Huntsville's nickname is “Prison City” and sometimes, “Execution Capital of the World.” You won't find it on the Chamber of Commerce marquis, but it is a. After being in West Texas for a while, I've heard a lot of nicknames for Texas cities. Some of them aren't all sunshine and roses. Austin has been known by a wide variety of names, from Waterloo to the more dramatic City of the Violet Crown.
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