News

RSS

Features

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

News

Shelby County Commission

Leah Ingram Eagle

The real and business personal property tax collections to increase 4.8% over last year’s budget. Read more

News

Class of 2020.jpg

Photo by Bobby Joe Seals.

The 2020 class of Leadership Shelby County was introduced at an alumni breakfast on August 13 at Jefferson State Community College. Read more

News

The baby and maternity expo drew more than 3,500 people in its first year at the Finley Center at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex. Read more

News

HSUN-280-EVENTS Taste of Bham 2019.jpg

Photo courtesy of Birmingham Boys Choir.

The Birmingham Boys Choir, which draws boys from all over the Birmingham-Hoover metro area, is holding its ninth annual Taste of Birmingham fundraiser on Aug. 20. Read more

News

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

News

Chelsea City Council

Leah Ingram Eagle

The one percent increase will take effect on October 1, 2019. Read more

News

Alcohol sales

Photo by Kamp Fender

Previously, sales or dispensing of alcoholic beverages could not occur until 11 a.m. on Sundays in private clubs and noon at places such as restaurants, hotels and meeting and event centers. Read more

News

Top 10 cities 2

Photo by Jon Anderson

The mayors want to increase their influence when addressing issues that big cities face. Read more

News

Kenneth Boswell spoke about the economy and census during Thursday's luncheon Read more

News

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

News

Wednesday's luncheon featured four superintendents discussing the state of their schools. Read more

News

HSUN-280-EVENTS Babypalooza.jpg

Photo courtesy of Babypalooza.

The Babypalooza baby and maternity expo is headed to the Finley Center at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex for its 14th year in the Birmingham-Hoover area. Read more

News

SciFi Fantasy Fest 2019 1

Photo by Jon Anderson

The three-day science fiction and fantasy festival includes sessions on gaming, comics, writing, cosplay, "Star Wars," "Star Trek," and "Game of Thrones." Read more

News

FEAT - Gumball Lottery.jpg

Photo by Leah Ingram Eagle.

What started out as Sally Dollar’s hobby of writing during her children’s naptimes turned into a passion, then an Amazon bestseller. Dollar’s first book, “The Gumball Lottery: A Delicious Assortment of Rhyme,” was published in March. Read more

News

FEAT - CSA Shares_1.jpg

Photos by Alyx Chandler.

Stone Hollow Farmstead General Manager Jonathan Parrish said its Community Supported Agriculture, or CSA, program continues to grow each year. Since the farm began its program in 2014, memberships have become more and more popular. Read more

News

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

News

JohnsonKreis Construction will host the 16th Annual Shake and Bake 5K on Aug. 3. The race will be held in Mt Laurel at 8 a.m. For the fourth consecutive year, JohnsonKreis will donate all money raised to Vapor Ministries. Read more

News

280 EVENT Ridge to Blazing Ridge.jpg

Photo by Lexi Coon.

If you want to run the Ridge to Blazing Ridge, don’t forget your water. The 10.5-mile and 21-mile races will feature lots of elevation change and the intense August heat, so race organizers make it mandatory to carry a water bottle or hydration gear. Read more

News

280 EVENTS Chips & Chirps.JPG

Photo courtesy of Alabama Wildlife Center.

The Alabama Wildlife Center will present the eighth annual Chips & Chirps fundraiser event on Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens from 7 to 10 p.m. Read more

News

280 Living