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Glossary

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  • Snake Handling
    Snake (or serpent) handling in Alabama is practiced primarily by the members of the Church of God with...
  • Snead
    Snead is located in Blount County in the northeast portion of the state. It has a mayor/city council...
  • Snead State Community College
    Dating from 1898, Snead State Community College in Boaz, Marshall County, is the oldest school in Alabama's...
  • Somerville
    Somerville is located in central Morgan County in the north-central part of the state. It has a mayor/city...
  • Sonny James (James Hugh Loden)
    Sonny James (1929- ) is a country music singer widely known by his nickname, the "Southern Gentleman."...
  • South Vinemont
    South Vinemont is located in north-central Cullman County in the north-central part of the state. It...
  • Southeastern Bible College
    Southeastern Bible College (SBC) is a four-year, nondenominational, evangelical institution located just...
  • Southeastern Indians and the American Revolution
    Southeastern Indians participated in the American Revolution for a variety of reasons and with varying...
  • Southern Baptists in Alabama
    The Southern Baptist denomination is the largest in Alabama. In 2006, more than 1.1 million Alabamians...
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC)
    In January 1957, civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and a group of African American clergymen...