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  • Alice Coachman
    Tuskegee Institute track star Alice Coachman (1923-2014) became the first black female athlete of any...
  • Coal Mining
    Experiencing both boom and bust, the coal-mining industry has affected the lives of thousands of people...
  • Coaling
    Coaling is located in eastern Tuscaloosa County in the west-central region of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Rufus W. Cobb (1878-82)
    Rufus W. Cobb (1829-1913) was Alabama's governor from 1878-82. A lawyer and businessman, Cobb was...
  • Zitella Cocke
    Julia Zitella Cocke (1840-1929) was a prolific poet during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries....
  • Coffee County
    Located in the southeastern part of the state, Coffee County is home to part of the Fort Rucker Military...
  • John Coffee
    John Coffee (1772-1833) served with distinction under the command of Gen. Andrew Jackson during the War...
  • Coffeeville
    Coffeeville is located on the Tombigbee River in northwest Clarke County in the southwest corner of the...
  • Colbert County
    Located in northwestern Alabama, Colbert County is the birthplace of Helen Keller and home to FAME (...
  • Nat "King" Cole
    Nat "King" Cole (1919-1965) was a leading figure in American popular music in the 1940s and 1950s. A...