Sweet Water, AL is a small community located on Highway 10 in the southern part of Marengo County. The Sweet Water Cotton Gin has been a large part of the landscape of downtown Sweet Water for many years. Traveling from the east on Highway 10, the cotton gin is the first thing that you see [...]
This Rural Southwest Alabama website is for twelve counties located in southwest Alabama which include the southwestern corner of Alabama's Black Belt region. The area is famous for great Southern food, hospitality, a rich and diverse heritage, historic homes and churches, beautiful landscapes, and endless outdoor recreation opportunities. Beautiful rivers and lakes crisscross this region of Alabama. This area is known for its many parks and natural forests. The purpose of this website is to provide a snapshot of rural southwest Alabama. Included are pictures of attractions in the counties located in this area of Alabama. A brief description is provided for each site.