Huntsville is one of the oldest communities in the state of Alabama. Settled circa 1805, Huntsville which has been known as Hunt’s Spring and Twickenham pre-dated the state by almost a decade and a half.
Wil Elrick hails from Guntersville, Alabama where at an early age he developed a love for both trivia and history. He has spent the last 20 odd years, fine tuning the art of communication while working in law enforcement, writing, television media, historical research, and public speaking. He lives in North Alabama with his two boys, and a neurotic German Shepherd Dog. He one day hopes that Bigfoot is proven real. Wil's new book Alabama Scoundrels is available from History Press.