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Work to start on riverwalk

The Selam Times Journal

Date: 12/3/2016 3:12:00 PM

Construction is expected to start in 2017 with a pier overlooking the Alabama River next to the Bridge Tender’s House on Water Avenue. The pier will be a part replica of the former draw bridge. “We are very excited because we know that riverfront is

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Elias returns to Elite Series through Legends Exemption

Jackson Clarion-Ledger

Date: 12/2/2016 6:12:00 AM

In 1982 he won the Bassmaster Classic on the Alabama River and has been fishing in the Elite Series since its inception in 2006. During the 2016 season, however, his standing suffered and he failed to gain enough Angler of the Year points to qualify for

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The Great Montgomery Nutcracker opens Friday at Davis Theatre

Montgomery Advertiser

Date: 11/28/2016 10:19:00 AM

The Great Montgomery Nutcracker opens Friday at Davis Theatre Alabama River Region Ballet will present its 2nd annual “The Great Montgomery Nutcracker” at the historic Davis Theatre in downtown Montgomery. Check out this story on montgomeryadvertiser

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Low water exposes debris in northern Alabama rivers, lakes

Date: 11/26/2016 2:35:00 PM

FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) - Low water and the drought are creating dangerous areas for boaters on lakes and rivers in northern Alabama. WAAY-TV reports ( ) debris that is normally underwater is now exposed in the Tennessee River. Alabama

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Sabel Steel still growing after 160 years

Montgomery Advertiser

Date: 11/23/2016 12:29:00 PM

A framed invoice from the mid-19th century shows a list of furs the company was trading along the Alabama River at that time. More recent pictures show how much the company has grown lately – aerial shots of other Sabel Steel plants in Louisiana

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• River: Alabama River
• Length: 500 Miles
• Surface Area: 18,500 Acres
• Volume: 331,800 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 20,700 Square Miles
• Length: 105 Miles
Millers Ferry is a 17,200-acre reservoir on the Alabama River impounded by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in 1969. The official name of this impoundment is William (Bill) Dannelly Reservoir; however, it is better known locally as "Millers Ferry." There are numerous public access areas located on the reservoir. Camping facilities are available at Corps of Engineers public use areas at East Bank, Six Mile, and Chilatchee Creek. Roland Cooper State Park offers camping, cabins, and a golf course. Lodging, restaurants and tackle are available nearby in Camden.

Bisecting Alabama's Black Prairie Belt, the William "Bill" Dannelly Reservoir encompasses 105 miles of the Alabama River, from Millers Ferry Lock and Dam to the Robert F. Henry Lock and Dam.

Named for an active supporter of river development, the late Judge Dannelly of Camden, Alabama. Dannelly Reservoir was created by the construction of Millers Ferry Lock and Dam which was completed in 1970. The power plant produces enough electricity to serve more than 50,000 homes.
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