Mississippi and Alabama Top States in Terms of Obesity

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Mississippi is once again the state with the highest rate of obese people. Alabama follows closely behind at number 2. A person is considered obese when they have a body mass index higher than 30. BMI is based on your weight and height. The entire country is struggling with an obesity problem, but the South…


Sears Closing Mobile Store

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Sears has announced that they will be closing their Bel Air Mall location later this year. The store will begin a liquidation sale on July 17th. The Auto Center will also be closing. Sears is expected to remain open until August or September. The store and Auto Center have around 100 employees. Some will be…


Reebok Bringing Spartan Race To Saraland

Reebok Bringing Spartan Race

Local athletes will have a chance to test their limits this fall, as Reebok is bringing the Spartan Race to Saraland. The event, called the Alabama Super, will occur on October 17th, featuring over 20 obstacles and 30 elevation changes. The course is over 8 miles long. Registration pricing starts at $95 for an afternoon…