She’s off to Washington

Homewood junior Reed Jeffries will represent Alabama at a national conference in March.

Find your inner SUPERHERO

Channel your inner superhero and show your kids how to persevere to the finish line. On Saturday, February 15, The Mercedes Marathon

Spring consignment sales abound

All you need to know about local consignment sales this spring.

Kids Who Shine: Ethan Hill

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?”

It Takes a Village

Three organizations show just how much impact communities can have when they band together.

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Just for Dads ~ February 2020
One of my favorite places on earth is the HEB Foundation Camp near Leakey, Texas (population 399), in the Texas hill country....

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She’s off to Washington
Homewood junior Reed Jeffries will represent Alabama at a national conference in March....

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Local students connect with Honduran students
A local school donates new socks and underwear to students in need in Honduras....

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Find your inner SUPERHERO
Channel your inner superhero and show your kids how to persevere to the finish line. On Saturday, February 15, The Mercedes Marathon...

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Spring consignment sales abound
All you need to know about local consignment sales this spring....

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Kids Who Shine: Ethan Hill
“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?”...

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Making the cut: Kid-friendly salon opens in Vestavia Hills
Children’s haircuts can be challenging, but they don’t have to be. A new Vestavia Hills salon is open for business...

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It Takes a Village
Three organizations show just how much impact communities can have when they band together....

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Food Review: Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken
Who doesn't love fried chicken? Check out what Joy has to say about one of her favorite places to indulge in this famous comfort food....

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A key to the city for POP student
If you found $900, what would you do with it?...

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Celebrate the Magic of Science
On Saturday, April 4, this “magical” event will occur at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC). Here students, from third- to eighth-grade......

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Catholic Schools Week in Birmingham
January 26 - February 1 will mark "Celebrate Catholic Schools Week," a nationwide celebration and recognition of Catholic education....

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John Carroll student accepted to U.S. Naval Academy
Nicholas Messina of Hoover has been accepted to the US Naval Academy....

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Keeping them warm
Thanks to our readers and partnering businesses and schools, 260 coats have been donated to The Jimmie Hale Mission....

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Meet Socks, the library cat
by Lauren Dowdle There’s nothing quite like curling up with a good book for a catnap, which is literally what Socks does every day, thanks...

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Just for Dads ~ January 2020
If you were at the Auburn vs. Samford game on November 23, you were part of a very small crowd....

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Just for Dads ~ December 2019
If you Google the definition of high expectations, you are bound to get a wide array of definitions. It seems......

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Stress-free cuts for kids…and moms
Open since August, Cookie Cutters Haircuts for Kids in Hoover has been serving families from all over Birmingham....

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Love parades? We’ve got them this Christmas!
Christmas parades are a long-standing tradition in many Birmingham-area cities....

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Just for Dads ~ November 2019
Being a huge fan of country music, I have really enjoyed Ken Burns’ documentary, The History of Country Music....

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Student voices: LCBF fights for women
Anna Sauceda, a student at UAB, is passionate about the Laura Crandall Brown Foundation....

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Baby Café expands in Birmingham
Two new Baby Café locations open this month in Hoover and Warrior....

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A move in faith
Richard “Dick” Vigneulle often talked of one of his favorite verses of scripture. “Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from Him,”...

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“I was naked, and you gave me clothing…”
You can pitch in and make a huge difference for so many right here in Birmingham this winter....

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