Birmingham Newswire (Page 5)

Birmingham Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Birmingham, AL. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 782 for "u:blog.al.com" in Birmingham, AL

  1. Sacred Heart 95, Georgiana 75: Cardinals cruise to back-to-back 1A state titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Sacred Heart enjoyed its first Class 1A state title so much last season that it decided to return to Birmingham for another. Diante Wood scored 30 points with 13 rebounds, and D.J. Heath finished with 28 points, including seven 3-pointers, as the Cardinals earned a 95-75 victory Thursday night against Georgiana in the 1A title game at Legacy Arena.

    Comment?

  2. Rammer Slammer: Has the Triple H vs. Roman Reigns feud hit a 'Roadblock'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Triple H, above, often manhandles the WWE's top stars, as he did when "Monday Night Raw" stopped at the BJCC in Birmingham, Ala., Monday, April 14, 2014. Nobody denies Triple H's talent both in and out of the ring, and he's made a huge impact on the future of the business thanks to his work on NXT, the company's innovative developmental branch.

    Comment?

  3. Listen live to Thursday's Class 7A semifinals & 1A championship games from BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Alabama Live

    The biggest boys and girls -- Class 7A -- take the court today, followed by the first two championship games of the week.

    Comment?

  4. LeFlore 58, Hartselle 50: Unbeaten Rattlers hold off second-half rally, advance to 6A title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Second-ranked LeFlore scored the game's first 11 points and then held off a furious Hartselle rally in the second half for a 58-50 victory in the Class 6A girls state semifinals at Legacy Arena in Birmingham. The Rattlers will face the Huffman - Homewood winner at 12:30 p.m. Saturday to try and claim its first state title since 2009 and finish an unbeaten season.

    Comment?

  5. UAB now past midpoint of spring football practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Alabama Live

    The UAB Blazers football team holds its first practice at Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama Tuesday February 16, 2016. The team will compete again in fall 2017.

    Comment?

  6. Why is Mountain Brook so polarizing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Alabama Live

    David Sher is co-CEO of AmSher Compassionate Collections and past Chairman of Birmingham Regional Chamber of Commerce, ONB, and CAP. Last week Blake Scott Ball, a doctoral student in history at UA, wrote a scathing piece attacking Mountain Brook for AL.com titled A brief history of Mountain Brook picking on Birmingham .

    Comment?

  7. Weekend baseball update: Randolph wins New Hope Classic, other statewide highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Junior Forrest Webber threw a complete game as Randolph defeated Westminster Christian 5-0 and won the round-robin New Hope Indian Classic. Junior first baseman Carson Hall was a perfect 2-for-2 with four RBIs.

    Comment?

  8. St. Luke's 48, Tanner 36: Young Wildcats advance to first state championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | Alabama Live

    St. Luke 's coach Kantonio Davis was a little worried that his team's youth might not be able to stack up with Tanner's experience and tradition. But the Wildcats were too much for the Rattlers to overcome, jumping out to a quick 12-point lead and dominating down low, winning its semifinal 51-36 at Legacy Arena and advancing to the Class 2A state championship.

    Comment?

  9. Georgiana 86, Marion County 58: Panthers claw closer to first state championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Jacquez Payton scored 20 of his 30 points in the first half, Ja'Michael Stallworth scored 20 points and Richard Boggan had 19 points and four steals in an 86-58 victory over Marion County in today's AHSAA Class 1A boys semifinals at Legacy Arena in Birmingham. "We've got one more to go," Georgiana coach Kirk Norris said.

    Comment?

  10. Tanner cousins Markel Mull and Jessika Milton lead Rattlers' championship chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Alabama Live

    The Tanner girls and boys basketball teams have advanced to Monday's Class 2A state semifinals, propelled by the postseason play of Markel Mull and Jessika Milton . Milton, a 5-foot-5 junior guard, and Mull, a 5-foot-10 senior guard, each earned tournament MVP honors during last week's Northwest Regional at Wallace State in Hanceville.

    Comment?

  11. 6 storylines to watch as AHSAA state basketball tournament begins MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Alabama Live

    A total of 56 teams 28 for the boys and 28 on the girls side will play in the six-day event at the BJCC's Legacy Arena. Semifinals for all seven AHSAA classifications are set for Monday through Thursday, followed by state titles games on Thursday night and all day Friday and Saturday.

    Comment?

  12. Birmingham begins year with new January peak in home pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Alabama Live

    The Birmingham December median sales price has been enjoying a steady climb over the past several years, establishing yet another peak for the month in early 2016. According to the Birmingham Association of Realtors, the median sales price for the month of January in the Birmingham area was $164,900, a 6.4 percent increase over the same period in 2015.

    Comment?

  13. Keith 73, Cornerstone 47: John Pettway drops 34 points, leading Bears to Central Regional titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Stanford scored 22 of his 30 points in the first half, but didn't get much support, and Keith pulled away in the second half tonight for a 73-47 victory he Central Regional Class 1A boys final at Alabama State's Acadome. Pettway the regional MVP finished with 34 points and 12 rebounds, the Bears held a 46-26 rebounding edge and shot 50 percent.

    Comment?

  14. Offensive coordinator Les Koenning was a 'huge get' for UAB, Bill Clark saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Offensive coordinator Les Koenning. The UAB Blazers football team holds its first practice at Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama Tuesday February 16, 2016.

    Comment?

  15. Remembering Hueytown's Davey Allison on his birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Allison, who was born on Feb. 25, 1961 in Florida to NASCAR legend Bobby Allison and moved to Hueytown when he was still young, became a highly-successful driver before his untimely death in 1993.

    Comment?

  16. Homewood 85, John Carroll 49: Strong start helps Patriots put away...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Led by six players who combined for 80 points, the defending 6A state champions eliminated John Carroll 85-49 to advance to the state semifinals next week. In the fourth meeting between the two teams this season, Homewood built a 15-point lead in the first quarter and scored 51 first-half points.

    Comment?

  17. Charles Henderson 52, Brew Tech 38: Eighth-grader Niaira Jones scores 24 in a half for TrojansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Niaira Jones came out on fire Wednesday afternoon in Dothan, and Charles Henderson tasted some sweet revenge as a result. Jones, an eighth-grader and the coach's daughter, scored 24 of her game-high 28 points in the first half as the third-ranked Trojans built a big lead and held off No.

    Comment?

  18. Birmingham: Can we all get along?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Alabama Live

    It was a desperate cry from the late Rodney King who spoke those words in the wake of the Los Angeles riots,1992. David Sher is co-CEO of AmSher Compassionate Collections and past Chairman of Birmingham Regional Chamber of Commerce, ONB, and CAP.

    Comment?

  19. Carver-Montgomery 52, Park Crossing 49: Antonio Nelson's late 3 sinks ThunderbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Why not indeed. Nelson hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key that danced around the rim and finally fell in, giving the second-ranked Wolverines the lead for good in a dramatic 52-49 win over Park Crossing in the Class 6A South Regional final.

    Comment?

  20. Spain Park 70, Gadsden City 61: Justin Brown, Austin Wiley dunk their way to stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Alabama Live

    To get there without a ticket next week the Jaguars needed a 25-point effort Tuesday afternoon from Justin Brown , his season high; another big game from Auburn commitment Austin Wiley , who finished with 19 points, 15 rebounds and five blocks; a defensive effort which tried to stop, or at least curtail Titans guard Kalin Johnson . And plenty of quick feet during this 71-60 win against Gadsden City in the Class 6A Northeast Regional final.

    Comment?

Birmingham Job Listings
View or post Birmingham job listings on Topix.
Birmingham Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Birmingham from Topix.
Birmingham Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Birmingham on Topix.