Governor to issue traditional turkey pardon


{} {} Alabama Governor Robert Bentley will continue a decades-old Alabama tradition Wednesday when he pardons Clyde the turkey.{} {} First Lady Dianne Bentley will join the Governor at noon for the pardoning ceremony at the Governor's Mansion in Montgomery. {}The Governor and first lady will reflect on the meaning of Thanksgiving during the ceremony,{} {} The turkey comes from the Bates Family Farm, which provides turkeys for the Bates House of Turkey restaurant in Greenville.