Tag: Blount County

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Story of the Death of Stooka – Brown’s Valley in Blount County has a troubled past [pictures]

This story is an excerpt from the book Alabama Footprints: Immigrants Brown's Village is a Cherokee village founded about 1790 located on the west…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

UPDATED WITH PODCAST -Actress Lillian Russell discovered the anguish of chigger bites in Alabama – funny story

Jackson Hotel at Blount Springs ca. 1900  Blount Springs - summer resort in rural setting “Blount Springs's mineral springs and rural setting made it…

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Patron – Visitors, politics and a rape are included in these news extracts from June 2, 1876, in Blount County, Alabama

Visitors, politics and a rape are included in these news extracts from June 2, 1876, in Blount County, Alabama Scroll down for this Patron…