The Tuesday, July 17, runoff elections may be quieter races than were in the June elections, but that doesn’t make the outcome any less important. more

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Sydney Cromwell

The competition was held Saturday, July 14. more

People

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Neal Embry

At the meeting, the council approved easement dedications in Liberty Park for the purpose of installing utilities. more

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Option two upheld, board also approves name changes to Gresham, Berry more

Schools

Man killed during early-morning house fire in Cahaba Heights more

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Neal Embry

Community Spaces, work session also discussed at meeting. more

News

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Despite being rescheduled and moved indoors, families and friends attended the annual I Love America Night on July 2. more

People

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Neal Embry

Meeting time officially set for 4 p.m. at the Vestavia Hills Board of Education more

Schools

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Neal Embry

New superintendent touts school achievement, community support during annual report. more

Schools

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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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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

West

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

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

News

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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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

Sports

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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

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