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Gov. Kay Ivey Dedicates Alabama Bicentennial Park on State’s 200th Birthday

Hundreds gathered to watch a celebration on the Alabama Capitol steps as Gov. Kay Ivey dedicated the Alabama Bicentennial Park on the state’s 200th birthday. Alabama News Network provided a Special Report with Live coverage on CBS 8 and ABC 32. The park dedication was just one of many events happening throughout downtown Montgomery to remember the day that Alabama…

Alabama Bicentennial: Complete List of Weekend Events

Alabama celebrates its bicentennial. State officials have a complete weekend full of events in downtown Montgomery to commemorate 200 years since Alabama became a state on Dec. 14, 1819.       ALABAMA BICENTENNIAL SCHEDULE Saturday, December 14th 10 a.m. ALABAMA BICENTENNIAL PARADE Dexter Avenue The Saturday celebration begins at 10 AM with a parade of Alabama people, places and…

Governor Ivey Commemorates Wilcox Co. Bicentennial in Hometown of Camden

Governor Ivey was in her hometown of Camden Friday morning to commemorate the bicentennial of Wilcox. Co. The rain and cold did not stop elected officials, students, and residents from coming out to the historic Camden Female Institute to celebrate with Governor Ivey. Camden Mayor Phil Creswell presented Gov. Ivey with a proclamation, and members of Governor Ivey’s 1963 class…