Trip

From Birmingham to Spartanburg: Day 1

319 miles separate Birmingham, Alabama from Spartanburg, South Carolina. Contamination, health disparities and the desire for something better has brought those within the two cities together.…
Boutwell

Church reaches out to those in need

Temperatures are in the low twenties and hundreds of people are seeking shelter, but along with a warm place to stay, many are also getting a hot meal. …
MGN Online

Fighting fire and cold

As if one opponent isn’t enough. Firefighters across the country battles blazes every time they’re called to duty, but during the winter months many have a second obstacle: the freezing cold. “…
Cemetery

GW Carver cemetary sale approved Thursday

There may soon be a new owner for the embattled George Washington Carver Memorial Gardens cemetery. That's welcome news for people who've been worrying that it may close permanently. …
Bentley -- State of Emergency

Gov. Bentley declares state of emergency

Chicken farmer Jeremy Brown had 171,000 peeping reasons to worry about the frigid weather and a crunch in the propane industry as the sun began setting Thursday and temperatures headed toward the teens.…
One Class - Bush K-8

One Class At A Time: Bush K-8

Arisha Bolden was just as excited as her students to find out that she was this week’s winner of CBS42’s One Class At A Time grant program. As such, she’ll receive $1,000 to use for her class at Bush K-8 in Birmingham.…
Trip

Group takes Fact Finding Tour to South Carolina

Neighborhood coalition members from across Birmingham, elected officials, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) staff members and department heads from the City of Birmingham are trekking to Spartanburg, South Carolina to take part in a what’s being called a Fact Finding Visit.…
Outrage in Gate City

Outrage builds in Gate City

Tensions are flaring with the residents of Marks Village. They say the Housing Authority on the campus of the complex is being less than accommodating, and they've had enough.…
PCBs

The after effects of PCBs in Anniston

Years ago, a chemical plant in Anniston was forced to clean up its act after residents were exposed to high levels of polychlorinated biphenyl, or PCBs.…
Terry

2 arrested in Montevallo shooting

Police in Montevallo have arrested and charged two in connection with a Monday shooting at the Falcon Manor Apartments.…
AHSAA

AHSAA adds 7A classification

For the first time in 30 years, the Alabama High School Athletic Association is expanding high school sports.…