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This week we're talking truth, honor and service as we meet the young men and women at Marion Military Institute. Then natural herbs and old time service in Tuscumbia at Coldwater Seed and Supply. If you're planning a Spring Garden, this is the place. Or you may be looking forward... Continue reading
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We've sure got some Sweet Stories coming your way this week including a pony named Sugar Man. Then there's a Sweet Story fresh from the oven and we'll show you Mama's Secrets when we roll into Opelika. Inside the Vault we'll draw on one of our past visits with a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2016 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we take you to Murder Point and discover a spot where you're sure to find some killer oysters from Murder Point Oysters. Our state's latest contribution to the Music World is knocking 'em dead from Coast To Coast. We'll have Browan Lollar from St. Paul and the Broken... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2016 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week our stories are a lot like making gumbo, a little of this and a little of that Put them all together and you've got the Forrest Gumbo Festival in Fairhope. After our race is run in Baldwin county it's only fitting we get refitted with some new shoes... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2016 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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Everybody makes New Year's Resolutions so this week we're all about Second Chances so we'll take you to Calhoun county to show you an old fort brought back to life. Then, a trip to Tigers For Tomorrow and a second visit with some furry friends given a new home. We... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2016 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we begin with a question. Is it furniture or is it art? Decide for yourself when we take you to Florence and show you Robin's Wood. Then a Montgomery DOG like you've never seen. This DOG is actually a Dutch Oven Gathering. It's a Big Gathering of The... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2016 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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Foul weather and storms can't stop our travels...however our Christmas Day Storms kept our Absolutely Alabama Christmas Specials from airing on WBRC, FOX6 in Birmingham but both shows are now available here our web site AbsolutelyAlabama.com. Just click on the videos tab and share a little Christmas Cheer with us... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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It's been another year of touring our state, filled with everything from bar-b-q to poke salat. From the mountains of the north to the beaches along the coast it's time for a look back at another Around The State Tour that's Absolutely Alabama. Take a tour with us beginning Friday... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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An Absolutely Alabama Christmas from Homestead Hollow coming your way in The Tennessee Valley Christmas Eve right after WAFF48 Late News. Our visit to Homestead Hollow will then be arriving Christmas Night in Central Alabama on WBRC, FOX6 at 5 pm. It's an Old Time Christmas Celebration, so come celebrate... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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We've got some sweet stories to share this week and that includes a man who makes a million an hour, cookies that is. Also, you might want to pack a lunch and some comfortable shoes when we take you for a Franklin County Walk over the river and through the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week, meet the Oldest Living United States Marine but his days of military service were only the beginning of the story he'll share with us. Then, Thar's Gold In Them Hills and we'll show you how to find it at the Alabama Gold Camp. We swing open The Vault... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we're taking you to a place where you can get a holiday dinner just about any time you want, complete with dressing like they used to do it down home. Then there's another down home project underway at a place called The King's Home where they're putting a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we're really on a Quest: to find the first and only National Maritime Museum of The Gulf of Mexico. Then it's a Quest for The South's Original Potato Chip and we've found it right here at home. Inside the Vault we're on A Quest to find Santa and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we're asking, What could be more important to folks around here than football? The answer? Bar-B-Q, of course! So you'll meet some guys and gals in Alex City who have a creative way to combine the two. Also, a brand New Kind of Music they call New Grass... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week...we don't mean to "rub" it in but we've found a National Champion in Bar-B-Q! Then...is it art or just old fashioned black smithing? We're really fired up about this story. Also...we swing open The Vault and visit an old friend who's far from sew sew and you'll get... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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Take two young people, twenty dollars, a bunch of fresh ingredients and put them all together and you've got the Hummus people. Get on board with us 'cause we're headed to Northport and making a whistle stop at the Old Train Depot. We swing open The Vault and we stop... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we're bringing you our type of story and it's something to write home about. And of all the antiques around only one can be the oldest, so we'll got shopping in The State's Oldest Antique Store. Then, we aim to introduce you to a New Breed Of Bows,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we're still chopping our way through a new round of stories. The first is about a Cullman county family and they say pine resign runs in their blood. Logging is a tough way to make a living but when your town has been touched by one disaster after... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we're getting back to our roots, or at least you're going to meet some young people in Talladega county who are getting back to theirs as they return to Life On The Farm. Then we visit a man in Florence who's taking what other people throw away and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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Sailors,Singers and Sauce all coming up on this week's Absolutely Alabama. Fire up the grill, turn up the volume and we'll chip away at some stories that will make you smile. So kick off your weekend with us on FOX6 right after Sideline Friday night at 11:05 or wrap it... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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In The Course of finding our way around Alabama we wind up in some out of the way places, of "Course" and one of those is Whippoorwill Golf Course. Sometimes we have to do a little foraging around sometimes the stories just mushroom right before our eyes. We'll log on... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we visit a town still recovering from a devastating storm where businesses are growing back just like the Druid Oaks which give Tuscaloosa it's nickname. Then, another downtown and another landmark given new life. Then from Historical Saxophones to bringing back the banjo, we swing open The Vault... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we'll try and unlock a sixty year old murder mystery in a town once referred to as The Wickedest City in America. Then. Moonshining is a long-time Southern Tradition and they're still making stills down in Talladega county. Inside The Vault we'll look in on a man we... Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we're getting an early start...so early the sun isn't even up when we head out to Dave Garfrerick's Garden. Then it's a revival and a renewal of The Old Ways at an Old Camp with lots of New Ideas and we'll pick up that story as well. We... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter
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This week we're doing everything we can to dress things up a little from dressing a movie set... To setting your table. Of course, you'll need some nice dinner ware to go with your cutlery so we swing open the Vault and show you where it's born The Earth Born... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2015 at Absolutely Alabama with Fred Hunter