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Alabama News Center: Alabama Power crews hard at work restoring power in Texas

Alabama News Center: Alabama Power crews hard at work restoring power in Texas

| July 12, 2024 @ 6:00 am

By: Alabama News Center Staff Alabama Power crews have been hard at work assisting with power restoration efforts in Texas in the wake of Hurricane Beryl. Alabama Power worked with host power company CenterPoint Energy and other crews to restore nearly 1 million customers in the Houston area Wednesday, with about 1.2 million left to […]

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Alabama News Center — Birmingham Barons will never forget the ‘Season of Jordan’

Alabama News Center — Birmingham Barons will never forget the ‘Season of Jordan’

| July 10, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

Bill Hardekopf remembers when his life and that of the Birmingham Barons franchise he led changed forever. It was the day that the world learned that Michael Jordan was going to spend the summer playing Minor League Baseball.

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Alabama News Center — Recipe: Pineapple Teriyaki Chicken Over Noodles

Alabama News Center — Recipe: Pineapple Teriyaki Chicken Over Noodles

| July 10, 2024 @ 8:00 am

OK, y’all, I’ve got another ramen noodle dish for you, Pineapple Teriyaki Chicken Over Noodles.

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Alabama News Center — Gov. Ivey awards $11.2 million to boost EV charging availability on Alabama interstates

Alabama News Center — Gov. Ivey awards $11.2 million to boost EV charging availability on Alabama interstates

| July 8, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded 14 grants totaling $11.2 million of federal highway funding to ensure Alabama is poised to accommodate electric vehicles as they continue to make their way onto the state’s roads.

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Alabama News Center — Aerial gunnery training shows Alabama’s 1-131st Aviation Regiment’s precision and resilience

Alabama News Center — Aerial gunnery training shows Alabama’s 1-131st Aviation Regiment’s precision and resilience

| July 8, 2024 @ 10:00 am

The Alabama National Guard’s 1-131st Aviation Regiment showcased its skills and resilience during the unit’s recent annual training, conducting aerial gunnery exercises at Camp Shelby, Mississippi.

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Alabama News Center — Summertime, lakes and mosquitoes – Alabama Power environmentalists help keep bloodsuckers at bay

Alabama News Center — Summertime, lakes and mosquitoes – Alabama Power environmentalists help keep bloodsuckers at bay

| July 5, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

Summer is officially here and that means trying to avoid mosquitoes might seem impossible! Although mosquitos can be annoying while trying to enjoy outdoor summer activities such as spending time on the lake, there are a few ways to keep them at bay.

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Alabama News Center — Breakthrough Series practices at Birmingham, Alabama’s Rickwood Field

Alabama News Center — Breakthrough Series practices at Birmingham, Alabama’s Rickwood Field

| July 4, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

“Because I have a gift of teaching,” Manuel said. “I believe my gift is to bring (along) the young Black player, give him everything that I learned, to make the game better as a whole, not just for the Blacks but just as a whole, for the game. That’s my calling.”

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Alabama News Center — Alabama’s Big Spoon Creamery celebrating a decade of delight with sweet anniversary bash

Alabama News Center — Alabama’s Big Spoon Creamery celebrating a decade of delight with sweet anniversary bash

| July 4, 2024 @ 9:00 am

It was 10 years ago when Ryan and Geri-Martha O’Hara got married and began selling artisan ice cream in their driveway.

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Alabama News Center — The ultimate Fourth of July guide to an Alabama barbecue

Alabama News Center — The ultimate Fourth of July guide to an Alabama barbecue

| July 4, 2024 @ 5:00 am

Sure, you can run to your local superstore to stock up on shrink-wrapped steaks, ground meat, ribs and anything else needed for a Fourth of July Alabama barbecue.

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Alabama News Center — Shape Corp. celebrates opening of second Alabama production facility

Alabama News Center — Shape Corp. celebrates opening of second Alabama production facility

| July 2, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

Shape Corp., a global Tier 1 automotive supplier, officially opened its second Alabama production facility in Tanner after completing a $74 million growth project that will create more than 100 jobs in the coming year.

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Alabama News Center — Nature’s wonder-book: Alabama State Parks educate and inspire

Alabama News Center — Nature’s wonder-book: Alabama State Parks educate and inspire

| July 2, 2024 @ 8:00 am

The Brooks Elementary students’ field trip – and field trips like it for approximately 5,000 students across the state – was made possible through the generous support of The Caring Foundation of Blue Cross and Blue Shield Alabama.

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Alabama News Center — Jefferson County Micro Business Accelerator launches as ‘game-changer’

Alabama News Center — Jefferson County Micro Business Accelerator launches as ‘game-changer’

| July 1, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

The Central Alabama Redevelopment Alliance (CARA) recently announced the launch of the Jefferson County Micro Business Accelerator, an innovative initiative designed to propel small businesses toward growth and long-term success.

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Alabama News Center — Alabama State Parks adding 12 pollinator gardens thanks to RC&D grant funding

Alabama News Center — Alabama State Parks adding 12 pollinator gardens thanks to RC&D grant funding

| July 1, 2024 @ 8:00 am

The Alabama Association of Resource, Conservation and Development (RC&D) Councils recently presented a $25,000 grant to Alabama State Parks during the Pollinator Festival at Oak Mountain State Park (OMSP).

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Alabama News Center — Recipe: Minty Watermelon Blueberry Salad

Alabama News Center — Recipe: Minty Watermelon Blueberry Salad

| June 30, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

Happy Fourth of July, y’all. To me, the Fourth of July isn’t complete until you have a huge serving of juicy watermelon. Yum. When I was a kid, watermelon and fireworks were always a tradition for the Fourth.

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