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Good Roots grant applications available Monday

Cities, schools, nonprofits can apply for tree-planting grants The Alabama Power Foundation will accept applications for the 2018 Good Roots grant program between April 23 and June 15. In…

Volunteers set to clean Weiss Lake April 28

What: The Renew Our Rivers Weiss Lake cleanup is Saturday, April 28. Volunteers should report at 8 a.m. to Cedar Bluff Causeway ramp. Minors must have a chaperone to participate. Volunteers should…

ALABAMA POWER DIVIDENDS DECLARED

ALABAMA POWER DIVIDENDS DECLARED BIRMINGHAM – The board of directors of Alabama Power Company has declared the regular quarterly dividends on the company’s outstanding preferred stock as follows:

Volunteers set to clean Lay Lake April 15-21

What: The Renew Our Rivers Lay Lake cleanup is April 15-21. Cleanups will take place in several locations during the week. Volunteers should contact the coordinator for targeted areas. The week…

Volunteers set to clean Cahaba River April 7

What: The annual Renew Our Rivers Cahaba River cleanup is Saturday, April 7. Volunteers should report at 8 a.m. to the Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge near West Blocton. Minors must have a…

Volunteers set to clean Lay Lake April 7

What: The annual Renew Our Rivers Lay Lake cleanup at the Gaston Steam Plant is Saturday, April 7. Volunteers should report at 7 a.m. to Richey’s Resort at the steam plant on Highway 25. Local…

Coosa River drawdowns set for fall

Alabama Power schedules dates for drawdowns on four lakes on the Coosa River to begin in September Alabama Power has set tentative dates this fall for water-level drawdowns on Lay, Mitchell,…

Volunteers set to clean Lake Mitchell March 24

What: The Renew Our Rivers Lake Mitchell cleanup is Saturday, March 24. Volunteers should report at 8 a.m. to the Higgins Ferry boat launch for a safety briefing. The cleanup will end at 11:30…

Volunteers set to clean Valley Creek March 17

What: The annual Valley Creek cleanup is Saturday, March 17. Volunteers should report at 8:30 a.m. to one of nine collection sites around Jefferson County (see locations below). One cleanup, at…