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By Ada Lio

Updated Articles and Resources
  • Unclaimed Baggage Center In Scottsboro, Alabama Created: Wednesday, December 17, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
    Scottsboro, Alabama is home to the Unclaimed Baggage Center, where lost suitcase items from airplanes and freight end up and are sold to the public.
  • Noritake China 101 Created: Saturday, December 27, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
    Robin Brewer of Huntsville has written a book that makes identification of Noritake Dinnerware simple and easy. Learn how she got started on this incredible hobby and why she wrote a book about it.
  • Snakes in Alabama Created: Thursday, April 27, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
    Finding a snake in Alabama can be a scary thing. Here's some tips for when you accidentally discover a snake when walking in the woods or hiking in the mountains around Huntsville. Fortunately, only four types of poisonous snakes live in Alabama and are described.
  • Top Huntsville & North Alabama Tourist Attractions Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
    A list of ten tourist attractions in Huntsville and northern Alabama. Find out more about the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, Huntsville Botanical Garden, Unclaimed Baggage Center, Burritt on the M...
  • Driving Times & Distances From Huntsville AL Created: Thursday, July 22, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
    Huntsville is a pretty amazing town, I admit. But sometimes you might want to go outside the city limits to explore or have a special vacation. Below I've provided you with the driving distance and the driving times to some places only 25 miles away (Decatur) up to some vacation spots 12 hours away (Orlando).
  • June 2013 - Huntsville Events Calendar Created: Wednesday, May 26, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
    A calendar of June 2013 activities, events, concerts, and theatre for Huntsville Alabama including boat show, and Huntsville Museum of Art exhibit.
  • Bridge Street Stores & Restaurants Created: Tuesday, October 30, 2007 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
    Bridge Street Town Centre is a 550,000 square foot retail lifestyle center with space for over 70 stores and restaurants, many of which are new to the North Alabama market. In addition to the shopp...
  • Betty Wilson -- My Story - Part 2 Created: Wednesday, June 07, 2006 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
    Betty Wilson continues to tell her side of the story of the 1992 murder of her husband to Old Huntsville's editor Tom Carney.
  • Celebrating Mother's Day in Huntsville Created: Thursday, April 28, 2005 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    Make Mother's Day special for the mother in your life, whether it's your mother, mother-in-law or wife. Here's some special ideas for Mother's Day in Huntsville." itempropxpr="$zTP='t3'" --> itemp...
  • Huntsville Thrift Shops & Consignment Stores Created: Thursday, October 12, 2006 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    With all the benefits of used furniture and clothing, not to mention the thrill of finding a great" itemprop="description"> Tuesday, March 28, 2006 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    Ever wonder what to do with your husband’s out of fashion or spotted silk ties? Besides giving them to a charity or saving them until they are collectibles, that is. Here are several ideas fo...
  • Vonetta Flowers (Bobsledding) Created: Sunday, January 29, 2006 Updated: Sunday, June 08, 2014
    Vonetta Flowers was the first black athlete from any country to ever win an Olympic Winter Games gold medal. With her team mate Jill Bakken, Vonetta Flowers won a Winter Olympics gold medal in wome...
  • May 2013 - Huntsville Events Calendar Created: Saturday, February 20, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014
    A calendar of May 2013 activities, events, concerts, and theatre for Huntsville Alabama including boat show, and Huntsville Museum of Art exhibit.
  • I Love Being Southern Created: Saturday, October 15, 2005 Updated: Saturday, May 17, 2014
    There are certain things that only Southerners know or appreciate about the South. Northerners can try to understand, but mostly, they don't even know WHAT they don't understand."
  • Dog Days Flea Market - Ardmore Created: Wednesday, May 25, 2005 Updated: Saturday, May 17, 2014
    Dog Days Flea Market in Ardmore, Tennessee is opened Sunday and Monday and offers a variety of goods including hunting dogs for sale on Monday mornings." itemprop="descript't3'" --> itemprop="descr...
  • Movies in Huntsville - Decatur - Athens Created: Thursday, September 14, 2006 Updated: Friday, May 16, 2014
    If you're heading out with friends to see a good movie, here's a listing of showtimes and what's available in Huntsville, Decatur and Athens, Alabama.
  • Wedding,Reception & Meeting Rooms Created: Saturday, May 14, 2005 Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014
    Whether it's your wedding, a special birthday or anniversary dinner or a monthly club meeting, finding the perfect place to host these events can be daunting. Here are a few suggestions for places ...
  • Mooresville: A Town of Charm & History In Alabama Created: Thursday, September 02, 2004 Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014
    Visiting Mooresville, Alabama is like stepping back in time to a peaceful, less hectic way of living. In fact, Mooresville, with its tree-shaded streets, white picket fences and absence of sidewa...
  • Toastmasters: The Ultimate Personal Challenge Created: Wednesday, August 15, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014
    The fear of public speaking is the #1 fear for most people. Some people are tackling this problem by meeting regularly with a group of people and learning how to make and practicing giving speeche...
  • Cathedral Caverns in Alabama Created: Saturday, December 27, 2003 Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014
    Cathedral Caverns near Grant, Alabama is now a state park and welcomes visitors every day of the year except Christmas and New Year's Day. Cathedral Caverns holds six world cave records and is an e...
  • Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament Created: Sunday, November 30, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
    Just over an hour from Huntsville in Hanceville, Alabama near Cullman, you can witness a magnificent shrine with an unusual story. The Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament of Our Lady of the Angels...
  • Alabama Child Sex Offenders & Their Punishment Created: Thursday, August 04, 2005 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
    A law in Alabama promises to protect our state's children from "dangerous sexual offenders," says former Alabama Attorney General Troy King." itemprop="description" Monday, June 27, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013
    One of the most controversial judges in Alabama history is Judge Roy Moore, who grabbed the nation's attention over his fight to keep a copy of The Ten Commandments in his courtroom and later in th...
  • Kids Eat Free... Created: Thursday, July 26, 2007 Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013
    Sometimes families have to forego the luxury of eating out just because it becomes too much for the family budget. Here's a list of Huntsville restaurants that are "kid friendly" and offer either ...
  • Senior Discounts for Huntsville Created: Thursday, July 20, 2006 Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013
    Getting older has it's advantages: many stores and companies offer special discount to seniors. Here's some of the discounts and opportunities in the Huntsville/Madison County area.
  • Class Reunions Created: Thursday, May 28, 2009 Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013
    We never quite forget our school days. Whether you were the popular kids, the star football player, the cheerleader, the Class Valedictorian, the Math Whiz, or the school newspaper reporter, you p...
  • Huntsville Yard Sales Created: Saturday, May 23, 2009 Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013
    Whether you call it a yard sale, a garage sale or a rummage sale, these private events open to the public is a quick way to make money and clean out your house at the same time.
  • Eagle Watching in Alabama Created: Thursday, December 29, 2005 Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013
    Bird Watching or birding in Alabama is one of the best places to enjoy this new hobby. It’s called avitourism and it’s one of the fastest growing forms of outdoor recreation.
  • Restaurant Reviews Created: Monday, April 26, 2010 Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013
    Americans are eating more and more meals outside the home. When deciding where to go to eat, nothing is more valuable than "word of mouth" or other people's opinions and experiences. I've found t...
  • Top 5 Most Romantic Restaurants in Huntsville Created: Thursday, February 04, 2010 Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013
    Here's my picks for the Top 5 Most Romantic Restaurants in Huntsville.
  • March 2013 - Huntsville Events Calendar Created: Monday, January 04, 2010 Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013
    A calendar of March 2013 activities, events, concerts, and theatre for Huntsville Alabama including boat show, and Huntsville Museum of Art exhibit.
  • February 2013 - Huntsville Events Calendar Created: Sunday, January 03, 2010 Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013
    A calendar of February 2013 activities, events, concerts, and theatre for Huntsville Alabama including boat show, health & Wellness Fair, Winterfest, and Huntsville Museum of Art Wine Tasting & Din...

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