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Bob and Weave: New Homewood Gym Provides a Different Workout Experience

A new boutique boxing gym opened its doors on 18th Street in Homewood this month, and co-owner Lindsey Miller said people should expect it to deliver a workout that is different from any they’ve done before.


11 Vestavia Hills Seniors Named National Merit Finalists

VESTAVIA HILLS, AL - Eleven Vestavia Hills High School seniors learned this week they are now National Merit Finalists. All of Vestavia's National Merit Semifinalists made the cut as finalists.


Watford, Spartans soar to state

HANCEVILLE — If even a modicum of hope remained for the Vestavia Hills High School boys basketball team, Trendon Watford squashed it upon takeoff. Watford, Mountain Brook’s 6-foot-9 senior forward, caught a pass in midair from teammate Colby Jones as he sprang toward the basket at Tom Drake Coliseum


Along Came Jones: Talented, Thoughtful Junior Fits in Nicely With the Spartans

When junior guard Colby Jones transferred from Pinson Valley to Mountain Brook at the start of this school year, Spartans basketball coach Bucky McMillan had an idea of what kind of player he was getting.