Anniston

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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This modification is to contract W56HZV-12-C-0344 for Total Integrated Engine Revitalization (TIGER) hardware to meet the Anniston Army Depot production of the Advanced Gas Turbine 1500 engine for the Abrams tanks and TIGER field repair site requirements.
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The fact sheet also alleges that a Monsanto plant in Anniston, Alabama, "released thousands of pounds of PCB 1268 into the air over a 40 year period," noting that the plant is "upwind from Brunswick." Anniston is approximately 340 miles northwest of Brunswick.
Include all documentation and serial numbers so that Anniston Army Depot can easily process them.
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.
On May 14, 1961, Ku Klux Klan members firebombed a Freedom Rider bus outside Anniston, Ala., intending to burn to death everyone inside.
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