweep you're in glad company; somebody wrote a song about that once and we'll brush up on the story of our very own Alabama chimney sweep. Then... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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A Veteran's Day Visit to the Huntsville Veteran's Memorial Museum Friday night on FOX6 News@6. Also catch us over the weekend on WAFF in Huntsville, WSFA Montgomery and FOX34 Dothan. Thank a Vet. Fred Hunter Absolutely Alabama Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we meet The Man; The Founding Father when it comes to exploring our state. So travel with us as Dr. Doug Phillips takes us on a Voyage of Discovering that's Absolutely Alabama. We're also taking another kind of trip...into the wild...so take a turn with us down Alligator... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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​This week we get rolling with a visit to Millie Ray's Kitchen. It might remind you of Momma's Kitchen and that's just how Millie wants it. You might want to take a few notes as you ride along with us this week and if you can't find your pen, we'll... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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A famous man said there are some things you should never see being made but you should see how they've been making sausage for generations down in Autauga County. There's a beautiful bike path you've just got to see as it winds through the East Alabama Countryside so get it... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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So why arrr Pirates called Pirates? Cause They Arrr! Same reason Longhorns are called Longhorns. And where do you go for the Best Oysters? We'll take you way down on The Bon Secour for the best ones we've found. Join us following Sideline Friday night on FOX6. For you early... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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Our Happy Trails in the Tennessee Valley lead us to... The National Shrimp Festival then... on to the beach for a visit with our friends the Sea Turtle Babies. Hope you'll join us for the ride, swim or crawl as we travel from the Tennessee Valley to the Gulf Coast.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we think you'll be D-Lighted with the places you'll see, even if one is a little Dismal. From The Dismals to DeKalb County, we'll show you the photography of a man named Dersham. Then from DeKalb to Dexter Avenue, we open The Vault on one of the most... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we're traveling the back roads and back waters of our state as we take a ride who knows every bayou and bay in Baldwin county. Fishing is great if you've got the right bait and we'll check out some colorful items that will lure you in when we... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This one's for the girls; The ones who feed and clothe us like a Lady Named Lucy and her Gulf Coast Goodies. We'll get rolling on a story with a few of our Favorite Girls named: Eifel Power, Original Cyn and Little Miss Giggles as we take you to The... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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Following the weekend passing of Mr. Curtis Pope, Absolutely Alabama lost another Good Friend today with the passing of Mr. Hummingbird Bob Sargent. We will miss both these Fine Men but are proud and honored to have met them both...and called them Friend. Fred Hunter Absolutely Alabama Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we're looking back through the pages of history...Old French Forts, Old Spanish Cannons and a welcome sign of a neighborhood coming back to life in Mobile. We'll also swing open The Vault and visit a man who's bringing old windmills back to life all over The South and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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The very first story of our very first New Series Absolutely Alabama was with Mr Curtis Pope of Piedmont. He was proud of his community, his profession and his Combat Infantryman's Badge. He kept the CIB prominently displayed on the mirror in his shop. They don't make 'em like Curtis... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we'll show you how to try your hand at striking it rich or just rolling a strike. Our stories should make quite a splash because as the say up on Smith Lake YOLO (You Only Live Once). Since you only live once why not spend some of your... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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Back in The Olden Times before CDs and Down Loads we listened to music on something call a Long Playing Album (LPs we called them...for you youngsters out there). This week' Absolutely Alabama is filled with LPs! There's Landmark Park, our state's Official Agriculture Museum in Dothan... For a Taste... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we begin with a bang at the Chuck Wagon Races at the Rattlesnake Saloon outside Tuscumbia and you'll want to hang on to your hat...or your rooster...cause this ride may be a little bumpy. We'll get a little innovative when we stop in at the Innovation Depot in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we meet a man who has something to say and he can do it without ever saying...or whispering...a word. Also we visit with Peanutt and Charlene Montgomery because when it comes to one of the Monumental Figures in the history of Country Music nobody tells the story of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week there is no doubt we're Smokin'! Up on the Boulevard in Florence where this year they lay claim to Bama's Best Bar-B-Que. From a Taste Of The Tender Offerings of The Tennessee Valley to the Sunny Sand Beaches of The Gulf. It's Time To Toss The Mullets in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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We're not fiddling around when we tell you we've got some stories that'll set your toes to tapping this week. Travel down to Mobile and we'll look in on Eldon Bryson... And from Fiddle Man to a Saddle Horn, we'll ease on down The Trails at Tannehill and show you... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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We've got some sweet stories to share this week and tht includes a man who makes a million an hour...Cookies that is! You might want to pack a few and find some comfortable shoes when we take you for a walk over the river and through the woods for one... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we take you to a town on the move! From the empty streets of past disasters to the bustling business of a New Look Downtown. It's not empty streets but empty bowls which draw residents of this South Alabama community to give pottery making a whirl and everybody... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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We promise you won't be "bored" this week because you'll meet a young man taking something nobody wants and turning into a point of state-wide pride. You'll meet a family where everyone's involved in the family business and that business is picking up all the time! And how you gonna... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2014 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter