Mountain Brook reschedules 2013 Holiday Parade due to high chance of rain
Alden Chaney,8, throws out MoonPies in the Mountain Brook Christmas Parade in Mountain Brook Village, Sunday, December 6,2009.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Birmingham leaders you should know: Mike Gibson
Mike Gibson lived in Mobile for 18 years and started college at the University of South Alabama, where he played basketball his freshman year before leaving the sport.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Sen. Blackwell returns $10,000 to Poarch Creeks, calls for bill to guard against unwanted...
Sen. Slade Blackwell, R-Mountain Brook, appeared among a small number of state lawmakers already receiving $5,000 or more from the Poarch Band of Creek Indians ahead of the 2014 political races.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Ever wondered about your neighbor's Christmas decorations? Sign up for Legacy League's Home Tour
Legacy League , an Auxiliary of Samford University, will kick-off its third annual Christmas Home Tour on Thursday, Dec. 12. This year, five homes - four in Vestavia Hills and one in Mountain Brook - will open their doors to the public to show off how they celebrate the season.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Mountain Brook mayor shares memories of protecting the Kennedy family
He was hoping to be next in line to be hired with the agency, and the events that happened that day in Dallas made that a reality.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Report: Mountain Brook graduate leads investigation into JFK assassination 50 years later
MOUNTAIN BROOK, Alabama -- A 2011 Mountain Brook graduate recently led a five-month long investigation into the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
New Gardendale city clerk sworn in
Gardendale hired Melissa Honeycutt Nov. 4 to fill the vacant post. Honeycutt told AL.com she has been working for cities since she was 17 years old when she got a job filing for the city of Trussville.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Trussville Tribune
Slade Blackwell holding - Coffee & Conversation' in Trussville Tuesday
Sen. Slade Blackwell, R-Mountain Brook, will host "Coffee & Conversation" at the Cracker Barrel in Trussville on Tuesday at 7:30 a.m. "Coffee & Conversation" is a series of informal meetings for constituents to gather and talk with Blackwell about issues and ideas that are important to the area.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Bus service not required by state law
I see no reason whatsoever in the DOJ or the State BOE getting involved in our school systems decision to end school bus service next year.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Highlands School 4th and 5th graders celebrate National French Week
Highlands School students created posters about French celebrities during National French Week, November 5-11, 2013.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Vestavia Hills Mayor Zaragoza outlines 'proactive improvement plans' during 'State of the City' address
Vestavia Hills Mayor Alberto "Butch" Zaragoza presents his annual 'State of the City' address at the Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Tuesday, November 12, 2013.
What Birmingham must do if it really wants parade to honor vets
I mean, where was the Homewood High School marching band, that red, white and blue bunch of Patriots who belt out "It's a grand old flag" in the Macy's and Rose Bowl parades? That band is so hot its drummers hang upside down during its musical salute to the armed forces.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
The Trussville Tribune
Hewitt-Trussville runner wins Class 6A title
The Alabama verbal commitment won the AHSAA Class 6A state championship over the weekend in Moulton, besting the second-place finisher by 11 seconds.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
To split or not to split? Gardendale voters to weigh starting own school system with property tax vote
Gardendale voters will decide Tuesday whether to increase property taxes, which ultimately would allow the city to form its own school system - an idea that has drawn mixed opinions.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Two Announce Bids for Legislature
Two candidates have announced they are seeking the Republican nomination for the state House seat being vacated by state Rep. Paul DeMarco .
Mobile County's school superintendent is highest-paid in state
Mobile County schools Superintendent Martha Peek is the highest-paid superintendent in the state, according to salary figures released by the State Department of Education.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Birmingham lawyer David Faulkner announces candidacy for Alabama House District 46
"I want to serve and represent the people of District 46 in Montgomery," Faulkner said in an interview with AL.com today.
The path to a new Central Office for Homewood City Schools and what to expect next
A Google Maps view of the construction site for the new Homewood City Schools Central Office , compared to the proposed Master Plan layout .
Wed Nov 06, 2013