Colbert County Alabama

Leighton is located in eastern Colbert County at 34°41′59″N 87°31′51″W (34.699642, -87.530699). The town is concentrated around the intersection of County Line Road (signed as Main Street within town limits) and County Road 22 (“Old Highway 20”), southeast of Muscle Shoals. U.S. Route 72 passes just to the south, and the Tennessee River lies a few miles to the north.

St Clair County Alabama Map

ST CLAIR COUNTY ALABAMA

St. Clair County was established on November 20, 1818 by the Alabama Territory legislature by splitting the area from Shelby County. In 1836, a portion of St. Clair County was separated to establish Cherokee County and DeKalb County. In 1866, after the Civil War, a northeast section of the county was used to create Etowah County.

Henry County Alabama Map

HENRY COUNTY ALABAMA

The area that includes Henry County had historically been part of the Lower Creek Confederacy. It was occupied for thousands of years before that by varying cultures of indigenous peoples.

CLARKE COUNTY ALABAMA

Clarke County has a history as rich as the soil along the banks of the Tombigbee and Alabama Rivers which form its boundaries. The county’s history began long before Alabama’s statehood.

Lincoln Alabama

Lincoln Alabama

Lincoln Alabama
Lincoln is a city in Talladega County, Alabama. It was incorporated in 1911. At the 2010 census the population was 6,266. It was named for Major General Benjamin Lincoln, who served in the American army during the Revolutionary War. When reading the “About Lincoln” website page, one should recognize the pride the city holds in diversity.

Sumiton Alabama

Sumiton Alabama

The City of Sumiton is located on the eastern edge of Walker County and the city limits extend into Jefferson County. It incorporated in 1952. At the 2010 census the population was 2,520, down from 2,665 in 2000. The city’s original name was Summit, named by founder Nicholas M. Norris after the community’s high elevation. Sumiton Alabama History
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