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6 nominated for Duval court vacancy
6 nominated for Duval court vacancy  Jacksonville Daily RecordGovernor has 60 days from May 8 to appoint one of the nominees.
Class Acts: Top graduates this year from Lincoln Southeast
Class Acts: Top graduates this year from Lincoln Southeast  Lincoln Journal StarRead about the top graduates from Lincoln Southeast this year.
SRO discovers, battles blaze at Oak Mountain Elementary - Shelby County Reporter
SRO discovers, battles blaze at Oak Mountain Elementary - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County ReporterHOMEWOOD – Those dressed in caps and gowns at Samford University's Pete Hanna Center on Wednesday, May 22, reflected on... read more. ...
SCHOOL NEWS: May 26, 2019
SCHOOL NEWS: May 26, 2019  Tuscaloosa NewsBlack Warrior Electric ScholarshipsBlack Warrior Electric Membership Corporation recently presented scholarships to 10 graduating high school seniors across ...
New library dean named at UA
New library dean named at UA  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-GazetteFAYETTEVILLE -- Dennis T. Clark has been named the next dean of University of Arkansas libraries. Clark, 47, will begin Aug. 1 after working at the University of ...
New library dean named at UA
New library dean named at UA  Arkansas Democrat-GazetteDennis T. Clark has been named the next dean of University of Arkansas libraries.
Quin, Joe Nix
Quin, Joe Nix  Dothan EagleJoe Nix Quin of Dothan passed away after a lengthy illness peacefully at his home on May 19, 2019. He was 86. Celebration of Life services will be held at.
Spain Park graduates look forward to the next chapter in their lives - Shelby County Reporter
Spain Park graduates look forward to the next chapter in their lives - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County ReporterHOMEWOOD – Those dressed in caps and gowns at Samford University's Pete Hanna Center on Wednesday, May 22, reflected on ...
Spain Park launches 384 seniors from Class of 2019 into the world
Spain Park launches 384 seniors from Class of 2019 into the world  Hoover SunIn all, 23% of the graduating class ended with a GPA of 4.0 or higher.
Smith inducted into Samford Hall of Fame - The Brewton Standard
Smith inducted into Samford Hall of Fame - The Brewton Standard  Brewton StandardFor more than 20 years, Coach Paul Smith has been working with those who are interested in playing tennis at T.R. Miller. From four courts next to the baseball ...
Dennis Clark Appointed Dean of University Libraries
Dennis Clark Appointed Dean of University Libraries  University of Arkansas NewswireDennis T. Clark will join the U of A as Libraries Dean on Aug. 1, 2019.
YSU assistant coach Carl Pelini glad to be back
YSU assistant coach Carl Pelini glad to be back  Youngstown VindicatorBy Greg Gulas · [email protected] BEAVER TOWNSHIP. For the 11th time in his 32-year football coaching career, Carl Pelini has purchased a house. The YSU ...
A sister's muse
A sister's muse  Hoover SunDanielle Portera's senior art show at Samford University focused on beauty. In her younger sister Dominique, the lifelong Hoover resident found the perfect ...
Economics Professor Explores Relationship Between Walmart and Food Insecurity
Economics Professor Explores Relationship Between Walmart and Food Insecurity  UKNowA Gatton College faculty member is releasing research which helps inform the national discussion about food insecurity.
Four Eagles ink National Letters of Intent
Four Eagles ink National Letters of Intent  KSBY San Luis Obispo NewsYour browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about HTML5 video.
Ravenwood senior plans 'gap year' to serve others around the world
Ravenwood senior plans 'gap year' to serve others around the world  The TennesseanHaley Galbreath, who graduates from Ravenwood High this month, is taking a gap year for mission work through a Texas program.
Steelers take chance on undrafted rookie quarterback
Steelers take chance on undrafted rookie quarterback  WPXI PittsburghThe Pittsburgh Steelers are in good hands at quarterback over the next three seasons with Ben Roethlisberger signing a new contract, but what about the future ...
Jewish Roots conference at Samford in September
Jewish Roots conference at Samford in September  PatheosSign up by June 1 to get an early bird discount to "Jewish Roots of Christianity," a conference at Samford University September 24-25, 2019. Cutting-edge ...
Police searching for suspects who fired 70 shots into home of Colts assistant
Police searching for suspects who fired 70 shots into home of Colts assistant  New York Post Indianapolis police are on the hunt for up to eight suspects after 70 shots were fired into the home of Colts assistant coach Parks Frazier on ...
Mountain Brooks Warren Fitzpatrick Awarded Cam Bean Scholarship
Mountain Brooks Warren Fitzpatrick Awarded Cam Bean Scholarship  Patch.comWarren Fitzpatrick Awarded Cam Bean Scholarship - Mountain Brook, AL - Samford track star and former MBHS student Warren Fitzpatrick was awarded a ...
Dr. Seuss inspired Holley to pursue teaching career - The Andalusia Star-News
Dr. Seuss inspired Holley to pursue teaching career - The Andalusia Star-News  Andalusia Star-NewsPleasant Home School third grade teacher Charlotte Holley credits Dr. Seuss for her becoming a teacher. “It was really sort of an accident ...
Hoover Service Club awards $41000 in scholarships to Hoover, Spain Park students
Hoover Service Club awards $41000 in scholarships to Hoover, Spain Park students  Hoover SunThe Hoover *Service* Club today gave out $41,000 in scholarships and awards to 11 students from Hoover and Spain Park high schools and honored six ...
Crestview's Purcell signs with Samford - Sports
Crestview's Purcell signs with Samford - Sports  The Northwest Florida Daily NewsCRESTVIEW — Marcus Purcell kept waiting, working and hoping.His offer would come. He knew it.A senior at Crestview High School, Purcell was a state ...
CMT Music Awards 2019: 3 acts with Alabama ties among nominees
CMT Music Awards 2019: 3 acts with Alabama ties among nominees  AL.comLittle Big Town, Zac Brown Band and Florida Georgia Line are in the running this year for the fan-voted awards.
Vikings move spring game to Samford
Vikings move spring game to Samford  Daily Mountain EagleDue to increased demand for seating, the Jasper Vikings have move their spring game to Samford's Siebert Stadium in Birmingham. DME - Johnathan Bentley.
COLUMN: McKnight on a rocky mountain high
COLUMN: McKnight on a rocky mountain high  Sarasota Herald-TribuneWhen Kelvin McKnight stepped onto the campus of Manatee High School, he planned to make a name for himself playing football for the Hurricanes.He quickly ...
Cape Fear Community College guard picks Samford
Cape Fear Community College guard picks Samford  WECTWILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Cape Fear Community College basketball player Donte Tatum has committed to play next season at Samford University in ...
Former Cary guard Tatum headed to Samford
Former Cary guard Tatum headed to Samford  HighSchoolOTFormer Cary High School guard Donte Tatum will play college basketball at Samford University in Birmingham, Ala.
Nonprofit honors several Birmingham businesswomen
Nonprofit honors several Birmingham businesswomen  Birmingham Business JournalSeveral women from Birmingham's business community have been singled out for their contributions. Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama recognized ...
Our lens on Donte Tatum
Our lens on Donte Tatum  HighSchoolOTFormer Cary High School guard Donte Tatum has committed to Samford University after two years at Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington.
Walker County men inducted into Samford Athletics Hall of Fame
Walker County men inducted into Samford Athletics Hall of Fame  Daily Mountain EaglePictured, from left to right, is Johnny Grubb, Barry Lollar, Gary Kinley, Bill Baker and Wayne Grubb, all former players on the Samford University 1971 ...
Samford asks Homewood for quarter-million in incentives
Samford asks Homewood for quarter-million in incentives  Birmingham Business JournalAn $11 million project would bring Samford University's football stadium up to par within the Southern conference.
Carnegie elevates Samford’s classification
Carnegie elevates Samford’s classification  Birmingham Business JournalSamford University's Carnegie Classification has received an upgrade – a reflection of the university's doctoral programs.
Parkview grad Carley Kuhns named head women's basketball coach at Samford
Parkview grad Carley Kuhns named head women's basketball coach at Samford  Gwinnettdailypost.comCarley Kuhns' rise in the women's college basketball coaching ranks is now at the NCAA Division I level.
Woman overcomes illness to become playwright
Woman overcomes illness to become playwright  CBS42.comBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- A Samford University student's journey to becoming a playwright was no small feat. . For the latest stories in breaking news, videos, ...
Samford Bulldogs Introduced Carley Kuhns as New Women's Head Basketball Coach
Samford Bulldogs Introduced Carley Kuhns as New Women's Head Basketball Coach  CBS42.comSamford University has hired Carley Kuhns as its new head women's basketball coach. "It's a dream come true, I'm honored and truly blessed to be here ...
Moving on up: Kuhns accepts HC position at Division I Samford University
Moving on up: Kuhns accepts HC position at Division I Samford University  Valdosta Daily TimesVALDOSTA –– Valdosta State Athletic Director Herb Reinhard announced Wednesday, Lady Blazer head women's basketball coach Carley Kuhns has ...
Kuhns Takes Head Coaching Position at Division I Samford University
Kuhns Takes Head Coaching Position at Division I Samford University  WTXL ABC 27Valdosta State Athletic Director Herb Reinhard announced Wednesday, Lady Blazer head women's basketball coach Carley Kuhns has been named head ...
Sources: Kuhns leaving VSU for Samford
Sources: Kuhns leaving VSU for Samford  Valdosta Daily TimesVALDOSTA –– Valdosta State women's basketball coach Carly Kuhns appears to be leaving her alma mater to become the head coach at Samford University, ...
Underwood, Cindy Walding
Underwood, Cindy Walding  Dothan EagleCindy Walding Underwood passed on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, following a nearly four-year battle against advanced ovarian cancer, which she fought with all her ...
Blood pressure patients can take tainted pills during valsartan shortage, FDA says
Blood pressure patients can take tainted pills during valsartan shortage, FDA says  KPTV.comDue to a shortage of certain commonly used blood pressure drugs, the US Food and Drug Administration took the unusual step Thursday.
Birmingham man killed in early-morning crash on I-20 near Irondale
Birmingham man killed in early-morning crash on I-20 near Irondale  AL.comA Birmingham man was killed early Friday when he was hit by a vehicle on Interstate 20 in Irondale. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim ...
Samford University names new dean of Beeson Divinity School
Samford University names new dean of Beeson Divinity School  AL.comA new divinity dean has been named to succeed the founder, who is retiring.
Blood pressure patients can take tainted pills during valsartan shortage, FDA says
Blood pressure patients can take tainted pills during valsartan shortage, FDA says  Q13 News SeattleDue to a shortage of certain commonly used blood pressure drugs, the US Food and Drug Administration took the unusual step Thursday of ...
Students celebrate Rascal Day at Cumberland School of Law with dog parade
Students celebrate Rascal Day at Cumberland School of Law with dog parade  AL.comLaw students took a break from studying on Thursday to celebrate and honor a former canine graduate. Cumberland School of Law hosted its annual Rascal ...
BWW Review: The Compassionate Life of John Howard Shines THE PRISONER'S FRIEND at Dawson Memorial Baptist Church
BWW Review: The Compassionate Life of John Howard Shines THE PRISONER'S FRIEND at Dawson Memorial Baptist Church  Broadway WorldDavid W. Chapman's original story takes creative liberties and dives into the last days of noted 18th-century ...
Former Alabama Supreme Court justice tapped as new senior services commissioner
Former Alabama Supreme Court justice tapped as new senior services commissioner  alreporter.comThe governor has appointed a new commissioner to oversee the state Department of Senior Services, the cabinet agency that administers programs ...
Anthony Ray Hinton honored as Samford's 2019 Corts Distinguished Author
Anthony Ray Hinton honored as Samford's 2019 Corts Distinguished Author  Birmingham TimesAnthony Ray Hinton will be honored as the 2019 Distinguished Author on April 16 at the ninth annual Tom and Marla Corts Distinguished Author Series ...
Easter Events To Check Out In Birmingham
Easter Events To Check Out In Birmingham  Patch.comEaster Events To Check Out In Birmingham - Birmingham, AL - There are several events for families to attend to celebrate Easter in Birmingham this year.
New principal for Brookwood Elementary School named | News
New principal for Brookwood Elementary School named | News  Gwinnettdailypost.comA 23-year veteran educator and school administrator will be coming to Brookwood Elementary School as its new principal.
Anthony Ray Hinton Set to Speak as the 2019 Corts Distinguished Author
Anthony Ray Hinton Set to Speak as the 2019 Corts Distinguished Author  Over the Mountain JournalAnthony Ray Hinton, who served 30 years on Alabama's death row before being exonerated and released, is being honored this month as the 2019 ...
Alabama Symphony Orchestra presents 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert'
Alabama Symphony Orchestra presents 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in Concert'  Bham NowAlabama Symphony Orchestra performs John Williams' score as the movie plays on the big screen at Samford University Wright Center April 12-13.
Zak Kent whiffs 14 as VMI defeats Samford, 5-4
Zak Kent whiffs 14 as VMI defeats Samford, 5-4  Augusta Free PressJunior right-hander Zak Kent recorded 14 strikeouts Sunday as the VMI baseball team defeated league-leading Samford University 5-4.
Magic City Newsmakers: Tornado relief efforts, Triumph Services, Foundry, BCRFA and more
Magic City Newsmakers: Tornado relief efforts, Triumph Services, Foundry, BCRFA and more  Birmingham Business JournalGood works from local companies and news from the region's nonprofits.
Samford's Christian ministry program gives students practical ministry prep
Samford's Christian ministry program gives students practical ministry prep  Alabama BaptistMarch 21, 2019. Every week Scott Guffin has a small group of students show up in his office. They're there for what he hopes is something ...
On this day in Alabama history: John Hall Buchanan Jr. was born
On this day in Alabama history: John Hall Buchanan Jr. was born  Alabama NewsCenterBorn on this day, John Hall Buchanan Jr. was a Republican representative in Congress from 1965 to 1981. He was a strong advocate of civic education, ...
Achievement Unlocked: Three Things to Celebrate at Age 40
Achievement Unlocked: Three Things to Celebrate at Age 40  ForbesToday, I am 40 years old. Here are three things I've achieved that relatively few people throughout history have done: Living to age 40. Life expectancy at birth, ...
Samford women's basketball coach Mike Morris to retire
Samford women's basketball coach Mike Morris to retire  CBS42.comBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Samford Athletics)– After 25 years at Samford University, including the last 17 as the head women's basketball coach, Mike Morris ...
Samford's Morris announces retirement from coaching
Samford's Morris announces retirement from coaching  AL.comAfter 25 years at Samford University, including the last 17 as the head women's basketball coach, Mike Morris announced his retirement from coaching Monday ...
The Samford University String Quartet—See this Notable Classical Performance!
The Samford University String Quartet—See this Notable Classical Performance!  NewsaegisThe Pell City Public Library welcomes the Samford String Quartet for its upcoming Wild and Wonderful Wednesday program scheduled for Wednesday, March ...
Living Well with Michelle: Eating herbs and spices
Living Well with Michelle: Eating herbs and spices  CBS42.comIn this week's Living Well with Michelle, it's all about herbs and spices. Michelle met with Samford University dietetic director & associate professor Mim Gaines to ...
University of Maine at Samford University — Local Sports — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine
University of Maine at Samford University — Local Sports — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily NewsBIRMINGHAM, Ala. – In game three against Samford, the University of Maine baseball team could not comeback from a four-run ...
Six candidates apply for Mathews interim appointment
Six candidates apply for Mathews interim appointment  Gloucester Mathews Gazette JournalMathews County has released the names of six people who have applied for the seat on the Mathews County Board of Supervisors that was vacated on Feb.
50 events happening this weekend in Birmingham, including 12 St. Patrick's Day celebrations
50 events happening this weekend in Birmingham, including 12 St. Patrick's Day celebrations  Bham NowTheater, live music and a whole lot of St. Patrick's Day celebrations. Here's what's happening this weekend in Birmingham, March 15-17.
Legal roundup: Samford University to host ethics reform panel, Bradley names new Tampa office managing partner and more
Legal roundup: Samford University to host ethics reform panel, Bradley names new Tampa office managing partner and more  Birmingham Business JournalEditor's Note: Legal Roundup is the BBJ's weekly look at news and notes from the local legal ...