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  • Bay of Pigs Invasion and the Alabama Air National Guard
    In 1961, members of the Alabama Air National Guard (ANG) secretly took part in the failed invasion of...
  • Bayou La Batre
    Bayou La Batre is located on Mobile Bay in Mobile County in the southwest corner of the state. It has...
  • Bear Creek
    Bear Creek is located in northeastern Marion County in the northwestern part of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Beaverton
    Beaverton is located in northeastern Lamar County in the northwestern corner of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Gould Beech
    Many historians and journalists today regard Gould Beech (1913-2000) as one of the most gifted and visionary...
  • John Beecher
    Alabama poet, journalist, and social activist John Beecher (1904?1980) focused his work on social...
  • Beef Cattle Industry
    Alabama's modern cattle industry is one of the pillars of agriculture in the state. Since the introduction...
  • Belk
    Belk is located in southwestern Fayette County in the northwestern corner of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Robert Bell
    Alabama native Robert Bell (1926-1999) is an important figure in the state's literary history for...
  • Elizabeth Croom Bellamy
    Elizabeth Whitfield Croom Bellamy (1837-1900) was a critically acclaimed author of poems, short stories,...