Category - History

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Posted: Jul 16, 2020 / 06:28 PM CDT

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WKRG) — The state of Alabama appropriated $1 million to the Alabama Historical Commission to preserve the

6 Best Things to do in Mobile With Kids| Sand and Snow

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 11:00 AM

Karyn Locke

Mobile, AL, is a city booming with culture, cool restaurants, and an all-over fun vibe. When this Northern gal headed south for a month this winter, Mobile was my last stop

Museums of Mobile| Alabama Magazine

Thursday, June 18, 2020 3:00 PM

The Number and variety of curated exhibits throughout Alabama's oldest city impress the most discerning tourist and locals alike.

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By Chris McFadyen

The Grand Hotel Golf Resort & Spa in Point Clear was voted #4 in a USA Today Readers’ Choice poll of the best historic hotels in the country, published August 9.

A national panel of

"Things to do in Mobile Alabama include remarkable food, cool museums, fun outdoor adventures, gorgeous oaks so much more. Visit this #USGulfCoast favorite."

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The cellophane-wrapped sugar bomb hurtled toward us in the Alabama night. Jostling for position, I boxed out the 7-year-old boy to my right, lunged in front of the grandmother to my left and snagged

Archaeologists search a branch of the Mobile River for the sunken remains of the Clotilda, the last vessel to bring enslaved Africans to America.



Christmas in Mobile, Alabama, and nearby Theodore is the place to visit for fun-filled holiday activities complete with a nationally recognized light display.

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Meet Mobile, Alabama

Monday, October 8, 2018 5:00 PM by Jennifer Merrick

New Orleans has a cousin, and her name is Mobile. She’s cool and quirky, artsy but down-to-earth, and has a love of fun times and good food that is true to her French roots.

Located 150 miles east of

Bring on the Beignets

Friday, July 13, 2018 3:00 PM by Kristin Winet

The first time I had a beignet is probably, for many people, they first time they’ve ever had a beignet–in New Orleans. I ate my first one (and second and third one…) at the legendary Cafe du Monde in