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City of Birmingham warming station to open today and Monday at Parker High School at 5 pm

BIRMINGHAM Ala., (WIAT) -- City of Birmingham warming station to open today and Monday at Parker High School at 5 pm. Address : 400 Reverend Abraham ...

Woodfin pushes to name Birmingham Crossplex after Larry Langford

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 ...

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 ...

KU football picks up pledge from four-star defensive end Steven Parker  The Garden City Telegram

LAWRENCE — Kansas football's incoming recruiting class has picked up an 11th-hour coup.The Jayhawks on Monday received an oral commitment from ...

James "Jim" Joiner | Obituaries  Gazettextra

April 4, 1957 - February 5, 2019. Janesville, WI -- James (Jim) R. Joiner, age 61, of Janesville WI, passed away unexpectedly at his home on February 5, 2019.

Birmingham, Jefferson County officials preparing for potentially severe weather

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 ...

Willie D. Parker enshrined into UAPB Hall of Fame  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Willie D. Parker reflects on his football playing days at Morehouse High School, Arkansas AM&N and the Houston Oilers as well as a 33-year stint with the ...

High school sports 'High Fives' for Jan. 27, 2019 | High School  Gazettextra

Five notable performances in high school athletics over the past week and five events to keep an eye on in the next seven days.

Parker High School reunion | News  Winchester News Gazette

The Parker High School Alumni held their biennial reunion Saturday, August 25, 2018 at the Monroe Central High School Cafetorium. 105 alumni and guests ...

MASON: Bio, Questionnaire  The Florida Times-Union

CITY COUNCIL AT LARGE GROUP 2Darren Mason vs. Ron Salem MASON BIODarren A. Mason Sr. is a native of Jacksonville, FL and a graduate of Terry ...

Schmoldt: Second guesses are part of the game  Gazettextra

From the local level, where another crosstown rivalry game was postponed due to weather that hadn't yet occurred to a couple NFL conference championship ...

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 ...

State releases failing schools list — Alabama Political Reporter

Tuesday, the Alabama Department of Education released its annual list of failing schools. According to U.S. News and World Report, Alabama has the 47th ...

Janesville subdivisions have had mixed success recovering from recession  Gazettextra

As the city council considers restoring an old policy to encourage single-family home development, here's a look at five subdivisions and how they've fared since ...

CUMMINGS: Bio, Questionnaire  The Florida Times-Union

JACKSONVILLE SHERIFFTony Cummings (Dem) vs. Mike Williams (Rep) CUMMINGS BIODr. Cummings is married to his lovely wife Dr. Andrea Marie ...

Winter storm prompts snow emergencies, cancels after-school events  Gazettextra

Janesville and Beloit and the town of Beloit declared snow emergencies and the Janesville School District canceled after-school events Friday in the wake of a ...

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

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 ...

Schools closing early ahead of winter storm | No Meter  Gazettextra

The National Weather *Service* has declared a winter storm warning until noon Wednesday in southern Wisconsin.

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

Desmond 'Dez Wilson: The go-to guy for all things digital and visual  Birmingham Times

Desmond “Dez” Wilson is the go-to guy for any elected official who wants to run a successful campaign. He has produced all things digital and ...

Parker High to present Disney's "The Little Mermaid" beginning Nov. 9  Gazettextra

A large cast of students will be involved when Parker High School presents its production of Disney's "The Little Mermaid" beginning Friday, Nov. 9, at the school ...

Parker High School seeks Distinguished Vikings nominations | Local News  Gazettextra

Parker High School is accepting nominations for its 2018-19 Distinguished Vikings Award.

Craig, Parker internship classes introduce students to the (real) world of work  Gazettextra

Juniors in Craig and Parker high schools' internship classes get a closer look at potential careers.

Craig wrestlers beat Parker for 11th straight time  Gazettextra

Janesville Craig's wrestling team beat crosstown rival Janesville Parker for the 11th straight time Thursday night. The Cougars got eight pins in a 63-12 Big Eight ...

Rock River Repertory Theatre bringing "Ghost" to Parker High  Gazettextra

The Rock River Repertory Theatre is bringing "Ghost: The Musical" to Parker High School starting Friday, Aug. 10. The show is based on the 1990 film starring ...

Middleton's 12 3s the difference in boys basketball win over Parker  Gazettextra

Sam Close and Jack Boyle each made six 3-pointers to lead Middleton's boys basketball team to a 70-58 Big Eight Conference win over Janesville Parker on ...

Bredesen, Vikings begin process in hopes of turning around Parker boys basketball program  Gazettextra

Janesville Parker, coming off a 2-21 season, opens its first season under new head coach Matt Bredesen on Tuesday at Stoughton.

Aubri Arden Moore | Obituaries  Gazettextra

April 18, 1986 - November 21, 2018. Janesville, WI -- Aubri Arden Moore, age 32, of Janesville, unexpectedly became our Guarding Angel on Wednesday, ...

Robotics competition at Parker on Saturday | Local News  Gazettextra

Parker High School will host the Wisconsin First Lego League tournament from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at the high school, 3125 Mineral Point Ave.

Our Views: Something's special about Janesville theater  Gazettextra

Anybody who's attended a musical at Parker High School or play at the Janesville Performing Arts Center knows this town has a passion for theater.

Parker's indoor track opens to public Nov. 1 | Local News  Gazettextra

Parker High School will open its indoor track to the public starting Nov. 1 for morning walks.

Weis' buzzer-beater lifts Parker boys to win  Gazettextra

Sophomore guard Brenden Weis hit a 3-point shot at the buzzer to give the Janesville Parker High boys basketball team a 50-47 win over Columbus at the ...

Rebout, Stalsberg help Craig down Parker in Big Eight gymnastics  Gazettextra

Olivia Rebout won the all-around Tuesday with a score of 32.150, Ariyana Stalsberg was second and the Cougars topped Janesville Parker, 123.175-101.925, ...

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 wrestlers handle Beloit, improve to 4-1 in Big Eight  Gazettextra

The Vikings totaled six pins and won 10 of 14 matches en route to a 51-19 Big Eight Conference dual win over Beloit Memorial.

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.

Janesville Parker wrestlers rallied from 24-point deficit to win Big Eight West Division title  Gazettextra

Janesville Parker's wrestling team advanced to the championship match of the Big Eight Conference Showcase with a thrilling 39-30 come-from-behind win over ...

After 50 years, Class of '68 stays connected | Local  Gazettextra

In 1968, Janesville became a two-high school city when Parker High School opened its doors and Janesville High School became Craig. The combined Class of ...

Graesslin scores 21 as Parker girls pick up first victory  Gazettextra

Senior Brooke Graesslin scored 13 of her game-high 21 points during a first half where the Vikings built a 19-point lead, and they rolled to a 52-27 Big Eight ...

Milton boys snap 35-game losing streak by beating Parker  Gazettextra

MILTON. How big was Milton High's boys basketball victory Saturday night? Big enough for its student section to storm the court afterward. The Red Hawks ...

Our Views: Janesville athletics risk becoming tale of haves and have-nots  Gazettextra

Some Janesville Parker teams aren't just losing this year. Their games aren't even competitive, and the blowouts raise questions about the direction of the ...

Basketball Weekly: Parker's Bredesen adjusting to life in the Big Eight  Gazettextra

Janesville Parker boys basketball coach Matt Bredesen knew the Big Eight Conference was one of the best in the state. Now he understands why.

East's aggressive zone defense stifles Parker in Big Eight girls basketball  Gazettextra

Parker committed 23 first-half turnovers, and the Purgolders pulled away early in the second half on the way to a 68-44 Big Eight Conference victory in Parker's ...

Parker boys struggle to contain Stoughton's McGee in season-opening loss  Gazettextra

McGee poured in 31 points, including 22 in the first half, to lead Stoughton to a 74-46 win in the nonconference season-opener for both teams.

Janesville Parker swims past Craig 89-81, improves to 3-1 in Big Eight duals  Gazettextra

Parker, leading by two points going into the final event, finished first and third in the 400-yard freestyle relay to secure an 89-81 Big Eight Conference dual win ...

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:.

Janesville Parker names Kreger new athletics director | High School  Gazettextra

Janesville Parker High School announced Friday that Clayton Kreger, a 2002 Parker grad and current teacher and football coach, will be its new athletics ...

Bob Getka 'excited' to take over Parker's softball program  Gazettextra

JANESVILLE. Bob Getka's goal as Janesville Parker's softball coach is to build a championship-type program. Just as he has done with the Janesville School ...

Janesville Parker picks Kerry Michaels to take over baseball program  Gazettextra

Kerry Michaels has been named the baseball coach at Janesville Parker, replacing Brian Martin, who resigned after 18 years at the helm.

Top 10 News Stories for 2018 | News  Parker Pioneer

Like every other year, there were many notable events and news stories in 2018 in La Paz County. Trying to pick a top 10 list is never easy. There are.

Our Views: District should scrutinize its open lunch policy  Gazettextra

The Janesville School District's open lunch policy didn't kill 74-year-old Merilyn Mitchell of Milton. But the open lunch policy undeniably gave Ty Matijevich, ...

Without Hartwig, Parker struggles offensively in season-opening loss to Waunakee  Gazettextra

With senior standout Julia Hartwig out due to injury, Janesville Parker made just eight baskets in a 65-38 nonconference loss to open the high school girls ...

Fleming, Parker wrestling get first win | Local  Gazettextra

The Shane Fleming era for the Janesville Parker wrestling team got off to a strong start in a 66-18 Big Eight Conference victory over Madison East on Tuesday.

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 ...

Parker girls basketball looks to build off late-season success from a year ago  Gazettextra

Janesville Parker's girls basketball team finished a disappointing 10-15 last season, but the Vikings did win a WIAA Division 1 regional title before bowing out to ...

They're the tops: Talent abounds in local high school musical productions  Gazettextra

If you've never seen a high school musical, or if you haven't seen one since you were in high school, it might be worth your time to skip the movies.

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

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

Horrific, fiery crash killed 3 Parker High School students

A horrific crash early Sunday morning claimed the lives of three male students at A.H. Parker High School, according to authorities and social media. All three ...

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

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,'' ...

Janesville School District brings a boat, a girl and some fun with "Anything Goes"  Gazettextra

Students in the Janesville School District Summer School performance of "Anything Goes" enjoy taking part in a whimsical show full of toe-tapping tunes and ...

Crandon edges Parker in girls basketball | Girls Basketball  Gazettextra

Crandon defeated Janesville Parker 39-36 on Saturday on the second day of the JustAgame girls basketball tournament in Wisconsin Dells.

Gilles, Sun Prairie down Janesville Parker 49-7 | Football  Gazettextra

Richie Gilles threw for five touchdowns and ran for another--all in the first half--as Sun Prairie beat Parker 49-7 in Big Eight football.

What It Means for Jabari Parker to Return to Chicago and Star for the Bulls  Michigan Avenue Magazine

Five years removed from leading Simeon High School to four straight state championships, Souther Sider Jabari Parker returns home to hoop it up for the Bulls.

Parker girls held to 18 points in Big Eight loss to Sun Prairie  Gazettextra

The Janesville Parker High girls basketball team was held below 20 points for the first time in recent memory Friday in a 68-18 Big Eight Conference loss to Sun ...

Beloit Memorial shuts out Parker to wrap up Big Eight football season  Gazettextra

Janesville Parker turned the ball over five times and totaled 31 total offensive yards in a 34-0 loss at Beloit Memorial on Friday night.

Coaching ranks turn over quickly at Janesville Parker  Gazettextra

JANESVILLE. The coaching carousel continues to spin at Janesville Parker. Last week, baseball coach Brian Martin became the third head coach of a spring ...

2018 football preview: Parker preaching physicality in bid to rebound  Gazettextra

Janesville Parker is putting the 2017 season, which ended with a 1-9 record, in its rearview mirror. The Vikings are focused on 2018 and the chance to redeem ...

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

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

Outstanding athlete talks about growing up black | Education  Gazettextra

Standout basketball player Mistie Bass does not return to Janesville often. But she looks forward to being the keynote speaker at a local event in November to ...

Madison West's Opoku-Appoh sours Parker's offensive improvement on Homecoming  Gazettextra

Parker scored four touchdowns Friday night and trailed by just 12 in the fourth quarter before Madison West pulled away to a 55-28 Big Eight Conference victory ...

Parker High School teacher, Huffman High student win NextGen competition  Alabama NewsCenter

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, ...

Basketball Weekly: It's rivalry week, part two, in Janesville  Gazettextra

It's rivalry week on the hardwood for Janesville Craig and Janesville Parker. The girls basketball teams play Thursday, with the boys on tap for Friday night.

Parker High School searching coats, backpacks Friday in response to threat  Gazettextra

An unspecified threat to Parker High School means student backpacks, coats and other items will be searched before entering school on Friday morning.

Verona pounds Janesville Parker in football opener | Football  Gazettextra

The season started with a whimper Friday night for Janesville Parker's football team. The Vikings fell behind 27-0 by half and lost 40-2 to Verona in Big Eight ...

Janesville Parker boys swimmers second at Manitowoc invite  Gazettextra

Janesville Parker's boys swim team finished second Saturday at the Manitowoc Invitational.

Craig, Parker gymnasts take fourth-place finishes at Purgolder Invite  Gazettextra

The Janesville Craig and Janesville Parker gymnastics teams both finished fourth in their respective divisions in the Purgolder Invitational on Saturday.

Janesville's ACT scores dip, remain below state average  Gazettextra

JANESVILLE. Janesville's 2018 graduating class recorded lower ACT scores, coming in below the state average in English, reading, math and science. Overall ...

Resilient Parker holds off East in five-set Big Eight volleyball thriller  Gazettextra

The Vikings were on the wrong end of a pair of lopsided sets against visiting Madison East in a Big Eight Conference match. But they rebounded quickly both ...

Parker football falls to 0-6 after 46-0 loss to Middleton | Football  Gazettextra

Middleton opened up a 21-0 lead Friday night and coasted to a 46-0 Big Eight Conference win over Janesville Parker at Monterey Stadium.

Penn's 20 points power Verona girls past Janesville Parker  Janesville Gazette

Kyiah Penn scored 20 points to lead the Verona High girls basketball team to a 55-39 Big Eight Conference win Friday over Janesville Parker.

Ex-Auburn player preaches at Church of Highlands downtown branch

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

Run, hide, fight and drill, drill, drill: Parker teachers train for school shooting  Gazettextra

JANESVILLE. Janesville school resource officer Todd Bailey told Parker High School teachers they wouldn't be able to cover every school safety scenario they'd ...

Random Lake captures title at Cramer Brown wrestling invite  Gazettextra

Random Lake beat Edgerton 52-23 to earn first place in the third-annual event that honors former coaches Ron Cramer and Ron Brown.

Melchiorre's hat trick leads Burlington soccer past rebuilding Parker  Gazettextra

Parker conceded four first-half goals in a 6-1 nonconference loss to the visiting Burlington Demons. Dylan Melchiorre's hat trick led the Demons (1-0-0) in the ...

Birmingham students hold town hall to battle gun violence

Students on Birmingham City Schools Superintendent's Advisory Council held a town hall to combat gun violence on April 26, 2018. ( Trisha Crain ...

Complaint: Janesville teen was driving upward of 80 mph on Milton Ave. before fatal crash - WISC-TV3

A Parker High School student involved in a fatal crash in Janesville in October was found to have been traveling over 80 mph at the time, police say.

Coleman loses goggles but helps lead Craig to swim win over Parker/Evansville  Gazettextra

JANESVILLE. Rylee Coleman's goggles were no match for the ferocity with which she hit the water. So the Janesville Craig freshman just swam without them.

The task: design a high school for 21st century blue-collar America  The Guardian

An innovative Rust Belt school district prepares students for industrial jobs – but also competition from robots.

Move to Badger South could be on the horizon for Craig, Parker football  Gazettextra

If the WIAA approves a conference realignment plan submitted by the WFCA, Janesville Craig and Janesville Parker would move to the Badger South ...

Other Views: Proud to be a Parker athlete  Gazettextra

I am a junior at Janesville Parker High School and a swimmer on the Parker/Evansville team. I have been swimming for eight years, and, in the off-season, ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

Onside kick out of half helps Memorial pull away from Parker  Janesville Gazette

Janesville Parker trailed just 19-0 at halftime against first-place Madison Memorial on Friday night, but the Spartans pulled away to a 48-6 victory.

Parker volleyball hopes to pester way into top half of Big Eight  Gazettextra

Janesville Parker lacks the front-line height that many Big Eight volleyball teams boast, but the Vikings overcame that at times in 2017 and hope to build on that ...

Search on for pregnant Jacksonville teenager missing nearly 2 weeks  WJXT News4JAX

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office released new photos Monday of a missing pregnant teenager who they said has not been seen or heard from since Dec. 19.

Janesville Parker hires Bredesen as new boys basketball coach  Gazettextra

The Parker administration announced Monday it has hired Matt Bredesen as a special education teacher and boys basketball coach at Parker.

Craig, Parker boys soccer teams top Rock Valley Conference foes  Gazettextra

JANESVILLE. Gabe Rubine scored for the third straight match, and Janesville Craig's boys soccer team improved to 3-1 in early nonconference action this ...

Memories of '68: The new Parker High inspired some  Gazettextra

Staff and students from 1968 remember what it was like to walk into a brand-new Janesville Parker High School.

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