The lockdown was lifted around 10 a.m. more

Oct 20, 2017 10:26 AM VHHS

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Emily Featherston

Terry Jenkins, leading the committee from the AASB on behalf of the school board, met with groups Thursday to prepare for the launch of the search. more

Oct 19, 2017 9:12 PM Schools


Emily Featherston

The VHECH PTO held the inaugural event on Saturday, Oct. 14. more

Oct 15, 2017 4:04 PM Schools

Mountain Brook resident Isabel Coleman and Vestavia Hills resident Matthew Hamrick were announced recently as Semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. more

Oct 12, 2017 10:01 AM Private Schools

Cahaba Heights

Photo by Katie Turpen.

It's a bird; It's a plane; It's — the Vestavia Hills Elementary Cahaba Heights PTO. more

Oct 10, 2017 6:21 PM Schools 1 Comments


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The decision was made during a specially called school board meeting on Oct. 4. more

Oct 4, 2017 6:28 PM Schools


Emily Featherston

Walk and Bike to School Day is a nationwide celebration of fitness and community. more

Oct 4, 2017 11:29 AM Schools

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Emily Featherston

Mike Lutzenkirchen has traveled around the country telling his son's story and urging teens to be responsible. more

Oct 3, 2017 5:04 PM Schools

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The father of the late Philip's Lutzenkirchen will speak at the fundraising event Tuesday. more

Oct 2, 2017 10:48 AM Schools


Lexi Coon

The elementary school joins four other Vestavia schools with the distinction. more

Sep 28, 2017 3:30 PM LP Elementary

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Emily Featherston

The Alabama Association of School Boards will assist the board with finding candidates for the position. more

Sep 27, 2017 8:47 PM Schools

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Vestavia Hills Elementary Central is hosting its second year of all-out fundraising this week. more

Sep 27, 2017 5:28 PM Schools


Emily Featherston

VHHS students congregated around the flagpole to pray and have a time of worship. more

Sep 27, 2017 10:43 AM Schools


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The rivalry between the Vestavia Hills High School Rebels and the Hoover High School Buccaneers is one of the oldest high school rivalries in the state, and it is one of the more highly-anticipated football games of the season. more

Sep 25, 2017 2:04 PM VHHS


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In “Almost, Maine,” an off-Broadway play by John Cariani, the residents of a remote town near the Canadian border find themselves falling in and out of love in strange ways on a winter night. more

Sep 25, 2017 2:01 PM VHHS


Photo courtesy of Kellie Knight.

VHEC had its first iLEAD assembly Aug. 18. Students were given the challenge that “everyone can be a leader and everyone can make a difference this school year.” more

Sep 25, 2017 1:58 PM East


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The award has been around since 1983, and national winners are chosen by the National Science Foundation. more

Sep 19, 2017 9:39 AM Schools

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The students were chosen from from some 1.6 million high school juniors who took the PSAT this year. more

Sep 13, 2017 4:43 PM Schools

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Photos by Patty Green

From the moment they enter the school, visitors to Vestavia Hills Elementary West see the phrase that guides students’ behavior: a display explaining “The West Way.” more

Sep 12, 2017 3:31 PM West


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Windy and rainy conditions were expected to continue well into Tuesday. more

Sep 11, 2017 4:27 PM Schools