Changes are ahead for ninth grade students at Bryant and Central High Schools next fall. They'll be a part of a new Ninth Grade Academy meant to better prepare them for success in high school.
Ninth graders will no longer have to deal with the hustle and bustle of high school life. "Teachers who have volunteered and want to teach at the ninth grade level will work with these students. ...Read more
Prom is a special occasion that high school students look forward to all year, but prom can be a concern when it comes to the safety of students. Many local high school proms are approaching including Paul W. Bryant High School's prom, which is this Friday.
Lieutenant Brad Mason with the Tuscaloosa Police Department said prom season can lead to more accidents due to distracted driving. Mason added that underage drinking is also a problem and parents should never condone after parties with alcohol because they could be charged with giving alcohol to minors. ...Read more
Workers are putting the polish on preliminary preperations for A-Day. The University of Alabama is working hard to make sure everything sparkles for this weekend's events. At Bryant-Denny, A-Day means optimism. It means dusting off the legacy, and rembering the place of the grizzled legends, while making space for the heroes of the future. ...Read more
The University of Alabama Wheelchair Basketball team held its annual banquet Wednesday night at the University Club. Both the Men's and Women's teams were being honored for their achievements in the 2011 season. Head Coach, Brent Hardin, gave out several awards including the Iron Man and the most improved player of the season. Guests included University of Alabama President Dr. Robert E. Witt, and the University of Alabama's head basketball coach, Anthony Grant. ...Read more