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Tourism Tuesdays January 20, 2015

State tourism department hires Debbie Wilson Alabama Tourism promotion at Selma opening in London Attendance figures deadline is Friday National Geographic brings films to Huntsville The Boston Globe features Mobile’s Mardi Gras Mobile’s historic Battle House a ‘Top 500′ hotel for 2015 Baumhower to transform former Bienville Club into upscale Dauphin’s restaurant Visit America’s Abbey […]

Tourism Tuesdays January 13, 2015

Newly released Selma wins Golden Globes’ Best Original Song award State tourism leaders counting on Selma movie to change perceptions Selma is a powerful, important and engaging movie Alabama officials give reviews of movie Selma Group ensures Battle of Selma not forgotten Attendance figures needed from state attractions and events New York Post features a […]

Tourism Tuesdays January 6, 2015

Alabama Tourism Department names Top 10 events for 2015 Gov. Bentley to attend preview screening of Selma The biggest Oscar races, up for grabs Why Oprah was convinced to make Selma The New York Times reports film shows a Selma some would rather not revisit Selma movie to screen for free at historic Selma theater […]

Tourism Tuesdays December 30, 2014

Variety film review: Selma Selma featured in The New Yorker Selma Selma: Movie review London Telegraph review of Selma Alabama industry spent billions to make state’s air cleaner than ever, EPA wants more USA TODAY explains the meaning behind ‘We Want Bama’ Inside the wacky, wonderful world of Alabama’s George Barber Battleship Memorial Park celebrates […]