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State NFL roundup: Jameis Winston gets win, record

On the 13th Sunday of the NFL's 2018 season, 41 alumni of Alabama high schools and colleges (not including Alabama and Auburn) got on the field.

Overcrowded school buses cause concern for Hueytown Parents

HUEYTOWN, AL (WIAT) - The Jefferson County School board will be sending an additional bus and has plans to change routes after a mother expressed deep ...

Coastal Alabama Playoff Capsules: 8 Mobile/Baldwin teams look to move on

Seven teams from Mobile County and one from Baldwin (Spanish Fort) remain alive for state championships entering the second week of the playoffs.

State NFL roundup: Jameis Winston hot in relief appearance for Buccaneers

After spending two games on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' bench, quarterback Jameis Winston was ready to go when called on Sunday. Starting QB Ryan ...

Hueytown High student detained after BB handgun found under desk

Hueytown Police Chief Mickey Willis said school administrators and school resource officers were notified Thursday that a student had a possible handgun in ...

Graduation ceremony filled to capacity keeps some parents outside the ceremony  WBRC FOX6 News -

A mother in Hueytown is distraught by what she says was a chaotic and mishandled high school graduation ceremony. In fact, that mother says she wasn't even ...

Jameis Winston settles lawsuit with Uber driver, report says

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston has reached a settlement in a lawsuit filed by an Uber driver who accused him of groping her in 2016, ...

Charges against Hueytown High School principal 'ridiculous,' lawyer says

Hueytown High School Principal Joseph Garner was arrested last week amid allegations he not only failed to report a case of suspected sexual involvement ...

Are Jefferson County schools ready to shed federal oversight?

After nearly 60 years of working to end racial discrimination in Jefferson County's schools, parents and teachers still have concerns that black students and white ...

Hueytown High principal still at school despite charges  WBRC FOX6 News -

HUEYTOWN, AL (WBRC) - The principal of Hueytown High School is staying still on the job in spite of the fact he now faces criminal charges including ...

Federal judge approves Jefferson County schools' $230 million building plan

A federal judge on Friday approved a three-year $230 million building plan for Jefferson County schools that addresses overcrowding and deteriorating facilities.

Hueytown principal charged with lying to police about teacher-student sex accusations

Hueytown police and the Bessemer Cutoff District Attorney's Office on Tuesday morning charged Hueytown High School Principal Joe Garner with obstruction of ...

Hueytown High School student charged after Friday night shooting

Charges were filed today against a Hueytown High School student following a shooting outside a fast-food restaurant after Friday night's football game.

JCBOE candidate endorses recovery of legal fees

Jake Ware, Jefferson County Board of Education Place 3 candidate speaks out today on the recent United States Court of Appeals ruling regarding the ...

Hueytown High School lockdown lifted, 2 suspects in custody  WBRC FOX6 News -

A lockdown imposed at Hueytown High School has been lifted after police captured two burglary suspects in a nearby neighborhood.

JeffCo BOE votes to sell Hueytown HS  WBRC FOX6 News -

The Old Hueytown High School will likely have a new owner very soon.

Hueytown High School grads to 'catch up,' talk about 'old days' at alumni breakfast this Saturday

About 300 graduates of Hueytown High School are expected to be at the school's cafeteria this Saturday morning from 8-10:30 a.m. for the 15th annual alumni ...

Hueytown High School principal's trial delayed  WBRC FOX6 News -

JEFFERSON COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - A Hueytown High School principal's trial has been delayed for approximately one month. Joseph Garner was in court ...

Readers submit more historic schools that were abandoned, destroyed, repurposed

After I wrote last week about historic schools in Alabama, readers responded with the names of more schools.

Hueytown High School teacher charged with felony abuse of special ed student

A Jefferson County high school teacher faces felony criminal charges after authorities say she manhandled a special education student in the classroom.

Actor John Travolta to film a movie in Hueytown  WBRC FOX6 News -

Word is spreading quickly around Hueytown. John Travolta will be in the city for at least three weeks starring in a movie that will be filmed there.

Council meets new Fultondale Elementary principals  North Jefferson News

FULTONDALE—The Fultondale City Council on Monday introduced and welcomed Susan Remick and Troy Taylor as the new Fultondale Elementary School ...

Juvenile arrested for bringing unloaded gun to Hueytown HS  WBRC FOX6 News -

A juvenile was arrested for bringing an unloaded gun to Hueytown High School on Friday, according to Hueytown police.

Profanity-laced chant at high school basketball game sparks investigation

Officials are investigating after a group of students were chanting obscenities during a weekend basketball game. The video was taken Friday during the ...

Plans continue to make Gilmore-Vines Stadium in Hueytown an events venue

HUEYTOWN, Alabama -- Gilmore-Vines Stadium ceased to be the football home of the Hueytown High School Golden Gophers after the 2011 season, when a ...

School violence in Alabama: Was teacher shot in 1856 after strangling student who killed bird?

Alabama has had few incidents of deadly school shootings, but it may have one of the earliest, and strangest.

Birmingham Iron adds players from Alabama, UAB, South Alabama

Guard Leon Brown of Alabama, tight end Wes Saxton of South Alabama and guard Chris Schleuger of UAB have signed with the Birmingham Iron, the Alliance ...

McAdory becomes 2nd Birmingham area basketball team bounced from playoffs for AHSAA rules violation

Add another team eliminated from the AHSAA basketball playoffs for playing too many games. McAdory's boys played 23 regular-season games -- three over ...

AL teen to race again at Huntsville Speedway  WAFF

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - If you've never been to the Huntsville Speedway, you need to do it. A ton of hard racing and guys and ladies young and old are ...

NFL officially announces 3-game suspension for Jameis Winston; QB apologizes to Uber driver, fans

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, shown here against Carolina in 2017, has been suspended for the first three games of the 2018 season ...

State NFL roundup: Alabama prep stars pace Panthers

On the ninth Sunday of the NFL's 2018 season, 22 players from Alabama high schools and colleges (excluding Alabama and Auburn) got on the field.

Even at home, Jameis Winston creates friction

HUEYTOWN, Ala. Ellis McFerrin arrives well before the first pitch and unfolds his red lawn chair along the home team's side at Hueytown High School. • McFerrin ...

John Travolta coming to Hueytown to film movie  WBRC FOX6 News -

HUEYTOWN, AL (WBRC) - Actor John Travolta is coming to Hueytown to star in a new movie about dirt racing. The movie is called "Trading Paint." Production is ...

West Scholar Athlete of the Week: Reid Nelson, Hueytown High School

NAME: Reid Nelson. School: Hueytown High School. Year: Senior. Sports: Football and Golf. Academic highlights: Reid has a 4.35 GPA, scored a 31 on the ACT ...

Uber driver files lawsuit against Jameis Winston

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston is being sued by the Uber driver whose accusations that he groped her led to his suspension by the NFL ...

Hueytown student drinking beer at school caught with gun in car  The Birmingham News -

The 18-year-old male was arrested on an alcohol violation. The investigation is ongoing.

State NFL roundup: Jameis Winston back for Buccaneers

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers went with the hot hand for their NFL game against the Chicago Bears on Sunday. But it appears likely Jameis Winston will be ...

High schoolers talk 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' agree that it still has a message for today's young people  The Birmingham News -

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – “To Kill a Mockingbird” is required reading for most high schoolers in the United States. But does the novel—which sells a million ...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers bench quarterback Jameis Winston ‘for right now’

When Tampa Bay plays the Carolina Panthers in an NFC South game on Sunday, Ryan Fitzpatrick will be at quarterback for the Buccaneers.

Hueytown Chamber sponsors "Paint the Town Purple," other events, for homecoming week

The Hueytown Chamber of Commerce is asking the city's businesses to turn on to "the power of purple" in anticipation of the Hueytown High School ...

Is the NFL preparing to suspend Jameis Winston?

A Tallahassee radio-show host created waves on Wednesday by reporting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback and his advisers are bracing for that ...

Saturday ACT Test events canceled across Alabama

ACT Test events scheduled for Saturday have been canceled at several locations across Alabama due to expected hazardous morning travel conditions.

Birmingham to open 6 new schools this term; Jefferson County has 3 new buildings

More than 1 in 5 students in Birmingham city schools and 1 in 10 students in the Jefferson County system will be in brand-new or newly renovated schools when ...

Hueytown expected to lose head football coach Mark Stephens a week before fall practice begins

Hueytown head coach Mark Stephens chats with the media at the Birmingham high school football media days day one, Monday, July 29, 2013, at Gardendale ...

Teacher charged with assault of special needs student 'slapped, hit, kicked,' report says

Lisa Brown Edmonson is charged with felony aggravated child abuse. Her attorney said she isn't guilty of any crime.

State NFL roundup: Jameis Winston throws for 226 yards in 1 quarter

During the second full week of the NFL's 2018 preseason schedule, 66 players from Alabama high schools and colleges (excluding Alabama and Auburn) got ...

'Very unnecessary comments' after trademark story upset Minkah Fitzpatrick

Miami Dolphins safety Minkah Fitzpatrick (29) reacts after making a tackle during an NFL preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens on Aug. 25, 2018, at ...

Teen brother and sister killed in crash on way home from soccer practice

Erin Ashley Spain, 15, died on the scene, and Peyton Christopher Spain, 17, died this morning at UAB Hospital.

Who owns the NFL's FitzMagic? Minkah or Ryan?

Miami Dolphins defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick has filed a trademark application for "FitzMagic."

South Alabama's Wes Saxton set for historic NFL debut

Tight end Wes Saxton could become the first former South Alabama player to appear in an NFL game on Sunday, and he'd be making his debut in an unusual ...

Winston's Alabama hometown, high school to have 'Jameis Winston Day'

Jameis Winston will receive a key to the city of Hueytown in a July 5 celebration of 'Jameis Winston Day' at his old high school stadium.

Is Jameis Winston still the face of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers?

The former Hueytown High School standout will miss the first three games of the 2018 season because of an NFL suspension.

Will Jameis Winston be back at quarterback for Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday?

Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Dirk Koetter has a decision to make: Stay with Ryan Fitzpatrick at quarterback or restore Jameis Winston to the starting lineup ...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers facing unresolved issues with quarterback Jameis Winston

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will begin their offseason program on April 16 with quarterback Jameis Winston again leading the team. But as the former ...

Alabama's 25 highest paid public school principals  WTVY, Dothan

The right principal at a school can be a big factor in improving the lives of students and the local community. The main role of a principal is being responsible for ...

Hueytown Chamber of Commerce taking entries for Christmas parade, announces tree lighting

The annual Hueytown Christmas parade is scheduled for Sat., Dec. 14, and the Hueytown Chamber of Commerce is now accepting parade entries. The city will ...

Cleveland Browns trade Shon Coleman

The Cleveland Browns traded offensive tackle Shon Coleman to the San Francisco 49ers on Friday in exchange for a seventh-round selection in the 2019 NFL ...

Teachers rally for AEA in suit over PEEHIP increases  WSFA

AEA claims that back in 2016 PEEHIP's board did not follow the state's open meeting law when it increased premiums and spousal surcharges.

Hear what O.J. Howard says during an NFL game

Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end O.J. Howard catches a pass during an NFL game against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018. ( AP Photo ).

Tampa Bay picks up $21 million option on Jameis Winston's contract for 2019

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced on Tuesday that the NFL team had picked up its option for the 2019 season on the contract of quarterback Jameis ...

Cody Parkey, Deon Lacey claimed off NFL waiver wire

Miami Dolphins linebacker Deon Lacey tackles Minnesota Vikings tight end Bucky Hodges during an NFL preseason game on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, in ...

New Hueytown teen center a safe place to learn, play, dream

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Alabama this week opened an impressive new teen center in Hueytown where young people can play, learn and dream.

Oakland Raiders find out how much Amari Cooper will cost in 2019

The NFL notified its teams of the salary cap for the 2018 season this week, and along with that figure of $177.2 million came the values of the franchise and ...

Future recruiting: Hueytown's Winston expected to lead state's class in 2012

Chicago-based recruiting analyst Tom Lemming, one of the pioneers in the business, believes Alabama's top prospect for 2012 is clear-cut: Hueytown ...

Steelers win on Monday night despite Ryan Fitzpatrick's NFL record

Fitzmagic wasn't quite as potent on Monday night as it had been in the first two games of the NFL's 2018 season, and that left four players with Alabama football ...

On Your Side Investigation: Life or Death in Alabama's Heroin and Fentanyl epidemic  WBRC FOX6 News -

CHILTON COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - Overdose deaths from Heroin and Fentanyl in Jefferson County are at an all-time high. In 2016, 100 people died from Heroin ...

'It's not about the money for me,' AJ McCarron says, but how much might he get in free agency?

As a fifth-round selection in the 2014 NFL Draft, Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron signed a four-year, $2.4 million contract with the Cincinnati Bengals. After an ...

Extras needed for new movie being filmed in Birmingham

The movie, "Bigger," is about the brothers who pioneered the sport of bodybuilding and will start filming in October.

Jameis Winston's plan at early age: Surround himself with greatness in Birmingham

Part 2 of 5-part series on former Hueytown High School star Jameis Winston. BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Rush Propst saw 300 kids a year at his Hoover High ...

Hueytown school, fire union fight breast cancer with "Pinkout" fundraiser at Oct. game

Pinkout is an event taking place at the Hueytown vs. Northridge game on Oct. 11 to raise awareness for Breast Cancer Month. Hueytown Fire Local 3301, with ...

Where's the best high school football stadium in Central Alabama? Vote here

Which high school stadiums are the best in Central Alabama? It depends on what you're looking for. Is it the luxury of a new facility of Hewitt-Trussville? Is it the ...

Scarbinsky: Three football transfers from Homewood to Hueytown don't go as planned

One player's ineligible to play at Hueytown; the other two could be, too.

Jameis Winston, Kwon Alexander ready to play for Tampa Bay Buccaneers after injuries

The shoulder injury suffered by quarterback Jameis Winston in Tampa Bay's last game won't keep him from playing on Sunday for the Buccaneers, who also will ...

A night of close games in the Jefferson County Basketball Tournament (photos)

HUEYTOWN, Alabama--Center Point beat Pinson Valley 53-49 in a hard fought game to end a round of close games in the Jefferson County Large School ...

From bag lunches to 'dream rooms,' NFL players use offseason for good works

With more time to devote to charitable efforts in the offseason, NFL players are involved in a variety of causes, with former standouts at Alabama high schools ...

"Paws in the Park" dog event to take place at Hueytown's Stadium Park next Saturday

Efforts by Hueytown city officials and the Hueytown Chamber of Commerce to turn the the city's historic Gilmore-Vines Stadium into a popular, multi-use events ...

Alabama teacher retires amid charges of slapping, hitting, kicking special ed students

The Jefferson County Board of Education accepted the retirement request of Lisa Brown Edmonson.

Should Hueytown boy be allowed to wear earrings in school? Our commenters say there are bigger problems (video)

The SPLC told the school board it must repeal what the center calls an "archaic policy" banning male students from wearing earrings, or face a potential lawsuit.

Lawsuit claims Bessemer mayoral candidate lives in Hueytown

Candidate Kenneth "Ken" Gulley said the suit is without merit and he lives in Bessemer.

T. Marie King, Birmingham activist, recognized nationally for empowering women and girls  Birmingham Times

Among the many women honored last week during the National Organization of Black Elected Legislative (NOBEL) Women conference was Birmingham's T.

Choirs sing in the holiday season at “Christmas at the Alys” Dec. 4  UAB News

Click to enlargeWelcome the season with the choral spectacular “Christmas at the Alys” on Monday, Dec. 4, at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Graduation guide: Dates and locations of ceremonies at Birmingham-area high schools

Our 2014 graduation guide provides a list of dates, times and locations for ceremonies at all Birmingham-area high schools.

Bessemer teen pleads guilty to criminally negligent homicide in fatal Hueytown wreck

Ryan Taylor Trigg was under the influence of alcohol on Nov. 10, 2007, when he was driving a car crashed and killed 18-year-old David Otis Lyster Jr.

UAB Music presents free concerts, recitals this fall  UAB News

A new season of musical performances has just been announced at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The performances are presented by the College ...

Blackface photos surface amid school desegregation dispute; father says picture is beauty mask

A group plans to hold a press conference this afternoon regarding photos of white Gardendale students posting photos of themselves in blackface - imitating ...

New International Baccalaureate School And Other Changes Ahead For Jeffco Middle School Students  WBHM

Changes are on the way at some Jefferson County Schools following a federal judge's approval of a realignment plan.

Updated: Hueytown QB Jameis Winston picks Florida State

HOOVER, Alabama -- Antonor Winston walked into the ABC 33/40 studios carrying a box. He clutched it the way a fullback would hold the ball on a dive play.

Sumiton Christian's Sides earns top honor  Daily Mountain Eagle

Sumiton Christian's Kendall Beth Sides throws to first for an out during the State Softball Tournament in Montgomery. Sides was named the 2017 Gatorade ...

Faces of the Race: "If teenagers get involved, we might find a cure," say Hueytown cheerleaders  The Birmingham News -

What's the story behind participants in Birmingham's Race for the Cure? Find out in profiles on now and until the Race.) BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Alaina ...

New band director named at Walker  Daily Mountain Eagle

Jason Lipscomb was named the new band director at Walker High School Monday. Lipscomb, 34, comes to Walker from Hueytown High School. Daily Mountain ...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Ryan Fitzpatrick puts #StandUpForBen on cleats for Sunday's NFL game

Tampa Bay quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick will "Stand Up For Ben" when the Buccaneers play the Green Bay Packers on Sunday.

Brian Vogler eager to 'light somebody up' with Atlanta Falcons

Former Alabama tight end Brian Vogler hasn't played in a football game since Jan. 1, 2015, so he's eager to get to work in the Atlanta Falcons' offeseason ...

Houston Texans move to keep former Auburn standout

The Houston Texans retained guard Chad Slade by signing the former Auburn standout to a reserve/future contract on Monday.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers sideline Jameis Winston for at least 2 games

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston will miss at least the next two games as the NFL team shuts down the former Hueytown High School star to ...

NFL Draft 2015: Another No. 1 for the state of Alabama?

Six players with football roots in Alabama have been the first player selected in an NFL Draft. Former Hueytown High School standout Jameis Winston is ...

Does your local high school's AP courses accurately represent minorities? Search our map

Joining thousands across the country, many Birmingham-area high school students took Advanced Placement (AP) exams last week.

Jameis Winston ready to 'witness greatness' against Tom Brady in NFL's Thursday night game

Former Hueytown High School football and baseball standout Jameis Winston has a big night ahead of him on Thursday: He gets to meet Tom Brady. He'll also ...

Catalyst for Change: Jimmie Stephens set to become Jefferson County Commission president  The Birmingham News -

Stephens is expected to replace David Carrington as president when officers are elected during Wednesday's swearing in ceremony.

JeffCo school board approves eight administrative changes with new school year looming  The Birmingham News -

With just one meeting left before the start of the new school year, the Jefferson County Board of Education continued today hiring key administrators to lead the ...

Football High Live: Updates from the state's high school football stadiums in Week 3 (video)  The Birmingham News -

Opelika's Taylor Merritt sacks Central-Phenix City's Zion Webb Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, at Garrett-Harrison Stadium in Phenix City, Ala.

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