Alabama Decatur Students Team with AT&T Employees to Learn Skills for Success

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A caring adult is a key factor to ensuring a student graduates from high school and succeeds beyond graduation. One in three young people do not have a mentor when growing up, according to recent research.

That’s why AT&T is teaming with DECA in Decatur, Alabama to provide mentoring to teens, helping them discover their career passions and potential.

AT&T supports Decatur High School and Alabama DECA
AT&T supports Decatur High School and Alabama DECA to provide mentoring to more students.

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Photos and eyewitness accounts from yesterday’s Birmingham Airport protest

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Protesters at the Birmingham Shuttlesworth Airport – Photo by Rupa Kitchens

Yesterday, hundreds protested President Trump’s executive order temporarily barring visitors from seven predominantly Muslim countries. Bham Now collected comments and photos from local residents who participated in the demonstration that was organized in less than 24 hours.

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Friends of Shades Creek – Meet your friendly neighborhood salamander

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Last Saturday in Homewood, nature lovers and people of all ages, got to meet their “friendly neighborhood salamanders” at The Friends of Shades Creek’s  13th Annual Salamander Festival.

One of the most exciting exhibits at the festival was getting to hold the salamanders. Children and adults lined up to “wet” their hands and have the chance to hold the yellow spotted salamanders. It drew quite the crowd.

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Your new BFF – 45th Annual Birmingham Feline Fanciers Cat Show

The Birmingham Feline Fanciers (BFF) hosted their 45th Annual Cat Show Saturday, January 28th and Sunday, January 29th at the Zamora Temple.  According to Becki Vance, vice president of the BFF, an estimated one hundred seventy cats representing fifty different breeds competed in the eight ring contest.   Continue reading “Your new BFF – 45th Annual Birmingham Feline Fanciers Cat Show”