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Volunteers set to clean Lake Mitchell March 21

What: The Renew Our Rivers Lake Mitchell (Coosa River) cleanup is Saturday, March 21. Volunteers should report at 8 a.m. to the Higgins Ferry boat launch for a safety briefing. The cleanup will…

Volunteers set to clean Valley Creek March 14

What: The Valley Creek cleanup is Saturday, March 14. Volunteers should report at 8:30 a.m. to one of four collection sites around Jefferson County (see locations below). Volunteers should wear…

Alabama Power Foundation awards Classroom grants

The Alabama Power Foundation has awarded Classroom grants to schools across Alabama to support learning initiatives at the elementary, middle and high school levels. The program provides teachers…

Volunteers set to clean Lake Eufaula March 7

What: The annual Renew Our Rivers cleanup for Lake Eufaula is Saturday, March 7. Volunteers should report to the Old Creek Town recreation area from 7:30 a.m. to 8 a.m., and wear rubber boots,…

Volunteers set to clean Bankhead Lake Feb. 29

What: The first Renew Our Rivers cleanup of 2020 is Saturday, Feb. 29, where Locust Fork meets Bankhead Lake. Volunteers should report at 8 a.m. and wear rubber boots, long pants, hats, insect…

Heavy rain postpones Alabama River cleanup

Heavy rainfall has prompted Renew Our Rivers to postpone its first cleanup of 2020. Renew Our Rivers consulted with the Army Corps of Engineers and Autauga County Rescue in making the decision….

Spillway gates operating at Coosa River dams

More rain forecast; Weiss Lake expected to rise above summer level Because of the recent heavy rains, Alabama Power will continue operating spillway gates for the next few days at Weiss, Henry,…

Volunteers set to clean Alabama River Feb. 15

What: The first Renew Our Rivers cleanup of 2020 is Saturday, Feb. 15, at Swift Creek Landing in Autaugaville. Volunteers should report at the boat ramp at 9 a.m. and wear rubber boots, long…

Renew Our Rivers kicks off 21st year

The third decade of Renew Our Rivers (ROR) gets underway in February with the first of the year’s 32 cleanups of Alabama rivers and waterways. If last year is any indication, there will be more…

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: Preferred Stock ($100 Par Value)

Murphy named Mobile Division vice president

Patrick Murphy has been named vice president of Alabama Power’s Mobile Division, effective Jan. 1, 2020. In his new role, Murphy will focus on Alabama Power’s business operations in the…