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Alabama Newscenter — Scientists Identify New Home for Rare, Tiny Rush Darter

Alabama Newscenter — Scientists Identify New Home for Rare, Tiny Rush Darter

| April 14, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

The USDA Forest Service, with biologists from Alabama Power and the Alabama Department of Environmental Management, recently found the rare rush darter living in a new spot in the Bankhead National Forest.

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Alabama Newscenter — Alabama’s Bevill State HVAC Fast Track Program Graduates Students

Alabama Newscenter — Alabama’s Bevill State HVAC Fast Track Program Graduates Students

| April 14, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

The HVAC Fast Track Program is a partnership between Alabama Power and Bevill State to help address an emerging workforce need.

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Alabama Newscenter — Alabama Power Foundation Supports Tornado Relief

Alabama Newscenter — Alabama Power Foundation Supports Tornado Relief

| April 14, 2021 @ 10:00 am

A $20,000 donation by the Alabama Power Foundation to the American Red Cross is helping provide immediate relief and long-term recovery to victims of the tornadoes that tore through central Alabama late last month.

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Alabama Newscenter — People of Alabama: Lesli Johnson of Hoover

Alabama Newscenter — People of Alabama: Lesli Johnson of Hoover

| April 13, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

Lesli Johnson of Hoover wants to travel, but her work at American Village does allow her to travel back in time.

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Alabama Newscenter — Giant Elephant Now Stands Outside University of Alabama Crimson Tide’s Stadium

Alabama Newscenter — Giant Elephant Now Stands Outside University of Alabama Crimson Tide’s Stadium

| April 13, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

The latest addition to the University of Alabama’s campus could be endearing to Crimson Tide fans and intimidating to fans of opponents who visit Bryant-Denny Stadium.

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Alabama Newscenter — Alabama Forensic Council Wins Two National Championships

Alabama Newscenter — Alabama Forensic Council Wins Two National Championships

| April 12, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

Members of the Alabama Forensic Council at the University of Alabama figured out how best to make the Pi Kappa Delta National Comprehensive Tournament’s new virtual format work for them, and came away with two national championships.

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Alabama Newscenter — S&P Global Ratings Improve UAB’s Financial Outlook Even Amid Higher Ed Uncertainty

Alabama Newscenter — S&P Global Ratings Improve UAB’s Financial Outlook Even Amid Higher Ed Uncertainty

| April 12, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

A higher credit rating and outlook are overall indicators of UAB’s financial position and improve the institution’s ability to borrow money at a lower cost and to sell bonds, supporting investment in institutional priorities and strategic growth.

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Alabama Newscenter — How to Grow Nutritious, Delicious Microgreens

Alabama Newscenter — How to Grow Nutritious, Delicious Microgreens

| April 12, 2021 @ 10:00 am

Microgreens, those tiny, delicate plants that often adorn upscale restaurant dishes, are hugely popular in culinary circles and can also be an enormously fun crop to grow at home.

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