South Alabamian

From Our Files

62 Years Ago April 1961 The dedication of the new Jackson Lock and Dam on the Tombigbee River at Coffeeville was held Friday, April 7. Gov. John Patterson was to be in attendance as well as Congressmen Frank Boykin and Armistead Selden. The South Alabamian published a special 28-page tabloid issue marking the dam’s opening. The name, years later, was […]

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