Two Alabama students were each awarded a $5,000 scholarship from B.A.S.S. and Alabama Power, the companies announced this week.
Heavy rains forecast into the weekend and early next week could cause Alabama Power lake levels to rise in the coming days.
Alabama Power is currently conducting the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) process to update its Shoreline Management Plan for the Warrior River Project-Smith Development.
The water level on Lake Thurlow is expected to return to normal over the weekend, following completion of the first phase of a project to replace spillway gates at Thurlow Dam.
Because of recent heavy rains, Alabama Power has been managing high flows on the Coosa River.
The extension of the Lake Jordan fall drawdown is set to end Oct. 30. Originally, the drawdown was to last from Sept. 18 to Oct. 18. Now, the refill will begin on Oct. 30 and the lake should be back...