Monthly Archives: April 2013

Tourism Day Celebrations at Welcome Centers, and Motorcycle Motorist Day

Celebration time at all Welcome Centers is: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm May 2 – Sumter Welcome Center May 3 – Dekalb Welcome Center – Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourism Association May 9 – Cleburne Welcome Center TBA – Lanett Welcome Center May 10 – Ardmore Welcome Center – Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourism Association May 10 […]

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• Senate approves bill for hotel and convention center at Gulf State Park • Final AprilWalking Tour • Gov. Bentley signs Scottsboro Boys Act into law ahead of ceremonial signing; legislation for full exonerations pending • Goat milk ice cream? Goat cheesecake? Get your goat at Belle Chevre’s new cheese shop in Elkmont • Whose […]

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Jim ‘N Nick’s wins state title in BBQ contest

MONTGOMERY- Facebook fans selected Birmingham-based Jim ‘N Nick’s over Sam’s of Montgomery by a vote of 4,055 to 3,629 in a competition to pick the state’s favorite barbecue restaurant. Some 81,000 votes were cast during the past 4 weeks in a tournament style bracket that mirrored the collegiate basketball championship that’s decided tonight. Alabama Tourism […]

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