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W.S. Badcock Corp. Plans $22 Million Distribution Center In LaGrange, Georgia

Area Development Online

Date: 10/22/2014 11:38:00 AM

This facility will replace two existing facilities in Thomson and Cullman, Alabama. “We are very pleased with the cooperation from the officials in LaGrange,” said W.S. Badcock President Mike Price. “Their progressive attitude and effective

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Furniture retailer building west Georgia facility

Associated Press

Date: 10/21/2014 8:49:00 PM

The new distribution center will replace two existing facilities in Thomson and Cullman, Alabama. Officials say the 535,000 square-foot building is expected to open in the third quarter of 2015. Badcock President Mike Price says the new distribution center

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Officials keep nervous watch on levees

pamplinmedia.com

Date: 10/21/2014 4:03:00 AM

The biggest one is the railroad embankment used by Union Pacific and Burlington Northern Santa Fe trains as they chug north and south between Heron Lakes Golf Club and Smith Lake in North Portland. For decades, the railroad embankment has performed double

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Hunting rights issue before Mississippi voters

Hattiesburg American

Date: 10/19/2014 6:11:00 PM

He opened a sporting goods business in Cullman, Alabama, in 1997. It will take a majority vote to put the matter into the Mississippi Constitution. “We’re hoping to send a message to the rest of the country that we are passionate about our hunting and

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Topwater time at Lewis Smith Lake

Al.com

Date: 10/19/2014 11:03:00 AM

If there were any question as to whether it's cool enough for the topwater bite to kick in at Lewis Smith Lake, last weekend's Alabama Bass Trail Championship on the lake gave a definitive answer. And that was before this week's chilly nights and cool

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• River: Black Warrior River
• Surface Area: 21,200 Acres
• Shoreline: 500 Miles
• Length: 35 Miles
• Volume: 1,670,700 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 944 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 66 Feet
Lewis Smith Lake (or Smith Lake) is located in North-Central Alabama about 20 miles northwest of Birmingham in state of Alabama (U.S.) counties of Cullman, Walker and Winston. The 300-foot high dam, completed in 1961 by Alabama Power Company, impounds the Sipsey Fork of the Black Warrior River to form the lake. Smith Lake has a surface area of 21,200 acres, 500 miles of shoreline, a watershed area of 944 square miles, a retention time of 435 days, and a maximum depth of 264 feet. The western side of the lake's watershed is crowned by the 180,000-acre Bankhead National Forest, which blankets the deeply dissected southern edge of the Cumberland Plateau. The Sipsey Fork of the Black Warrior River, Alabama's only Wild and Scenic River, flows through the Bankhead National Forest. The Sipsey Wilderness, Land of a Thousand Waterfalls, lies within the Bankhead National Forest and is home to Alabama's largest tree, a tulip poplar with a 21-foot circumference at its base.
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