Everyone has a story to tell. AREA256 wants to help you share your stories—our stories. We know that the better we know our neighbors the more compassionate and caring we become as a community. Local Legacies is an open platform where everyone is welcome to share memories, stories, hopes, and dreams. We’ll preserve and share them in order to build bridges between the people of North Alabama and help create a more compassionate and caring community. We can’t wait to hear what you have to say!
Selma Bridge Crossing
It’s 55th anniversary of the peaceful protest which became known as “Bloody Sunday” across the nation and led to the passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. This year, there were nationally coordinated reenactments that took place all across the country, this is the local re-cap of this historic event.