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Crimson Tide fans plan Friday tailgate

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Tailgating and football go together like peanut butter and jelly.

This week, fans of the Minden Crimson Tide are busting out the grills and games for a “Tailgating Extravaganza” behind the new home bleachers prior to the Tide’s rivalry matchup with North Webster.

Jeff Rhodes, the man behind the event, says the tailgate is an attempt to revitalize the spirit and fellowship that spawned during Minden’s historic 2006 season.

“My cousin Brady Dunn and some of his classmates started tailgating at Minden games during that season,” Rhodes said. “He called me recently and said, ‘Let’s bring back the tailgating’, so