Photo by Emily Featherston.

Liberty Park Baptist Church pastor Scott Guffin is not at all unfamiliar with the campus of Samford University, where he will be starting a new program in August. more

Jul 27, 2017 6:02 PM People/Places


Rendering courtesy of Shawn Arterburn.

In the coming years, developers are hoping to make Liberty Park a one-stop-shop where anyone can live, work, play and everything in between. more

Jun 27, 2017 5:07 PM Businesses


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Weather forecasters are reminding Central Alabama residents that tropical systems can cause dangerous conditions, even hundreds of miles inland. more

Jun 20, 2017 10:05 PM News


Photo courtesy of the National Senior Games/Tyler Rocheleau.

National Senior Games using Liberty Park fields, bringing 1,500 athletes for softball. more

May 24, 2017 4:15 PM Sports


Photo by Emily Featherston.

Group aims to provide blankets for foster children across the state. more

Apr 27, 2017 5:01 PM People/Places


Courtesy of NWS

Due to the threat of severe weather, Shelby County Schools and Hoover City Schools will be closed on Wednesday, April 5. All after-school activities will also be canceled Wednesday. more

Apr 5, 2017 12:35 AM , Schools


Emily Featherston

The second annual event brought dogs of all breeds and sizes to the Summit for a day of fun. more

Apr 3, 2017 4:06 PM People/Places

Lake Purdy 10-13-16

Photo courtesy of Dr. James Sanderson

Water usage restrictions are now voluntary, according to the drought management plan. more

Jan 25, 2017 12:13 AM News

Jan 2017 Winter Weather

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The winter weather situation was becoming more clear Thursday afternoon. more

Jan 5, 2017 9:52 PM Weather

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Courtesy of Alabama Forestry Commission

After rainfall returned to the state, the Governor's office and Alabama Forestry Commission have lifted burning restrictions. more

Dec 5, 2016 10:23 PM News

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Ron Burkett

That means even tighter restrictions and higher surcharges for excessive water usage. more

Nov 4, 2016 8:34 PM , News

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Emily Featherston

The Birmingham Water Works Board issued the drought warning after continued dry conditions. more

Oct 19, 2016 10:35 PM Weather

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Emily Featherston

The ban on outdoor burning affects 46 counties in the state, including Jefferson and Shelby. more

Oct 12, 2016 11:28 PM Weather

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Emily Featherston

September and October are usually dry, but the area has had even less rainfall than normal. more

Oct 4, 2016 9:33 PM Weather

Everbridge, a free program provided by the county, alerts users to weather threats and other emergencies in their area. more

Feb 2, 2016 3:15 PM Weather

Brooklyn Holt

Photo courtesy of Brooklyn Holt.

For Brooklyn Holt, her first year at Auburn University has been anything but boring. more

Jan 25, 2016 4:41 PM People/Places

Grandview Baby

Emily Featherston

Meghan Elizabeth was born at 12:34 a.m. Sunday to labor and delivery nurse Tracy and her husband Joseph. more

Oct 12, 2015 2:38 PM News

Grandview Medical Center

Emily Featherston

At 5:50 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10, Grandview treated its first emergency room patient. Shortly after, at around 7 a.m., the first of the 98 patients transferred from Trinity Medical Center arrived. more

Oct 11, 2015 6:39 PM News

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