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Robert Sims
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Lives in Birmingham, Ala.
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There's the lot of it from Tuscaloosa on this Saturday before Easter.
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Occupation
Content director of al.com
Employment
  • al.com
    director of community news, 2012 - present
  • al.com
    director of content, 2010 - 2012
  • Birmingham News
    web editor, assistant metro editor, night metro editor, copy desk, 2000 - 2010
  • Advertiser Company
    reporter, editor, 1985 - 1992
  • Montgomery Independent
    editor, 1992 - 1994
  • Winter Haven News Chief
    terrible managing editor, 1995 - 1998
  • Orlando Sentinel
    new business development flunky, 1998 - 2000
  • U.S. Air Force
    intelligence analyst, public affairs supervisor, 1975 - 1985
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Male
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Shaggy, Duke, Dammit
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Husband, father, dog owner, journalist, ham-handed handyman.
Introduction
For a living, and to feed my passion, I am the director of community news for al.com.

I like to garden.

I like to listen to very loud rock music.

I like to burst into song.
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I have four wonderful children and two wonderful grandchildren.
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Birmingham, Ala.
Previously
Nashville, Tenn. - Chattanooga, Tenn. - Kissimmee, Fla. - Johnson City, Tenn. - Greeneville, Tenn. - Cary, N.C. - San Antonio, Texas - San Angelo, Texas - Prattville, Ala. - Montgomery, Ala. - Iraklion, Crete, Greece - Osan, South Korea
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A great location, tremendous service from the staff, a delightful and gluten-free breakfast. Very near the Trevi Fountain and easy walking distance to most others. Wine on the rooftop? Yes, please. Totally recommend, especiallly the easy and informed conversation from the 24/7 staff.
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