Alabama Power Dividends Declared

                       Alabama Power Dividends Declared  PR Newswire  BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 16, 2014  BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The board of directors of Alabama Power Company has declared the regular quarterly dividends on the company's outstanding preferred stock and preference stock as follows:    Preferred Stock ($100 Par Value) 4.20% - $1.05 per share 4.52% - $1.13 per share 4.60% - $1.15 per share 4.64% - $1.16 per share 4.72% - $1.18 per share 4.92% - $1.23 per share Class A Preferred Stock ($25 Capital Value) 5.20% - $.325 per share 5.30% - $.33125 per share 5.83% - $.3644 per share Preference Stock ($25 Capital Value) 5.625% - $.3515625 per share 6.45% - $.403125 per share 6.50% - $.406250 per share  These dividends are for the quarter ending September 30, 2014, payable October 1, 2014, to shareholders of record on September 16, 2014.  Alabama Power, a subsidiary of Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE: SO), provides reliable, affordable electricity to more than 1.4 million customers across the state.      SOURCE Alabama Power Company  Website: http://alabamapower.com Contact: Media Inquiry Line: 205-257-4155, Michael Sznajderman, msznajde@southernco.com