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VHHS students Caroline Bass (left), Claire Kankirawatana (middle) and Kaitlyn Young (right) were selected to attend the 76th session of Alabama Girls State.

One student will go on to represent Alabama in Washington D.C. more

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Alyx Chandler

“We have a number of projects that we are real anxious about getting started, with Crosshaven being one of them,” Downes said. more

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Depending on state approvals, work could begin on both sites within a month. more

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Courtesy of Vestavia Hills City Schools

Vestavia Hills Elementary East music teacher Deanna Bell is one of two quarterfinalists for the 2019 Music Educator Award, which is presented by the Recording Academy and the Grammy Museum. more

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Sydney Cromwell

Proximity to schools, travel time and keeping neighborhoods within the same zoning were among top concerns from parents at the Wednesday morning meeting. more

Schools

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Sydney Cromwell

Goodwin had a 35-year career with the U.S. Navy. more

Businesses

The course was closed for about 17 months of construction. more

Businesses

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Erica Techo

There were three ordinances related to stormwater management on the June 11 council agenda, as well as multiple rezonings and proclamations. more

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Sarah Finnegan

The special called meeting for the Vestavia Hills Board of Education on Monday, June 11, was quick, with the board going over one consent item and passing five items of uncontested business. more

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Former Vestavia Hills City Council member Steve Ammons secured the Republican nomination for Jefferson County Commission Place 5, according to preliminary results. more

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The site will allow residents to enter their home address to view school zones in the proposed rezoning options. more

Schools

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Alyx Chandler

It was all "ooooh's" and "ahhhh's" on Thursday, May 31 at the Vestavia Library Summer Reading kickoff finale. more

People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The annual competition was hosted by Leadership Vestavia Hills and benefitted the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. more

People

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Emily Featherston

Public forums to discuss the options are set for June 12 and 13. more

Schools

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Emily Featherston

The city invited concerned citizens to hear a presentation about economic development issues in the area. more

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Most Alabama voters have a lot of decisions to make before going to the polls June 5. more

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Emily Featherston

Several of the items are expected to be presented for a vote at upcoming council meetings. more

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Emily Featherston

The board also recognized several groups of students at its last official meeting of the 2017-2018 year. more

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Kristin Nemeth

We hope everyone had a great Mother's Day! Pictured on some of the wonderful mothers of Birmingham. more

People

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Emily Featherston

The council also made proclamations to recognize World Neurofibromatosis Awareness Month and National Public Works Week. more

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Kyle Parmley

The Vestavia Hills High girls soccer team avenged last year's loss in the state final. more

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The Vestavia Hills High golf, lacrosse and soccer teams were in action last week. more

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Erica Techo

U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of the best high schools nationally and state-by-state. more

Schools

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Emily Featherston

Special Agent in Charge Michael Williams spoke about his service in federal law enforcement. more

Businesses

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Sydney Cromwell

The annual clinic invites Vestavia Hills students with special needs and members of the Exceptional Foundation to Regions Field to play ball with members of the Barons team. more

People

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The Vestavia Hills High School spring sports teams were in action last week. more

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Erica Techo

The event took place May 4-5 and was hosted by the Central Alabama Artists Guild. more

People

The wreck occurred Monday around 1:15 p.m. and shut down all three southbound lanes on U.S. 280 for at least an hour. more

News

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Emily Featherston

The event was held to raise funds for beautification in the Cahaba Heights area. more

Businesses

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Emily Featherston

Student bands performed for the chance to win a $1,000 prize on Saturday, April 28. more

People

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Sarah Finnegan

The Vestavia Hills High School spring sports teams were in action last week. more

Sports

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Sarah Finnegan

The Vestavia Hills High School baseball team saw its season end on Friday. more

Sports

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Emily Featherston

The annual event took place on April 20. more

People

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The Vestavia Hills High School boys and girls tennis teams finished second at the Class 7A state tennis tournament. more

Sports

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Emily Featherston

The Vestavia Hills Board of Education recognized several of the district's educators and students at its April 25 meeting. more

Schools

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Emily Featherston

The fiery crash happened in February 2016, and left Cooper with burns on 80 percent of his body. more

People

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Kyle Parmley

The Vestavia Hills High School spring sports teams were in action last week. more

Sports

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Sarah Finnegan

The Vestavia Hills High School boys and girls tennis teams advanced past the Class 7A, Section 3 tournament. more

Sports

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Emily Featherston

The work session, which took place on April 16, lasted approximately 45 minutes. more

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Erica Techo

Vestavia Hills High School raised more than $253,000 for the American Cancer Society and the Oncology Department of Children's Hospital. more

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The Vestavia Hills High School spring sports teams were in action last week. more

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Emily Featherston

The interviews will take place on April 12 and 17. more

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The event will begin immediately after school. more

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Emily Featherston

Dr. Julian Maha founded KultureCity in 2013. more

Businesses

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Courtesy of Vestavia Hills City Schools

The decision was announced Tuesday, April 10. more

Schools

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Emily Featherston

The increases go into effect June 1. more

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The Vestavia Hills High School spring sports teams were in action last week. more

Sports

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The students are now eligible for multiple major scholarships. more

Schools

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Emily Featherston

The Vestavia Hills City Council will meet Monday, April 9 at 6 p.m. more

News

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Rosemarie Reinhard Musso has since become a U.S. citizen and published a book, “Father, Forgive Them — The Four Laws of Forgiveness,” about her life experiences. more

People

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Erica Techo

Rep. Gary Palmer spoke at the April 4 Eggs and Issues event, which was co-hosted by several area chambers. more

Businesses

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Emily Featherston

The council met with community members to go over a plan that will be on the agenda at the April 9 meeting. more

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