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Hooks, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Alabama
County Russell
Elevation 322 ft (98 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 334

Hooks is an unincorporated community in Russell County, Alabama, United States.

History

Hooks was named after John J. Hooks, the first postmaster. The post office was established in 1893, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1915. The community has been noted for its unusual place name.

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