Sarah Whiteside, Head of The Altamont School, is the winner of the 2017 Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) Distinguished Service Award. more

Oct 17, 2017 10:04 AM Mountain Brook Elementary

Stephen Russell

Photos courtesy of Stephen Russell.

The Real World Writers Series, hosted by the MBHS Library and Writing Center, aims to bring speakers from various professions to speak about writing in their professional worlds: beyond the world of schooling. more

Oct 17, 2017 10:00 AM MBHS

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Photo courtesy of the Autism Society of Alabama.

The Autism Society of Alabama, a non-profit that provides education and advocacy for the one in 68 families affected by an autism spectrum disorder, recently held its 20th annual Autism Shines Gala at the Grand Bohemian Hotel in Mountain Brook. more

Oct 12, 2017 11:19 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Ranger PTO hosted parents for the first "PTO Parent Pop-In” Sept. 6 in the BWF auditorium. The PTO Parent Pop-Ins are quarterly gatherings to strengthen the connection between home and school. more

Oct 12, 2017 11:16 AM Brookwood Forest

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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

With a goal of $350,000, fundraising for Ranger Park is well underway thanks to a successful campaign among BWF families resulting in $240,000 raised so far. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:58 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Christina Smith.

Cherokee Bend Elementary School students were excited to collect needed items for our Florida neighbors affected by Hurricane Irma. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:51 AM Cherokee Bend

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Photo courtesy of Laurie King.

On Monday Aug. 21, students at Crestline Elementary, not unlike most school children across the southeast, viewed the solar eclipse. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:47 AM Crestline Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Caroline Springfield.

Under the guidance of Crestline’s PAGE teacher, Ms. Phillips, sixth grade students Frederic Smith, John Killebrew Roberts and Kenneth Robinson created a short film for their Filmaking Elective. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:42 AM Crestline Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Kate Mather.

Some enterprising young salespeople decided to put their talents to good use on a beautiful weekend in September by raising money for the Mountain Brook Elementary Boosterthon. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:36 AM Mountain Brook Elementary 1 Comments

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Photo courtesy of Kate Mather.

The new school year brings many new faces to MBE, both students and teachers. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:32 AM Mountain Brook Elementary

Mountain Brook resident Isabel Coleman and Vestavia Hills resident Matthew Hamrick were announced recently as Semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:05 AM Private Schools

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Courtesy of Operation Christmas Child.

The Operation Christmas Child Birmingham Area North Team will be holding a kickoff and workshop on Sunday, Oct. 22, from 3-5 p.m. at Mountain Brook Community Church in the Fellowship Hall. more

Oct 11, 2017 2:24 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Emmet O’Neal Library.

Over the next year, this support will assist in maintaining subscriptions to online educational resources such as Tumblebooks, Capstone and PebbleGo. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:04 PM People


Photo courtesy of Molly Beard.

They cheer through the Mountain Brook Athletic Association. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:02 PM Sports

City Road Mountain Brook VIllage 1

By Keith McCoy

Public input will be used to select about eight intersections that will then go through a traffic analysis. more

Sep 13, 2017 10:49 AM News

The ALA Girls State program is a weeklong immersive learning experience where girls live in “cities” within a dormitory setting and assume roles of government leaders, campaigning in mock parties to become officials for their state. more

Aug 29, 2017 4:19 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Yielding.

The Over the Mountain fifth-grade boys basketball championship was won by the Mountain Brook Bulls. more

Aug 17, 2017 2:45 PM Sports

The Symphony Volunteer Council (SVC), the main volunteer organization supporting the Alabama Symphony Orchestra, gathered at the home of Lin and Jim Musgrove in Greystone on June 6 to install the 2017-18 SVC board. more

Aug 11, 2017 4:13 PM People


Photo courtesy of Chris Summers.

The 2017 Mountain Brook GBBA 10U youth baseball team came in second place this spring. more


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