Features

Chelsea Graduation 2020

Photo by Erin Nelson. Starnes Media

Over 300 graduates received their diplomas Tuesday night at the Chelsea football stadium. Read more

News

Bedsole has 22 years of experience with the Shelby County Sheriff's Office, and currently serves as the commander of the Shelby County Jail. Read more

News

SNF_0566.jpg

Sarah Finnegan

Any resident can run for mayor or one of the at-large council seats. There are no geographic districts, but council candidates must choose one of the seven places to specifically seek. Read more

News

The pastors want the community to come together to call out to God for compassion for the hurting and for justice and peace. Read more

News

chelsea city council

Leah Ingram Eagle

The new equipment will improve the live viewing experience for online viewing. Read more

News

OMHS Graduation 2020

Photo by Erin Nelson. Starnes Media

Over 300 students received their diplomas during the ceremony on Monday, June 1 at Heardmont Stadium. Read more

News

Jeremy Vice 2020

Photo courtesy of Tara Vice

Jeremy Vice will replace Howard Peyton and serve the remaining 16 months of Peyton's term on the park board. Read more

People/Places

Jag Classic Softball

Kyle Parmley

We at Starnes Media felt it important to recognize the local softball players who had standout seasons, and thus put together an All-South Metro team for the first time. Read more

Sports

200531_Hoover_protest_JA15.jpg

Photo by Jon Anderson.

Gov. Kay Ivey has authorized the National Guard to activate up to 1,000 guardsmen across the state as needed. Read more

News

200531_Hoover_protest_JA2

Photo by Jon Anderson

Hoover's curfew will be in effect from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m., effective immediately, and prevents travel on city roads with some exceptions, as well as demonstrations, marches and vigils on public property. Read more

News

The 11th edition of The World Games has been delayed until July 7-17, 2022. The organizers also announced on April 22 that the international multi-sport event will become The World Games 2022 Birmingham. Read more

News

Their book, called “Illusions: Poetry & Art for the Young at Heart,” showcases 22 poems and black-and-white illustrations for “the young at heart.” Read more

People/Places

VV-FEAT-Scrunchies-EN01.jpg

Photo by Erin Nelson.

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the greater Birmingham area, Brockwell started using her sewing skills for a different project: face masks. Read more

People/Places

B-COVER_2005113_MealsHealthHeroesEN02.jpg

Photo by Erin Nelson.

Meals for Healthcare Heroes offers a boost in morale to Birmingham health care workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic and provides financial support to local restaurants seeking to survive in these days. Read more

People/Places

Like other students in her class, Homewood High School student Kate Graphos lost some of the best moments of her senior year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

People/Places

SUN-BIZ-Capstone-Building-Corp.jpg

Photo by Erin Nelson.

After 23 years in Homewood, Capstone Building Corp. moved to their new location in the Meadow Brook Office Park in Hoover in early May. Read more

Businesses

200430_FitzwaterTogetherEN01.jpg

Photo by Erin Nelson.

Shawn Fitzwater’s idea to paint the We Are All In This Together mural in Homewood on the Battle Republic building was a last-minute decision. Read more

People/Places

VV-BIZ-Cahaba-Heights-Parkside-at-Dolly-Ridge.jpg

Rendering courtesy of Harbert Retail.

Two new developments will soon be coming to Cahaba Heights: Parkside at Dolly Ridge and Cahaba Heights Corner. Read more

Businesses

Online viewers will notice a difference in the audio and video of the meetings. Read more

News

Tour an open house this weekend from 2-4 p.m. Read more

News

Subscribe to our daily newsletters

* indicates required
280 Living