Two students receive award from Alabama Power

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[lin_video src=http://eplayer.clipsyndicate.com/embed/player.js?aspect_ratio=16x9&auto_next=1&auto_start=0&div_id=videoplayer-1373413468&height=480&page_count=5&pf_id=9624&show_title=1&va_id=4133950&width=640&windows=2 service=syndicaster width=640 height=480 div_id=videoplayer-1373413468 type=script]BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Alabama Power is using A. G. Gaston’s book to encourage children to become business leaders,

It also teaches them they can achieve their dreams.

Two Birmingham area students are learning that first hand.

Donald McKenzie and Aimee Patton are the winners of Alabama Power’s A.G. Gaston American Dream Contest.

They were selected for essays they wrote.

The essays outlined their dreams to build new businesses in Birmingham

Patton suggested a shelter that helps battered women and children.

McKenzie would like to start a game show.

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