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Alabama Profile

Known as the Heart of Dixie, Alabama became the 22nd state in 1819. The name Alabama is derived from an Indian word meaning "thicket clearers." Alabama has been at the center of many American battles--between white settlers and Native Americans, and between the North and South in the Civil War. The state also is home to the first of three Space Camps in the United States. These camps let kids experience what it would be like to be in outer space. The capital is Montgomery, and state flower is the camellia. ...Read more here: Alabama - The Heart of Dixie

Capital City:
Montgomery
Nickname:
Heart of Dixie / Cotton State
Motto:
Audemus Jura Nostra Defendere(We Dare Defend Our Rights)
Statehood:
December 14, 1819 (22nd)
Origin of State's Name:
Means "tribal town" in Creek Indian language.
Largest Cities:
Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa
Border States:
Florida , Georgia , Mississippi , Tennessee
Land Area:
50,750 sq. mi., 28th largest
State Bird:
Yellowhammer
State Flower:
Camellia
State Tree:
Southern Pine (pinus palustris)
State Song:
Alabama

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Cities, Counties, and Zip Codes in Alabama

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    Alabama Schools

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    Elementary Schools

    Smiths Station Primary School
    (334) 298-6089
    150 Lee Road 295
    Smiths Station, AL 36877
    Thomasville Elementary School
    (334) 636-0063
    300 Quincy Ingram St
    Thomasville, AL 36784

    Middle Schools

    Gresham Middle School
    (205) 379-3800
    2650 Gresham Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35243
    Cullman Middle School
    (256) 734-7959
    800 2nd Ave Ne
    Cullman, AL 35055

    High Schools

    Geneva County High School
    (334) 588-2943
    301 Lily St
    Hartford, AL 36344
    Tallapoosa Area Voc Trn
    (256) 234-8611
    225 Heard Blvd
    Alexander City, AL 35010

    Sex Offender Information for Alabama

    For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

    In Alabama, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://community.dps.state.al.us/ . Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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