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Loveless Academic Magnet Program (LAMP), Booker T. Washington Arts Magnet High School (BTW) and Brewbaker Technology Magnet High School (BrewTech) are consistently ranked among the highest performing high schools in the state – and, indeed, in the nation – by educational ranking sources, inc…

Huntingdon College President J. Cameron West announced recentlyy his appointment of Ms. Leanne Mallory Carroll ’05 and Ms. Stephanie Hicks to new leadership roles at the College. Effective immediately, Ms. Carroll will serve as the Vice President for Strategic Academic Initiatives and Ms. Hi…

In recent weeks many of Alabama’s hospitals, especially in metro areas have been dealing with higher and higher caseloads of Covid-19 patients. Former State Health Officer and current President of the Alabama Hospital Association Dr. Don Williamson told one news outlet last week, "I think we…

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“Meet me at Fleming’s around 5:00 PM,” the man said. “I think Booth is supposed to be there.” “Yeah, sure will,” was the reply. Or, “No, I can’t go fishing this afternoon. I have to take these chairs and silverware over to Freeny’s for that party. Maybe tomorrow.” And then, “I’ve got reserva…

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December in Alabama has always been interesting. Christmas, of course, is always a favorite time of year, as is New Years Eve. But throughout history, other December dates are memorable, though not all of them are celebrated, or even remembered without prompting. Let's take a look at a few o…

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Last week, the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce announced the winners of the 2020 MGM Impact Maker Awards. For the third year in a row, the Chamber’s Montgomery Business Journal announced the awards campaign to showcase member businesses and individuals who are making considerable impacts…

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‘Tis the season of COVID, and one can be forgiven for craving a tasty treat as a reward. Tiers of Sweetness, a family owned and community-based custom bakery, was bringing local pride, support, and sinful deliciousness to a nation-wide contest called, Greatest Baker. This competition took in…

Mayor Steven L. Reed convened a new task force last week comprising medical, health and community leaders who will help coordinate Montgomery’s continued COVID-19 response as cities across the nation and the state face a surge of Coronavirus activity that has been growing each day.