Huntsville Stars

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6:05 am
Tue June 24, 2014

Biloxi Team Name Voting Continues

The Huntsville Stars are moving to Biloxi

The Name the Team contest for Biloxi's new Double-A baseball team is being extended for another week.

The team says Monday in a news release that they've nearly 48,000 votes over the first three weeks.

Voters will be selecting from one of six options: Beacon, Black Jacks, Mullets, Schooners, Shrimpers and Shuckers. The six were the top vote-getters in the first stage of the contest.

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Baseball Game-Gun Giveaway
5:13 pm
Fri June 28, 2013

Huntsville Stars Holding Gun Giveaway At Ballgame

A minor league baseball team in Huntsville is holding a gun giveaway at a game and offering free admission to members of the National Rifle Association.
Credit Huntsville Stars / http://www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t559

A minor league baseball team in Alabama is holding a gun giveaway at a game and offering free admission to members of the National Rifle Association.


The Huntsville Stars are planning a promotion called "Second Amendment Night" on July 3.


A Huntsville-area gun shop is sponsoring the promotion for the Stars, a Class-AA affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers. NRA members will get into the game for free with their membership card, and the team will hold a drawing for two free rifles and a handgun during the game.

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