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Birmingham-Area Holiday Light Displays and Tree Lightings

By William Thornton | wthornton@al.com The holiday light display at Regions Tower in downtown Birmingham is back for another season. A fixture of the Magic City skyline,...

Chris Osborne, Lone African American on Team USA at Global Disability...

By Ryan Michaels The Birmingham Times Chris Osborne, Birmingham resident and champion golfer, is headed to London next month to represent the United States in the...

Reginald Ruffin Leaves Miles College To Become Head Football Coach at...

By Barnett Wright The Birmingham Times Reginald Ruffin, the highly successful athletic director and head football coach at Miles College, is headed to Tuskegee University where...

Leonard Smoot Coaches Miles College to National Golf Title

Solomon Crenshaw Jr. For The Birmingham Times Leonard Smoot was in the U.S. Marine Corps when he first got the notion of attending a golf tournament...

Tiger Woods suffers leg injuries after California car crash

Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Golf star Tiger Woods suffered leg injuries Tuesday in a vehicle rollover in suburban Los Angeles and was undergoing surgery, authorities...

The History of Black Golf in Birmingham

By Solomon Crenshaw Jr. For the Birmingham Times The top shelf of the pro shop at the Highland Park Golf Course in Birmingham’s South Avondale area...

Chris Osborne Lost Leg in Motorcycle Accident; Became Champion Golfer

By Solomon Crenshaw Jr. For the Birmingham Times Not many blacks played golf where Chris Osborne grew up, but that never stopped the Morristown, Tenn., native...

Miles Coach Leonard Smoot to be inducted into Golfer Hall of...

Solomon Crenshaw Jr. For the Birmingham Times Playing a round of golf is similar to a journey through life, said Miles College head golf coach Leonard...

Otis Windham Jr.: How the average golfer learns the game

By Otis Windham Jr. As a beginner, I often stood on the driving range and watched how effortlessly and far skilled players could hit the...

Regions Tradition champ returns to Birmingham, meets former Children’s of Alabama...

By Doug Segrest Alabama Newscenter Miguel Angel Jimenez is one of the planet’s most recognizable golfers. But when 6-year-old Beaux Waites met him, Beaux didn’t want his...

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