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Anniston

(ăn`ĭstən), city (1990 pop. 26,623), seat of Calhoun co., NE Ala., in a mining region of the Appalachian foothills; inc. 1873. Its manufactures include soil pipes, textiles, lumber, bricks, cabinets, and vaccines. Founded (1872) as an ironmaking "company town," it was opened to the public in 1883. The Anniston Army Depot is the site of a chemical weapons disposal facilty. Nearby Fort McClellan, headquarters of the Women's Army Corps (WAC) until 1978, was central to Anniston's economy until its closing in 1999 and is undergoing redevelopment.
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Caiman vehicles will be produced in Sealy, Texas; Fairfield, Ohio; and Phoenix, Arizona, while RG33 vehicles will be produced in Santa Clara, California; York, Pennsylvania; Aiken, South Carolina; and Anniston, Alabama.
Carla Thomas, a family physician in Anniston, Alabama, who is pursuing a PhD in healthcare administration at Capella.
Per the agreement, Imperial will supply bus chassis and shells to NABI's Anniston, Alabama, assembly facility.
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com)-- STREAM Capital Partners ("STREAM"), a boutique net lease and sale leaseback advisory group, recently completed the sale of a 276,000 square foot industrial property located in Anniston, Alabama.
Thoroughly accessible to readers of all backgrounds, Beyond the Burning Bus: The Civil Rights Revolution in a Southern Town is the true story of Anniston, Alabama, a small industrial city nestled between Birmingham and Atlanta.
Ceremony music was provided by lifelong friends of the bride's family, including harpist Abigail Acker of Anniston, Alabama, and musician Josiah Irby of Little Rock, Arkansas, both of whom were accompanied by violinist Shelly Brown.
A classic example of a disease cluster is in Anniston, Alabama, where residents experienced cancerous, non-cancerous, thyroid and neurodevelopment effects that they believe were caused by releases of various chemicals, including PCBs.
The Turkish ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva, Ambassador Ahmet Uzumcu, traveled to Anniston, Alabama, for a series of briefings and a tour of the Anniston Chemical Activity (ANCA) storage facilities and Anniston Chemical Agent Disposal Facility (ANCDF).
Shannon Arledge is a public affairs specialist at the Federal Emergency Management Agency Center for Domestic Preparedness in Anniston, Alabama.
Cox also recalls other, less well-known episodes, such as the May 1961 attack on a bus of Freedom Riders near Anniston, Alabama, a drab town--I have driven through it--at the foot of the Talladega Mountains.