unclaimed baggage is celebrating 50 years

Happy Anniversary: Unclaimed Baggage is Celebrating 50 Years

The Unclaimed Baggage Center is a family-run Alabama treasure—one that’s well-known all across the country. Since 1970, it has offered a place for unwanted and unclaimed luggage to find a home. It even donates or recycles some of its findings! Now, as Unclaimed Baggage is celebrating 50 years, we’re stepping back in time to take Read more about Happy Anniversary: Unclaimed Baggage is Celebrating 50 Years[…]

Veterans Memorial Park of Jackson County

Local Spotlight: Veterans Memorial Park of Jackson County

Our veterans bleed red, white, and blue—and commemorating their service is our duty. That’s the cornerstone beneath the founding of the Veterans Memorial Park of Jackson County. This six-acre tract of land has become an ongoing project to remember our most revered citizens. The Park’s Origins The Veterans Memorial Park of Jackson County traces its Read more about Local Spotlight: Veterans Memorial Park of Jackson County[…]

unclaimed baggage center

Local Spotlight: Unclaimed Baggage Center

When you travel, you need your supplies! Suitcases filled with clothes, toiletries, and even souvenirs go from airport to airport each and every day. Sometimes, though, their owners don’t bring them home! So, where exactly can they go? Well, for many, the answer is the Unclaimed Baggage Center. This intriguing Alabama treasure has been the Read more about Local Spotlight: Unclaimed Baggage Center[…]

Payne's Soda Fountain

Local Spotlight: Payne’s Soda Fountain

Even though we’ve long since reached the 21st century, you can still get a delicious taste of the past at Payne’s Soda Fountain. It’s been a local staple of Scottsboro for 150 years—and for good reason! Locals and town visitors alike have all come over for a delicious drink or snack. So go ahead—dig into Read more about Local Spotlight: Payne’s Soda Fountain[…]