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  • Richard Arrington Jr.
    Richard Arrington Jr. (1934- ) was the first African American mayor of Birmingham, Jefferson County,...
  • Ashford
    Ashford is located in the southeast corner of Alabama in Houston County. It has a mayor/council form...
  • Ashland
    Ashland is located in east-central Alabama and is the county seat of Clay County. Ashland is named for...
  • Ashville
    Ashville is one of two county seats in St. Clair County, the other being Pell City; it is located in...
  •  Asplenium Tutwilerae 
    Tutwiler's spleenwort, Asplenium tutwilerae, is one of the world's rarest ferns, being known only from...
  • Athens
    Located in north-central Alabama, 15 miles from the Tennessee border, Athens is the county seat of Limestone...
  • Athens State University
    Athens State University (ASU), located in Athens, Limestone County, is the oldest continuously operating...
  • Atmore
    The largest city in Escambia County, Atmore is located in southwestern Alabama near the Florida state...
  • Attalla
    The city of Attalla is located in Etowah County west of the city of Gadsden. The town was a major rail...
  • Auburn
    The city of Auburn is located in Lee County in east-central Alabama at the juncture of the Piedmont and...