Iron Bowl 2012 http://apr.org en Jeweler Refunds About $55,000 Over Football Pledge http://apr.org/post/jeweler-refunds-about-55000-over-football-pledge <P>An Alabama jeweler says he's refunded more than $50,000 -- and received many smiles -- since Alabama shut out archrival Auburn in their annual football game last weekend.</P> <P>Jeff Dennis had promised to refund purchases at his Gardendale jewelry store if either team failed to score.</P> <DIV> <P>No. 2 Alabama's 49-0 victory over Auburn meant that Dennis owed thousands of dollars in refunds. Al.com reports (http://bit.ly/U4ootq) that he's already refunded about $55,000.</P> <P>Dennis will give a total of about 300 refunds to customers who shopped between Nov. 16 and Nov. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 14:10:56 +0000 The Associated Press 21336 at http://apr.org Jeweler Refunds About $55,000 Over Football Pledge Ala Jeweler Refunding Purchases Over Shutout http://apr.org/post/ala-jeweler-refunding-purchases-over-shutout <P>An Alabama jeweler says he owes customers tens of thousands of dollars since Alabama shut out archrival Auburn in their annual football game last weekend.</P> <P>Jeff Dennis had promised to refund purchases at his Gardendale jewelry store if either team failed to score.</P> <DIV> <P>WIAT-TV (<A href="http://bit.ly/Tq3icI"><U><FONT color=#0000ff>http://bit.ly/Tq3icI</FONT></U></A> ) reports that No. 2 Alabama's 49-0 victory over Auburn means Dennis is getting ready to pay up.</P> <P>Dennis will give a total of about 300 refunds to customers who shopped between Nov. 16 and Nov. Tue, 27 Nov 2012 13:48:54 +0000 The Associated Press 21223 at http://apr.org Ala Jeweler Refunding Purchases Over Shutout Mayors of Auburn, Tuscaloosa Place Bets on Game http://apr.org/post/mayors-auburn-tuscaloosa-place-bets-game <p>The mayors of Auburn and Tuscaloosa have something riding on the outcome of this year's Iron Bowl.</p><p>Auburn Mayor Bill Ham and Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox made a friendly wager on Saturday's game between Auburn University and the University of Alabama.</p><div><p>Ham will make a contribution to the city of Tuscaloosa's tornado recovery fund if the No. 2 Crimson Tide beats unranked Auburn.</p><p>Maddox will make a donation to the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Lee County if the Tigers pull off an upset and defeat Alabama.</p> Sat, 24 Nov 2012 14:50:03 +0000 The Associated Press 21125 at http://apr.org Mayors of Auburn, Tuscaloosa Place Bets on Game