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Volunteers set to clean Lake Martin Nov. 1-2

What: The Renew Our Rivers Lake Martin cleanup is Friday and Saturday, Nov. 1-2. Volunteers should report to one of the following locations: Wind Creek State Park Marina, Kowaliga Boat Ramp or…

Volunteers set to clean Lake Mitchell Oct. 26

What: The Renew Our Rivers fall Lake Mitchell cleanup is Saturday, Oct. 26. 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 to clean R.L. Harris Reservoir Oct. 22-24

What: The Renew Our Rivers R.L. Harris Reservoir (also known as Lake Wedowee) cleanup is Oct. 22-24. Volunteers should report each day at 8 a.m. to the Highway 48 boat ramp. Volunteers should wear…

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)

Renew Our Rivers volunteers to clean Lake Demopolis

What: The Renew Our Rivers Lake Demopolis cleanup is Friday and Saturday, Oct. 4-5. Volunteers coming to Saturday’s community cleanup should report at 8 a.m. to the Demopolis City Landing on…

Heat, lack of rain affecting Alabama Power lake levels

Hot and dry conditions across Alabama are beginning to take a toll on Alabama Power lake levels. “Despite an extremely wet winter season, the dry conditions that have developed are now negatively…

Renew Our Rivers volunteers to clean Valley Creek

What: The twice-a-year Valley Creek cleanup is Saturday, Sept. 28. Volunteers should report at 8:30 a.m. to one of five collection sites around Jefferson County (see locations below). Volunteers…

Alabama Power Foundation awards Good Roots grants

Grants support beautification projects across the state The Alabama Power Foundation has awarded 39 Good Roots grants to recipients across Alabama. In partnership with the Alabama Forestry…

Renew Our Rivers kicks off fall season of cleanups

Football season is underway but fall also brings the second half of the Renew Our Rivers cleanup schedule. So far this year, volunteers have removed more than 164,000 pounds of trash and debris…