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Posted Friday, June 18, 2021 by WLRH News

Lyrique Music Production’s latest show, Legally Blonde opens at James Clemens Theater Friday, June 24th. Cast members Sarah Schomburg, who plays Elle Woods and Cameron Duvall who plays Warner Huntington III talked with Ginny Kennedy about this exciting return to live theatre.

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In this week’s episode, we spotlight ambient synth artist Nameless King, with tunes from their 2020 album: Downfall of Drangleic. We’ll also have tunes from Podboy, Knuckle Sucker, Evelyna, The Bear, Flora, Penny & Sparrow, and Energy Brats.

Opera Huntsville's Sierra Hammond curates music by African American composers for "Juneteenth", a virtual Opera Bytes presentation.

Sundial presents an excerpt from Madeline Rathz' prize winning short story about wisdom passed from mother to daughter on a sky watching expedition.

In this week’s episode, we spotlight Florence area Single Lock Records artist Belle Adair and spin their 2018 album: Tuscumbia. We’ll also have tunes from their label mates Dylan Leblanc feat. The Pollies, Exotic Dangers, and Space Tyger.

On this episode, our award-winning interview series, The Hard Part continues with a talk with David Person of the Rosa Parks Day Committee of Huntsville/Madison about their request that the Department of Justice take a closer look at Huntsville Police Department operations. We’ll also visit with the Huntsville Chamber Music Guild, hear from three winners of the Huntsville Literary Association’s Young Writers Contest.

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In this Dec. 15, 2013, file photo, former Indian athlete Milkha Singh, with, and Bollywood actor Bipasha Basu waves to the participants during the Delhi Half Marathon in New Delhi, India.

Singh's family said he died of complications from COVID-19. His wife, Nirmal Kuar, had died of the virus just days earlier.

Ebrahim Raisi, a candidate in Iran's presidential elections waves to the media after casting his vote at a polling station in Tehran, Iran Friday, June 18, 2021.

In initial results, Raisi won 17.8 million votes to Revolutionary Guard commander Mohsen Rezaei's 3.3 million and the moderate former Central Bank chief Abdolnasser Hemmati's 2.4 million.

Rioters clash with police as they push barricades to storm the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.

In response to a motion filed by NPR and other media organizations, the Justice Department released new videos which prosecutors say show assaults on police officers at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.

Mannequins in a clothing shop are posed to show solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement in Washington, D.C., on June 19, 2020. The city was marking Juneteenth, the holiday celebrating the day in 1865 that enslaved Black people in Galveston, Texas, learned they had been freed from bondage, more than two years after the Emancipation Proclamation. Juneteenth is now a federal holiday.

Day off? Extra pay? Or business as usual? Federal workers usually get holidays off, but the short notice on Juneteenth has created some exceptions. And companies aren't required to observe holidays.

Catherine Serou, a U.S. citizen studying in Russia.

Catherine Serou, a U.S. citizen studying in Russia, has been missing since she got into a car with a stranger earlier this week.



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