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  • Columbiana
    Columbiana is the county seat of Shelby County; it is located near the geographic center of the state....
  • Donald Comer
    Donald Comer (1877-1963) was long-time president and chairman of the board of Avondale Mills, operated...
  • Community-Supported Agriculture
    An increasing number of farms in Alabama are adopting the community supported agriculture (CSA) model...
  • Lee and Susannah Compere
    English missionaries Lee (1790-1871) and Susannah (ca. 1797-1833) Compere arrived in Alabama in 1822...
  • Concordia College Alabama
    Located in Selma, Dallas County, Concordia College Alabama (formerly Concordia College Selma) is a historically...
  • Conecuh County
    Located in south-central Alabama, Conecuh County was the site of a home for the widows and orphans of...
  • Confederate Memorial Day
    Confederate Memorial Day became an annual state holiday in Alabama in 1901. It was originally celebrated...
  • Confederate Memorial Park
    In 1964, Confederate Memorial Park was established in Chilton County on the site of the state-run Confederate...
  • Confederate Monument on Capitol Hill
    The 88-foot tall Alabama Confederate Monument...
  • Confederate Navy in Alabama
    Alabama played a key role in Confederate naval operations because of the state's strategic and economic...