Birmingham, AL

North bests South for All-Star volleyball victory

McGill-Toolen's Kenya McQuirter and Lillie Fromdahl led the South to a 3-1 victory over the North in All-Star Sports Week volleyball on Thursday at …

Yellowjackets

Leadership Development Workshop - Birmingham Business Journal

Join the BBJ & Nancy Covert of Dale Carnegie Training for our brand new Leadership Development workshop.<p><i>"Tell me what to do and I'll do it to protect</i> …

Leadership

‘We pray with our kids and we share the same values’

By Anita Debro<br>Special to the Birmingham Times“You Had Me at Hello’’ highlights married couples and the love that binds them. If you would like to be …

Relationships

Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar opening first Alabama restaurant location in Mobile on July 23 - Birmingham Business Journal

A long-anticipated Louisiana restaurant chain is making its Alabama debut in the state’s oldest city.<p>Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar is opening a new …

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Vestavia Hills School Board approved plans to rezone district’s elementary schools - Birmingham Business Journal

A Birmingham suburb has approved plans that address the needs of its growing student population.<p>The Vestavia Hills School Board approved …

School Administration

Pedestrian killed in overnight Jefferson County hit-and-run

A man was killed in an overnight hit-and-run in eastern Jefferson County.<p>Jefferson County sheriff's Chief Deputy Randy Christian said deputies were …

Crime

Diapers - yes, diapers - are tax exempt this weekend

Alabama's back-to-school tax free weekend covers everything from clothes and shoes to computers and markers.<p>But diapers? Tax free for back to …

Taxes

Newcastle Homes plans The Cove at Helena - Birmingham Business Journal

By Brent Godwin <br>– Real Estate Editor, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 2:31pm CDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jul 19, 2018, 2:42pm CDT<p>A Birmingham homebuilder has …

Real Estate

Woodbridge Alabama opens new manufacturing facility in Southpoint Industrial Park in Tanner - Birmingham Business Journal

By Hanno van der Bijl <br>– Digital Producer, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 8:12am CDT<p>A Canadian automotive parts supplier has opened a new …

Manufacturing

Chris Mileski is ready for the next chapter at Revocation Radio Network

Last year Chris Mileski thought his career in radio might be over.<p>Until last October, he co-hosted the hosted a morning show on WDJC-FM in Birmingham …

Alabama

How metro Birmingham cities are responding to the Amazon effect and retail's new reality - Birmingham Business Journal

By Ingrid Schnader <br>– Intern, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 20, 2018, 12:24am CDT<p>The rise of e-commerce is posing a stiff challenge for several metro …

eCommerce

Airbus and Boeing: Business is good, but who's buying?

Boeing and Airbus are taking orders for a lot of new jets -- but who's buying? And what does the secrecy say about international trade tensions?<p>At …

Aviation

How banking startup CommerceOne Bank approaches lending and built its team - Birmingham Business Journal

By Angel Coker <br>– Banking and Legal Reporter, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 11:31am CDT<p>Birmingham’s first startup bank in a decade recently …

Customer Service

Alabama Hyundai worker: Auto tariffs 'would have a devastating effect'

The U.S. Commerce Department sought feedback on President Donald Trump's plans to consider taxing auto imports. It got an earful at an all-day …

Auto Tariffs

Tallassee-based PrimeSouth Bank expands Birmingham operations - Birmingham Business Journal

By Angel Coker <br>– Banking and Legal Reporter, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 2:39pm CDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jul 19, 2018, 2:56pm CDT<p>Another Alabama bank …

Birmingham, AL

Increasing threat for severe weather later today and tonight

Confidence is increasing in widespread severe storms this afternoon and overnight across the parts of Alabama, according to the National Weather …

Weather

Southern Veterinary Partners acquires Homewood veterinary clinic - Birmingham Business Journal

By Stephanie Rebman <br>– Managing Editor, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 12:11pm CDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jul 19, 2018, 4:34pm CDT<p>Southern Veterinary …

Pets

Regions posts earnings: net income up 28 percent annually

Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) today reported in the second quarter net income of $362 million, an increase of 21 percent compared to last …

Capital Markets

Branson tragedy: Mobile duck boat owner stresses safety

Mobile's duck boats don't just operate in different waters than the one that capsized Thursday in Branson, Mo., says a company founder: They operate …

Gulf Coast

Watch St. Paul & the Broken Bones serenade an ESPN crew at Bright Star restaurant

In case you missed <b>St. Paul & the Broken Bones</b> at Sloss Fest due to the weather day last weekend, maybe you caught them during dinner at The Bright …

Louisiana

Who's Who in Birmingham's banking world? Key leaders to know in Magic City money - Birmingham Business Journal

Birmingham’s financial sector is one of the most critical industries in the Magic City, and that’s not just because the field is a huge employer. The …

CEOs

19-year-old found stabbed to death in western Jefferson County home

A teen was found stabbed to death in a western Jefferson County home Thursday afternoon.<p>Jefferson County sheriff's deputies responded about 2:15 p.m. …

Crime

Burglars who used rifle fire to blast way into Irondale businesses also hit in Tuscaloosa

Burglars who used rifle fire to blast their way into two Irondale businesses - including a Maserati dealership - also hit in Tuscaloosa the same …

Crime

Uline facility sells to GCP for $12.5M - Birmingham Business Journal

By Brent Godwin <br>– Real Estate Editor, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 12:19pm CDT<p>Birmingham-based GCP recently acquired a large industrial …

Real Estate

'I panicked': Jury deliberates in capital murder trial

Christopher Kemp told jurors Thursday that he takes complete responsibility for the death of his 37-week-old unborn child.<p>Kemp is on trial for …

Crime

Mobile-based Austal USA opens new operations office in San Diego - Birmingham Business Journal

By Hanno van der Bijl <br>– Digital Producer, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 8:21am CDT<p>The U.S. subsidiary of an Australian ship building …

San Diego

As trial winds down, EPA cleanup continues at north Birmingham Superfund site

The bribery trial for a lawyer and coal executive accused of trying to avoid an environmental cleanup in north Birmingham is nearing an end, but …

EPA

When it comes to Saban and Friends, the SEC ignores the numbers

The big trend in recent years throughout the sports world is analyzing games and players with advanced statistics to uncover useful trends.<p>Analytics, …

College Football

Man found weak, dehydrated but OK after lost in Jefferson County woods for 13 hours

A man lost in north Jefferson County woods overnight was found early Thursday morning, 13 hours after he got lost.<p>Jefferson County sheriff's deputies …

Google Maps

Key takeaways from a memorable Innovation Week - Birmingham Business Journal

By Tyler Patchen <br>– Health and Technology Reporter, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 19, 2018, 11:26am CDT<p>It was certainly an Innovation Week to …

Sports Industry