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  • A+ Education Partnership
    The A+ Education Partnership (formerly A+ Education Foundation), based in Montgomery, Montgomery County...
  • Aaron Burr's Arrest
    On February 19, 1807, Aaron Burr, the former vice president of the United States, was arrested by Captain...
  • Hank Aaron
    Baseball icon Henry "Hank" Aaron (1934- ) first honed the skills that ultimately led him to a spot in...
  • Abbeville
    Abbeville is the county seat of Henry County. It is located in southeastern Alabama in the Wiregrass...
  • Ralph David Abernathy
    Ralph David Abernathy (1926-1990), son of an Alabama farmer, emerged in the 1950s and 1960s as a founding,...
  • James Adair
    James Adair (ca. 1709-ca. 1775) authored what is arguably the most significant eighteenth-century work...
  • Oscar William Adams Jr.
    Oscar William Adams Jr. (1925-1997) was the first African American Supreme Court Justice appointed in...
  • Adamsville
    Adamsville is located in central Jefferson County in the central part of Alabama. It lies to the northwest...
  • Addison
    Addison is located in eastern Winston County in the northwest corner of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Aerospace Industry
    Aerospace is one of the largest industrial groups in Alabama and, along with the automotive and biotechnology...