Mobile, Alabama

What is Mobile, Alabama known for?


literary relationship

LeRoy and Phinize Percy moved to Greenville to live with their uncle — attorney, poet, and novelist William Alexander Percy — after the death of their parents. Foote began a lifelong fraternal and literary relationship with Walker; each had great influence on the other's writing. While conducting routine reconnaissance of the Mississippi River from Cairo, Illinois, to Memphis, Tennessee, Myer wrote the ''Manual of Signals for the United States Army and Navy''. In June 1864, he


work landscapes

the United States' ''de facto'' authority over the region, effectively ending Spanish governance (though not its claim), while gaining an unencumbered passage to the gulf. Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile (Mobile, Alabama) serves as the home of the Senior Bowl


site training

and an on-site training facility, called the Center for Leadership Excellence (formerly known as WOW-U). These facilities are used as an internal troubleshooting department, development center, test kitchen, and corporate office for the company's executives, restaurant managers and chefs.


work independent'

date January 26, 2009 work Independent Television Service (ITVS) accessdate July 29, 2009 "The Conde Explorers website" Archives and libraries thumb The Ben May Main Library on Government Street. (File:Mobile Public Library 2008.jpg) The National African American Archives and Museum features the history of African-American participation in Mardi Gras, authentic artifacts from the era of slavery, and portraits


love family

umpiring, in the Texas League in 1915–16 and the Southern Association in 1917. History WLOX was the first television station on the Mississippi Gulf Coast having signed-on September 15, 1962 (1962 in television). It was founded by the Love family who also owned WLOX radio (1490 AM now WXBD). Due to ABC having an affiliate (WEAR-TV) further east in Pensacola, Florida rather than Mobile, Alabama, WLOX-TV helped fill a void in areas west of Mobile


covers news

section include additional information about WPMI's news department history. date May 2011 WPMI covers news for Mobile, Alabama and the Florida Panhandle including Escambia, Santa Rosa, and Okaloosa counties. In 2006, the station gained considerable notoriety for a dubious report about leprechaun sightings in the Crichton area of Mobile, AL. The report quickly went viral on YouTube. In 2010, it was even referenced in an episode of South Park. *Huntsville (Huntsville, Alabama) - WZDX


free population

; The free population in the whole of Mobile County, including the city, consisted of 29,754 citizens, of which 1195 were free people of color (Person of color). Lt. Beedy said that if the fire had gotten worse than it was, there could have been injuries or deaths, saying "He endangered a lot of people." According to Lt. Beedy, building security cameras caught Shorrosh on camera entering and exiting the trash room of the building. Police Chief David Carpenter told WKRG (w:WKRG) ''News 5'', the CBS (w:CBS) affiliate in Mobile (w:Mobile, Alabama), that Shorrosh used an accelerant (w:accelerant) to start the fire, in what police believe was an attempt to burn the building down. The Government Accountability Office (w:Government Accountability Office) on June 18 called for a re-run of the bidding for the U.S. Air Force $40 billion tanker contract (w:KC-X), citing major flaws in the procurement process. This imperils the Northrop Grumman (w:Northrop Grumman) and EADS North America (w:EADS North America) plan to assemble the planes in Mobile (w:Mobile, Alabama), Alabama (w:Alabama).


extensive art

article.cgi?f n a 2005 09 02 national w140304D15.DTL Countries Pledge Hurricane Aid to U.S. " ''SF Gate.'' September 2, 2005. Retrieved on June 10, 2006. established 1963 location 4850 Museum Drive Mobile, Alabama, USA (United States) lat_deg 30 The '''Mobile Museum of Art''' is an art museum located in Mobile (Mobile, Alabama), Alabama. It features extensive art collections from the Southern


louisiana

, and the largest municipality on the Gulf Coast (Gulf Coast of the United States) between New Orleans, Louisiana (New Orleans), and St. Petersburg, Florida. Alabama's only saltwater port, Mobile is located at the head of the Mobile Bay and the north-central Gulf Coast. The Port of Mobile

January 22, 2013 Mobile began as the first capital of colonial French Louisiana (Louisiana (New France)) in 1702. During its first 100 years, Mobile was a colony of France (Early Modern France), then Britain (Kingdom of Great Britain), and lastly Spain. Mobile first became a part of the United States of America in 1813, with the annexation of West Florida under President James Madison. In 1861 Alabama joined the Confederate States of America, which surrendered

Louisiane '', started in 1702, at Twenty-seven Mile Bluff on the Mobile River, as the first capital of the French colony (French colonial empires) of Louisiana (Louisiana (New France)). It was founded by French Canadian brothers Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville and Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne, Sieur de Bienville, to establish control over France's Louisiana claims. Bienville was made governor of French Louisiana in 1701. Mobile's Roman Catholic parish was established on July 20, 1703


running community

to the Joe Jefferson Players, Alabama's oldest continually running community theatre. The group was named in honor of the famous comedic actor Joe Jefferson (Joseph Jefferson), who spend part of his teenage years in Mobile. The Players debuted their first production on December 17, 1947. Lt. Beedy said that if the fire had gotten worse than it was, there could have been injuries or deaths, saying "He endangered a lot of people." According to Lt. Beedy, building security cameras caught Shorrosh on camera entering and exiting the trash room of the building. Police Chief David Carpenter told WKRG (w:WKRG) ''News 5'', the CBS (w:CBS) affiliate in Mobile (w:Mobile, Alabama), that Shorrosh used an accelerant (w:accelerant) to start the fire, in what police believe was an attempt to burn the building down. The Government Accountability Office (w:Government Accountability Office) on June 18 called for a re-run of the bidding for the U.S. Air Force $40 billion tanker contract (w:KC-X), citing major flaws in the procurement process. This imperils the Northrop Grumman (w:Northrop Grumman) and EADS North America (w:EADS North America) plan to assemble the planes in Mobile (w:Mobile, Alabama), Alabama (w:Alabama).

Mobile, Alabama

'''Mobile''' ( making it the third most populous city in the State (U.S. state) of Alabama, the most populous in Mobile County, and the largest municipality on the Gulf Coast (Gulf Coast of the United States) between New Orleans, Louisiana (New Orleans), and St. Petersburg, Florida.

Alabama's only saltwater port, Mobile is located at the head of the Mobile Bay and the north-central Gulf Coast.

Mobile began as the first capital of colonial French Louisiana (Louisiana (New France)) in 1702. During its first 100 years, Mobile was a colony of France (Early Modern France), then Britain (Kingdom of Great Britain), and lastly Spain. Mobile first became a part of the United States of America in 1813, with the annexation of West Florida under President James Madison. In 1861 Alabama joined the Confederate States of America, which surrendered in 1865.

As one of the Gulf Coast (Gulf Coast of the United States)'s cultural centers, Mobile has several art museums, a symphony orchestra, a professional opera, a professional ballet company, and a large concentration of historic architecture. In 2005 the first integrated mystic society had a parade for Mardi Gras.

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