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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The proposed project would reconnect Cahaba Beach Road and Sicard Hollow Road over the Little Cahaba River. more

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Photo courtesy of John Graham

Three takeoffs. Three landings. It was a simple flight pattern, but it cemented Jack Graham’s status as a solo pilot. more

People/Places

At practices for Oak Mountain High School’s new climbing club, it’s common for team members to fall while attempting a climb. But they dust themselves off and try it again. more

Oak Mountain Schools

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Courtesy of Matthew Preskitt

The Preskitt family skips the tree lot and delivers holiday trees and greenery directly to homes. more

Businesses

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Rendering courtesy of the city of Chelsea

New development to include splash pad, athletic field, pickleball courts, archery park, amphitheater more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

The Brogdons’ treehouse had its TV debut Sept. 14 on Animal Planet, in the show’s 11th season. more

People/Places

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Sydney Cromwell

The mew has been in design and construction for two years. more

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2018 Greater Shelby Chamber Safety Awards

Sydney Cromwell

The Safety Awards Luncheon was held on Sept. 26. more

News

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Illustration courtesy of the Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham.

When the Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham asked Jefferson and Shelby County residents about their biggest transportation priorities, the top answer for residents along the U.S. 280 corridor was no surprise: traffic congestion. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

At Leslie Jackson’s iStroll fitness classes, having a kid in a stroller isn’t an obstacle — it’s part of the workout. more

People/Places

The paratransit bus service provides rides for retirees and people with disabilities around central Alabama. more

News

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Photo by Erica Techo

The Arm-in-Arm Walk, benefiting the Southeastern Blind Rehabilitation Center (SBRC) Alumni Association, will return to Veterans Park on Sept. 29 for its second year. more

People/Places

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

The organization also offers programs dealing with the loss of siblings, parents, children or grandparents at other locations throughout Birmingham. more

People/Places

Thomas’ participation in the Leadville Race Series in August was a chance to prove that taste for competition could outweigh an extreme physical challenge. more

People/Places

Falconry is regulated by state and federal guidelines, and those interested in the sport must apprentice with an experienced falconer before being able to practice independently. more

People/Places

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Oak Mountain High School junior Rebecca Zaharko is part of the Magic City Theatre on Ice team that recently won the national championships. more

People/Places

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell

CBS 42’s Ashley Gann works to get public to see past TV personality. more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Shelley Shaw

Destination Hoover International is a new organization formed to build partnerships with cities around the globe. more

People/Places

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Compared to national averages, Birmingham is lagging behind in growth for population, jobs and overall economic development. more

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State of the Schools 2018

Sydney Cromwell

The panel was part of the Greater Shelby Chamber of Commerce's monthly luncheon. more

Schools

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