Category : Southeast

Southeast / Alabama - 2 hours ago

Vulcan Stands Tall as Symbol of City’s History

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times Standing tall atop Birmingham’s Red Mountain is a statue that depicts the Roman god Vulcan, a landmark that symbolizes the city’s roots in the iron and steel industry. Few attractions in the city are as well-know...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 hours ago

Meet the 2019 Vulcan Community Award Winners

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times The night was filled with laughter, sustained applause, and even some tears at the Vulcan Park Foundation’s 2019 presentation of The Vulcans Community Awards, held at The Club last week in Homewood. For its sixth...

Southeast / Alabama - 3 hours ago

Drew: Keeping Your Home Safe During the Holidays

By Samuetta Hill Drew The holiday season is quickly approaching. It starts in late November and goes to mid-January. This is a time of year families gather, parties are scheduled and travel spikes. For the next few weeks the articles will review som...

Southeast / Alabama - 3 hours ago

Ellis: Beware of the Ancestry DNA Tests

By Glenn Ellis Somewhere in America, there are millions of people who have paid to spit in a tube and have their genetic data analyzed to find out their ancestry. Folks who have newfound pride in being told they are descendants from specific parts o...