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Civil Rights Icon Fred L. Shuttlesworth Honored with Mural at Birmingham...

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By Barnett Wright | The Birmingham Times Millions of visitors to Birmingham can now be welcomed at the International Airport in the city by one...

City of Birmingham Hosts Free Event Series to Mark Historic Preservation...

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City of Birmingham May is Historic Preservation Month, and in celebration of the City of Birmingham’s rich history and its mission to sustain its cultural...

Dora Marrisette Leads the Search for Birmingham’s Oldest African American Genealogy...

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By Sym Posey | The Birmingham Times The third Saturday of every month is special for Dora Marrisette, President of The Birmingham African American Genealogy Group...

FBI Director Christopher Wray in Birmingham for Civil Rights Conference

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fbi.gov FBI Director Christopher Wray summoned the words of Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in a speech Monday in Birmingham, Alabama encouraging...

Historic Golden Flake Facility To Take on New Life Through Retail,...

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Alabama NewsCenter An iconic Alabama brand may no longer be locally owned, but the place where countless Golden Flake potato chips were once cooked up...

Pete Buttigieg in Birmingham’s Historic Black Business District to Highlight Infrastructure...

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By Sym Posey | The Birmingham Times U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg was in Birmingham on Wednesday to celebrate a $14.5 million federal grant to turn Fourth...

Titusville Library to Host A. Faye Boykin’s Portrayal of Harriet Tubman...

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By Sym Posey | The Birmingham Times In honor of Women’s History Month, the Titusville Branch Library will present A. Faye Boykin’s renowned portrayal of...

Women’s History: Dr. Valerie LaVerne Thomas: Renowned Scientist, Physicist, and Inventor

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As we continue our series this month spotlighting notable African American women who have helped change and shape the landscape of our country, as...

Birmingham Awarded $14.5M to Redesign Historic 4th Ave. Black Business District

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The Birmingham Times U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) on Monday announced that the City of Birmingham has been awarded $14,556,040 from the U.S. Department of...

Exclusive: First Joint Interview with Poets Laureate, Ashley M. Jones and...

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By Javacia Harris Bowser | For The Birmingham Times It’s a sunny Tuesday in January, and Salaam Green is making a couple of stops in...