Alba is a town majorly in Wood County, Texas. A small portion of the town falls in Rains County. It has a total area of 1.1 square miles, all of which is land.
Construction, manufacturing and mining are the major contributors to the local economy. Public education comprises one elementary and one high school. The closest hospital is the East Texas Medical Center Quitman, located about 12 miles away, in Quitman. The cost of living here is 15.00% higher than the country average.
This place gets about 45 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 90.
Each year as a tradition to myself and this green movement website, I write on the events of Earth Day (April 22nd) this year is no exception. I will focus more on some new ideas and representations of our planet Earth. The symbols of Earth Day have been similar throughout the years, including an image or drawing of the Earth..