Latest Online Alabama Newspapers

Latest Online Alabama Newspapers

Alabama does not have a central online repository for searching historical newspapers.

Most of us within the northeast Alabama area know that the Gadsden Times have some of their historic newspapers online. But when you see the list on “Alabama Online Historical Newspapers Summary” (updated June 2015), be prepared for your jaw to drop.

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Salute to Veterans — From Dinner to a Book

Salute to Veterans — From Dinner to a Book

Our WWII Etowah County Veterans book has broadened to Salute to Veterans of Etowah County (since 1898). Why the change? The very successful “Salute to Veterans” dinner made us realize that we truly wanted to include MORE people. We also have been told that  obtaining the DD214 discharge paper from the Court House was time-consuming […]

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Success & What’s Next

Success & What’s Next

Wow! 2015 Swap Meet, a HUGE Success!
So What’s Next? Well … Changes.
What changes? Several over time. Come on, click on the Read more (or link) to find out what.

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2015 Ancestor Swap Meet – Apr 16, 17, 18

2015 Ancestor Swap Meet – Apr 16, 17, 18

What an event is planned for this year’s Ancestor Swap Meet!! A DNA session with featured speaker J. Mark Lowe, a “Salute To Troops” Dinner, & 3 how-to Sat. sessions. Register for all 3 events & receive a discount. Or register for specific sessions. See NEAGS home page for registration form & full details.

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Form Available for WWII Etowah Co. Vet Book

Form Available for WWII Etowah Co. Vet Book

To submit your veteran for the WWII Etowah County Book:

Click on the link in on of the top menus that appear on every NEAGS page … WWII Veterans Info Form for the Etowah Co. Book.

Be sure to read the information at the top of the page on the form.

If you have a picture of the veteran in uniform, please include a copy of the picture.

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