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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Guests spent time in the gardens visiting booths, watching demonstrations and learning about Japanese culture. more

Mar 19, 2017 6:48 PM People

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Photo by Paul Robertson (from Alabama Supreme Court website)

The court said a law allowing Jefferson County to reroute sales tax money for schools to other county projects is not unconstitutional. more

Mar 18, 2017 8:02 AM News

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

The students will participate in the Alabama National Geographic Bee state competition on March 31. more

Mar 17, 2017 10:14 AM Schools

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

After getting its start as the Drug and Alcohol Task Force in the early 1990s, AIMB has since grown to include many facets of the community to promote safety and wellness for students and their families. more

Mar 16, 2017 3:53 PM News

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By Keith McCoy

Crimes and other incidents reported in the MBPD March 17 community update. more

Mar 16, 2017 10:14 AM News

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Council members later approved the expansion of the school zone while agreeing to perform administrative action regarding the addition of a crossing guard. more

Mar 13, 2017 9:18 PM News

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Board members reviewed a list of renovation plans for the city's schools and recognized members of the Youth Legislature program and the men's basketball team. more

Mar 13, 2017 5:34 PM Schools

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Erica Techo

This year's race had almost 800 runners sign up. more

Mar 12, 2017 6:47 PM People


Courtesy of Kirby Whitehead.

Sylvester will be hosting a book signing for her new book, "Fresh." more

Mar 9, 2017 1:25 PM People

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By Keith McCoy

Mountain Brook Fire Department responded to the fire with the help of Vestavia Hills, Homewood and Rocky Ridge fire departments on the evening of March 7. more

Mar 8, 2017 10:48 AM News

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

The rates for the taxes would remain the same and would continue to fund nearly 40 percent of the school system's total revenues. more

Mar 6, 2017 4:02 PM News

Mountain Brook Boys Basketball State Championship 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Mountain Brook went on a 21-3 run in the fourth quarter to seal the Class 7A state championship, defeating Auburn on Saturday night. more

Mar 4, 2017 9:24 PM Sports

MBHS Boys Basketball State Finals 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Mountain Brook did not play great offensively on Thursday, but a strong defensive effort lifted the Spartans over McGill-Toolen in the Class 7A State Semifinals. more

Mar 2, 2017 4:37 PM Sports


Photo by Phil Free.

Mountain Brook dancers Mary Margaret Freeland and Sarah Smedly will be performing as a fairy and the fairy godmother, respectively, for the show. more

Mar 2, 2017 1:18 PM People

Mountain Brook vs Hoover Volleyball State Championship 2016

Sarah Finnegan

The highly successful coach led the Mountain Brook High volleyball program to three consecutive state championships. more

Feb 28, 2017 4:19 PM Sports

Mountian Brook Places

Staff photo.

Superintendent Dicky Barlow encouraged all Mountain Brook voters to go out on March 7 and vote in favor of renewing the existing county and district-wide taxes, which in total brings in about $18.5 million to Mountain Brook schools. more

Feb 28, 2017 10:50 AM Schools

Sam Chandler, a sports writer for Starnes Publishing since October 2015, won first place in the Best Sportswriter competition and the current events on-site competition for the 2017 Southeast Journalism Conference. more

Feb 24, 2017 3:18 PM News

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