Absolutely Alabama: Rock & Roll, Rifles, and a walk in the Warrior Woods

Good friends, good music, and good times are in store this week. So come along for another Absolutely Alabama adventure.

  Helping veterans to get off the streets

Hall of Heroes displaying special quilt stitched in honor of Veterans

Absolutely Alabama: Ryding, Reading and Gulfing

Birmingham Salvation Army Attempts to Break Guinness Book of World Records for Largest Human Shield

Rising Star: Jaden Allen

Birmingham Salvation Army Launches Red Kettle Christmas Campaign

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  Ama Shambulia, “Doing Good” at the WE Cafe

B’ham officer’s good deed caught on camera

Absolutely Alabama: Boll weevils and bacon, with a little spot of tea

Rising Star: Samantha Stephens

New community center in Harpersville opens

AL Piggly Wiggly employee rewarded with car after good deed

  Discussions to make Riverchase Galleria a city center

City of Hoover leaders are talking about some major changes to the community's landscape if their comprehensive plan comes to fruition.

PHOTOS: National Pumpkin Day

Celebrate National Pumpkin Day with photos from all across Central Alabama!

  Rising Star: Tanner Hearing

Congratulations to this week’s Rising Star, Tanner Hearing!

Know someone “Doing Good”? Nominate them!

Do you know someone who is “Doing Good”? We need your help to find the wonderful people throughout our area who are doing good things for others.

WBRC Beat LSU Blood Drive

Pelham citizens come together to plan city’s future

School Resource Officer goes over and beyond for students

B’ham Fire Dept teams with Red Cross to give away smoke detectors

Rising Star: Makia Ivy

Hurricane Michael Relief: How to donate to The Salvation Army

  B’ham hosting supply drive for hurricane victims

The City of Birmingham will host a supply drive to help those affected by the Hurricane Michael.

Absolutely Alabama: World Class Glass, Sound, Bulls and Burgers

You'll get hooked on the stories we have for you this week.

Local Chef Collecting donations for Hurricane Victims

Lindsey Noto at Root Revelry is collecting donations ahead of a trip to Panama City Beach.

Ted Speaker ‘Doing Good’ at The Crisis Center

Ted Speaker is among the volunteers answering the Crisis Line at Birmingham’s Crisis Center. They are changing lives one phone call at a time.

Rising Star: Caleb Aaron

Congratulations to this week’s Rising Star, Caleb Aaron!

Dog rescue group hosting Pugs and Pumpkins

Cute dogs, music, games, food and helping a good cause. What more could you ask for? That’s what you can expect at Pugs and Pumpkins, which is being held Saturday, October 27th, at Oak Mountain State Park Fishing Center.

  Walk to fight AIDS in Birmingham metro

This year’s Magic City AIDS Walk is all about community awareness.The walk is this Sunday, October 14th, at Avondale Brewing Company.

New plans for historic Birmingham barbershop

A historic barber shop in Birmingham’s Woodlawn community may not be history after all.

Vestavia Hills Approves 2 New Entertainment Districts

Vestavia Hills Council Approves 2 new entertainment districts where you can now carry open alcohol containers from 1 restaurant or bar to another.

Job fair in Hoover

Are you looking for a job? The Hoover Metropolitan Complex is now hiring.

Why I support Komen Race for the Cure

WBRC FOX6 News Anchor Janet Hall explains how she became involved in the Komen Race for the Cure and why she has been a part of the fight against breast cancer for more than 25 years.

A Night of Caring

Caring Men and Caring Women mentoring program honored their mentees and mentors, last night, during a celebration of "A Night of Caring".

For 2 Miss Alabama 2017 contestants, the competition is all in the family

As the week-long Miss Alabama 2017 competition got underway, first-time contestant Mary Ann McDougal’s mom dropped off a gift for her—a stuffed seal.

Rising Star: Zahria Threatt

Congratulations to this week’s Rising Star, Zahria Threatt!

Antiques in the Gardens: Show this weekend at Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Oriental rugs that are over one hundred years old, beautiful dinning room sets, silver and etched crystal and historic prints are just a few of the beautiful works on display, and for sale, right now at the Antiques in the Gardens show at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens.

Superheroes surprise kids at Children’s Hosptial

This is one of our favorite stories we cover every year - the day superheros wash windows at Children’s Hosptial of Alabama!

It’s National Taco Day!

Get taco deals in town in honor of National Taco Day.

Sherry Webb “Doing Good” at First Light Shelter

When homeless women walk through the doors of First Light they are met by friendly faces but what they may not realize is they are about to meet their very best friend, Sherry Webb.

Absolutely Alabama: New roads, old stories, ancient ancestors & family traditions

It’s an Absolutely Alabama way to start or end your First Weekend In October Celebration.

New restaurant opens in Five Points with rolled ice cream, poke bowls, and more

A new asian concept restaurant is one of the first new businesses to open in Pickwick Place in five points. Momotaro offers a custom dining experience catered towards families, students and professionals.

Distinguished Gentlemen’s Ride raises money for charity

If you see some dapper gents on motorcycles passing you today, you likely just caught a glimpse of the Distinguished Gentlemen’s Ride.

Heart Gallery Alabama: Jesse

Jesse is an active young man who enjoys church and watching movies. He is looking forward to a patient and understanding forever family who will love him unconditionally.

  Rising Star: Keyshaun White

Congratulations to this week’s Rising Star, Keyshaun White!

Dr. Tom Edwards “Doing Good” at Hope Health Center

Dr. Tom Edwards meets with about a dozen patients every day who come to the Hope Health Center in Fairfield for low cost, accessible health care. 85% of them are receiving government aid or are uninsured and many are elderly or disabled.

Rising Star: Jessica Tyson

Congratulations to this week’s Rising Star, Jessica Tyson!

Calling all extras! New movie filming in Birmingham is looking to hire hundreds

Movie crews are setting up in downtown Birmingham, and they are looking to hire hundreds of extras.

Heart Gallery Alabama: Harrison & Houston

Harrison & Houston are very intelligent, polite young boys who make friends easily.

Make-A-Wish surprises local girl at Pell City Jr. High game

She’s the girl we’ve told you about who collected firefighter patches from all around the nation.

Irma evacuee pays it forward during Florence

For one South Carolina woman, an act of kindness, that was a year in the making, has come full circle.

Pratt City Park to move forward

A new park for Pratt City has been delayed for seven years

Cullman Today founder Tim Collins passes away

Cullman Today founder Tim Collins passed away Monday following a brief illness.

Alabama honoring top 50 schools with $1 million for reading success

The Alabama State Department of Education has announced the 50 schools that will share $1 million allotted by the Alabama Legislature during the 2018 legislature session.

Rising Star: Blake Bentley

Congratulations to this week’s Rising Star, Blake Bentley.

Heart Gallery Alabama: Jeremiah, Jayden & Jaleah

Jeremiah is a smart young man who does very well academically. Jayden is an outgoing young man. He is very ambitious and has a lot of energy. Jaleah is a very affectionate girl with an infectious smile.

Calera middle school finds creative way to encourage students

Transitioning to Middle School can be difficult. That's why Calera Middle school has found a fun way of offering support by dividing students in groups they call villages.

LIFT Program provides free financial training to people in Tuscaloosa

Students in business school at the University of Alabama are sharing their knowledge with others around the Tuscaloosa area.

Walker County job training for students

Walker County school wants to address a growing demand for a trained and skilled workforce.

Buy for RISE fundraiser Sept. 14-15

The buy for RISE fundraiser is Sept 14-15

Hailey

Hailey is a loving child who tends to keep to herself. She enjoys reading, arts and crafts, shopping and eating out.

Andre

Andre is a bright, charismatic boy. Andre wants to be a superhero because of his desire to help save people. He finds joy in being helpful around the house and he makes friends easily. Andre is extremely family oriented and will make a great addition to a family.

Angelina

Angelina, born February 2006, is a pleasant and smart girl. She is very creative in art, dance and school.

Jordan

Jordan likes to play outside and plays Youth League Football. He is almost always happy and smiling.

WBRC Women's Expo to be held August 17

Join us for the WBRC FOX6 News Women's Expo at the Riverchase Galleria on Friday, August 17 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Admission to the expo is free.

Jhirosky & Avante

Jhirosky, born December 2005, enjoys basketball and football. He loves to be outside and is described as caring with a good heart. Avante, born May 2008, is described as outgoing and funny, once you get to know him. Avante likes to play both outside and inside, and he does well playing alone and with others.

Ensley barber gives free haircuts, school supplies to 100 kids

A barber in Ensley used money out of his own pockets to invest in his community - giving out 100 free backpacks and haircuts so kids could start this school year off right.

2 Cullman Co. sisters give birth within minutes of one another

Talk about a bond only sisters can share.  Two Cullman County sisters gave birth within minutes of one another. Courtney Carpentier and her sister Morgan Bailey found out they were pregnant around the same time, but had no idea they'd be giving birth at the same time-- at the same hospital.

Adamsville PD joins Lip Sync Challenge

The Lip Sync Challenge is sweeping police departments around the nation. The latest department to join is Adamsville.

$4 million sidewalk project starting soon on one Center Point road

Folks in Center Point are about to see some major work start to make one thoroughfare safer for foot traffic.

B'ham Subway manager fired for racial slur apologizes, calls it a 'slip up'

Epperson was fired Thursday because of what took place. She claims she used the wrong choice of words that day.

Ethics commission makes ruling in ethics complain against former B'ham mayor

The ethics commission came with a recommendation that the Jefferson County DA come with a fine. Some call the decision minor.

3 B'ham eateries listed in Top 50 Best Southern Restaurants

OpenTable released their 2018 list of the 50 Best Southern Restaurants in America - and three of Birmingham's best made that list.

Guardian questions DHR's reaction to missing teen

Safety Net is a behavioral healthcare facility in Montgomery licensed by the Alabama Department of Human Resources. Lee says she put 11-year-old Ava Watson there last November.

Puppies rescued from alleged Trussville mill not quite ready for adoption

It's been one month since police raided an alleged puppy mill in Trussville, and the rescued puppies are continuing to get healthier.

Police warn of new phone scam

Hoover Police are warning residents in the city, as well as surrounding communities, about a scam call where the person on the other end claims to be from the IRS.

Joshua

Joshua, born July 2005, is a sweet and friendly child. Some of his hobbies include building with Legos, playing with Hot Wheels, listening to music, playing sports and watching action movies.

JeffCo man's beach trip goes viral, fund for new wheelchair started

David's current wheelchair is in major need of some TLC. He's had it for several years, and he said it's basically falling apart. And that would make sense since it's his only means of getting around.

Jasper benefiting from I-22 expansion

Just a quick stop off I-22 in Jasper, you'll find travelers from Texas, Florida, Georgia and even - Springfield, Missouri.

Owner of cemetery with open vault responds to complaints

The owner of a McCalla Cemetery has some choice words about complaints over a vault sticking out of a grave.