The closure of Brookley Army Air Field 52 years ago this month took a devastating toll on Mobile’s economy. It would be decades before aerospace engineering returned to the airfield by the Bay.
A photo on Dauphin Island in the late 1950s offers insight into surfing and beachwear.
Historian John Sledge recounts the Vine and Olive colonists’ perilous Mobile Bay landfall.
Washington Square is one of Mobile's most beloved parks and is surrounded by some of the finest examples of 19th-century architecture.
A fragment of pottery breaks open the pivotal role the Mobile area played in ancient cultures.
Take a trip to Gulf Shores of the 1950s with this photograph of the one-time sleepy beach town.
What Downtown luxury hotel burned, just before opening its doors?
Historian Tom McGehee explains how pandemics have shaped home design.
Maritime historian John Sledge recounts the eventful maiden voyage of the revenue cutter Alabama.
Is it true that one of NASA’s first astronauts was from Mobile?