It’s time to get your lowdown on all the must-know news pouring out of our region this week. With Ben Folds Five’s album, National Bourbon Heritage Month, a Southern Living yard sale, and festivals galore, we bet you’ll keep busy!
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He or she might be among us. Filmmakers from around the South gather this weekend in our hometown for the 14th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival—a Birmingham-based celebration of international film. In historic theatres and more intimate venues across the downtown area, this year’s festival showcases nearly 200 short films, documentaries, and narrative features.
Name: Tyson Gay Hometown: Lexington, Kentucky Events: Track & Field, 100 meter and 4×100 meter What should we know about your sport? When you’re watching the hundred meter race, pay close attention. It may look like the winner is the person picking up speed. But it’s actually the person who is slowing down the least. That race is won and […]
Ah. It’s FINALLY here. My very favorite two days of the sporting year. Thursday-Friday of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tourney, the day when giants are knocked off, when the little guy hits the game-winner to clinch immortality on his home turf. Tune in to this post to hear all about the South’s best sleeper teams likely to shock the hoops […]
Last week’s ice storm left considerable destruction in several states, including Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, and Illinois. Some communities may not have electricity or municipally supplied water for weeks. Stay tuned to this site for information concerning how you can help residents rebuild infrastructure and get their lives back on track. If you’re planning a trip to the area or just […]