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Philip Roth, Fearless and Celebrated Author, Dies at 85

NEW YORK - Philip Roth, the prize-winning novelist and fearless narrator of sex, death, assimilation and fate, from the comic madness of 'Portnoy's Complaint'' to ...


Final Day of Georgia Washington Middle before Closing is 'Bittersweet'

It was a day full of mixed emotions for Georgia Washington Middle students and parents. Thursday was the school's last day before closing.'It was kind ...


Pike Road Schools Superintendent Reflects on First Full Year

For Pike Road Schools, the end of the school year is here. Superintendent Dr. Chuck Ledbetter says there have plenty of wins that he is ...


Barons Win Extra-Inning Dogfight

The Birmingham Barons (20-26) overcame a string of miscues, fighting through four lead changes to snap a six-game skid with a 9-8, extra-inning victory over ...


Pay raises coming for Pelham teachers

PELHAM, AL (WBRC) - Teachers in Pelham are getting a pay raise.The local pay boost will range from one to one and a half percent ...


Walker Co. Sheriff's offering $1,000 for information after dog shot in eye with arrow

WALKER COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - The Walker County Sheriff's Office is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone with information about a dog that was shot ...


Jefferson County saves millions by refinancing debt

JEFFERSON COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - Jefferson County Commissioners approved a sale of warrants on Thursday which means the county sold off some $138 million of ...


Trucks by the Tracks returns to Northport

NORTHPORT, AL (WBRC) - After a two year break, Trucks by the Tracks returned to downtown Northport Thursday.People lined up to sample food and drinks ...


University of Alabama volcano expert shares her thoughts on Hawaiian volcanic eruption

TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) - Geysers of hot lava and ash have erupted from underground fissures for nearly a month.And no end is in sight according ...


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One of the defining critical essays about American cinema in the 1970s is Robin Wood's 'œThe Incoherent Text: Narrative in the '70s,' which was originally published in Movie in 1980'“81 and later republished in a slightly revised version as a ...

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