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Alabama NewsCenter — National Customer Service Week: Alabama Power uses online tools to communicate with customers

Alabama NewsCenter — National Customer Service Week: Alabama Power uses online tools to communicate with customers

| October 6, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

It’s hard to imagine a world without the internet, social media or even email. For many of us, the way we communicate, seek assistance and find new information looks very different than it did several years ago, thanks to online technology.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Enjoy new features at Alabama Power’s Preserves this fall

Alabama NewsCenter — Enjoy new features at Alabama Power’s Preserves this fall

| October 6, 2021 @ 10:00 am

Fall is the perfect time of year to get outside and enjoy the changing colors and cooler weather. The Alabama Power Preserves offer 65 public-use spaces across 12 reservoirs with free hiking trails, fishing piers, boat launches, picnic tables and more where you can continue to soak up the great outdoors.

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Alabama NewsCenter — ‘Genius grant’ goes to writer, radio producer with Alabama ties

Alabama NewsCenter — ‘Genius grant’ goes to writer, radio producer with Alabama ties

| October 5, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

A writer and radio producer with Alabama ties is among the latest recipients of a “genius grant” from the MacArthur Foundation.

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Alabama NewsCenter — UAB football opens Protective Stadium

Alabama NewsCenter — UAB football opens Protective Stadium

| October 5, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

Glenn Davis arrived at Protective Stadium at 1:30 p.m. Saturday for the 6 p.m. kickoff of Liberty and UAB. He was among hundreds of Blazer faithful who were drenched by a heavy shower about 75 minutes before kickoff.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Special Aerospace Services plans advanced production facility in Alabama

Alabama NewsCenter — Special Aerospace Services plans advanced production facility in Alabama

| October 5, 2021 @ 10:00 am

Officials break ground on a Special Aerospace Services high-tech production facility in Huntsville’s Cummings Research Park.

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Alabama NewsCenter — $100 million in gifts to set course for UAB School of Medicine

Alabama NewsCenter — $100 million in gifts to set course for UAB School of Medicine

| October 4, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

In grateful recognition of a transformational $95 million lead gift from longtime University of Alabama at Birmingham supporter Dr. Marnix E. Heersink, the UAB School of Medicine will now be named the UAB Marnix E. Heersink School of Medicine.

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Alabama NewsCenter — Recipe: Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo

Alabama NewsCenter — Recipe: Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo

| October 4, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

If I were to have a signature dish, this Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo would certainly be in the top five. It’s garlicky and creamy with tons of great flavor. I’ve been making this exact version for years – way before Heather and I got married.

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Alabama NewsCenter — University of Alabama College of Engineering opens new manufacturing program

Alabama NewsCenter — University of Alabama College of Engineering opens new manufacturing program

| October 4, 2021 @ 10:00 am

With an increasing need in the manufacturing world, the University of Alabama has expanded resources and experiences to its students to create a more prepared industrial workforce.

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Alabama NewsCenter — UK-based Ferroglobe eyes restart plan for silicon metal facility in Selma

Alabama NewsCenter — UK-based Ferroglobe eyes restart plan for silicon metal facility in Selma

| October 3, 2021 @ 2:00 pm

Silicon metals are used for a variety of industrial purposes, including in the production of silicon wafers that end up in photovoltaic solar panels.

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