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Fireworks

While watching the July Fourth fireworks from the parking lot of Athens High School Thursday, Brandy Peek and Lauren Long saw this object floating in the sky and chased it down. Peek, Long and Tyler Cox, pictured, believe the UFO was part of one of the fireworks but said it looked like a huge floating object while inflated.

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A recent national telephone survey found 75 percent of respondents believe the sale and use of pot will eventually be legal nationwide. Do you think marijuana should be legal in Alabama?

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No
No, but I don’t think pot smokers should go to jail
Yes, but only for medical use
Yes, but only for personal adult use
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