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EPA Awards University of Alabama with a Grant to Help Design Sustainable Technologies (AL)

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Atlanta - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded University of Alabama with the People, Prosperity, and Planet (P3) award for the 2014-2015 school year. Nationally the grants were awarded to 42 teams of college and university students. The teams will design innovative solutions to su...

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on Oct 16, 2014 at 03:53 PM

EPA Honors Alabama-based McElroy Truck Lines for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency (AL)

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(10/07/2014-ATLANTA) ? The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is honoring McElroy Truck Lines along with 43 other top truck and multi-modal carriers as industry leaders in supply chain environmental and energy efficiency with its 2014 SmartWay® Excellence Awards announced today by EPA Admini...

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on Oct 08, 2014 at 04:25 AM
Sims starts, Alabama beats ...

Sims starts, Alabama beats WVU, 33-23

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ATLANTA (AP) — Blake Sims was good enough in his first start at quarterback for Alabama, getting plenty of help from Amari Cooper, T.J. Yeldon and Derrick Henry, and the second-ranked Crimson Tide held off West Virginia 33-23 Saturday.

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on Aug 31, 2014 at 01:20 AM
Sims starts, finishes, Alab...

Sims starts, finishes, Alabama beats WVU, 33-23

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ATLANTA (AP) — Blake Sims was good enough to finish his first start at quarterback for Alabama, getting plenty of help from Amari Cooper, T.J. Yeldon and Derrick Henry, and the second-ranked Crimson Tide held off West Virginia 33-23 Saturday.

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on Aug 30, 2014 at 11:50 PM
Half-ton Alabama Alligator ...

Half-ton Alabama Alligator Sets World Record

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CAMDEN, Ala. (AP) — A gigantic alligator caught by a family in Alabama earlier this month has set a Safari Club International world record.AL.com reports (http://bit.ly/1zT6HTu ) a pair of master measurers from Safari Club International examined the 1,000-pound alligator on Friday, determining a total length of 15-feet, 9-inches. That's 13 inches longer than the organization's previous world re...

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on Aug 29, 2014 at 10:20 PM

Video Interlude : Watch a History of Alabama's Storied Bayley's Seafood

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Southern Foodways' always-excellent video series returns this week with a short documentary about Bayley's Seafood, which originally opened in 1947. Bayley's, in the small town of Theodore, Alabama, has been owned by the same family since its debut, and...

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on Aug 26, 2014 at 11:50 PM
Ala. couple charged with ra...

Ala. couple charged with rape in bid to impregnate underage girl

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An Alabama couple has been charged with raping a 17-year-old relative multiple times in an unsuccessful attempt to impregnate her so they could keep the baby, prosecutors said Monday. Jeremy and Amanda Swann, both 29-year-old residents of Jones, about 40 miles northwest of Montgomery, were arrested on Thursday and have been charged with first-degree rape, Selma-based Assistant District Attorney...

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on Aug 25, 2014 at 10:50 PM

Public Meeting on Alabama Plating Superfund Site Set for Monday in Vincent, Alabama (AL)

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ATLANTA ? The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) will host a public meeting for the general public on Monday, August 25, 2014 at the Vincent Middle High School auditorium in Vincent, AL from 6:00 p.m. ? 8:00 p.m. to discuss the pr...

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on Aug 21, 2014 at 04:51 PM
Promising Alabama Pilot Pro...

Promising Alabama Pilot Project Turns Algae to Biofuel Using Sewage!

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Let’s face it. Algae aren’t very exciting. But the prospect of creating a viable source of biofuel from these microscopic organisms is, and a Nevada company is finally starting to make a go of it with their pilot plant off the coast of Alabama that uses

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on Aug 21, 2014 at 04:20 PM

1,000-pound alligator snared in Alabama hunt

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(Reuters) - Hunters in Alabama snared an alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds, the largest ever caught in a legal hunt in the state, conservation officials said on Monday.

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on Aug 18, 2014 at 06:20 PM