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Emily Featherston

State Rep. Jack Williams announced he will seek a seat on the Jefferson County Commission. more

May 24, 2017 5:29 PM News

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The Emmet O'Neal Library will be handing out cupcakes until 5 p.m. today as well as collecting final scavenger hunt submissions. more

May 24, 2017 2:07 PM People

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By Keith McCoy

Both City Hall and the Emmet O'Neal Library will be closed in honor of the holiday, and trash pick-up will occur one day late. more

May 24, 2017 9:16 AM News

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

The council voted 3-2 to give Chester's International a conditional use to open the facility in a space zoned for retail -- but with a possible time limit. more

May 22, 2017 11:02 PM Businesses

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Congratulations to the MBHS class of 2017. more

May 22, 2017 9:25 PM Schools

Nominations for the Community Member and Community Cause of the Year can be submitted here. The deadline to nominate is June 30. more

May 19, 2017 3:27 PM People

The 2017 Midnight Ball was held on April 22 at The Country Club of Birmingham. more

May 19, 2017 3:05 PM People

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Photo by Ron Burkett.

The event may be rescheduled in the fall, according to an email from City Manager Sam Gaston. more

May 18, 2017 11:17 AM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

"If I had my choice, and the army could move all around the country, and all around the world, Birmingham and Mountain Brook is where I want to make my home," Tanner said. more

May 17, 2017 4:45 PM Businesses

Mountain Brook boys golf 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Mountain Brook boys golf team won the Class 7A state golf tournament on Tuesday. more

May 16, 2017 7:41 PM Sports

On May 20, IberiaBank is encouraging residents to bring confidential documents to their Mountain Brook Village location to be shredded. more

May 16, 2017 10:59 AM Businesses

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The board congratulated many students on their accomplishments as well as heard updates regarding the MBJH outdoor dining facility, the student survey and summer professional development opportunities. more

May 15, 2017 7:16 PM Schools

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Next year, the class of 2017 will represent MBHS in 61 colleges and 24 states. more

May 15, 2017 8:54 PM MBHS

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Photo courtesy of James Salvant

The World Championship Robotics Title was a first for the school system. more

May 15, 2017 3:40 PM MBJH

Village Living is looking for people from Mountain Brook who are living and working in the greatest city in the world -- New York. Let us know if you have people to nominate. more

May 14, 2017 7:09 PM People 1 Comments

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Band director Jason Smith announced an invitation for a "once in a lifetime trip" for the band program: traveling to perform in the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Invasion in Normandy, France, as an official representative of the United States. more

May 13, 2017 8:59 AM MBHS

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Birmingham Belles

This year, Miss Emma Clare Johnson was the recipient of the 2017 Scholarship Fund, which has been established to honor Birmingham Belle founder, the late Mrs. James Mallory Kidd, Jr. more

May 10, 2017 5:05 PM People

Mountain Brook Golf

Photo courtesy of Mountain Brook Golf

The Mountain Brook boys golf team will join Vestavia Hills at the state tournament next week. more

May 10, 2017 10:40 AM Sports

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Courtesy of Holly Lollar.

This year there are 20 inaugural torchbearers, two of whom are Mountain Brook residents. more

May 9, 2017 12:32 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The date for a public hearing for the Master Sidewalk Plan has yet to be finalized, but city manager Sam Gaston said they are looking to have it around mid-June. more

May 8, 2017 9:33 PM News

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The event saw performances from local bands Kate and the Howlers and Riverbend, as well as a bounce house, dunk tank, ice cream, and of course, birthday cake. more

May 7, 2017 10:23 PM People

Outdoor Track and Field State Championships 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Mountain Brook High School girls track and field team relied on strong performances late in Saturday's meet to preserve its runner-up finish. more

May 7, 2017 2:38 AM Sports 2 Comments

Outdoor Track and Field State Championships 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Mountain Brook High School girls track and field team leads the Class 7A state meet after two days of competition. more

May 5, 2017 10:41 PM Sports

Outdoor Track and Field State Tournament 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Sophie Jane Knott led the Mountain Brook High School track and field teams on Thursday at the Class 4A-7A state outdoor meet in Gulf Shores. She won the 7A girls pole vault with a clearance of 11 feet, 3 inches. more

May 5, 2017 12:38 AM Sports

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Erica Techo

The award recipient should show strong work ethic, joyful disposition, seek to ensure other's needs come before their own and exemplify other qualities demonstrated by Lewis. more

May 1, 2017 8:38 PM Crestline Elementary 5 Comments

Boys Golf Sectionals 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills qualified for sub-state. more

May 1, 2017 5:30 PM Sports 4 Comments

Mountain Brook Track and Field

Sam Chandler

The Hoover High School boys and girls track and field teams showed why they're the favorites to win Class 7A titles at this coming week's state meet, but the Mountain Brook High School girls held their own. more

Apr 30, 2017 1:49 PM Sports

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

With the guidance of Magic Moments and the MBJH Magic Moments Club, Spartan students surprised 7 year-old Emily Chumley with a trip to Disney World. more

Apr 27, 2017 2:55 PM People

Mountain Brook Tennis

Sarah Finnegan

Mountain Brook High added another pair of state championships to its trophy case on Tuesday. more

Apr 26, 2017 1:56 PM Sports

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Jefferson County Sheriff's Office

Former employee Sunee Cates posted bond and was released from Jefferson County Jail on April 25. more

Apr 25, 2017 6:50 PM News

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Courtesy of Laurie King.

The Jerome Lewis Legacy award will be given to a faculty member of Crestline Elementary who exemplifies Lewis' characteristics. more

Apr 25, 2017 3:40 PM Crestline Elementary

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By Keith McCoy

The construction will affect polling locations during the special election to fill the U.S. Senate seat formerly held by Jeff Sessions. more

Apr 25, 2017 11:48 AM News

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

This year's showcase had 75 booths with each grade from Mountain Brook Schools represented. more

Apr 24, 2017 7:04 PM Schools

Steeple to Steeple 5K start

Jesse Chambers

Trinity UMC in Homewood and Canterbury UMC in Mountain Brook combined to present the annual fundraiser. more

Apr 24, 2017 8:41 AM People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Council members reviewed updates regarding future sidewalk projects and the pedestrian bridge to be built over Shades Creek. more

Apr 24, 2017 10:18 AM News

Mountain Brook Baseball

Kyle Parmley

The Mountain Brook High School baseball team needed a series win to advance to the state playoffs, but it came up short. more

Apr 22, 2017 9:58 AM Sports

Mountain Brook Tennis

Sarah Finnegan

Mountain Brook's tennis teams advanced to state by winning the boys and girls section tournaments. more

Apr 20, 2017 2:28 PM Sports

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Firefighters from six Birmingham area fire departments attended the training on April 19. more

Apr 19, 2017 1:14 PM People 1 Comments

Mountain Brook Invitational

Sam Chandler

Local stars shined at the Mountain Brook Invitational track and field meet, which drew more than 75 teams and 2,000 athletes to Mountain Brook High School. more

Apr 15, 2017 11:37 PM Sports

Mountain Brook Cross Country

Sam Chandler

Mountain Brook High School senior Anna Grace Morgan signed her letter of intent to run cross-country and track and field at Vanderbilt University. more

Apr 14, 2017 2:51 PM Sports

Ryne Olson at MBES

Sydney Cromwell

Ryne Olson attended Mountain Brook Elementary from kindergarten to 3rd grade. more

Apr 14, 2017 11:50 AM Mountain Brook Elementary 2 Comments

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Photo courtesy of Mary Evans.

Anderson was chosen as one of the top 16 finalists out of a pool of over 140 nominees. The Alabama Teacher of the Year will be announced at a ceremony on May 10. more

Apr 12, 2017 3:52 PM Schools

Mountain Brook Baseball

Kyle Parmley

Mountain Brook rallied to take the lead twice before falling to Hoover on Monday night. more

Apr 11, 2017 1:29 AM Sports

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Projects included mile markers along the sidewalk connecting the villages, a community mural and the kick-off event for Mountain Brook's 75th anniversary celebrations. more

Apr 10, 2017 9:54 PM News

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Revisions to the Strategic Plan include increasing student engagement, creating a comprehensive system throughout the district, developing a district-wide communication system and maintaining classrooms as safe spaces. more

Apr 10, 2017 7:24 PM Schools

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