Parrish High School future uncertain

Rumors are swirling in Parrish that the Walker County school district might force students there to consolidate with another school.


One Class At A Time: Ragland High School

It’s obvious that Matt Byers has a passion for teaching and for making sure his reading students have what they need at school so they’re re…

TDIH Mar. 13th

This Day in History: March 13th

The Army looks to our four-legged friends for assistance in battle, and the first Uncle Sam cartoon is published. All this, including the US…

vacant home fires

Vacant home fires becoming big problem

It’s becoming a familiar sight around Birmingham, vacant homes going up in flames. Residents in one neighborhood are frustrated and want the…

This photo taken in April, 2013, shows a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER at Narita Airport in Narita, near Tokyo. A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 carrying 239 people lost contact with air traffic control early Saturday morning, March 8, 2014 on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, and international aviation authorities still hadn't located the jetliner several hours later. (AP Photo/Kyodo News

Malaysia widens search for missing plane

Malaysian authorities expanded their search for the missing jetliner westward toward India on Thursday, saying it may have flown for several…