homewood snow

Bama’s Bitter Blast survivors reunite at Embassy Suites

Drivers stranded, students stuck in schools, thousands without power - almost all of us were affected by Bama's Bitter Blast. Tonight, almost a month and a half after the storm, survivors of the snow reunited at the Embassy Suites in Homewood.…
Alabama State Capitol

Summary of action in Alabama Legislature

A summary of action in the Alabama Legislature on Wednesday, a committee day of the regular session: House Internal Affairs Committee approved an amended legislative reorganizational bill. Goes to House. …
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Holocaust lecture series held at Birmingham library

A lecture series featuring Holocaust survivors living in Birmingham kicked off Wednesday. The series is presented by the Birmingham Holocaust Education Center and the Birmingham Public Library.…
This photo taken in April, 2013, shows a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER at Narita Airport in Narita, near Tokyo. A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 carrying 239 people lost contact with air traffic control early Saturday morning, March 8, 2014 on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, and international aviation authorities still hadn't located the jetliner several hours later. (AP Photo/Kyodo News

Last transmission from missing plane was routine

The last message from the cockpit of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight was routine. "All right, good night," was the signoff transmitted to air traffic controllers five days ago.…
St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick’s Day events in Birmingham

St. Patrick’s Day will be observed on Monday, March 7, 2014. However, many places will hold events over the weekend since the holiday falls on a weekday.…