Photo courtesy of the Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama.

Katie Griffith, a senior at Westminster School at Oak Mountain, recently earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest honor a Girl Scout can receive. more

Mar 23, 2018 7:03 PM Private Schools

Courtney Kalnoske officially announced her candidacy for the Shelby County School Board, Place 1, in February. more

Mar 13, 2018 5:07 PM Schools

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Courtesy of Stella Tipton

The Republican Primary will be held on June 5. more

Mar 13, 2018 4:26 PM News

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Courtesy of Cars 4 Classrooms

During the fundraisers, community members were able to test drive cars. With each test drive, $10 was donated to the school. more

Mar 6, 2018 2:59 PM Hoover Schools

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Photo courtesy of Ashley Crumpton.

On Feb. 6, COMPACT 2020 was one of 160 community coalitions honored by the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America’s National Leadership Forum. more

Feb 26, 2018 4:33 PM News

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Photo courtesy of Cindy Warner.

Smith was one of six students from grades 8-12 across to be named a finalist in the competition. more

Feb 19, 2018 8:16 PM Oak Mountain Schools

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Photo courtesy of Peggy Rawls.

An old firehouse in North Birmingham became the new home for many homeless men in the Birmingham area, named Firehouse Shelter. more

Feb 19, 2018 8:11 PM People/Places


Photo courtesy of King’s Home.

King’s Home has launched a new donation initiative for the Birmingham area. more

Feb 19, 2018 8:07 PM People/Places


Photo courtesy of Katy Thompson.

Visual Arts students at Chelsea Middle School worked to give back. more

Jan 22, 2018 7:10 PM Chelsea Schools


Photo courtesy of Cade May.

Several Oak Mountain Middle School students had success this past December at the SMS Robotics Competition in Opelika. more

Jan 22, 2018 7:06 PM Oak Mountain Schools


Photo courtesy of Michele Wilensky/Hilltop Montessori.

Arnav Kumar, a second-grade student, won the entire bee. more

Jan 22, 2018 7:03 PM Private Schools

Bragan Feldman officially announced her candidacy for the Shelby County School Board, Place 1, in January. more

Jan 22, 2018 5:42 PM Schools


Photo courtesy of Shelby County Schools.

Randy Fuller, who has served for three consecutive terms as superintendent of education for Shelby County Schools, has announced he will retire at the end of his current term in office this December. more

Jan 19, 2018 9:30 PM Schools

The New Neighbors League Club of Birmingham, decided to show their support for the work of the Firehouse Shelter by donating $500 recently. more

Jan 17, 2018 6:31 PM People/Places

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Submitted by Shelby County Tuskegee Alumni Club.

On Dec. 17, the Shelby County Tuskegee Alumni Club met at Hampton Inn & Suites 280 East for its annual Christmas party. more

Jan 5, 2018 5:48 PM People/Places 1 Comments

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Photo courtesy of Becky Landers.

The annual Shelby County City Clerks Christmas Luncheon hosted by Indian Springs Town Clerk Joan Downs was held at Indian Springs Town Hall on Dec. 14. The luncheon was sponsored by DeLoach, Barber, & Caspers, PCA. more

Jan 5, 2018 5:46 PM Businesses

Take a look at our pictures from the snow day. more

Dec 9, 2017 4:35 PM People/Places

On National Signing Day, Nov. 8, Altamont senior and 280 corridor resident Breland Morrissette inked a letter of intent to play NCAA Division I volleyball for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. more

Dec 4, 2017 5:20 PM Sports

Blake Randle was recently sworn in as a midshipman of the United States Naval Reserve at the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) at Kings Point, New York. more

Nov 21, 2017 10:49 PM People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Emily Cook/United Way of Central Alabama Public Relations.

United Way of Central Alabama’s Young Philanthropists Society met for an update on this year’s campaign on Monday, Sept. 18. more

Nov 21, 2017 10:46 PM People/Places