Alabama Department of Archives and History

Alabama Department of Archives Admits to Promoting Confederate Narratives While Ignoring Those of Black People

digital.archives.alabama.gov_ volunteer-firemandigital.archives.alabama.gov_ volunteer-firemen-paradedigital.archives.alabama.gov_ scott-streetfire-stationdigital.archives.alabama.gov_ montgomery-fire-departmenthorsedrawndigital.archives.alabama.gov_ firefighters-at-court-squaredigital.archives.alabama.gov_ fire-stationdigital.archives.alabama.gov_ digital.archives.alabama.gov_ Alabama’s main state history agency is acknowledging that it helped perpetuate systemic racism by promoting Confederate narratives while ignoring those of Black people. A “statement of re-commitment” issued Tuesday by the Alabama Department of Archives and History says the state agency was founded in 1901 to both preserve records and promote “lost…

Montgomery Fire Department’s 120th Anniversary is on Friday! Watch Alabama News Network for coverage!

Parade scheduled for Madison Avenue

A notice from the City Of Montgomery: “Dexter Avenue will be closed to traffic from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday as the City of Montgomery celebrates Montgomery Fire/Rescue’s 120th Anniversary. Madison Avenue will be closed from Court Street to S. Perry Street from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This block will host a free ceremony at the parade’s conclusion…