Because of substantial rainfall this summer, Alabama Power will keep the water level higher for a few more weeks at Lake Martin.
Under the company’s federal operating license for Martin Dam, Alabama Power can extend summer water levels at Lake Martin into mid-October, when conditions allow it.
Date: 5/30/2018 10:28:00 PM
The Little Tallapoosa River near Bowdon, for instance, has received just under 3 inches of rain over the past seven days, according to the U.S. Geological Society. For example, Burke said that tractors can get stuck in the mud if there is too much rain…
Date: 5/19/2018 6:48:00 AM
Around 600 people are attending St. George's Chapel, on the grounds of Windsor Castle, to watch Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wed. Louis Jordan was picking his mom up from work when he saw a stranger sitting in the heat. He went to his car and got an…
Garden & Gun
Date: 5/17/2018 2:00:00 PM
The 41,150 acres of glistening water, formed in 1926 by damming the Tallapoosa River—creating, at the time, the largest man-made body of water in the world—are where Birmingham, Montgomery, and Auburn set up camp from Memorial Day to Labor Day…
With roots in rural Alabama, Perry Austin has a passion for the landscape both as a painter and a fisherman. Beginning art at the age of 13. Perry began formal training in the aerospace industry as a technical illustrator and worked for companies from California to Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL. After…