3 hrs ago
Wreck on I-59 near Argo injures two, closes interstate for a time
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Alabama State Troopers are investigating a wreck on I-59 south at mile marker 146.
7 hrs ago
Flood warnings in place for east-central Alabama; thunderstorms could bring hail, winds
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- The National Weather Service's offices in the Birmingham area has issued a hazardous weather outlook that warns about heavy rainfall in east-central Alabama that could result in flash flooding.
Sun May 19, 2013
A prom delayed
It's prom season in Birmingham, Alabama, and this year some senior citizens are joining the high school seniors.
New lead attorney for Jefferson County faces 'world of problems.' Here are some.
I truly feel that the commissioners and the county manager are committed to moving the county forward." Carol Sue Nelson.
Tide of skepticism recedes as Birmingham's city center rebounds
Fans enjoy the atmosphere at Regions Field. Entrepreneurs are buying and leasing buildings near the new ballpark as the neighborhood rebounds.
Vulcan Park to celebrate 109th Birthday on Sunday, June 2
Visiting Vulcan Park Wednesday, March 21, 2012 in Birmingham. Vulcan Park allows Birmingham City school children free admission with a paid parent admission during spring break week.
Flash flooding reported in east Alabama; more rain expected throughout day
Several flash flood warnings are in effect in east Alabama, and rain is expected throughout the day in central Alabama.
800 marched in New York in support of Birmingham movement; 11 arrested in Etowah County memorial
May, 1963 -- Demonstrators are met by fire fighters along the march route in key areas in downtown Birmingham.
National Public Radio
Turmoil Of '63 Shut Down Proms; Former Students Dance Again
Several high schools had to cancel their proms in 1963, during a time of tumultuous civil rights protests across the South, and in Birmingham, Ala., particularly.
Sat May 18, 2013
Samford University graduates urged to have faith in themselves, others, God
"Faith in yourself is important - especially when no one else shares your vision and dreams," the Rev.
Do Dah Day 2013 is full of furry friends, music and even a wedding
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama- Do Dah Day 2013 benefiting the Greater Birmingham humane Society.
50 years later, Birmingham's Class of 1963 celebrates the prom they never got to have
Their original prom night canceled during the height of the Civil Rights Movement, the 1963 graduating class of Birmingham's black high schools held a prom Friday night, May 17, 2013, at the Boutwell Auditorium.
President Obama's budget would reduce deficits faster, nonpartisan budget office reports
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - In a week that had nothing but unambiguous bad news for him, President Barack Obama ended the week Friday with some better news, maybe.
Birmingham Boys Choir sings Sunday at Shades Crest Baptist
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- In preparation for another international tour, the Birmingham Boys Choir presents its 35th annual spring concert on Sunday, May 19.
REV Birmingham shoots for $1M in capital campaign
REV Birmingham was formed last year when Operation New Birmingham and Main Street Birmingham merged, and has already been a big player in the recent redevelopment projects in downtown Birmingham, like loft renovations and plans for light installations near Railroad Park.
ALDOT: U.S. 280 highway project begins Sunday with incentives to...
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- The Alabama Department of Transportation's project to modify traffic flow along U.S. 280 in Jefferson and Shelby counties begins Sunday night -- weather permitting.
Fri May 17, 2013
Rep. Terri Sewell to appear at four "town hall meetings" in Birmingham area next Friday
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Rep. Terri Sewell, D-Birmingham, will appear at a series of four "Congress in Your Community" town hall meetings in the Birmingham area next Friday, including three in the Western communities.
A mixed bag: Trinity hospital 280 move brings varied reaction from different sections of Birmingham
Birmingham Mayor William Bell looks on as Keith Granger, CEO Of Trinity Medical Center, speaks during a press conference outside the current Trinity Medical Center in 2011.
Jeffco hires Maynard, Cooper & Gale lawyer as top legal adviser
When you look at her record, what she's done, the years of experience, what she brings .
Trinity wins fight over move to U.S. 280
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The Alabama Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal in the fight over Trinity Medical Center's plan to relocate, clearing the way for the hospital to move to the unfinished HealthSouth hospital building on U.S. 280.