The City of Alcoa will make no adjustments to the collection of residential solid waste, residential recyclables, or commercial / industrial solid waste for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Read on...
The area around the former Charles M. Hall High School and Alcoa Middle
School, now the Alcoa City Center, was named for the man, Charles M.
Hall, who discovered the secret of smelting aluminum economically which
led to the founding of the Alcoa, Inc. The school was located near a
number of company houses occupied mostly by African-Americans and also
the site of the former Commercial Building.