Affordable sustainability a focus for Bluff Park family

Zee Burns has to be the luckiest pup on Shades Mountain. Not only does she have a great family, Liane and Roy Burns and their son Walt, but she also calls Bluff Park’s only green/sustainable living home.. home. What four-legged friend would not wish for a living space with floor length windows where the sun […]

JAG SWAG: Spain Park baseball takes state championship

History has been made. The Spain Park Jaguars captured their first baseball state championship in school history, taking down the Sparkman Senators in the AHSAA Class 6A state finals May 17. After taking the opening game win, 2-1, May 16 at Paterson Field, the Jags took on the Senators at Riverwalk Stadium in Montgomery in […]

European Flair: Decorators’ ShowHouse in Greystone wows crowds

As Nan Teninbaum toured through Villa D’Ambra, the French Mediterranean-style house in Greystone selected as this year’s Decorators’ Showhouse, she couldn’t help but be inspired by the architecture and ambiance. “I don’t care where you are in the house, you get a beautiful view of something,” said Teninbaum, ShowHouse publicity chair. “Everything flows together and […]

The Bee-lievers: Husband and wife embrace beekeeping hobby

Brenda and John Belcher never had much interest in bees. Growing up, John would visit his Uncle Leonard, who was a beekeeper, but Brenda often went barefoot as a child, so getting stung on the foot did not make for a pleasant image. This all changed a few years ago, when John’s co-worker, Ricky Grace, […]