Pinson-Alabama

Pinson Alabama

Pinson City Hall
4410 Main Street
Pinson, AL 35126
Office: (205) 680-5556
Fax: (205) 680-5554
Hours 8:00AM to 4:00PM M-F

May 2 1862

On May 2, 1862, Athens was seized by Union forces under the command of Colonel John Basil Turchin.

Good Hope Alabama

Good Hope Alabama

Good Hope Alabama
Good Hope Alabama is a town located about 5 miles southwest of Cullman, Alabama.   Town was incorporated in April 1962. In 1842 pioneers mostly Baptists, established a Missionary Baptist Church and chose the name Good Hope.  This church had a cemetery on the south side and doubled as a school on weekdays.  A Lutheran Church was built in 1883 and the Hartwig Cemetery was established on the lot adjoining the church.  A small Catholic Mission was founded in 1896 by German Benedictine Monks. The biggest celebration ever held in Good Hope was the Confederate Veterans Convention on July 4th, 1899 with 1500 in attendance and 53 veterans answering the roll call. The city has seen several changes since it’s incorporation including parks being developed and house and commercial markets expanding. Good Hope Alabama Location
Good hope is located in North-Central Alabama in Cullman County It is bisected into eastern and western halves by Interstate 65.

Centre Alabama

Centre Alabama

Centre is a city in Cherokee County,At the 2010 census the population was 3,489. Centre is the county seat of Cherokee County. Centre Alabama History
Cherokee County was created on January 9, 1836, and named for the Cherokee people who once lived in the area. The famous Cherokee chief Pathkiller lived in Turkeytown near the present town of Centre. In 1836 the newly founded town of Cedar Bluff became the county seat, but in 1844 the county seat was moved to the more centrally located town of Centre.

Digital Alabama Guide to Pine Apple Alabama

Pine Apple, Alabama

Pine Apple, Alabama

Visit Pine Apple….. The home of Friendship, Southern hospitality and Welcome! Pine Apple is a town in eastern Wilcox County,Alabama, located 20 miles East of Camden on Alabama Highway #10 and 20 miles West of Greenville from exit 128 off Interstate I-65. From the mid-1850s to the early twentieth century, Pine Apple was one of many Black Belt communities nourished by the cotton industry. Pine Apple, Alabama History
Founded in 1825, the town of Pine Apple became a regional commercial center due to its strategic location as the end of the Selma, Alabama to Pensacola, Florida Railroad line from 1871 to the 1890s.

Pope's Tavern | Florence Alabama

Pope’s Tavern in Florence Alabama

Pope’s Tavern, built as a stagecoach stop and tavern is now a museum on Hermitage Drive in Florence. According to the museum’s website, Andrew Jackson stayed at the inn on his way to the Battle of New Orleans.

Archeological evidence suggests that the first building burned at some point, and while no exact date of construction is known for the current building, construction of the one-and-a-half-story, eight-room, Federal-style structure began sometime in the 1830s or 1840s.

Wilsonville Alabama

Wilsonville Alabama

Wilsonville is a small, family-focused town located in the heart of Shelby County, Alabama.  Wilsonville’s rich heritage and gentle living has made it one of the most desirable locations to live in the area.  

Wilsonville has six active churches inside the town limits.  There is a baseball field complex and a softball field.  Wilsonville has a very qualified Fire Department with 22 members and 2 fire stations.

Argo Alabama

Argo Alabama is a town in Jefferson and St. Clair counties, Alabama, United States. It incorporated in 1987. At the 2010 census the population was 4,071