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The lockdown was lifted around 10 a.m. more

Oct 20, 2017 10:26 AM VHHS

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The road would connect Cahaba Beach Road at Swan Drive to Sicard Hollow Road. more

Oct 17, 2017 7:25 PM News

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The 18th annual Alabama Retailers of the Year award ceremony was held on Oct. 17 at Vestavia Country Club. more

Oct 17, 2017 2:59 PM Businesses

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Two years after being approved by the city of Birmingham, a feasibility study on using Grants Mill Road to relieve congestion on U.S. 280 looks ready to begin later this year. more

Oct 13, 2017 3:06 PM News

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The fundraiser honors Tripp Norris, a Vestavia resident who died in 2011 due to a heroin overdose. more

Sep 30, 2017 10:12 AM People

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It was the librarian at Pizitz Middle School that gave Lonny Terry his first library job. more

Sep 25, 2017 3:04 PM People

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Metro Diner, which opened a location in Inverness earlier this year, has announced its third Alabama location will be at 1088 Montgomery Highway, opening this fall. more

Sep 22, 2017 10:55 AM Businesses

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Swoon is the creation of Meredith Roberts, a Liberty Park resident who worked in personalized gift wholesale for about 12 years. She opened the Cahaba Heights Road store with a simple motto for choosing what products to stock. more

Sep 22, 2017 10:53 AM Businesses

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The team will compete this Saturday in Nashville. more

Sep 20, 2017 4:00 PM People

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No children were on board the bus. more

Aug 28, 2017 10:00 AM News

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The friends and family of Vestavia Hills icon Dave Belcher continue to honor his memory through a scholarship for teens who have received a second chance at life. more

Jun 23, 2017 1:48 PM Private Schools

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Steve Bendall was recently chosen as the newest member of the Vestavia Hills Board of Education. more

Jun 23, 2017 1:47 PM Schools

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Photos courtesy of Alyssa DiRusso.

Pizitz 8th-grader and Alabama geography bee champion takes national stage in DC tournament. more

Jun 23, 2017 1:45 PM Pizitz 3 Comments

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ERICA TECHO

At least five people were hospitalized, according to national reports, and others injured. more

Jun 14, 2017 3:45 PM News

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Matthew Hardwick, a Liberty Park resident and sophomore at VHHS, had surgery in December 2015 after the growth plates below his knees closed prematurely. more

May 22, 2017 2:41 PM People

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Snapper Grabbers Land & Sea, neighboring the original seafood market’s space at 521 Montgomery Highway, opened in early May. more

May 22, 2017 2:35 PM Restaurants

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As the school year came to a close, Vestavia Hills City Schools faculty and administrators celebrated several members who are retiring. more

May 22, 2017 2:23 PM Schools

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Retiring faculty members and their friends and family attended to celebrate the close of their last school year. more

May 9, 2017 5:30 PM Schools

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Across Vestavia schools, students will be able to study the atmosphere, virtually travel the world, work with robots and more, thanks to 15 grants awarded by the Vestavia Hills City Schools Foundation, totaling nearly $59,000. more

Apr 26, 2017 9:50 AM Schools

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Whether your summer plans involve the beach, a long car or plane trip or pleasant days at home, the sunny days ahead are a good time to crack open a new book. more

Apr 25, 2017 1:14 PM People

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