Alabama

How Ashley M. Jones Became the Most Influential Poet in...

By Javacia Harris Bowser For The Birmingham Times At the center of all she does from serving as founding director of the Magic City...

Help shorten the surge and safely celebrate Labor Day

By Hannah Echols UAB News After a year of virtual holidays and celebrations, Alabama residents saw a brief return to near normal in...

Huntsville now Alabama’s largest city, Birmingham second...

By Ramsey Archibald | rarchibald@al.com Huntsville is officially the largest city in Alabama, and grew significantly faster than expected...

Meet The Page Sisters: Top of Class in Birmingham and HBCUs

By Ameera Steward The Birmingham Times Jamilah, Hadiyah, and Ayannah Page are more than sisters. They are classmates, mentors, friends,...

Poll: Woodfin Has Commanding Lead in 2021 Birmingham Mayor’s...

By Barnett Wright and Carter Dewees The Birmingham Times Birmingham Mayor Randall L. Woodfin has a commanding lead and a significant...

Sheriff Offers Jobs, Not Jail in Bessemer

The Birmingham Times Jefferson County Sheriff Mark Pettway was in Bessemer Friday with the Jobs Not Jail initiative focused on providing...

Alabama A&M claims HBCU national football championship

By Solomon Crenshaw Jr. Alabama Newscenter The spring 2021 football season was a series of working and waiting for the Alabama A&M...

COVID Vaccination Site Opens at Birmingham CrossPlex 

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times A new COVID-19 vaccination site has opened at the Birmingham CrossPlex in Five Points West. ...

A Message of Support for the Asian American Community

By Nicole Wyatt Doing More Today Amid a battle against a global pandemic, a disturbing trend arose in the United States: anti-Asian...

Tony Petelos announces plans to retire as Jefferson County...

By Barnett Wright The Birmingham Times  Jefferson County Manager and CEO, Tony Petelos, on Tuesday announced his retirement. Petelos...

Teaching About the Unsung Heroes of Black History

By Mary Ashley Canevaro UAB News Each year in February, the United States honors Black History Month to celebrate the achievements...

Meet Mike and James Kemp: Father and son; software platform...

By Doug Segrest doingmoretoday.com Necessity is the mother of invention. But in Birmingham, a father-and-son team has devised an innovative...

Dianne Durham, first Black US women’s gymnastics champion,...

NBC News Dianne Durham, the first Black woman to win a USA Gymnastics national championship, died Thursday in Chicago following a...

Artworks@DJD digital Series Premieres Jan. 29 Featuring...

By Javacia Harris Bowser For the Birmingham Times For years, the Dorothy Jemison Day Theater (DJD) at the Alabama School of Fine Arts...

Black Americans Are Getting Vaccinated At Lower Rates Than...

By Rowaida Abdelaziz Black Voices As the nation anxiously awaits for COVID-19 vaccines to be made available to more of the population,...

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