Inspirational stories to prepare you for the AHSAA volleyball championships on Oct. 27-29

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Homewood Coach Andie Freedman talks to her volleyball team before the Sub-Regional tournament. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

Two teams. One journey. Discover the impact girls’ volleyball has on local teens in Alabama. Buy your tickets now for the AHSAA Volleyball Championships October 27-29 at the Birmingham Crossplex. 

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What 7 Birmingham area high schools are doing for graduation

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Even though things look a little different for the class of 2020, they still deserve to be celebrated, and many schools are keeping their commencement ceremonies on the calendar. Some local schools including Thompson and Vestavia have already held their graduation ceremonies. Here’s what seven other Birmingham area schools have planned for graduation.

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Homewood’s Patriot Band to make 9th appearance in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Homewood High School Patriot Band marching in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2011. Screenshot from You Tube.

Here is a Thanksgiving Day conversation starter.

What school has appeared in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, more than any other school in the U.S. outside the New York area?  Answer: Homewood High School Patriot Band.

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Mountain Brook, Homewood and other high schools around Birmingham rank high in college preparedness according to U.S. News and World Report

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Is your child a high schooler in Alabama? Then you’ll definitely want to check this out! In a study by U.S. News and World Report, several high schools in the greater Birmingham area were named as the best schools in Alabama. How did your child’s school rank on the list?
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