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

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



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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.



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.



'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,'' ...



Birmingham City Schools says crisis team will be at Parker High after deadly crash  WVTM13

Birmingham City Schools released the following statement regarding the death of three high schools students in a fiery crash in Homewood over the weekend:.



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. . For the latest stories in breaking news, ...



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.



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 ...



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.?



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 ...



Parker High School teacher, Huffman High student win NextGen competition  Birmingham Times

Kaleena Watts, who teaches American literature in A.H. Parker High School's English Department and Jarvis Prewitt, a 16-year-old Huffman High School junior, ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



"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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Hours after losing house in fire, quarterback plays game of his life  Alabama's News Leader

Rachel Price calls her son Christopher Williams her 'humble giant. ' Standing over six-feet tall, he lives up to that nickname. Thursday morning, one of Price's ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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

Mayor Larry Langford stopped by Parker High School Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2008, to look into the problem of the football field not being mowed. He says there are ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



Students to lead town hall meeting about gun violence, day after teen shot and killed  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

There's growing concern from parents and children alike after yet another teenager's life was taken by gun violence.



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 ...



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 ...



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 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.



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, 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 ...



City opening warming stations at Parker High School, Boutwell auditorium  AL.com

Those vulnerable to frigid temperatures can seek shelter at the Parker High School gym on Sunday and Monday before it moves to Boutwell Auditorium on ...



'Outraged' Birmingham mayor calls for public's help after sleeping 12-year-old shot  AL.com

Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin said he was "outraged" after learning a 12-year-old boy was shot and injured while he slept inside his home early Monday ...



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 ...



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 ...



Man in wheelchair robbed, shot multiple times in Birmingham housing community  AL.com

The shooting happened about 2 p.m. in the 200 block of Ninth Avenue North.



A.H. 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: ...



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 ...



See the top 40 high school football photos of the week  AL.com

Muscle Shoals 35, Athens 7. Muscle Shoals' Tanner Wade (99) catches pass for touchdown. Muscle Shoals vs. Athens High School football in Athens Friday ...



Birmingham-area athlete named All-America — In Rugby  Birmingham Times

Trevor Brooks appeared to be on his way to a standout football career when he left John Carroll Catholic High School in 2012 on a football scholarship to the ...



Rivers, Ruth Helen Jones | Obituaries  Dothan Eagle

January 29, 1928 October 13, 2018. Ruth Helen Jones Rivers, considered herself a truly fortunate woman, and enjoyed a blessed life since her birth on January ...



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 ...



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 ...



The Iron City Showdown coming to the BJCC this Tuesday, October 2  Bham Now

The Iron City Showdown is the first NBA exhibition to come to Birmingham in 12 years! Photo by The Iron City Showdown's Facebook Attention all NBA fans!



Longtime Birmingham employee appointed as first female to lead Park and Recreation  Birmingham Times

The Birmingham Park and Recreation Board has appointed longtime city employee Shonae Eddins-Bennett as director of the city's parks, recreation centers, ...



Eric Bledsoe hosts annual backpack giveaway  CBS42.com

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) - Former Parker High School star and current Milwaukee Bucks point guard Eric Bledsoe returned to his hometown of Birmingham for ...



2018 HBCU Football Preview: Miles College Golden Bears  Birmingham Times

Miles College football coach Reginald Ruffin is wearing a second hat these days after President George French Jr. named him the school's director of athletics.



Funeral arrangements announced for former mayor Larry Langford  Birmingham Times

The funeral for former Birmingham mayor Larry Langford will be held on Monday, January 14 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Fairfield. There will be a public ...



After losing mom to cancer, Parker High student awarded scholarship to ASU  Birmingham Times

By Ariel Worthy. Times staff writer. It was Zaria Ball's first day back after missing almost a month of school, and she was not ready to be back. Until she got a call ...



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 ...



Parents, principal at odds at Birmingham's A.H. 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 ...



Marchers to commemorate 1963 Children's Crusade protest this weekend in Birmingham  AL.com

'Foot soldiers' who marched in 1963 will meet with today's youth to recreate landmark civil rights protest.



NBA basketball game in Birmingham shows BBVA’s commitment to city  Birmingham Business Journal

BBVA Compass executives see the coming preseason contest between the Houston Rockets and Memphis Grizzlies at the Legacy Arena of the ...



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 group seeks 100 mentors in 100 days  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

A Birmingham non-profit hopes to recruit 100 men in the span of 100 days to be mentors to at-risk boys in Birmingham City Schools.



Alabama Roots: The 30 highest-paid players from the state  AL.com

Thirty MLB, NBA and NFL players will be paid at least $5 million by their teams this season.



Birmingham Mayor wants city council to pay for band uniforms  CBS42.com

Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin wants the city council to consider buying band uniforms for the city's seven high schools: Carver, Huffman, Jackson-Olin, ...



'The Candy Man' needs our help. Be inspired by one of Birmingham's hardest working citizens  Bham Now

An update on the July 2017, Bham Now story on the GoFundMe campaign of Donnie Goodin, aka “The Candy Man.”



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 ...



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.



Closer Look at Finalists for Next Gen Pitch Competition  Birmingham Times

On May 3, two students and three teachers with Birmingham City Schools will compete in the NextGen Pitch Competition for the grand prize of $5,000; second- ...



Mother prepares to represent deceased daughter at Thompson HS graduation  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Feb. 22, 2018 is the day Camryn "Cici" Callaway donned a beautiful smile for her cap and gown pictures. It was also the day the 17-year-old Thompson High ...



A.H. Parker High School's new look draws hundreds to open house  al.com

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama --- Verdi Nix can count four generations of her family who attended A.H. Parker High School. She graduated in 1951, and her children ...



John Plump, assistant principal at Jackson-Olin, opera singer and now an author  Birmingham Times

By Erica Wright. The Birmingham Times. P.D. Jackson Olin High School John Plump (Ariel Worthy/The Birmingham Times). John Plump could have been a ...



Huffman High teacher, coach Alan Plump dies at 52  Alabama's News Leader

Huffman High School teacher and coach Alan Plump died Monday night, school officials said.Plump, 52, of Nashville, Tenn., taught physical education and held ...



Meet Neowaste and Moovmo, 2 Birmingham-based Alabama Launchpad winners set to transform their industries  Bham Now

Neowaste co-founders Fernando Valentin and Jessica Findley. Photo by Terri Robertson for Bham Now “Since the beginning of human history, man has buried.



Alumni of Birmingham's Parker High School oppose school board plan to tear down historic building  al.com

A group of A.H. Parker High School alumni are seeking public support to get the Birmingham school system to scrap plans to demolish an historic campus ...



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.



Birmingham's Parker High School to host freshman orientation Aug. 17  The Birmingham News - al.com

Orientation will include overview of graduation requirements, system policies and student organizations.



NFL players holding free football camps for Alabama youngsters  AL.com

Across Alabama this summer, free football camps hosted by current and former NFL players aim to provide fun and instruction to state youngsters. The 2018 ...



Nike donating equipment to Parker High School sports teams, after-school programs  AL.com

Parker's Solomon Muhammad eyes DoraOs Caleb Stone in the second quarter at Parker High School in Birmingham, Ala., Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014.



Meet the 15 Pro Football Hall of Fame members from Alabama  AL.com

With the enshrinement of its Class of 2018 on Saturday, the Pro Football Hall of Fame has 15 members who played at Alabama high schools and colleges.



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 ...



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 ...



Parker's new football stadium should be named for whom? (Crenshaw)  al.com

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- What's in a name? That's the question that's being pondered these days at Parker High. A new day is about to dawn for the ...



Homewood's historic Pink House gets reprieve through February 28  Bham Now

Since Bham Now first reported on the Pink House in July 2018, the gracious home has been granted a reprieve through the end of February. Find out where ...



Birmingham health center welcomes everyone with open ARMS  Birmingham Times

Ask the team at Alabama Regional Medical Systems (ARMS) in Birmingham about the services provided, and they'll mention medical and dental care; OB-GYN; ...



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 ...



Ramsay High names music room after longtime band director, Edward Crenshaw Sr.  Birmingham Times

Longtime Birmingham band teacher Edward Crenshaw Sr. has either been in school or teaching school most of his 70 years. Still there are two words he hasn't ...



Birmingham police bid farewell to retiring Deputy Chief Henry Irby  AL.com

The Birmingham Police Department on Thursday bid farewell to Deputy Chief Henry Irby who is retiring after more than 32 years on the force. Irby, who most ...



Capital murder charges dismissed for two men accused of 2017 shooting  AL.com

Capital murder charges against two men were dismissed today, more than eight months after the fatal shooting they were accused of committing. Joemarcus ...



Rockets and Grizzlies to play NBA game in Birmingham  Birmingham Business Journal

The BBVA Compass Iron City Showdown will be the first NBA preseason game to be played in Birmingham in more than a decade.



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 ...



Alabama Roots: NBA Draft first-round total finally set to increase from 33  AL.com

Thirty-three players with Alabama basketball roots have been selected in the first round of the NBA Draft. That total has not changed in the past seven drafts.



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