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Tallassee Cancels Thursday’s Game Against Talladega

Tallassee High School has canceled Thursday night’s game against Talladega. Tallassee City Schools Superintendent Dr. Brock Nolin said with recently confirmed cases of COVID-19 at the high school, all football and cheer activities have been put off for the time being. “The kids are resilient and will bounce back,” Dr. Nolin said. “Hopefully our cleaning measures and social distance protocols…

Noose found in NASCAR Driver Bubba Wallace’s garage at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — A noose was found in the garage stall of Black driver Bubba Wallace at the NASCAR race in Alabama on Sunday, less than two weeks after he successfully pushed the stock car racing series to ban the Confederate flag at its tracks and facilities. NASCAR said it had launched an immediate investigation and will do everything…

AUM Baseball uses 8-run Third Inning to top Talladega College

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. — The Auburn Montgomery baseball team pounded out eight runs on five hits in inning number three en route to a 10-6 victory over Talladega College on Monday, March 9 from QV Lowe Field. NOTEWORTHY – The win brings AUM’s 2020 record to 8-12 overall. – The victory over the Tornadoes brings the Warhawks’ all-time advantage to…

Montgomery Catholic’s Season ends against Talladega in 4A Semifinals

  Defending Class 4A state champion Talladega made its last four free throws in the final 23 seconds of  an intense fourth quarter Tuesday night to nip Montgomery Catholic 64-57 in the Class 4A semifinals of the 2020 AHSAA State Basketball Championships at the BJCC Legacy Arena. The Tigers(26-6) of Coach Chucky Miller moved into the state finals set for…

Pastor, Trump Ally Robert Jeffress to Give Talladega Prayer

FILE – In this July 1, 2017, file photo, Pastor Robert Jeffress of the First Baptist Dallas Church Choir speaks as he introduces President Donald Trump during the Celebrate Freedom event at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington. The Megachurch pastor has been selected by Talladega Superspeedway to give Sunday’s pre-race invocation and wave the green flag….

Alabama native Grant Enfinger’s first NASCAR win at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. (talladegasuperspeedway.com)  – Grant Enfinger first attended races at Talladega Superspeedway as a fan with his father. This afternoon, however, the 31-year-old Fairhope, AL native held off teammate Spencer Gallagher for his first career NASCAR national series win at his home track in the fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola, capping a race filled with excitement as seven teams battled for five transfer…

Truex wins pole after bolts from confiscated at Talladega

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) – Martin Truex Jr. overcame an issue in inspection to win the pole for the playoff elimination race at Talladega Superspeedway. Truex turned a lap of 193.423 mph Saturday to earn the top starting spot Sunday. Winner of two races in the first round of the Chase, Truex is winless in round two but above the cutoff…

Alabama 500 advance tickets go on sale Friday

TALLADEGA, Ala. (talladegasuperspeedway.com)  – Tickets to Talladega Superspeedway’s Alabama 500 and fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola on Oct. 22-23 – the most anticipated NASCAR Chase Elimination races of 2016 – go on sale this Friday (June 10) and fans can save up to $10 with Advanced Pricing for a limited time. Advanced Pricing gives fans an opportunity to save money with countless ticket options…

Officials Refuse to Release Name of Man Killed by Alabama Police

Authorities are refusing to release the name of a man who was shot and killed by police in Alabama last weekend. The deadly shooting in Talladega County is being investigated by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, where spokesman Jesse Thornton said Friday the department won’t identify the victim. Thornton says in an email interview the State Bureau of Investigation doesn’t…