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  •  Discovering Alabama 
     Discovering Alabama is an Emmy-winning television series focusing on Alabama's natural environment. Host...
  • Dismals Canyon
    Dismals Canyon is an 85-acre area of natural sandstone gorges and geological formations surrounded by...
  • Diversified Products
    Until its demise in 1998, Diversified Products Corporation (DP) of Opelika was an important component...
  • Dixiecrats
    The Dixiecrats were a political party organized in the summer of 1948 by conservative white southern...
  • Frank M. Dixon (1939-43)
    Frank M. Dixon (1892-1965) provided executive leadership for the state of Alabama during the early watershed...
  • Dora
    Dora is located in the southeast corner of Walker County in northwest Alabama. It has a mayor-council...
  • Cornelius Nathaniel Dorsette
    Cornelius N. Dorsette (1852?-1897) is often identified as the first licensed or certified black physician...
  • Nannie Doss
    Gleeful serial killer Nancy "Nannie Doss" Hazle was known alternately as the Giggling Granny, the Giggling...
  • Dothan
    Established in 1885, Dothan is a center of industry and commerce in Alabama's Wiregrass region in...
  • Double Springs
    Double Springs is the county seat of Winston County. It is located in north-central Alabama about 35...