Category : Alabama

Southeast / Alabama - 2 days ago

Meet Birmingham’s 12U State Champion Tennis Team

Members of the 12-and-under team from George Ward Park Tennis Center. They won the Alabama state championship in July and advanced to the regionals in Georgia. (From left) Andy Ding, Ranidi Nagodawithana, Allison Xie, Junhui Hudson, coach Rudy Lew...

Southeast / Alabama - 5 days ago

Alabama Power announces leadership changes

By Katie BoltonAlabama Newscenter Alabama Power announced several leadership changes as part of a strategy to enhance customer experience and the company’s economic development efforts last week: Jonathan Porter has been elected senior vice presid...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 week ago

1st Recorded Landing Took Place On Hampton Shores

By Calvin Pearson Founder of Project 1619 Inc. On August 25, 1619, the first ship carrying captured Africans landed at Point Comfort (today’s Fort Monroe) in Hampton, Virginia. From that perilous landing, their presence has had a profound impact on...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

Birmingham officer staged own shooting, police say

Photo Credit: WVTM 13 By Alex JohnsonNBC News/WVTM 13 A Birmingham police officer staged his own shooting last week in a grab for “stolen valor,” leaving the department “polarized and hanging its head low,” the police chief said Thursday. The off...