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South Korea says North Korea has fired a projectile into waters off its eastern coast a day after launching three short-range missiles in the same area.More >>
South Korea is analyzing whether projectiles North Korea fired into its eastern waters over the weekend are short-range missiles or a new type of artillery the country may be developing, officials said Monday.More >>
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The Alabama Department of Transportation will conduct its annual rehearsal of the plan that helped safely evacuate the Gulf Coast during Hurricane Ivan in 2004 and Hurricane Dennis in 2005. On Wednesday,More >>
The Alabama Department of Transportation will conduct its annual rehearsal of the plan that helped safely evacuate the Gulf Coast during Hurricane Ivan in 2004 and Hurricane Dennis in 2005. More >>
FLORENCE, AL (AP) -
The University of North Alabama for the first
time this fall is offering master's degree program to train
preservationists and archivists.
The TimesDaily reports that the public history program is only the second in the state, with the only other one at Auburn University.
Carolyn Barske, a historian
who has joined the UNA faculty, says the program will train public
historians who can then oversee historical preservation through museum
and archival work. The program will also teach public historians how use
film to preserve oral histories and document history.
Barske says she hopes
students in the program will be able to work on historical projects,
such as archiving historical documents or developing plans to preserve a
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