Started in 2009, Faces of Honor offers pro bono medical and surgical help to veterans who have suffered injuries to the face, head or neck while in the service. Read more


VL SH BWF Veterans Day.JPG

Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary held its annual Veterans Day performance on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. Read more

Brookwood Forest

VL SH MBE Veterans Day.JPG

Photo courtesy of Pratt Austin-Trucks.

As in previous years, the fifth grade class of Mountain Brook Elementary presented its annual Veteran’s Day program in early November to friends, family, and honored Veterans. Read more

Mountain Brook Elementary

The Zoo’s seasonal shows will begin operating daily Saturday, May 28. Read more


Birmingham Zoo Entrance

Photo courtesy of the Birmingham Zoo.

Birmingham Zoo is has a special offer for all active and retired military through Wednesday. Read more


The fourth-grade students at Cherokee Bend Elementary presented the annual Veterans Day Program honoring those who have helped serve our country to allow us our many freedoms. Read more

Cherokee Bend

Brookwood Forest Elementary held its annual Veterans Day performance for friends, family and veterans on Nov. 5. Read more

Brookwood Forest

The Veterans’ Day Program at Crestline Elementary is truly a highlight of the school year. Read more

Crestline Elementary

1113 John Lewis veteran

Photo by Madoline Markham.

For John Lewis, 93, hearing blowing whistles and firing guns that signaled the Japanese surrender in Okinawa in 1945 is one of the few images of the war that remains in his mind. Read more


nathan glick

Photo by Christiana Roussel.

Only a few months shy of turning 100 years old, WWII veteran Nathan Glick still paints. An Alabama native, Glick had a natural affinity for art and illustration that he developed and refined through traditional schooling and real life experiences. Read more

People 2 Comments

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required