Many important events have taken place in Alabama over the years. While most of them are pretty well known, some aren’t. A historic event that some people aren’t familiar with took place in Haleyville and involved a phone call. For information about Haleyville and this history-making call, take a look below.

Did you already know that 911 got its start in Haleyville, Alabama? Let us know in the comments below.

Besides the original 911 telephone, another unique item that’s on display in Alabama is the Hodges Meteorite. For information about this meteorite, including where you can view it, be sure to take a look at the following article: The Only Meteorite In History To Ever Hit A Human Being Is On Display At The Alabama Museum Of Natural History.

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