Wiley Barnard Alabama Music Hall of Fame http://apr.org en Director Of Ala. Music Hall Of Fame Resigns http://apr.org/post/director-ala-music-hall-fame-resigns <P>The head of the troubled Alabama Music Hall of Fame is stepping down from the position after two years.</P> <P>Hall executive director Wiley Barnard announced his resignation on Thursday.</P> <P>Barnard quit two years to the day after he became director.</P> <P>The museum is located in Tuscumbia, but it's been closed since late 2011 because of funding shortfalls linked to a reduction in state support.</P> <P>The hall is at least $42,000 in debt, and leaders have considered moving it to other cities including Birmingham.</P> <P>The chairman of the attraction's board, Rodney Hall, says Fri, 02 Aug 2013 21:58:03 +0000 The Associated Press 35330 at http://apr.org Director Of Ala. Music Hall Of Fame Resigns Alabama Music Hall of Fame Considers a Move http://apr.org/post/alabama-music-hall-fame-considers-move <P>The Alabama Music Hall of Fame's board of directors has given its executive director the authority to consider offers to move the attraction to Birmingham or Huntsville.</P> <P>The TimesDaily reports <A href="http://bit.ly/Zj8kYS"><U><FONT color=#ff0000>(http://bit.ly/Zj8kYS</FONT></U></A> ) that the Tuscumbia facility remains closed with no plans to reopen.</P> <P>Executive Director Wiley Barnard said he was approached by groups interested in moving the hall of fame and at least a portion of the museum to the other Alabama cities. Thu, 11 Apr 2013 13:34:38 +0000 The Associated Press 28338 at http://apr.org Alabama Music Hall of Fame Considers a Move