Vanderbilt honors founding pastor of Vestavia Hills Methodist, who officiated son's same-sex wedding
Vanderbilt University plans to honor a former Vestavia Hills minister whose church trial for officiating his son's same-sex wedding was dropped earlier this year .
Summer/Back-to-School Thrifting Tour Was a Success
Forty-five thrifters came with me on this bus tour to thrift stores and consignment shops in central Alabama.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Vestavia Hills teen killed in Friday-night crash
Deputy Coroner Johnny Long said the accident happened about 11 p.m. at the intersection of Altadena Road and Settlers Lane.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Watch: Vestavia Hills resident criticizes School Board's handling of Superintendent Jaime Blair's retirement
VESTAVIA HILLS, Alabama -- A recently published YouTube video making the rounds on the internet is calling out the Vestavia Hills School Board and former Superintendent Dr. Jaime Blair for the handling of his retirenment.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
'It can happen to anyone:' Vestavia Hills parents discuss son's heroin overdose
This evening, Rick and Suzanne will share their journey during the first-ever "Help the Hills" event at Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church."
Town Village retirement community sold
Town Village, a retirement community located at 2385 Dolly Ridge Road in Vestavia Hills, was sold by Ontario-based Chartwell Retirement Residences as part of a four-property portfolio sale.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Cahaba Heights well on its way to big change with first public-private partnership
On Aug. 11, the Vestavia Hills City Council passed the first of several plans and agreements set to kick-start revitalization/development plans for the Cahaba Heights area.
Ready to shine? Vestavia Hills wants you to be part of city's marketing video
Are you camera-ready? The Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce and the City want you to be the new face of the community.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Just how real is reality TV? Fact-checking Bravo's 'Jersey Belle'
It doesn't take much to get Southerners talking. Even before Bravo's "Jersey Belle" had a premiere date, Alabama residents - especially those in over-the-mountain communities - had their questions about the show's authenticity.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Cross-country bike riders fight back against Duchenne muscular dystrophy
A cross-country bicycle ride to raise money for research on Duchenne muscular dystrophy stopped at the State Capitol today.
Gardendale BOE to interview CSFO candidates tonight
Public interviews with candidates for the first chief school financial officer for the new Gardendale School System take place tonight at the Gardendale Civic Center, and the community is invited to attend.
Fire alarm triggered brief evacuation at VHEW Friday; all-clear given
Vestavia Hills Elementary School West students grades 1-3 headed to their first day of school this morning after a fire alarm scare caused some stir over the weekend.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
32 World War II veterans honored at two events
The first, sponsored by Honor Flight Birmingham, brought World War II vets together who took part in Honor Flights to Washington DC over the past few years for a reunion.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Evacuation Interrupts "Meet the Teacher" Day
An evacuation interrupted "Meet the Teacher Day" in Vestavia on Friday morning. Teachers, parents, and children were all moved out of Vestavia Hills Elementary School West, after fire alarms sounded.
Vestavia Hills Fire Department to unveil $1.2 million of new equipment
Two new pieces of apparatus will soon call the Vestavia Hills Fire Department home.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Lifting a lasting first impression: Renovated Birmingham airport matches image of city on...
"Our town" is on the move, but flying into Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport didn't always give that impression, U.S. Rep. Spencer Bachus said.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Head 'Back 2 School in the Hills' with Vestavia Chamber of Commerce
The Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce will host one last hurrah for kids and parents who are preparing to hit the books again with their "Back 2 School in the Hills" event next week.
Warrior dentist gives $5,000 to support Regional Library and Arts Center
Susan Wells has made donating to the arts a priority in her life. The Vestavia Hills resident has contributed to the symphony as well as the Birmingham Museum of Art, and now she's throwing her support behind the Regional Library and Arts Center in Warrior - a project that she believes will benefit the north Jefferson County community through both ... (more)
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Trussville Tribune
Trussville home to most extramarital affairs in Birmingham area, website says
The website claims that the majority of the 36,000 registered users live in Trussville, according to a story posted at www.alabamas13.com .