The Jimmie Hale Mission is celebrating 75 years of helping the homeless and those in need in the Birmingham. Its reputation is well known, but the story behind its start and survival is somewhat obscure.
Stray dogs, neglected dogs, abused dogs. They all have a friend in Ruth Davis. Over the years, these “down on their luck” canines have somehow found their way to Ruth’s door and she never turns them away.
Emma Carter Brooks is a still photographer from Leeds, Alabama, on Sunday March 3rd she will host her first art exhibit. she has worked 12 year to make this moment happen and she is sharing her story and journey to inspire others.
The Red Barn in Leeds is a lot more than just a horse farm. The work that happens there everyday with horses is transforming the lives of children and adults who have physical disabilities or special circumstances.
Spotlighting a teacher at Wylam K-8 School. His name is Dale Simmons, a history teacher, in his 11th year of teaching. He has a style that gives his students creative thinking. Mr. Simmons allows students to write in washable ink on the desk tops and his ceiling tiles are decorated as well.
Everything changed for the Anderson family on July 24, 2016, the day their twins, Charlie and Sophia, were born. Unfortunately, this was not the happy, exciting day they had anticipated when the Andersons found out they were pregnant with twins.
Homer Brown is in the Guinness Book of world records for the most consecutive played U.S. Open appearances in table tennis. His number is currently 50 in a row after competing recently in the annual event in Orlando.
Birmingham residents, local business leaders, and other interested members of the community are invited to attend the March for Babies Greater Birmingham Kickoff event to help support the health of moms and give every baby the best possible start in life.
The cat rescue group Kitty Kat Haven is looking to buy a bigger house in Hoover, and they need your help.Since the organization was founded in Oct. 2016, more than 1,200 cats have been placed in forever homes.
A father and daughter’s love for coffee has developed into a successful family business in St. Clair County.Mike Bailey, his wife Alison, and their five adopted children own and operate Canoe Creek Coffee in Ashville.
Good Day Alabama Extra, which launched exclusively on streaming services earlier this month, is now being added to the WBRC’s programming lineup starting Monday, Jan. 28. Good Day Alabama Extra is an additional hour-long newscast of your favorite morning team. Now, from 4 until 10 a.m. Mike Dubberly
Another week without pay for federal employees at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport. TSA officers and traffic controllers with the FAA are required to still show up for work even though they are not getting paid.
The fight against breast cancer got a big boost on Friday. During a celebration at The Club in Birmingham, The Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama presented UAB’s O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center with a check for $1 million.
If your child or someone else in your family plays Fortnite, check your bank and credit card statements. That’s the advice on Thursday from the Better Business Bureau of Central Alabama after new information has come out about security flaw.
On MLK Day, many people will be doing volunteer work as a way of honoring civil rights icon, Dr. Martin Luther King Junior. Joy Craddock will be leading the way for one community, as part of HandsOn Birmingham.
We are getting our first look inside a new entertainment spot that opens this week in Pell City. remiere Cinertaiment features a movie theater, bowling ally, pizza pub, arcade, and a ropes course that includes a zip line.
Dog groomer, Sharea Dugger, has been a blessing to Tallulah, the goldendoodle WBRC is volunteering to train through Service Dogs of Alabama. Sharea is providing free grooming to keep Lula looking her best.
So much food is wasted during the holidays but now the Junior League of Birmingham is picking up leftover catered food (from homes, from businesses and from venues) and delivering it to local nonprofits.