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2014-09-16 23:11:40

Achieve Clinical Research is looking for adults who have never have not been vaccinated for pneumonia within the last year to take part in this new clinical study. Applicants should be at least 18 years old in order to qualify for a clinical trial here in Birmingham. Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 *To find out more about this pneumonia vaccine clinical trial in Birmingham, AL, visit Achieve Clinical Research on the web...

2014-09-16 16:26:59

WETUMPKA, Ala., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wind Creek Casino & Hotel Wetumpka (WCW) is slated to host Charlie Wilson for the inaugural concert in the newly completed Wind Creek Wetumpka Entertainment Center. The concert is scheduled for November 14th at 8 pm. Tickets prices start at forty-five dollars and are on sale September 22nd at ticketmaster.com or Essentials inside the casino. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146535 A seven-time Grammy nominee, Charlie...

2014-09-15 16:20:34

Acura Mobile showcases the exciting 2015 Acura RLX with online overview MOBILE, Ala., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The reasons to buy a luxury sedan opposed to a standard sedan are many. Luxury sedans offer a tremendous amount of added features, style and performance to make them an attractive option for nearly every new car shopper. Unfortunately, any driver with a deep wish list of automotive attributes, traditionally found with luxury nameplates, must have a deep pocket...

2014-09-15 12:22:24

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Plant operators safely took Unit 2 of the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant offline on Sunday, Sept. 14, for a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080801/SOCOLOGO Each unit at Plant Vogtle requires new fuel every 18 months. The last refueling outage for Unit 2 was completed in the spring of 2013. "Unit 2 marked its 25(th) anniversary of commercial operation in May of this year,"...

2014-09-12 12:27:46

The only comprehensive college search apps now include a new marketing platform for college recruitment VESTAL, N.Y., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leverage Applications, a division of E-Step Consulting, is pleased to announce the full launch of its Mobile University Partner School program. July's release of Mobile University 3.0 (1.0 initially launched in 2011) and the new Mobile University Pro app, launched in May 2014, are the only comprehensive search apps available to...

2014-09-11 23:01:37

Kenneth O. Simon provides participants with an inside view on the 10 most effective ways to overcome barriers to settlement Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 The law firm of Christian & Small LLP, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, announces that Kenneth O. Simon, Esq., a Partner in the Firm, has been given the honor and opportunity to hold a webcast for the National Judicial College (NJC).The informative webcast entitled Dispute Resolution Skills: Top Ten Ways to...

2014-09-09 16:26:40

Dr. Shoals Psychiatric Med Clinic of Florence, Alabama is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews. FLORENCE, Ala., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. Shoals Psychiatric Med Clinic was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2012 Compassionate Doctor Certification. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140909/144561 Each year, nearly 100 million patients across the U.S. access websites...

2014-09-09 16:25:46

FLORENCE, Ala., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious Patients' Choice Award this year is Dr. Shoals Psychiatric Med Clinic. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140909/144455 In fact, of the nation's 870,000 active physicians and dentists, just five percent consistently received top scores from their patients on sites like Vitals (http://www.vitals.com), qualifying them for this honor in 2012. Millions of patients go...

2014-09-09 12:34:23

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In perfect step with cicayda's premium delivery of software and services in eDiscovery, cicayda announces the opening of the eDiscovery Institute & Review Center at Samford University's Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Alabama. The eDiscovery Institute & Review Center marks an historic, immediate step into the future of legal education and a better managed review opportunity for corporations and law firms needing outsourced...

2014-09-05 16:20:42

Consistently high demand in the US market TUSCALOOSA, Ala., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars: "We are consistently seeing record sales in the USA. By launching the new C-Class we are setting new standards in our biggest sales market." -- Unit sales increase in the USA by 8.2 percent to 205,894 vehicles from January to August -- New C-Class first...


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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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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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