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2015-03-27 20:23:33

Kentucky's Roberts Wins Co-Angler Title, $20,000 JASPER, Ala., March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fishing in just his second event as a professional,

2015-03-24 23:11:01

Adopts LENA Start™ Model to Improve the Home Language Environment for Children 0-30 Months Boulder, Colo.

2015-03-24 00:22:26

Investment Expands Access to Nation's Strongest 4G LTE Signal, AT&T U-verse Services BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* has invested more than $1.3 billion in its best-in-class

2015-03-23 12:23:31

WASHINGTON, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 100 high school and college teams from around the world will race against each other during NASA's Human Exploration Rover Challenge

2015-03-23 08:21:13

2015 editions of Lincoln MKC and MKX now available at North Alabama dealership SCOTTSBORO, Ala., Mar.

2015-03-20 08:22:31

NEW ORLEANS, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) announced today that its Sand Valley Landfill Gas-to-Energy (LFGTE) project in Collinsville, Ala.

2015-03-20 08:20:39

Harbin Automotive welcomes updated edition of America's best-selling heavy duty truck SCOTTSBORO, Ala., March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In a year when the release of the redesigned

2015-03-19 12:22:46

PITTSBURGH, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) is pleased to announce two capital investment projects valued at a total of $277.5 million.

2015-03-18 08:29:37

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chinese Drywall Complaint Center is now urging reputable home building inspectors, or building inspection companies in Florida, Alabama, Mississippi,

2015-03-17 23:06:33

The Brian Campbell Agency is focusing on raising funds for Xander, a 10-year old boy diagnosed with three lifelong, incurable diseases.


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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
cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.