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Take a look at our pictures from the snow day. more

Dec 9, 2017 9:28 AM People

Micah Mumford, an employee of Mountain Brook High School for 10 years, lost everything in a house fire on the morning of Dec. 7. Now, the community is raising money to help him and his cousin rebuild. more

Dec 8, 2017 1:25 PM Schools

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Courtesy of NWS.

Due to inclement weather and possibly snow accumulation, Mountain Brook Schools are closed for all of Friday, Dec. 8. more

Dec 7, 2017 8:54 PM Schools

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The Red Mountain Theatre Company's Holiday Spectacular 2017 will run through Dec. 17. more

Dec 6, 2017 10:37 AM People

0513 280 Intersections Construction

Photo by Jeff Thompson.

Sections of Montrose Road, Mountain Park Circle, Mountain Lane, Old Trace Road and Overhill Road will be affected. more

Dec 4, 2017 7:40 PM News

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Lexi Coon.

The Mountain Brook High School basketball, track and field, and swim teams were in action over the last week. more

Dec 4, 2017 11:57 AM , , Sports

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Lexi Coon.

Participants included the Mountain Brook High School marching band and the Dorians, the Mountain Brook Junior High dance team, Maggie the Mayfield Cow and local girl scouts and boy scouts. more

Dec 3, 2017 6:54 PM People 1 Comments

Making the case

Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Hilton appeared at Canterbury United Methodist Church Nov. 30 to explain how brain chemistry affects drug and alcohol use. more

Nov 30, 2017 9:41 PM People

Mountain Brook Boys Basketball State Championship 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The AHSAA reclassifies every two years, and here's how Mountain Brook High School is affected. more

Nov 30, 2017 3:00 PM Sports

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Sydney Cromwell

This is the second year English Village merchants have given away a prize to the poker run winner. more

Nov 29, 2017 7:09 PM Businesses

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Lexi Coon.

Council members approved a combined flood study along Little Shades Creek as well as two grant applications for sidewalks along Dunbarton Drive and Pine Ridge Road. more

Nov 27, 2017 9:12 PM News

Mountain Brook Basketball

Charles Skinner

The Mountain Brook High School basketball teams hosted the Spartan Turkey Jam Classic over the week of Thanksgiving. more

Nov 27, 2017 3:45 PM Sports

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

This year, Mountain Brook Mayor Stewart Welch made an official proclamation, declaring Nov. 28 as Giving Tuesday Mountain Brook. more

Nov 27, 2017 1:03 PM People

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Lexi Coon.

Pfefferkorn said he’s sure the turkeys appreciate the day off, but by Friday they’ll be back to continue to educate the community about local wildlife. more

Nov 22, 2017 1:50 PM People

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KATHERINE POLCARI

Physical education is often associated with timed runs, calisthenics drills and uncomfortable uniforms. more

Nov 21, 2017 4:34 PM Cherokee Bend

Mountain Brook at Thompson

Frank Couch

The Mountain Brook High School football, basketball and swim teams were all in action last week. more

Nov 20, 2017 7:06 PM , Sports

Mountain Brook at Thompson

Frank Couch

Despite losing to Thompson, head coach Chris Yeager is proud of his team "for becoming a better team and better people through this process." more

Nov 17, 2017 10:26 PM Sports

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Courtesy of Brittany Wilson

In addition to having four swimmers seeded in the top five in at least one of their events, the MBHS relays are also all ranked in the top 8. more

Nov 16, 2017 4:24 PM Sports

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Lexi Coon

State Rep. David Faulkner and state Senators Slade Blackwell and Jabo Waggoner discussed funding, training and other topics at the forum. more

Nov 16, 2017 1:56 PM Schools

Mountain Brook vs. Bob Jones

Layton Dudley

The Mountain Brook High School football team travels to Thompson for a second time this fall in the second round of the Class 7A playoffs. more

Nov 14, 2017 6:19 PM Sports

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Council members voted to carry the public hearing to the meeting scheduled for Dec. 11. more

Nov 13, 2017 11:12 PM News

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Wisely said about 150 people were present for the annual All in Mountain Brook conference. more

Nov 13, 2017 5:54 PM Schools

Fine Crafts Show

Layton Dudley

The 45th Annual Fine Crafts Show took place Nov. 11-12, 2017 at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Over 50 Alabama artists had tables with art varying from pottery, jewelry, bags and leather goods. more

Nov 13, 2017 5:14 PM People

Mountain Brook Cross-Country

Jimmy Mitchell

The Mountain Brook High School football, cross-country and basketball teams all had successful weeks. more

Nov 13, 2017 3:44 PM , Sports

Mountain Brook Cross-Country

Jimmy Mitchell

The Mountain Brook High School boys cross-country team won its first state title since 2011 at Saturday’s AHSAA state meet. The Spartans defeated Huntsville, 74-78, to clinch the 7A crown. more

Nov 11, 2017 8:42 PM Sports

Mountain Brook vs. Bob Jones

Layton Dudley

The Mountain Brook High School football team will travel to face second-ranked Thompson next week. more

Nov 10, 2017 11:05 PM Sports

Overton Village Protest

Sarah Finnegan

The Mountain Brook City Council will hold a public hearing on the issue on Monday, Nov. 13. more

Nov 10, 2017 12:48 PM News

Thank you for all the wonderful and creative people who sent in their pictures to the Village Living Halloween Costume Contest, and congratulations to our winner, Lizz Glen, who sent in a picture of her son's first Halloween as a scuba diver. more

Nov 9, 2017 11:55 AM People

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Photo By Todd Lester

The Mountain Brook High School football team begins its Class 7A playoff journey with a trip to Bob Jones this Friday night. more

Nov 8, 2017 12:21 AM Sports

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Courtesy of Mary Frances Robertson.

The preliminary round will be on Nov. 14 and the final round will be on Nov. 18. more

Nov 7, 2017 4:19 PM MBHS

Mountain Brook Football

Jonathan Norris

The Mountain Brook High School Band has entertained thousands of fans this past regular season with its halftime performances and pep band music from the stands. more

Nov 6, 2017 5:49 PM MBHS

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Alyx Chandler

Five-year-old Sam Hodnett, who has glioblastoma, a brain cancer, was surprised by family, friends and Birmingham's Magic Moments with a trip to Disney World in just two weeks. more

Nov 6, 2017 3:50 PM People

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Sarah Finnegan

The Mountain Brook High School football, volleyball and cross-country teams were all in action last week. more

Nov 6, 2017 1:43 PM , Sports

Parade of Homes

Courtesy of Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders

The event will take place at multiple homes throughout Birmingham between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Nov. 4 and Nov 5, as well as Nov. 11 and Nov. 12. more

Nov 3, 2017 7:08 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

MBE holds balloon release for teacher with cancer. more

Nov 3, 2017 4:52 PM Mountain Brook Elementary 1 Comments

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Photo By Todd Lester

The Mountain Brook High School was defeated, 28-7, by Ramsay on Thursday night in the final regular season contest. more

Nov 2, 2017 10:05 PM Sports

Mountain Brook Cross-Country

Sam Chandler

The Mountain Brook High School girls and boys cross-country teams captured first-place finishes on Thursday morning at the Class 7A, Section 3 meet. more

Nov 2, 2017 5:31 PM Sports

Mountain Brook Volleyball

Kyle Parmley

The Mountain Brook High School volleyball team lost to top-ranked McGill-Toolen in the Class 7A state semifinal on Wednesday night. more

Nov 1, 2017 4:20 PM , Sports

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Erica Techo.

This is the first positive rabies diagnosis the city of Mountain Brook has had in four years. more

Nov 1, 2017 3:10 PM News

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Erica Techo

The parade included floats with glitter cannons, live music and plenty of candy. more

Oct 31, 2017 8:49 PM People

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James Nicholas

The Mountain Brook High School football team wraps up the regular season on Thursday night at Ramsay. more

Oct 31, 2017 7:47 AM Sports

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By Keith McCoy

All traffic entering Crestline will be stopped at 3:45 p.m. for the start of the parade at 4 p.m., but should resume around 5 p.m. with the completion of the parade. more

Oct 30, 2017 3:17 PM News

MBHS vs OMHS volleyball 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Mountain Brook High School football and volleyball teams were in action this past week. The cross-country team, meanwhile, was off as it prepared for this week's sectional. more

Oct 30, 2017 12:52 PM , Sports

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Lexi Coon

The event was planned by Gloria Repolesk with the Emmet O'Neal children's department and hundreds of families were in attendance. The library provided plentiful activities for everyone to enjoy. more

Oct 28, 2017 3:26 PM People

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James Nicholas

Mountain Brook regrouped late in the second quarter to overcome a 19-point deficit and defeat Huffman. more

Oct 27, 2017 11:00 PM Sports 2 Comments

Mountain Brook Cross-Country

Sam Chandler

The Mountain Brook High School football, volleyball and cross-country teams were all in action this past week. more

Oct 23, 2017 4:45 PM , Sports

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