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2014-10-01 23:11:57

PharmaPoint is pleased to announce that Family First Pharmacy will open in Jacksonville Medical Care (JMC) today. Birmingham, Ala. (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 PharmaPoint is pleased to announce that Family First Pharmacy will open in Jacksonville Medical Care (JMC) today. Located in Jacksonville, Arkansas, the clinic offers 12 family practice physicians, with more than 300 years of combined experience. “We are very excited to be able to offer the convenience of an onsite pharmacy to our...

2014-10-01 12:36:25

HopeLine Program Has Collected More than 10.8 million Phones, Distributed More Than $21.4 million in Cash Grants Nationally BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- October is national Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) and Verizon Wireless is encouraging all Alabamians to donate old phones to the company's HopeLine(®) program to support victims and local domestic violence organizations throughout the state. HopeLine from Verizon puts the nation's most reliable wireless...

2014-09-30 23:21:46

Naturalist Journeys, a top nature and birding tour company, announces the Dauphin Island Birding and Nature Tour from April 12 - 17, 2015. The tour is specially designed to feature the diverse migratory birds found on the Gulf Coast. Mobile, AL (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Naturalist Journeys, a top nature and birding tour company, announces the Dauphin Island Birding and Nature Tour from April 12 - 17, 2015. The tour is specially designed to feature the diverse migratory birds found on the...

2014-09-30 23:13:04

Indoor Maps Module Helps Enterprises and Universities Remain at Forefront of Mobile Technology Services Orlando, FL (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Modo Labs, the leading mobile campus platform provider to universities and enterprises, today unveiled an Indoor Maps solution at the EDUCAUSE conference that takes ease-of-use and implementation to an even higher level. In a separate announcement, the company also unveiled a new Facilities module, both which will be demonstrated by Modo Labs at...

2014-09-30 23:09:38

The American Parkinson Disease Association has announced $1.1 million in new research funding for 2014-2015 supporting seven Research grants, three Post-Doctoral Fellowships, and eight Centers of Advanced Research. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 The American Parkinson Disease Association is pleased to award research funding supporting seven Research grants to junior investigators pursuing research in Parkinson’s disease, three Post-Doctoral Fellowships to support post-doctoral...

2014-09-29 20:23:48

Now offers new homes for sale in Madison, Hampton Cove, Huntsville, Madison County, Hoover, McCalla, Bessemer, and Shelby County AL BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- North Alabama - Home Builder Valor Communities expands with six new home communities in Birmingham and Huntsville, Alabama New home buyers and realtors looking for exciting new homes for sale in Huntsville and Birmingham Alabama now have more choices thanks to Valor Communities. On their anniversary of...

2014-09-25 23:08:25

The 21st edition includes the top attorneys in 137 practice areas Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 The law firm of Christian & Small LLP, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama is pleased to announce 16 attorneys have been included in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. A listing in Best Lawyers is widely regarded as a major honor, granted to a lawyer by his peers....

2014-09-25 16:21:05

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Michael Gazarik, Ph.D., associate administrator of NASA's Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD), visited Southern Research Institute's Engineering Research Center (ERC) today to tour the engineering facilities and meet with engineering program directors. NASA established STMD in February 2013 to lead the innovation of technologies that will maintain NASA leadership in space exploration and spur U.S. economic growth....

2014-09-24 16:24:48

- They brought financial literacy programs to more than 25,000 students BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass and NBA Cares celebrated surpassing their goal of bringing financial education to 25,000 students in 2014 at their final event of the year Wednesday. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140825/139263 This year's BBVA Compass and NBA Cares initiative tipped off in February in Houston. Since then, more than 25,000 students in 400 schools across 19...

2014-09-22 23:11:38

IT professionals are invited to sign up for two-day Certified ScrumMaster training class in Columbus, Ohio October 28-29, 2014. Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The Braintrust Consulting Group will offer a Certified ScrumMaster training class in Columbus, Ohio October 28-29,2014. The two-day Certified ScrumMaster class offers attendees an in-depth immersion into the world of Scrum. Scrum is a simple yet incredibly powerful set of principles and practices that help teams...


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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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Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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