RSS

SAM CHANDLER

INK FACES PreSchool Partners_3.JPG

Photos by Erin Nelson.

PreSchool Partners’ mission is to give students the skills they need to be successful in kindergarten, so they can start school ahead of the game rather than behind. Read more

Faces

INK-FACES-CBD-stores_1.jpg

Photo by Erin Nelson.

Magic City Organics was the second specialty CBD store to open in Birmingham’s city limits this year. Near To Me CBD opened in May on 15th Avenue South, next to Zydeco. Read more

Faces

INK-COVER-Banks-Academy-football-1.jpg

Photo by Erin Nelson.

Banks Academy's inaugural football team had it's first game on Aug. 23 lead by head coach Riley White. Read more

East Lake

NKF_9369.jpg

Kamp Fender

Birmingham Legion FC fell to Ottawa Fury FC 1-0 on Saturday night at BBVA Compass Field. Read more

Happenings

NKF_9353.jpg

Kamp Fender

Birmingham Legion FC fell to Bethlehem Steel FC 2-0 before a sellout crowd in Sunday's franchise opener Read more

Happenings

NCAA Track

Kamp Fender

Former Woodlawn High School standout Jayla Kirkland was one of four local alumni who competed this weekend at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships. Read more

Faces

INK-COVER-NKF_7210.jpg

Photo by Kamp Fender.

Chandler Hoffman’s heart starts to pound when he thinks about March 9. Read more

Faces

ICI-HAPPS-Vulcan-10K-Magic-City-Marathon.jpg

Photo courtesy of Magic City Half Marathon.

Local runners can mark their calendars for the Nov. 4 Vulcan Run 10K and the Nov. 19 Magic City Half Marathon. Both races offer prize purses that annually attract top-notch competition. Read more

Happenings

ICI-FEAT---DonLupo.jpg

Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The 66-year-old Birmingham resident was at FBI Headquarters, placed among a crowd of nationally recognizable faces in Washington, D.C. Read more

Faces

USL Birmingham

Sam Chandler

The United Soccer League’s Birmingham franchise will debut in 2019. Read more

Business

Starnes Publishing assistant sports editor and community reporter Sam Chandler completed a fellowship at The Washington Post after his graduation from Samford. Read more

Faces

ICI FEAT Desert Island Supply3.jpg

Photo by Shay Allen.

Desert Island Supply Co. nonprofit promotes writing program for students in Woodlawn school system. Read more

Faces

ICI-FACES-Star-in-the-making1.jpg

Photo by Shay Allen.

Woodlawn High School senior Jayla Kirkland is one of the nation's top up-and-coming sprinters. Her ceiling is high; her drive is even higher. Read more

Faces

ICI-BIZ-Eagle-Solar-and-Light.jpg

Photo by Sam Chandler.

Prior to last November, Samuel Yates said the Birmingham metro area did not have a company devoted to solar energy power systems. Read more

Business

ICI-BIZ-Alabama-Environmental-Council-recycling-center1.jpg

Photo by Sam Chandler.

Since Alabama’s oldest nonprofit recycling center moved to a new location in the spring, its operators have been able to keep more of Birmingham’s trash out of landfills. Read more

Business

Tiny House Roadshow

Sam Chandler

The Tiny House Roadshow kicked off its three-day event at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex on Friday, July 22. The host builder, James Brewer, said he expects between 15,00 0 to 35,000 people to attend. Read more

Happenings

ICI-HAPPENINGS-Tiny-Home-Roadshow.jpg

Photo courtesy of James Brewer.

After 19 years in the mainstream construction business, James Brewer decided to shrink his professional scope. Now, the Mount Olive-based builder solely serves an expanding niche: the tiny house community. Read more

Happenings 1 Comments

Starnes Publishing assistant sports editor and community reporter Sam Chandler completed a fellowship at The Washington Post after his graduation from Samford. Read more

Faces

Sam Chandler, a sports writer for Starnes Publishing since October 2015, won first place in the Best Sportswriter competition and the current events on-site competition for the 2017 Southeast Journalism Conference. Read more

Faces