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Austin Peay vs Samford
Samford's Brandon Roberts and Austin Peay's Zavion Williams look to an official to see has potion of the ball during the first half at the Pete Hanna Center in Homewood, Ala., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Homewood Middle School teacher earns national recognition for efforts in the classroom
According to Merrick Wilson, Director of Communications for Homewood City Schools, Morton left a successful career in apparel merchandising to become a teacher.
Jefferson County legislators debated Birmingham's merger with suburbs
DECEMBER 6, 1963 -- Nine of Jefferson County's 17 state legislators spoke to the League of Women Voters, sharing opposing views of Birmingham's push to merge with Mountain Brook, Homewood and other suburbs.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Robots! Meet Homewood Middle 'engineering' students headed to competition this weekend
Students from Homewood Middle School are headed to Auburn this weekend, to participate in their regional BEST Robotics event, after winning first place in a local competition last October.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Gulf Coast students rewarded for reading and writing by GoDaddy Bowl
Tre Roberson of Edgewood Elementary School in Homewood, AL receives 1st place in the HOAR Program Management Reading and Writing Program presented by the GoDaddy Bowl.
Homewood sidewalk construction set to begin, a look at what to expect
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- After months of various meetings and plan revisions, the Homewood City Council finalized the approval of various sidewalk projects in Wards 1, 4 and 5 during their Nov. 25 work session.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Why should I have to move back into Birmingham?
This blog is not about the City of Birmingham. When I talk about "Birmingham," I'm referring to metro Birmingham.
Homewood set to shine this evening with annual 'Lighting of the Star'
Traffic passes below the Homewood Star in a 25-second time exposure in downtown Homewood, Ala., Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012.
Christmas parades are about to march through Birmingham-area cities
If the old saying "everybody loves a parade" is correct, there will be a lot of happy people around Birmingham in the next few weeks.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Homewood Creatives to host holiday show this weekend, showcase locally-made art
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- Some of Homewood's artsiest residents will be selling their handmade goods at the annual Homewood Creatives art show this weekend.
The Birmingham Sessions: Maria Taylor
"I had a dream about being in Nebraska, working with Mike Mogis ," says Taylor, 37. "He, I think, is just a master at what he does.
'The Nutcracker': 19 years running, Alabama Dance Academy performs on stage and in the...
Dancers from Alabama Dance Academy have already been making the rounds in preparation for its annual production of "The Nutcracker."
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Birmingham leaders you should know: Scott Myers
Civic activities: Samford University Brock School of Business advisory board; Birmingham Athletic Partnership, president of the board of directors; Bryant-Jordan Student-Athlete Scholarship Foundation, managing director; Birmingham Business Journal "Top 40 Under 40" Business People; Homewood Police Foundation, founding board member; Public Affairs ... (more)
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Trinity students hold prayer vigil for missing teen
Those in attendance at the prayer vigil identified the missing person as 16-year-old Gray Godwin.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Group plans Black Friday protest at Homewood Wal-Mart focusing on wages, hours
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- There will be at least a few people at the Wal-Mart on Lakeshore Parkway for Black Friday who won't be looking for deals.
Tamales for the holidays: Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama kicks off 2013 Christmas tamale sale
Another holiday tradition begins again today with the start of the Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama's 11th annual Christmas tamale sale.
Iron Bowl: Predictions by Shades Cahaba Elementary students, faculty
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- DeLaine Ragland's third-grade class has proven that you're never too young to get into the spirit of Rivalry Week.
Black Friday isn't just for big boxes: Local shops looking for bump in business, too
The mention of Black Friday might bring to mind long lines of shoppers filing into a Walmart or Target, but the day means a lot to smaller local shops, too.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Handel's 'Messiah,' part one, times two, plays out Sunday in Prattville, Homewood
Two performances of the Christmas section of George Frideric Handel's "Messiah" will take place Sunday, Dec. 1, at two different churches.