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On a hot and sunny day in May, Mountain Brook Elementary held Field Day, an annual competition to celebrate the end of school. Read more

Mountain Brook Elementary

Eagle Scout is the highest achievement in the Boy Scouts and is only attained after the Scout develops and performs a service project for the benefit of his community. Read more

People

Mr. and Mrs. Rodney Eldon Rushing of Birmingham announce the engagement of their daughter, Draper Lynne Rushing, to Brandon Christopher Suttles, son of Ms. Stacey Tillman Suttles of Honolulu, Hawaii, and Mr. Kelvin Lawayne Suttles of Birmingham. Read more

Celebrations

Katelyn McInerney, a graduate of Mountain Brook High School, has been recognized as one of the country’s most outstanding high school leaders by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation and has been awarded a $20,000 college scholarship. Read more

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Photo courtesy of United Way of Central Alabama.

The United Community Center, a United Way of Central Alabama partner agency, now has a new backyard featuring fresh landscaping, a pavilion and seating for seniors and children to enjoy. Read more

People

William Irons presented the annual Col. George V. Irons Distance Trophy to two Mountain Brook High School track athletes in May at the Country Club of Birmingham. Read more

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Leopard geckos, wolves, tarantulas and lemon sharks lined the third-grade hall at Mountain Brook Elementary for the inaugural Animal Nature Walk in May. Read more

Mountain Brook Elementary

The prestigious P.E.O. STAR Scholarship for the 2018-19 academic year was presented to Amrita Lakhanpal, a senior at The Altamont School. The scholarship was presented at the Altamont School by Linda McClellan and Sue Comeaux. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Butch Dill, via Leslie Brown.

MBHS students joined kids from Pinson and Ashville on April 17 for a day learning about safe driving and the dangers of texting on the road. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Childcare Resources.

During the breakfast program, attendees learned about the history of Childcare Resources and its impact on the community for nearly 35 years. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Holy Family Cristo Rey Catholic High School.

On April 26, Holy Family Cristo Rey Catholic High School hosted its sixth annual Rey of Hope Gala at The Club. Read more

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Photo courtesy of the Symphony Volunteer Council.

Michael and Lynne Meeks hosted the Symphony Volunteer Council summer party for the new incoming board recently. Read more

People

On May 21, the Tory Burch Foundation announced the 50 early-stage women entrepreneurs selected for the fourth annual Tory Burch Foundation Fellows Program. Read more

People

Ninety-four sixth-graders at Crestline ended the year by putting on the play, “The Little Mermaid,” May 14-16. Read more

Crestline Elementary

Three Mountain Brook residents recently earned their Gold Awards, the highest award for Girl Scouts. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Ellen Walker

The new member orientation of the Linly Heflin Unit was held on May 2 at the Country Club of Birmingham. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Kitty Brown

For decades, the sixth-grade play at Mountain Brook Elementary has been viewed as the pinnacle of the elementary school music education program. Read more

Mountain Brook Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Birmingham Museum of Art

On May 4, co-chairs Lindsey and John Lacey and Courtney and Bryson Stephens welcomed over 450 guests to the 63rd Annual Museum Ball: POP in the City. Read more

People

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Submitted by Alison Nesmith

The moms of sixth-grade students from Crestline Elementary had a luncheon on April 28 at the home of Shannon Holt. Read more

Crestline Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Mountain Brook Schools

Dr. Abraham Schuster spoke to ninth grade Mountain Brook Junior High students on May 16 and 17  about his family’s life in Sarny, Ukraine, during the World Wars and their immigration to multiple countries, including the United States. Read more

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