Energizers

By Gilbert Nicholson, Alabama NewsCenter   Alabama Power’s Energizers are the nation’s largest single contributor for the novel search-and-rescue effort “Project Lifesaver,” as the retiree volunteer group recently pitched in a record $93,000. “I’m proud of what we did because this program saves lives,” said Bob O’Daniel, 76,...

By Donna Cope, Alabama NewsCenter Watch the video about this project: Knoxville Cemetery from Alabama NewsCenter on Vimeo.   A small cross and a balloon nestled between undergrowth on a tiny, unmarked grave. Carrie and Raymond MartinTo some, the scene would be insignificant. But to Carrie Martin, seeing those...

When an Alzheimer’s patient wanders from home – or an autistic child slips away from a parent in the grocery – it can be a matter of life and death. Families throughout the country face such emergencies every day and, when special assistance isn’t available, such...

The Energizers are a group of retirees from Alabama Power Company.  The Energizers, and Alabama Power Company as a whole, have been faithful and generous supporters of Camp ASCCA since our inception. Camp ASCCA employee Dana Rickman was invited by Don Franklin, Energizers Coordinator, to attend...

On a cul-de-sac near Oak Mountain State park’s fishing pier, swinging school bus doors and jostling children marked both the end of a year’s preparation and the beginning of three days of magic. Nearly 1,000 students and teachers from Jefferson and Shelby counties’ special needs classrooms...