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Yellowhammer State


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  • proper n. The nickname of Alabama.


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  • Jeff Sessions, that peach from the Yellowhammer State

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  • So, it is with a heavy heart that we put the Yellowhammer State -- best state nickname?

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  • New York - Immigrant families rush to leave the Yellowhammer State - which is now enforcing an immigration law that might be the nation's toughest

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  • MONTGOMERY, Al. -- The Yellowhammer State recently passed a law requiring steel coil haulers to be specially-certified -- making it one of the toughest jurisdictions on securement rules in North America.


  • But at age 18 I burned with desire to leave Alabama, and experience life outside the Yellowhammer State.


  • So she named the pooch after the Choctaws, one of the five great Indian tribes of the Yellowhammer State.


  • Don Siegelman spent twenty years working his way up from Alabama’s secretary of state to attorney general to lieutenant governor before winning the Yellowhammer State’s governorship in 1998.


  • For the Yellowhammer State, though, I prefer "Stars Fell On Alabama."


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