At $428 million, the mayor’s proposed 2018 operating budget is the city’s largest yet. But where is that money going?
Speaking both publicly and anonymously, most council members express the belief that the mayor played a role in one member not seeking re-election.
A look into the firearm culture that still divides a mostly one-party state.
New legislation makes charter schools all but inevitable in the city. But is that a good thing?
An altercation between partygoers and police at five-year-old’s party results in four arrests in Kingston over the weekend.
After a process that was nearly derailed on several occasions, Board of Education announces Dr. Lisa Herring as new Birmingham City Schools head.
Poverty, education and crime intertwine in Birmingham, leaving educators, politicians and a community searching for answers.
A sudden evacuation during the Birmingham Board of Education’s superintendent interviews; interim superintendent’s temporary restraining order request fails.
Amid discussion over transparency and budgetary consistency, council pledges nearly $1.5 million to keep race in Birmingham.
Court records show interim superintendent Larry Contri can’t fill the top job for long — because a lawsuit mandates that he will retire in June.
Announcement of five candidates for school superintendent attracts criticism from board members and citizens alike.
Members discussed several possible changes to selection process during special meeting.
Bill for Railroad Park leads to questions about how money gets spent for some sites over others.
Inside the new Alabama-set podcast from the producers of 'Serial' and 'This American Life.'
Resolution clears way for golf cart cab companies in Birmingham.