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A surprise each fall: Back-to-school supply, fee costs  AL.com

Whether it's high school or elementary, between school supplies, registration fees, extra-curricular activity fees and additional course fees, going back to school ...



Birmingham police investigating fatal shooting near Parker High School  WVTM13

Birmingham police are investigating a shooting near Parker High School Friday afternoon. Sgt. Johnny Williams said a man was found shot to death next to his ...



Birmingham's Parker High School to open as a warming station Sunday  WVTM13

Birmingham City Schools announced A.H. Parker High School will open as a warming station Sunday. The school's gymnasium will serve as a warm place to ...



Birmingham schools respond after petition to keep Parker High open spreads online  AL.com

Birmingham City Schools says it has no plans to close A.H. Parker High School after a petition to keep the school open began circulating on social media ...



Alabama Roots: David Dahl brings state's MLB All-Star total to 48  AL.com

Marcio Jose Sanchez. Former Oak Mountain High School standout David Dahl is representing the Colorado Rockies at the MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday night ...



Alabama Roots: Josh Donaldson joins 200 home run club  AL.com

Atlanta Braves third baseman Josh Donaldson has become the 13th player from an Alabama high school or college to hit 200 Major League home runs.



Church of the Highlands looks to use space at Parker High School  WVTM13

The Church of the Highlands is looking to use space at Parker High School on Sundays, as part of a lease agreement with Birmingham City Schools. The school ...



Alabama Roots: The 100 greatest NFL careers -- Players 1 through 20  AL.com

Which players from Alabama high schools and colleges have had the greatest NFL careers in the league's 99 seasons?



Tough day for Parker High School; Tough year for Birmingham City Schools  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Two months, three separate tragedies, and five students killed. It has been an emotional year of loss for Birmingham City Schools.



School coping with loss of 2 students after car goes off cliff  CBS42.com

STUDENTS REACT: We are learning more about the two victims in Tuesday's deadly car crash in Birmingham. A.H. Parker high school had grief counselors on ...



Parker High School seniors mourn three classmates  WVTM13

A senior at A.H. Parker High School, who said he grew up with one of three students killed in a crash this weekend, described an emotional day at school.



At A.H. Parker HS, Rachel Simonne has dance program that is safe space for students  Birmingham Times

Rachel Simonne may be a part of the millennial generation, but her focus is on the next generation. As the director of A.H. Parker High School's Theater and ...



Parker High QB Chris Williams inspires team after tragedy  WBRC

Parker quarterback Chris Williams played in the Thundering Herd's football game 18 hours after his family's home caught fire.



UPDATE: Parker HS student identified as 1 of the teens killed after car goes over cliff on Shades Crest Rd  WAFF

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The identities of two people who died Tuesday when the car they were in went over a cliff on Shades Crest Road have been ...



Parker High School asks for help buying new band uniforms  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Ask the members of the A.H. Parker High marching band what they love about it and they have no problem telling you.?



Birmingham City Schools enter leasing agreements with two popular churches  Bham Now

the Birmingham Board of Education entered into a 3 year lease agreement with Church of the Highlands.



Horrific, fiery crash killed 3 Parker High School students  AL.com

Parker High School had its prom Saturday night. It wasn't immediately clear whether the victims' attended the prom but were believed to be on their way home ...



'They were like brothers': 3 Parker High seniors grew up together, died together  AL.com

Friends and family identified the victims as Michael Davis, Joshua Lang and Jamorial Seay, all seniors at A.H. Parker High School. "They were like brothers,'' ...



Suspect arrested for murder in Smithfield community  WBRC

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - A suspect has been arrested for the murder of a 42-year-old man, shot to death on the afternoon of June 14, in the Smithfield ...



Parker High School needs new band uniforms  WVTM13

Parker High School needs new band uniforms. Their current ones are from 1998 and have holes, stains, and tears. Advertisement. Recommended.



More than 90 Parker High School students sign for colleges and universities  Birmingham Times

More than 90 seniors at A.H. Parker High School – double from last year's class – signed to attend colleges and universities during a ceremony held Friday at ...



Authorities identify teens killed in vehicle wreck off side of Shades Mountain  Hoover Sun

One was a 17-year-old freshman at Parker High School, and the other was a 15-year-old freshman from Holy Family Cristo Rey Catholic High School.



Parker High School hoping to raise money for new band uniforms  CBS42.com

Alumni of A.H. Parker High School are working to raise money for new band uniforms for the 2018-2019 school year.



UAB to spotlight ties with Parker High School in ongoing series with city schools  Birmingham Times

By Shannon Thomason. UAB News. A panel of Parker High School graduates will honor the school's legacy on Tuesday, Feb. 21, in a discussion at UAB's Hill ...



One-Third of Alabama’s Failing Schools Are in the Birmingham Metro Area  WBHM

The Alabama State Department of Education has posted its list of the state's failing public schools, and 25 Birmingham metro-area public schools are on it. St.



3 Parker High School students killed in weekend crash identified by coroner  CBS42.com

Three Parker High School students were found dead in a fiery vehicle crash this morning in Homewood. . For the latest stories in breaking news, videos, and the ...



Birmingham students get seat at political roundtable in D.C.  Birmingham Times

Kamil Goodman, a junior at A.H. Parker High School and Stacey Foster, a senior at Wenonah High School, both attended the Eighth Annual Black Women's ...



Free A.H. Parker! Birmingham, tear down those bars!  AL.com

As long as we're talking about statues... Free A.H. Parker! There's a lot of talk of messaging these days. Of symbols and signs and unintended statements made ...



Stephanie 'Lady B' Byrd: From foster care to Parker High School to stand-up  Birmingham Times

When you've lived a life like Stephanie “Lady B” Byrd's, you learn the importance of a good laugh. Given up at birth, she was left in the care of hospital nurses as ...



Ex-Auburn player preaches at Church of Highlands downtown branch  AL.com

The newest branch of Alabama's largest church features a former Auburn University football player as the preacher.



AH Parker High School celebrates Harlem Nights at 2016 prom  AL.com

Parker High School turned the third floor of downtown Birmingham's Harbert Center into Harlem Nights for their senior prom, Friday, April 15, 2016. Prom Court: ...



State Troopers determine drag racing, DUI caused wreck that killed 3 Parker HS students  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Alabama State Troopers are determined the single-vehicle crash that left three Parker High School students dead was caused by drag racing. DUI also played a ...



Woodlawn High School student accepted to 31 colleges, earns $1.3 million in scholarship offers  Bham Now

Hard work and preparation has paid off Benjamin Holmes of Birmingham. The Woodlawn High School senior began working on his college applications this ...



Parents, principal at odds at Birmingham's AH Parker High School  al.com

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- With a new building and its third principal in four years, A.H. Parker High School is embroiled in a political tug of war as some parents ...



76 Alabama schools on 'failing' list  AL.com

The list of schools deemed "failing" based on spring 2018 test scores was quietly posted to the Alabama State Department of Education website Jan. 18.



Teens killed in SUV plunge off bluff identified as Birmingham students, ages 17 and 15  AL.com

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victims as Yefry Said Hernandez-Paz, 17, and Griselda Noemi Zayas-Flores, 15. Both were students in the ...



BCS operation director makes deal with Church of the Highlands without board approval  WBRC

Church of the Highlands is currently using a space within Parker High School that it was given permission without the Board of Education's approval.



Birmingham BOE signs off on leases for Church of the Highlands to use space in schools  WBRC

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) --Birmingham's City School board has decided the Church of the Highlands can continue to worship at two city schools. The school ...



Birmingham Fire & Rescue kicks off 'Operation Safe Prom'  CBS42.com

The Birmingham Fire and Rescue *Service* is kicking off its Operation Safe Prom initative, a campaign designed to remind students about the dangers of drinking ...



After losing scholarship offers in HS, Myles Parker wants to prove himself as Auburn walk-on  AL.com

Myles Parker might not have gotten Division I scholarship offers. The jury is still out on whether or not he deserved one.



Parker High School alum takes dance skills from Birmingham to Shanghai  Birmingham Times

By Je'Don Holloway Talley For the Birmingham Times. Swanigan teaches dance and choreography for the Birmingham City Schools Arts Education Department ...



Birmingham senior Jillian Jolly accepts $300000 full ride to Yale University with help of citywide program  Bham Now

Ramsay High School senior Jillian Jolly is going to Yale in the fall. Find out how the College Choice Foundation, an Alabama-based nonprofit, helped the 18 ...



Birmingham high school students raise $5K in supplies for elementary schools  Bham Now

What's out: teachers dipping into their own pockets for basic classroom supplies. (Seriously, boo.) What's in: local high school students on the Birmingham Youth ...



JOEY KENNEDY: A thundering herd may be on the way in the wake of Parker High principal's ouster  The Birmingham News - al.com

Former Parker High Principal Spurgeon Banyard, left, is known as a disciplinarian. (The Birmingham News/Linda Stelter) Just about everybody admits that in the ...



Smithfield corner store becomes work of art, courtesy A.H. Parker High School Robotics Team and Magic City Mural Collective  The Birmingham News - al.com

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- A mural conceived in collaboration between A.H. Parker High School's Robotics Team and Magic City Mural Collective will be ...



"Parker family" mourns three seniors killed in weekend crash  WVTM13

The boys were just weeks away from their high school graduation when they were killed in a single-vehicle crash Sunday morning. The victims have been ...



School resource officer helps paralyzed student get wheelchair ramp  CBS42.com

School Resource Officer Ronald Brown goes above and beyond the traditional job when a graduating student became paralyzed from a drive-by shooting one ...



Birmingham's old Parker High at least temporarily escapes demolition  al.com

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Two alumni of Parker High School in Birmingham have been granted a temporary restraining order that prohibits the Birmingham ...



Parker High supporter says he was told Eric Bledsoe was ineligible entering senior season  al.com

Kentucky player's Birmingham attorney takes issue with credibility of accuser.



Dannetta Thornton Owens, 80, former Birmingham school board member  Birmingham Times

Times staff report. Dannetta Thornton Owens, former president of the Birmingham Board of Education, died on December 15. She was 80. She was at home ...



Triple Shooting At Smithfield Housing Projects  Patch.com

Triple Shooting At Smithfield Housing Projects - Birmingham, AL - Police are on the scene at a shooting off 2nd St N near Parker High School in the Smithfield ...



Birmingham Women's March to focus on black women wellness  AL.com

An LGBTQ group dedicated to people of color have taken the reins of the Birmingham Women's March, focusing the event on women's wellness.



Parker’s Eric Bledsoe agrees to $70 million deal with Milwaukee Bucks  AL.com

Former Parker High School star Eric Bledsoe and the Milwaukee Bucks have agreed on a four-year, $70 million contract extension.



Meet the millennials on the move in the Magic City  Birmingham Times

For Ace Graham, Birmingham is the perfect metropolis for millennials to launch their dreams. Graham, 34, owns and operates Alchemy, a high-end streetwear ...



Birmingham mayor calls on city to purchase new band uniforms for high schools  WVTM13

Parents of high school band students in Birmingham talk about the need for new uniforms and Mayor Randall Woodfin's push to have the city pay for them.



Woodfin pushes to name Birmingham Crossplex after Larry Langford  AL.com

"We believe it's fitting for all the work he did and for bringing this to life for our community and the benefits it's had in our community," the mayor told the city ...



Former Birmingham Mayor Larry Langford dead at 72  WVTM13

Former Birmingham Mayor Larry Langford has passed away at the age of 72. Langford, who was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison in 2009 for bribery and ...



Singer, reality star Tamar Braxton surprises Parker HS students  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - "No matter where you come from never let an obstacle get in your way," Tamar Braxton told A.H. Parker High School students on ...



Justin Streeter brings worldview — and millennials — into his Magnolia House nightclub  Birmingham Times

Justin Streeter, owner of the Magnolia House nightclub, is honest in his assessment of Birmingham's nightlife. The 29-year-old Ensley native, who has done his ...



Parker High grad, former Congressional aide, Derrick Richardson now oversees Birmingham nonprofit  Birmingham Times

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times. Derrick Richardson, of Birmingham, is excited to be named inaugural executive director of The Alabama Alliance of ...



Guardrail possible for Shades Crest Road where teenagers died  WBRC

City leaders in Birmingham are considering putting a guardrail where two teenagers died when their vehicle went off a cliff last week.



Birmingham, Jefferson County officials preparing for potentially severe weather  CBS42.com

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — City and county officials tell CBS 42 that there is a degree of uncertainty when it comes to what Mother Nature has in store for this ...



Doug Jones heckled over Brett Kavanaugh at Birmingham town hall  AL.com

A woman shouted at Jones and threw a pair of stuffed lips at the senator to voice her anger that he has not come out against Kavanaugh. Jones has said he is ...



'Understand that it's the small things that matter'  Birmingham Times

“You Had Me at Hello'' highlights married couples and the love that binds them. If you would like to be considered for a future “Hello'' column, or know someone ...



Teens killed in Shades Crest Road crash identified  WVTM13

We're learning more about the two teens who were inside the SUV that plunged over the edge of Shades Crest Road. 



Birmingham Metro Area: 2018 Year in Review  Birmingham Times

The first black Sheriff and District Attorney elected in Jefferson County. Birmingham gets a new police chief. A police-involved shooting of a 21-year-old man in ...



MLB Draft: 41 first-rounders with Alabama baseball roots  AL.com

The players from Alabama high schools and colleges who have been first-round picks in the June Major League Draft.



Dorothea Crosby elected new president of Birmingham NAACP  Birmingham Times

Dorothea Crosby has been elected president of the Metro Birmingham Branch of the NAACP, the organization announced Tuesday. The election which was ...



Birmingham Women's March draws activists, local groups  AL.com

Dozens of people attended the Birmingham Women's March on the city's west side Saturday morning to march for equality and learn about resources available ...



Birmingham's Dannetta Owens saluted for work as Parker High champion  The Birmingham News - al.com

Parker High School opened in 1900 as Negro High School, later renamed IndusAtrial High School. At its largest in the 1940s, the school had an enrollment of ...



Birmingham students hold town hall to battle gun violence  AL.com

The town hall, #NeverAgainBHM, was conceived in the days following the shooting death of Huffman High senior Courtlin Arrington on March 7.



The History of Black Golf in Birmingham  Birmingham Times

The top shelf of the pro shop at the Highland Park Golf Course in Birmingham's South Avondale area easily doubles as a hall of fame, a place where ...



'He hadn't even started living really' : 23-year-old father of twins mourned after deadly drive-by shooting  AL.com

Michael Toney Jr. was killed about 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, 2019, outside a home on Woodland Avenue S.W. It was the second deadly drive-by shooting ...



Shooting in Birmingham's Smithfield community leaves 1 woman dead, 2 others injured  WVTM13

Birmingham police are looking for the person responsible for shooting and killing one person and injuring two others. Advertisement. Birmingham Mayor Randall ...



Stepping with Kappa Alpha Psi  WBRC

The Alabaster-Pelham Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi is holding its annual Step Show at Parker High School Saturday, Feb. 23.



Guest-curated exhibit at the BMA honors unnamed women of the civil rights movement  AL.com

Curated by activist, community leader, and speaker T. Marie King, a pair of black and white photographs depicts two black women during 1963.



Houston Rockets vs. Memphis Grizzlies a 'dream' matchup for some  Birmingham Times

Gretchen Sheirr is living the dream. She grew up in Houston, Texas, and was a fan of the hometown Rockets. She was particularly fond of center Hakeem “The ...



Preserving the memories of Ullman High - Weld: Birmingham's Newspaper  Weld for Birmingham

Donna Edwards Todd can recall the months in 1964 when she pondered where she would attend high school. She had a few choices for where she would ...



Celebrating Chris McNair: Father, Friend, Husband and Legend  Birmingham Times

By Ameera Steward. The Birmingham Times. Jewell Christopher (Chris) McNair was remembered on Friday as a remarkable man whose love and forgiveness ...



'God, love, communication, wisdom, endurance and prayer'  Birmingham Times

BY JE'DON HOLLOWAY-TALLEY Special to the Birmingham Times. “You Had Me at Hello'' highlights married couples and the love that binds them. If you would ...



Cap Brown headlines list of former Birmingham coaches to be honored Friday  AL.com

Cap Brown headlines list of former Birmingham coaches to be honored Friday.



Birmingham neighborhood president named United Way corporate volunteer of the year  Yellowhammer News

The United Way of Central Alabama recently named Thomasine “TC” Jackson as the 2019 recipient of its Corporate Volunteer of the Year. Jackson serves as ...



Dana Gresham: From A.H. Parker High to Chief of Staff for Senator Doug Jones  Birmingham Times

By Anita Debro. For The Birmingham Times. Dana Gresham, (right), chief of staff for Alabama Sen. Doug Jones and Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin in ...



NBA playoffs tip off for 4 former Alabama prep stars  AL.com

Four former Alabama high school basketball stars begin pursuit of the NBA championship this weekend as eight first-round playoff series tip off.



Teens Killed In Shades Crest Bluff Crash Identified  Patch.com

Teens Killed In Wreck Off Shades Crest Bluff - Hoover, AL - Two teens died after the SUV there were in plunged off the bluff at Shades Crest in Hoover.



Failing Alabama public schools: 75 on newest list, most are high schools  AL.com

The newest list of Alabama's 75 "failing" public schools was quietly posted to the Alabama State Department of Education's web site today. As in 2017, most on ...



Jackson-Olin's Quandarrius Robinson commits to Alabama  CBS42.com

Jackson-Olin linebacker Que Robinson flips his commits from Auburn to Alabama. . For the latest stories in breaking news, videos, and the latest top stories in ...



Birmingham school board replaces principal who boosted scores at Parker High  al.com

Three Birmingham principals will not return next year under a plan approved by the school board tonight, including the principal who boosted test scores and cut ...



Seamstress Sara Maiden: Part of city's history and fabric  Birmingham Times

Sara Maiden traces her beginnings as a seamstress back to when she was 4 years old and made clothes for her paper dolls. “I started making fronts to ...



Jasper soccer teams clinch area titles  Daily Mountain Eagle

Jasper's Oscar Hernandez (19) battles a Parker High School player for the ball during their area game at the Jasper toy bowl field on Monday. Jasper won the ...



NBA returning to Birmingham for 2018 preseason contest  Alabama NewsCenter

The students at A.H. Parker High School knew they were gathering in the gym for a pep rally, but it was what they didn't know that caused them to go wild with ...



NBA returning to Birmingham for a 2018 preseason game  Birmingham Times

By Ariel Worthy. The Birmingham Times. Excited Parker High School students surround Houston Rockets star James Harden. (Ariel Worthy photo). The National ...



Parker to name facilities after former coaches Cap Brown and Major Brown on Saturday  AL.com

Parker's Keshawn Wilder escapes DoraÕs Aj Smoot who is sandwiched by Parker's Kenneth Boykin (53) and Eric Hinson in the first quarterat Parker High ...



Five Birmingham Schools Rank Poorly for Graduation Rates  Patch.com

Five Schools in Birmingham Rank Poorly - Birmingham, AL - Five of Birmingham's high schools had graduation rates lower than 80 percent, which ranked them ...



20 Alabama schools with the lowest average ACT scores  AL.com

A list of average ACT scores from the 2015-2016 school year has been released, ranking all Alabama schools with their average ACT score. Check out the ...



Brett Oates, founder, celebrates 10 years with Silver Glovez baseball camp  Birmingham Times

For the past 10 years, Brett Oates has been able to turn his love of sports into something that benefits the community. The 55-year-old founder of Silver Glovez, ...



Eric Bledsoe talks Parker memories and new start with Phoenix Suns  al.com

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - In town for Friday night's Earl Bennett Celebrity Basketball Game, Parker High School alum and NBA star guard Eric Bledsoe talked ...



Alabama Virtual Academy offers free online education for all students grades K-12  Bham Now

The school year is just gearing up. If you're considering homeschool, you may want to consider Alabama Virtual Academy, which provides free education to all ...



13 Birmingham City Schools on Alabama's list of 'failing' schools  AL.com

Birmingham City Schools has 13 schools on the Alabama State Department of Education's list of 75 failing public schools.



At least 6 men's hoops programs to face NCAA allegations  CBS42.com

A key NCAA official says six schools are going to be facing allegations of Level I violations as early as next month, the latest fallout in the college basketball ...



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