Many years ago, Perdido Bay was rendezvous for Pirates. Old Spanish coins have been found, also old guns, and it is reported that at least one pirate treasure has been found.
Evergreen, Alabama is a quiet southern town about halfway between Mobile and Montgomery just off Interstate 65. Evergreen became the county seat in 1866 after the previous seat, Sparta, was burned in a federal raid during the Civil War and because Evergreen was more centrally located in the county.
Addison is a town in Winston County. It incorporated in December 1949. At the 2010 U.S. Census, it had a population of 758, up from 723 in 2000. As of the 2010 Census Addison had a population of 757. The population was 99.1% white, 0.1% black or African American, 0.1% Asian, 0.7% from two or more races and 0.4% Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Addison Alabama is located in eastern Winston County in the northwest corner of the state.
Digital Alabama rates Addison as one of the best small towns in Alabama.
Kellyton is an incorporated town in Coosa County, Alabama, United States. It had a population of 217 as of the 2010 census.The town is part of the Talladega-Sylacauga Micropolitan Statistical Area. Kellyton was previously listed in the 1920 and 1930 U.S. Censuses as an incorporated community. It did not appear again on the census until 2010. Kellyton Alabama History
The area known today known as Kellyton was originally an outpost called Webbsville, named for the area’s first postmaster, William Webb.
Ranburne is a town in Cleburne County. Ranburne incorporated in 1957, and it built a town hall in 1959.
The history of Delmar, Alabama written by and graciously submitted by Tony BrakeField.
Muscadine was an incorporated community for a time and was listed on the U.S. Census from 1890 to 1930. It peaked at 132 persons in 1900.
Photo by: Tracie Sims
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
Avon is a town in Houston County. It incorporated in January 1957. As of the 2010 census, the population of the town was 543, its highest to date, up from 466 in 2000. Avon is located near the geographic center of Houston County
U.S. Route 84 passes through Avon, leading west 7 miles to the center of Dothan Alabama and southeast 14 miles to the Georgia state line at the Chattahoochee River.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.7 square miles. The racial makeup of the town was 94.42% White, 4.29% Black or African American, 0.21% Native American, and 1.07% from two or more races. 0.43% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
The battle of Emuckfau was fought near a creek of that name, which
runs south into the Tallapoosa river, in Tallapoosa county, Alabama.
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.
Forest Home Alabama
Forest Home is an unincorporated small community located on County Road 7 in northwestern Butler County, Alabama.
Forest Home Alabama History
The Butler Massacre – Forest Home, AL
in Alabama Historical Markers
N 31° 50.308 W 086° 52.949
16R E 511119 N 3522537
Quick Description: Replacement marker describing the history of the naming of Butler County and its namesake. On March 20, 1818, Capt. William Butler, Capt. James Saffold, William Gardener, Daniel Shaw and John Hinson left Fort Bibb to meet Col. Sam Dale. They were attacked near Pine Barren Creek by Savannah Jack and his warriors. Gardener and Shaw were shot dead; Butler and Hinson wounded.