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2014-10-24 16:25:18

Point-Of-Sale System Blocks Illegal Pseudoephedrine Sales But Protects Lawful Purchase LUTHERVILLE, Md., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators (NADDI) today highlighted the latest results achieved by Alabama's real-time, stop-sale pseudoephedrine (PSE) tracking system. The National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx) system automatically blocks unlawful pseudoephedrine purchases at the point of sale and helps flag meth suspects for law...

2014-10-24 16:22:02

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville today released a request for proposals for a 25MW Combined Heat and Power (CHP) renewable energy project at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. The Redstone Arsenal project is a 30-year Power Purchase Agreement, whereby the Army offers to purchase the on-site generated renewable steam and electricity for up to 30 years in accordance with the terms and...

2014-10-23 23:07:55

The Braintrust Consulting Group experts to host Certified Scrum Developer (CSD)-Track Two training course the week of December 1-5, 2014 in Des Moines, Iowa. Birmingham, Ala. (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 The Braintrust Consulting Group will offer a Certified Scrum Developer (CSD)-Track Two training class in Des Moines, Iowa the week of December 1-5, 2014. The Braintrust Consulting Group has bundled a series of classes into a complete week-long certification track to earn Scrum Developer...

2014-10-23 08:31:17

MONTGOMERY, Ala., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, thousands of girls across America will celebrate their "sweet 16." But for orphan girls in Europe's poorest nation, Moldova, there's nothing sweet about that milestone. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141022/153857 The June after their 16th birthday, orphans in that country "age out" of state-run institutions. They leave with $30, a bus ticket back to the village from which they came... and a target on their back....

2014-10-22 12:20:53

MTV Personality Sway Calloway Joins Local Influencers, Green Thought Leaders to Promote Sustainability Mission TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Green Initiative will celebrate five years of partnership with Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) during the State Farm Magic City Classic in Birmingham, Ala. Launched by Toyota in 2009, the Toyota Green Initiative (TGI) is an environmental stewardship platform that educates HBCU students, alumni, and...

2014-10-21 23:02:00

Decosimo will join Huntsville’s Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP in hosting a merger and acquisitions seminar on November 18. Entitled, “Maximizing Value for Business Growth & Transactions,” the half-day seminar features subject-matter experts from Decosimo and Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP addressing a range of topics related to mergers and acquisitions. HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Decosimo, a Top 100 accounting and business advisory firm, joins Huntsville’s...

2014-10-21 23:01:54

W. Steven Nichols rejoins Christian & Small LLP Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 The law firm of Christian & Small LLP, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, announced today that W. Steven Nichols has rejoined the firm as an Associate focusing on areas such as product liability, premises liability, business, personal injury, transportation and insurance law. “I am excited and ready to continue my legal career at Christian & Small,” Nichols said. “I was drawn...

2014-10-16 08:36:53

Double the network capacity, higher peak speeds now in more than 400 markets nationwide ANNISTON, Ala., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has expanded its newest technology - known as XLTE - in more markets including Anniston, Alabama, to boost 4G LTE network capacity and enhance high-speed services for customers. Today, more than 400 of Verizon's 4G LTE 500-plus markets have been enhanced with XLTE, with more scheduled to be completed by the end of the year. XLTE...

2014-10-16 08:33:45

Changes Will Further Enhance Company's Ability to Grow Profitably BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC), the nation's largest producer of construction aggregates, today announced new division leadership and changes to its organizational structure that will further enhance the Company's ability to serve customers and increase profitability while also continuing to capture strategic growth opportunities across its footprint. The new...

2014-10-15 23:01:54

mediStat Specialized Pharmacy today announced it has voluntarily registered with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a Human Drug Compounding Outsourcing Facility under section 503B of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic (FD&C) Act. Foley, AL (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 mediStat Specialized Pharmacy today announced it has voluntarily registered with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a Human Drug Compounding Outsourcing Facility under section 503B of the Federal Food,...


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Conecuh National Forest
2013-10-14 14:58:08

Conecuh National Forest is a national forest that is located in the state of Alabama in the United States. This forest holds 83,000 acres of land that was reforested after most of the original forest was cut down in the 1930’s. This negatively affected the red-cockaded woodpecker, but the forest is currently being reforested with longleaf pines, which are native to the forest. This hilly area also contains dogwood, upland scrub oak, hardwood swamps, pitcher plant bogs, cypress ponds, and...

James Shelton Voss
2012-10-27 14:01:58

James Shelton Voss is a retired NASA astronaut as well as a retired United States Army Colonel. Voss now serves as the Vice President of Engineering at SpaceDev. On March 3, 1949, Voss was born in Cordova, Alabama but later moved to Opelika, Alabama to live and be raised by his grandparents. He went on to join the wrestling team at Opelika High School and after graduating, he went on to join the wrestling at Auburn University. There, he also was elected as Chapter President of the Theta Xi...

Henry Hartsfield
2012-10-18 13:36:10

Henry Hartsfield is a retired United States Air Force officer and a former NASA astronaut. He was born Henry Warren "Hank" Hartsfield, Jr. on November 21, 1933 in Birmingham, Alabama where he was raised. He graduated from West End High School and went on to attend Auburn University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics in 1954 and received his commission through the Reserve Officer Training Program. He joined the Air Force a year after his graduation and was assigned to the...

Larry DeLucas
2012-08-17 14:27:14

Larry DeLucas is an American biochemist and astronaut. He was born James "Larry" DeLucas on July 11, 1950 in Syracuse, New York. He attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham and received the following degrees: a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry in 1972; a Master of Science degree in Chemistry in 1974; a Bachelor of Science degree in Physiological Optics in 1979; a Doctorate in Optometry in 1981; and a Doctorate in Biochemistry in 1982. After he received his last doctorate,...

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2012-06-14 11:28:00

Symbol: RHAL5 Group: Dicot Family: Ericaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   AZAL Azalea alabamensis (Rehder) Small Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, FL, GA, MS, TN Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants...

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