Courtesy of NWS BHM

Weather forecasters are reminding Central Alabama residents that tropical systems can cause dangerous conditions, even hundreds of miles inland. more

Jun 20, 2017 5:00 PM News


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


Emily Featherston

The annual event marks the start of the summer reading season. more

May 21, 2017 6:36 PM People


Photo by Emily Featherston.

Harper’s Salon in Mountain Brook Village was established as a branch of one of the first franchised businesses in the country, founded by Canadian immigrant Martha Matilda Harper. more

Mar 23, 2017 3:14 PM Businesses


Photo courtesy of United Methodist Children’s Home.

April 22’s Steeple to Steeple supports United Methodist Children’s Home (UMCH), a nonprofit that provides homes, healing and hope to Alabama’s neglected and abused youth. more

Mar 23, 2017 12:00 PM People


Photo courtesy of Hank Spencer, Image Arts.

It’s a scene out of a 16th-century fairy tale. more

Jan 25, 2017 11:37 AM News


Photo by Ron Burkett

Water usage restrictions are now voluntary, according to the drought management plan. more

Jan 24, 2017 6:05 PM News

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Erica Techo

A two vehicle incident with entrapment shut down all lanes on U.S. 280 east and slowed traffic westward as well. more

Jan 17, 2017 2:38 PM News


Courtesy of the National Weather Service.

The winter weather situation was becoming more clear Thursday afternoon. more

Jan 5, 2017 4:03 PM Weather

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Courtesy of Alabama Forestry Commission

After rainfall returned to the state, the Governor's office and Alabama Forestry Commission have lifted burning restrictions. more

Dec 5, 2016 4:20 PM News


Photo courtesy of Jennifer Cope.

Independent Presbyterian Church is once again giving people a chance to get into the holiday spirit by touring some of the community’s finest architecture and decor. more

Nov 22, 2016 10:33 AM People


Photo courtesy of Bromberg’s.

Bromberg’s jewelry store in Mountain Brook Village is getting the town the same Christmas gift it gave last year: a 30-foot Christmas tree. more

Nov 22, 2016 10:08 AM People


Photo by Emily Featherston.

For the 39th installment of the Birmingham Boys Choir’s annual Christmas performance, the group decided to reckon with the space issues the concert has seen over the last few years. more

Nov 22, 2016 9:43 AM People

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Emily Featherston

Alabama state legislators met with parents and PTO leaders to talk about some of the challenges facing the state's education system. more

Nov 17, 2016 2:13 PM Schools


Courtesy of Vestavia Hills Fire Department

A Monday afternoon brush fire required responses from multiple fire crews. more

Nov 14, 2016 4:35 PM News

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Ron Burkett

Continued lack of rain as well as above-normal temperatures have exacerbated the already extreme drought conditions. more

Nov 6, 2016 1:18 PM News


Photo courtesy of Hank Spencer/Image Arts.

This year is a special one for the Beaux Arts Krewe organization. The group is celebrating its 50th year. more

Oct 28, 2016 2:35 PM People


Photo courtesy of Birmingham Botanical Gardens.

For a short while, a room at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens will be transformed into the wild, golden American West of the 1800s this month. more

Oct 28, 2016 2:26 PM People


Photo courtesy of Levite Jewish Community Center.

The annual Sam Lapidus Montclair Run is celebrating its 40th year with a 10K, 5K and one-mile fun run. more

Oct 28, 2016 2:24 PM People

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Emily Featherston

The Birmingham Water Works Board issued the drought warning after continued dry conditions. more

Oct 19, 2016 5:37 PM Weather

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