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Photo courtesy of Beth Anne Loudermilk.

Several teams within the Vestavia Hills Youth Baseball network put together successful spring seasons, with teams ranging in age from six and under to high school. Read more

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Neal Embry

Byrne, from the Mobile area, questioned sitting Senator Doug Jones' values and positioned himself as an ally to President Donald Trump. Read more

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The building of a new softball and baseball complex, as well as improvements to Columbiana Road, were approved at the July 2 meeting. Read more

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The New Neighbors League Club (NNLC) of Birmingham announced its 2019 Annual Donation gift in July to the Alzheimer’s Research Program at UAB, led by Dr. Jeremy Hershkowitz. Read more

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Vestavia Hills City Schools will start the 2019-20 school year with an additional director of curriculum and instruction. Read more

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Neal Embry

There was no old or new business at the July council meeting, though Finance Director Melvin Turner gave a financial report. Read more

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The Magic City Theatre On Ice skating team defended their 2018 National title in the open division and won silver in the intermediate division during the National Theatre on Ice Competition at the end of June. Read more

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Tee It Up Fore Life, the American Cancer Society’s premier golf tournament in Birmingham, was held on June 10 at Old Overton Club in Vestavia Hills. Read more

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The 2019 Vestavia 8U All-Stars won the USSSA State Championship over the summer. Read more

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Claire Christie of Vestavia Hills High School was one of 32 rising high school seniors who participated in the third annual Huntingdon College Economic and Community Development Scholars Program June 25-27. Read more

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Neal Embry

The event was moved indoors prior to the start time. Read more

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Neal Embry

Todd Freeman and VHCS CSFO Courtney Brown were called "rockstars" by Susan Salter from the Alabama Association of School Boards, which facilitated the review. Read more

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Neal Embry

The eight townhomes will go in the space previously occupied by the unfinished Vestavia Terrace condominiums, which burned down in July 2015. Read more

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Neal Embry

The studies were conducted as part of an APPLE Grant, and have not yet been formally approved by the City Council. Read more

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Lexi Coon

The text of HB 309 allows the president or chief executive of each campus to employ police officers to “keep off intruders and prevent trespass upon, and damage to, the property of the school or academy.” Read more

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Neal Embry

Merrill, who's been in office since 2015, spoke about his work in expanding voter registration and helping business leaders. Read more

Businesses

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Neal Embry

The council also approved the annexation of land to possibly be used for overflow parking at Vestavia Hills Elementary Dolly Ridge. Read more

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Leah Ingram Eagle

The VHUMC Farmers Market is in its fourth week and takes place each Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Read more

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Neal Embry

The project has been in the works since 2014, and will connect both sides of the Sicard Hollow Athletic Complex. Read more

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Neal Embry

The memorial is partially finished, with statues to be added later. Read more

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Neal Embry

Chris Pfefferkorn has led the zoo since June 2018. Read more

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Neal Embry

The council also heard a complaint from Dennis Hardy about a personnel issue. Read more

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The Birmingham Water Works will replace four large valves in the Rocky Ridge area of the city. Read more

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Kyle Parmley

The Vestavia Hills girls soccer team capped off an unblemished season with a victory over McGill-Toolen on Saturday afternoon in the Class 7A state championship game. Read more

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Developer Charles Kessler is proposing to build eight town houses on a site where 15 condos previously burned down. Read more

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