It’s the story of a group who referred to themselves as The Guests Behind The Fence because for a period during World War II 6,000 Germans were held at a Pickens county POW camp. It’s a little known but integral part of the history of that day and time.
District Leaders sent us a breakdown of what’s coming to the $60 million dollar upgrade. It includes state of the art classrooms, computer and science labs, career tech classrooms, and new fine arts facilities.
The pandemic has really taken a toll on the Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa High School marching band as its numbers have been cut by almost 50 percent. And yet, the Pride of Patriot Parkway continues to boom out a sound that band director Meghan Miller brags about.
The Magic City Acceptance Academy finally has the approval it’s been seeking for some time. On Wednesday, the commission voted seven to two to grant a public-school charter to the Magic City Acceptance Academy.
Hoover Treat Night would have been held at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium this Thursday, but new guidance from the CDC cautioning against large gatherings caused the city to cancel this year’s event for safety reasons.