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Northeast Alabama Settlers Quarterly is being digitized to the Alabama Department of Archives and History

Alabama 200

As part of our participation in the Alabama 200 Celebration, Northeast Alabama Genealogical Society has provided our quarterlies to be digitized.  The Northeast Alabama Settlers Quarterly is being digitized and will be a permanent part of the Alabama Department of Archives and History and available to the public.  Once our part of the project is …

FamilySearch Discontinuing Microfilm Distribution Services

In case you haven’t already heard, FamilySearch will discontinue its microfilm distribution services on September 1, 2017.  According to the FamilySearch website, the last day to order microfilm is August 31, 2017.  If you would like more information, click here.  Apparently, this is happening because the advances in technology are making microfilm obsolete.  Many digital images …

The Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall

The Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall

The Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall The Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall has been on display in Gadsden since May 11th and will be here through May 15th.  If you haven’t done so already, I suggest you visit.  I stopped by Saturday and was deeply touched seeing all the names of those who sacrificed their lives.  I found …

Welcome a New Site Administrator

It has been my honor to serve as the NEAGS web site administrator for several years. But it is time for me to step down and I am so happy to introduce April Ozbilgin as the new site administrator. I’ll still be around and hope to add some new information to the site. Please say …