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Staff photo.

Since 2015, Bib & Tucker Sew-Op in Crestwood has hosted a yearly March Quilts event where members of the community can come to a sewing session and make a square to be featured in the quilt. Read more

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The Oak Mountain Color Run returns to Oak Mountain State Park on March 16. Read more

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Photo by Kamp Fender.

Oak Mountain State Park Naturalist Lauren Muncher was surprised how quickly a workshop on tree ring printing filled up with interested people. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Matt Rhodes.

To help raise money and awareness about the syndrome, the Central Alabama Chapter of the National Fragile X Foundation will be hosting its second All In For Fragile X Casino Night on March 9 at 6 p.m. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Russell Redford.

With the intent to make a footprint for the foundation in Alabama, the first Patriot Shootout of Alabama was born in 2017. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Hoover residents have a chance to get a free tree at an Arbor Day celebration at Aldridge Gardens on March 2. Read more

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Jerry Nixon taught tennis to generations in his 40 years at Inverness Country Club. Read more

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Photo by Jasmyne Ray.

Much of what the city of Chelsea is today is credited to former Mayor Earl Niven. Read more

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Photo by Jasmyne Ray.

The Citizen Observer Patrol is entering its 20th year of bolstering city safety efforts. Read more

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The Washington family could put together a basketball team complete with players equipped to play every position on the floor. Read more

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Photo by Kamp Fender.

Art Abilities teacher Edna Sealy has a few students she’s been teaching ever since the start of the art therapy program 10 years ago. Read more

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Mary Elizabeth Madden, a freshman at Oak Mountain High School and daughter of Tim and Tammy Madden, was recently selected as Miss St. Clair Area’s Outstanding Teen and will proceed to compete for the title of Miss Alabama’s Outstanding Teen in March. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Congressman Gary Palmer

Congressman Gary Palmer (R-AL) has awarded nominations to 30 students from Alabama’s Sixth Congressional District to attend the U.S. Service Academies. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Stephanie Grissom

Since 2011, The Junior League of Birmingham has been partnering with Vineyard Family Services to help feed close to 100 students from three area elementary schools that are on the BackPack Buddies Program. Read more

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Images from Birmingham Children's Theatre

The theater plans to put on four shows at the mall as part of the Magic City Theatre Festival. Read more

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Ivey's body was laid to rest at Southern Heritage Cemetery in Pelham. Read more

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Ivey died Monday, Jan. 21, at his home in Chilton County. Read more

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Kevan McClaflin, a 12th grader from Shoal Creek who attends Alabama School of Fine Arts, was chosen as a winner in the 2019 National YoungArts Foundation competition. Read more

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Submitted by Suzanne Hoye, Clipped Wings

Clipped Wings celebrated their Golden Anniversary with a festive party at Greystone Founders Club on Dec. 9. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Tim Tebow Foundation.

Oak Mountain Presbyterian Church is getting a makeover soon, as On-Site Productions transforms its gym into an elaborate prom night experience for special needs young adults and adults. Read more

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