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  • Calhoun County
    Located in northeast Alabama, Calhoun County is home to Anniston, a leader in textile and iron ore production...
  • Sonny Callahan
    Herbert (Sonny) Leon Callahan Jr. (1932- ) served 18 years as a Republican representative to the U.S....
  • Camden
    Camden is the county seat of Wilcox County; it is located in southwest Alabama. It has a mayor/city council...
  • Camp Hill
    Camp Hill is located in Tallapoosa County in the east-central section of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • John Archibald Campbell
    John Archibald Campbell (1811-1889) was one of the more influential members of Alabama society during...
  • Thomas Monroe Campbell
    Thomas Monroe Campbell (1883-1956) was a pioneer in the fields of agricultural education and extension...
  • Canebrakes
    Until the early nineteenth century, the canebrake ecosystem covered large portions of Alabama's...
  • Canoe Fight
    The legendary confrontation that became known as the "Canoe Fight" took place on November 12, 1813, on...
  • Canoeing and Kayaking in Alabama
    Alabama's numerous and varied waterways offer canoeists and kayakers of all skill levels opportunities...
  • Truman Capote
    World-renowned author and popular-culture icon Truman Capote (1924-1984) was born in New Orleans and...