Huntsville, Alabama

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first game sale with Quest 1 to SoftSide magazine, its August 1981 cover feature. He was a gamer in high school, and a SysOp on Randolph School's (Huntsville, Alabama) PDP-11 mainframe computer. A 1990 graduate of the University of the South (Sewanee: The University of the South), Reynolds briefly pursued graduate studies in Philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley. This influence is evident in the emphasis on philosophy encountered in one of his more famous computer games, ''Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri''. Most of the small town of Tanner (Tanner, Alabama), west of Huntsville (Huntsville, Alabama) in Limestone County (Limestone County, Alabama), was destroyed when two violent tornadoes struck the community 30 minutes apart. The first tornado formed at 6:30 pm CDT in Franklin County, Alabama and ended just over 90 minutes later in Franklin County, Tennessee. Serious damage from this first storm began in the Mt. Moriah community, with additional damage in the Phil Campbell area, and homes swept away near Moulton (Moulton, Alabama). Crossing the Tennessee River as a large waterspout, the storm then slammed into Tanner before dissipating near Harvest (Harvest, Alabama). Eyewitnesses reported that the tornado was quite large and demolished everything along its 51-mile long path. The Guin tornado was the longest-duration F5 tornado recorded in the outbreak. It formed at around 8:50 pm CDT near the Mississippi-Alabama border and traveled over The '''NATO Medium Extended Air Defense System Management Agency''' (abbreviated '''NAMEADSMA'''), located in Huntsville, Alabama, is an agency founded by NATO in July 1996to oversee the Medium Extended Air Defense System, a joint military project intended to replace aging NATO Patriot missiles (MIM-104 Patriot). The station signed-on October 29, 1970 (1970 in television) as '''WYEA''' and aired an analog signal on UHF channel 38. It was branded on-air as "YAY-TV" and featured promotions showing a cheerleader with pompoms. WYEA was originally owned by Huntsville, Alabama broadcaster Charles Grisham and his company, Gala Broadcasting. It brought a full NBC affiliate to Columbus after a full decade in which CBS outlet WRBL and ABC (American Broadcasting Company) affiliate WTVM had shared NBC programming, which usually aired at times when the primary networks' programming was not shown. Like most UHF start-ups during this time, WYEA began with several handicaps.


programs arts

sponsors the arts through five core programs: * Arts Education — including the “Meet the Artist” interactive, “distance learning” program at Educational Television and ArtVentures summer arts camp; * Member services; * the annual Panoply Arts Festival * Concerts in the Park, a series


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Basin. As a child, Marshall and her siblings produced plays at their home. Marshall decided to become an actress in the seventh grade after winning a citywide monologue competition in Huntsville, Alabama. Playing the comedic role of the maid in her middle school's production of ''Junior Miss'' led her to focus on character acting (character actor). She acted throughout high school


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The '''NATO Medium Extended Air Defense System Management Agency''' (abbreviated '''NAMEADSMA'''), located in Huntsville, Alabama, is an agency founded by NATO in July 1996to oversee the Medium Extended Air Defense System, a joint military project intended to replace aging NATO Patriot missiles (MIM-104 Patriot). The station signed-on October 29, 1970 (1970 in television) as '''WYEA''' and aired an analog signal on UHF channel 38. It was branded on-air as "YAY-TV" and featured promotions showing a cheerleader with pompoms. WYEA was originally owned by Huntsville, Alabama broadcaster Charles Grisham and his company, Gala Broadcasting. It brought a full NBC affiliate to Columbus after a full decade in which CBS outlet WRBL and ABC (American Broadcasting Company) affiliate WTVM had shared NBC programming, which usually aired at times when the primary networks' programming was not shown. Like most UHF start-ups during this time, WYEA began with several handicaps.


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, with thousands more employed by others providing services to them. Only Shell (One Shell Square) and Pan American Life Insurance remain as significant entities in New Orleans today. Though Barthelemy probably couldn't have averted the consolidation of Big Oil white collar employment to Houston, he was unsuccessful in creating an economic climate sufficiently conducive to the growth of replacement white collar employers downtown, or elsewhere in the city. A big disappointment occurred in 1988


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a chain). His first station was Huntsville, Alabama's WZDX, which he acquired in March 1990. *'''Alabama **Huntsville (Huntsville, Alabama) Decatur (Decatur, Alabama) – Huntsville International Airport ends August 12, 2012 *'''Arizona '''Louis Crews Stadium''' is a 21,000-seat multi-purpose stadium in Huntsville, Alabama. It opened in 1996 and is home to the Alabama A&M University Bulldogs football (American football) team. The largest production model of the Saturn family (Saturn rocket) of rockets, the Saturn V was designed under the direction of Wernher von Braun at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, with Boeing, North American Aviation, Douglas Aircraft Company, and IBM as the lead contractors. It remains the most powerful launch vehicle ever brought to operational status, from a height, weight and payload standpoint, although the Russian Energia, which flew only two test missions, had slightly more takeoff thrust. '''Condredge Holloway Jr.''' (born January 24, 1954 in Huntsville, Alabama) was a star quarterback for the University of Tennessee and later in the Canadian Football League. - University of Alabama in Huntsville Chargers (Alabama–Huntsville Chargers) Huntsville (Huntsville, Alabama) Gulf South Conference - bgcolor "#FFCCBB" '''Core Cities''' Huntsville (Huntsville, Alabama) Decatur (Decatur, Alabama) - Significant cities included in the CSA include Athens (Athens, Alabama), Decatur (Decatur, Alabama), Hartselle (Hartselle, Alabama), Huntsville (Huntsville, Alabama), and Madison (Madison, Alabama), as well as Lawrence (Lawrence County, Alabama), Limestone (Limestone County, Alabama), Madison (Madison County, Alabama), and Morgan (Morgan County, Alabama) counties. '''Kenneth Dwone Hicks''' (born April 25, 1981 in Huntsville, Alabama) is a former American football running back in the National Football League. He was signed by the Tennessee Titans as an undrafted free agent in 2003 and was also a member of the Chicago Bears. He played college football at Middle Tennessee State (Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders). Hicks is currently an assistant football coach at Dublin High School in Georgia. Rocket City Marathon Huntsville (Huntsville, Alabama), United States bgcolor "gold" 1st '''Virgil I. Grissom High School''', more commonly referred to as '''Grissom High School''', is a public high school in Huntsville, Alabama, United States with approximately 2000 students in grades (Educational stages) 9 (ninth grade)-12 (twelfth grade) from Southeast Huntsville. The school was named a 2007 Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education. The '''NATO Medium Extended Air Defense System Management Agency''' (abbreviated '''NAMEADSMA'''), located in Huntsville, Alabama, is an agency founded by NATO in July 1996to oversee the Medium Extended Air Defense System, a joint military project intended to replace aging NATO Patriot missiles (MIM-104 Patriot). The station signed-on October 29, 1970 (1970 in television) as '''WYEA''' and aired an analog signal on UHF channel 38. It was branded on-air as "YAY-TV" and featured promotions showing a cheerleader with pompoms. WYEA was originally owned by Huntsville, Alabama broadcaster Charles Grisham and his company, Gala Broadcasting. It brought a full NBC affiliate to Columbus after a full decade in which CBS outlet WRBL and ABC (American Broadcasting Company) affiliate WTVM had shared NBC programming, which usually aired at times when the primary networks' programming was not shown. Like most UHF start-ups during this time, WYEA began with several handicaps.


public programs

Madison County Public Library publisher accessdate 6 October 2014 founded in late October 1818, is Alabama's oldest continually operating library system. It has 12 branches throughout the county including one bookmobile. The Main Library Archives contains a wealth of historical resources, including displays of photographic collections and artifacts, has Alabama's highest materials circulation rate, and features daily public programs. The library system provides free public access


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Elementary School in Houston, Texas. *Ed White Middle School in Huntsville, Alabama. The '''NATO Medium Extended Air Defense System Management Agency''' (abbreviated '''NAMEADSMA'''), located in Huntsville, Alabama, is an agency founded by NATO in July 1996to oversee the Medium Extended Air Defense System, a joint military project intended to replace aging NATO Patriot missiles (MIM-104 Patriot). The station signed-on October 29, 1970 (1970 in television) as '''WYEA''' and aired an analog signal on UHF channel 38. It was branded on-air as "YAY-TV" and featured promotions showing a cheerleader with pompoms. WYEA was originally owned by Huntsville, Alabama broadcaster Charles Grisham and his company, Gala Broadcasting. It brought a full NBC affiliate to Columbus after a full decade in which CBS outlet WRBL and ABC (American Broadcasting Company) affiliate WTVM had shared NBC programming, which usually aired at times when the primary networks' programming was not shown. Like most UHF start-ups during this time, WYEA began with several handicaps.


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Huntsville, Alabama

'''Huntsville''' is a city located primarily in Madison County (Madison County, Alabama) in the central part of the far northern region of the State (U.S. state) of Alabama. Huntsville is the county seat of Madison County.

It grew across nearby hills north of the Tennessee River, adding textile mills, then munitions factories, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center and the United States Army Aviation and Missile Command nearby at the Redstone Arsenal. The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Huntsville to its "America's Dozen Distinctive Destinations for 2010" list.

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