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Goal Post sign at Betty's Bar-B-Q 2014

'Part of our history' Goal Post Bar-B-Q sign back on Quintard

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Posted: Thursday, August 14, 2014 8:38 pm | Updated: 9:11 pm, Thu Aug 14, 2014.

As a crowd of around 150 people gathered outside Betty’s Bar-B-Q Thursday, Robin Nesbit-Mayfield and her mother, Carole Nesbit, broke away and huddled around Robin’s smartphone to take a picture of Anniston’s most beloved sign.

“It was just part of our life, part of our history,” Robin said of Goal Post Bar-B-Q’s animated neon football player, who has kicked millions of perfect field goals for the last half century.

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