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Sewell Brings ‘Four Little Girls’ Production to Washington

WASHINGTON (AP) – A play about the 1963 Birmingham church bombing that killed four girls was performed in Washington D.C. by Montgomery public school students. Rep. Terri Sewell of Alabama hosted the Friday performance of “Four Little Girls: Birmingham 1963.” The play was originally produced by the Alabama Shakespeare Festival and featured a cast of public school students. The Washington…

Tag, ‘Duck, Duck, Goose’ and Dozens Of Other Activities Deemed “Inappropriate” for P.E.

You may have played games like Dodge Ball,’Red Rover’  or the classic game of “Tag” in P.E. growing up. According to a guide that has been drumming up debate on social media, Alabama Physical Education teachers should avoid those games all together. Yoga, ‘duck-duck goose’, and musical chairs are among dozens of activities deemed ‘inappropriate’ in a guidance document that…

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ Tickets Selling Quickly After Author’s Death

The death of “To Kill a Mockingbird” author Harper Lee hasn’t hurt ticket sales for a dramatic version of her novel staged each year in her Alabama hometown. A statement issued by play organizers Monday says only a few hundred tickets remain for the 16 performances, which begin next month in Monroeville. This is the first year the play will…