News HeadlinesBirmingham High News

Birmingham High School News Submitted by Alumni

Birmingham High School News From Around The Web

Birmingham High School Senior Accepted into 31 Universities, Awarded $1.1 Million in Scholarships  The Epoch Times

When high school seniors send out their college applications in the fall, they cross their fingers and wait in nervous anticipation to see if they'll get accepted to ...



Woodlawn High School student accepted to 31 colleges, earns $1.3 million in scholarship offers  Bham Now

Hard work and preparation has paid off Benjamin Holmes of Birmingham. The Woodlawn High School senior began working on his college applications this ...



Birmingham Fire & Rescue kicks off 'Operation Safe Prom'  CBS42.com

The Birmingham Fire and Rescue *Service* is kicking off its Operation Safe Prom initative, a campaign designed to remind students about the dangers of drinking ...



‘I don’t want to be Boogie’ — DeMarcus Cousins tries on something new for size  The Undefeated

There are two stories of how Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus “Boogie” Cousins got his nickname. One is true, one is apocryphal. But that doesn't mean ...



Former Birmingham high school soccer coach charged with sex with player  AL.com

Daniel Mason Carlisle, up until his arrest the girls' coach at Birmingham's Carver High School, was arrested Sept. 13, Irondale police said Monday.



Birmingham high school students raise $5K in supplies for elementary schools  Bham Now

What's out: teachers dipping into their own pockets for basic classroom supplies. (Seriously, boo.) What's in: local high school students on the Birmingham Youth ...



Redemptive Cycles internship provides hands-on experience for Birmingham high school senior  Bham Now

Curtis Watson. Photo via Redemptive Cycles If you're a high school student interested in engineering, an internship where you learn bicycle mechanics is a.



Birmingham City Schools see big improvements in newly released 2017-2018 school report cards  Bham Now

Ramsay High School earned a B for academic year 2017-2018. Photo by Bham Now It's not just students who get report cards. Schools get them, too. Find out.



Woodfin wants Birmingham to buy band uniforms for city's 7 high schools  AL.com

More than a week after news broke that Mountain Brook High School donated its old band uniforms to a Birmingham high school, Mayor Randall Woodfin has ...



Meet the 2018 All-Birmingham HS Football Team  AL.com

Today, we cap the 2018 season with the release of the 2018 All-Birmingham Football Team.



Church of the Highlands looks to use space at Parker High School  WVTM13

The Church of the Highlands is looking to use space at Parker High School on Sundays, as part of a lease agreement with Birmingham City Schools. The school ...



Birmingham high school freshman still in ICU one week after collapsing during football workouts  WVTM13

A Birmingham teenager is still in the intensive care unit at Children's of Alabama one week after collapsing during high school football workouts, according to a ...



Vincent Smith Jr.: Birmingham high school grad now a stylist for megastar Cardi B's wardrobe team  Birmingham Times

From cousin-filled play dates in the woods of Alabama to awe-inspiring sunsets on the black-sand beaches of New Zealand, Vincent Smith Jr. has learned to ...



Join 1500 high school students at The Birmingham College Scholarship and Career Fair at Boutwell Auditorium on Nov. 1. Free transportation provided!  Bham Now

Attention Birmingham high school students! It's time to collect your ACT scores and high school transcripts and head to The Birmingham College Scholarship ...



Keep Up With High School Football On The Patch Scoreboard  Patch.com

Your Patch High School Scoreboard This Week - Birmingham, AL - A rivalry game between two undefeated teams in Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills ...



Miles College renaissance provides a model for THE YARD, a national HBCU initiative born in Birmingham  Bham Now

THE YARD is a national initiative that aims to take HBCU's from surviving to thriving. Miles College in Birmingham is a model for success.



Rewinding Day 2 of Birmingham HS Football Media Days  AL.com

Twenty AHSAA teams from Jefferson and Shelby counties are participating on the event's final day.



Birmingham start-up, Boulo Solutions, is connecting stay-at-home-moms with job opportunities  Bham Now

Birmingham based start up Boulo Solutions is helping local stay-at-home-moms get back to work by connecting them to part-time job options.



Birmingham Corporate Challenge is coming April 11-13  Bham Now

Corporate Challenge is like Field Day, but for adults (and they serve beer)! Photo via Knight Eady Have you ever felt the need to crush your fellow.



Birmingham parent captures act of kindness by volunteer crossing guard  WVTM13

A volunteer crossing guard outside J.H. Phillips Academy stopped to help a Birmingham high school student who needed a hand. They didn't know someone ...



Homewood's Patriot Band to make 9th appearance in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade  Bham Now

Homewood High School Patriot Band has appeared in more Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parades than any state in the country except New York.



Doug Jones heckled over Brett Kavanaugh at Birmingham town hall  AL.com

A woman shouted at Jones and threw a pair of stuffed lips at the senator to voice her anger that he has not come out against Kavanaugh. Jones has said he is ...



Rewinding Monday's Birmingham HS Football Media Day  AL.com

More than 20 AHSAA teams from Jefferson and Shelby counties kick off the first of two media sessions.



Searching for the cancer cure: Rebecca Boohaker of Southern Research in Birmingham  Bham Now

It's the word we hope the doctor never utters. It's the monster inside us, unwelcome and unseen—cancer. In the labs of Southern Research in Birmingham, ...



Filming for western movie 'Hell on The Border' shot in Bessemer. Will it be completed?  Bham Now

Extras and even some well-known celebrities took to downtown Bessemer for the filming of a new action thriller "Hell on The Border."



Birmingham SROs not liable in federal pepper spray case, federal ruling overturned  AL.com

A federal appeals on Monday overturned a judge's ruling against SROs' use of pepper spray on students during fights at different city schools about 10 years ...



Reward increased in case of missing Carver High School senior Daniel Rickett  AL.com

The reward for information on a missing Birmingham high school student has now been raised to $3,000, Birmingham police announced on Tuesday.



Our children can't read  AL.com

Richard Dickerson, of Birmingham, is a consultant in government and community relations, media and business development. It is often stated that numbers ...



Birmingham named 'up and coming foodie city' by TripAdvisor  Bham Now

The rising Birmingham food scene strikes again! TripAdvisor named the Magic City one of their 10 up and coming foodie cities in the US.



5 Birmingham museums to offer free admission on Museum Day, including McWane Science Center, on Saturday, September 22  Bham Now

From art to science to fire engines, Birmingham is home to an incredible list of museums. Plan a visit on Museum Day happening Sat., Sept. 22 and get you and ...



2 teens charged in shooting death of Birmingham high school student  AL.com

Two young men are charged with capital murder in this week's shooting death of a Birmingham high school student. Birmingham police on Friday announced ...



10th annual "Love the Bus" event honors 2019 Alabama school bus driver of the year  Bham Now

On Feb. 13, Transportation South hosted the 10th annual "Love the Bus," honoring 41 of Alabama's top school bus drivers, plus Driver of the Year 2019 Becky ...



Mayor Woodfin announces online tool to help residents track capital projects  Birmingham Times

Major capital projects are underway or will be underway by this summer and residents will be able to track the work online, Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin ...



Search planned for Birmingham high school senior now missing 5 weeks  AL.com

Teams of searchers will fan out over the several Birmingham neighborhoods Saturday in search of a Carver High School senior who vanished five weeks ago.



American Family Care employees raise $17578 for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light the Night Walk  Bham Now

American Family Care is headquartered in Birmingham and fosters a work culture that gives back big, supporting 20 charities annually.



Unloaded gun found in locker at Birmingham middle school  AL.com

The principal at Bush Hills, which is a K-8 school, conducted an unannounced locker check and found the gun in an athletic bag in a locker. Two eighth-grade ...



15-year-old Birmingham high school student shot to death in Ensley now identified  AL.com

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Terrius Hilliard. He attended Jackson-Olin High School.



Sprint to provide free internet service to 1,000 Birmingham high school students  AL.com

More than 1000 high school students attending Birmingham City Schools will receive free wireless internet hotspots and free internet *service* in their homes ...



Meet the 2017 AL.com All-Birmingham HS Football Team  AL.com

Here's AL.com's list of the best-of-the-best in high school football individual performances for the 2017 season.



Learn how a lily saved the Cahaba River. Join the Cahaba River Society Family Reunion on January 31  Bham Now

On Thursday, January 31 at Independent Presbyterian Church, the Cahaba River Society (CRS) will be celebrating their 30th Anniversary Annual Meeting with a ...



Birmingham rape survivor speaks up  AL.com

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. David Sher is Co-Founder of AmSher Compassionate Collections ...



2 Birmingham 6th graders afraid of school shootings pen last wills and testaments  AL.com

A rash of school violence threats sweeping the country in recent weeks led to two Birmingham sixth-graders penning a Last Will and Testament of sorts on loose ...



Ferrill African Wear: Part of the new look in Fourth Avenue Historic District  Birmingham Times

Shirley Ferrill may be one of the new kids on the block in downtown Birmingham's historic Fourth Avenue Business District, but she's old school when it comes to ...



Viral Birmingham rapper YBN Nahmir hosts Christmas toy giveaway with local radio station  AL.com

While most Birmingham high school seniors are spending their Christmas holiday resting in anticipation of the second and final semester before college, one ...



Chick-fil-A now offers delivery, giving away 200,000 sandwiches  AL.com

Customers within a 10-minute radius of a Chick-fil-A restaurant can now get their orders delivered to them by using the DoorDash app. ( Chick-fil-A ). Comment.



Birmingham high school student captures glitz and glamour of prom in viral video  AL.com

A Birmingham high school student is creating some serious prom envy on social media thanks to viral video that showcases the glitz and glamour of the big day.



20 Alabama schools with the lowest average ACT scores  AL.com

A list of average ACT scores from the 2015-2016 school year has been released, ranking all Alabama schools with their average ACT score. Check out the ...



Al Sharpton to speak at Birmingham high school's unity breakfast  AL.com

The Rev. Al Sharpton speaks during a *service* at Charity Missionary Baptist Church in the wake of the death of Walter Scott, the black driver who was fatally shot ...



Get ready for Birmingham high school football spring practice, games  AL.com

Hoover. 2016 record: 12-2 defeated Bob Jones in the first round of the Class 7A playoffs; defeated James Clemens 14-7 in the second round; defeated Gadsden ...



Three teens killed in wreck near Birmingham  WAAY

The wreck came just hours after the school hosted prom, but it isn't known if the victims attended the dance.



Big Brothers Big Sisters: Nathaniel  CBS42.com

In this morning's Eye on Big Brothers Big Sisters, a special program is matching students at a Birmingham High School with staff members at UAB. CBS 42 took ...



More Than 1000 Birmingham High School Students to Receive Free In-Home Wi-Fi  Birmingham Times

By Adrienne Keel Mitchell. Birmingham City Schools. Birmingham City Schools students without internet access at home are receiving help from Sprint.



3 reasons to get excited about tailgating at UAB football games  Bham Now

Take a look at all them Blazers | Photo courtesy of @UABGameday Instagram The UAB football program made its much anticipated comeback last year after a.



Birmingham high school students create blogs available to millions  Birmingham Times

By Ariel Worthy. The Birmingham Times. Howard Crosby, middle, and his Advanced Blogging studio art class. (Ariel Worthy, The Birmingham Times). Students in ...



Accused Alabama school shooter, sister mug for camera after his release on bail  Dayton Daily News

The sister of an Alabama teen accused of fatally shooting a classmate on campus Wednesday posted a lighthearted selfie, complete with flowery Snapchat ...



All Birmingham High School area valedictorians are girls  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

All nine valedictorians from Birmingham High Schools are female.



Check out Best of Birmingham high school football players - Part 2  AL.com

On Tuesday, AL.com debuted its Best in Birmingham list of the top high school football players in the metropolitan area. The list included the top 25, highlighted ...



'A role model': African immigrant shakes off tragedy to excel at Huffman  AL.com

Thierry Havah plans to make the most of his opportunity. That's why the Huffman senior slides out of bed at 3 a.m. each day, rising early to study for a few hours ...



Montevallo man charged in sex abuse of 9-year-old girl  AL.com

Michael Joseph Snell, 27, was booked into the Shelby County Jail Wednesday, records show. He is charged with four counts of sex abuse of a child under the ...



Woodlawn vs. Banks 1974: Remembering the biggest game in Alabama high school football history  AL.com

Forty years after 42000 fans flocked to Legion Field, the memories of that game live on.



Cap Brown headlines list of former Birmingham coaches to be honored Friday  AL.com

Cap Brown headlines list of former Birmingham coaches to be honored Friday.



Top Birmingham high school football players entering 1st round of playoffs  AL.com

It's about to get real. Like, really, really, real. Win or go home. That's what the playoffs are all about. And these playmakers plan to keep playing, all the way until ...



Barrington's Beaubien will take his golf talents to Illinois Wesleyan  Chicago Daily Herald

Barrington senior Bobby Beaubien has committed to play golf at Illinois Wesleyan, the No. 4 ranked team in Division III.



2 teen girls shot as Birmingham water balloon fight turns into gun fight at Senior Skip Day  AL.com

A water balloon fight turned into a gun fight at a Birmingham park Friday afternoon. Two victims -- both senior girls who attend Huffman High School -- were ...



Wenonah High student killed in shooting while walking home from school  AL.com

The 17-year-old boy was walking home from school with a friend when a car pulled up and opened fire. The victim was rushed to UAB Hospital but died en ...



SCORES: Round Three of AHSAA Football Playoffs  Patch.com

BIRMINGHAM, AL - Round Three of the AHSAA Football state playoffs are this weekend, and many of the Birmingham metro teams that made the post-season ...



Before 'Woodlawn' movie, vintage photos reveal ugly scene for students  AL.com

The movie "Woodlawn" puts Alabama's civil rights history in the spotlight with the story of a Birmingham high school football team coming together through faith ...



Birmingham high school teacher, 41, charged with having sexual contact with 14-year-old student  The Birmingham News - al.com

Philllip Smith III was released from jail after posting $60000 bond.



The 19 obscure football teams that once played Alabama  AL.com

The 19 obscure football teams that once played Alabama. College football was on a different planet in 1892. It remained in that orbit for a few decades before it ...



'Everybody loved him' : 17-year-old Wenonah student gunned down on the way home from school  AL.com

Authorities have identified a Birmingham high school senior shot to death on his way home from school Tuesday afternoon. The Jefferson County Coroner's ...



Former Alabama high school star athlete shot to death by Shelby County deputy after chase in stolen SUV  AL.com

A former Birmingham high school standout athlete arrested just two months ago on drug and gun charges was shot to death early this morning by a Shelby ...



Possible 3rd suspect sought in killing of Birmingham teen  AL.com

Authorities are asking for the public's help in identifying a third person sought in connection with last week's shooting death of a Birmingham 15-year-old.



Bill Gates' foundation awards scholarships to two Birmingham high school students  AL.com

Two Birmingham high school students will receive their college education on the dime of the foundation created by Bill Gates.



Alabama Football Has Successful Record In Openers  247Sports

I have not seen every Alabama football season-opening game. Beginning on Nov. 11, 1892, when The University took on a team of all-stars from Birmingham ...



Capital murder charges dismissed against teens in deadly shooting of Jackson-Olin student  AL.com

Capital murder charges have been dismissed against two Birmingham teens implicated in the shooting death of a 15-year-old Jackson-Olin High School student ...



Donovan W. Carter of HBO’s ‘Ballers’: ‘LeBron will bring a title back to L.A. … I guarantee it.’  The Undefeated

I have now come full-circle.” These are a few words from the bio on Donovan W. Carter's personal website — and they couldn't be a more perfect summation of ...



In 'Hidden Figures' girls from Birmingham see themselves  AL.com

The Birmingham Mayor's Office hosted two private screenings of "Hidden Figures" for girls interested in STEM.



Shots fired outside Birmingham high school football game; no injuries reported  AL.com

Shots were fired outside the Jackson-Olin versus Parker high school football game at A.H. Parker High School in Birmingham Friday night, according to reports.



Amid protests, riots, 5 black students changed Birmingham schools forever 50 years ago this week  al.com

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- By the time 11-year-old Dwight Armstrong joined four other black students in integrating Birmingham schools in 1963, he was already ...



Ala. Mayoral Candidate Randall Woodfin Is a Sign of the Growing Progressive Movement in the South  The Root

Randall Woodfin believes any political revolution that takes off across the nation starts in cities like his hometown of Birmingham, Ala., where he is running as a ...



Birmingham superintendent finalist Regina Thompson says she would unite system by being 'open, transparent'  AL.com

Birmingham City Schools superintendent finalist Regina Thompson said she would reunite the school district by being "open and transparent."



What are the 3 big storylines for Birmingham high school football tonight?  AL.com

Vestavia Hills Coach Buddy Anderson speaks during the Jefferson and Shelby County Football Media Days in Gardendale, Ala., Monday, July 28, 2014.



5 cool stadiums to watch a high school football game in the Birmingham metro area  al.com

The area has its share of shiny new stadiums, but which ones stands out? Peruse this visual tour of a few of the area's standout high school football stadiums.



Myreon Jones, state's top-ranked 2018 basketball recruit, leaves Huffman for prep school  AL.com

Point guard Myreon Jones, the state of Alabama's No. 1 basketball prospect in the Class of 2018, has left Huffman, his Birmingham high school. On Monday ...



Arizona Basketball: Devonaire Doutrive an X-Factor for the Wildcats  FanSided

The 2018-19 Arizona Basketball season upon us, but when all is said and done, the Wildcats will have found a diamond in the rough in Devonaire Doutrive.



Wenonah, Ramsay reach state football championships, first time ever for two city teams in same post season  Birmingham Times

Wenonah in Class 5A finals; Ramsay in Class 6A finals. By Solomon Crenshaw Jr. For The Birmingham Times. Ramsay High football players pose with the ...



New York fire fighters' 1963 resolution that condemned Bull Connor's racist acts, finds home in Birmingham  AL.com

When Birmingham Public Safety Commissioner Bull Connor ordered Birmingham firefighters to turn their fire hoses on peaceful civil rights demonstrators in Kelly ...



Birmingham Metro Team of the Week: Calera High School  al.com

BIRMINGHAM METRO TEAM OF THE WEEK. School: Calera. Mascot: Eagles. Coach: Wiley McKeller, 2nd year,10-7. Classification: AHSAA Class 5A, Region 4.



The college football teams Alabama should schedule  AL.com

Who we think Alabama should add to the schedule from the big to small.



When The Doors played LA high schools and clubs  LA Observed

The passing of Ray Manzarek, the legendary keyboard player for The Doors, has brought up personal memories of the band all over social media. The Doors ...



Center Point's Willie Miller retiring after nearly 30 years in coaching  al.com

CENTER POINT, Alabama -- Center Point's football team becomes the 10th Birmingham metro football program to go looking for a new head coach this ...



To combat the negative effects of gentrification, Birmingham task force to hold public meetings  Birmingham Times

Times staff report. A city task force will study ways to limit the negative effects of gentrification.(Nick Patterson, The Birmingham Times). As part of the Birmingham ...



Ramsay 21, Opelika 16: Rams capture historic Class 6A championship  AL.com

Ramsay put a ring on it. The Rams on Friday night sprinted through a Beyonce-inspired pre-game banner at the Super 7, then led by quarterback Baniko Harley ...



Birmingham Metro Team of the Week: McAdory High School  al.com

BIRMINGHAM METRO TEAM OF THE WEEK: MCADORY. Mascot: Yellow Jackets. Coach: David Powell, 161-59 in his 19th season. Classification: AHSAA ...



Two metro Birmingham high school seniors among 141 U.S. Presidential Scholars  al.com

Students honored for displaying a range of achievements.



What's in a name? Plenty when UAB Football jerseys support Children's Harbor patients  Birmingham Times

By Solomon Crenshaw Jr. Alabama NewsCenter. UAB players wore jerseys bearing the names of patients at Children's Harbor. (Solomon Crenshaw Jr.



Magic of Birmingham's Legion Field inspires 'Woodlawn' movie cast and crew  AL.com

Football extras came from all over the Southeast to be a part of the new movie from Birmingham filmmakers Jon and Andrew Erwin.



Redefining a college-going culture: Volunteer to help high-schoolers complete FAFSA student aid forms  AL.com

Alabama Media Group is teaming with Alabama Possible, Leadership Birmingham, Birmingham City Schools and the Birmingham Education Foundation for the ...



Sally Field honored at high school alma mater in California  The Birmingham News - al.com

LOS ANGELES — Sally Field's high school still likes — really likes — the actress. The 64-year-old Oscar and Emmy winning star of ABC's "Brothers & Sisters" ...



Pat Sullivan picked as state's best all-time high school quarterback, player by AL.com readers  al.com

Pat Sullivan is probably best known for winning the 1971 Heisman Trophy at Auburn University. However, the current Samford head coach wasn't too shabby at ...



News headlines by Google News for Birmingham High School Birmingham OH

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Birmingham . This site has been created to offer a place for BHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Birmingham High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.