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Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School

Twelve-year-old Alexander Delgado, a student at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School (OLS), was recently honored for his exemplary volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award. more

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Submitted by Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

Tanner Barlow, a 7th grade student from Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School, was among the students honored by the Duke University Talent Identification Program(Duke TIP) for their exceptional scores on the ACT or SAT. more

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Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School

More than 140 tattered and faded U.S. flags were properly retired recently thanks to two organizations at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church. more

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American Legion Alabama Boys State, via Shawn Barakat

Malik Dahhan was a recent participant in the 81st American Legion Alabama Boys State. He was a credit to his community and to Homewood High School. more

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Symphony Volunteer Council

Alex and Sally Hood opened their home to the Symphony Volunteer Council (SVC) this summer for installation and introduction of the 2018-2019 board. more

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Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School

Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School has named its 2018 Outstanding Christian Service Award recipients. more

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Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School

In the school art show, each grade depicted a different genre at each grade level with winners in each class. The event displayed a beautiful array of artistic talent by the students in Wee-K4 through eighth grades. more

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Homewood City Schools

Homewood High School student Luke Sartor worked both inside and outside his school this year. more

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Karen Naylor

Sara Naylor, a nine-year-old Homewood resident, was recently honored in Atlanta for her poetry. more

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Getting involved

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The sale, with thousands of items, raises money for a summer mission trip. more

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Erin Dickson

The farmers market will continue each Tuesday through Aug. 7. more

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Alyx Chandler

West Homewood's fourth annual Streetfest got everyone in a high-spirited summer mood on the sunny afternoon of Saturday, June 2. more

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Alyx Chandler

Ann Rogers, whose 100th birthday was on April 30, said that most people don’t believe she’s a centenarian. more

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

The Freshwater Land Trust has opened 50 acres of property in Forest Brook to the public, for those interested in spotting salamanders or watching wildflowers bloom. more

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Photo courtesy of Christ Fellowship Church.

Due to construction at Patriot Park, the church will host VBS at Central Park, June 4–7, 6–8 p.m., according to Ryan Adams, CFC associate pastor. more

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Photo courtesy of Shades Valley Lutheran Church.

Shades Valley Lutheran Church, for the 16th year, will host a garage sale to help send a youth group on a summer mission trip. more

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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

This month, thousands are expected to stop by Birmingham’s iron man and celebrate 114 years of Vulcan. more

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Photo courtesy of West Homewood Farmers Market.

The market, now one of the city’s most popular summer events, will be back for its eighth season each Tuesday from 5–8 p.m. from June 5 through Aug. 7. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Owning a historic home means being prepared for surprises, especially when renovating. more

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Magic City Pipe Club brings together generations of tobacco enthusiasts. more

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